Why was the kosher restaurant boycotted?

Morris Haziza, owner of the kosher Agadir Jerusalem branch: 'Why boycott someone who wants to preserve his religion?'Avner Sheki, 6/13/2019, 8:39 PM

Canada: Anti-Semitic attack on kosher cafe staged, police say

Alleged anti-Semitic attack on a kosher Italian-style café in Winnipeg, Canada was staged by the owners of the restaurant, police now say.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/25/2019, 2:28 PM

Shmini: Why keep kosher?

A Kabbalistic and Maimonidean approach to Parashat Shmini. Shlomit Ovadia, 3/28/2019, 7:20 AM

Steven Spielberg family’s kosher restaurant is reopening

Spielberg’s family will reopen LA kosher restaurant two years after death of the director’s mother, who had run the place for 40 years.Ben Sales, JTA, 2/3/2019, 2:40 PM

Kosher supermarket 'Seasons' relaunching under new ownership

Supermarket chain that declared bankruptcy last year has new owners and is reopening one of its closed locations.Ben Sales, JTA, 2/3/2019, 2:28 PM

Tel Aviv cafes trade private kosher certification for Rabbinate

More Tel Aviv restaurants transitioning to state Rabbinate kosher certificate supervision.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2019, 10:06 PM

Largest baker in US to keep breads certified kosher

Bimbo Bakeries USA, the largest baking company in the United States, to keep kosher certification on nearly all of its bread and rolls.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 1/25/2019, 9:02 PM

Madonna looking to hire kosher chef

Pop singer seeking to hire private chef to prepare kosher meals for her and her family.JTA, 10/25/2018, 3:17 PM

Polish museum to host country's 'first kosher market in decades'

Companies to showcase kosher products at 'Kosher Expo Poland,' held at Jewish museum in Warsaw.JTA, 10/21/2018, 2:02 PM

MK Smotrich and Tzohar clash over kashrut bill

Jewish Home MK responds to Tzohar kashrut initiative head after his kashrut bill blocked. 'Not everything is kosher in war on rabbinate.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/29/2018, 5:36 PM

Tunisian Jew barred from getting kosher food in prison

Young Jews in Tunisian prison fasting until he is allowed to receive kosher food.JTA, 8/20/2018, 9:03 PM

Kosher food stand opens in iconic Buenos Aires soccer stadium

First kosher fast food stand in a Latin American soccer stadium opens after Chabad initiative.JTA, 8/6/2018, 5:16 PM

Official agreement to arrange Shabbat-kosher electricity

Agreement signed to regulate production and sale of kosher electricity for use on Sabbath in automated process with no human contact.Mordechai Sones, 7/18/2018, 1:34 PM

Arizona State introducing kosher meals on campus

'Kosher meal options take our Jewish provision to another level, making ASU one of the best places in America to be a Jewish student.'JTA, 7/15/2018, 8:54 AM

Kosher agency says it can no longer vouch for Starbucks stores

Program which verified Starbucks drinks as kosher nixed.JTA, 7/13/2018, 8:06 AM

Tribute to Israel’s 70th proves success of kosher food and wine

Culinary event celebrating Israel's 70th anniversary shows off kosher luxury cuisine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 9:10 PM

Why I support the private kashrut initiative of Tzohar rabbis

A wide public stands behind the rabbis of Tzohar, and therefore it is fitting and even obligatory for them to have a kashrut system.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 6/4/2018, 2:00 PM

Leslie Rudd, maker of kosher wine in Napa Valley, dead at 76

Vintner and entrepreneur who made fine kosher wines California's Napa Valley and invested in Israeli wine passes away.JTA, 5/10/2018, 8:12 AM

Online post draws backlash in support of new Kashrut supervision

Pro-Rabbinate NGO ripped over calls to boycott restaurant using alternate Kosher supervision as Israelis voice support for Tzohar Kashrut.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2018, 11:39 AM

Rabbi: Cloned pork meat is kosher

Rabbi Yuval Cherlow claims cloned pig's meat could be eaten by Jews – including with milk.JTA, 3/22/2018, 8:28 PM

Kosher in Washington DC

As thousands of Jews flocked the US capital for the AIPAC conference we visited Char Bar, the Kosher restaurant in the city.Uzi Baruch, Washington, 3/14/2018, 5:30 AM

Online Spanish dictionary adopts Hebrew words

Royal Spanish Academy adds ‘kosher’ and ‘hummus’ to official Spanish-language dictionary.JTA, 12/25/2017, 7:41 AM

Krakow opens first kosher hotel post-Holocaust

New hotel offers kosher food, Shabbat elevators, and an in-house synagogue.JTA, 12/16/2017, 5:59 PM

Miss Israel: I always keep kosher, even abroad

'I'm living on pineapple and cookies,' says Miss Israel 2017. 'Other contestants fascinated about why I can't eat most of the food.'David Rosenberg, 11/3/2017, 1:36 PM

That's not kosher: Haredi soldiers fed non-kosher food

Religious soldiers from Nahal Haredi unit sent to army education center given non-kosher food in violation of unit's regulations.David Rosenberg, 8/27/2017, 10:23 PM

Federal judge rules Idaho prisoners must be allowed kosher meals

Judge rules that state’s Department of Correction must provide certified kosher meals for prisoners in all Idaho prisons.JTA, 8/24/2017, 7:38 AM

Netherlands’ only kosher slaughterhouse facing closure

Slaughterhouse says it will be forced to close because of a government-introduced ban on exporting its produce.JTA, 7/18/2017, 7:54 AM

Idaho inmates sue state prison service for kosher meals

A federal lawsuit has been filed on behalf of four Jewish prisoners in Idaho jails who are seeking kosher meals.JTA, 5/11/2017, 11:08 AM

Paraguay to require more humane ways of animal slaughter

Paraguay will require end of shackle-and-hoist slaughter by the end of year, changing method for restraint of animals for kosher slaughter.JTA, 3/28/2017, 8:36 PM

Inside the White House Kosher Kitchen

A behind-the-scenes look at the process of making the White House kosher for Hanukkah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2016, 12:01 PM

Boston-area butcher shuttered after fire

Fire shutters a major kosher supermarket in a heavily Jewish Boston-area town, causes an estimated half-million dollars in damages.JTA, 7/15/2016, 3:56 AM

Will Sholom Rubashkin go free?

Court to rule in coming days on appeal by jailed Iowa kosher slaughterhouse executive, who was given 27 years in what he argues was a setup.Chaim Lev, 5/16/2016, 12:08 PM

IDF to outsource kosher supervision on dozens of bases

Move comes as part of effort to reduce manpower requirements. Military Rabbinate will still be involved, but from a distance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2016, 9:46 AM

Watch: First Kosher certified medical marijuana

From today's ILTV edition. The first ever Kosher certified medical marijuana hits the market.ILTV, 1/1/2016, 3:45 AM

IKEA's store gets official kashrut certificate

Netanya rabbinate announce that IKEA branch has gone through process to upgrade its private kashrut to rabbinate's Mehadrin.Ari Yashar, 12/8/2015, 7:19 PM

France: Jews, Muslims Forced to Wear Red Discs Around Necks

Elementary school students in Burgundy singled out for not eating pork; mayor withdraws initiative in shock after parents, leaders protest.Tova Dvorin, 9/27/2015, 11:54 AM

What Happens When 6 Non-Observant Jews Go Kosher for a Week?

'Hi McDonald's, do you have a kosher menu...?' Six non-observant Jews reconnect with their roots - in the most confusing way possible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/24/2015, 5:45 PM

Again: Uproar After Netanyahu Spotted in Non-Kosher Restaurant

Haredi party incensed after Netanyahu sits with Italian PM in posh Florence cafe. PMO: Netanyahu never eats non-kosher food.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2015, 3:50 PM

Will French Students be Forced to Eat Pork?

French court to rule on controversial decision to ban kosher, halal meal options in one town's schools.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2015, 2:26 PM

Kosher Food Labels Cooking Up a Coalition Crisis

Fight between Shas and Kulanu could turn into the first major coalition crisis for Binyamin Netanyahu's relatively new government.Moshe Cohen, 6/28/2015, 6:27 PM

'Charlatans Will Trick the Public to Eat Non-Kosher Food'

Chief Rabbi of Gilo tells Arutz Sheva why AG Weinstein's opinion to change the law is a disaster for Judaism and the public.Benny Toker, Ari Yashar, 5/8/2015, 8:21 AM

Rabbi Lau: Beware AG's 'Fake Rabbi Kashrut' Proposal

A proposal by the Attorney General could cause grievous damage to kosher consumers, Ashkenazic Chief Rabbi David Lau said.Moshe Cohen, 5/6/2015, 5:06 PM

Israel's 'Unbelievable Operation': Nationwide Passover Cleaning

Religious Affairs Ministry director tells Arutz Sheva of the incredible effort behind making all public areas in Israel kosher for Pesach.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 3/30/2015, 8:33 AM

Rabbi Amar: Knesset 'Most Kosher' Place in Israel

The comments heard there may not always be so “kosher,” but the food in the Knesset most definitely is, said Rabbi Shlomo AmarYaakov Levi, 12/28/2014, 4:16 PM

French Jew Pioneers World's Third Kosher Vineyard Outside Israel

After visiting Jerusalem Alexandre Sartene launched his own 'divine' kosher winery, exports as far as Brazil despite local bureaucracy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2014, 9:41 AM

Chief Rabbinate Warns of Pita Kashrut Forgery

'Dr. Pita' exposed to be using packaging of others, as imported cheese also found to have forged its kashrut certificate.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 11/6/2014, 9:42 PM

Kosher Butcher in Germany Admits to Selling Trief Meat for Years

Butcher admits to fraud in court, sold 88,000 pounds of non-kosher meat as kosher to escape bankruptcy.Tova Dvorin, 10/20/2014, 8:45 PM

Religious Jews Aghast At PM's 'Surf and Turf' Shabbat

For Shabbat lunch, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu dined at a pork palace - while for dinner, he went for the seafood.Yaakov Levi, 10/2/2014, 11:58 AM

After Russia Ban on EU, Lithuania Turns to Kosher Meat Market

Hard hit by Russia ban on EU produce, Lithuania authorizes kosher and halal ritual slaughter amid general European push against kashrut.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2014, 7:29 PM

Hindus Want Kosher-Like Certification

Hindus see the Jewish light and say their one billion consumers world-wide would like their food certified, just like Kosher food.Hillel Fendel, 8/1/2014, 2:34 PM