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Jerusalem security guard threatens to 'butcher' haredi child

Jerusalem security guard threatens to 'butcher' haredi child

Security guard working for Education Ministry threatens to 'butcher' haredi boy during protest in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, Friday, 12:33 PM
She Was Crying. How He Responded Will Blow You Away

She Was Crying. How He Responded Will Blow You Away

R’Goldblatt was known for his tremendous level of emunah. “Why are you crying?,” he asked.Vaad HaRabbanim, 4/8/2021, 4:12 PM
The haredim's message to Netanyahu: We will not go with you to a fifth election

The haredim's message to Netanyahu: We will not go with you to a fifth election

Report: Leaders of the haredi parties presented in meetings with the PM the possibility of forming a government headed by Bennett.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2021, 12:05 AM
End of Passover at the Gur study hall: First gathering in over a year

End of Passover at the Gur study hall: First gathering in over a year

More than 10,000 Hasidim participated in celebrations following the last day of Passover in the study hall of the Rebbe of Gur in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/5/2021, 10:55 AM
Rabbi Kanievsky: Better the Arabs than the left

Rabbi Kanievsky: Better the Arabs than the left

Haredi spiritual leader believes UAL, haredi parties hold similar positions on a variety of issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2021, 9:54 PM
First time in 1.5 years: Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky visits the Western Wall

First time in 1.5 years: Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky visits the Western Wall

Leading haredi rabbi arrives at the Western Wall - for the first time since the start of the coronavirus outbreak.Ben Shaul, 3/29/2021, 3:36 PM
'If it hadn't happened to me, I wouldn't have believed it'

'If it hadn't happened to me, I wouldn't have believed it'

Pesach is a difficult time to be singleVaad Harabanim, 3/29/2021, 3:01 PM
Brooklyn Hasidic rabbi is under investigation for promoting child marriage

Brooklyn Hasidic rabbi is under investigation for promoting child marriage

Hasidic rabbi from Williamsburg, Brooklyn under investigation by NYPD for reportedly arranging marriages between underage teens.Shira Hanau, JTA, 3/28/2021, 11:20 PM
Oversight of Orthodox yeshivas becomes a major issue in New York City’s mayoral race

Oversight of Orthodox yeshivas becomes a major issue in New York City’s mayoral race

Oversight of Orthodox yeshivas in New York City has emerged as a major issue in this year's mayoral race.Shira Hanau, 3/26/2021, 2:06 PM
MK Moshe Gafni: 'We'll demand equal budget for hareid yeshivas'

MK Moshe Gafni: 'We'll demand equal budget for hareid yeshivas'

UTJ chief MK Gafni promises: 'There will be no discrimination' in budget for haredi yeshivas.Ben Shaul, 3/24/2021, 3:02 PM
How many people voted Likud in Bnei Brak?

How many people voted Likud in Bnei Brak?

Religious Zionism party third most popular among voters in haredi cities, data shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2021, 12:01 PM
MK Uri Maklev: 'Liberman is a racist and a tyrant'

MK Uri Maklev: 'Liberman is a racist and a tyrant'

'Avigdor Liberman is a racist, everyone should condemn him,' Dept. Transportation Min. Maklev says.Hezki Baruch, 3/23/2021, 3:57 PM
Gafni: There is an 'unprecedented' emergency

Gafni: There is an 'unprecedented' emergency

UTJ chairman in recorded phone call to haredi households: We are facing an unparalleled fateful decision.Michal Levy, 3/23/2021, 5:02 AM
Avraham Weber: 'Bezalel Smotrich's party isn't in the danger zone'

Avraham Weber: 'Bezalel Smotrich's party isn't in the danger zone'

Elections Committee rep. from haredi UTJ party urges voters to demand Religious Zionism chief insist on same budget for all yeshivas.Ben Shaul, 3/22/2021, 2:35 PM
Stabbing outside of Rabbi Kanievsky's home

Stabbing outside of Rabbi Kanievsky's home

2 people wounded in stabbing at campaign rally outside of haredi rabbi's home in Bnei Brak.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2021, 10:12 PM
Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: 'The Left's purpose is to uproot religion'

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein: 'The Left's purpose is to uproot religion'

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein, leading haredi rabbi, explains why party supports PM Netanyahu, urges followers to vote only for UTJ party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2021, 10:02 PM
Senior haredi leaders worried base won't turn out to vote

Senior haredi leaders worried base won't turn out to vote

Top officials in United Torah Judaism say they're increasingly concerned that in fourth election, party's base may fail to turn out.Ben Shaul, 3/17/2021, 2:02 PM
Terrorist Tried To Commit Suicide With 35 Kilograms Of Explosives

Terrorist Tried To Commit Suicide With 35 Kilograms Of Explosives

Zaka volunteer found him crying on the ground with a piece of shrapnel pierced into his leg after he went flying three meters into the air.Sponsored Content, 3/17/2021, 12:29 PM
'People are embarrassed to drive around in ZAKA vehicles'

'People are embarrassed to drive around in ZAKA vehicles'

'We always suspected him of being a pervert,' says senior ZAKA official after search and rescue organization's chief accused of rape.David Rosenberg, 3/17/2021, 12:27 PM
Watch: 100 haredi IDF soldiers sing 'Ani Ma'amin'

Watch: 100 haredi IDF soldiers sing 'Ani Ma'amin'

Haredi soldiers - most of them married with families - finish Home Front Command's special basic training and begin serving in reserves.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2021, 11:53 AM
Prayer circle alerted that woman they’ve been praying for is already dead

Prayer circle alerted that woman they’ve been praying for is already dead

Their suffering has driven home the stark reality that the pandemic is not yet over.Vaad Harabanim, 3/16/2021, 3:11 PM
Central haredi cities now have low coronavirus infection rates

Central haredi cities now have low coronavirus infection rates

Three haredi cities receive 'green' Traffic Light Plan classification as data shows vast majority of haredi adults immune to coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2021, 2:24 PM
Litzman verbally attacked during visit to matzah bakery in Jerusalem

Litzman verbally attacked during visit to matzah bakery in Jerusalem

Housing Minister verbally assaulted by extremists while taking part in matzah baking in Jerusalem and rescued by security guards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2021, 3:59 AM
Young Boy Loses Father And Sister To Covid In Same Week

Young Boy Loses Father And Sister To Covid In Same Week

My family and I are in tremendous pain and shock. Amidst all the feelings that I am dealing with, I have something else on my mindSponsored Content, 3/15/2021, 11:47 AM
MK Yakov Asher: 'Amendment of Racism Law condition for joining coalition'

MK Yakov Asher: 'Amendment of Racism Law condition for joining coalition'

MK Asher promises to condition joining coalition on amending Racism Law to include haredim.Michal Levi, 3/15/2021, 10:09 AM
Lahav 433 opens investigation into ZAKA founder

Lahav 433 opens investigation into ZAKA founder

Allegations of sexual assault against Yehuda Meshi Zahav gather steam.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2021, 10:58 PM
Avigdor Liberman: 'Throw the haredim into the garbage'

Avigdor Liberman: 'Throw the haredim into the garbage'

Haredi MKs from the United Torah Judaism party respond to MK Avigdor Liberman's promise to 'send the haredim to the garbage.'Ben Shaul, 3/14/2021, 12:40 AM
R. Edelstein attacked at Ponovitch Yeshiva

R. Edelstein attacked at Ponovitch Yeshiva

The attacker opposed COVID-19 vaccines and was motivated by R. Edelstein's endorsement of vaccination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2021, 6:38 PM
Shas sages fight back against media incitement

Shas sages fight back against media incitement

A fiery letter from the community leaders of the Haredi voter base takes issue with the public's opinion and the Supreme Court's rulings.Shlomo Witty, 3/11/2021, 5:29 PM
Roni Numa: 'Reasons to be optimistic' about infection rate in haredi sector

Roni Numa: 'Reasons to be optimistic' about infection rate in haredi sector

'Yeshiva plan very effective, students are getting vaccinated at a fast pace,' coronavirus czar for haredim says.Michal Levi, 3/11/2021, 9:08 AM
'The pro-Netanyahu bloc will get more than 60 seats'

'The pro-Netanyahu bloc will get more than 60 seats'

'Haredi lawmakers led opposition to Trump plan,' says Deputy Education Minister Meir Porush. 'Haredi-National Religious will back us.'Shimon Cohen, 3/10/2021, 2:33 PM
Why Are So Many Teachers Dying?

Why Are So Many Teachers Dying?

As news of coronavirus deaths continue to make headlines however, a disturbing trend appears to be clearSponsored Content, 3/9/2021, 2:09 PM
Deputy Education Minister: We took 'Deal of the Century' off the agenda

Deputy Education Minister: We took 'Deal of the Century' off the agenda

In new video, UTJ's Meir Porush reveals how he fought the "dangerous Deal of the Century" initiated by former US President Donald Trump.Michal Levy, 3/9/2021, 4:39 AM
SHOCKING: This shul may become a casino

SHOCKING: This shul may become a casino

Against all odds, the shul in Varna survived the HolocaustVaad Harabanim, 3/8/2021, 4:13 PM
Study: Just 6% of haredim prepared for earthquake

Study: Just 6% of haredim prepared for earthquake

Researchers offer the Haredi sector as a case study on how religious beliefs influence emergency preparedness.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2021, 1:21 PM
Rabbi Yehezkel Roth, the Karlsburger Rebbe, dead at 86

Rabbi Yehezkel Roth, the Karlsburger Rebbe, dead at 86

Hundreds of men pack into Brooklyn study hall and street for Hasidic rabbi’s funeral.Shira Hanau, JTA, 3/8/2021, 7:33 AM
Who popped the tires of the hasidic rebbe and city mayor?

Who popped the tires of the hasidic rebbe and city mayor?

Dozens of vehicle owners discover popped tires, damaged vehicles, after Shabbat ends.Michal Levi, 3/7/2021, 12:13 AM
Former UTJ MK: I had COVID-19, I was in the next world

Former UTJ MK: I had COVID-19, I was in the next world

Former MK Menachem Eliezer Moses: I was in the hospital for 10 days. I cannot tell the public what I saw in the next world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2021, 12:01 AM
Moshe Gafni: 'We won't join coalition without solution to Supreme Court conversion ruling

Moshe Gafni: 'We won't join coalition without solution to Supreme Court conversion ruling

'The Reformists have made bar mitzvahs for their dogs, they are the ones comparing dogs to people,' MK Moshe Gafni says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2021, 10:48 AM
New Hope candidate Ze'ev Elkin: 'Haredi parties won't hold us by the throat'

New Hope candidate Ze'ev Elkin: 'Haredi parties won't hold us by the throat'

'Classic anti-Semitic imagery in haredi party's campaign video, New Hope's Ze'ev Elkin claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2021, 3:28 PM
Haredi party's election ad sparks controversy

Haredi party's election ad sparks controversy

United Torah Judaism video ad under fire for comparing Reform and Conservative converts to dogs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2021, 2:01 PM
Haredim accuse airline of anti-Semitism after being kicked off flight

Haredim accuse airline of anti-Semitism after being kicked off flight

Nearly two dozen Orthodox Jewish passengers, including an extended family, forced off of plane. 'Flight crew celebrated afterwards'.Ben Sales, JTA, 3/2/2021, 7:37 AM
'I'm haredi, so police told me to turn around and go back home'

'I'm haredi, so police told me to turn around and go back home'

Haredi man driving to work with papers proving he is an essential worker says he was refused passage at police checkpoint.Ben Shaul, 2/28/2021, 4:01 PM
Leading rabbis: 'Don't get drunk on Purim'

Leading rabbis: 'Don't get drunk on Purim'

Leading rabbis call on public to refrain from excessive drinking. 'Liable to raise the number of infections, endanger public health.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2021, 2:14 PM
Rabbi Meir Mazuz: 'Without a vaccine - don't come in at all'

Rabbi Meir Mazuz: 'Without a vaccine - don't come in at all'

Rabbi Meir Mazuz instructs: 'Everyone learning in yeshivas should receive coronavirus vaccine.'Michal Levi, 2/23/2021, 2:37 PM
Roni Numa: 'We want to reach 100% vaccination - it's our only way'

Roni Numa: 'We want to reach 100% vaccination - it's our only way'

'Green Badge allows protected gatherings, Purim is the test,' coronavirus czar for haredim says.Ben Shaul, 2/22/2021, 2:58 PM
Pregnant young woman was ‘wary of vaccines,’ died of COVID

Pregnant young woman was ‘wary of vaccines,’ died of COVID

When she tested positive for COVID last week, the family was not particularly worried, as she was young and completely healthySponsored Content, 2/22/2021, 12:31 PM
Some choices are hard to make, but this one is impossible

Some choices are hard to make, but this one is impossible

For a long time we were a normal, happy family, and things were going really well.Vaad Harabanim, 2/18/2021, 1:38 PM
Why everyone assumed this wedding would be canceled

Why everyone assumed this wedding would be canceled

But their mother was adamant that they go ahead with it...Vaad HaRabbanim, 2/17/2021, 8:35 PM
R’ Binyamin Finkel’s secret for marrying children off without waiting

R’ Binyamin Finkel’s secret for marrying children off without waiting

For 13 years, I stood by her side, hoping that one day she would wake up. That one day I might see her smiling face again.Vaad Harabanim, 2/17/2021, 6:28 PM
Meir Porush: 'Haredi voters aren't going to vote for Smotrich's Religious Zionism'

Meir Porush: 'Haredi voters aren't going to vote for Smotrich's Religious Zionism'

'I said there won't be many haredim voting for Likud, and there won't be many voting for MK Smotrich,' says UTJ's Meir Porush.Michal Levi, 2/17/2021, 4:20 PM
Flagship Lakewood yeshiva cancels Purim celebrations

Flagship Lakewood yeshiva cancels Purim celebrations

Beth Medrash Govoha will not host Purim festivities for the first time in 80 years due to COVID pandemic.Andrew Silow-Carrol/JTA, 2/16/2021, 9:23 PM
Rabbi Baruch Dov Povarsky: 'Anyone who doesn't vaccinate isn't worthy of being a teacher'

Rabbi Baruch Dov Povarsky: 'Anyone who doesn't vaccinate isn't worthy of being a teacher'

Rabbi Baruch Dov Povarsky, dean of Ponovezh yeshiva in Bnei Brak, speaks out harshly against teachers who refuse to receive vaccination.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2021, 5:01 PM
Tragedy at a Ramot outdoor shul

Tragedy at a Ramot outdoor shul

One by one, the men who came for the minyan were met with the shock of a lifetime.Sponsored Content, 2/16/2021, 2:30 PM
Rabbi Gershon Edelstein urges yeshiva students to remain in yeshiva over Purim

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein urges yeshiva students to remain in yeshiva over Purim

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein says yeshiva students should remain in yeshiva on Purim and learn Torah. 'This will save us from the plague.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2021, 8:20 AM
MK Pindrus: 'We won't allow lifting restrictions without opening synagogues'

MK Pindrus: 'We won't allow lifting restrictions without opening synagogues'

MK Yitzhak Pindrus says coronavirus restrictions are still necessary, but synagogues should reopen the way cultural centers are reopening.Ben Shaul, 2/15/2021, 3:00 PM
Education Ministry announces: Special budget to adapt distance learning for haredi schools

Education Ministry announces: Special budget to adapt distance learning for haredi schools

Education Ministry announces budget of 9m shekel to adapt distance learning for haredi schools.Ben Shaul, 2/11/2021, 4:20 PM