Monthly Archives: May 2010

Video, Photos: Rav Malkiel Kotler Visits SCHI

This morning, Rav Malkiel Kotler, rosh yeshiva of Beth Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, visited the School for Children with Hidden Intelligence (SCHI). The...

135,616 Yeshiva and Kollel Students in Eretz Yisroel

Some 135,600 bnei Torah are registered in a total of 2,000 yeshivas and kollelim throughout Eretz Yisroel, according to data compiled by Yated Ne'eman...

Video: The World Turns On Israel Following Gaza Ship Raid

Israel's allies froze military ties and summoned its ambassadors today over the storming of an aid flotilla bound for Gaza, as Muslim leaders slammed...

Netanyahu Cancels Upcoming Meeting with Obama After Ship Debacle

Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu has canceled this week's scheduled meeting with President Barack Obama, Israeli government officials said today. The two were slated...

Noam Shalit: The Country Has Failed Us

Noam Shalit, father of abducted IDF soldier First Sergeant Gilad Shalit, has accused Israel of failing miserably as far as his son's plight is...

Video: Star-K Discussion of the Anisakis Worm Issue

The following is a webconference delivered this past month by Rabbi Zvi Goldberg and Rabbi Mordechai Frankel discussing the background to the worldwide...

Memorial Day: President Obama Honors America’s Fallen Heroes

President Barack Obama has asked all Americans to join him in remembering and honoring our men and women in uniform who have died...

Protest in Manhattan Today Over Ashkelon Graves

A mass demonstration of 50,000 Orthodox Jews is scheduled to take place today, at 4:30 p.m., on the streets next to the Israeli consulate...

Star-K Changes Course, Now Following Osrim On Worms-in-Fish Issue

Recently there has been much discussion about the fish worms called Anisakis. These worms/parasites have been found in certain species of fish. Some Gedolei...

An Apology to Rabbi Mordechai Kuber from Rabbi Chaim Scher

The following is an apology to Rabbi Mordechai Kuber from Rabbi Chaim Scher: "Rabbi Kuber is to be commended for his decision to continue...