Monday May 6
The Times of Israel
France thanks Sephardic Jews for chocolate, 500 years too late
Fleeing the Inquisition, Jews brought precious chocolate to Bayonne, which eventually became France's chocolate capital.
Arutz Sheva Israel News
New Book: Did Jews Brought Chocolate to France?
It all started with a trip to a French chocolate shop. The result is the new book On the Chocolate Trail: A Delicious Adventure Connecting Jews, Religions, History, Travel, Rituals and Recipes to the Magic of Cacao." The author, Deborah R. Prinz, spoke with Arutz Sheva - Israel National Radio on the "Walter's World" program with host Walter ... (more)
Limping al-Qaida offshoot rearms with Twitter
This Jan. 14, 2013 file photo shows a supporter of the ruling Islamic party Ennahda holding a banner reading "There is only one God and Mohamed is his Prophet" during demonstrations marking the second anniversary of the Tunisian Revolution, in Tunis.
World Cup 7s hopefuls clash
Bordeaux's Metuisela Talebula, who returns for Fiji at the Rugby Sevens World Cup in Moscow in June, breaks through the Biarritz defence in the French Top 14 at the Chaban-Delmas Stadium in Bordeaux early yesterday .
The Basque coast
The Basque Coast is definitely a world unto itself with its own language, sports and folklore -occupies France 's southwesternmost corner along the Spanish border.