Man collapses, dies in Bnei Brak mikva

Young man loses consciousness while submersing in mikva, drowns.Haim Lev, 7/25/2016, 10:40 AM

Religious Zionism fights for its place in Bnei Brak

Protesters demonstrate against expropriation of historic Ulpanat Tzvia school.Benny Tucker, 6/24/2016, 8:27 AM

Bnei Brak: Driver found dead in burning minibus

Suspicious blaze sets two other cars aflame; incident under police investigation.Tova Dvorin, 4/27/2016, 10:47 PM

Provocation? Man sells bread in Bnei Brak on Passover

Police take rogue chametz seller into custody. Suspect: I'm not forcing anyone to eat it.Michal Levi, 4/26/2016, 7:10 PM

Female MK blasts Bnei Brak chief rabbi: Don’t hide Queen Esther

MK Svetlova criticizes Bnei Brak Chief Rabbi for posting public banners requesting girls not congregate in the streets during Purim.Chaim Lev, Shoshana Miskin, 3/21/2016, 11:22 AM

Tragedy in Bnei Brak

15-year-old boy apparently suffocated in his sleep; after failed resuscitation attempts medical personnel forced to pronounce his death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2016, 4:34 PM

Second baby to die in nanny's care in last month

Four-month-old from Bnei Brak rushed to Tel Hashomer after losing consciousness in nanny's home; doctors declare her dead.Cynthia Blank, 2/1/2016, 8:23 PM

Haredi Bnei Brak leading the war on infiltration?

Illegal immigrants have caused a sharp spike in brutal crime, but Bnei Brak strikes back despite government inaction, demolishing den.Chaim Lev, 1/8/2016, 10:16 AM

Bnei Brak: Rabbis ban eating on the run

Local rabbis blast discount fast food chains for 'swindling the public into common behavior.'Tova Dvorin, 12/15/2015, 2:49 PM

Youth charged with threatening Arab workers

15-year-old from Bnei Brak walked around construction site with a saw, tried to scare Arabs.Ido Ben Porat, 12/10/2015, 5:55 PM

Baby chokes to death on marble in Bnei Brak

Tragedy: eight-month-old dies from common toy, after medics extract the marble from wind pipe and evacuate him to hospital.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 11/17/2015, 7:44 PM

Bibi Secretly Driven to Hospital in Pita Truck?

Report alleges Netanyahu was brought to Bnei Brak hospital in secret twice - once in pita truck and second time in pest control vehicle.Haim Lev, 6/29/2015, 10:03 PM

65 Year-Old Woman Gives Birth to First Child in Bnei Brak

Nadvorna hassidic couple overjoyed, attribute miracle to blessing from rabbi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2015, 12:10 PM

Levinsky Park Denizens Fail to Stand for Memorial Day Sirens

Photographer Shaul Golan decided to spend Memorial Day in Levinsky Park in south Tel Aviv, far from his usual “beat” in Bnei Brak.Yaakov Levi, 4/22/2015, 6:34 PM

Watch: 'He Cared for the Public Each and Every Day'

Participants at funeral of Rabbi Chaim Grenimann eulogize the great Torah scholar; 'G-d took another one of our righteous.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 4/13/2015, 8:33 AM

15 Injured at Bnei Brak Funeral

Despite police presence to maintain calm, at least one person was moderately injured after falling from a cemetery wall.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2015, 2:40 PM

Police Closely Monitor Bnei Brak Funeral

Dan Region police refuse to take chances as R' Chaim Grenimann is laid to rest, after trampling incident killed 2 earlier this month.Yoni Kempinski, 4/12/2015, 12:04 PM

Second Victim Dies from Haredi Funeral Stampede

18-year-old becomes second to die as a result of trampling at Rabbi Shmuel Wosner's funeral, in which 100,000 participated.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/8/2015, 10:26 AM

Deadly Bnei Brak Trampling 'Unavoidable', Police Say

Israel Police spokesman for the haredi community insists responsibility for maintaining discipline rests with haredi public, leadership.Shimon Cohen, 4/5/2015, 2:39 PM

Watch: Video Shows Deadly Stampede at Rabbi's Funeral

Video shows terrifying stampede which killed young father at funeral of leading haredi Rabbi Shmuel Wosner in Bnei Brak.Ari Soffer, 4/5/2015, 1:53 PM

Funeral Trampling Victim Identified

27 year-old killed in trampling during R' Shmuel Wosner funeral named as Mordechai Gerber; he leaves behind wife, child.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/5/2015, 11:40 AM

Rabbi Wosner Laid to Rest; One Killed in Trampling Incident

Huge funeral in Bnei Brak overnight for leading haredi Rabbi; crowds, congestion kills one and injures 11 others.Tova Dvorin, 4/5/2015, 7:31 AM

Rabbis: UTJ Doesn't Make a Move Without Us

Tens of thousands gathered to support the party and to support the idea of voting in next week's election altogether.Moshe Cohen, 3/12/2015, 2:16 AM

Meretz Billboard Barred from Bnei Brak - For Showing Tzipi Livni

Meretz banner barred from display outside Ayalon Mall, on border of Ramat Gan and Bnei Brak, because it features a woman - Tzipi Livni.Cynthia Blank, 2/2/2015, 6:02 PM

Rumble in Leading Bnei Brak Haredi Yeshiva

Student arrested for assaulting yeshiva dean, leading to all out clash between rival factions vying to control flagship Lithuanian yeshiva.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 2/2/2015, 10:18 AM

Week After Tel Aviv Stabbing, Jew Smuggles Arabs Into Israel

Arab illegals have committed numerous high profile terror attacks - still, Jew from haredi city tries to smuggle three in his car trunk.Ari Yashar, 1/27/2015, 10:42 PM

Religious, Secular, Haredi to March for Unity

For the second time, Israelis of all religious stripes will march, hoping to to reduce tensions between religiously diverse groups.Moshe Cohen, 4/17/2014, 8:26 AM

Bnei Brak Terrorist Stabber Nabbed

IDF troops, along with Shabak forces, arrested overnight Sunday an Arab terrorist from Shechem who stabbed a Jewish man earlier Sunday.David Lev, 3/3/2014, 10:02 AM

Stabbing in Bnei Brak: Terror Suspected, 8 Arrested

31-year old man stabbed by Arab attacker Sunday evening near Tel Aviv. Victim in moderate condition.Gil Ronen, 3/2/2014, 7:37 PM

Condition of Leading Rabbi Deteriorating

Family members ask public to pray for Rabbi Nissim Karelitz, the hareidi Torah sage and leader, after he loses consciousness in hospital.Tova Dvorin, 2/17/2014, 7:56 PM

IDF Soldier Attacked In Bnei Brak

Days after massive hareidi protest of yeshiva funding cuts, soldier attacked and sent to hospital. Follows hareidi MK warnings to Lapid.Ari Yashar, 2/9/2014, 8:04 PM

‘Yeshiva Heads: You Hold Lives in Your Hands’

Call for extreme caution in yeshivas as Bnei Brak slaying is linked to expulsion.Maayana Miskin, 1/26/2014, 5:37 PM

Arrest in Death of Bnei Brak Teen

Man arrested in connection to death of 17-year-old from Bnei Brak who went missing Saturday.Maayana Miskin, 12/31/2013, 9:51 AM

Rosh Hashana 'Baby Boom' at Bnei Brak Hospital

Thousands of babies were born in Israel over Rosh Hashana, with 150 of them born at Ma'ayanei Hayeshu'a hospital in Bnei Brak.David Lev, 9/8/2013, 4:03 PM

Bnei Brak May Go Dark on Shabbat

Tel Aviv court orders the Bnei Brak Municipality to remove generators that were supplying electricity on Shabbat.David Lev, 9/1/2013, 4:06 PM

IDF to Hareidi Soldiers: Hide Your Uniforms

A hareidi religious member of the IDF claimed that he was attacked while walking in the center of Bnei Brak while wearing his uniformDavid Lev, 6/16/2013, 10:10 PM

Bnei Brak Helps Man find Money in Municipal Trash Dumpster

The city of Bnei Brak pitched in to help a man whose wife accidentally threw away his money., 6/5/2013, 9:03 AM

Sadigura Rebbe Passes Away

Funeral is scheduled to leave the Sadigura Beit Midrash on Gutmacher Street in Bnei Brak at 1:30 p.m.Gil Ronen, 1/1/2013, 11:05 AM

R. Karelitz: 'Stomach Stapling' Operations Too Dangerous

A major hareidi rabbinical figure expressed deep concerns over the safety of gastric bypass surgery.David Lev, 12/11/2012, 9:50 PM

Students Visit Bnei Brak, Discuss Draft Law

As politicians continued to quarrel over the draft law, Bar Ilan students visited Bnei Brak and focused on talking with the residents.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 7/12/2012, 6:46 AM

150 Children Saved in ‘Miraculous’ Rescue from Fire

150 children are saved from a fire in a massive Bnei Brak daycare center. Emergency exit saved lives.Maayana Miskin, 6/15/2012, 12:25 PM

Bnei Brak Rabbis Nix Rentals to African Illegals

Rabbis in Bnei Brak have issued a request to residents not to rent property to African illegal immigrants.Chana Ya'ar, 5/20/2012, 3:42 PM

Rabbi Eliezer Goldberg of Bnei Brak Dies at 74

Rabbi Eliezer Goldberg from the Tzeirim yeshiva in Bnei Brak died on Friday night from heart failure.Elad Benari, 1/15/2012, 4:44 AM

Bnei Brak Rabbis Issue Edict: Don't Rent to Infiltrators

Rabbis from Bnei Brak say renting out apartments to infiltrators will have serious consequences. Gil Ronen, 11/8/2010, 5:41 PM

Bible Scrolls Burn in Bnei Brak Synagogue Fire; No Foul Play

Three people were lightly hurt in Vizhnitz Synagogue on Torat Yisrael street.. Electrical malfunction suspected as the cause of the fire.Gil Ronen, 9/23/2010, 11:07 PM