Deri: No plans for a Joint Haredi List

Shas head Aryeh Deri dismisses claims Shas will run on joint list with Ashkenazi-haredi UTJ in order to pass electoral threshold.Tzvi Lev, 3/29/2018, 9:36 PM

Taking the patient into account - even in emergencies

Over thirty haredi women graduate United Hatzalah course to serve their communities as first responders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2018, 8:59 PM

Michael Oren takes on Israel's 'lone soldier' problem

Deputy Min. Oren tells Arutz Sheva state overlooking Israeli lone soldiers, particularly haredim, calls to form new agency to address issue.Tzvi Lev, 3/15/2018, 4:07 PM

Lapid's 'haredi protester' outed as secular activist in disguise

Yesh Atid rally against proposed haredi amendment to draft law features secular activist posing as a haredi demonstrator.Tzvi Lev, 3/4/2018, 3:58 PM

Florida tragedy: Haredi boy found lifeless

Missing haredi boy, a resident of Florida's North Miami Beach, is found lifeless.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2018, 11:04 AM

Police called as mass brawl roils central haredi yeshiva

Police called to intervene as mass brawl breaks out between factions at haredi Ponovezh Yeshiva.Tzvi Lev, 2/11/2018, 3:45 PM

Extremist booted from Bnei Brak synagoge for harassing soldier

Haredi worshipers eject extremist harassing haredi soldier during evening prayers at Bnei Brak synagogue.Michal Levi, 2/7/2018, 11:50 AM

Number of haredim in academics doubles

Council for Higher Education says number of haredi students in institutions of higher learning doubled from 2013-2017.Michal Levi, 2/1/2018, 1:53 PM

Haredim riot after body found in youth hostel

Rioters clash with police to prevent autopsy of haredi male found dead in youth hostel.Tzvi Lev, 1/21/2018, 9:26 AM

MK Gafni: 'My words were taken out of context'

Haredi MK Moshe Gafni denies that he is training special force of non-Jewish inspectors to crack down on businesses opening on Shabbat.Tzvi Lev, 1/18/2018, 11:44 AM

Jerusalem: 'Non-kosher' store vandalized

Vandals damage computer store which broke the rules of its haredi neighborhood.Michal Levi, 1/8/2018, 10:57 AM

'Are we in Iran?'

MK Yulia Malinovsky advances bill allowing up to a year in prison for those who deface or destroy pictures of women.Benny Tucker, 1/1/2018, 7:42 AM

'Do you want haredim to remain in ghettos?'

Supreme Court slams university staff protesting separate classes accommodating haredi men and women.Michal Levy, 12/28/2017, 11:55 AM

Report: Haredim marrying later - to build their careers

A new report found that the number of haredim delaying marriage has skyrocketed. 'This is a massive change.'Tzvi Lev, 12/24/2017, 8:05 PM

Beit Shemesh removes modesty signs

Beit Shemesh municipality removes 'modesty' signs, extremists immediately work to replace them.Michal Levi, 12/11/2017, 3:21 PM

They died of cancer and left many orphans behind

44-year-old father of 10 and 34-year-old mother of 8 die of cancer a few hours apart in central Israeli hospital.Michal Levi, 11/6/2017, 3:21 PM

Four Lakewood fraudsters appear before judge

Lakewood residents accused of bilking the government of $75,000 appear before a judge.Tzvi Lev, 11/2/2017, 9:52 PM

Watch: Haredi Paratroopers' final training march

Drafted seven months ago, soldiers begin arduous graduation trek with Torah lesson by rabbis of Netzach Yehuda association supporting them.Mordechai Sones, 10/29/2017, 10:29 AM

Attempted murder of haredi man in Williamsburg

Non-Jew tries to kill his haredi boss in Brooklyn after getting fired.Tzvi Lev, 10/29/2017, 8:09 AM

'We don't care that haredi politicians don't support us'

Organizer of violent Yerushalmi Faction protests promises that the disturbances will go on.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2017, 10:41 PM

Watch: Policeman pulls a gun on haredi extremists

Policeman documented pulling a gun on haredi extremists at the anti-draft rally in Jerusalem on Monday.Tzvi Lev, 10/17/2017, 10:00 AM

Haredi soldier accused of weapons trafficking

Soldier from Netzach Yehuda battalion allegedly stole grenades, bullets and riot control devices.Tzvi Lev, 10/10/2017, 4:45 PM

Minister: I was unaware of infrastructure work on Rosh Hashana

Labor Minister Katz denies responsibility for permitting construction work in Tel Aviv over Rosh Hashanah.Michal Levy, 9/25/2017, 11:03 AM

Haredi MKs focus their rage on the Supreme Court

Shas and UTJ MKs held an emergency meeting Wednesday, and harshly criticized the Supreme Court for striking down the draft law.Tzvi Lev, 9/13/2017, 5:42 PM

Health Minister: Justice Rubinstein is 'audacious'

Haredi minister slams Supreme Court justice, says he's 'anti-religious' and 'distorted' Gur Rebbe's words.Hezki Baruch, 9/13/2017, 10:21 AM

Labor leader: Haredi boys can't touch their mothers

Labor leader shows his ignorance by claiming haredi soldiers earn 7,000 shekels per month, haredi boys cannot touch their mothers.Ido Ben Porat, 9/13/2017, 9:53 AM

Court: Gov't must respond to haredi claims of discrimination

Haredi parties claim discrimination in subsidized housing, Supreme Court orders government to respond by Thursday.Michal Levy, 9/11/2017, 1:17 PM

Haredi children pray for Florida residents as hurricane nears

Haredi children in Jerusalem pray for Florida residents as Hurricane Irma approaches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2017, 4:34 PM

Five-year-old told to leave school bus, stand on road alone

Bus chaperone orders driver to let haredi boy off on the side of the road, because he is 'making problems.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2017, 2:49 PM

Driver caught with three children in trunk

Police discover makeshift seatblets, bench, in trunk of car.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2017, 8:44 AM

Needy students receive brand-new backpacks

Haredi organization distributes backpacks, school supplies, to secular needy children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2017, 11:13 AM

Haredi couple fights abandonment of special needs babies

Haredi couple adopts Down syndrome baby, encourages biological parents to raise their own Down syndrome children.Chana Roberts, 8/28/2017, 11:57 AM

This haredi family was saved from a bridge's collapse

Haredi family crosses doomed bridge at exactly the right second, son tells the miraculous story.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2017, 11:41 AM

Haredi youth arrested for opposing IDF draft

Dozens of haredim arrive to protest arrest of anti-draft activist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2017, 9:50 AM

Haredi school threatens not to take Sephardic students

Jerusalem school insists it won't accept Sephardic girls unless it receives a new building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2017, 8:32 AM

Comparing IDF recruitment to Auschwitz: Not criminal

State Prosecutor says no incitement investigation into booklet telling haredi students IDF recruitment office is like Nazi death camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/16/2017, 8:16 PM

It's final: Nat. Religious school to be transferred to haredim

Interior Min. gives religious public school's building to haredim; school moves to less desirable building ahead of start of school year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2017, 9:26 AM

Jerusalem parents: Say no to haredi-ization of Jerusalem school

Over 200 religious parents in northern Jerusalem demand Education Minister not give their school's building to a haredi institution.Eliran Aharon, 8/11/2017, 9:43 AM

$4000 per marriage?

Hasidic group pays considerable amounts of money to matchmakers who marry off older singles.Tzvi Lev, Michael Levy, 8/9/2017, 9:40 AM

'One-fifth of religious students will become unobservant'

Educational conference discusses ways of revamping religious education in light of increasing trend of children leaving religious lifestyle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2017, 10:04 AM

Chief rabbi: No one has the right to yell at soldiers

Chief Rabbi David Lau says attacks on IDF soldiers 'not Torah way,' redemption will come when we love each other, speak instead of yell.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2017, 7:44 AM

Culture Minister: No to discrimination against haredim

Jerusalem theater refuses to offer separate seating, claiming it 'excludes' people; Culture Minister Regev says policy itself is exclusive.Hezki Baruch, Chana Roberts, 7/29/2017, 11:37 PM

Yeshiva students to be recognized as 'working' husbands

Government backs bill guaranteeing wives of yeshiva students sick days off for children.Haim Lev, 7/17/2017, 8:15 AM

Watch: Haredi paratroopers take the plunge

20 soldiers who performed their first parachute jump yesterday are part of the second draft cycle of the new haredi paratrooper unit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2017, 2:04 PM

Lakewood rabbis: There's no such thing as justified theft

Haredi rabbis say taking Medicaid without meeting criteria is same as stealing from neighbors, pledge to implement prevention education.JTA, 6/30/2017, 7:50 AM

Haredi teacher, principal, abuse 12-year-old girl

Special ed student suffers trauma after principal warns not to leave classroom for five hours. Haredi Board: No proof this ever happened.Chana Roberts, 6/29/2017, 11:11 AM

Haredi man arrested for abusing teenage boys

53-year-old Bnei Brak resident gets arrested on suspicion of abusing 14-15 year old haredi boys.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2017, 2:35 PM

El Al fined for asking Holocaust survivor change seat

83-year old Holocaust survivor asked to change seats because haredi man refused to sit next to a woman.JTA, 6/22/2017, 4:19 PM

Likud minister: We'll see more haredi policemen soon

Public Security Minister Erdan says haredi National Service volunteers save lives.Hezki Baruch, 6/21/2017, 10:42 AM

'A Toldot Aharon hasid saved my son'

Father of IDF soldier attacked by haredim credits Toldot Aharon hasid for helping his son escape.Shimon Cohen, 6/11/2017, 2:22 PM

Haredi man calls for terror attack against gay parade

Bnei Brak resident calls on friends to help him with terror attack - then says he wrote post out of boredom.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 12:41 PM

How many haredim are on social media?

Phone survey finds only 2% of haredim are on Facebook.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2017, 12:20 PM

Haredi extremists attack policeman dressed as IDF soldier

Israel Police arrest six haredim for violently attacking policeman walking through neighborhood on tour.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/3/2017, 10:03 PM

Officer given only 10-day detention for abusing haredi soldier

According to the complaint, officer slammed haredi youth's head against the wall for no reason.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 11:43 AM

Israeli found unconscious in Uman

Medics treat haredi youth found unconscious in Uman, transfer him to hospital in critical condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2017, 11:08 PM

Netanyahu: Hanging effigies of soldiers is abominable

Israeli PM speaks about haredi extremists burning effigy of IDF soldier, asks public to take precautions against global cyber attack.Nitsan Keidar, 5/14/2017, 12:49 PM

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