Delightful Debt and Fun Foreclosures

By S. Friedman, Matzav.com The comedian Jackie Mason (no endorsement of him) once famously described credit cards as follows: "You spend money you don't have, to...

Video, Photos: Tonight: Rav Asher Weiss to Address BMG Evening of Chizuk

Beth Medrash Govoha of Lakewood's Annual Evening of Chizuk will be held tonight, and as excitement mounts ahead of the event, the large...

Palestinian Caught Trying to Approach Home of Rav Ovadiah Yosef

At about 8:30 this morning, Yerushalayim police apprehended a Palestinian man who tried to get near the home of Rav Ovadiah Yosef, head of...

Sharp Rise in Fictitious Conversions in Israel

The Israeli Industry, Trade and Labor Ministry's Conversion Administration performed 6,200 "conversions" last year, deliberately driving up the number by tens of percentage points,...

UN Calls for Impartial Probe of Israel’s Raid on Gaza Flotilla

The UN Security Council is calling for an impartial investigation of Israel's deadly commando raid on ships taking humanitarian aid to the Gaza Strip...

IDF Photos of Knives Contradict Turkish Claims of ‘No Weapons’

IDF photos of two dozen knives, including a machete, plus clubs, chains and metal rods used against Israeli Navy commandoes in the flotilla clash...

Today’s Yahrtzeits & History – 19 Sivan

Rav Shmuel Hominer of Yerushalayim, author of Eved HaMelech on the Chumash, and Ikarai Dinim, a summary of the laws of loshon hora with...

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...