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  • Multilingual seder bridges gaps

    At a French-American liberal synagogue in Paris, a multilingual seder helps “bridge the gaps.”

  • Weed out the pot for Passover

    Marijuana might not be kosher for Passover, an Israeli group reportedly said.

  • AJCommittee offices go green

    The American Jewish Committee announced that all the electricity used in its U.S. offices will be linked to renewable energy sources.

  • Jewish newsman Cohen dies at 98

    Gabriel Cohen, founder of the National Jewish Post & Opinion newspaper, died at age 98.

  • French election a 3-way race

    A French election that seemed to present a clear choice between left and right has become a three-way race with the emergence of a centrist horse farmer as a serious candidate.

  • Egyptians thwart bombing

    Egyptian security forces arrested a Palestinian suspected of planning to attack Israelis.

  • E.U. reopens door to Syria

    After two years of isolating Syria, Europeans and Americans are again knocking at Bashar Assad’s door.

  • Olmert, Abbas to meet

    Ehud Olmert and Mahmoud Abbas are expected to meet in the coming days.

  • Kiev composer celebrates 95 years

    A Ukrainian Jewish composer celebrated his 95th birthday with a presentation of his latest album at a Jewish center in Kiev.

  • Iran suggests ex-official was kidnapped

    A former Iranian official who went missing in Turkey may have been kidnapped by Western agents, Iran said.