France to protect Jewish schools, synagogues with army `if necessary`: Jewish leader

Jewish schools and synagogues will be protected "if necessary" by the French army, a leading figure in the country`s Jewish community said after meeting with President Francois Hollande on Sunday. 

Jan 11, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

Spanish vote on Palestinian state unhelpful: Israel

Israel denounced as unhelpful on Wednesday a vote by the Spanish Parliament, hours after a deadly Jerusalem synagogue attack, calling on Madrid to recognise a Palestinian state.

Nov 19, 2014, 17:30 PM IST

Jordan urges restraint after Jerusalem synagogue attack

Jordan on Wednesday called for self-restraint in Jerusalem after four Israelis were killed and eight injured in an attack at a synagogue in west Jerusalem on Tuesday, media reported.

Nov 19, 2014, 17:11 PM IST

Pope calls for `courageous decisions` after Jerusalem synagogue slaying

Pope Francis on Wednesday slammed the deadly attack on a Jerusalem synagogue and urged Israelis and Palestinians to take the "courageous decisions" needed to achieve reconciliation.

Nov 19, 2014, 16:42 PM IST

Police officer injured in Jerusalem synagogue attack dies

A police officer seriously injured in the attack by two Palestinians in a synagogue in West Jerusalem has died, bringing the number of fatalities to five Israelis, plus the two assailants.

Nov 19, 2014, 15:07 PM IST

US-born rabbis slain in Israel praised; protesters at UN Palestinian mission

Family and friends remembered three US-born rabbis slain in a Jerusalem synagogue on Tuesday, praising one as the scion of his Boston family`s rabbinical dynasty and another as "one of the kindest souls" in his hometown of Kansas City, Missouri.

Nov 19, 2014, 12:52 PM IST
Israel demolishes Jerusalem home of Palestinian car killer

Israel demolishes Jerusalem home of Palestinian car killer

Israeli forces on Wednesday razed the east Jerusalem home of a Palestinian who killed two Israelis with his car last month as it speeded up the application of a controversial demolition policy.

Nov 19, 2014, 12:32 PM IST

Three in NYC temple plot get 25 years

The government had sought life in prison for James Cromitie, David Williams, and Onta Williams.

Jun 30, 2011, 13:03 PM IST

US: Police watch synagogues, seek suspect after blast

After the blast security near synagogues & Jewish centers has been beefed up.

Apr 10, 2011, 13:59 PM IST