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  • An unlikely setting for teaching Torah

    The Laurentian Mountains of Quebec is one of the last places one might expect to find a yeshiva for young women from around the world.

  • India holds Canadian Jew prisoner

    Canadian Jews are pressing for the release of a Canadian-Israeli businessman sentenced to three years in an Indian prison for a minor visa violation.

  • German industrialist reveals Jewish rescue

    A Nazi-era German industrialist for the first time has spoken publicly about his World War II rescue of Jews.

  • Berlin rally to protest Iran performance

    Critics of a German theater director’s plan to bring his production to Iran will hold a protest rally.

  • Interfaith group to fix up 400 shelters

    The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews will spend $2 million to rehabilitate 400 communal bomb shelters in Ashkelon.

  • Canadian kids strike up the band

    A new band formed by jazz musicians who were tired of teaching in local schools has given Montreal Jewish youth a chance to shine.

  • Montreal Jewish sportsmen honored

    The guest list at this year’s induction ceremony for the Montreal Jewish Sports Hall of Fame read like a who’s who of greats for the National Hockey League’s Montreal Canadiens.

  • Montreal school fights for Nazi-looted art

    A Montreal university, one of three educational institutions that inherited the holdings of the late European art collector Max Stern, is intensifying efforts to recover all of Stern’s art stolen by the Nazis.

  • Hitler items sold at Montreal auction

    Despite a glut of publicity, much of it negative, a Montreal auction house went ahead with an art auction that included six items illustrated or signed by Hitler, which together were sold for more than $30,000.

  • Montreal exhibit sparks controversy

    The mayor of a Montreal borough has been besieged with anti-Semitic mail since a photography exhibit that seemed to compare Israel to oppressive regimes in Iran and Afghanistan was removed from a local library.