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Brinkmanship from Abbas

The Palestinians have issued an offer to save peace talks, and a threat to cause chaos if Israel doesn’t follow its wishes. Earlier this week, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said that he is prepared to extend negotiations beyond their scheduled …

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‘Baruch’ O’Farrell: a firm friend

Communal leaders have highlighted former New South Wales premier Barry O’Farrell’s strong ties with the Jewish community, following his resignation from the state’s top job last week. Affectionately dubbed


Israel eyes off World Group spot

ISRAEL’S hopes of returning to the Davis Cup World Group were handed a boost last week when it was drawn to host Argentina in the playoffs over the


Maccabi WA honours its best sports stars

MACCABI WA has named Ironman champion Amos Gollach as the winner of its coveted George Cohen Jewish Sportsperson of the Year Award – the top prize at its


Seventh heaven in the east

MACCABI Hakoah Football Club had seven winning teams on the weekend, which all faced horrendous conditions to pick up the points in their matches. All three senior women teams


AJAX outstanding again

AJAX has continued its dominant start to 2014 with a convincing 15.11 (101) to 6.10 (46) win over Mazenod at Gary Smorgon Oval on the weekend. The Jackas’ second


Sublime Solomon sprints to third title

STAR speedster Steven Solomon made a successful return to Aussie soil on the weekend, when he took out his third 400m title at the Australian Athletics Championships in Melbourne. The

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FREE soup for the elderly

AROUND 50 young volunteers gathered at the National Council of Jewish Women of Australia’s (NCJWA’s) Fanny Reading Council House late last month to cook for the elderly. Cooking For

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Betar turns 90 in new bayit

NINETY years on from its establishment, Betar Australia has opened the doors of a new home for future generations of the movement, in a ceremony drawing 200 people. The

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Pollies’ Pesach greetings

TONY ABBOTT THE epic story of the liberation of the Jewish people continues to inspire and unite Jewish communities around the world. The story of the Exodus has been passed

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