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Skoliner Rebbe joins other rabbinical leaders to put out urgent message

Skoliner Rebbe joins other rabbinical leaders to put out urgent message

This one was personal.Vaad HaRabbanim, 28/07/2021 16:04
Haredi Knesset Member Moshe Gafni calls Prime Minister Bennett 'a murderer'

Haredi Knesset Member Moshe Gafni calls Prime Minister Bennett 'a murderer'

United Torah Judaism faction chief calls prime minister a murderer, blaming him for coronavirus deaths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/07/2021 08:37
Brides Aren't "Supposed" To Do This. She Did It Anyway

Brides Aren't "Supposed" To Do This. She Did It Anyway

Shaindy had a seat and immediately noticed that all of the other brides had a mother or sister with them.Sponsored Content, 27/07/2021 12:30
File for divorce - to receive a daycare subsidy? A haredi rabbi's surprising response

File for divorce - to receive a daycare subsidy? A haredi rabbi's surprising response

Rabbi Zilberstein is asked if couples may file for divorce in order to continue receiving daycare subsidy - and his response is surprising.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 16:22
Police arrest woman suspected of kidnapping children

Police arrest woman suspected of kidnapping children

Woman who brought children to her home, claiming they were hers, is arrested, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 13:46
Why did the Supreme Court cite the Lubavitcher Rebbe?

Why did the Supreme Court cite the Lubavitcher Rebbe?

The Rebbe wanted hospitals to be "houses of doctors" rather than "houses of sick people."Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 22:42
Far fewer haredi COVID patients in current wave

Far fewer haredi COVID patients in current wave

High vaccination rates, number of people who have already recovered, and adherence to guidelines keep infections down, health ministry says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 07:52
Gafni: A temporary government with small kippahs

Gafni: A temporary government with small kippahs

MK Moshe Gafni attends event for yeshiva students, blasts the government: "We will topple you soon."Hezki Baruch, 23/07/2021 06:03
Rabbi Pinto to his students: 'The suffering is difficult'

Rabbi Pinto to his students: 'The suffering is difficult'

In unusual letter, Rabbi Pinto reveals his medical situation and his horrific illness, asking his students to pray for his recovery.Ben Shaul, 23/07/2021 00:22
“Bridezilla?” Woman Uninvited Her Own Siblings From Wedding

“Bridezilla?” Woman Uninvited Her Own Siblings From Wedding

We’ve all seen it before: A young woman is engaged to get married and suddenly thinks the world revolves around her.Vaad Harabanim, 22/07/2021 16:48
Why are haredim 'really' opposed to kashrut reform?

Why are haredim 'really' opposed to kashrut reform?

'Maybe because they care about non-haredi kosher consumers?' suggests MK Bezalel Smotrich's aide.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2021 15:22
Historic: Haredi soldier takes command of Negev Company

Historic: Haredi soldier takes command of Negev Company

Shmuel Kirsch, a soldier from a prominent Chabad rabbinic family, becomes the first haredi commander of the Negev Company.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 16:01
Rabbi Moshe Sternbuch: 'There is no vacation from Torah study'

Rabbi Moshe Sternbuch: 'There is no vacation from Torah study'

Yeshiva students ask for words of wisdom ahead of vacation - only to be told there is no vacation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/07/2021 14:21
Senior haredi rabbi: New government should be 'erased from the world'

Senior haredi rabbi: New government should be 'erased from the world'

'Bennett government is taking from haredi children to give money to Arabs,' says Rabbi Meir Mazuz, dean of the Kisse Rahamim yeshiva.Ben Shaul, 19/07/2021 12:58
Breslov yeshivas to fly to Uman one month early?

Breslov yeshivas to fly to Uman one month early?

Breslov hasidim aim to prevent coronavirus restrictions from disrupting annual pilgrimage to Uman - by sending yeshiva students early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/07/2021 09:18
Rosh Hashanah in Uman back on the agenda

Rosh Hashanah in Uman back on the agenda

Religious Affairs Minister to meet with senior rabbinical figures in coming days.Hezki Baruch, 19/07/2021 02:07
Haredi minor found guilty of throwing stones at vehicles

Haredi minor found guilty of throwing stones at vehicles

Security cameras captured incident, which occurred on Friday night in Jerusalem, 2018.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/07/2021 19:21
The miracles of the Book of Deuteronomy

The miracles of the Book of Deuteronomy

Many people have heeded Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto's call to join initiative to read Deuteronomy each Shabbat. 'It opens the gates of Heaven.'Michal Levi, 16/07/2021 13:14
Rabbi Yoel Kahn, senior Chabad rabbi, passes away at 91

Rabbi Yoel Kahn, senior Chabad rabbi, passes away at 91

Rabbi Yoel Kahn was a close confidant to the late Lubavitcher Rebbe.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/07/2021 09:26
Memorial to Meron disaster victims vandalized

Memorial to Meron disaster victims vandalized

Police investigating after vandals tear down pictures of victims and step on them.Gary Willig, 14/07/2021 18:45
MK Malkieli: 'I smell a lockdown on haredi communities'

MK Malkieli: 'I smell a lockdown on haredi communities'

MK Malkieli notes number of coronavirus infections is rising, says lockdown will be on the table the moment the numbers rise among haredim.Michal Levi, 14/07/2021 18:16
Rabbi Gershon Edlestein urges: Follow laws of Torah study, learn Torah as you should

Rabbi Gershon Edlestein urges: Follow laws of Torah study, learn Torah as you should

'If we would engage in Torah study as we should, there would be no decrees,' Rabbi Gershon Edelstein says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/07/2021 14:40
MK Gafni: PM Bennett doesn't want to meet with me

MK Gafni: PM Bennett doesn't want to meet with me

'I asked to meet with Bennett, but he does not want to speak with me,' UTJ chief MK Gafni says.Ben Shaul, 13/07/2021 14:28
Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky: 'No forgiveness' for Liberman

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky: 'No forgiveness' for Liberman

'No forgiveness' for anyone who has a part in 'decrees' removing daycare subsidies from yeshiva families, leading haredi rabbi says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2021 13:21
Finance Minister to cut daycare subsidies for yeshiva families

Finance Minister to cut daycare subsidies for yeshiva families

New criteria deem families of married yeshiva students ineligible for daycare subsidy. 'System harms working parents, change was necessary.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 15:53
Bnei Brak childcare providers fume at extension of school year

Bnei Brak childcare providers fume at extension of school year

'The entire haredi public is on vacation - why do I need to go to work?' Bnei Brak childcare provider demands.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2021 10:47
Why This Young Man Assumed He'd Never Get Married

Why This Young Man Assumed He'd Never Get Married

His family was known, and not for the reasons he wanted.Sponsored Content, 05/07/2021 22:50
Most Victims Of Terror Attacks Have This In Common

Most Victims Of Terror Attacks Have This In Common

Those who have lived in Israel for more than a few years are almost used to it: the grisly headlines announcing victims when there is a waveSponsored Content, 05/07/2021 15:38
Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky backs call to vaccinate children over 12

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky backs call to vaccinate children over 12

Senior haredi rabbis endorse call by their personal physician urging parents to vaccinate children over 12 against COVID.David Rosenberg, 29/06/2021 10:28
Third victim of bleachers disaster: 39-year-old Eliyahu Karpel

Third victim of bleachers disaster: 39-year-old Eliyahu Karpel

Karpel was seriously injured when bleachers collapsed, had appeared to be recovering when condition suddenly deteriorated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/06/2021 07:46
Student visa fraud backfires, yeshivot involved penalized

Student visa fraud backfires, yeshivot involved penalized

Group of 30+ haredim from New York managed to enter Israel for wedding, claiming to be students, but Israeli gov't discovered deception.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2021 14:18
The House of the Shunamite Woman

The House of the Shunamite Woman

R' Shimon Galai is travelling at the behest and under the guidance of Maran Sar HaTorah HaGaon R' Chaim Kanievsky.sponsered content, 22/06/2021 19:36
The religious man who made secular doctors believe in miracles

The religious man who made secular doctors believe in miracles

If there’s anything Rikki Din’s friends know her as, it’s laid back.Sponsored Content, 22/06/2021 13:08
'Shabbat Driver' found to be missionary targeting haredi women

'Shabbat Driver' found to be missionary targeting haredi women

Driver who transports haredi women to the hospital on the Sabbath to give birth outed as a Christian missionary targeting religious Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2021 08:00
Bullet hole, bullet fragment found at Brooklyn synagogue

Bullet hole, bullet fragment found at Brooklyn synagogue

Bullet hole and bullet fragment found at Flatbush synagogue after Sabbath shooting.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/06/2021 11:38
“Untraditional party crashers”: Saving a life at a wedding

“Untraditional party crashers”: Saving a life at a wedding

After groom's grandfather collapses during wedding Modi'in Illit, EMT 'crashes' the party to save the man's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/06/2021 12:51
Haredi MK: No adviser for haredi affairs

Haredi MK: No adviser for haredi affairs

Haredi parties hold emergency meeting, agree not to cooperate with any 'haredi affairs adviser' appointed by new government.Ben Shaul, 15/06/2021 14:44
"I don't have a cent; I desperately need your help"

"I don't have a cent; I desperately need your help"

She struggled with the challenges of a sick husband, a Down's syndrome child, and a mountain of debt: The widow cries for help.Sponsored Content, 15/06/2021 11:34
Poll: 86% of haredim don't believe Bennett

Poll: 86% of haredim don't believe Bennett

Haredi public believes new government a threat to their lifestyle, status of religion in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 15:00
MK Eichler: We should have known Netanyahu was a sinking ship

MK Eichler: We should have known Netanyahu was a sinking ship

UTJ MK says haredi parties made a mistake sticking to Netanyahu so closely, should have insisted he step down for a new Likud leader.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2021 09:06
Haredi MK blasts Lapid-Bennett government

Haredi MK blasts Lapid-Bennett government

Deputy Minister Meir Porush blasts members of Bennett-Lapid government: We will fight them, their political lives will become hell.Ben Shaul, 11/06/2021 04:35
Haredim fear shtreimel industry will be banned in Israel

Haredim fear shtreimel industry will be banned in Israel

Haredi parties fear Supreme Court will strike down religious exemption to new laws banning fur trade, banning traditional hasidic headwear.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2021 19:24
Seeming Intruder Caught By Cameras In Jerusalem Yeshiva

Seeming Intruder Caught By Cameras In Jerusalem Yeshiva

Sima is known in her office in Jerusalem as the life of the party. She has a smile on her face, and is the first to greet a newcomer warmlySponsored Content, 10/06/2021 16:35
Haredi newspaper: 'Decrees of destruction by hostile gov't'

Haredi newspaper: 'Decrees of destruction by hostile gov't'

Haredi newspapers slam coalition agreements, claim new government harmful to religion, status quo.Ben Shaul, 08/06/2021 17:09
Shas rabbis call for prayers to annul 'government of wickedness'

Shas rabbis call for prayers to annul 'government of wickedness'

Shas rabbis call for prayers and supplications after 'those who hate G-d' 'joined together to form government of wickedness.'Ben Shaul, 08/06/2021 15:39
'Bennett is evil - there will be a war against him'

'Bennett is evil - there will be a war against him'

Haredi political leaders declare incoming PM Naftali Bennett 'a Reform Jew', warn his government will destroy Israel as a Jewish state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 15:00
Discovered: Lubavitcher Rebbe’s and Rebbetzin’s wristwatches

Discovered: Lubavitcher Rebbe’s and Rebbetzin’s wristwatches

Watches owned by the last Lubavitcher Rebbe and his wife going up for auction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/06/2021 07:44
Haredi publication blurs face of Labor Party’s female leader

Haredi publication blurs face of Labor Party’s female leader

One of Israel's top haredi news websites blurs out the face of Labor chief Merav Michaeli.Shira Hanau, JTA, 08/06/2021 07:15
Eliezer Berland convicted of extortion and fraud

Eliezer Berland convicted of extortion and fraud

Disgraced leader of Shuvu Banim movement convicted in plea bargain deal on extortion and fraud charges, is sentenced to 18 months in prison.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/06/2021 14:56
Jerusalem Chief Rabbi: 'A flood of insanity' in the new government

Jerusalem Chief Rabbi: 'A flood of insanity' in the new government

'We don't need their money,' says former Chief Rabbi of Israel, warning of looming confrontation between gov't and haredi community.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2021 16:29
Rabbis Take a Stand On “Mental Health” Once & For All

Rabbis Take a Stand On “Mental Health” Once & For All

It was with a tremble in his breath and hesitation in his step that Rabbi “B,” a Jerusalem father of 12, approached the door of his neighborVaad HaRabbanim, 03/06/2021 14:44
MK Eichler: 'The one who wanted to put us in garbage dumps will be Finance Minister?'

MK Eichler: 'The one who wanted to put us in garbage dumps will be Finance Minister?'

MK Eichler criticizes appointment of Yisrael Beytenu's MK Liberman as Finance Minister. 'He said he'd take us to the garbage dumps.'Ben Shaul, 01/06/2021 16:29
Haredi leaders: 'Obligation to do everything to prevent center-left government'

Haredi leaders: 'Obligation to do everything to prevent center-left government'

Haredi Councils of Torah Sages urge Yamina to backtrack on unity government, warns center-left aims to 'persecute religion.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2021 12:22
Save 10 small children and their sick mother from eviction

Save 10 small children and their sick mother from eviction

I worked hard for many years, eking out a living by doing renovations and cleaning - until my wife suffered from a mental illness.Sponsored Content, 31/05/2021 16:13
Haredi lawmakers planning alternative gov't without the Left?

Haredi lawmakers planning alternative gov't without the Left?

Sources inform Arutz Sheva that haredi lawmakers are working to prevent unity government with the Left, build alternative coalition.Hezki Baruch, 31/05/2021 12:10
Who cut the wires of Har Nof's eiruv?

Who cut the wires of Har Nof's eiruv?

Damage was done too close to evening to be fixed in time for last Shabbat in Jerusalem haredi neighborhood.Ben Shaul, 30/05/2021 17:45
Rabbi Gershon Edelstein hospitalized in Bnei Brak

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein hospitalized in Bnei Brak

Public is asked to pray for the health of Rabbi Gershon Edelstein, leader of the Lithuanian-haredi community.Ben Shaul, 30/05/2021 00:00