Recent moves within the American Anglicanism, like recognizing an openly gay bishop, lead some traditionalists to set up a new church.
For nearly three weeks Israel has blocked access to the Gaza Strip. Foreign journalists are challenging the Gaza ban in court, calling it a 'blow' to freedom of the press.
Membership in the EU would be a win-win-win.
Exhibition of 19th-century visions of the 'exotic' Orient recalls the heavy history of colonialism.
Sheikh Ishaq Abdel-Jawad Taha issues scores of religious rulings every day to average Palestinians and also participates in interfaith dialogue with Israelis.
By defeating the ultra-Orthodox Jewish party, Nir Barkat will bring secular politics. But he will likely take a hard line with Palestinians.
Condoleezza Rice heads to the area for a summit of powers promoting peace.
One woman has never forgotten the stranger who helped her return to safety in a divided city.