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Facebook Pictures Provide New ‘Ammunition’ for the Committee to Preserve Purity

Here’s the new method for combating modesty problems: on posters that were displayed publicly on Wednesday in Beitar Illit, Israel, signed by the Committee for the Purity of our Camp, a woman’s picture appeared including her full name and the ‘fact’ that she had gotten married not in accordance with halacha (Jewish law).

Haredi MK to US Envoy: Rabbis Will Declare Religious War

It would probably be easier for the U.S. to make peace between the warring factions in Syria than between MK Porush and Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid.

Vizhnitzer Rebbe, shlita, Hospitalized in New York City

The Vizhnitzer Rebbe, Rabbi Mordechai Hager, shlita, has been hospitalized at Mt. Sinai Medical Center.

The Mysteriously Missing Religious Alliance

Who's to blame for there being no religious bloc in the negotiations with the Likud?

Hundreds Celebrate Passover with Chabad in Kathmandu, Nepal

Hundreds attended this year's Chabad of Nepal seder in the Himalayas, the highest place on earth, despite no public notice of its whereabouts.

Chief Rabbinate: Good Bye, Mikvah Lady

Orthodox authorities are concerned not only about the proper execution of the halakhic dipping, but also about the push to permit unmarried women to dip, which the rabbis view as an invitation to lechery.

N-Ne-Neo Nazis in Uman?

A far-right Ukraine nationalist group has destroyed the huge Breslov central welcome tent in Uman.

Six Lev Tahor Children May Remain In Guatemala, Judge Rules

Six children from the Haredi Lev Tahor sect who fled Canada will be allowed to remain in Guatemala with their parents, but with conditions,...

Arabs Terrorize Worshipers in Jerusalem’s Ancient Shiloach Yemenite Synagogue

The ancient Yemenite synagogue in Jerusalem's Shiloach area came under repeated attack during prayers over Shavuot.

Update: 55-Yr-Old Jew Stabbed by Arab Near Meitzad in Gush Etzion

A 55-year-old Jewish man stabbed in the chest in Gush Etzion attack. Two terrorists still at large.

Suspect in Williamsburg Lethal Hit and Run to Surrender

He said he fled the scene because he was afraid of being killed by his pursuers, and didn’t know the couple had been killed until he saw it in newspapers.

Jewish Suspect Arrested for Hate Crime Against Jerusalem Synagogue in Katamon

A Jewish suspect has been arrested in the Yom Kippur hate crime against a synagogue in the Katamon neighborhood of Jerusalem.

Policeman in Life-Threatening Condition after Stabbing by Jerusalem Arab

Two police officers were wounded by an Arab terrorist in the Old City. The attacker was killed.

Gangster to Be Charged in Haredi Abduction, Rabbi under House Arrest

Israel's police will charge renowned gangster Charlie Abutbul with kidnapping a Jerusalem Haredi yeshiva student. Rabbi Meir Fadida, who is suspected of involvement in the abduction of the yeshiva student, has been released from police custody and is under house

Mea Shearim Protests Arrest of Yeshiva Student for Ignoring IDF Draft

Hundreds of protesters riot in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood to protest the arrest of a rabbinical student who ignored his IDF draft notice.

Haredi Pilot, Mother of 4, to Fly Netanyahu to Greece

Meet Nechama Spiegel Novak, mother of four who wears a wig and does not touch men: the first Haredi pilot who flies Prime Minister Netanyahu to Greece.

Knesset Committee Survey of Street Modesty Signs Cut Short over Security Concerns

Deputy Knesset Speaker MK Yisrael Eichler (United Torah Judaism) compared the women's committee's visit to Beit Shemesh to a visit by supporters of Rabbi Meir Kahane to Umm al-Fahm.

40 Graves in Mount of Olives Cemetery Vandalized During Rosh Hashanah

Dozens of Jewish graves and gravestones on the Mount of Olives were desecrated during Rosh HaShanna.

Uproar over Jewish Candidate’s Refusal to Shake Hands with Women

When a Muslim won’t look at a woman, it is called respect. When a Jew won’t shake her hand, it is called sexism.

IDF to Stop Persecution of Observant Soldiers With Beards

The IDF says it will change its policies on soldiers who grow beards for religious reasons.

Israeli Jews Split Down the Middle between Left and Right

The election polls reflect the demographics of Israel, united by faith and divided by ideology and tradition.

Next Coalition Crisis: Haredim Demand IDF Exemptions Or Else…

Opposition Chairman Yitzhak Herzog wondered if the ban included the pending budget vote, but did not receive an answer.

‘770’ Stabber Kept Saying ‘Kill the Jews’

Chabad officials reveal the "770" stabber kept saying "Kill the Jews." Community and city leaders urge residents to stay "calm" and "keep the peace."

Anti-Semitism in Europe is Still a Reality – Signs Tell Jews to ‘Shower Before...

"We must make sure that the punishment for incidents such as these will serve as deterrents for those who still harbor the germ of anti-Semitism."

Arab Burglar Pays Price for Attempting to Steal at Mir Yeshiva

An Arab thief learned the hard way that it doesn't pay to steal from a yeshiva in Jerusalem.

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