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Watch: Ultra-Orthodox protesters attack IDF soldier

During Wednesday's riots in Bnei Brak, a group of protesters attacked an IDF soldier who sprayed tear gas at them.jwplayer("jwplayer").setup({ sources:...

Lieberman plans to revoke funding of yeshivot that supported anti-draft protests

After several anti-draft protests were held yesterday, Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced that he will review revoking the draft deferment policy and budget...

Around 50 arrested for disturbing peace while protesting detention of Haredi draft dodger

Around 50 people were arrested during demonstrations that were held in a number of places in Israel due to the detention of a Haredi...

Netanyahu defends ultra-Orthodox IDF soldiers amid hate campaign

The prime minister said he is "proud" of ultra-Orthodox soldiers and condemned what he called "a campaign of shaming and incitement" that is taking...

Ultra-Orthodox riot in Jerusalem following arrest of draft dodgers

Police say hundreds of rioters gathered in Jerusalem's Shabbat Square, throwing stones and setting trashcans on fire.

Jewish burial society in Kiryat Motzkin doesn’t want to bury gay couples

An investigation revealed that members of Chevra Kadisha across Israel aren’t prepared to bury homosexuals: "If it is possible for them to be buried...

Rabbi Shteinman, leader of Lithuanian Haredi community, in critical condition

The famous rabbi, aged over 100, underwent treatment for pneumonia and has been recovering since. His condition took a turn for the worse on...

Lieberman: Zero-tolerance for those threatening Haredi soldiers

Avigdor Lieberman has initiated a new government policy to punish those who threaten and harm Haredi IDF soldiers. Following reports of activity within the...

Ultra-Orthodox fight for separation on buses in Beit Shemesh

A group of ultra-orthodox Ramat Beit Shemesh residents show up every day in order to block Superbus’ Line 16 that passes through the Heftziba...

Shas to propose bill prohibiting non-Orthodox prayer customs at Western Wall

MKs from the Shas political party are expected to propose a new bill soon in order to regulate the prayer rituals at the Western...