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Women of the Wall sneak tiny Torah into Kotel

The feminist prayer group says this is first time in 25 years women have read from the Torah at the Jewish holy site, and the first 'full' bat mitzvah ever held there.

8 die in Nepal crash; 4 Israelis unaccounted for

Rabbi Chezki Lifshitz of the Chabad mission to Kathmandu en route to the scene of the accident.

Irish upper house backs Palestinian state

Seanad recognizes Palestine in nonbinding resolution, following on heels of British parliament's vote last week.

Police may hold protesting minors' parents liable

In response to the upsurge in violence in Jerusalem in recent months, police are considering slapping fines or prison terms on families of stone-throwers.