WATCH: Lag Baomer celebrations or anti-IDF incitement?

Haredi extremists burn effigy of IDF soldier while their friends look on and cheer.Haim Lev, 5/14/2017, 8:06 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

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

'Reporter who pulled anti-haredi stunt must be fired'

Haredi MK Uri Maklev blasts recent news video fabricating haredi attack on reporter. 'He wouldn't have dared try this in an Arab town.'Tal Polon, 4/30/2017, 12:50 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

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

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

113 haredi officers serving in the IDF

Despite recent haredi protests against the draft , 2017 saw the percentage of haredi officers in the army rise by dozens of points.Ben Shaul, 4/19/2017, 3:44 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

Indictment filed against haredi traffic blockers

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

'Purim supervisory checks were a mistake'

Education Minister Bennett admits mistake, promises replacement supervisory checks for haredi yeshivas.Michal Levi, 3/20/2017, 1:20 PM

'Meeting on Shabbat is absolutely unacceptable'

UTJ MKs slam Netanyahu for holding meeting on Shabbat, say government 'can have no success' if Shabbat is violated.Hezki Baruch, 3/18/2017, 10:26 PM

'If you don't approve rabbis' demand, we won't support budget'

Haredi party to prevent Jerusalem city budget from passing unless restaurants that open on Shabbat are banned from placing tables outside.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 1:28 PM

'Shabbat desecration is funded by the municipality'

Haredi and Religious Zionist rabbis call on Jerusalem municipality not to fund Shabbat-desecrating activities.Uzi Baruch, 3/15/2017, 11:06 AM

Haredi MK: Super-Pharm violates Sabbath

Health Minister Litzman claims Israeli pharmacy chain abuses gov't approval to sell medicines on Saturday, says he's turned to lawyers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 9:39 AM

Report: Most men want to keep the Tender Years Clause

Who should be in IDF tanks - women or haredi men? Who should raise the children? And who should kids stay with if their parents divorce?Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/6/2017, 11:37 AM

Report: More yeshiva students, fewer haredi women working

New official statistics show rise in number of married yeshiva students, drop in number of working haredi women.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2017, 8:11 AM

Bnei Brak rabbis: No toy explosives this Purim

In rare move, haredi rabbis tell followers to report other haredim to police.Michal Levi, 3/4/2017, 8:44 PM

Stringent haredi group: No soldier or police costumes on Purim

Eida Haharedit group says IDF costumes caused 'wicked draft decree.'Michal Levi, 3/4/2017, 7:42 PM

'Solidarity cannot be confined to the symbolic'

President Rivlin calls on rabbinic leadership  in Diaspora to participate in strategic dialogue about future of Jewish people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 9:59 AM

Haredi principal arrested for money laundering

Authorities arrest haredi dean upon arrival in Israel, community says it's being 'chased.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 9:08 AM

Shaked: Next project - haredi judge

After three conservative judges appointed to High Court, Justice Minister clarifies next undertaking: to appoint haredi Supreme Court judgeChaim Lev, 2/23/2017, 11:25 AM

'It's hard knowing the parents have other children at home'

Tel Hashomer doctor explains arrest of Modi'in Illit parents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 9:10 AM

Ikea Israel apologizes for female-free catalogue

New 'haredi' Ikea catalogue is met with cynicism, Ikea apologizes, promises to avoid repeating mistake.AFP, 2/18/2017, 6:37 PM

Court files indictment against haredi yeshiva dean

Court places haredi yeshiva dean from central Israel under house arrest for criminal acts against minors., 2/15/2017, 12:04 PM

Here's how haredi men get out of serving in the IDF

Police uncover deception enabling dozens of haredi men to wrongly claim psychiatric exemptions from IDF.Ido Ben Porat, 2/12/2017, 10:38 AM

Haredi MK: We'll halt rightist lawmaking efforts

Haredi MK promises to 'balance out the government' if efforts to change Israel's policies continue.Haim Lev, 2/11/2017, 10:52 PM

'We must show solidarity in their time of trouble'

Group of Brooklyn haredi businessmen launch campaign against President Trump's executive order on refugees.Haim Lev, 2/7/2017, 2:58 PM

Kiryat Gat mayor: Haredim welcome - but we won't fund them

Mayor of Kiryat Gat welcomes planned haredi neighborhood, but emphasizes government will need to fund haredi public facilities.Haim Lev, 2/1/2017, 12:17 PM

UK court: Haredi kids don't have to meet transgender dad

Manchester judge rules haredi children don't have to meet nonobservant, transgender father because of 'social harm.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2017, 8:15 AM

Haredi MK: Moving US Embassy is superfluous

Finance Committee Head says Israel doesn't need world to agree Jerusalem is important, threatens to vote against Maaleh Adumim annexation.Ido Ben Porat, 1/23/2017, 8:38 AM

Abusive father to pay 1.4 million NIS

Jerusalem Family Court orders haredi father to pay 1.4 million NIS to his daughter in compensation for abuse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 12:16 PM

Haredi students protest in Jerusalem

Municipality cancels school because of 'difficult conditions,' blames Education Ministry.Hezki Baruch, 11/20/2016, 12:29 PM

El Al passenger: I was bumped because I'm haredi

El Al refuses to let passenger board overbooked flight, passenger complains it's just because he's haredi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2016, 10:11 AM

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