Rabbi Seeks to Bring Back Cave BurialHead of Etzion Bloc Religious Council seeks to bring back Talmudic era custom of exhumation and use of ossuaries.
Funeral for Unknown Soldier - 66 Years Later19 year-old soldier Yehoshua Haver died in the War of Independence, but his burial place was unknown - until now.
Report: Israel Not Returning Terrorists' BodiesState allegedly holding on to bodies to deter future attacks; even if they are buried, families to be banned from holding funeral.
National Burial Society Conference in NovemberIsrael's Chevra Kadisha organizing the first conference of its kind, which will deal with all aspects of Jewish burial in Israel and abroad.
Burial of Missing Student Aharon Soffer z''lUS yeshiva student who went missing last Friday in Jerusalem Forest brought for burial, after search ends tragically.
Jewish Woman Saved From Muslim BurialArab who had relationship and daughter with Jewish woman asked to bury her in Muslim cemetery after her death, ZAKA intervened.
Tragedy: Israeli Family Killed in Russia Gas LeakMardi family's surviving son struggles to bring his family back to Israel for burial. 'My world has been destroyed'.
Chabad Emissaries Succeed in Preventing CremationBody of Jewish Australian woman killed in tragic accident in Nepal set to receive a traditional Jewish burial.
Chabad Race to Prevent Jewish Woman's CremationEmissaries of the Chabad movement in Nepal mount an urgent campaign after Jewish tourist dies in tragic accident.
MK Lipman Condemns Beit Shemesh 'Extremism'MK slams violence by hareidi extremists: "We can't allow concern for the dead to come at the expense of the welfare of those who are alive."
Hareidi Rioting against Ramat Beit Shemesh ProjectExtremist hareidi group says construction site in Ramat Beit Shemesh violated ancient burial caves.
Agreement on Jewish, Non-Jewish Burial in IDFMKs, ministers come to an agreement regarding the controversial subject of Judaism and burial in the IDF.
MKs: Bury Jewish, Non-Jewish Soldiers TogetherMKs Shai and Stern are promoting legislation that would eliminate separate burial areas for Jewish and non-Jewish soldiers
'Demand for Burial Plots Next to Rav Elyashiv'Secular and religious people want to be buried next to the Torah great, but only rabbis will have the honor.
Australia Needs more Burial Plots for MuslimsA growing Muslim population has led Sydney, Australia to set aside 6,000 more burial plots whose dead will be out of room in six months.