Meir Panim implements programs that serve Israel’s neediest populations with respect and dignity. Meir Panim also coordinated care packages for families in the South during the Gaza War.
Posted on: April 6th, 2013News & Views → Global → Europe
Yom HaShoah will open at sundown at Yad Vashem's Warsaw Ghetto Square in Jerusalem.
Posted on: April 2nd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
An annual quota of approximately 7,000 Haredim would be paid while learning in yeshiva for three years before serving in the IDF or doing national service, under a plan by Industry and Trade Minister Naftali Bennett, head of the Jewish Home party. He also proposed that 1,800 of them would be exempt from service and […]
Posted on: March 28th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Pst! Heard the latest “humras” for Passover. A group of Haredi rabbis put their seal of approval for Kosher for Passover cigarettes. Israeli’s chief rabbis respond: Poison is not kosher at any time.
Posted on: March 24th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
This latest draft represents a 30% increase in the number of Haredim drafted into the battalion.
Posted on: March 21st, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Williamsburg, New York Haredim have finally convinced Columbia Pictures to halt filming of “The Amazing Spider-Man 2″ in order not to cause parking problems during the Passover holiday. “We expressed the importance for Spider-Man to pass-over filming during Passover and they have answered our call,” City Councilman Stephen Levin wrote on his blog. “Reducing the […]
Posted on: March 20th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Treating the president as if he was, at least, a Rosh Yeshiva, if not a Rebbe, the good people of Meah Shearim prepared special posters adorned with American flags.
Posted on: March 19th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Israeli military officers and religious students are objecting to the selection of supermodel Bar Refaeli as part of an ad campaign to raise Israel’s public image. Brig. Gen. Yoav Mordechai, a spokesman for the Israel Defense Forces, wrote the Foreign Ministry a critical letter of its choice of Refaeli, pointing out that she did not […]
Posted on: March 18th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The 33rd Knesset is off to a flying start. MKs kissed and hugged each other, Haredim walked out, and Arabs called the coalition”racist.” Tomorrow, the Knesset return to more bickering.
Posted on: March 15th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Bibi apologized for Sara's slight and the deal is on.
Posted on: March 12th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Some 30 percent of the women were Israeli Modern Orthodox.
Posted on: March 10th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Things have been rather quiet of late during the prayers.
Posted on: March 10th, 2013News & Views → Archaeology
The protesters were claiming that there are Jewish burial caves nearby, which may not be disturbed.
Posted on: March 8th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu blames MK Aryeh Deri for sawing mistrust among the Orthodox parties.
Posted on: March 7th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
"The state of Israel, all of us, are obligated to support the entire nation of Israel."
Posted on: March 6th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
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.
Posted on: March 3rd, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Refusing service is "a commandment one must obey even at the cost of their own life."
Posted on: March 1st, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
The money was contingent on hanging a sign revealing who were the givers.
Posted on: February 26th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
Likud and Jewish Home circles say they've reached an understanding Haredi recruitment at age 21, Shas will not get Interior and Housing Portfolios.
Posted on: February 25th, 2013News & Views → Jewish → Haredim
44% said they prefer their party to compromise on principles to join Netanyahu's coalition.
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