The incumbent mayor has often been charged with discrimination against the city's religious population.
When one pays a real estate tax bill with interest to a city hall that's covered by a blanket Heter Iska from the Interior Minister – that's very much a violation of Torah law.
“You brought a spirit of heroism and nobility that was sorely tested on the difficult journey you undertook."
The defense minister accused Habayit Hayehudi of trying to torpedo the law.
Edelstein said that if the murder "achieved any goals, then those goals were the opposite of what the despicable murderer had aimed to achieve."
The split within the Haredi factions in last Tuesday's vote also makes it possible for several Haredi city council-members elect to endorse Berkovitch next round.
A significant part of Bloch's achievement is attributed to the success of her Haredi activists. Apparently, many of the Haredi residents of Beit Shemesh also sought a new direction.
Like any journalist, I enjoy a good gotcha (although I work hard not to do it myself), but this gotcha, Judy Maltz, is dripping the blood of murder victims.
The Honenu attorneys who represent the defendants suggested the loss of the recordings cast a heavy shadow on the trial's continuation and on the state's ability to convict their clients.
The defense argued that while the state prosecution indicted their clients, it regularly opts not to indict in similar cases in the Arab sector.
If you view freedom as driving on Shabbat while devouring a ham sandwich on a date with a gentile to purchase a Christmas tree – this is the index for you.
Shaked is a ball of contradictions, which gives her power and makes her uniquely pan-Israeli.
"It would be a somewhat complex but possible task, it all depends on the discretion of the political echelon."
MK Uri Maklev argued that "just as you know how to close the streets for marathons and bicycle races and other such events, the same approach must be used in building such complex engineering infrastructures."
All Liberman has to offer in response to Bennett's jabs is scorn and sarcasm, which reveals an echo chamber mentality that could come back to hurt him in the next elections.
Of course, this entire drama would have been prevented had there been even a couple of Reform or Conservative Jews to celebrate Chol Ha'Mo'ed at the Kotel.
Rightwing party Otzma Yehudit (formerly Otzma LeYisrael) headed by Michael Ben-Ari, Aryeh Eldad, Baruch Marzel, Itamar Ben-Gvir, and Zvi Sukkot is one of the...
In 2016, the High Court of Justice ruled that conversions in private Orthodox courts in Israel should be recognized. The Netanyahu government has been dragging its feet about complying with the ruling.
“Why is it that in Caesarea, Masada and Beit She’an it’s OK to hold events and here it’s prohibited?"
A representative of the city's legal adviser objected to the move, arguing that it could not be sneaked under the guise of accessibility.
Kehilat Yonatan offers a conversion program to Israeli citizens and foreigners with long-term visas, and egalitarian wedding services.
The reported cost of each luxury 1,335 sq. ft., 5-room apartment, will be only one million shekel – $276,000.
"Imagine taking a chunk of rotting corpse from a stagnant sewer, placing it in a blender and spraying the filthy liquid in your face."
Litzman: We have no interest in going to elections, but we can’t compromise on such a substantial and fundamental issue.
If you don’t get what's the problem here, try substituting "Arabs" or "Blacks" for Haredim.