'There will be no coalition if businesses open on the Sabbath'Shas leader Aryeh Deri threatens to topple coalition if not given power to force businesses to close on the Sabbath.
'Sabbath Wars' Returning? Protest Planned Over Jerusalem TheaterHaredi Shabbat protests likely to make a comeback in Jerusalem this week, as a new large movie complex opens.
Rabbi Lau Urges Transport Ministry to Stop Shabbat DesecrationAshkenazic Chief Rabbi urges Transport Ministry to ensure that bus drivers keep Shabbat fully.
Rabbi David Yosef Slams Meron Events Over Sabbath ViolationsRespected Jerusalem rabbi sharply criticized organizers of the Lag Ba'omer celebrations, for causing mass Sabbath violations
Rabbinate: For Sabbath's Sake, Postpone Lag B'OmerThe Chief Rabbinate on Sunday asked that Lag B'omer celebrations be delayed by a day this year, in order to prevent Sabbath violations.
Business Faces Boycott for Not Desecrating SabbathPro-secular movement threatens boycott of movie theater that plans to close on the Sabbath day.
Rabbi Lau Fights Sabbath Store-OpeningTel Aviv’s renowned rabbi says Sabbath sales bad for workers, families, Jewish unity, and the economy.
Lapid Sorry, but Not for Budget CutsLapid seeks forgiveness for failing to bring civil marriage, Sabbath busing, and hareidi enlistment to Israel.
Irreligious IDF Commanders Switched at Last MinuteCommanders who were to train new hareidi soldiers are replaced due to fears of secular-hareidi misunderstandings.
Despite Court Order, No Plan to Punish Sabbath Violation in TAMayor plans to find a legal way to continue existing situation, avoid punishing Sabbath violators.
Rabbi: Boycott Bus Company for Running Shabbat Bus ServiceA plan to institute a 7-day-a-week bus service in the Haifa area is set to begin this weekend, and has religious leaders up in arms
Meretz Campaign: Sabbath Desecration, Gay WeddingThe far-left Meretz party with an MK ‘marrying’ three couples in response to Jewish Home MK’s statement.
Jewish Boxer's Dilemma: Weigh In on Sabbath or be DisqualifiedAs tens of thousands waited, Akiva Finkelstein of Bet El, Israel’s light welterweight champion, had only to step on the scale.
Naama went 'Missing' because of SabbathThis is what happens when you take a wrong turn just before Sabbath, find a home to stay in but fail to tell family.
Shvut Ami Outpost Destroyed in Sabbath RaidSecurity forces demolish Samaria outpost on Sabbath eve, confiscate residents’ phones and clothing.
Sabbath Busing a Flop, Meretz Still DeterminedA Sabbath bus from Holon to Tel Aviv drew just dozens, but Meretz remains determined to challenge religious-secular status quo.
Anger in Hevron Region over Sabbath DemolitionPolice demolish a building in the Mitzpeh Avichai outpost on the Sabbath. ‘They’re adding insult to injury,’ residents say.
Peres to Honor the Sabbath and Skip Olympics OpeningHonoring the Sabbath is more important for President Shimon Peres than attending the opening of the Summer Olympics.
Soldiers Allege Forced Sabbath Labor in IDF PrisonSoldiers say they were required to violate the Sabbath while in IDF prison.
Consumer Power Can Help Keep Sabbath, Say ResearchersConsumers are replacing politicians in the campaign to retain the sanctity of the Sabbath, say two Ben Gurion University researchers.
Sabbath Manifesto Promotes National Day of UnpluggingThe Sabbath Manifesto's National Day of Unplugging advocates avoiding the internet, cell phones and electronic devices as a day of rest.