Foreign Ministry Confirms One Israeli Dead in Nepal Avalanche

Foreign Ministry confirms that one Israeli is among the dead in an avalanche in Nepal. Search efforts to continue.Ben Ariel, Canada, 10/15/2014, 9:55 PM

Phone Calls from Worried Parents Flood Kathmandu Chabad Rabbi

Kathmandu Chabad Rabbi says hysteria is mounting following avalanche; concerned parents desperate for information.Uzi Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 10/15/2014, 5:33 PM

3 Israeli Hikers Among 16 Dead in Nepal Avalanche

Death toll keeps rising after avalanche on Thorong La pass, near tenth tallest mountain in the world.Eliran Aharon, Ari Yashar, 10/15/2014, 1:18 PM

World's Biggest Passover Seder to Be Held in Kathmandu

Chabad Lubavitch seder, which was in danger of being postponed due to Foreign Ministry strike, to be held as scheduled.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2014, 2:37 PM

Nepal's Chabad House Relies on Hikers for Seder Supplies

With no supplies due to a strike, Chabad has turned to visitors coming to Nepal, received hundreds of pounds of matzah.Ari Yashar, 4/10/2014, 9:24 PM

Strike Or No, Chabad's Nepal Seder Will Happen

Despite reports that Foreign Ministry strike threatens to cancel world's largest seder, Chabad clarifies it will not be stopped.Ari Yashar, 3/25/2014, 7:56 PM

Maneater Tigress Kills 7 In Northern India

Local authorities hire hunters to end the tiger's 2 week killing spree as villagers lock themselves indoors. Cat 'only mauls humans.'Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 2:05 PM

Chabad Emissaries Succeed in Preventing Jewish Woman's Cremation

Body of Jewish Australian woman killed in tragic accident in Nepal set to receive a traditional Jewish burial.Ari Soffer, 10/16/2013, 10:14 PM

Race Against the Clock to Prevent Jewish Woman's Cremation

Emissaries of the Chabad movement in Nepal mount an urgent campaign after Jewish tourist dies in tragic accident.Ari Soffer, 10/16/2013, 5:19 PM

Nepal Withdraws Troops from Lebanon, Redeploys to Golan

UN officials say Nepal is withdrawing some of its troops from its contingent to Lebanon, and instead sending them to the Golan Heights.Chana Ya'ar, 7/18/2013, 10:28 AM

Iranian Spy Arrested with False Israeli Passport

Iranian man arrested while spying on Israeli embassy in Nepal., 4/22/2013, 9:07 PM

Nepalese Boy Brings Light to Chabad House in Kathmandu

The smile of a once-naked street urchin from the streets of Kathmandu now lights up the Kathmandu Chabad House where he lives in Nepal.Hana Levi Julian, 2/13/2013, 1:44 PM

Chabad Outreach Inspires New Israeli Series

Chabad’s famous work in south Asia inspires a new television show on Channel 2. Yoni Kempinski and A7 staff, 8/18/2012, 8:57 PM

Israeli Climber Ditches Everest to Save Turkish Climber's Life

Official relations between Turkey and Israel may be down in the dumps, but atop the Himalayas, two men formed a bond that may last forever. Chana Ya'ar, 5/24/2012, 11:11 AM

Nepal Parties Given One Week to Form Consensus

Nepalese President gives the country's political parties till August 21 to reach consensus, a day after Prime Minister resigns.Elad Benari, 8/15/2011, 6:57 PM

Nepal's Prime Minister Resigns

Nepal’s Prime Minister resigns after failing to reach an agreement with other party leaders on a series of issues.Elad Benari, 8/14/2011, 10:15 PM