Haredi MK: We kept our part of the coalition deal

Haredi MK sends letter to Prime Minister, Finance Minister, demanding haredi cities receive preferential status.Haim Lev, 7/24/2017, 1:48 PM

Stabbing in Beitar Illit

20-year old stabbed in the head in haredi town south of Jerusalem. Terrorism not suspected.David Rosenberg, 7/11/2017, 9:54 AM

'Half of the apartments should go to Beitar Illit residents'

Beitar Illit mayor: 50% of new apartments being built should go to city's residents, says many residents are eligible for public housing.Michal Levi, 7/6/2017, 8:07 AM

Haredi man suspected of not reporting 60,000,000 NIS

Authorities arrest Beitar resident on suspicion of supplying fake tax receipts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2017, 1:52 PM

Bedouin man gets 10 months for sexually assaulting haredi girl

Man convicted of sexually assaulting 15-year old girl in Beitar given 10 months in jail, his friend just 3 months community service.David Rosenberg, 4/24/2017, 3:03 PM

Over 12,600 explosives found in Beitar Illit

Authorities confiscate explosives stash in Beitar Illit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/1/2017, 9:39 AM

Man found dead after shooting in Beitar synagogue

Rescue workers alerted after shots heard in Matmidim synagogue in Beitar, south of Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 2/26/2017, 10:03 PM

Prejudice in Beitar Illit: 'Ashkenazi renters only'

Neighbors force apartment owner to bar Sephardic renters from property.Michal Levy, 12/22/2016, 7:19 PM

Security searches in Beitar Illit after infiltrations detected

IDF operates in city south of Jerusalem after two individuals seen breaking through security fence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2016, 11:29 PM

Driver fell asleep, drove off cliff to his death

Rabbi Yosef Baruch Ronen, 45, of Beitar Illit, killed in car accident after falling asleep at the wheel.Haim Lev, 11/16/2016, 2:32 PM

Family decries 'scandalous' firing of teacher

Despite receiving permission from Rebbe, teacher fired for getting driver's license that she needed to transport disabled daughter.David Rosenberg, 9/1/2016, 10:23 AM

Teacher allegedly fired for obtaining driver’s license

Haredi teacher reported fired after she received her driver's license.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/30/2016, 4:16 PM

Beitar Illit: Toddler dies after locked in car for two hours

16-month-old child brought to Sha'arei Tzedek Hospital after being locked in father's car. Doctors were unable to save her.Uzi Baruch, 7/22/2016, 2:21 PM

Possible terror attack: 1 killed, 7 injured in Beitar accident

Three-car accident on Route 375 may have stemmed from a rock-throwing attack.Tova Dvorin, 4/24/2016, 10:47 AM

How did a Palestinian stabber attack in Germany?

UK site reports on German-Moroccan ISIS teen who stabbed cop - but her picture has an eerie resemblance to another terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2016, 9:47 PM

Tragedy in Beitar Illit

Four-year-old boy was run over by a bus on Ha-Khoze mi-Lublin Street. Magen David Adom pronounced him dead on the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2015, 4:42 PM

Surprise! MDA team delivers twins - before father arrives home

New mother in shock after going into active labor in a matter of minutes; babies healthy and well.Reut Hadar, 11/10/2015, 2:48 PM

Watch: Cold-blooded terrorist stabs security guard

Chilling footage shows female terrorist prepare to strike outside Beitar Illit.Tova Dvorin, 11/8/2015, 12:33 PM

How Can You Protect Your Children When You're Not Around?

Educating children about sexual abuse is never easy - where do you even begin? This invaluable book will show you how.Eliran Aharon, 9/9/2015, 3:50 PM

Supporting Middle Eastern Christians is Zionism

Christian refugees from ISIS are being helped by a grassroots Zionist organization - and a haredi rabbi. That is Zionism in action.Father Gabriel Naddaf, 5/11/2015, 8:43 PM

Beitar Illit Man Barely Escapes Arab Lynch Mob

Arabs from nearby Husan attack man's vehicle, begin dragging him into Arab town; IDF, Border Police save his life.Orly Harari, 8/26/2014, 2:41 PM

Border Police Officer Tells How He Thwarted Major Car Bombing

Special interview: Commander who thwarted terror attack remains modest over incident: 'anyone would have done the same.'Hezki Baruch, 7/27/2014, 3:58 PM

IDF Releases Footage of Attempted Stabbing Attack

IDF releases video footage of an attempted stabbing attack on a bus, in which an Arab cut off the sidelock of a hareidi Jew.Elad Benari, 10/22/2013, 4:42 AM

Arab 'Cut Off Sidelock' of Hareidi Jew

Details of incident on bus near Beitar Illit are still not clear. The Arab drew a knife and threatened the driver, then ran.Gil Ronen, 10/20/2013, 8:52 PM

MK Disturbed by ‘Third World’ Healthcare in Hareidi Cities

MK warns that health centers are failing to keep up with hareidi birthrate, putting babies at risk.Maayana Miskin, 6/25/2013, 12:39 PM

Peres to New Pope: Come to Israel

President Peres congratulated the new pope on being chosen for the office at a meeting with Church leaders Thursday.David Lev, 3/14/2013, 4:58 PM

Terror Victim Makes Miraculous Recovery

Wife of an Israeli singer who was critically wounded in an Arab attack during Operation Pillar of Defense has regained consciousness.Elad Benari, 12/10/2012, 12:13 AM

Terrorist Scare in Beitar Illit

Residents of Beitar Illit got a scare Tuesday when masked terror suspects were seen wandering in the city. Illegal PA entrants caught. Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2012, 7:46 PM

Woman Badly Wounded in Beitar Illit Terror Attack

An Israeli woman was seriously wounded Tuesday evening in an apparent terrorist attack near the city of Beitar Illit.Maayana Miskin, 11/20/2012, 8:45 PM

Report: Bomb Found in Israel Electric Co. Installation

Police sappers were sent to dismantle a bomb discovered in an Israel Electric Company installation in Beitar Illit late Monday.Chana Ya'ar, 10/15/2012, 6:19 PM

Talmudic Garden – First of Its Kind – Dedicated in Beit El

Eugen and Jeanie Gluck dedicate a garden with a breathtaking view of the hills of the Efraim that is in itself a venue for learning.Arutz Sheva, 10/19/2011, 12:41 PM

PA Slams Israel's New Housing Starts

The Palestinian Authority has slammed Israel's effort to relieve its housing shortage in two towns in Judea and Samaria.Chana Ya'ar, 7/18/2011, 9:17 PM

City of Ariel Demands to Grow

The city of Ariel is continuing its public campaign to end Ehud Barak's de-facto construction freeze that has plagued the city for several years.Hillel Fendel, 1/9/2011, 6:01 PM

New Housing Approved in Beitar Illit

Defense Minister Barak has given approval for the construction of 112 apartments in Beitar Illit, near Gush Etzion. Peace Now is up in arms.Hillel Fendel, 3/8/2010, 3:00 PM