Israel's Mazor bids for Eurovision glory

Moran Mazor

Israel selects euro hopeful

Israeli singer Moran Mazor is set to represent the country at this year's Eurovision Song Contest, which will be held in the Swedish city of Malmo in May. read more

The story of the Ovitz family

Ovitz Familu

Giants: The Dwarfs Of Auschwitz review

There have been countless novel describing the horrors of life inside concentration camps, but a new book by authors Yehuda Koren and Eilat Negev focuses on a little-known story of one unique set of Auschwitz survivors. read more


Day-Lewis makes Oscar history

Daniel Day Lewis as Lincoln

Win for Lincoln star

Daniel Day-Lewis made history at the Oscars after becoming the first person ever to win the best actor award three times. read more

Filmmaker Michael Winner dies aged 77

Michael Winner

Winner passes away

Film director and media personality Michael Winner, best known for the 70s movie Death Wish as well as his career as a restaurant critic, has died aged 77. read more

Jewish East End Celebrated

Jewish East End

Jewish Eastenders

A Jewish East End extravaganza, celebrating the history of the area which was once home to a large part of London's Jewish population, will kick off the Jewish Community Centre For London's new season on Sunday January 27. read more

Arts & Ents

Jessie Ware

Jewish musicians make shortlist

Jewish musicians Jessie Ware and Alex Clare are among a number of Jewish artists hoping to make a splash at next month's Brit Awards. read more

Daniel Day-Lewis as Lincoln

More recognition for Day-Lewis

Actor Daniel Day-Lewis is being tipped to win his third best actor Oscar after being nominated for his performance in the Steven Spielberg biopic Lincoln. read more

Bar Refaeli

Supermodel on Superbowl

Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli is set to be the new face of web hosting giant Go Daddy, after signing a deal to appear in one of their adverts to be screened during the Superbowl. read more


Jewish group wins BBC award

A Californian girl group made up of three Jewish sisters are being tipped for chart stardom after winning the BBC's Sound of 2013 poll. read more

Gerry Anderson

Death of Anderson

TV producer Gerry Anderson, who created such classic hits as Thunderbirds, Joe 90, UFO and Stingray, has died aged 83. read more

Oona King

Oona King on ice

Former MP Oona King is set to become the latest politician to test the waters of celebrity reality TV when she joins the line-up of ITV's skating show Dancing On Ice next month. read more