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Recognition for AJN journalist

AJN sports editor Adam Blau has been recognised for his “above and beyond” coverage of Hakoah Sydney City East Football Club’s 2014 season, receiving the Football New South Wales media award.

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Tributes flow for ‘quintessential mensch’

MAGEN David Adom (MDA) NSW life governor and immediate past president Allan Bermeister has passed away at the age of 75 after a battle with cancer. Bermeister served as

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Compensation for child survivors

CHILD Holocaust survivors in Australia are set to benefit from the establishment of a landmark $250 million fund agreed to between the Claims Conference and German Government. The joint

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Shticking it to the government

HENRY Greener, architect of the iconic Jewish community TV program The Shtick is furious at the Federal Government’s decision to remove Australia’s community TV stations from the air. Communications

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NSW Police launch Operation Hammerhead

Police have increased their presences in NSW. NSW Police Commissioner Andrew Scipione launched Operation Hammerhead today to focus on transport hubs, places where people gather in large numbers, iconic

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‘Anti-Semitic’ TAFE leaflet pulled

A FORM that was widely circulated at TAFE in Randwick has been scrapped after a member of the Jewish community complained about elements in the literature that displayed

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Local Sobibor survivor mourned

MRS Regina Zielinski, the only known Australian survivor of the Sobibor extermination camp, has passed away peacefully at the age of 89. Only last month The AJN reported Mrs

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Jewish schools too expensive? Not any more

IF the prospect of exorbitant fees is deterring you from sending your kids to a Jewish school, think again. That’s the message from Melbourne’s Yeshivah-Beth Rivkah (YBR) Colleges

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Interfaith trip of a lifetime

WHILE conflict raged in the Middle East, 22-year-old Amie Liebowitz was breaking down stereotypes and finding common ground with Muslim students and young professionals from around the world. Liebowitz,

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Rabbis condemn ‘dying with dignity’ proposals

ORTHODOX rabbis have condemned proposals to amend Australian laws to ease restrictions on assisting the ending of life for terminally ill patients. A Senate committee is currently holding an

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