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  • Bar-Ilan student kicked out of class for not wearing yarmulke

    December 12, 2012 | 9:53 am

    A Bar-Ilan University Talmud professor kicked a male student out of his class for not wearing a yarmulke.

    The incident reportedly occurred last week and later came to light on the Bar-Ilan Facebook page. A complaint posted omn the page over the weekend by a classmate and the...

  • Donors push Bar-Ilan to head of the class

    By Tom Tugend

    July 17, 2008 | 12:32 am

    "I wish I had 10 percent of the success with the Israeli government as I have with private donors," sighed Moshe Kaveh, the president of Bar-Ilan University.

    His sentiment is understandable. Together with Israel's six other research universities, Bar-Ilan has been in a prolonged...

  • VIDEO: Arabic-speaking Israeli prof tells Al-Jazeera: ‘Jerusalem is ours for 3000 years!’

    June 16, 2008 | 9:40 pm

    On Al-Jazeera TV, Dr. Mordechai Kedar of Bar-Ilan University asserts—in Arabic—that Jerusalem has been the Jewish capital for over 3000 years. 

    Available here for the first time with English subtitles.

  • Cutting Israel Ties Sparks U.K. Outrage

    By Daniella Peled

    May 5, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    The backlash against the decision by a union of British university lecturers to sever ties with two Israeli universities began almost as soon as the controversial motion was passed.

    A wave of condemnation met the decision by the 48,000-member Association of University Teachers...