Terrorists capture Chabad family

Rabbi Gavriel Holtzberg and family

Fears for family

At least one Jewish family is reportedly being held hostage at Chabad House in Mumbai, India, which has seen multiple, coordinated terrorist attacks across the city that have killed at least 100. read more

New Zealand elections

John Key elected New Zealand prime minister

Kiwi Jew becomes PM

The son of a Jewish refugee was elected the prime minister of New Zealand. John Key's conservative National Party swept to victory in the November 8 election. read more

 

Orphaned Holocaust survivors meet up

Orphaned Holocaust survivors who immigrated to Canada held a reunion in Montreal

Reunion in Canada

Orphaned Holocaust survivors who immigrated to Canada despite a closed-door policy held a reunion in Montreal. read more

South African Jews leaving country

South African Jews leaving country

Rise in SA emigration

Jewish emigration from South Africa is on the rise. Many young Jews are thinking about emigrating following the forced resignation of President Thabo Mbeki. read more

Death of WW2 writer

Australian Author Jacob Rosenberg has died in Melbourne at the age of 86

Author Jacob Rosenberg dies

Australian Author Jacob Rosenberg has died in Melbourne at the age of 86. The author won several Australian awards for his books about World War II. read more

World News

Politician John Key

Jewish Kiwi PM?

Major polls in New Zealand show John Key, the son of an Austrian Jewish mother who escaped the Nazis in 1939 could become the next prime minister. read more