Hundreds at Kosel for Tefillah Gathering to Mark Gilad Shalit’s 23rd Birthday

The youth movement Habonim Dror, a driving force behind the popular campaign for Gilad Shalit's return, organized a global tefillah gathering today for the...

Chagigah 4: The Prohibition of Autopsies

Rabbi Mordechai Koster is presently a member of the kollel at Bais Medrash Govoha in Lakewood, NJ, where he receivedsemichah. He has written several seforim...

Number of Kosher Establishments in US May Reach 20,000; New York at Nearly 4,000

The U.S. is by far the largest market for kosher, according to a recent survey conducted by KosherToday. As many as 20,000 establishments are...

Audio: Rav Reisman On Parshas Korach

The following is a shiur delivered by Harav Yisroel Reisman, maggid shiur in Yeshiva Torah Vodaas and mara d'asra of Agudath Israel of...

Mayor de Blasio Annuls Metzitzah B’peh Consent Form Regulation

The de Blasio administration will do away with the policy that required a mohel to obtain a written consent form from parents before performing...

Rav Yisroel Zev Gustman zt”l, On His 20th Yahrtzeit, Today, 28 Sivan

Rav Yisroel Zev Gustman was born in Tammuz of 1908 in the town of Skolka near Bialystock. He was the son of...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 18 Tammuz

Rav Yehuda Halevi Eidel of Slonim (1805). Born in Zamosc, Galicia, in 1757 or 1759. His most famous work was Afikei Yehuda....

FAA Orders Tests On Airplane Engines After April 17 Fatal Explosion

The Federal Aviation Administration has ordered an inspection within 20 days of all engines of the type that disintegrated in mid-air Tuesday, killing a...

Why Hillary Clinton Could Be Setting Herself Up to Crash and Burn

Hillary Clinton could be in for some political peril. Sure, by winning 11 of the 17 contests since her New Hampshire drubbing, and running away...