MORE than 400 people attended the official opening of Emanuel School’s new Kleinlehrer Family LINC Building on Sunday.
THE Victorian Coalition has launched a petition encouraging the Labor government to reverse its changes to Special Religious Instruction (SRI), which will be cut from school hours as of 2016.
COMMUNITY Kashrut is now officially a new kosher hechsher in Sydney, The AJN can reveal.
EVERY Tuesday night in Port Melbourne, volunteers from Kehilat Nitzan Synagogue together with members of the Father Bob Maguire Foundation serve warm home-cooked meals to disadvantaged people in the area.
MACQUARIE University has recognised a top Israeli scholar with one of its most exclusive honours.
VICTORIAN Multicultural Affairs Minister Robin Scott will consider a state government grant to help the Jewish Holocaust Centre (JHC) expand its facilities and open a special museum appropriate for young children.
JOURNALIST Paul Sheehan pulled no punches in his presentation to the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies’ annual general meeting last week, taking aim at Western universities, the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign, the political left in general and even his own industry.
COMMUNICATIONS Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Israeli columnist and editor Shmuel Rosner engaged in a vibrant, robust conversation at the Zionist Federation of Australia’s 2015 plenary on Sunday.
THE ABC’s Triple J radio station has apologised after a journalist on its program The Hack tweeted a picture of ALP leader Bill Shorten wearing tefillin, in front of a fighter jet brandishing the logos of Visy.