Friday is French ‘Everyone With a Kippa’ Day in Solidarity With Embattled Jews

t's time in France for non-Jews to stand in solidarity with Jews, after brutal anti-Semitic attacks.

World Jewry, Chabad-Lubavitch & India Mark 11 Years Since Mumbai Massacre

Today the sole Jewish survivor of the massacre is a yeshiva student, learning to become a rabbinic emissary and to follow in his parents’ footsteps.

Demand for Shmurah Matzah Growing

Passover is around the corner, and handmade shmurah matzah is starting to pop up on supermarket shelves.

NYPD Evacuates 770 After 911 Gets Bomb Threat

A bomb threat called in to the NYC 911 switchboard prompts police to evacuate "770" Eastern Pkwy.

13 Year Old Boy Attacked in Paris Suburb

A 13 year old boy was maced by a gang in Paris. He was an easy target due to his kipa and tzitzit. What should the family do?

Chabad Center in Southeast Florida Distributes 50,000-Plus Masks Streetside

Each mask came packaged with an encouraging message that read “Also highly contagious—kindness, patience, love, enthusiasm and positive attitude. Don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.”

Chabad Safeguards Himalaya Hikers with Satellite Phones

Chabad of Kathmandu, backed by Israelis are providing satellite phones to trekkers heading up the Himalayas.

US Ambassador David Friedman’s Passover Message: ‘Next Year in Jerusalem’ Has Special Meaning This...

“To be here for Passover in Israel is a very special moment for me," says US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman.

Sanders Keeps His Judaism Silent, Israel at a Distance

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is fighting to stay in the race on Super Tuesday.

Lubavitch: Barring Jews from Historic Krakow Synagogue Unforgivable

The Krakow struggle appears to be between the old guard, the Jakubowiczs and their relatively few supporters (about 150, according to media reports), and the newcomers, Chabad Lubavitch.

PM and Wife Sara Visit Great Synagogue of Astana in Historic Visit

PM Netanyahu and his wife visited the Great Synagogue in the capital city of Kazakhstan, Astana, "in an Islamic country that honors coexistence."

Violent Robbery at Nairobi Chabad House, Rabbi, Wife, Beaten, Injured

The robbers entered Mrs. Notik's bedroom, beat her with a stick to wake her up, threatened her life and demanded money.

Herzliya Mayor Sends Letter of Apology to Late Lubavitcher Rebbe over Tefillin Brouhaha

So far the Rebbe has not responded. But the mayor and local Chabadniks went out to dance in the streets of Herzliya, which did a lot to alleviate the tension.

Lubavitch Appoints UAE Emissary

Just like the joke about the Jewish guy on a desert island, Dubai is home to three synagogues.

Chabad Rabbi: Lori Gilbert Kaye Saved my Life

"Our rabbi, Yisroel Goldstein, who was taken to the emergency room, told everyone that she saved his life because she stood in front of him."

NYPD Warns Crown Heights Residents ‘There Will Be Arrests’ If They Gather

"These individuals can be infected and can be passing along the illness to many other members of the community. People can die because of their actions."

How Palestinian Arab Terrorists Choose Their Targets

Arab terrorists choose easily-identifiable Israeli targets, focusing on Zionist, hareidi-religious settlers and soldiers.

Crown Heights Jews Remember: Prayers for Yankel Rosenbaum, z’l, Hope for Peace

Australian Professor Norman Rosenbaum visits the scene of his brother's murder in Brooklyn 25 years later, denouncing violence with bereaved father Carmel Cato.

Chabad Appeals Tel Aviv Mayor Ban on Rabin Square Meet

Chabad made clear that, despite reports to the contrary, Monday's event was not cancelled.

PM Modi to Meet Son of Chabad Emissaries Killed in Mumbai Terror Attack

Nowadays Moshe lives with his maternal grandparents in Afula, in Jezreel Valley.

Bomb Threat Sent to Brooklyn Jewish Children’s Museum

The text of the message, sent by cell phone notification, claimed that three pipe bombs were "scattered throughout the museum."

2008 Terror Massacre Survivor Moshe Holtzberg Arrives in Mumbai

It’s the first time Moshe Holtzberg has been to India since his parents, Rabbi Gavriel and Rivka Holtzberg, were killed on November 26, 2008.

MDA Sends Anti Contagion Protection Equipment to Chabad Houses in China

The protective kits, which include special suits, masks, glasses, shoes and hats, aim to prevent infection in the event of contact with a sick person.

Chabad Sends a Seder to Soldiers in ‘The Middle of Nowhere’

A Chabad emissary managed to provide a last-minute Passover seder to IDF soldiers in the middle of nowhere, guarding the Jordanian border.

US Charges Iranian Agents with Spying on Chabad House

According to the indictment, one of the agents came to the US to collect intelligence on facilities that belong to "enemies of the Iranian government."

Hundreds in Ukraine Draw Strength from Ba’al HaTanya’s Grave [video]

Jews in Ukraine seek strength at the graveside of Rabbi Schneur Zalman of Liadi, founder of Chabad.

Watch: The White House Kitchen is ‘Kosherized’ for A Hanukkah Party [video]

Rabbi Levi Shemtov says he is privileged to supervise the "kosherizing" of the most important kitchen in the USA.

Senior German Lawmaker Says Law of Integration is Solution to Jewish Community Fears

Senior German lawmaker Johannes Kahrs says a Law of Integration would solve the Jewish community fears being fed by recent events escalated by incoming Muslim refugees.

Chabad of Reykjavik Newest ‘Frozen Chosen’ Addition

The Feldmans’ arrival in the northern island country will herald a new era for Iceland’s tiny Jewish community, entering a number of firsts in Iceland’s sparse Jewish history.

Court Stops Demolition of 100-Year-Old Boro Park Synagogue, Chevra Anshei Lubavich

The sellers claim the building is dilapidated; the congregants vehemently deny the charge, saying it's not true.

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