Pakistan: Woman poisons husband and his family

Pakistan: Woman poisons husband and his family

Man, 14 family members, die after wife poisons them, woman claims she did it to take revenge for forced marriage.Chana Roberts, 11/1/2017, 8:24 AM
Dr. Leah Weisel of Orot College, academic, activist and mother

Dr. Leah Weisel of Orot College, academic, activist and mother

Meet Orot College Dean of Students and Torah Dept., Jewish Home activist Dr. Leah Weisel who talks about how she became what she is today.Rivka Goldfinger, 8/25/2017, 1:55 PM
Women may manage rabbinical courts

Women may manage rabbinical courts

Ruling by High Court states women may be appointed director of rabbinical courts; 'Inconceivable proper representation not given.'Mordechai Sones, 8/16/2017, 12:59 PM
NY woman and son murder husband, then dump acid on his face

NY woman and son murder husband, then dump acid on his face

Divorcing wife kills husband, gets grown children to help in murder, mutilation, and hiding of the body.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/26/2017, 3:24 PM
'The husband's Torah learning is more important'

'The husband's Torah learning is more important'

Leading national-religious women discuss issue of 'double women's ceiling: Do women in religious-Zionist public have chance to lead?'Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 10:32 PM
Kish: Hearing on libelous complaints to go forward

Kish: Hearing on libelous complaints to go forward

MK Yoav Kish announces expanding committee powers to discuss phenomenon of false complaints.Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 7:53 PM
Knesset Legal Advisor forbids hearing on false complaints

Knesset Legal Advisor forbids hearing on false complaints

In highly unusual move, Legal Advisor forbids committee to discuss libels against men.Mordechai Sones, 7/4/2017, 6:15 PM
Paris: Terrorist who murdered Sarah Halimi won't stand trial?

Paris: Terrorist who murdered Sarah Halimi won't stand trial?

Jewish community enraged at apparent refusal of courts to try Muslim terrorist who stabbed Jewish woman, threw her 3 stories to her death.Haim Lev, 6/7/2017, 5:06 PM
'They tried to cover up the terror attack'

'They tried to cover up the terror attack'

Jewish woman in Paris attacked by Muslim terrorist and thrown from the third story to her death. The murderer shouted 'Allahu Akbar.'Ido ben Porat, 4/6/2017, 8:16 AM
City council member dismissed for opposing heterophobic values

City council member dismissed for opposing heterophobic values

Elad Zadikov dismissed from coalition and Torah culture portfolio for opposition to anti-family value dissemination ​​in kindergartens.Gil Ronen, 3/16/2017, 9:04 PM
Will Hamas place benches to help female IDF soldiers?

Will Hamas place benches to help female IDF soldiers?

IDF lowers standards after realizing women can't keep up, provides benches to help climbing. Will Hamas do the same?Gil Ronen, 3/11/2017, 8:10 PM
 ‘Women’s Strike’ platform demands ‘decolonization of Palestine’

‘Women’s Strike’ platform demands ‘decolonization of Palestine’

Feminist strike platform inserts non-women's issue - 'Palestine' - into agenda.JTA and Arutz Sheva, 3/9/2017, 7:32 AM
Tzfat rabbi: Women in combat harms the IDF

Tzfat rabbi: Women in combat harms the IDF

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu supports Rabbi Levenstein's claim that women in tanks means inefficient tank crews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 10:55 AM
Report: Most men want to keep the Tender Years Clause

Report: Most men want to keep the Tender Years Clause

Who should be in IDF tanks - women or haredi men? Who should raise the children? And who should kids stay with if their parents divorce?Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/6/2017, 11:37 AM
Former female combat soldier: My life will never be the same

Former female combat soldier: My life will never be the same

Former female combat soldier says combat training harms female soldiers, tells personal story.Hezki Baruch, 2/5/2017, 7:06 AM
DC Women's March in sync with Bolshevik centennial

DC Women's March in sync with Bolshevik centennial

Radical organizers of the Women's March on Washington undoubtedly have 1917 February Revolution in mind.Gil Ronen, 1/20/2017, 7:36 AM
'This is precisely the time to strengthen Oz veGaon'

'This is precisely the time to strengthen Oz veGaon'

Crowd funding campaign to double donations for the strengthening of Oz veGaon., 12/21/2016, 2:56 PM
Girl power: Seminary matzah baking event

Girl power: Seminary matzah baking event

Around 200 girls participate in ‘spiritual and exciting experience’ of baking Passover matzot at Jerusalem’s Lindenbaum Seminary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 7:05 PM
Shaked’s office fires back at MK Stern

Shaked’s office fires back at MK Stern

Associates of the Minister of Justice return criticism to MK Elazar Stern for trying to make a media uproar at Shaked’s expense.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2016, 1:36 PM
Women win in Saudi Arabia elections

Women win in Saudi Arabia elections

Historic day for Saudi women following the country's first-ever elections open to female voters and candidates.Shoshana Miskin, 12/13/2015, 10:00 AM
Husband Bans Iran Women's Soccer Captain from Game

Husband Bans Iran Women's Soccer Captain from Game

AFC captain takes to media, social networking to protest her husband's confiscation of her passport, legal under Sharia law.Tova Dvorin, 9/16/2015, 5:28 PM
Violence Against Women Part of Palestinian Culture

Violence Against Women Part of Palestinian Culture

Expert to PA media: Palestinian men view women as property; most Palestinian women say domestic violence is justified.Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2015, 5:40 PM
Prenuptial Agreements Save 'Agunot' in Israel

Prenuptial Agreements Save 'Agunot' in Israel

According to Dr. Rachel Levmore, Rabbinic embrace of prenuptial agreements is reducing the number of new get-refusal cases in Israel.Gedalyah Reback, 3/29/2015, 10:31 PM
Syrian Army Drafting Women for Front Lines

Syrian Army Drafting Women for Front Lines

The fight against rebel groups becomes egalitarian in Syria, as commanders say the issue is not a matter of gender, but courage.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2015, 2:31 PM
'Jihadi Brides' Becoming Frightening Trend

'Jihadi Brides' Becoming Frightening Trend

Australia's FM alerts public to number of women traveling to Iraq and Syria to join Islamic State, warns against 'romantic' notions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2015, 7:14 AM
Most Religious-Zionists Oppose Female Rabbis

Most Religious-Zionists Oppose Female Rabbis

A Jerusalem Conference survey finds 54% do not want women deciding halacha, 18% are in favor of it.Reut Hadar, Gil Ronen, 2/18/2015, 2:24 PM
ISIS 'Morality Police' Rules with Iron Fist

ISIS 'Morality Police' Rules with Iron Fist

Modesty squad regularly beating women whose crimes include not having their eyes covered, NGO reveals.Dalit Halevi and Tova Dvorin, 2/16/2015, 12:37 PM
More Australian Women Join ISIS

More Australian Women Join ISIS

Trend of young women joining Islamic State a growing problem, Canberra states Saturday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2015, 10:41 PM
ISIS is 'Particularly Targeting Educated Women'

ISIS is 'Particularly Targeting Educated Women'

See a pattern? Main targets for ISIS execution: female lawyers, female candidates for public office, female doctors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2015, 6:01 PM
Hareidi Men Leave Plane Rather Than Sit with Women

Hareidi Men Leave Plane Rather Than Sit with Women

A group of Hareidi men who refused to sit next to women, disembarked from a Delta flight, when their request to switch seats was denied.Haim Lev, Cynthia Blank, 10/22/2014, 9:35 PM
Poll: Leftists Want More Women in Negotiations

Poll: Leftists Want More Women in Negotiations

A new poll shows that two thirds of Israelis believe the women should have more of a role in negotiations with the Palestinians.Yaakov Levi, 10/13/2014, 10:14 PM
Rabbis Allow Women's Participation in Simhat Torah

Rabbis Allow Women's Participation in Simhat Torah

National-religious org. of rabbis and women's leaders encourages synagogues to include women - within the lines of Orthodox norms.Tova Dvorin, 10/13/2014, 4:57 PM
Sixty British Women Join IS 'Modesty Police'

Sixty British Women Join IS 'Modesty Police'

IS al-Khansaa Brigade enforces extreme morality standards - and is run by British women fleeing full rights in the West.Tova Dvorin, 9/8/2014, 7:30 PM
Hareidi Parties to Allow Women in Office?

Hareidi Parties to Allow Women in Office?

Prominent Rabbi notes that hareidi MKs are voting for a female presidential candidate - and says change is on the horizon.Nir Har-Zahav and Tova Dvorin, 6/10/2014, 10:39 AM
Imprisoned Saudi Princesses Cry for Help

Imprisoned Saudi Princesses Cry for Help

Princesses allegedly locked in a Jeddah palace say royal family is starving them, call on world leaders to stop 'gender apartheid.'Tova Dvorin, 3/30/2014, 8:46 AM
Hamas Appoints First Female Spokesperson

Hamas Appoints First Female Spokesperson

The Hamas government has appointed 23-year-old Israa Al-Mudallal as its first English-language spokeswoman.Elad Benari, 11/6/2013, 6:15 AM
Video: Saudi Woman Drives Car Despite Ban

Video: Saudi Woman Drives Car Despite Ban

A woman in Saudi Arabia posts a clip of herself driving, pledges to continue to drive despite a decree banning women from doing so.Elad Benari, 10/18/2013, 5:14 AM
Fatah: Female Terrorist is 'Master of the World'

Fatah: Female Terrorist is 'Master of the World'

The administrator of one of Fatah's official Facebook pages recently posted a picture calling female terrorists the “master of the world."Rina Tzvi , 7/31/2013, 7:36 PM
Rabbanit: Women Can Unify the Jewish People

Rabbanit: Women Can Unify the Jewish People

Thousands of women will hold a special prayer session for the safety of world Jewry on MondayDavid Lev, 7/4/2013, 2:00 PM
Obama Names Female Secret Service Director

Obama Names Female Secret Service Director

US agency gets its first female director, Julia Pearson., 3/26/2013, 11:37 PM
First Lady, Secy of State Honor Egyptian 9/11 Fan

First Lady, Secy of State Honor Egyptian 9/11 Fan

First Lady Michelle Obama and U.S. Secy of StateJohn Kerry this week will honor a woman who celebrated Al Qaeda’s 9/11 attack on America.Chana Ya'ar, 3/7/2013, 9:27 AM
Vatican, Iran Oppose Anti-Women Violence Summit

Vatican, Iran Oppose Anti-Women Violence Summit

The Vatican and Iran are resisting efforts by UN conference to demand tougher global standards to prevent violence against women, children.Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/5/2013, 9:36 PM
UN Cancels Discriminatory Gaza Marathon

UN Cancels Discriminatory Gaza Marathon

Gaza's third international marathon has been cancelled after Hamas refused to allow women to participate. Rachel Hirshfeld , 3/5/2013, 4:32 PM
Saudi Women Arrested, Spark Arab Spring II?

Saudi Women Arrested, Spark Arab Spring II?

A group of protesting Saudi Arabian women arrested this month prompted a groundswell of outrage that may lead to a new Arab Spring II.Chana Ya'ar, 1/21/2013, 9:55 AM
Women Not Suited to Deal with Iran: Poll

Women Not Suited to Deal with Iran: Poll

Only seven percent of respondents think a woman can deal with the Iranian nuclear threat, says a women’s Zionist poll. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 1/2/2013, 3:28 PM
'Hijab Payment' for Women at Iranian Nuclear Plant

'Hijab Payment' for Women at Iranian Nuclear Plant

Iran is paying female Russian technicians working at the Bushehr nuclear power plant to wear the Islamic headscarf, known as the hijab. Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/26/2012, 6:50 PM
Hareidi Parties: Women's 'Role' Not in the Knesset

Hareidi Parties: Women's 'Role' Not in the Knesset

Knesset Election Committee will discuss disqualifying Hareidi parties because they have no women on their listsDavid Lev, 12/18/2012, 10:51 PM
Saudi Woman Sues Ministry Over Driving Ban

Saudi Woman Sues Ministry Over Driving Ban

A Saudi women’s rights activist filed a lawsuit against interior ministry over a decree banning women from obtaining driving licenses.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/13/2012, 9:37 PM
Al-Qaeda Forms All-Female Brigade to Attack West

Al-Qaeda Forms All-Female Brigade to Attack West

Al-Qaeda has formed all-female brigade to infiltrate and hit Western military bases, as they are less likely than men to attract suspicion.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/29/2012, 10:32 AM
Severe Hunger in WWII = Increased Breast Cancer

Severe Hunger in WWII = Increased Breast Cancer

Severe hunger increases breast cancer risk in Jewish women survivors of World War II.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 10/3/2012, 11:52 AM
IKEA 'Deletes' Women from Saudi Catalogue

IKEA 'Deletes' Women from Saudi Catalogue

Swedish home and furniture retailer Ikea has been criticized for deleting images of women from the Saudi version of its catalogue. Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/2/2012, 5:33 PM
Iran Bans Women Due to 'Manly Nature' of Studies

Iran Bans Women Due to 'Manly Nature' of Studies

Thirty-six universities in Iran have banned women from 77 fields of study.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/22/2012, 5:19 PM
NY's Jewish Senate Candidate Vows to Drop 'Pink'

NY's Jewish Senate Candidate Vows to Drop 'Pink'

The 22-year-old orthodox Jewish woman running for office in the New York State Senate said that she is planning to "leave the pink at home" Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/2/2012, 5:08 PM
Orthodox Jewish Woman Runs for NY State Senate

Orthodox Jewish Woman Runs for NY State Senate

For the first time, an Orthodox Jewish woman is running for office in the New York State Senate.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/25/2012, 12:14 AM
'Women Have a Unique Part in Zionism'

'Women Have a Unique Part in Zionism'

Arutz Sheva visits the annual gathering of the Zionist General Council, attended by many women who have contributed to society.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 6/29/2012, 7:12 AM
'Veiled Women Only' Television Stirs Controversy

'Veiled Women Only' Television Stirs Controversy

An Egyptian TV channel, managed exclusively by veiled women, has stirred controversy and revived debate over individual freedom.Rachel Hirshfeld, 5/23/2012, 1:39 PM
Iran Cracks Down on Women Wearing 'Vulgar' Clothes

Iran Cracks Down on Women Wearing 'Vulgar' Clothes

Iran is conducting a new crackdown on women wearing the headscarves improperly or who are dressed in a “vulgar” fashion.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/29/2012, 8:17 PM