All posts tagged London

Solomon secures spot at world championships

WITH time ticking away to qualify for next month’s Athletics World Championships in London, Australia’s Steven Solomon secured his selection last week by running his fastest 400m race since the 2012 Olympic Games final.

Arise Sir Frank

SHOAH survivor turned tycoon Sir Frank Lowy expressed his pride this week at receiving a prestigious royal honour.

Master of Middle Eastern cuisine

Internationally renowned Israeli chef, restaurateur and author Yotam Ottolenghi joins popular reality cooking show MasterChef Australia as a guest judge on Sunday. Phoebe Roth met him while he was in Melbourne earlier this year.

Funny business

From US President Donald Trump’s brain, to Brexit, to the carry-on in Canberra, popular British comedian Andy Zaltzman has a load of laughs in store for local audiences.

Music’s highs and lows

After following her Sephardi roots to Israel to shoot the video clip for her new single, London-based Australian singer-songwriter Anita Lester talks to Yael Brender about her musical journey.

Anti-Israel activists target London tube

The discovery of hundreds of posters marking Israel Apartheid Week on London Underground trains sparked a commotion in Jerusalem on Monday, with senior administration officials, as well as members of the opposition, contacting their British counterparts demanding answers.

Memories of Jewish London

LONDON is best explored on foot and Stephen Burstin’s tour of old Jewish East End, spread over a couple of hours, gives a fascinating insight into the Jewish community that

Kellerman fulfils Paralympic dream

NEXT week Adam Kellerman will embark on the journey of a lifetime, when he dons the green and gold at the 2012 London Paralympics.

As London burns, riots spread to Jewish communities

WHILE some Jews in London marked Tisha b’Av on Tuesday by lamenting the burning of the Holy Temples on that day some two millennia ago, other London Jews watched as […]