Woman who hired hitman to kill husband convicted of murder

Woman who faked being Jewish to avoid extradition convicted of murder.JTA, 10/5/2018, 10:33 AM

Book claiming malicious intent behind IDF not killing wins award

Book wins Women's Studies award with thesis that IDF shoots Palestinians 'to maim rather than kill' in order 'to control them.'Tal Polon, 9/13/2018, 1:06 PM

Maternal depression may alter children's immune responses

Israeli study shows maternal depression may have a long-term impact on children's psychological and immune health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2018, 11:51 AM

Mother who gave children insulin indicted

Mother who injected infant with insulin charged with five counts of attacking a minor, one count of abusing a minor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2018, 4:51 PM

Lesbian NYU professor suspended for harassment

NYU professor suspended after investigation finds she harassed former student.JTA, 8/15/2018, 10:06 AM

Woman who encouraged violence says exposure will 'ruin her life'

Judge strips anonymity of woman who urged Charlottesville violence.JTA, 8/9/2018, 11:50 AM

Mother suspected of abusing her children

Siblings tell police mother abuses them, beat and bit their brother for not cleaning up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2018, 10:25 AM

New York women's group opposes Israel-Hamas agreement

Crown Heights women's group says plan to make peace with terror group is 'reckless,' will only endanger Israeli lives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2018, 1:44 PM

Indian woman leaves dead baby on plane

Just prior to landing, cabin crew find dead newborn on bathroom floor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2018, 11:57 AM

Crown Heights women: 'Time to retake Gaza'

Women's group from Chabad area of Brooklyn calls on Israeli government to heed Lubavitcher Rebbe's advice and act to retake Gaza.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2018, 8:49 PM

Report: Mother who injected insulin also beat her children

Mother beat her children with thick rods, investigation shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2018, 1:46 PM

Woman rescued from falling stone blesses over miracle

Jewish woman rescued from falling stone in Ezrat Yisrael comes to thank Creator for miracle; Chief Rabbi and Culture Minister also attend.Yoni Kempinski, 7/23/2018, 8:12 PM

Nigerian woman and her four children locked up in Israeli prison

Prison staff bring toys, books, candy for children to prison not equipped to handle young children.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 7/9/2018, 6:50 PM

Michigan: Mother who murdered baby headed to trial

Mother who killed baby, injured twin, heads to trial after judge rules there is sufficient evidence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2018, 2:34 PM

North Carolina mom tries to poison sons

Police arrest, imprison mother after she mixed lighter fluid into sons' drink.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2018, 4:47 PM

Texas: Police arrest two women after identifying dead toddler

Texas police identify 4-year-old Jayden Lopez, arrest his mother and her girlfriend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2018, 12:12 PM

Bill: Women in Rabbinate election assembly

Prior to Chief Rabbinate elections, proposal to include women in election assembly to be discussed by Ministerial Committee.Mordechai Sones, 6/10/2018, 11:43 AM

Some data for a radical feminist Knesset member

'Every week a woman is murdered', 'Since year's start, 13 women murdered.' What is the truth behind radical MKs shouting?Gil Ronen, 5/30/2018, 10:49 AM

Lesbian mom who drove off cliff was drunk, police say

Investigations show at least two children were sedated when a drunk lesbian mother drove her family off a California cliff in March.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2018, 8:40 AM

Taking the patient into account - even in emergencies

Over thirty haredi women graduate United Hatzalah course to serve their communities as first responders.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/19/2018, 8:59 PM

'How will yeshiva students regard their wives?'

Rabbi Ben Zion Algazi outraged by words of Eli Machina's Rabbi Kellner on women, but condemns media persecution of religious Zionist rabbis.Hezki Baruch - Mordechai Sones, 2/7/2018, 4:24 PM

Orthodox Union will not penalize synagogues with women clergy

OU says it won't penalize synagogues that already employ women as clergy, but reaffirms prohibition on hiring women for rabbinic positions.JTA, 2/1/2018, 8:10 AM

'Bless You for not creating me a woman'

Machon Shilo's Rabbi David Bar-Hayim discusses ancient blessing that today's feminists are uncomfortable saying.Mordechai Sones, 1/11/2018, 2:09 PM

'Are we in Iran?'

MK Yulia Malinovsky advances bill allowing up to a year in prison for those who deface or destroy pictures of women.Benny Tucker, 1/1/2018, 7:42 AM

Tragedy at Sheba Hospital

Mother and fetus die at hospital in central Israel of acute infection. The woman, in her 40s, was in 23rd week of pregnancy.Ido ben Porat, 12/20/2017, 6:24 PM

Number of female pilots not soaring, despite recruitment efforts

Despite IDF attempts to attract women to prestigious flight course, number of female pilots remains low. One woman to finish latest course.Tal Polon, 12/19/2017, 9:58 AM

'Everyone understands there's a problem and is willing to help'

How Israeli women techies are opening doors for each other in Silicon Valley.JTA, 11/25/2017, 7:23 PM

Wife hits husband, forces emergency landing

Woman explores sleeping husband's smartphone, starts hitting him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2017, 11:20 AM

Pakistan: Woman poisons husband and his family

Man, 14 family members, die after wife poisons them, woman claims she did it to take revenge for forced marriage.Chana Roberts, 11/1/2017, 8:24 AM

Dr. Leah Weisel of Orot College, academic, activist and mother

Meet Orot College Dean of Students and Torah Dept., Jewish Home activist Dr. Leah Weisel who talks about how she became what she is today.Rivka Goldfinger, 8/25/2017, 1:55 PM

Women may manage rabbinical courts

Ruling by High Court states women may be appointed director of rabbinical courts; 'Inconceivable proper representation not given.'Mordechai Sones, 8/16/2017, 12:59 PM

NY woman and son murder husband, then dump acid on his face

Divorcing wife kills husband, gets grown children to help in murder, mutilation, and hiding of the body.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2017, 3:24 PM

'The husband's Torah learning is more important'

Leading national-religious women discuss issue of 'double women's ceiling: Do women in religious-Zionist public have chance to lead?'Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 10:32 PM

Kish: Hearing on libelous complaints to go forward

MK Yoav Kish announces expanding committee powers to discuss phenomenon of false complaints.Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 7:53 PM

Knesset Legal Advisor forbids hearing on false complaints

In highly unusual move, Legal Advisor forbids committee to discuss libels against men.Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 6:15 PM

Paris: Terrorist who murdered Sarah Halimi won't stand trial?

Jewish community enraged at apparent refusal of courts to try Muslim terrorist who stabbed Jewish woman, threw her 3 stories to her death.Haim Lev, 6/7/2017, 5:06 PM

'They tried to cover up the terror attack'

Jewish woman in Paris attacked by Muslim terrorist and thrown from the third story to her death. The murderer shouted 'Allahu Akbar.'Ido ben Porat, 4/6/2017, 8:16 AM

City council member dismissed for opposing heterophobic values

Elad Zadikov dismissed from coalition and Torah culture portfolio for opposition to anti-family value dissemination ​​in kindergartens.Gil Ronen, 3/16/2017, 9:04 PM

Will Hamas place benches to help female IDF soldiers?

IDF lowers standards after realizing women can't keep up, provides benches to help climbing. Will Hamas do the same?Gil Ronen, 3/11/2017, 8:10 PM

‘Women’s Strike’ platform demands ‘decolonization of Palestine’

Feminist strike platform inserts non-women's issue - 'Palestine' - into agenda.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 3/9/2017, 7:32 AM

Tzfat rabbi: Women in combat harms the IDF

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu supports Rabbi Levenstein's claim that women in tanks means inefficient tank crews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 10:55 AM

Report: Most men want to keep the Tender Years Clause

Who should be in IDF tanks - women or haredi men? Who should raise the children? And who should kids stay with if their parents divorce?Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/6/2017, 11:37 AM

Former female combat soldier: My life will never be the same

Former female combat soldier says combat training harms female soldiers, tells personal story.Hezki Baruch, 2/5/2017, 7:06 AM

DC Women's March in sync with Bolshevik centennial

Radical organizers of the Women's March on Washington undoubtedly have 1917 February Revolution in mind.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2017, 7:36 AM

'This is precisely the time to strengthen Oz veGaon'

Crowd funding campaign to double donations for the strengthening of Oz veGaon., 12/21/2016, 2:56 PM

Girl power: Seminary matzah baking event

Around 200 girls participate in ‘spiritual and exciting experience’ of baking Passover matzot at Jerusalem’s Lindenbaum Seminary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 7:05 PM

Shaked’s office fires back at MK Stern

Associates of the Minister of Justice return criticism to MK Elazar Stern for trying to make a media uproar at Shaked’s expense.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 1:36 PM

Women win in Saudi Arabia municipal council elections

Historic day for Saudi women following the country's first-ever elections open to female voters and candidates.Shoshana Miskin, 12/13/2015, 10:00 AM

Iran Women's Soccer Captain Banned From Match - By Her Husband

AFC captain takes to media, social networking to protest her husband's confiscation of her passport, legal under Sharia law.Tova Dvorin, 9/16/2015, 5:28 PM

Violence Against Women 'Part of Palestinian Culture'

Expert to PA media: Palestinian men view women as property; most Palestinian women say domestic violence is justified.Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2015, 5:40 PM

Prenuptial Agreements Saving 'Agunot' Throughout Israel

According to Dr. Rachel Levmore, Rabbinic embrace of prenuptial agreements is reducing the number of new get-refusal cases in Israel.Gedalyah Reback, 3/29/2015, 10:31 PM

Syrian Army Drafting Women for Front Lines

The fight against rebel groups becomes egalitarian in Syria, as commanders say the issue is not a matter of gender, but courage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2015, 2:31 PM

'Jihadi Brides' from Australia Becoming Frightening Trend

Australia's FM alerts public to number of women traveling to Iraq and Syria to join Islamic State, warns against 'romantic' notions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2015, 7:14 AM

Most Religious-Zionists Oppose Female Rabbis

A Jerusalem Conference survey finds 54% do not want women deciding halacha, 18% are in favor of it.Reut Hadar, Gil Ronen, 2/18/2015, 2:24 PM

ISIS 'Morality Police' Rules with Iron Fist

Modesty squad regularly beating women whose crimes include not having their eyes covered, NGO reveals.Dalit Halevi and Tova Dvorin, 2/16/2015, 12:37 PM

More Australian Women Join ISIS

Trend of young women joining Islamic State a growing problem, Canberra states Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2015, 10:41 PM

ISIS is 'Particularly Targeting Educated Women' for Execution

See a pattern? Main targets for ISIS execution: female lawyers, female candidates for public office, female doctors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2015, 6:01 PM