Articles in "Jewish World"

Leaders of Jewish Orgs from Around the World Discuss Enduring COVID-19

Over 30 leaders of major Jewish organizations from around the world participated on Tuesday in a roundtable forum established by the Jewish ...

Special Prayer Held in Israel for Wellbeing of World Jewry

A unique prayer session was held on Sunday at the ancient site of the Tabernacle in Shiloh for the wellbeing and safeguarding of world ...

20% Increase in Demand for Aliyah to Israel Following COVID-19 Pandemic

A flight carrying 111 Olim (immigrants) from Ukraine was welcomed by Ministry of Aliyah and Immigration staff at the Ben Gurion Airport on ...

2019 was Most Anti-Semitic Year for US Jews in Last 40 Years, Report shows

Jews in the US were targeted by more anti-Semitic incidents in 2019 than any other year in the past four decades, the Anti-Defamation ...

Israel Hosts Roundtable to Tackle COVID-19 Challenges Facing Jewish Communities Around the World

Israel is reaching out to the Jews of the Diaspora and has initiated a roundtable of global and regional Jewish organizations to assess the ...

Israel Bans Bonfires Ahead of Lag Ba’Omer

The government has issued a blanket ban on the lighting of bonfires at all locations in the country on Lag Ba'Omer as part of its efforts ...

Interest in Aliyah to Israel from US Increases by 50% Amid COVID-19 Crisis

18 Olim (immigrants to Israel) from the US landed at Ben Gurion airport Tuesday evening, the latest group to land in Israel amid a recent ...

Why Did ‘Anti-Semitism’ Not Appear in the First Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary? Now We Know

The first edition of the Oxford English Dictionary (OED) did not include a definition for anti-Semitism, and a recently published letter ...

Canada: Spike in Anti-Semitism for 4th Consecutive Year

For the past five years, there has been a disturbing upward trend in anti-Semitism across Canada, with 2019 being the fourth consecutive ...

Alarmed By Global Spike in Anti-Semitism, Israel’s Holocaust Memorial Calls for Action

Yad Vashem, Israel's National Holocaust Memorial, has expressed "deep concern and dismay" following a recent global spike in anti-Semitic ...