All posts tagged SBS

ABC’s ‘glaring failure’

THE Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC) has written to the ABC’s managing director Michelle Guthrie asking her to explain the lack of coverage of last week’s rocket attacks on Israel from Gaza, the largest bombardment since the war with Hamas in 2014.

Search for ‘lost’ Jews

From the outback to tropical Queensland, a new TV documentary follows two Chabad of RARA rabbis as they go off the beaten track in their mitzvah tank in search of 'lost' Jews.

Israel ‘captured my heart and my mind’

EIGHT senior journalists, editors and producers shared their thoughts on Monday night on an intensive week-long study mission they'd recently been on to Israel and the West Bank.

SBS Hebrew program safe

JEWISH programming will continue on SBS Radio after a major review of foreign-language services by the broadcaster.

SBS apologises for Jerusalem coverage

SBS has apologised for its coverage of the violence in Jerusalem at the start of the recent Temple Mount crisis.

SBS urged to recognise Armenian genocide

A GROUP of 43 eminent Australians, including 13 with a Jewish background, have signed a statement calling on SBS to drop a commentary style which casts doubt on the Armenian genocide.

Israeli chef sizzles on SBS

ISRAELI chef Roy Ner has eaten at Michelin-starred restaurants in Milan and had white truffles costing $8000, but his favourite place in the world to eat is the Machane Yehuda market in Jerusalem.

The hidden world of Adass

A DOCUMENTARY into the hidden world of the 2000-strong Adass Israel community in Melbourne will screen on SBS television next Thursday night.

SBS, Air France leave Israel off map

SBS has apologised for leaving Israel off a map of the Middle East during an episode of the award-winning show Go Back To Where You Came From last week.

Jewish programs to remain on SBS

YIDDISH and Hebrew programs on SBS radio will continue despite the government’s budget cuts.