In recent years, the knitted yarmulkes, which fill the junior and middle echelons of the IDF, have not been promoted to the senior command of the army.
Mike Huckabee doesn’t understand why Jews support Obama as “pro-Israel” because he doesn’t understand the psyche of a liberal American Jewish Democrat.
Aryeh Deri was convicted of taking $155,000 in bribes while serving as Interior Minister, and was given a three-year jail sentence in 2000.
The new law will end the obligation of Jewish couples to be wedded only by the rabbi of their locale, permitting them to choose any recognized Orthodox rabbi in the country to perform their marriage.
Rami Levy Tikshoret will be the first cellphone company to take that step.
No one beats the State Department in smoke and mirror acts (Defense concentrates more on dog and pony).
Lapid is beginning to smell like a rose thanks to Haredi tycoons. He is taking yeshivas off the government dole and balancing the budget. How will yeshivas survive? The tycoons have an answer - money.
Israel's Chief Rabbinate is yet to give its formal approval to the initiative.
A mother in Israel has appealed to the country’s Supreme Court a rabbinical court ruling requiring her to circumcise her son. In her appeal filed...
Their attorney is certain that all of them will go free because of the way police violated their civil rights as minors.
The outgoing chairperson, Yacimovich, failed to win enough seats to become a viable alternative.
In a display of the changes the group has experienced this year, Women of the Wall held a peaceful prayer service under police protection...
"We must remember that beyond the disagreements, we are all one family."
Police arrested six demonstrators and attacked Makor Rishon reporter Miri Tzahi. She was taken to hospital with a bloody face.
The Haredi protest against Lapid’s drive to draft them is only the first shot in what promises to be an ugly war.
PM Netanyahu vowed in an address to establish a parliamentary committee to investigate NGOs "that operate against Israeli soldiers."
Watch for free the best theatre in the world. After the Knesset passed a bill on first reading to require all Jews to service in the IDF, Haredi MKs tore their shirts in mourning. Act Two to follow.
Barkat asked for a plaque with the words of David Ben-Gurion, who called Hebron 'Jerusalem's sister city.'
Former Supreme Court Justice Dalia Dorner, who now heads the Israeli Council of Journalists, has called on the powers-to-be to prevent the closure of...
"This basic law seeks to anchor the right of those who wish to dedicate themselves to a meaningful period of Torah study to the removal of other obligations ... such as security service and voluntary national service.
A rock avalanche close to Sodom has caused a salt cave to collapse near Lot's Wife. A family barely made it out in time.
The new law that the Knesset passed Monday night to allow couples to register for marriages wherever they want will help prevent civil marriages...
The holy conference is not yet a done deal.
Mexico's envoy to UNESCO is an envoy no longer because he refused to vote against history and Jerusalem.
A woman and a 9-year-old boy were among the more severely beaten.