The UK-based Jewish relief organization has helped thousands of refugees in Greece and Turkey, including thousands of children, over the past year.
The young man could have been a Hasid, in which case he may have considered his uttering of the Shema to be part of his morning prayer.
A bulwark in the Israeli business world has passed away: Moshe Wertheim, owner of Coca Cola Israel is dead at 86.
Israel's prime minister and education minister agree on the need to instill comprehensive Zionist values in the nation's school curriculum.
More than 200 new immigrants arrived on aliyah from eastern Ukraine, the 19th IFCJ flight since Dec. 2014.
One of Hollywood's finest and funniest comedians has been silenced forever. Gene Wilder passes away at age 83.
Interior Minister Aryeh Deri (Shas), Health Minister Yakov Litzman and MK Moshe Gafni (both from UTJ) sent Netanyahu an urgent letter Thursday night, demanding a halt to the works on Shabbat, warning of a possible coalition collapse.
Frankly, even if one does not support Trump's xenophobic attacks on "Rapist Mexicans" and "the Muslims," a group of 45 learned rabbis could have come up with a more convincing, perhaps intellectually challenging argument.
The 2015-2016 school year saw a breakthrough of more than 100,000 students in Jewish schools in New York City.
Australian Professor Norman Rosenbaum visits the scene of his brother's murder in Brooklyn 25 years later, denouncing violence with bereaved father Carmel Cato.
The fact that the first two of these organizations is completely Orthodox, while the third varies from one campus to another has irked many, in Israel and abroad.
Famed Jewish actor Philip 'Fyvush' Finkel was born in Brownsville, NY. He brought to life several characters in 'Fiddler on the Roof.'
'Let each stand as a unique holiday and let Tisha B'Av stand as the national day of mourning.'
British Jews are outraged over the internal Labour Party inquiry results on racism and anti-Semitism among the ranks.
A young Orthodox Jewish athlete from New York has her sights set on qualifying for the 2020 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.
The last Polish Jew who managed to survive the Sobibor Nazi death camp has passed away at the age of 90.
The former chief of the KGB bequeaths evidence about Raoul Wallenberg for future generations, in papers found in a suitcase.
A major source of strength to women in the yeshivishe Jewish world has moved on to the World to Come.
Nahum of Elqosh predicted the fall of the Assyrian Empire and its capital Nineveh.
The parents of Russian-Jewish actor Anton Yelchin sue Fiat Chrysler over their son's death.
Thousands of Jews from around Israel and elsewhere will sing and dance their way around the Old City's gates.
The curriculum at Nezer HaKodesh will include courses on the Temple service, theory and practice and the role and application of modern technology in the Third Temple.
Alert law enforcement officials have foiled what could have been a deadly anti-Semitic attack in Connecticut.
Barkat asked for a plaque with the words of David Ben-Gurion, who called Hebron 'Jerusalem's sister city.'
A Democratic Congressman calls Israeli Jews living in Judea and Samaria "termites;" a Jewish voter remembers Hitler calling Jews "vermin."