Haredi Minister: 10% of new homes go to haredi community

Litzman says 10% of public building projects should be for haredi community.Haim Lev, 10/31/2016, 9:09 AM

Haredi soldier harassed by Egged bus driver

Egged spokesman tells Arutz Sheva the situation was 'out of the ordinary', incident may lead to driver's firing.Arutz Sheva , 9/15/2016, 2:16 PM

History is made: First Haredi Judge in Brooklyn

Ruchie Freier, a Haredi lawyer from Brooklyn, is now the first Chasidic woman judge in the New York State Supreme CourtArutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2016, 9:05 PM

'Haredim will not decide who is a Likud minister'

Coalition chair MK David Bitan comes out strongly against a seeming 'haredi takeover,' after haredi politicians score Shabbat victory.Rachel Kaplan, 8/28/2016, 8:33 AM

Transportation Minister: Shabbat violations - not my department

"I can't get involved in train works which take place on Shabbat"Hezki Baruch, 8/25/2016, 7:05 PM

Haredi death threats: 'You will be strangled tonight'

Haredi man encouraging dropouts to enlist or find work reveals shocking threats by haredi extremists: 'you and your kids will burn.'Ari Yashar, 6/8/2016, 8:15 AM

Authorities blame haredi community for Jerusalem fires

Jerusalem Fire Deputy Chief accuses haredim of not taking proper precautions: ‘They like huge bonfires but do not listen.’Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2016, 8:21 PM

Outrage at video showing police beating haredi man

Probe ordered into Beit Shemesh incident of possible police brutality against a haredi man - all because of a parking ticket.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2016, 11:10 AM

Haredi surge: 25% of Jewish students enrolled in haredi system

Haredi school system nearly doubles in size in since 2000, overtakes national religious as second largest in Israel.David Rosenberg, 5/9/2016, 10:39 PM

Chabad IDF rabbi's unique cure for haredi extremism

Military rabbi reveals his response to extremist youth who shouted slurs at him in synagogue - including seizing his hat, forced learning.Ari Yashar, 5/1/2016, 8:17 PM

State threatens lawsuit against haredi parents

If a lawsuit from ex-haredis against the State for negligent education succeeds, the State threatens revenge on their parents and schools.Hillel Fendel, 4/25/2016, 7:33 AM

How haredi kids are dealing with terror on Purim

First-responder medic costumes are in highest demand in haredi areas, as children dress up as 'superheroes' saving victims' lives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2016, 7:53 PM

Students will receive 121 million in support

Finance Committee approves 121 million budget to help support students - but opposition MKs says discriminates in favor of yeshiva students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 2:56 PM

Bnei Brak: Rabbis ban eating on the run

Local rabbis blast discount fast food chains for 'swindling the public into common behavior.'Tova Dvorin, 12/15/2015, 2:49 PM

Haredi Rabbi Accused of Sexual Assault

Unnamed rabbi from Ofakim will be brought for a remand hearing in Beersheva on Thursday.Cynthia Blank, 10/8/2015, 11:50 AM

Shaked: New Rabbinical Court 'A Revolution for Israel'

A new era in religious adjudication has begun with the selection of new rabbinical judges, Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked said.Ido Ben Porat, 9/13/2015, 4:05 PM

IDF Officer Sues Haredi Harassers for Millions

IDF officer Yehuda Glickman was fed up with fellow haredis' harassment of his military service - so he did something about it.Haim Lev, 9/10/2015, 8:19 AM

Extremists Arrested 'Bombing' Haredi Draft Conference

3 haredi youths disrupt meeting encouraging IDF draft in central Jerusalem by hitting participants, cursing them and damaging the building.Ido Ben-Porat, 8/21/2015, 9:53 AM

Firefighters Attacked Twice in Haredi Jerusalem

Rioters in haredi neighborhoods hurl bottles, bricks, rocks and railings at firefighting crew putting out dumpsters set on fire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2015, 9:11 AM

Haredi Man Awarded NIS 70k over Secular Student's Rock Attack

A haredi student was awarded NIS 70,000 ($17,000) for an attack he sustained in 2003, when a secular student threw a rock at him.Moshe Cohen, 8/2/2015, 4:18 PM

Matchmaking Conference Held for Haredi Workers, Students

Conference addresses gap between haredi matchmaking system and the many young adults working, getting academic degrees.Tova Dvorin, 6/1/2015, 5:19 PM

Lapid, Netanyahu Meet For the First Time Since Elections

Lapid expresses disappointment over scaling back laws regarding haredim, reiterates he has no intent to join government.Tova Dvorin, 5/26/2015, 10:57 AM

Watch: Haredim Attack Soldier, Call Him a 'Nazi'

Extremist group in Beit Shemesh hurl insults at soldier returning home - calling him a Nazi on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 4/17/2015, 10:00 AM

Haredi Workers Encouraged to Integrate - Then Are Rejected

Haredi men and women are more and more qualified, eager to join the workforce - but some say employers are rejecting them.Tova Dvorin, 4/7/2015, 12:47 PM

The Haredi Entrepreneurial 'Revolution' Starts Now

Haredi burden? Manager of haredi incubator initiative program reveals the business vision just waiting to be tapped.Gedalyah Reback, 3/4/2015, 9:27 PM

Major Haredi Organization Bans IDF Costumes on Purim

Badatz Eida Haredit claims it's parents' 'duty' to prevent encouraging 'draft decree' for mandatory IDF service, slams IDF 'melting pot.'Haim Lev and Tova Dvorin, 2/20/2015, 1:47 PM

Poll: Who Do Religious Israelis Vote For?

The majority of traditional, national-religious, haredi Israelis choose religious parties - and demand that women be included on all lists.Haim Lev and Tova Dvorin, 2/17/2015, 8:18 AM

Arab Arrested for Throwing Rock Into Jewish Kindergarten

Parents of children in a haredi kindergarten in Ashdod said that they felt unsafe after an Arab threw a large rock into the schoolMoshe Cohen, 2/8/2015, 7:40 PM

Haredim Block Highways in Protest of IDF Enlistment

Outside Modi'in, in Jerusalem and Ashdod, masses of haredim block roads and protest arrest of four students who refused enlistment.Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 2/2/2015, 10:39 AM

Rumble in Leading Bnei Brak Haredi Yeshiva

Student arrested for assaulting yeshiva dean, leading to all out clash between rival factions vying to control flagship Lithuanian yeshiva.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 2/2/2015, 10:18 AM

Group to Advocate Haredi Workers' Rights

Haredi Workers' Group chooses representatives to push for funding, integration for haredi community in the workforce in historic move.Haim Lev and Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2015, 3:43 PM

State May Tackle Threats on New Female Haredi Party

Deputy Attorney General vows action, saying rabbis threatening haredi women not to vote for haredi women is criminal.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 1/22/2015, 4:58 PM

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R. Amsalem: Shas Leader All Wrong on Haredi Colleges

A ruling by a top Shas rabbi against women learning in haredi colleges won't help anyone, said Rabbi Haim AmsalemMoshe Cohen, 6/26/2014, 8:20 AM

Haredi 'Drive-In' Protest Could Slow Pesach Traffic to a Crawl

Haredi groups protesting the arrest of a youth who refused to report for IDF service plan a traffic slowdown as their latest gambitYaakov Levi , 4/13/2014, 6:39 PM

'Jews Don't Differentiate Between Religion and Nationality'

Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman believes in keeping religion and state together - in certain contexts, at least.Hezki Baruch, 4/3/2014, 1:13 AM

Nahal Hareidi Soldiers Vital to IDF Raid in Jenin

Netzach Yehuda battalion surrounds the hideout of the wanted Hamas terrorist during the raid, has aided in over 300 terrorist arrests.Orly Harari, 3/22/2014, 9:58 PM

Posters Emerge Across Israel Against MK Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan

Inflammatory posters call for Ben-Dahan to be relieved of his post; Bayit Yehudi condemns ongoing 'incitement' campaign against rabbi.Tova Dvorin, 11/8/2013, 12:14 PM

NJ Torah Event to Support Haredim in Israel

Rabbi Borenstein of Bnei Brak will address event focusing on supporting Haredim in Israel faced with "harsh decrees."Ari Yashar, 11/6/2013, 12:08 PM

Bayit Yehudi: Hareidi Draft Agreement Incomplete

Bayit Yehudi party denied Saturday night report that it had reached an agreement with Yesh Atid party on hareidi enlistment. Arutz Sheva staff, 2/24/2013, 11:20 AM

Am Shalem: 'We Reflect The Forgotten View'

Moshe Tzarfati: “We reflect a view that had been forgotten for 30 years under Shas, but is still vibrant in hearts, minds of Hareidis."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2012, 8:49 PM

Housing Minister Launches New 'Hareidi Town'

Lots zoned for 5,000 apartments for hareidim will be marketed next week in the town of Harish, about an hour away from Tel Aviv.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/27/2012, 6:03 PM

Haredi Writer Calls for 'Elimination' of TV Journalist

Following TV journalist's article calling for shrinking of hareidi population, a hareidi writer retaliated with calls to 'eliminate' him. Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/14/2012, 10:25 AM