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Argentina’s President Adopts Jewish Godson

Argentina’s president Christina Fernandez has accepted an official Jewish godson for the first time in the country’s history to help counter legend of death...

Parisian Kosher Restaurant Second Anti-Semitic Gun Attack This Week

A kosher restaurant is the scene of the second shooting incident at a Jewish site in Paris this week.

‘Six Million More’ graffitied on Greek Jewish Cemetery

Greek Jewish cemetery vandalized, graffiti called for "six million more."

Ban on Interfaith Teen Dating Lifted by United Synagogue Youth

United Synagogue Youth teen board members are told ban is lifted on dating non-Jews, but "important" to date within the faith.

Belgian Minister Vows to Uphold Jewish Ritual Slaughter

The Flemish Minister for Animal Welfare Ben Weyts has reversed his call for a ban on Jewish ritual slaughter in Belgium.

Alan Gross to get $3.2M Compensation

Gross jailed for his work on USAid project.

Paris Synagogue Attacked

The bullet just missed the Rabbi and his assistant.

PM Netanyahu Competes in International Bible Quiz

Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu competed with others Tuesday in the fifth International Bible Quiz in Jerusalem.

Chabad of Dead Sea ‘Lights Up’ Israeli-Jordanian Border Base

Chabad of the Dead Sea has been busy "lighting up" the area -- even as far as the Jordanian border.

A Kuwaiti Muslim’s Journey to Chanukah

When Mark Halawa lights his family’s menorah during Chanukah, it is not without recalling his unique journey as a Kuwaiti Muslim to Orthodox Judaism.

UK Jews Buy Israeli Goods for Needy Brits

Thousands of British Jews fought an anti-Israel boycott.

Fragment of 1,700-Year-Old Menorah-Adorned Bracelet Discovered on Hanukkah

The question now is this definite proof that Jews lived in the ancient settlement near Carmel?

Technion Robot Lights Hanukkah Candles – but What about the Blessings? [video]

It’s cute, inventive and raises an interesting question n Jewish law on appointing a representative to perform a mitzvah.

Bringing the Light of Chanukah to Israel’s Widows and Orphans

The oldest continuously running social welfare organization in Israel, Colel Chabad, is hosting its annual retreat for 260 orphans and widows this Channukah.

New Poll: Shows Netanyahu Will Lead Next Gov’t with Haredim

The results of the poll may cause people to start changing their minds.

Arabs Imitate Ancient Greeks and Vandalize Joseph’s Tomb

“Both sides shall respect and protect the listed below religious rights of Jews, Christians, Moslems and Samaritans.” – Oslo Accords.

Giant Chabad Menorah Lit Without Ceremony in Martin Place, Sydney

The annual Giant Chabad Menorah was lit without a ceremony this year in Martin Place, Sydney.

Kindertransport Documentary Selected for Permanent Preservation

Oscar-winner “Into the Arms of Strangers: Stories of the Kindertransport” has been selected for permanent preservation in the Library of Congress by the National...

Police Raid Homes of Anti-Assimilation Volunteers

Four arrested in crackdown on anti-assimilation group Lehava.

Temple Institute Produces Pure Olive Oil for Temple Menorah [video]

This is the first flask of ritually pure olive oil made in 2000 years.

Hanukkah Miracle Brings ‘770’ Stabbing Victim Home

A Chabad rabbinic student stabbed in "770" has returned home from the hospital.

Sydney Chabad Hanukkah Menorah Lighting Canceled ‘Out of Respect’

Is Sydney also going to turn out the lights on Christmas trees?

Alan Gross Credits Jewish Efforts for His Release From Cuba [video]

“It was crucial to my survival knowing that I was not forgotten.“

Alan Gross Freed From Cuban Jail

After 5 years in jail, Cuba has released Jewish-American Alan Gross.

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