Friday, March 27, 2015 Nisan 7, 5775

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Barbra Streisand will perform for the first time in Israel this summer. She will also receive an honorary doctorate from The Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Streisand, the iconic Jewish-American singer and actress, will be presented with the degree at a ceremony on June 17 during the Hebrew University International Board of Governors meeting in Jerusalem. In a...
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Opponents of a compromise plan to allow egalitarian prayer at the Western Wall in Jerusalem are trying to bully their way to victory.
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Four people were shot dead at a Bank Hapoalim branch in Beersheva when a gunman opened fire hours after reportedly being denied a loan.
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If you missed the Hebrew date to celebrate Israel’s Independence Day back in April, not to worry — you have another chance.
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Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA JTA
Over the years, Israel has spent millions in the French-speaking Western African nation of Senegal. In return, Senegal has supported Israel, including signing over oil prospecting rights.
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