Iran Sends Six Warships to International Waters

Iran has sent six warships to international waters, including the Gulf of Aden, to show its ability to confront any foreign threats, its naval...

Former NYPD Commish Kerik Indicted

Former NYPD Commissioner Bernard Kerik has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Washington on charges of making false statements to White House...

Report: North Korea Fires Another Missile

North Korea has fired another short-range missile, the South Korean Yonhap News Agency reported today. The agency cited a government official who said that...

Today’s History & Yahrtzeits – 4 Sivan

-Rav Yeshaya Naftali Hertz of Dinov, author of Hanosen Imrei Shefer (1888). Born approximately 1838 to Rav Dovid Dinov (the Tzemach Dovid), who was...

Rav Yitzchok Karpf zt”l

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Rav Yitzchok Karpf zt"l, a maggid shiur at Mesifta Bais Shraga of Monsey,...

Barkai Yeshiva Closed Until After Shavuos Due to Swine Flu

Matzav.com has learned that Barkai Yeshiva in Boro Park, which serves the Syrian frum community, will remain closed until after Shavuos due to possible...

Winner of the Matzav.com-Israel Book Shop Shavuos Raffle

Matzav.com teamed up with the renowned Israel Book Shop to provide you with a free entry raffle for a collection of books for year...

Agudath Israel Reaction to California “Proposition 8” Ruling

In the wake of the California Supreme Court's decision today to uphold the state constitutional amendment approved last November in the "Proposition 8" ballot...

Agudah to Albany Legislators: Preserve Traditional Marriage

An Agudath Israel-sponsored delegation of a dozen community askonim from Brooklyn, Monsey and Queens traveled to Albany today to register strong opposition to any...

Shuvu Student Wounded In War Makes Miraculous Recovery

Four months ago, when 7 year old Shuvu Be'er Sheva student Or'el Iliezrov was hit by shrapnel of a missile that landed on the...