Rabbi Elyashiv’s Condition Begins to Stabilize

Rabbi Elyashiv, 102, again show signs of recovering from critical condition as doctors successful perform a complicated procedure.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 6/13/2012, 7:03 PM

Video: Funeral of Rabbi Nissim Toledano

Rabbi Nissim Toledano of the Council of Torah Sages has passed away. His funeral was held Sunday.Maayana Miskin, 6/3/2012, 9:54 AM

Chance Encounter Saves 64 Lives

A rabbi’s encounter with a sick teenager leads him to campaign for live organ donation – saving 64 lives.Maayana Miskin, 3/25/2012, 8:18 PM

Hareidi Leader: Yeshiva Students Must Avoid IDF at All Costs

Top hareidi religious Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach has issued a ruling that yeshiva students 'must lay down their lives' rather than enter the IDF.David Lev, 2/23/2012, 5:10 PM

Hareidi Women Chefs Break Gefilte Fish Stigma

Suppression of women? Hareidi women’s convention breaks the myth and also the stigma that there is nothing to eat except gefilte fish.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/21/2012, 2:40 PM

Hareidi Soldiers Forced to Hear Lecture Given by Female Soldier

Hareidi-religious soldiers complain that contrary to guidelines they were forced to attend a Tu B'Shvat lecture given by a female soldier.Elad Benari, 2/9/2012, 3:13 AM

‘Lone Soldiers’ in IDF Now Include Hareidi Youth

The term “lone IDF soldier” usually refers to olim without families in Israel but now includes hareidi youth rejected by their families. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/1/2012, 1:24 PM

Knesset Committee Passes Nazi Symbol Bill

A Knesset committee has passed a bill to fine perpetrators NIS 100,000 if they use as a slur any Holocaust symbol or calls anyone a "Nazi." Chana Ya'ar, 1/9/2012, 11:58 PM

Rabbi Lau: Shouts of 'Nazi!' Cause Me Nightmares

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau tells Ma'ariv he was shocked to see a photo of a Jewish boy wearing a yellow star in last week's hareidi protest.Chana Ya'ar, 1/8/2012, 12:07 AM

UTJ Lawmaker Warns: 'Don't Enlist in IDF Yet'

A United Torah Judaism MK warns young hareidi religious men not to join IDF special programs without assurances they can observe Torah law. Chana Ya'ar, 1/5/2012, 11:00 AM

IDF Chief of Staff: All Troops Must Attend Official Ceremonies

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Ganz rules no soldier will be exempt from official military ceremonies, even if a woman is singing.Chana Ya'ar, 1/2/2012, 11:19 PM

Yossi Peled: Protesters Crazy to Use Yellow Star

Pinning a yellow star on to the chest of a child to make a point at a protest is tantamount to a loss of sanity, says Minister Yossi Peled.Chana Ya'ar, 1/1/2012, 2:42 PM

Aharonovitch: 'Don't Be Afraid to File Complaints'

Public Security Minister Yitzchak Aharonovitch tells women "don't be afraid" to file complaints if they are harrassed in public venues.Chana Ya'ar, 12/29/2011, 1:00 PM