400 buses ordered for demonstrations

400 buses ordered for demonstrations

Haredi groups order hundreds of buses for Jerusalem, other cities to allow demonstrators to return home in solitary confinement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/18/2020, 11:19 AM
Welfare Minister packs food at Chabad charity factory

Welfare Minister packs food at Chabad charity factory

Minister Itzik Shmuli stops by Kollel Chabad in Jerusalem in order to pack food for needy families.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2020, 3:32 AM
After resigning, Litzman calls on haredim to take to the streets

After resigning, Litzman calls on haredim to take to the streets

United Torah Judaism chief who resigned from government calls on haredim to protest upcoming holiday lockdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/16/2020, 1:41 PM
Haredi MK: 'No intentional persecution'

Haredi MK: 'No intentional persecution'

'Haredi public was disciplined during the first wave, government didn't look deeply into things,' MK Yakov Asher says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2020, 2:57 PM
2,500 Breslov hasidim stuck in Belarus

2,500 Breslov hasidim stuck in Belarus

Thousands of Breslov hasidim hoping to visit Uman for the upcoming holidays find themselves stuck on Belarus-Ukraine border, barred entryArutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2020, 10:35 AM
Deri: Ignoring coronavirus rules? You're a murderer

Deri: Ignoring coronavirus rules? You're a murderer

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri blasts Israelis who disregard government's coronavirus restrictions, accusing them of murder.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/15/2020, 9:53 AM
Despite pandemic, packed services held at Chabad’s 770

Despite pandemic, packed services held at Chabad’s 770

Chabad's 770 headquarters in Brooklyn packed with worshippers Saturday night, despite calls to avoid crowded spaces.Philissa Cramer, JTA, 9/13/2020, 10:35 PM
Miracle in Bnei Brak

Miracle in Bnei Brak

Young girl riding her bike struck by truck in Bnei Brak - yet suffers only slight injuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2020, 6:46 PM
Report: Ukraine to allow limited number of pilgrims to Uman

Report: Ukraine to allow limited number of pilgrims to Uman

Deal reportedly reached with Ukraine to allow 150 Breslov hasidim from Israel to visit Uman during Rosh Hashanah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2020, 4:38 PM
Night curfew in Bnei Brak - 'The impact is devastating'

Night curfew in Bnei Brak - 'The impact is devastating'

As one of the 40 "red" zones to be subjected to night curfew, Bnei Brak's streets are deserted from 7 p.m.Y Rabinovitz, 9/9/2020, 11:25 AM
Son of former Rabbi of Jerusalem's Old City dies of COVID-19

Son of former Rabbi of Jerusalem's Old City dies of COVID-19

Rabbi Benaya Nebenzahl, one of the deans of the Chayei Moshe yeshiva in Jerusalem, passes away two months after contracting coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/8/2020, 11:30 PM
Family Sought Rabbi's Advice After Shocking Diagnosis

Family Sought Rabbi's Advice After Shocking Diagnosis

What they could not know was that this was only the first chapter in the story of this poor family.Sponsored Content, 9/8/2020, 3:25 PM
Coronavirus infection rates spike in NY's Orthodox neighborhoods

Coronavirus infection rates spike in NY's Orthodox neighborhoods

Weddings suspected of hastening spread of coronavirus as infection rates spike in Jewish neighborhoods in and around New York.Shira Hanau, JTA, 9/8/2020, 11:17 AM
'We are also allowed to enjoy Naftali Bennett'

'We are also allowed to enjoy Naftali Bennett'

Mayor of Beitar Illit praises former Defense Minister for his handling of the coronavirus crisis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/7/2020, 6:33 AM
PM in talks to nix lockdown on haredi cities

PM in talks to nix lockdown on haredi cities

Prime Minister's Office considering alternatives to full lockdown on haredi towns, is working with haredi mayors to reach deal.David Rosenberg, 9/6/2020, 4:43 PM
'The haredi public won't forget this'

'The haredi public won't forget this'

'We won't forget who signed the order, over and over again, to turn us into the enemies of the people.' Haredi mayors blast PM over lockdownArutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2020, 4:19 PM
5-7 thousand pilgrims to be allowed into Uman?

5-7 thousand pilgrims to be allowed into Uman?

Breslav movement says Israeli government must repair damage done to movement's image by controversy over pilgrimage to Uman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/6/2020, 1:14 PM
Haredi rabbi: Yeshiva students should remain on campus

Haredi rabbi: Yeshiva students should remain on campus

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky instructs yeshiva students to remain on campus to avoid risk of spreading coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2020, 12:40 PM
'Bnei Brak won't be able to tolerate consequences of lockdown'

'Bnei Brak won't be able to tolerate consequences of lockdown'

Municipal attorney says Bnei Brak residents fear consequences of lockdown, are frustrated at government's treatment of them.Y. Rabinovitz, 9/4/2020, 8:22 AM
Leading haredi rabbi: 'Don't test yeshiva students for COVID-19'

Leading haredi rabbi: 'Don't test yeshiva students for COVID-19'

Post-high school yeshivas should not test students, so as not to disrupt yeshivas' learning, Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2020, 2:40 PM
Rabbi Kanievsky: Don't rush to send students into isolation

Rabbi Kanievsky: Don't rush to send students into isolation

Senior haredi rabbi tells educators they must keep yeshivas open, not to rush to order students into quarantine.Michal Levi, 9/1/2020, 1:56 PM
'No one is explaining why we've become a red city'

'No one is explaining why we've become a red city'

Residents of Beitar Illit complain about city's status as 'red' city, as Health Min. officials note guideline violations, low test rates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2020, 1:03 PM
'Breslovers who visit Uman now are getting beaten up'

'Breslovers who visit Uman now are getting beaten up'

Rabbi Shalom Arush says 'things have gotten out of control' in Uman, with Jewish visitors attacked by locals.Michal Levy, 8/31/2020, 12:53 PM
Litzman: Deri and I will not allow High Holidays lockdown

Litzman: Deri and I will not allow High Holidays lockdown

Housing Minister slams Prof. Ronni Gamzu for acting against Uman pilgrimage but not against mass anti-Netanyahu demonstrations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2020, 10:44 PM
How An Abandoned Baby Grew Up To Be a Remarkable Young Woman

How An Abandoned Baby Grew Up To Be a Remarkable Young Woman

This is the question Chava Sara often asked herself because she was that girl.sponsered content, 8/27/2020, 10:13 PM
Cuomo: If Bill de Blasio won't stop Brooklyn weddings, I will

Cuomo: If Bill de Blasio won't stop Brooklyn weddings, I will

New York governor vows state will step in to block weddings in Brooklyn's haredi neighborhoods if NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio won't intervene.Shira Hanau, JTA, 8/27/2020, 2:18 PM
He helped haredi families find jobs. Now his family has nothing

He helped haredi families find jobs. Now his family has nothing

During his life, Rav Dovid Oberlander worked in high-tech, and helped other Orthodox men to find suitable tech work environments.Sponsored Content, 8/26/2020, 12:20 PM
Hasidic group in New York urges members to wear masks in public

Hasidic group in New York urges members to wear masks in public

Bobov Hasidic movement in Boro Park, Brooklyn urges members to adhere to social distancing rules - or wear masks in public.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2020, 1:34 PM
Coronavirus delays a wedding - but not the celebrations

Coronavirus delays a wedding - but not the celebrations

A haredi bride tested positive for coronavirus, forcing her wedding to be delayed. Here's what happened next.Michal Levi, 8/25/2020, 12:49 PM
Will Israelis be allowed to visit Uman?

Will Israelis be allowed to visit Uman?

PM Netanyahu to hold meeting on travel to Uman ahead of Jewish New Year. Coronavirus czar: 'Impossible to keep guidelines in Uman.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2020, 11:09 AM
Belz community shaken by tragic loss

Belz community shaken by tragic loss

The world is in a chaotic place.When facing health crises it is natural to feel helpless. Some, however make an impact on the world.Sponsored content, 8/24/2020, 11:11 PM
Yeshiva students land in Israel, are returned to London

Yeshiva students land in Israel, are returned to London

Two hasidic yeshiva students arrive in Israel without authorization, are turned back by authorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2020, 2:17 PM
Ex-MK in serious condition after being infected with coronavirus

Ex-MK in serious condition after being infected with coronavirus

Family of 73-year-old former MK request prayers be recited for recovery of Eliezer Moses, who was infected with coronavirus in the US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/23/2020, 7:19 PM
Haredi MK: Coronavirus czar is 'disconnected'

Haredi MK: Coronavirus czar is 'disconnected'

'We absolutely cannot agree that people so disconnected take control and criticize us,' Dep. Education Min. Porush says.Michal Levi, 8/22/2020, 11:11 PM
Metro plan doesn't include stops in Bnei Brak

Metro plan doesn't include stops in Bnei Brak

'Unthinkable' to pay tens of millions in programs so haredim can work, but deny them access to transportation there, organization says.Hezki Baruch, 8/19/2020, 6:59 PM
Haaretz journalist defends haredi schools

Haaretz journalist defends haredi schools

Haredim deserve money 'no more than others, and no less,' Haaretz's Chaim Levinson tweets.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 8/17/2020, 10:35 PM
Women's EMT service wins ambulance license

Women's EMT service wins ambulance license

Brooklyn’s Orthodox women’s EMT service gets right to operate an ambulance after years of lobbying.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/15/2020, 8:39 PM
Will Supreme Court block yeshiva students from coming to Israel?

Will Supreme Court block yeshiva students from coming to Israel?

Petition filed with Supreme Court calls for overturning of coronavirus czar's decision to grant entry to foreign yeshiva, seminary students.David Rosenberg, 8/11/2020, 8:36 AM
Sadigura Rebbe passes away

Sadigura Rebbe passes away

Rabbi Yisroel Moshe a member of Agudat Yisrael's Council of Torah Sages, passes away at 65 years of age.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/11/2020, 1:47 AM
Will haredi party support delaying budget deadline?

Will haredi party support delaying budget deadline?

MK Meir Porush expresses frustration at PM Netanyahu, says he supports proposal to delay deadline. Will his party agree?Ben Shaul, 8/10/2020, 3:02 PM
43% of haredim learned online during coronavirus shutdown

43% of haredim learned online during coronavirus shutdown

New poll shows uptick in haredi population's use of internet, with more haredim working online from home than other sectors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/10/2020, 2:24 PM
Haredi parties: New elections would be madness

Haredi parties: New elections would be madness

Aryeh Deri, Yaakov Litzman, and Moshe Gafni meet to issue joint call to Netanyahu and Gantz to reach compromise on the state budget.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2020, 4:33 PM
Thousands of Hasidim attend wedding in violation of guidelines

Thousands of Hasidim attend wedding in violation of guidelines

Thousands of Belz Hasidim attend Rebbe's grandson's wedding, without social distancing and with only some wearing masks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2020, 12:11 AM
Haredi Minister tells MK to check his secular 'privilege'

Haredi Minister tells MK to check his secular 'privilege'

Minister accuses gov't of discriminating against religious Jews in its coronavirus policies. 'You're allowed to do something I'm not.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2020, 2:58 PM
'We won't help bring about new elections'

'We won't help bring about new elections'

MK Uri Maklev, of the haredi UTJ party, warns PM Netanyahu: 'If one-year budget leads to new elections, we won't support it.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2020, 1:40 PM
She Was Walking When She Heard a “Snap”

She Was Walking When She Heard a “Snap”

Doctors told her that she needed surgery to walk again, but the procedure is too expensive for her. As a result, she remains unable to walk.Communicated content, 8/4/2020, 11:49 AM
Haredi leaders urge: Avoid places lax about corona restrictions

Haredi leaders urge: Avoid places lax about corona restrictions

Leading haredi rabbis urge public to avoid attending events, avoid places of study which do not adhere to Health Ministry standards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2020, 9:37 AM
They left Sheva Brachos, and went straight into Shiva

They left Sheva Brachos, and went straight into Shiva

Last week, against all odds, Mrs. Stern was brought to her son’s chuppah. Her dying wish: children and household should be taken care of.Sponsered Content, 7/26/2020, 1:44 PM
Haredi parties' response to anti-conversion therapy bill

Haredi parties' response to anti-conversion therapy bill

MK Moshe Gafni to bring Override Clause, Chametz Bill to a vote in response to bill to outlaw conversion therapy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2020, 6:00 PM
Coalition crisis: UTJ vs Blue and White

Coalition crisis: UTJ vs Blue and White

Haredi party says it is no longer bound by coalition agreement after Blue and White party votes to ban conversion therapy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2020, 4:07 PM
'Why are the fifth and sixth children worth less?'

'Why are the fifth and sixth children worth less?'

MK Yisrael Eichler speaks out against 'hypocrisy' which condemns cell phone tracking but remains silent in face of haredi-only lockdowns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/22/2020, 3:24 PM
'Make information accessible to everyone'

'Make information accessible to everyone'

MK Yaakov Tessler says information, services, must be made available to those who don't have access to technology.Ben Shaul, 7/21/2020, 4:39 PM
'Repent and mend your ways'

'Repent and mend your ways'

Councils of Torah Sages call on Jews to repent, pray for end to coronavirus pandemic.Ben Shaul, 7/20/2020, 5:02 PM
Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky to leave home, visit cemetery

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky to leave home, visit cemetery

Rabbi Kanievsky will continue his yearly tradition of visiting Rabbi Elyashiv’s grave on the anniversary of his death.sponsered content , 7/19/2020, 5:05 PM
'We need to honor Torah scholars more'

'We need to honor Torah scholars more'

Spiritual leader at hardest-hit haredi yeshiva implies coronavirus outbreak due to disrespect of Torah and Torah scholars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2020, 4:31 PM
Women from Beitar Illit unwanted in Gush Etzion?

Women from Beitar Illit unwanted in Gush Etzion?

'It's not pleasant to work in a place where they suddenly begin treating you with suspicion,' assistant says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2020, 3:23 PM
Criteria for imposing lockdowns to be published in advance

Criteria for imposing lockdowns to be published in advance

PM agrees to demand by Aryeh Deri to publish guidelines for declaring restricted areas amid reports of discrimination against haredim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2020, 1:59 PM