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Haredi MK: Order to Shave Beards Symptom of Antiquated Non-Professional IDF

"We must end the compulsory draft for men and women, regardless of faith or race. The Army shouldn't be obliged to recruit people whose loyalty it does not trust."

American Reform Rabbis Warn of Disconnect with Israel

American Reform rabbis do not think Israel has yet gone far enough with compromises for the Movement.

Army Surrenders: Religious Soldiers Can Keep Beards

The powers that be in the army have given up on their attempt to force non-Haredi Orthodox soldiers to shave.

Netanyahu to Meet with Orthodox Ministers over Reform Undue Influence on Government

MK Eichler has been on a crusade to smoke out "Reform sponsors" who buy out Israeli politicians, Netanyahu included.

33-Hour Vigil for 33 Israelis Dead from Terror

The vigil is intended to raise awareness and protest the deaths of Israelis at the hands of terrorists.

Reform Want Beleaguered Jewish Channel’s License Revoked

Israel's Channel 20, the "Heritage channel," has been under attack from several directions since its launch, back in 2014.

Dismissed Leftwing Professor Now Loses Suit Against Candy Store

Whom will our hapless Mass Communication expert accuse next of rejecting him for his controversial views?

Rabbi Aviner Compares IDF Order on Shaving Beards to Nazi Era

The incident follows new rules adopted by the IDF which require submitting requests for growing beards to HR, rather than the military rabbinate.

National Religious Rabbis Accusing Haifa Rabbinate of Falsifying Documents to Deny Marriages

In a Channel 2 report, senior officials from the Haifa Rabbinate admitted that the denials were not substantiated.

The War Is On: Ultra-Orthodox, Reform, Vie for Control of Knesset

Netanyahu has until Passover to follow the coalition agreement he signed with the ultra-Orthodox, or else.

Now, This Is News: Mir Yeshiva Starts Teaching in Hebrew

"Better to give up the Yiddish and let everyone understand the material, rather than maintain the tradition and lose the students' attention."

Analysis: How the Reform Control Government, Knesset Committees and the Courts

Israeli anti-religious organizations funded by Reform money are regularly invited by Knesset committees despite having no legal status.

Analysis: Reform Success Enabled by Ultra-Orthodox 4-Seat Loss

UTJ MK Israel Eichler turned their lemons into a kind of lemonade saying he wouldn't give the Reform the satisfaction by leaving government.

Duma Village Arson Murder Defendant Describes 17 Days of Shabak Torture

Former Attorney General Yehuda Weinstein gave his approval to using severe interrogation techniques against the Duma suspects.

New Bill Compels Burial Societies to Work on Shabbat

Burial societies that receive their funding form the state must arrive within three hours of receiving the request, even if the death occurred on Shabbat.

Netanyahu Eulogizes Minister Uri Orbach z’l – ‘We Loved Him Tremendously’

Minister Uri Orbach, z'l, was eulogized by PM Netanyahu at the cabinet meeting. "We loved him tremendously."

Women of the Wall to Get Own Kotel Plaza

The new plaza will be outside the control of the Kotel rabbi, and be governed by a new public committee.

Justice Minister Wins Battle Against Chief Rabbi over Appointment of Rabbinate Judges

As of Monday morning, JNi.media has learned that the attempt to change the rules of selecting permanent rabbinic judges has been rescinded, due mostly to the stern response of the Justice Minister.

Bennett in Tussle with Chief Rabbi over Coed Classrooms

In all of these clashes, the first punch has come from Shas and its man in the Chief Rabbinate, while Bennett has restricted himself to just responding to the attacks.

State Attorney: Cannot Defend Deri Appointment in High Court

The Knesset debate on the appointment was as raucous as they come, but, surprisingly, the United Arab List abstained. They like Deri.

Survey: Israeli Jews Support Shabak, Torture and All, Ultra-Orthodox the Most Hawkish

Among the Arab interviewees, 60% agree that the Jewish groups perpetrating terror attacks are merely marginal in the national-religious camp.

“Ad Kan” Promises To Reveal More Disturbing Material on Israeli Left-Wing Groups

“We are not ready to reveal more details yet, but all the materials we have, will be published within the next several weeks,” said Weiss.

Analysis: Uvda Exposé Reveals Left’s Anxiety About Israel Becoming Too Jewish [video]

"...if the PA law provides the possibility (of killing brokers who sold land to Jews) then that's that."

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