Saturday, May 28, 2022

World

100-Year-Old Fulfills Dream Of Immigrating To Israel, Dies In His Sleep The Next Day

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Meir Halimi dreamed of immigrating to Israel all of his life. At the age of 100 years old, Halimi realized his dream as he left his native Nice and immigrated...

In Another Dark Day For UK Retailing, Debenhams Set To Close

LONDON (AP) — In another dark day for the British retailing industry, Debenhams said Tuesday it will start liquidating its business after a potential buyer of the company pulled ou...

Dispute Over Rival Gur Faction’s Synagogue In Beit Shemesh Broadens Rift Within Chasidus

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BEIT SHEMESH (VINnews) — A spate of accusations and counter accusations has broken out between the Gur chasidim following the rebbe, Rabbi Yaakov Alter, and those following Rabbi S...

Car Hits Pedestrians In Germany; 2 Killed, 15 Injured

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BERLIN (AP) — A car drove into a pedestrian zone in the southwestern German city of Trier on Tuesday, killing two people and seriously injuring 15 others, officials said. The dr...

Watch: First Chareidi Wedding In Dubai

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DUBAI (VINnews) — Due to coronavirus restrictions in the US, Israel and the UK, weddings cannot a present be made with more than a few guests as gatherings are prohibited. For this...

Red Cross Chief Urges Vaccine ‘Fake News’ Fight

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The head of the world’s largest humanitarian network is urging governments and institutions to combat “fake news” about COVID-19 vaccines which has become “a ...

Will Trump Leave Biden A War In The Middle East? The Iran Assassination, Explained.

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WASHINGTON (JTA) — The simmering fear among Middle East watchers that President Donald Trump might attack Iran in the waning days of his presidency was inflamed on Friday when assa...

Saudi Arabia Officially Allows Israeli Airliners To Fly Over Airspace To UAE, Bahrain

SAUDI ARABIA (JNS) — Saudi Arabia announced on Monday that Israeli airliners can use its airspace en route to the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain. Until now, Israeli airliners ...

Police Manhandle Chareidi Woman Who Refuses To ID On Public Bus

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — A Chareidi woman was manhandled and violently arrested after she refused to identify herself on a public bus. Police had entered the bus and found that she wa...

Reckless Youth Fractures Skull Jumping From Pennybacker Bridge For Youtube Stunt

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NEW YORK (VINnews) — A reckless youth decided to capture himself jumping from Pennybacker Bridge in Austin, Texas in order to "chase a dream" ended up spending three days in hospit...

Yemina MK Ayelet Shaked: ‘The Educational System Opened In Merit Of Rabbi Kanievsky’

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Yemina MK Ayelet Shaked met Monday with Chareidi journalists and spoke about her party's preparations for the coming elections, at the same time issuing a num...

Dictionary.com Picks ‘Pandemic’ As Its 2020 Word Of The Year

NEW YORK (AP) — On Dec. 31, China reported a cluster of pneumonia cases of unknown origin to the World Health Organization. By Jan. 31, WHO declared an outbreak of a novel coronavi...

Jared Kushner To Travel To Saudi Arabia, Qatar This Week

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner will travel to Saudi Arabia and Qatar this week as part of negotiations to end a longtime boycott of...

US Embassy In Hungary Slams Article Likening Soros To Hitler

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — The United States Embassy in Budapest on Monday condemned an article published by a Hungarian official that drew parallels between American-Hungarian billi...

Opinion: The Assassination Of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh: What Are Iran’s Options?

TEHRAN (JNS/ARDAVAN KHOSHNOOD) - On Friday, Nov. 27, at 18:17 Iranian local time, the Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics (MDAFL) of the Islamic Republic of Iran issued ...

Head Of Largest Jerusalem Talmud Torah: We’re Open Since Sukkos, 700 Tests, No Infections

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JERUSALEM (VINnews) — Rabbi Avraham Finzel, the principal of Chochmas Shlomo, the largest Talmud Torah in Jerusalem, came to the Knesset's State Control committee and testified reg...

12 Tips On How To Deal With Anger

Being angry is intense. Your body tightens up, your mind races. Emotions run wild, and you can’t think straight. This chain reaction can create havoc in your life until you l...

Watch: Breslav Leader Mota Frank On Dubai Hot Air Balloon, Burj Khalifa, Meeting Local Officials

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DUBAI (VINnews) — Mota Frank, one of the well-known Mashpi'im (influential people) among Breslav chasidim, is visiting Dubai at present and shared a number of his colorful experien...

Iran Says Israel Remotely Killed Military Nuclear Scientist

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A top Iranian security official on Monday accused Israel of using “electronic devices” to remotely kill a scientist who founded the Islamic Republic's military ...

UK Stocks Up On Vaccines, Hopes To Start Virus Shots In Days

LONDON (AP) — Britain said Sunday it has secured 2 million more doses of a promising coronavirus vaccine as it gears up to launch within days the country's most ambitious inoculati...