Bnei Brak: 81 million NIS to revamp mikvehs

Bnei Brak spokesman says city invested millions in mikvehs, counters Aliza Lavie's claim the price is 'too high.'Haim Lev, Monday, 12:02 PM

Israeli found unconscious in Uman

Medics treat haredi youth found unconscious in Uman, transfer him to hospital in critical condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 11:08 PM

Lawsuit against haredi educational institutions thrown out

Judge decides haredi institutions can not be party to action brought by disgruntled formerly observant plaintiffs.Mordechai Sones, 5/16/2017, 8:28 PM

Haredi MKs push to recognize only Chief Rabbinate's conversions

Bill rejecting all conversions in Israel not performed by Chief Rabbinate is 'against Jewish law,' claims Rabbi Seth Farber.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 5/15/2017, 8:27 AM

'Some aspects of haredi education are a model for other systems'

Haredi textbooks in Israel promote insularity and peaceful coexistence, study finds.JTA, 5/13/2017, 8:48 PM

24 Hours Remaining: The Rashbi's Promise

Names Being Accepted For Rav Chaim's Exclusive Prayer List, 5/12/2017, 11:48 AM

Watch: Radical anti-Zionists break into IDF base

Hundreds of haredi demonstrators protest against draft, break into army complex in Tzrifin.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2017, 11:46 AM

Couple who swindled banks will not serve jail time

After an extended legal battle involving extradition, haredi couple who swindled $130,000 from banks escape jail sentence.Gary Willig, 5/12/2017, 10:04 AM

Gafni: Supreme Court crossed the line

Chairman of Knesset Finance Committee: We are the only nation in the world where the people do not choose the Supreme Court judges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2017, 10:07 PM

Haredi MK: IEC revolutionizes haredi employment

Health Minister Litzman attends event marking acceptance of haredi workers into Israel's Electric Company, praises company's openness.Orly Harari, 5/10/2017, 12:47 PM

Haredi child attacks 'immodest' woman

Child in Beit Shemesh throws boulder at 'immodest' 50-year-old woman's head.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/10/2017, 9:18 AM

Netanyahu makes condolence call to Aryeh Deri

Prime Minister visits Interior Minister and Shas chief Aryeh Deri, now sitting 'shiva' for his mother.Haim Lev, 5/9/2017, 10:11 AM

How will her 8 children survive without her?

A struggling family looks to make ends meet and help marry off their son when tragedy strikes - leaving 9 children with no mother.Kupat Ha'Ir, 5/9/2017, 7:31 AM

CBS: Less than 50% of haredi men employed

Government funding for yeshivas rises, percentage of haredi men in workforce drops.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2017, 9:53 AM

Vandals desecrate tomb of Arizal in Tzfat

Tomb of 16th century Kabbalist desecrated with radical anti-Zionist rhetoric.David Rosenberg, 5/7/2017, 11:07 PM

Interior Minister mourns his mother

Aryeh Deri mourns the passing of his mother, receives visitors offering condolences in Jerusalem hall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2017, 12:20 PM

Extremism: False mourning notice for haredi man who enlisted

Haredi extremists declare that 'evil people' killed a yeshiva student who enlisted in the IDF - and is alive and well.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2017, 11:13 AM

Eliezer Berland apologizes: 'I'm willing to be burned alive'

'I take responsibility for what happened, willing to accept any punishment in world, including burning and stoning; this is Torah law.'Mordechai Sones, 5/4/2017, 9:26 PM

Beit Shemesh: Policemen termed 'dead men' by haredi zealots

Police are investigating who is behind posters hung in Beit Shemesh urging a protest against 27 haredi policemen, termed "dead persons.'Michal Levy, 5/3/2017, 7:39 PM

MK Maklev: 'Why did the Supreme Court hurry to rule on Shabbat?'

MK Uri Maklev(UTJ) says that haredi parties are working to cancel by-laws allowing Shabbat commerce and demand a new Supreme Court hearing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 5:06 PM

Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef tells yeshiva students to ignore deans, marry early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2017, 3:00 PM

Shock in Mir yeshiva as identity of man shot yesterday revealed

Staff, students at Mir yeshiva in Jerusalem horrified to discover their cook was the man killed after charging security guards with a knife.David Rosenberg, 5/3/2017, 12:59 PM

Tragedy at 35,000 feet: Israeli dies during honeymoon trip to US

32-year old Israeli dies on flight to Miami for his honeymoon. Allergic reaction to airline food suspected.David Rosenberg, 5/3/2017, 10:40 AM

4 yeshiva students stabbed in southern Israel

Local man breaks into Netivot yeshiva, attacks students.David Rosenberg, 5/2/2017, 2:18 PM

Sanz Rebbe evacuated to hospital after accident

Spiritual leader of Hasidic dynasty evacuated to hospital after falling from ladder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2017, 12:54 PM

Haredi community holds memorial ceremony for fallen soldiers

Amid growing incitement, haredi community holds Bnei Brak ceremony commemorating fallen haredi soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2017, 10:25 AM

Anti-haredi fake news?

TV broadcaster's Facebook page uploads video showing reporter attacked in Bnei Brak, but was the video authentic? Seems it was staged.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/28/2017, 10:18 PM

High Court returns senior editors of haredi newspaper to custody

The High Court of Appeals rules that heads of Hapeles newspaper accused of harassing senior businessmen should return to custody.Michal Levy, 4/26/2017, 11:01 PM

Please help save my husband's life

Young father with rare disease needs expensive surgery to save his life., 4/26/2017, 5:00 PM

'Haredim are not disciplined, they do what they want'

Northern police rabbi says haredi community can't have it both ways, haredi community forces police to desecrate Shabbat against their will.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2017, 10:47 AM

Rabbi Shteinman placed in intensive care

Leader of Lithuanian haredi community hospitalized after feeling ill. His condition is unknown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/25/2017, 4:07 PM

Rabbi Shteinman evacuated to hospital

Leading haredi rabbinical figure rushed to hospital.Reut Hadar, 4/25/2017, 11:52 AM

Deri demands authority on Shabbat issue at Supreme Court hearing

Haredi ministers will meet Tuesday with Tourism Minister Levin and demand the right to enforce Shabbat laws and legislation of status quo.Michal Levy, 4/25/2017, 9:54 AM

Do banks discriminate against customers with 'kosher' phones?

Banks require customers to enter codes received via text message, haredi MK gets mad, calls it 'discrimination.'Michal Levi, 4/24/2017, 3:28 PM

Bedouin man gets 10 months for sexually assaulting haredi girl

Man convicted of sexually assaulting 15-year old girl in Beitar given 10 months in jail, his friend just 3 months community service.David Rosenberg, 4/24/2017, 3:03 PM

New Hebrew-German prayer book in memory of Holocaust victims

Berlin rabbi publishes Hebrew-German prayer book in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day.Chana Roberts, 4/24/2017, 11:36 AM

Anti-Zionist radicals protest on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Some 200 members of Yerushalmi Faction hold anti-draft demonstration in front of home of haredi man involved in IDF recruitment.Michal Levy, 4/24/2017, 10:47 AM

'Shas has done nothing to protect Shabbat!'

Dean of Bnei Brak yeshiva slams Shas chief for inaction against stores opening on Shabbat.Ben Shaul, 4/24/2017, 10:43 AM

Likud MK to negotiate Shabbat deal

Netanyahu appoints Likud minister to negotiate with haredi parties, find way to prevent stores opening on Shabbat from becoming a trend.Ben Shaul, 4/24/2017, 10:06 AM

'Better for your children to die than to join the IDF'

Anti-Zionist rabbi tells parents that their sons' deaths would be preferable to their enlisting in the Israeli army.David Rosenberg, 4/21/2017, 12:39 PM

28 arrested in crackdown on anti-Zionist radicals

Police operation against anti-draft Yerushalmi Faction nets 28 suspects, including senior members of 'Hapeles' newspaper.David Rosenberg, 4/18/2017, 8:00 AM

Haredi extremists block main artery, MK Forer: 'hooligans'

Hundreds of Jerusalem Faction members demonstrate Thursday near Hadarim jail to protest arrest of army deserter. MK Forer: 'hooligans'.Ido Ben Porat, 4/13/2017, 7:47 PM

Religious soldier attacked by haredi deserters

Haredim curse, chase, and throw objects at kippah-wearing IDF soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2017, 10:33 AM

Yeshiva maintenance worker charged with molestation

Police arrest Jerusalem yeshiva worker on charges of molesting minors.Ido Ben Porat, 4/10/2017, 9:33 AM

Indictment filed against haredi traffic blockers

Jerusalem District Attorney files indictment against nine haredi protesters.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 4/9/2017, 2:14 PM

Haredi boy dies after elevator accident

10-year-old haredi boy dies in hospital after suffocating in an elevator in Beit Shemesh.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/7/2017, 9:47 PM

A haredi writer's open letter to anti-IDF rioters

Yerushalmi Faction riots lead haredi writer to ask: How many enemies to the Torah way of life have you created?Isaac Kohn, 4/7/2017, 11:48 AM

Rabbi Berland released from prison

After five months in prison for sex crimes, Breslov rabbi and yeshiva dean released.David Rosenberg, 4/6/2017, 10:28 PM

Watch: Anti-Zionist extremists attack undercover cop

Eight arrested for attacking cop disguised as haredi soldier in Meah Sharim neighborhood of Jerusalem.Ido Ben Porat, 4/6/2017, 4:23 PM

Arrested for spitting, throwing eggs at soldier

Haredi youth arrested in J'lem on suspicions of attacking a passing soldier. Police will request an extension of his arrest.Yedidya Ben Or, 4/6/2017, 9:20 AM

Community service for haredi man who cursed IDF soldier

A father of 6 insulted a soldier who came to the synagogue, and became agitated in the police station, calling officers 'Amalekites.'Ido ben Porat, 4/5/2017, 4:09 PM

'Haredim are constantly fighting each other over everything'

Rabbi Meir Mazuz says divisiveness harming haredi community, slams radical anti-draft 'Yerushalmi Faction'.Michal Levy, 4/2/2017, 4:03 PM

'Coalition with Lapid and haredi parties cannot be ruled out'

UTJ MK slams haredi extremists for comparing government to Hitler, says haredi parties joining coalition with Yesh Atid not impossible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2017, 4:12 PM

Watch: Thousands of haredim protest in Jerusalem

Thousands of anti-draft demonstrators are gathered in central Jerusalem. Traffic is blocked in the surrounding area.Hezki Baruch, 3/28/2017, 8:28 PM

Satmar Rebbe blasts anti-draft demonstrations

Leader of anti-Zionist hassidic sect condemns road-blockings by Yerushalmi Faction against draft of yeshiva students.Ben Shaul, 3/28/2017, 10:39 AM

Watch: Haredi soldier fights back against extremist

Extremist in Meah Shearim gets more than he bargained for when he harasses haredi soldier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2017, 8:52 PM

Extremists call for death of officer over haredi enlistment

Haredi extremists place leaflets praying for the death of officer involved in haredi enlistment outside his parents' house.Gary Willig, 3/26/2017, 8:40 PM