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Toronto yeshiva takes gov to court over COVID restrictions

Toronto yeshiva takes gov to court over COVID restrictions

Yeshiva, which does not allow the Internet, has been forced to teach remote learning classes through the telephone.Dan Verbin, 25/05/2021 19:22
Suspect arrested in Brooklyn yeshiva, synagogue arson

Suspect arrested in Brooklyn yeshiva, synagogue arson

Man also accused of assaulting Hasidic man several hours after starting yeshiva fire.Dan Verbin, 24/05/2021 14:43
Acknowledging God: How does one connect to the light of Shavuot?

Acknowledging God: How does one connect to the light of Shavuot?

The light of Shavuot gives us a chance to connect to the Torah, but how do we do this? The rabbis of Yeshiva website provide some ideas.yeshiva.co, 16/05/2021 08:43
South Africa: Rabbi, students tied up in yeshiva break-in

South Africa: Rabbi, students tied up in yeshiva break-in

After murder, armed robbers break into Johannesburg yeshiva, attack rabbi and two students, cutting up prayer shawl, using it to tie them upDavid Rosenberg, 15/04/2021 17:13
Woman breaks into Brooklyn yeshiva, eats, steals $180 of food

Woman breaks into Brooklyn yeshiva, eats, steals $180 of food

Hungry thief breaks into Borough Park yeshiva at beginning of Shabbat. Police searching for perpetrator.Gary Willig, 15/03/2021 20:41
In Ramat Beit Shemesh, a new Chabad yeshiva - for English speakers

In Ramat Beit Shemesh, a new Chabad yeshiva - for English speakers

Ramat Beit Shemesh holds meeting on founding of new Chabad yeshiva in Israel, serving English speakers from around the world.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/03/2021 11:34
Rabbi Yitzhak Neria to bar unvaccinated students from yeshiva

Rabbi Yitzhak Neria to bar unvaccinated students from yeshiva

Leading religious Zionist rabbi and head of Efrat hesder yeshiva says it is a religious duty to be vaccinated against COVID-19.Gary Willig, 11/02/2021 15:52
Head Of Netiv Meir Yeshiva passes away

Head Of Netiv Meir Yeshiva passes away

R. Aryeh Kostiner, leader of the Netiv Meir Yeshiva, has passed on.Shlomo Witty, 07/01/2021 15:36
First publication: Procedure for yeshiva exploration week

First publication: Procedure for yeshiva exploration week

High Yeshivot Associations and Hesder Association today publishes for first time procedure for holding 'Yeshiva Week' in various yeshivas.Yonatan Gottleib, 10/11/2020 21:28
NYC health inspectors visit empty yeshiva and write summons

NYC health inspectors visit empty yeshiva and write summons

NYC Health Department filmed writing summons to empty Yeshiva building, citing 'list' to justify procedure.Mordechai Sones, 26/10/2020 22:36
Zionist yeshivas resume learning under stricter conditions than previous semester

Zionist yeshivas resume learning under stricter conditions than previous semester

Government insists that the stricter model applied until now only to haredi yeshivas should apply to everyone.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 25/10/2020 20:05
‘Men of faith in the practical world’

‘Men of faith in the practical world’

Bnei David alumni are at the forefront of contributing to and building up Israeli society. Now, they need your help to continue.with Bnei David alumni, 10/09/2020 09:31
300 test positive in Karmiel yeshiva, mayor posts security guards outside

300 test positive in Karmiel yeshiva, mayor posts security guards outside

Around 90% of students have no symptoms & life goes on in yeshiva-turned-coronavirus hotel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/09/2020 18:40
Senior staff member at haredi yeshiva tells students to increase 'honor of Torah scholars'

Senior staff member at haredi yeshiva tells students to increase 'honor of Torah scholars'

Spiritual leader at hardest-hit haredi yeshiva implies coronavirus outbreak due to disrespect of Torah and Torah scholars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2020 16:31
Wives of married yeshiva students to receive child sick days?

Wives of married yeshiva students to receive child sick days?

Knesset grants preliminary approval to law allowing wives of married yeshiva students to receive paid sick days for children.Hezki Baruch, 01/07/2020 22:52
Former yeshiva student attempts to run over staff member with car

Former yeshiva student attempts to run over staff member with car

Man attempts to run over senior staff member at Yeshiva Ner Yisroel; suspect is former student. Suspect in custody by Baltimore Police.Mordechai Sones, 26/05/2020 19:04
Schools still closed? Something's fishy...

Schools still closed? Something's fishy...

Is public Torah study, at the very least, not an essential to our faith, and moreover, to our very existence? OpinionRabbi Daniel Green, 26/05/2020 18:11
NYPD shuts illegal Brooklyn yeshiva with 100 children inside

NYPD shuts illegal Brooklyn yeshiva with 100 children inside

New York Police Department closes yeshiva in Brooklyn after neighbors inform that school operated in violation of city and state orders.Mordechai Sones, 18/05/2020 21:39
Devastating Flood Destroys Yeshiva in Miami

Devastating Flood Destroys Yeshiva in Miami

Beit Midrash in Yeshivas Doresh now a pool after heavy rains, flooding in Miami., 25/02/2020 15:09
Most of 28 yeshivas checked flunk NYC secular studies review

Most of 28 yeshivas checked flunk NYC secular studies review

Only two yeshivas of those reviewed provide substantial secular education, report says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 21/12/2019 17:40
How Birkat Moshe became one of Israel's premier hesder yeshivas

How Birkat Moshe became one of Israel's premier hesder yeshivas

New video portrays yeshiva's vision since Yom Kippur War, continuing until today.Mordechai Sones, 05/12/2019 15:36
Your help needed to raise Israel's next generation of leaders

Your help needed to raise Israel's next generation of leaders

Pre-military hesder yeshiva embarks on campaign to fulfill objectives for important impact on entire Israeli society.Communicated Content, 05/12/2019 12:24
Challenge your mind, nourish your soul

Challenge your mind, nourish your soul

42 Years of “Learning How To Learn” at Shapell’s/Darche NoamShmuel Jablon, 19/11/2019 17:00
NY's new regulations would undermine my ability to serve my students

NY's new regulations would undermine my ability to serve my students

Why is NY allowing a group of disgruntled people who left the religious fold to affect the way it looks at religious Jewish education - and to convince the state to take over a role it has no authority to usurp from parents?Rabbi Yaakov Sebbag, 16/11/2019 19:04
Echad l’Echad 'sweetens' Rosh Hashana for Torah scholars

Echad l’Echad 'sweetens' Rosh Hashana for Torah scholars

The unique foundation supports those dedicated to Torah learning in national religious institutions throughout IsraelEchad l'Echad, 27/09/2019 15:01
Tisha B'Av: From Destruction to Construction

Tisha B'Av: From Destruction to Construction

Bet El students both mourn on Tisha B'Av and watch massive construction take place in the Land of Israel.Sharona Cohen, 11/08/2019 16:39
Upstate New York yeshiva set on fire

Upstate New York yeshiva set on fire

Barns on Yeshiva Deah Yoreh set on fire, swastikas painted on yeshiva walls in White Sulphur Springs, New York.Marcy Oster/JTA, 07/02/2019 17:55
Judge throws out lawsuit against haredi schools in New York

Judge throws out lawsuit against haredi schools in New York

Young Advocates for Fair Education (YAFFED) suffers defeat as Federal court throws out the lawsuit against yeshiva curriculum.Tzvi Lev, 17/01/2019 18:33
Watch: Police raid yeshiva where murder suspects studied

Watch: Police raid yeshiva where murder suspects studied

Police forces distribute summonses for questioning to all yeshiva students, as yeshiva staff protest that their entry is illegal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/01/2019 16:12
A childhood with no good memories

A childhood with no good memories

'The yeshivah taught me how to behave with people; it taught me a new Judaism I'd never known. Without the yeshivah I’d be a broken person.'L. Berman, 24/12/2018 19:50
Baltimore yeshiva fire

Baltimore yeshiva fire

Fire in Lev Shlomo yeshiva building in Baltimore;  Community representatives believe fire started by 'mentally unstable' community member.Mordechai Sones, 13/12/2018 16:11
'Liv Give Netiv'

'Liv Give Netiv'

Netiv Aryeh yeshiva in Western Wall Plaza holds 24-hour fundraising drive., 19/11/2018 16:28
Convicted neo-Nazi a former yeshiva student?

Convicted neo-Nazi a former yeshiva student?

Jerusalem yeshiva says man who later named his son after Adolf Hitler, convicted of joining neo-Nazi group had been student in 2015.David Rosenberg, 13/11/2018 13:57
Toaster causes fire in Jerusalem yeshiva

Toaster causes fire in Jerusalem yeshiva

13 injured after fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva. Fire apparently caused by toaster oven used on mattress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2018 14:12
Arabs break into yeshiva, hold student by force

Arabs break into yeshiva, hold student by force

Three Arabs breaking into Belz yeshiva in Jerusalem startled by student there, whom they beat and fled. Police investigating.Mordechai Sones, 27/09/2018 10:53
New yeshiva inaugurated in Samaria's Kfar Tapuach

New yeshiva inaugurated in Samaria's Kfar Tapuach

Yeshiva established in honor of soldier Avinoam Cohen, killed a year ago in the Golan during a training accident.Orli Harari, 20/09/2018 14:31
Itamar sees record number of students

Itamar sees record number of students

Many outside community choose to send children to Itamar educational institutions where year opened with dramatic increase in students.Mordechai Sones, 12/09/2018 15:01
French city celebrates reopening of medieval yeshiva

French city celebrates reopening of medieval yeshiva

French city of Rouen to celebrate reopening of oldest known Jewish building in Europe, a 12th century yeshiva.JTA, 29/08/2018 15:48
1 seriously wounded in stabbing in Kiryat Sefer yeshiva

1 seriously wounded in stabbing in Kiryat Sefer yeshiva

17-year-old stabbed during apparent brawl in yeshiva in Modiin Illit's Kiryat Sefer neighborhood in southwestern Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2018 15:28
First crane seen in hills of Samaria

First crane seen in hills of Samaria

Crane brought for new construction in yeshivat Chitzim. Yeshiva Director: 'Great excitement in education and building country.'Mordechai Sones, 12/08/2018 16:56
Yeshiva dean: Sderot has a great future

Yeshiva dean: Sderot has a great future

Sderot Yeshiva dean takes Arutz Sheva on tour of yeshiva, says town has 'a lot of cohesiveness.'Hezki Baruch, 09/08/2018 14:43
Will New York force yeshiva students to study secular subjects?

Will New York force yeshiva students to study secular subjects?

Lawsuit aims to stop exemption for NY yeshiva students on learning secular subjects.JTA, 26/07/2018 10:31
Gala Fundraising Day, Bet El Institutions “Bet El Giving Day”

Gala Fundraising Day, Bet El Institutions “Bet El Giving Day”

Just before the holiday of Shavuot, the giving of the Torah -- an unprecedented revolution in Bet El, 16/05/2018 15:56
'The Torah should dwell in the most worthy place'

'The Torah should dwell in the most worthy place'

Dimona's high school yeshiva educates students to love their neighbor, their country, and the Torah. 'The yeshiva lights up the city'With the Dimona Yeshiva, 07/05/2018 22:58
9 'Matmidim' members busted for defrauding state of millions

9 'Matmidim' members busted for defrauding state of millions

Jerusalem court convicts nine haredim for inflating a number of students studying at a Yeshiva in order to obtain fraudulent benefits.Tzvi Lev, 06/05/2018 17:22
Leading haredi rabbi meets special needs yeshiva students

Leading haredi rabbi meets special needs yeshiva students

Rabbi Gershon Edelstein welcomes adolescents studying in special needs yeshiva.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/12/2017 09:49
Muslim Republic president lauds Chabad at yeshiva opening

Muslim Republic president lauds Chabad at yeshiva opening

President of Muslim Republic of Tatarstan in Russia attends opening of new Chabad yeshiva, praises Jewish community.Gary Willig, 13/11/2017 21:43
Watch: Students celebrate with yeshiva dean

Watch: Students celebrate with yeshiva dean

Students of Yeshiva Midbara K'eden in Mitzpeh Ramon celebrate Dean Rabbi Tzvi Kustiner's 60th birthday and recovery from heart issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/09/2017 15:35
New yeshiva - on the Temple Mount

New yeshiva - on the Temple Mount

New yeshiva brings Torah, shade, and light refreshments to the Temple Mount, provides a spiritually uplifting experience for all who visit.With 'Temple Mount Yeshiva', 27/07/2017 14:07
Happiness, dancing, greet Rabbi Steinsaltz's arrival

Happiness, dancing, greet Rabbi Steinsaltz's arrival

For the first time since his stroke, Rabbi Steinsaltz visits his yeshiva in Tekoa, his students greet him with music and dancing.Yoni Kempinski, 08/07/2017 23:24
Arabs set fire to Samaria yeshiva

Arabs set fire to Samaria yeshiva

Yeshiva in Homesh torched during Arab "day of rage". MK Smotrich: Every place we've left has turned into a place of terror.Ido Ben Porat, 24/05/2017 01:06
Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef tells yeshiva students to ignore deans, marry early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2017 15:00
Yeshiva maintenance worker charged with molestation

Yeshiva maintenance worker charged with molestation

Police arrest Jerusalem yeshiva worker on charges of molesting minors.Ido Ben Porat, 10/04/2017 09:33
Liberman's revenge: Hearing for Eli yeshiva head

Liberman's revenge: Hearing for Eli yeshiva head

Defense Ministry holds hearing with Eli yeshiva head Rabbi Eli Sadan over potential removal of army deferrals for students.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2017 20:07
Fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva

Fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva

Fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva on Friday, investigation shows fabric on hot plate caused the blaze.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/02/2017 10:39
Samaria yeshiva gets new Torah scroll

Samaria yeshiva gets new Torah scroll

Russian Jews donate new Torah scroll to Chabad yeshiva in Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 06/02/2017 15:39
Yeshiva students defend holy books with their bodies

Yeshiva students defend holy books with their bodies

Students in Bnei Brak defend yeshiva library with holy books from demolition.Gary Willig, 19/01/2017 16:13