Articles in "Jewish News"

Deri Ruling Sets Off Renewed Shabbat Battles

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri (Shas) struck down bylaws in four cities - Modi’in, Rishon Lezion, Givatayim and Holon - that would allow ...

Lack of Funding Threatens to Shut Down Temple Mount Sifting Project

Archeologists in Jerusalem say they have uncovered evidence from the Temple Mount that appears to corroborate large sections of the ...

Old City Excavations Shed Light on Tisha B’av Destruction

Jerusalem archeologists have unearthed an access road leading from the Kidron Valley and Shiloah Pool to the Temple Mount, as well as a ...

Tens of Thousands Mark Tisha B’av at Western Wall

Tens of thousands of people thronged to the Western Wall, Safra Square and community centers around the country Saturday night and Sunday ...

Conservative Rabbi Detained by Police For Officiating At Wedding Without Chief Rabbinate Approval

A Conservative Movement rabbi was detained Thursday early morning by police for conducting a wedding without the permission of the Chief ...

Victory for Secular Activists in Battle for Jerusalem Mall

An interim injunction calling for the immediate closure of the First Station on Shabbat has been rejected by Judge Arnon Darel of the ...

Shas MK Leaves Western Wall Committee, Leaving Future in Doubt

Minister of Religious Services David Azoulai, a member of the ultra-Orthodox Shas Party, resigned Sunday from a ministerial committee ...

Yad Vashem Joins Political Right, Left in Battering Netanyahu for Joint Statement with Polish PM

Education Minister Naftali Bennett, Meretz chairwoman Tamar Zandberg, and Yad Vashem officials lashed out at Prime Minister Binyamin ...

Jewish, Arab MKs Faceoff Over PM’s Decision to Rescind Temple Mount Ban Written

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu accepted a request Tuesday by MK Yehuda Glick (Likud) and rescinded his executive order Tuesday ...

Herzog Confirmed As Jewish Agency Chairman

Opposition Leader MK Isaac “Bougie” Herzog was unanimously confirmed to succeed Natan Sharansky as Chairman of the Jewish Agency for ...