Nicholas Winton, the ‘British Schindler,’ dies at age 106

A man who became known as the “British Schindler” for saving hundreds of Czech children from Nazi persecution in the run-up to World War Two, has died at the age
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Report: IDF to okay bolstered Egyptian forces in Sinai after deadly attacks

The Israel Defence Forces has reportedly decided to grant all Egyptian requests to reinforce troops in the Sinai Peninsula hours after Islamic State-linked insurgents killed dozens of people Wednesday in a slew of attacks in the region's north, according to Channel 2.


Gaza rocket explodes in the south

Gazan rocket exploded in the Gan Yavne region, east of Ashdod on Tuesday evening, shattering four weeks of quiet and setting of air raid sirens in the Ashdod and Lakhish […]

“I’m going to try to do everything I can": Melbourne's Chani Gurewicz.

Australian Jew helps in quake-struck Nepal

KATHMANDU – An Australian Jewish woman who found herself in Nepal during the earthquake is promising to stay in the country and help reconstruct it.


Lieberman resigns as FM, won’t join next coalition

Yisrael Beytenu leader Avigdor Lieberman announced Monday that he was resigning from his current position as foreign minister and that his party would not join the new coalition.


Israel spearheads Nepal relief efforts

Israeli’s ambulance service led international relief efforts in Nepal this week, arriving ahead of all other foreign medical organisations and getting straight down to work treating the wounded. Almost as […]


300 Israelis return home from earthquake-ravaged Nepal

More than 300 Israelis have returned home from earthquake-ravaged Nepal, including 25 infants born to surrogate mothers.


Mortar shells fired from Syria land near Golan kibbutz

Two mortar shells fired from Syria struck open areas near a kibbutz in the Golan Heights.

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Terrorists fire rocket from Gaza

Terrorists in Gaza fired a rocket at the Sderot area on Thursday evening, shattering months of quiet and triggering air raid sirens in the area.


Holocaust diary prompts quest

A RESEARCH team at Yad Vashem is requesting help from the public in tracking down information about people named in a journal written during the Holocaust.