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IDF targets Hamas chairman in response to rockets

ISRAELI Defence Forces (IDF) fighter jets targeted the office of Hamas chairman Ismail Haniyeh in the Gaza Strip overnight after a 9-year-old Israeli was shot and more than a dozen

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national

Adass Israel welcomes new Rov

ELABORATE and impressive ceremonies welcomed Rabbi Shlomo Kohn to Melbourne’s Adass Israel Congregation earlier this month.

Wollongong, Hebrew unis unite for exchanges

Reformist slams American Muslim politician’s gibes

ORAH Project giving charities a boost

Wealth ManagementAn Australian Jewish News feature

Glory and pain – the hazards of being a fund manager

By marcus padley I manage a $38 million Australian equity fund. It was great last year, the market was up 12 per cent and we were up 23 per cent. […]

What to do after the market mayhem

by Roger Balch Although the natural reaction upon seeing headlines like “As of lunchtime November 21 the ASX had wiped out two years of gains” (in the AFR) is to […]

sport

Medals and PBs flow at NSW Open

THIRTEEN Jewish swimmers competed at a star-studded Swimming NSW Open Championships at Sydney Olympic Park last weekend.

Lance Stroll pockets first points in pink

LANCE Stroll burst onto the Formula 1 scene as a fresh-faced 18-year-old in 2017, before he’d finished high school and obtained his road licence.

international

Trump officially recognises Golan as part of Israel

With Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu standing at his side, US President Donald Trump on Monday signed an official presidential proclamation recognising Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights

Gaza rocket strikes home in central Israel, injures seven

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel will “respond forcefully” against Hamas and terrorists in the Gaza Strip, after a rocket was launched Monday morning at Israel.

arts

Jewish actor shines in West Side Story

In the first musical to be performed on Sydney’s harbour stage, Jewish actor Rubin Matters stars as Diesel, second-in-command of the Jets gang in West Side Story.

The fashion flurry

The Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMFF) took centre stage last week. Rebecca Davis reports on the Jewish players.

competitions

Win tickets to Michael Shafer’s 50/50

Building from the success of his sold out shows Jewish-ish and Kosher Bacon, Michael Shafer’s 50/50 is a raw, deeply personal and hilarious account of his physical and mental health journey. […]

opinion

‘I was barely breathing, my hands were trembling’

TERROR. It is the only word to describe the feeling when I stepped into the small hotel room, put down my bag and froze. I had just left a nearby […]

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