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Watch: Discussing Jewish life in Germany

Arutz Sheva speaks to two Bnei Akiva emissaries to Germany, who discuss Purim in the wake of terror and preparing for Pesach.Yoni Kempinski, 4/4/2016, 2:13 AM

Bnei Akiva opens first chapter in Ethiopia

Organization opens chapter to help Ethiopians awaiting immigration to Israel with absorption and learning of Jewish and Israeli customs.Ido Ben Porat, 2/14/2016, 9:34 AM

Moving: Chicago teens embrace Otniel terror victim

Bnei Akiva members deliver flowers to the family of Dafna Meir, who was murdered at her doorstep by an Arab terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2016, 9:26 PM

Watch: Bnei Akiva 'Do it for Juno'

The emotional story of a World Bnei Akiva group after one of its participants was diagnosed with cancer.Shoshana Miskin, 1/10/2016, 6:55 PM

Thousands of students march towards Gush Katif

The communities in Gush Katif were closed a decade ago, but their heroism has not been forgotten.Reut Hadar, 1/5/2016, 7:44 AM

Call to name new Bnei Akiva shevet after Pollard?

Bnei Akiva looks into calling new Shevet after Jonathan Pollard, who is to be released on same day as organization's ceremony.Shimon Cohen, 11/8/2015, 4:18 PM

French Kids Get a Warm Welcome in Summer Camps

Bnei Akiva launches volunteer summer camps to help new immigrant Jewish families from France adjust easier to their new home.Yoni Kempinski, 8/25/2015, 8:17 PM

Watch: Youth Movements Unite for Tisha B'Av

They couldn't be more different, but last night members of Bnei Akiva and HaNoar HaOved VeHalomed proved it is possible to 'rise above' it.Yoni Kempinski, 7/26/2015, 12:19 PM

OU Youth Pitch In to Fix Vandalized Synagogue

After Bnei Akiva branch in Nazareth Illit was ravaged, OU youth in the city decided to help out.Shimon Cohen, Gil Ronen, 6/2/2015, 1:55 PM

President Shocked by Arson at Bnei Akiva Synagogue

Informed of the sacrilege by Arutz Sheva, President Rivlin immediately called Bnei Akiva secretary general.Gil Ronen, 5/21/2015, 5:45 PM

Synagogue, Bnei Akiva Branch Ransacked in Galilee

Prayer books were burned in a suspected act of nationalistic vandalism by local Muslims. No reaction yet from President.Gil Ronen, 5/21/2015, 3:56 PM

From World Bnei Akiva to Israeli Politics

Arutz Sheva meets Jewish Home candidate Zeev Schwartz who is focusing on the immigrant and Anglo voters.Yoni Kempinski, 1/4/2015, 11:32 PM

Students and Elderly Rejoice in Hanukkah Together

Yeshiva students visit elderly residence for holiday, and learn their stories of Torah study, Holocaust survival and war for Israel.Yishai Karov, Ari Yashar, 12/22/2014, 2:50 PM

Watch: The 'Berlin Campaign' as Seen from Berlin

Campaign to urge Israelis to move to Germany may have bungled the facts, according to a local Bnei Akiva leader.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 10/26/2014, 11:37 AM

Thanking British Airways for Flying to Israel

Bnei Akiva activists in Israel show British Airways crew members their appreciation for flying to Israel when others cancelled.Yoni Kempinski and Ari Soffer, 7/30/2014, 1:00 PM

B'nei Akiva to Fete Airline Staff

To show Israel's appreciation for their 'bravery under fire,' B'nei Akiva members will welcome airline staff arriving at Ben Gurion Airport.Yaakov Levi, 7/28/2014, 11:55 AM

Bnei Akiva Leader Defends 'Revenge' Comments

Rabbi Haim Druckman, Chairman of Bnei Akiva yeshivas, insists that controversial statement of Rabbi Perel simply expressed emotion.Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 7/8/2014, 2:31 PM

World Bnei Akiva to Hold Hearing on 'Revenge' Post

Rabbi Noam Perel's controversial post over abducted teens may cause his dismissal, despite apology earlier this week.Tova Dvorin, 7/7/2014, 7:28 PM

Bnei Akiva Rabbi Apologizes for Revenge Post

Rabbi Perel says he is 'strongly opposed to any notion of revenge, and to any violent reaction by citizens against any person on earth.'Arutz Sheva staff, 7/6/2014, 10:42 PM

Members of Youth Movements Take to the Streets

Thousands of Israeli youths took to the streets in an attempt to raise the morale of the public.Yoni Kempinski, 6/18/2014, 4:42 AM

'Free Murderers So Enemies Will Talk To Us?'

Chairman of Bnei Akiva notes that deal to free more terrorists, enact building freeze, 'would hurt our people the most.'Hezki Baruch, 4/11/2014, 11:48 AM

Video Campaign Target Yiddish Hareidi Aliyah

YouTube campaign by World Mizrachi movement, initiated by Jeremy Gimpel, calls on hareidi to immigrate to Israel - in Yiddish.Ari Yashar, 1/21/2014, 9:55 PM

MK Lavie: a Sad, Meaningful Day

'It is now clear that the phenomoenon of sexual harassment exists in the religious sector, just like anywhere else.'Gil Ronen, 12/18/2013, 11:50 AM

Bnei Akiva Branch Opens in Hong Kong

Zionist youth group seeks to deepen Jewish identity in distant community; Hong Kong Jews eagerly await emissary's arrival.Tova Dvorin, 11/20/2013, 8:55 PM

Knesset Joins Youth in Thanking Injured Soldiers

Bnei Akiva, MKs hope to make thanking injured soldiers an annual event.Maayana Miskin, 11/20/2013, 1:43 AM

Rabbi Zuckerman ‘Raised Generations’

Rabbi Zuckerman praised for his ‘tremendous contribution’ to Israel.Maayana Miskin, 10/20/2013, 9:46 AM

Orthodox Jewish Youth Pray for Syria

Israeli youth in the Bnei Akiva program pray for an end to the killing of innocent Syrian civilians.Maayana Miskin, 8/28/2013, 10:08 PM

Synagogue Vandalized in Jerusalem

Bnei Akiva counselors horrified to find crude graffiti, mistreated Torah scroll in chapter's synagogue.Maayana Miskin, 8/23/2013, 11:44 AM

Rio's Jews 'Fleeing Carnival'

Many Jewish families find the carnival's immodesty problematic and prefer to stay away for the duration.Rochel Sylvetsky & Gil Ronen, 2/11/2013, 11:05 AM

MK: Let Chabad, Bnei Akiva Shlichim Vote

MK David Azulai (Shas) has requested that Israelis who are abroad on non-governmental “shlichut” missions be allowed to vote.David Lev, 12/31/2012, 12:43 AM

Beloved Rabbanit Rachel Neriya Passes Away

Rabbanit Rachel Neriya z"tl, the widow of Rabbi Moshe Tzvi Neriya z”tl, passed away Thursday. David Lev, 12/6/2012, 7:53 PM

Memories of Rabbi Neriya Help Unite Jews

Hundreds of Jews paid tribute to Rabbi Moshe Tzvi Neriya, 17 years after the passing of the founder of Bnei Akiva religious high schools. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/4/2012, 9:19 AM

Bnei Akiva's Ethiopian Youth Celebrate Sigd

Youth from Bnei Akiva’s HaShachar Project visit the pedestrian mall in Jerusalem and celebrate the Sigd holiday.Elad Benari, 11/14/2012, 5:15 AM

Determined Runner Does NYC 'Mattathon' in Israel

Matt Krieger of Jerusalem made a commitment to run the NY Marathon to raise money for ALEH. No marathon? He ran anyway. Chana Ya'ar, 11/5/2012, 6:32 PM

Youth Movements - the Real Social Networks

The Education Ministry's “youth movement week” highlights getting students together as a replacement for social networks such as Facebook.Elad Benari & Yishai Karov, 10/29/2012, 11:43 PM

Bnei Akiva Controversy: 'Rabin Opposed Our Values'

Bnei Akiva head’s decision to speak at Rabin memorial pleases the left, but causes consternation within the movement.Maayana Miskin, 10/26/2012, 12:26 PM

Bnei Akiva Controversy: Left Supports Speech

Bnei Akiva head’s decision to speak at Rabin memorial pleases the left, but causes consternation within the movement.Maayana Miskin, 10/26/2012, 10:56 AM

Bnei Akiva Head to Speak at Rabin Memorial

An end to Rabin recriminations? Organizers invite Bnei Akiva head to commemorate slain prime minister. Maayana Miskin, 10/24/2012, 7:56 AM

Students' Vacation: Finish Talmud Cycle

Yeshiva High School students fulfilled a special task during summer vacation - completing a cycle of Daf Yomi Talmud study.Chana Ya'ar & Yoni Kempinski, 9/27/2012, 9:14 AM

Gang Beats Jewish Youth in Jerusalem, No Arrests

Police are still investigating a sudden gang attack on Bnei Akiva youth group that left two with broken bones.Maayana Miskin, 9/7/2012, 9:11 AM

Photo Essay: Jewish Youth Rally for Temple Mount

A rally was organized by the Bnei Akiva youth group to support equal rights on the Temple Mount and to decry desecration on the site.Ben Bresky, 8/23/2012, 8:12 PM

Bnei Akiva USA Connects Students to Israel

Rabbi Shaul Feldman, National Director of Bnei Akiva USA, spoke to Arutz Sheva about Bnei Akiva’s programs in the U.S.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2012, 6:30 AM

Pre-Holocaust Dead ‘Not Forgotten’

Jewish youth pay tribute to pre-Holocaust community with cemetery repair project in Poland.Maayana Miskin, 8/2/2012, 11:10 AM

Bnei Akiva Presents: Tent of Unity and Dialogue

The Bnei Akiva youth movement set up a tent in Jerusalem for the purpose of meeting and talking with members of other movements.Yoni Kempinski & Elad Benari, 7/26/2012, 7:12 AM

Car Crash Killed Half of Local Bnei Akiva Leaders

Bar Yochai, the home of the survivor of the crash that killed the rest of her family, lost half of its Bnei Akiva leaders in the accident.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/23/2012, 3:49 PM

Bnei Akiva Yuval Grads Have a 'Sweet' Time

A special gathering was held this week for 18 graduates of Bnei Akiva's Shevet Yuval, a special youth group for special needs teensDavid Lev, 5/17/2012, 3:03 PM

Bnei Akiva Celebrates 'Green' Lag B'Omer in Israel

The Bnei Akiva youth movement has issued safety instructions for a happy bonfire experience on Lag Ba'Omer.Chana Ya'ar, 5/9/2012, 2:42 PM

Itamar's Youth Strengthens Toulouse Children

Students from Bnei Akiva’s branch in Itamar have written support letters to the students of the Otzar Hatorah school in Toulouse.Elad Benari, 4/25/2012, 2:14 AM

Bnei Akiva Youth Plant Trees in Shomron

The Bnei Akiva youth movement held tree planting events across the country. Arutz Sheva visited the tree planting in Samaria.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 2/9/2012, 12:10 PM

The Most "Special" Tree Planters on Tu B'Shvat

Bnei Akiva took out Shevet Yuval, a group of disabled students, to join the movement's tree planting activity for Tu B'Shvat.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 2/9/2012, 12:09 PM

Israelis Travel Abroad, Strengthen Jewish Values

Bnei Akiva Program in eighth year of success; continues promoting love of Israel in Jewish communities throughout the Diaspora. Rachel Hirshfeld, 1/24/2012, 1:06 PM

Bnei Akiva: Doing "The Amazing Race" Jewish Style

World Bnei Akiva is holding a special competition of "The Amazing Race" for its training groups currently visiting Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 12/12/2011, 1:13 AM

Bnei Akiva Youth: No More Living in Shelters

Bnei Akiva youth, frustrated over constant rocket attacks on Israel’s south, decide to make their voice heard.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 11/1/2011, 4:14 AM

Video: Students Pray and Sing for Gilad Shalit

A week before the signing of the Shalit deal, students in NYC were praying and singing for Gilad's safe return.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 10/26/2011, 6:38 AM

Jewish Communities Pray for Gilad Shalit

100 Jewish communities from around North America marked their solidarity with the Shalit family in a worldwide, simultaneous rally.Elad Benari, 10/10/2011, 6:46 AM

Torah Celebration in Shadow of Rav Porat's Passing

At planned Torah celebration in Kfar Haroeh yeshiva, participants' joy is tempered with grief at news of alumnus Hanan Porat's passing. Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 10/5/2011, 3:30 PM

Special Ed Australian Bnei Akiva Group in Israel

Shevet Yuval, a Bnei Akiva group of special education children from Australia, concluded a special two-week to Israel.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 9/27/2011, 5:39 AM