Jerusalem Mayor Kisses Gerrer Hassid by MistakeNir Barkat was not aware that the Gerrer (Gur) hassidic sect forbids men from kissing each other. He asked: 'What are they, Muslims?'
Gur Hassidic Synagogues to Close at 9:30, SharpA spate of latenesses has promoted the Gur Hassidic movement to close its synagogues at 9:30 PM, so students can get a good night's sleep
Litzman: No Compromise on Hareidi EnlistmentHareidi deputy minister vows no compromise on hareidi IDF enlistment – a hot topic in the 2013 elections.
Rabbis Ifargan, Pinto 'Among Most Wealthy'Forbes says Rav Pinchas Abuhatzeira's personal wealth is NIS 1.3B, Admor of Gur's is NIS 350M.