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15/05/2022 - 13:56
They watched for smoke coming from chimneys, because that might mean a family had hidden flour and was baking bread. They led away farm...
29/03/2022 - 16:15
Sam Leith: Liberal is a word that means something very different in Tennessee than it does in Muswell Hill. What exactly are the...
24/03/2022 - 16:47
No one knows better than the Russians themselves that a cornered autocrat becomes even more dangerous — for the world, but above all, for...
12/02/2022 - 14:24
One school of thought firmly denies the possibility of change. It argues that the world is a jungle, that the strong prey upon the weak and...
09/02/2022 - 12:57
But a recent survey of Israelis under 30 indicates that the history, heritage and culture of Mizrachi Jewry are woefully neglected in...
03/02/2022 - 18:13
The UN's cultural agency, Unesco, has sought to protect certain practices by adding them to its List of the Intangible Cultural...
29/01/2022 - 16:47
That’s because during the difficult years that Manes spent at Theresienstadt, he became the fulcrum of an unlikely cultural flowering of...
30/12/2021 - 20:46
1. Benjamin Netanyahu is ousted as Israeli prime minister. In June, after four indecisive elections in two years, Israeli leaders ...
18/12/2021 - 14:02
It is the first time that two synagogues have been found within the same settlement from the period when the Jewish Temple was still...
14/11/2021 - 14:03
Their purpose was to defend Christian holy sites and to protect and guide pilgrims in the Middle East. Headquartered in Jerusalem, they...
06/11/2021 - 11:40
The temple, which has sat empty since its last High Holiday service in 2007, has been given a new life and transformed into the Jewish...
04/11/2021 - 17:47
The team excavated them from the buried rubble of the Warsaw Ghetto, where German occupiers sealed hundreds of thousands of Poland's Jews...

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