New apartments in Givat Ze'ev approved at lastMK Uri Maklev negotiated with Givat Ze'ev Local Council for the approval of 100 new apartments for haredi community.
Haredi community outraged by pick for police rabbiDays after Rabbi Rahamim Brachiyahu was appointed as Israel Police Chaplain, officials from the haredi community voice their criticism.
Yeshiva student killed in car accident19-year old yeshiva student from Ashdod killed in car accident during drive to Jerusalem.
Haredi society in Israel is slowly changingThe slow change in values and lifestyle in that community has already begun.
Bus driver fired for anti-religious expletiveAn Egged bus driver has been fired from his job two weeks after he used anti-religious expletives towards a haredi passenger.
Man convicted of incitement against haredi soldierCourt convicts man who yelled derogatory slur 'Hardak' at haredi soldier in a Jerusalem synagogue.
Puppa Rebbe's granddaughter dies at 22The granddaughter of the Puppa Rebbe, 22 year old Feige Greenwald, died suddenly, presumably from an overdose of a dangerous drug.
Family decries 'scandalous' firing of teacherDespite receiving permission from Rebbe, teacher fired for getting driver's license that she needed to transport disabled daughter.
'Haredim are our allies, I won't betray them''The haredi public is right-wing,' says Bennett. 'We have a firm, lasting alliance with them.'
Haredim to surpass Arab population by 2050More than 1/3 of Jewish population will be haredi by 2059, with more than 4 million haredim in Israel.
Rabbi Aryeh Finkel passes awayThe Rosh Yeshiva of the renowned Mir yeshiva in Modi'in Illit passes away at 85.
How many haredim actually use the internet?Given the efforts by haredi leaders to clamp down on the use of computers and the internet, how widespread is internet usage among haredim?
Torah education to be recognized as degreeInterior Minister Aryeh Deri publishes new circular stating that Rabbinic ordination or 6 years in yeshiva will be recognized as degree.
US hassidic schools to improve secular educationAfter investigation by Department of Education, hassidic schools in NY agree to improve secular curriculum, but don't specify how.
'Satan has invaded the haredi community'Rabbi leading fight against haredi draft says new data showing more haredim joining the IDF is harbinger of haredi community's destruction.
'There aren't more sex abuse cases now, just moreHaredi lawyer Rebecca Shwartz discusses the changing attitude toward reporting sexual abuse cases in the haredi sector.
A great loss for the Torah worldRabbi Moshe Mordechai Hadash, head of the "Ohr Elhanan" yeshiva, passes away at 75.
Lapid: I'd take a polygraph, I don't hate haredimDiscussing repeal of Core Curriculum law, MK Yair Lapid adamant he has no hate for haredim in his heart; 'not everyone who disagrees hates'.
Haredi MK: We are a persecuted minorityIn the wake of repeal of core curriculum requirement for haredi schools, MK Eichler has some choice words for the requirement's supporters.
Haredi woman drops 75 pounds to donate her kidneyWoman overcomes every possible obstacle to donate one of her kidneys - to a complete stranger.
Haredim - a minority?The Justice Ministry's wheels are spinning, as the Attorney General fights to grant haredim minority status.
Missing haredi actor Shuli Rand 'alive and well'Fears for safety of missing haredi artist Shuli Rand are unfounded, friends tell media; Rand disappeared amid growing financial trouble.
Mother of Esti Weinstein parts from her daughterYehudit Irenstein, mother of Esti Weinstein, pens emotional parting letter, pledges to continue caring for daughter's family.
Suspect arrested for sexually assaulting minorsPolice arrest haredi man in his 30s on suspicion of repeatedly molesting young boys on bus from Beit-Shemesh to Jerusalem.
Officials visit haredi sexual assault centerMembers of Knesset committee visit victims' center in Beit Shemesh amid efforts to improve treatment of sexual assault in haredi community
'Mayors unwilling to absorb haredim are racist’Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked fights discrimination against haredim.
Rabbi arrested for interfering with policePolice arrested a Rechasim rabbi for allegedly interfering with military police while they attempted to arrest a renegade in the city.
Own an iPhone? No Aliyah to the Torah for you!Jerusalem rabbi issues religious ruling barring people who possess smartphones with unfiltered internet access from Torah readings.
Yesha top Shabbat destination for haredi studentsBut growing connections between haredi yeshiva students and national-religious towns in Judea and Samaria have some in haredi world worried.
Secular parents angry at Beit Shemesh separationOutcry as Beit Shemesh Municipality holds educational event with gender separation. Municipality: 'This allowed 75% of parents to attend.'
Rabbis: Haredi cinema would ruin the Jewish PeopleCommunity rabbis write protest letter against planned haredi culture center. 'Many pure souls are dragged to hell because of movies.'
Shock as bus driver calls haredim ‘beasts’Haredi and secular passengers alike were shocked to hear the driver shamelessly insulting haredi commuters on a Dan bus.
UK investigates ‘illegal Jewish schools’Education Department allegedly destroyed evidence of thousands of Jewish children studying in illegal religious schools in London.
'We won't tolerate those who attack IDF soldiers'Defense Minister slams haredi extremist attack in Ashdod as 'intolerable,' warns it threatens haredi integration into army and workforce.
Central Statistics Bureau: Most haredi men workA radical change in the Haredi population: more than 50% of Haredi men are in the workforce.
‘You can't have a smartphone and not do the army’Journalist Avishai Ben Chaim criticizes what he calls the ‘new haredi’ that neither studies the Torah nor joins the army.
'Error' of Right in power 'will be corrected soon'Michaeli says allowing Temple Mount visits is 'against halakha,' blasting PM for accusing leftists of 'forgetting what it means to be Jew.'
Arab response to haredi plea: Intifada targets youPalestinians have no intention of letting haredi Jews “off” in their campaign of terror attacks, an Arab website announces.
Minister: Bring Haredi Extremists to JusticeEconomics Minister Aryeh Deri condemns mob which injured firemen on Sunday, saying they should be prosecuted to full extent of the law.
Singles Conference for Haredi Workers, StudentsConference addresses gap between haredi matchmaking system and the many young adults working, getting academic degrees.
Lapid, PM Meet For First Time Since ElectionsLapid expresses disappointment over scaling back laws regarding haredim, reiterates he has no intent to join government.
Haredi Mayors Complain of DiscriminationMayors of Bnei Brak, Elad, Beit Shemesh, Beitar Illit meet with Rivlin, say they are fighting an uphill battle in society and government.
Rabbis: UTJ Doesn't Make a Move Without UsTens of thousands gathered to support the party and to support the idea of voting in next week's election altogether.
Shas Hotline Showcases Bitter Anger at YishaiShas hotline feature that allows callers to leave messages for friends filled with abuse against former Shas Chairman Eli Yishai.
'Enlist Brawling Yeshiva Students as Riot Police'Former Education Minister Shai Piron took to twitter to advocate for IDF enlistment following yeshiva brawl and haredi protests.
Group to Advocate Haredi Workers' RightsHaredi Workers' Group chooses representatives to push for funding, integration for haredi community in the workforce in historic move.
Hareidi Editor: Holocaust Memorial Day Not For UsHareidi news editor hits back at furor over yeshiva students' accused of 'desecrating' Holocaust Memorial Day.
'For Jews, Religion and Nationality the Same'Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman believes in keeping religion and state together - in certain contexts, at least.
Report: Haredi Pesach Eve Induction PostponedInduction orders sent to thousands of hared youths will apparently be postponed, a report Monday said.
Extremists Mount Anti-iPhone CampaignOrganization declares "war" on the practice of entering synagogues with smartphones.
Interest Booming: Harish 'Not Only a Haredi City'Real Estate managers of the yet-to-be built city of Harish report that interest is growing among orthodox and secular alike.