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High Time for Israel’s Flagship Medical Cannabis Conference to go Global

While international interest in Israel’s groundbreaking medical cannabis sector grows, a leading Israeli player in that space will take its flagship annual event overseas...

After Trump Decertifies Iran Deal, Congress Must Decide its Future

In fulfilling a key campaign pledge, President Donald Trump announced in a White House speech Friday he decertified the Iranian nuclear deal as part...

Israel a Rising Star in Space and Satellite Technology

Adding to Israel’s existing reputation as the “start-up nation” and a major hub of innovation, the Jewish state is a rising star in space...

Watchdog Plans Protest over Center for Jewish History’s Hosting of Anti-Zionist Group

The grassroots watchdog group JCCWatch.org is planning a protest outside New York City’s Center for Jewish History over an upcoming event in which the...

Following US, Israel Orders Foreign Ministry to Ready for UNESCO Withdrawal

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered the foreign ministry to begin preparing to withdraw from UNESCO, following the U.S. announcement it will leave...

Wisconsin the Latest State to Introduce Anti-BDS Legislation

Two Republican state lawmakers in Wisconsin last week introduced legislation to prohibit businesses from engaging in boycotts of Israel as a condition of any...

Sole Remnant of Dutch Town’s Jewish Community on Display at Yad Vashem

(Israel Hayom/Exclusive to JNS.org) Stained glass from the synagogue that served the Jews of the Dutch city of Assen, almost all of whom were killed...

More Than 1 Million Jews Expected to Take Part in Global Shabbat Observance

A global observance of Shabbat with hundreds of special events being held in local Jewish communities around the world — including new events in...

Renowned Psychologist, Montgomery County Community College Professor Dies at 96

If you glanced at psychologist Martin Gelman’s notes, you’d probably think they were gibberish. “He used to keep his patient notes in Yiddish,” said his...

News Briefs: Accolades Aplenty for Rabbi, Einstein Medical, Nobel Prize-winning Scientist

Rabbi Ambassador Speaks at, Honored by Muhlenberg College Rabbi Ambassador David N. Saperstein presented the annual Raoul Wallenberg Tribute Lecture on Oct. 8 at Muhlenberg...