High Court prepares to rehear arguments on whether the Rabbinate should have monopoly on kosher supervision.
Ultra-Orthodox men took to streets in cities across Israel; 3 police officers injured during clashes Wednesday.
Move comes a day after dozens of followers of Rabbi Shmuel Auerbach were arrested in protests over yeshiva student’s arrest for draft-dodging.
Rabbi Aaron Leib Shteinman has recovered from the pneumonia for which he was hospitalized last week, but doctors are 'very concerned' about his general condition.
Interior Minister Arye Dery would like us to believe he's defending the rights of the poor by calling for all Tel Aviv stores to close on the Sabbbath. Don't believe him.
As more alleged victims step forward, the Orthodox community grapples with the phenomenon while maintaining its insular traditions. Leading rabbis met in New York this week to broach this delicate issue.
Even in a Jewish state, children must have the right to freedom of religion. Concerned mothers and fathers must take a stand.
The religious ministers were hoping to revoke the plan to create an egalitarian prayer space at the Kotel.
Judge rules that children will be ostracized in their community if their father, who now lives as a woman, is allowed contact with them.
Haredi ministers call on Netanyahu to bring matter up for vote next Sunday, following their meeting with Chief Rabbi David Lau, who expressed implacable opposition to any change in Kotel status quo.