Abba Kovner was a Jewish poet from Lithuania, who on December 31, 1941, became famous for one of the most impassioned essays from the Holocaust era.
Basketball star Tony Parker has apologized following a media storm over photos showing him giving a neo-Nazi salute.
The Jewish state is one step closer to a mission to the moon, thanks to a lucrative propulsion deal.
The US Holocaust Memorial Museum has returned a set of historic wooden barracks to Auschwitz.
Gilad Shalit is joining a chorus of voices calling for the release of an Israeli imprisoned in the US on conviction of espionage.