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Shkedy shares his insights

FORMER head of the Israeli Air Force (IAF) and erstwhile CEO of El Al, Elyezer Shkedy, strives to live life according to some powerful maxims.

‘I couldn’t get to him’: 90-year-old Marcus Opit mourned

A JEWISH firefighter has spoken of his desperate attempts to save an elderly man's life after heroically entering his burning house in Dover Heights while off-duty this week.

Yeshivah-Beth Rivkah’s new principal?

YESHIVAH Beth Rivkah College (YBR) has announced its intention to sign Dr Shimon Waronker as principal of the schools.

Netanyahu says he will extend ‘Jewish sovereignty’ over all West Bank communities

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel will extend “Jewish sovereignty” over all communities in the West Bank.

Widening the Zionist conversation

WE must keep the Zionist ‘tent’ open, according to author and commentator Professor Gil Troy.

Succah by the Sea

REGULAR visitors to Sydney's iconic Sculpture by the Sea can look forward to something a little different this year.

Draft religious discrimination bill released

ATTORNEY-general Christian Porter chose The Great Synagogue as the venue to release the government’s proposed religious freedom reforms yesterday (Thursday).

Celebrating BJE’s 110-year ‘Jewish journey’

"TO be honest with all of you, it was the best experience of my life to this date," Ariella Shatari said at the NSW Board of Jewish Education's (BJE) 110-year anniversary on Tuesday.

JHC’s unprecedented pledge

THE Jewish Holocaust Centre Foundation (JHCF) this week received its largest ever pledge in support of the Jewish Holocaust Centre (JHC). 

JBOD to establish Beth Din working group

THE NSW Jewish Board of Deputies (JBOD) and Sydney Beth Din (SBD) will put aside their differences and work together on improving the latter's processes after a judge found its dayanim guilty of contempt of court in 2017.