The IDF hopes to initially enlist 15-20 Chareidim for the unit.
The young men "shared" their lives on Facebook, proving they were not living Chareidi lives, as they had claimed to the IDF.
Candle lighting on the 8th night of Chanukah in Meah Shearim.
One talkbacker said the kashrut certification is meaningless, because of the halachic concept of "minhag hamakom," the local practice. If it's been forbidden, it should stay so.
I don't recall this many people showing up when I was honorably completed my IDF service!
Thousands of Ultra-Orthodox Jewish men attended a demonstration celebrating...
Hareidi Jews block a bulldozer as they protest at a construction site in Jerusalem on January 19, 2015.
They're protesting against what they claim is...
The protest was a peaceful one.
Of the 175 cases of measles in the U.S in 2013, a mere 23 were connected to Hare Krishnas in North Carolina. The 175...
Millions of adults in Israel are unusually happy today as 2,129,562 children return to school for the start of the school year.
On a Jerusalem bus driving in Givat Shaul on Kanfei Nesharim street, a Haredi man asked a secular woman to move to the back...
This law not so much about getting Haredim into the army in the near future, as it is about immediately permitting Haredim into the legal workforce, thus breaking the cycle of poverty.
This latest draft represents a 30% increase in the number of Haredim drafted into the battalion.
No one wants Hareidim moving into their neighborhood. But no one is letting them build all-Hareidi communities either.
In the past, Chareidi (Ultra-Orthodox) participation in election voting has never topped more than around a third of their potential voters.
Chareidim have avoided voting...
Police arrest everyone involved in the anti-Semitic attack in Jerusalem.
When Jews are attacked in broad daylight in the world's holiest city, something is horrifically wrong in Israel.
Modern Orthodox Jews will join the ranks of Moderate Charedim as a socially cohesive group.
I don’t know what is in the air in Israel that makes some people think that they are doing the right thing by God in sticking knives into the heads of their opponents.
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