Beard crisis: 'Religious soldiers are in a dilemma'

Rabbi Avi Shayish, divisional IDF chaplain, explains how army's unresolved beard crisis is causing problems for religious soldiers.Benny Tucker, 7/14/2016, 4:44 PM

Tajik police shave 13,000 beards to fight religion

Secular regime's law enforcement services convinced 1,700 women and girls to stop wearing headscarves.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2016, 7:02 PM

High Court Freezes IDF No-Beard Rule

A new order forbidding secular soldiers from growing beards is on hold until High Court considers a motion filed against it.Ido Ben Porat, 8/27/2015, 11:00 PM

Mystery of Lapid's Beard Dispelled

Secularist Finance Minister Yair Lapid created a stir when he grew a beard. His bureau says he's not becoming religious, however.Gil Ronen, 10/22/2014, 1:51 PM

NYPD Hasidic Recruit Suffered 'Religious Discrimination'

Court ruling finds that Hasidic-religious NYPD recruit was discriminated against when he was fired over the length of his beard.Ari Yashar, 11/18/2013, 10:19 AM

Eichler: 'The Government is Intolerant of A Jew With A Beard'

The complaints continue about failure in the gas mask distribution: "they aren't beard friendly."Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/2/2013, 8:37 AM

IDF’s Anti-Beard Rule Cancelled after A7 Report

Following a report by Arutz Sheva, IDF commanders decide to continue to allow religious soldiers to grow beards.Maayana Miskin, 9/21/2012, 9:13 AM