Monday, March 27, 2023

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Historic Meeting of Leading Senior Mashgichim at Home of Rav Gershon Edelstein

Gedolim Urge the Daily Learning of Mussar in Dirshu’s Kinyan Chochma Program

After Tornado, Harrowing Tales Of Survival In Mississippi

SILVER CITY, Miss. (AP) — Nothing remained of William Barnes’ home in the tiny western Mississippi town of Silver City after a killer tornado tore it off its foundations. He stood in disbelief Saturda...

Israeli Defense Minister Calls For Halt To Judicial Overhaul

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's defense minister became the first ally in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's coalition to break ranks on Saturday as he called for an immediate halt to the far-right governm...

Putin Says Russia Will Station Tactical Nukes In Belarus

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin announced plans on Saturday to station tactical nuclear weapons in neighboring Belarus, a warning to the West as it steps up military support for Ukraine...

Photos-Video: ‘There’s Nothing Left’: Deep South Tornadoes Kill 26

ROLLING FORK, Miss. (AP) — Rescuers raced Saturday to search for survivors and help hundreds of people left homeless after a powerful tornado cut a devastating path through Mississippi, killing at lea...

Important Message from Rabbi Dovid Koledetsky

A young talmid chochom is suffering from illnesses that affect his lives every day. He can't work as much as he used to. He is in debt and cannot afford basic needs! Please donate generously...



Wherever you celebrate Pesach, Dekal has you covered

Traveling on Pesach? Fun! Setting up a kosher l’pesach kitchen while traveling? Not as fun. Transform your hotel, Airbnb, or rental in minutes with Dekal Kosher counter covers and actually enjoy...

2 Soldiers Injured, 1 Seriously In Terrorist Shooting In Huwara, IDF In Manhunt For Terrorists

JERUSALEM (VINnews) —  Two IDF soldiers were moderately and seriously injured by gunfire in the village of Huwara, south of Shechem. The two were evacuated to Beilinson Hospital in Petah Tikva for fur...

Airline Passenger Honored For Tackling Man In Flight Attack

EXETER, N.H. (AP) — An airline passenger who helped tackle a man trying stab a flight attendant with a broken metal spoon was honored Friday by his hometown police department in New Hampshire. Jeff...

North Korea Claims ‘Radioactive Tsunami’ Weapon Test At Sea

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea claimed Friday to have tested a nuclear-capable underwater drone designed to generate a gigantic “radioactive tsunami” that would destroy naval strike groups and ...

NY’s Power To Regulate Religious Schools Trimmed By Judge

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Parents cannot be required to pull their children from private schools in New York that fail to meet state-designated standards, a judge decided, striking down a key provision of r...

Poland Honors Citizens Who Helped Jews During Holocaust

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish President Andrzej Duda took part in nationwide observances Friday to honor Poles who risked — and often lost — their lives trying to save Jews from the Holocaust during th...

Elderly Ukrainian Helicopters Pummel Russians From Afar

DONETSK REGION, Ukraine (AP) — Skimming the treetops, three Soviet-era attack helicopters bank and swoop down on a field after an early-morning mission to the front lines in the fight against Russia’s...

Hong Kong Traffic Accident Leaves 87 People Injured

HONG KONG (AP) — Four passenger buses and a truck collided near a Hong Kong road tunnel Friday and 87 people were injured, including children. Most of the injuries were minor. The accident occurred...

New ADL ‘Audit’ Finds 2022 Had Highest Levels Of Antisemitism In 44 Years

NEW YORK (JNS) - The 3,697 antisemitic incidents stateside that the Anti-Defamation League recorded in 2022 represent a 36% increase over the 2,717 it tracked in 2021 and “the highest number on record...

New Website Lists Events And Resources Celebrating Israel’s 75th Yea

NEW YORK (JNS) - The new website “Celebrating Israel at 75” is a resource providing information about communal celebrations of Israel’s 75th anniversary in the United States. The site also feat...

Jewish Shoppers Struggle With Highest Prices In Recent Memory For Passover Food

NEW YORK (JNS) - A woman pushed her shopping cart down an aisle filled with Passover foods in a supermarket in northern New Jersey. She lifted a box of kosher-for-Passover soup mandle—a type of cracke...

China Threatens Consequences Over Us Warship’s Actions

BANGKOK (AP) — China threatened “serious consequences” Friday after the United States Navy sailed a destroyer around the disputed Paracel Islands in the South China Sea for the second day in a row, in...

US Launches Airstrikes In Syria After Drone Kills US Worker

BEIRUT (AP) — A strike Thursday by a suspected Iranian-made drone killed a U.S. contractor and wounded five American troops and another contractor in northeast Syria, the Pentagon said. American force...