Video: Justice Minister: Halacha Should Be Binding Law in Israel

Israeli Justice Minister Yaakov Ne'eman yesterday said he believes that halacha should be the binding law in Israel, Army Radio reported. "Step by...

Video: Men Try To Repaint Williamsburg Bike Lane

  Sources report that police arrested two men suspected of attempting to repaint the recently-removed Bedford Avenue bike lane yesterday morning in Williamsburg. According to...

Urgent Legislative Alert from Agudah On Toeivah Marriage Vote in NJ

The New Jersey State Senate Judiciary Committee has voted late tonight by a 7-6 margin to approve the Same Gender Marriage Bill. The Bill goes...

Aish HaTorah Dedicates $20 Million Building Near Kosel

Aish HaTorah, the institution known for its programs that bring unaffiliated Jews closer to Yiddishkeit, last week dedicated the building overlooking the Kosel that...

Torah Umesorah Announces Its Second Annual Presidents’ Conference

Torah Umesorah will be hosting its 2nd Annual Presidents Conference over Shabbos Parshas Shmos the weekend of January 7 - 10 The Conference is...

39 Cities Represented at Bnos Leaders Convention

Woodridge, New York was the site this past Shabbos of the 26th Annual Bnos Agudas Yisroel Convention, which brought together 250 Bnos leaders from...

Photos: Dangers Without, Dangers Within: Sunday Morning Sessions at the Agudah Convention

Jews attend Agudah conventions for many reasons - to hear words of Torah and hadracha from gedolim and rabbonim, to participate in the...

Hershkowitz: Don’t Close Hesder Yeshiva

MK Daniel Hershkowitz, chairman of the Habayit Hayehudi party, sent a letter to Defense Minister Ehud Barak today in which he protests an appeal...

Rav Metzger: Israeli Conversion Certificates Valid for Marriage

In an unusual departure from the accepted chareidi stance, Israel's Ashkenazi chief rabbi Rav Yonah Metzger has declared that anyone holding a conversion certificate...

Rockland County: Board’s Hiring Sets Off a School War

The following article by Peter Applebome appears in the New York Times: The season of Peace on Earth isn't getting off to the most...