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‘Jewish Berlin’ magazine hides name to avoid anti-Semitism

Wednesday February 25, 2015
German-Jewish publication will start delivering copies in blank envelopes to conceal publication’s title

Top Netanyahu adviser reportedly against Congress speech

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Yossi Cohen denies report claiming he is opposed to controversial address; Arab envoys said to be staying away after invite from Israeli ambassador

Israel cuts power to West Bank cities for second time

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Electricity to Jenin, Nablus suspended by power company again over NIS 2 billion owed by Palestinian utility companies

6 immigrants to Israel awarded Bonei Zion prize

Wednesday February 25, 2015
English-speaking olim honored by Nefesh B’Nefesh for making a ‘significant impact on the Jewish State’

Isaac Herzog, the unimposing underdog battling to oust Netanyahu

Wednesday February 25, 2015
‘I will be the next prime minister,’ Zionist Union leader insists, but he’s struggling to unseat the unloved yet more plausible Likud chief

Despite ban, Israeli products still abound on Ramallah store shelves

Wednesday February 25, 2015
‘If the PA wants to boycott Israel, it should stop security coordination, not tell people to stop buying sour cream,’ says Palestinian vendor

Reality TV show follows black-Jewish couple to the chuppah

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Lifetime’s new series ‘Kosher Soul,’ debuting Wednesday, plays fast and loose with cultural stereotypes

No Jews ever lived here

Wednesday February 25, 2015
A scene in the Polish film Ida is a reminder of what was lost and of how Poles have yet to own up to the past

Amnesty: 2014 ‘catastrophic’ year for human rights

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Watchdog accuses Israel of committing ‘war crimes’ in Gaza; Foreign Ministry says report ‘disregards’ Israeli suffering

On Iran, US-Israel beef stews

Wednesday February 25, 2015
A cross-continental rhubarb between Kerry and Netanyahu dominates coverage, though some focus on the agony and misery of renters

High Court lifts ban on Liberman’s Charlie Hebdo stunt

Wednesday February 25, 2015
As part of election campaign, Yisrael Beytenu plans to distribute free copies of French satirical magazine

Kerry: Best to try Iran talks before using ‘more extreme measures’

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Arab envoys reportedly refuse invite to PM’s speech; top White House aide says address ‘destructive’ to relationship; Netanyahu decides not to speak to Senate Dems

Ex-Miss Turkey faces jail for Erdogan ‘insult’

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Merve Buyuksarac faces two-year jail term for posting satirical poem on social media about the Turkish president

Are these pot cookies kosher?

Wednesday February 25, 2015
US Orthodox rabbis may give edible marijuana products a seal of approval; Israeli rabbinate yet to weigh in

Iran opposition unveils ‘secret’ Tehran nuclear site

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Dissidents claim Lavizan-3 facility is a violation of the Non-Proliferation Treaty and interim nuke deal with West

Poland weighs US extradition request for Polanski

Wednesday February 25, 2015
French-Polish director may be sent back to US and sentenced for his 1977 statutory rape of a 13-year-old girl

Israeli judoka tops world rankings

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Yarden Gerbi, a 2016 Olympic hopeful, climbs to first place on the International Judo Federation’s list

An election full of sound and fury

Wednesday February 25, 2015
As ideological differences between Israeli parties are eroded, politicians revisit age-old culture wars to rally voters

Israeli opera singer wins prestigious Berlin contest

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Hagar Sharvit wows judges with her vocal skills; pianist Ammiel Bushakevitz also scores a prize

At IS camp, kids behead blonde dolls

Wednesday February 25, 2015
Islamic State’s program for ‘Jihadi cubs’ teaches jihad and monotheism; whatever happened to dodgeball?

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