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Police to investigate anti-IDF play in Haredi Jerusalem neighborhood

The play featured a character of an IDF soldier being physically attacked by the other actors.

Psychiatrists determine mother of drowned Haredi baby cannot be held accountable for actions

The mother of the month-old baby who drowned in an Ashdod hotel was deemed unfit for trial by court psychiatrists. The autopsy of the...

Haredi protesters grab body of drowned infant from ambulance during funeral

Haredi men forcibly removed the body of a deceased infant from an ambulance during a Thursday funeral procession in Jerusalem. The baby had undergone...

Ultra-Orthodox Jews protest court-ordered autopsy of month-old baby

Haredi Jews gathered across Israel on Tuesday to protest the court-mandated autopsy of a month-old baby who died yesterday at a hotel in Ashdod....

Former IDF Chief Military Rabbi Avichai Rontzki dies at 66

Avichai Rontzki, who was the IDF's Chief Military Rabbi between 2006 and 2010, passed away on Sunday at the age of 66. He was...

Naftali Bennett is ‘optimistic’ that government crisis will end by next week

In response to threats of an early vote, Israeli Minister of Education Naftali Bennett said that he believes the government crisis will soon come...

Police detain 2 Haredi suspects in anti-IDF display

Two residents of Jerusalem are believed to have been responsible for hanging effigies of IDF soldiers from rooftops in Jerusalem's radical ultra-Orthodox neighborhood of...

Effigy of IDF soldier hung in Jerusalem by ultra-Orthodox extremists

The Israel Police on Friday removed an effigy of an IDF soldier that had been hung from a roof in the radical ultra-Orthodox neighborhood...

Ultra-Orthodox community mourns loss of Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach

Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach, leader of the Haredi Jerusalem Faction, passed away at the age of 86 on Saturday evening. Auerbach was well known for...

Ultra-Orthodox MKs plan to enforce Sabbath observance among Israeli public

During a private conference, United Torah Judaism MK Moshe Gafni was recorded telling the attendees about transferring hundreds of gentile inspectors in order to...