'Mother, We hope you can forgive us now'Daughter of Esti Weinstein, former Gerrer hassid who committed suicide in her car, writes of pain, loss, and confusion in emotional eulogy.
Esti Weinstein will be given secular burialFormer Gerrer Hassid Esti Weinstein will be given a secular burial, not a Haredi one as her family requested.
MK Gafni opposes haredim studying in universitiesKnesset Finance Committee chair explains why he is pessimistic about academic opportunities for haredim.
UK haredi teens fund raise for lifeboat crew34 haredi teens who were rescued from a beach in Dover raise 5,000 euro for the lifeboat station crew that saved them, promise more.
NJ court rules grant to yeshiva unconstitutionalNew Jersey court rules state grants to two religious institutions are unconstitutional.
11-year-old charged in blaze outside Jewish school11-year-old boy charged with setting fire to a school bus outside a Jewish school in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.
Arrest of fake 'haredi' draft-dodger triggers riotHaredi extremists clash with police over arrest of 'haredi yeshiva student' detained after drunken brawl in Eilat.
Are haredim embracing the internet revolution?New research reveals the mysterious world of haredi internet users - what do they do online, and how does it influence them?
Jewish school enrollment in NY up 4.4 percentEnrollment in New York State’s Jewish day schools and yeshivas increased by 4.4 percent last year.
What does your kippa say about you?How much can you learn from a person's kippa? Which style kippas are the most 'ideological'?
Russian network removes video ridiculing haredimRussian television network pulls a video that ridiculed the air travel restrictions of some Orthodox Jews.
Orthodox paramedics first responders in BrusselsFour haredi paramedics from Antwerp were among the first medical professionals on the scene of Brussels airport attack.
'Israel is becoming a refuge for pedophiles'Child abuse advocacy group Kol v'Oz encourages Knesset to crack down on haredi pedophiles trying to make aliyah.
Witness: Haredi locals confronted Ashdod riotersLocal residents tried to stop haredi extremists from attacking police, cursing rabbis; were told 'You are secular!'
Haredim attack enforcers against IDF desertersRioters throw stones at police, overturn military police vehicle. No injuries reported.
Yeshiva student returns 130,000 shekelsWhat happens when a yeshiva student obeys the commandments and returns 130,000 shekels to an 'anti-Orthodox' secular Jew?
Court and family fight over autopsy for babyAs haredim take to Jerusalem street, family of 4-month-old baby believed shaken to death by nanny appeals to High Court over post mortem.
Government distributing gun licenses to haredimInternal Security Minister seeks to arm more haredim, who are being disproportionately targeted by Palestinian Arab terrorists.
Haredi MKs furious over Netanyahu Reform commentsUTJ Health Minister warns pledge by prime minister to support Reform, Conservative movements in breach of coalition agreements.
Haredi MK: Lapid Should Go Back to JournalismKnesset Finance Committee chairman Moshe Gafni says Yair Lapid 'isn't worth anything' in politics.
Lapid: I Love Haredim, But They Don't Like MeIf anyone owes anyone an apology on Yom Kippur, it's the haredi journalists who write mean things about him, says Yesh Atid head Yair Lapid.
Fightback: Haredim 'Embrace Haredi IDF Soldiers'New ads placed in Jerusalem's haredi neighborhood as part of new 'Embracing Haredi Soldiers' campaign.
El Al Accepts Ten Olim into Pilot CourseEl Al has accepted ten foreign residents into its pilot course - one of them a haredi woman.
US Haredi Rabbis Join Forces to Tackle Child AbuseIn landmark proclamation, more than 100 prominent haredi leaders urge public to inform authorities of potential abuse.
The New Phenomenon of Haredi FeminismA conversation with Avital Engelberg, a graduate of Yeshivat Maharat, on feminism, the challenges of Halakha and modernity.
Gov't Holding Secret Meetings to Cancel Draft LawUTJ MKs, government officials have been secretly meeting for 6 months to come up with ways to prevent haredim from being drafted.
Haredi GTA 'Shabbat!' Parody Draws IreMK condemns Grand Theft Auto clip in which haredi beats up passersby while shouting 'Shabbat!' as 'incitement for all intents and purposes.'
YES Planet: Prayers, Protest, Provocations, PoliceHaredim protest Jerusalem movie theater during Shabbat. Some throw stones at police, others allege police were needlessly violent.
Rabbi Druckman: Don't Override RabbinateRabbi Haim Druckman sharply criticized independent religious courts to circumvent the Rabbinate and conduct conversions.
Haredi Startup to Win $1 Million PrizeHaredi startup to win million-dollar prize at 'world's premier haredi business conference,' smashing stereotypes and helping entrepreneurs.
Haredi Extremists Smear Feces on Soldier's DoorExtremists target hassidic resident of Beit Shemesh who enlisted into the army, demand he leave the city; police launch investigation.
Haredim Assault IDF Officer in JerusalemPM Netanyahu and other Knesset Members outraged after a religious IDF officer is attacked by haredim in the Mea Shearim neighborhood.
Levinsky Park Denizens Fail to Stand for SirensPhotographer Shaul Golan decided to spend Memorial Day in Levinsky Park in south Tel Aviv, far from his usual “beat” in Bnei Brak.
Giving Meaning to Memorial Day Minute of SilenceNew campaign seeks to fight negative media portrayal of haredim ignoring sirens by instituting quiet prayers that everyone can say.
Jewish Home Flip Flops on Criminal SanctionsMK Ayelet Shaked says she was always for economic sanctions, and would be willing to cancel criminal sanctions for better alternative.
Litzman Won't Attend Debate 'Because of Lapid'MK Ya’akov Litzman says United Torah Judaism doesn't want to give Yesh Atid chairman an opportunity to incite against haredim.
A Pig in IDF Uniform, with a Kippah and TalmudArab incitement against Jewish soldiers? No, its a flier put in mail boxes by haredim refusing to enlist dehumanizing haredi soldiers.
40 Haredim Arrested in IDF Enlistment ProtestsIsraeli police arrested 40 haredim in Ashdod clashes during protests against controversial Enlistment Law.
Pictures: Haredi IDF Troops Brush Up SkillsWith the sounds of war echoing from the north, the all-religious Netzah Yehuda battalion take part in its major biannual training drill.
Govt. Adopts 'Affirmative Action' Plan for HaredimGovernment approves a plan aimed at enrolling more members of the hareidi community in the state civil service.
Dozens of Hareidim Ascend Temple MountRabbi Yitzchak Brand ascended along with dozens of followers and their families, to pray at the holiest Jewish site
50 Haredim to Enlist in IDFIn two weeks, about fifty haredim will enlist in the IDF through the Shahar project, which has already enlisted around 300 haredim
IDF has a Problem: Too Many Hareidi ReservistsHaredi reservists say IDF promised them that they would not serve outside haredi units, but it is not keeping its word.
Ultra-Orthodox Protest Dangers of Internet in NYCHareidi Orthodox leaders are organizing a rally in NYC to protest against the dangers of the Internet and modern digital technology.
Satmar Stage Anti-Israel Protest in LondonA group of anti-Israel extremists in London have sought to vilify Israel for cracking down on a violent fringe sect in Jerusalem