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World Remembers Holocaust As Antisemitism Rises In Pandemic

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BRUSSELS (AP) — Holocaust survivors and politicians warned about the resurgence of antisemitism and Holocaust denial as the world remembered Nazi atrocities and commemorated the 77th anniversary of th...

Israel, Cyprus, Greece Power Cable Link Secures EU Funding

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NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — The European Union has earmarked 657 million euros ($736 million) for the construction of a 2,000-megawatt undersea electricity cable that will link the power grids of Israel, C...

Tiktok Adds New Features To Direct Users To Reliable Information On The Holocaust

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TikTok announced a slate of new features intended to reduce the spread of misinformation about the Holocaust shared on the platform and to direct users to trustworthy sources about the subject. Beg...

ANOTHER: Yaakov Litzman Resigning from Knesset, Pleads Guilty in Malka Leifer Case

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Yaakov Litzman has cut a deal with Attorney-General Avichai Mandelblit, becoming the second Charedi MK to do so in the past few weeks, after a deal was reached with Shas MK Aryeh...

Pictures: Jerusalem Covered In White

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JERUSALEM (VINnews)— As heavy snow blanketed Jerusalem with nearly 20 cm of snow, the city bathed in white Thursday morning. Children received a day off from school and romped happily in the snow, whi...

‘I’m Proud I Irritated You’: Father Of 15 Responds To MK Who Blamed Economic Woes On ‘Accelerating Birthrate’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — "I'm proud to have irritated you." With these words, a bus driver from Beitar Illit, Reb Moshe David Cohen, responded to a contentious statement by an MK from the Blue and White ...

Belz Deny Accepting ‘State Chasidic’ Core Curriculum, Stress They Want Equal Funding To Chinuch Azmai

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — The educational committee of the Belz chasidim in Israel has published a sharp denial of the reports that Belz have agreed to teach a core curriculum including Math, English and ...

Schumer Proposes Doubling Nonprofit Security Grant Funding To $360 Million

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NEW YORK (JNS) - Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced during a press conference on Wednesday in Midtown Manhattan that he is proposing to double the funding of the Nonprofit Securit...

ADAMS’ NEW YORK: Despite Rampant Shoplifting, Store Workers Told To Do Nothing But Watch (SEE THE VIDEO)

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — Two shocking videos have been published on the New York Post website, depicting rampant shoplifting in the city, with no consequences for the criminals. Brazen thieves casually...

Shabbos, or the Non-Jewish Girlfriend?

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By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5TJT.com Picture a non-observant young man with his entire life ahead of him.  Nachal lives in Teverya with his father, mother and two brothers.  He engages in water activ...

Seoul: N Korea Fires Projectile In 6th Launch This Month

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s military says North Korea has fired at least one unidentified projectile into the sea in its sixth weapons launch this month. South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of S...

Critics Said The BBC Blamed The Victims Of An Antisemitic Attack. The Broadcaster Admits The Account Was ‘Disputed.’

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The BBC has slightly revised a hotly contested article that had infuriated British Jews by seeming to blame the victims of an antisemitic incident. In addition to adding a clarifying note to the ar...

In Spain, Small Towns Are Unearthing Ancient Synagogues To Resurrect Jewish History — And Attract Tourists

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MADRID (JTA) - Beneath a sprawling 14th-century building with moss-furrowed terrace walls and interiors painted in garish strokes of purple and yellow lie what could be the remains of Spain’s second-l...

Feds Accuse Texas Man Of Selling Gun Used To Take Synagogue Hostages

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DALLAS (AP) — A Texas man has been charged with a federal gun crime after authorities say he sold a gun to a man who held four hostages inside a Texas synagogue earlier this month before being fatally...

London: Two Orthodox Jews Viciously Beaten In Unprovoked Attack [VIDEOS]

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STAMFORD HILL (VINnews) — Two orthodox Jewish men were viciously attacked on Wednesday evening in front of a Stamford Hill bakery. Video footage released by London Shomrim showse two men exiting th...

‘Sold By Amazon’ Program Ends Following State Investigation

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SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon will end its “Sold by Amazon” program after an investigation by Washington state's attorney general found it was anticompetitive and violated antitrust laws, according to court d...

Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla, Son Of Holocaust Survivors, Is Working To Preserve Jewish History

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WASHINGTON (JTA) - From the halls of the United States Capitol to the streets of Europe, politicians and activists protesting against vaccine requirements have increasingly invoked the Holocaust. S...

Germany: Telegram Becoming A ‘Medium For Radicalization’

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BERLIN (AP) — A top German security official said Wednesday that his agency has created a task force to investigate individuals suspected of using Telegram to commit crimes, amid growing concerns that...

JUDGE: Monsey Stabber will Not Stand Trial in Chanukah Attack

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ROCKLAND (VINnews) — Grafton Thomas, the vicious antisemitic monster who allegedly attacked and stabbed multiple Jews, killing one of them, will not stand trial in the foreseeable future, if ever at a...

UPDATED: Rav Yisroel Salanter zt”l: 139th Yahrtzeit

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By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com CORRECTION:  Dr. Shneur Leiman has definitively shown that the previous picture depicting Rav Salanter zt"l was, in fact, Rabbi Yaakov Schachter the author of...