"The mikvah saved us," said Moishe Chanowitz, a Chabad rabbi on the tiny Caribbean island ravaged by the storm.
The fires have killed at least 10 people in the area. No one at the camp was hurt.
Community leaders said there was no choice but to cancel and urge people to stay home.
The Israeli government has unanimously approved a plan to reduce the country's emission of greenhouse gases and improve energy efficiency.
Jewish law is unambiguous when life might be at risk, writes a professor of Talmud and rabbinics at the Jewish Theological Seminary.
An Israel team has debuted a green solution to urban travel.
A breakthrough was reached on a deal that will regulate exploration, harvesting and development of Israel’s Tamar and Leviathan offshore natural gas fields.
While the fates of Israel’s Tamar, Leviathan, and Tanin natural gas reserves have yet to be decided, oil has been found in the Israel’s Golan Heights area.
Adam, a wild donkey foal, has a new lease on life thanks to the care of Ramat Gan Safari & Hebrew University of Jerusalem Veterinary School in Beit Dagan.
Scientists combing the ocean depths have made a find about the frequency with which stars beyond our solar system produce heavy elements gold and uranium.