2 drivers expected to be charged in fatal bus crash

Driver of Modiin Illit bus and driver of private vehicle expected to be charged with involuntary manslaughter in deaths of two passengers.David Rosenberg, 2/25/2019, 9:07 AM

Woman delayed at clinic misses bus accident

Modi'in Illit resident grumbled about delay and missed overturned bus. After miracle became clear she returned with basket of chocolates.Mordechai Sones, 2/10/2019, 11:00 PM

Victims of deadly crash northwest of Jerusalem identified

24-year-old Rachel Chaya Guttman and 27-year-old Ruchama Rosen named as victims killed in fatal bus crash outside of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 2/10/2019, 7:32 PM

Haredi women killed in bus crash

Two women killed in massive traffic accident en route to Jerusalem from haredi city of Modiin Illit.David Rosenberg, 2/10/2019, 3:56 PM

Haredi youth freed after racism ruled out in assault on Arab

Days after haredi youths stabbed, beat Arab bus driver, court orders key suspect freed after ruling assault was not nationalistic.David Rosenberg, 12/18/2018, 8:35 AM

Yerushalmi Faction to launch Shabbat protests

Radical anti-draft haredi group vows to launch wave of protests after plainclothes policemen arrest faction member for draft dodging.Tzvi Lev, 10/25/2018, 6:28 PM

'Yeshiva stabber' acquitted

Court acquits yeshiva student who repeatedly stabbed peer, finds he was in 'psychotic state', cannot be held responsible for actions.David Rosenberg, 10/22/2018, 10:36 AM

'Yeshiva stabber' to be charged with attempted murder

Student in Kiryat Sefer yeshiva who stabbed fellow student to be charged with attempted murder, police announce.David Rosenberg, 9/2/2018, 9:18 PM

Judge orders haredi stabber sent for additional evaluation

Haredi stabbers friends and attorneys say that suspect suffered from severe mental problems prior to attack at Kiryat Sefer yeshiva.Tzvi Lev, 8/30/2018, 6:40 PM

1 seriously wounded in stabbing in Kiryat Sefer yeshiva

17-year-old stabbed during apparent brawl in yeshiva in Modiin Illit's Kiryat Sefer neighborhood in southwestern Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/26/2018, 3:28 PM

Modi'in Illit: Rabbi of mikvahs passes away

Rabbi Meir Yisrael Yakobovitch, of Modi'in Illit founders and who served as local mikveh rabbi, passes suddenly.Mordechai Sones, 8/12/2018, 2:31 PM

Tragedy in Modi'in Illit

Head of city business licensing department, mother of 10 who did her best to facilitate granting of licenses, passes away at 42 from cancer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2018, 3:00 PM

8-year-old boy killed in Modiin Illit accident

Jeep hits boy in Kiryat Sefer neighborhood of Modiin Illit in western Samaria, leaving him in critical condition.Reut Hadar, 2/6/2018, 11:10 PM

'Building announcement discriminates against haredim'

Beitar Illit Mayor upset that recent announcement of building in Judea and Samaria does not include haredi areas.Tzvi Lev, 10/11/2017, 5:29 PM

19-mile long sewage pool from Ramallah reaches Modiin Illit

Massive sewage overflows from Ramallah threaten Jewish town.Tal Polon, 5/14/2017, 3:31 PM

Regulation Law already saving homes

Civil Administration cancels orders against buildings in Jewish towns across Judea and Samaria as Regulation Law goes into effect.David Rosenberg, 4/3/2017, 11:45 AM

Haredi man protests 'racist' Arab bus driver in Bnei Brak

A haredi man shut down traffic in the heart of Bnei Brak to protest bus driver allegedly barring him - but allowing Arab passenger on board.David Rosenberg, 11/30/2016, 8:24 AM

Infant left on bus in Modiin Illit

A bus driver was shocked to discover the baby girl left on his bus, while police warn against an uptick in parental negligence.Yedidya Ben Or, 8/30/2016, 10:54 PM

Police rescue lost, dehydrated toddler wandering streets

A two-year old boy suffering from dehydration was found wandering the streets of Modiin Illit.David Rosenberg, 8/30/2016, 9:07 PM

Druze town first in graduation rates, haredi town last

Beit Jann leads nation with 99% graduation rate, while haredi city of Modiin Illit comes in last with just 7%.JTA, 8/30/2016, 8:35 PM

Demonstrators try to bar Rabbi Amnon Yitzhak from Modiin Illit

Hundreds of demonstrators attempted to disrupt speech by Rabbi Amnon Yitzhak in haredi city.David Rosenberg, 5/24/2016, 8:25 AM

Zionist Rabbi: Hareidi Cities should Guard Themselves

Rabbi Yaakov Ariel: yeshiva students at Beitar Illit and Modiin Illit should not let others guard them.Gil Ronen, 2/14/2013, 6:35 PM

Lawsuit over ‘Anti-Hareidi’ Park Rule

A civil rights group has filed suit against the city of Modiin for closing its park to outsiders in an apparent snub to hareidim.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2012, 11:46 PM