United Right chief Rafi Peretz meets with Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky

Channel 2 News reporter Yair Sherki: 'I don't remember such a close relationship between the NRP leader and haredim.'Sara Rubenstein, 6/14/2019, 7:48 AM

Jewish Home chief meets with Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky

The meeting was also attended by Degel Hatorah chairman MK Moshe Gafni.Hezki Baruch, 5/16/2019, 4:54 PM

Haredi rabbis protest Eurovision Sabbath desecration

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky leads call for prayers in protest of Sabbath desecration caused by Saturday's Eurovision contest in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 5/15/2019, 2:39 PM

Shas lawmakers oppose plan to merge with UTJ

Shas MKs say initiative to run together with their Ashkenazic counterparts would destroy Shas' unique identity, pledge to oppose the move.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 7:15 PM

Ambassador Friedman meets leading haredi rabbi

US Ambassador David Friedman visits home of prominent haredi Torah sage and leading halakhic authority Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2018, 11:50 PM

"My name wasn't always Chana"

A convert's dream come true. She knew, even then, that there was something more to life.Sponsored Content, 10/22/2018, 3:10 PM

'Torah study eliminates need for smoke detectors'

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky dismisses need to prevent next fire tragedy, says Torah study provides enough protection.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/17/2018, 12:48 PM

Police demolish illegal Yerushalmi Faction synagogue

Police drag out worshipers holed up in illegal Jerusalem synagogue associated with the radical Yerushalmi Faction.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 3:00 PM

'Anti-draft protesters are reckless fools'

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky blasts Yerushalmi Faction over wave of anti-draft protests: 'They're empty, foolish people who insult great rabbis.'David Rosenberg, 10/23/2017, 8:27 AM

Rabbi Kanievsky supports head of NGO investigated by police

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky publicly visits head of the 'Matanat Chaim' NGO, under investigation for trading organ donations for money.Tzvi Lev, 10/9/2017, 4:42 PM

Misquoting Rabbi Kanievsky caused Shabbat desecration

Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky never actually permitted traveling on the Sabbath to escape Hurricane Irma.Tzvi Lev, 9/17/2017, 3:06 PM

Need to escape Irma? Haredi rabbi says you can travel on Shabbat

Bnei Brak's Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky permits Jews in Hurricane Irma's path to evacuate on Shabbat.JTA, 9/8/2017, 1:47 PM

How One Gabbai Crowdfunded Rav Chaim's Newest Sefer

New 'Moadei HaGra"Ch' responsa a treasure for future generations.Kupat Ha'Ir, 6/22/2017, 5:06 PM

Rav Kanievsky calls to aid Torah scholar

Urgent letter issued by Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky on behalf of anonymous Talmid Chacham.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2017, 2:43 PM

The most critical 120 hours of the year

Rav Chaim Kanievsky's promise: Donate to Kupat Ha'Ir and he will stand for you.Kupat Ha'Ir, 9/30/2016, 9:07 AM

Rav Chaim Kanievsky calls on public to act

Major rabbi asks for help saving a haredi man from debt collectors in honor of Lag Ba'Omer.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/22/2016, 9:48 AM

'Murdered Jews Atone for Generation, Messiah Must Come'

Leading hareidi rabbi hears harrowing details of Har Nof synagogue attack, how congregation rabbi saved 'by a miracle.'Ari Yashar, 11/21/2014, 2:06 PM

Rabbi Kanievsky: Prayers for Murdered Teens Weren't in Vain

Leading hareidi Rabbi Chaim Kanievsky says prayers for the missing teens did not go to waste.Yaakov Levi, 6/30/2014, 11:29 PM