This latest draft represents a 30% increase in the number of Haredim drafted into the battalion.
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...
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.
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...
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.
Bibi apologized for Sara's slight and the deal is on.
Some 30 percent of the women were Israeli Modern Orthodox.
Things have been rather quiet of late during the prayers.
The protesters were claiming that there are Jewish burial caves nearby, which may not be disturbed.
Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu blames MK Aryeh Deri for sawing mistrust among the Orthodox parties.
"The state of Israel, all of us, are obligated to support the entire nation of Israel."
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.
Refusing service is "a commandment one must obey even at the cost of their own life."
The money was contingent on hanging a sign revealing who were the givers.
Likud and Jewish Home circles say they've reached an understanding Haredi recruitment at age 21, Shas will not get Interior and Housing Portfolios.
44% said they prefer their party to compromise on principles to join Netanyahu's coalition.
Who's to blame for there being no religious bloc in the negotiations with the Likud?
A British judge reportedly has accepted a U.S. rabbinical court’s ruling in a dispute between a haredi Orthodox man and his ex-wife.
When the Shas Sephardi Haredi religious party is really to give up a Cabinet post for the sake of funding for yeshivas, you know they are really getting nervous.
Leaders of Russia’s Jewish community have criticized a U.S. federal court ruling that fined Russia for refusing to hand over ancient Chasidic texts.
Formerly Hasidic reggae star Matisyahu participated in a candid interview with CNN, discussing his departure from observant Jewish life and his connection to his religion.
A Brooklyn fishmonger was indicted for throwing a cup of bleach in the face of a Chasidic rabbi who advocates for victims of sexual abuse in the haredi Orthodox community.
Police say the two were involved in an "ongoing dispute."
Critics of the government are saying that the new decision was intended to improve Netanyahu's coalition negotiations with the Haredi parties.
The former principal of a Jewish high school in Brooklyn was convicted on 75 counts of sexual abuse against three boys.