It’s an emotionally grinding drill that was all too familiar to Arele and David Weingarten, when their mother, Miriam succumbed to the disease after prolonged cancer treatment.
Russian Jews led the call for a wider, global Jewish recognition of the rescue of European Jewry.
Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu competed with others Tuesday in the fifth International Bible Quiz in Jerusalem.
We would like to wish all our readers a wonderful and kosher Pesach holiday.
Tens of thousands of Jews streamed into Hebron to celebrate the city's annual Passover festival.
(JERUSALEM) - Beekeepers from across Israel delivered their honey products to Israeli President Reuven Rivlin this week in light of a festive event held...
The pre-Yom Kippur practice of using a live chicken for the "kapparot" ritual was banned in three Israeli cities this year.
The body of an Israeli student was found in Hungary over the weekend after he was missing for a week.
If anyone asks, this is why Israel closes off the Gaza Strip and the Palestinian Authority for the duration of Jewish holidays: to commemorate the Park Hotel massacre.
Defense Minister Liberman pointed out that King David fought, as did Joshua bin Nun, saying they also had an understanding of Torah and Judaism.
A bomb threat called in to the NYC 911 switchboard prompts police to evacuate "770" Eastern Pkwy.
A “wandering Sukkah” catches up with wandering Jews.
The menorah that today sits on the windowsill of the home of the family of Rabbi Dr. Akiva Posner, had once faced Nazi headquarters in Kiel, Germany in 1931.
Eight more Jews have been added to the list of those ejected from the grounds of the Temple Mount this Passover.
Each of Tel Aviv’s 13 beautiful beaches has its own distinct character.
Ashkenazi Jews begin saying Selichot tonight, the week of Rosh Hashana.
New immigrants, including small children and a 90-year-old Holocaust survivor, went through the ordeal of tasting Jews' favorite unhealthy snack.
PM Netanyahu says Israel is cutting funds to five UN agencies for a start, and is reevaluating its relationship with the world body.
Israelis with Moroccan heritage celebrated the end of Passover with 'Mimouna' Saturday night with music and special, intricate sweet foods.
Tzohar 'Praying Together' attendees all receive the same prayer book to make it easier to follow along.
Is this a new Lag B'Omer tradition in the making?
The sudden change and trauma in her life spurred P. to begin searching for her roots.
It is difficult to ignore the influence of Jewish tradition on Muslim rituals in general and Ramadan in particular, in a kind of upping the spiritual ante on the part of the illiterate security guard who started a new religion.
You could finish Ma'ariv with the minyan, then even do Kiddush Levanah, if the sky isn't overcast, change into your leather shorts and hit the festival.
Chabad-Lubavitch officials say “there’s no way in the world, come Passover we will not make a seder for the thousands of Jews who are relying on us” this year in Katmandu, Nepal.