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Telsner still being paid ‘regular salary’

More than 18 months after Rabbi Zvi Hirsch Telsner resigned as the Yeshivah Centre’s senior rabbi, admitting that his conduct towards child sexual abuse victims and their families was not in line with the values of Yeshivah, he is still being paid “his regular salary”.

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Spielberg: ‘Israel is our homeland’

FILMMAKER Nancy Spielberg was a huge drawcard for the United Israel Appeal (UIA) women’s division event.

Top award for Moving Forward Together

Premier: ‘I’m the granddaughter of survivors’

Concern at ACTU secretary’s BDS views


Jewish driver set for F1 debut

Jewish Canadian Lance Stroll has become the second-youngest driver in the history of the sport to make his race debut on the Formula One stage.


Mixed netball makes its mark

The fifth season of Maccabi Social Mixed Netball got underway on March 20 on a high note, with more than 200 young adults and 22 teams doing battle in 11 games.


‘Dual US-Israeli citizen behind most JCC bomb threats’

A 19-year-old dual American Israeli living in Ashkelon has been arrested, suspected of being behind most of a series of bomb and other threats to Jewish communities.

Israel uneasy as Syrian conflict threatens Golan

Tensions are flaring between Damascus and Jerusalem, after the most significant clash since the start of the Syrian civil war six years ago.


Nancy Spielberg goes above and beyond

In Australia as a guest of UIA, Nancy Spielberg talks to Yael Brender about her Jewish identity, her brother Steven and her upcoming work.

Filming Natalie Portman’s thriller

French director Rebecca Zlotowski speaks to Yael Brender about working with Natalie Portman, the excitement of the Venice Film Festival and her future film projects.


Win tickets to Denial

Based on the compelling true story, ‘Denial’ had its Australian premiere at the opening night of the Jewish International Film Festival.

Win tickets to Cabaret



Israel and its first peoples, the Jews, are not the problem

BENJAMIN Netanyahu’s visit to Australia was significant, both historically – the first visit by an Israeli Prime Minister – and for the future Australia-Israel relationship.

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