More evidence of ancient Jewish presence in the Land of Israel: 1,700-year-old gravestones uncovered.
Trekkers unable to hike the Israel National Trail no longer need mourn their plight: it's now on Google Street View.
Tired of the society of plenty with its self-adulation? Hitler believed that "mankind has grown strong in eternal struggle, and only in eternal peace does it perish."
Eran Laor (née Erich Landstein) was the manager of a shipping company in Haifa who accumulated an enormous collection of some 4,500 maps.
The congregation was served at one point by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks, who later went on to become Chief Rabbi of the UK.
These are the personal accounts of how the Jews of Europe celebrated the Festival of Lights before, during and after one of the darkest chapters in modern history.
This external evidence further establishes the veracity of the biblical account of the nation of Israel’s empires going back some 3,000 years.
Thousands of pocket bibles were made in the 13th century.. The origin of the parchment — often called ‘uterine vellum’ — has been a source of longstanding controversy. Until now...
The seeds found in the prehistoric sites indicate that the human diet consisted mainly of fava beans, lentils, various types of beans and chickpeas, the main ingredient in hummus.
Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels urged the gang to take to the streets in familiar Nazi fashion, with the message: the Jews must pay for vom Rath’s death.
Neither US president who spoke at the rally for the late Israeli PM Yitzhak Rabin has ever put his own life on the line for peace, as they told Israelis to do.
The town was originally named Castrillo Motajudíos (Hill of Jews Camp) in 1035, when Jews fleeing a pogrom settled there.
Shoshana Selavan, chairperson of the Old City's Jewish Quarter community, launches a new column on Jewish Life in the Old City.
A third archaeological treasure at Palmyra in Syria has been destroyed by ISIS: the Arch of Triumph.
A rare 1,500 year old mosaic exposed in the Kiryat Gat industrial park is featured at the park's Sukkot festival.
An extremely rare sarcophagus has been uncovered at a building site in Ashkelon.
Fragile pages of possibly the world's oldest Qur'an could pre-date the birth of Islam's founder, prophet Mohammed.
ISIS destroys a new, majestic part of the Syrian UNESCO World Heritage site, Palmyra.
The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has made an exciting announcement: A 2,000-year-old podium may have been found in the City of David section of...
August 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the lynching of Leo Frank on Elul 6, 5675, August 6, 1915.
There was a time when the ruler of Iran (Persia) actually liked Israel...
Israeli, Lithuanian and American researchers have tracked down the remains of the Great Synagogue of Vilna.
The US and Iranian presidents told their nations the nuclear deal was signed, as US Secy of State John Kerry announced it to the world from Vienna.
World Jewish athletes will gather in Hitler's stadium in Berlin on July 28 for The Maccabi Games.
After decades of legal wrangling, the Tel Aviv District Court last Wednesday awarded custody of the estate of Max Brod, Franz Kafka's friend and publisher, to the National Library of Israel in Jerusalem.