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Moti Segev

Gambling on the future

ISRAEL’S hi-tech success can be attributed to taking risks, one of its brightest scientists says.
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Temple playing to a new tune

JAZZ musician Mark Ginsberg was appointed president of North Shore Temple Emanuel (NSTE) at an extraordinary general meeting last month, following the departure of former president Sarah Fife.

Charlotte Vidor

Vidor lands spot on Multicultural Council

HOTELIER and communal figure Charlotte Vidor will commence her duties as a member of the Australian Multicultural Council (AMC) when the first meeting of the body is held this month.

Shimon Alankri

‘The day I was supposed to have died’

NOVEMBER 10, 2012 is a day Shimon Alankri will never forget. It was the day the injured Israeli veteran says he should have died.

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Madonna: Atmosphere of intolerance in Europe ‘feels like Nazi Germany’

I Madonna on Thursday said anti-Semitism and “growing intolerance” in Europe, and especially in France, has reached a level that “feels like Nazi Germany.”

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Fears for anti-BDS laws

JEWISH community leaders have pressed the Victorian Labor government not to scrap “move on” laws introduced by the Liberals when in government to deal with blockades and sieges of businesses by extremists.

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Swimming with sharks

CREATIVE, entrepreneurial and innovative Jewish teenager Daniel Baise appeared on Channel Ten’s Shark Tank on Sunday night, where he pitched his prototype of a transparent touch-screen computer.


Danby’s Ports in a storm

LONGSTANDING federal Labor MP Michael Danby is under challenge for preselection in his seat of Melbourne Ports, which he has held for almost 17 years.


More leaders to quit following Rabbi Glick’s resignation

RABBI Avrohom Glick stepped down from all positions associated with Melbourne’s Yeshivah Centre last week, including his spot on the Vaad Ruchni (spiritual council) which was personally given to him by the Rebbe’s emissary to Melbourne Rabbi Yitzchok Dovid Groner.


Special training for NSW rabbis

SHUL presidents and rabbis came together on Tuesday night to improve the protection of children at synagogues across Sydney.