Articles in "Ultra-Orthodox"

Israel Mulls Placing 8 Cities, 15 Jerusalem Neighborhoods, Under Closure to Stem Coronavirus Spread

The government will decide in the day on the placing of eight Israeli cities and 15 Jerusalem neighborhoods under a full closure and curfew ...

Israel Steps Up Actions to Stem Spread of Coronavirus in Ultra-Orthodox Communities

The Ultra-Orthodox city of Bnei Brak was placed under an almost complete closure on Wednesday after the city has emerged as an epicenter ...

‘Absurd and Dangerous:’ Missionaries Exploiting Corona Crisis in Israel

As the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has brought daily life to a standstill and scared many people in Israel, missionaries are attempting ...

Rioting Erupts in Jerusalem as Police Enforce Corona Regulations in Ultra-Orthodox Community

Three people were arrested and fined as clashes erupted in Jerusalem's ultra-Orthodox Mea Shearim neighborhood on Sunday amid an effort by ...

Ultra-Orthodox Lawmakers Accuse Liberman of Anti-Semitism

Ultra-Orthodox Members of Knesset (MKs) on Wednesday accused Yisrael Beytenu leader MK Avigdor Liberman of anti-Semitism after his ...

Number of Eligible Voters Increased Since April, Voting Participation Expected to Decrease

The number of eligible voters in Israel has increased since the last election in April, according to data released on Tuesday by the ...

Courts Squabble Over Gender-Segregated Concert for Ultra-Orthodox as Event Proceeds

Israeli courts on Wednesday squabbled over a ruling regarding a gender-segregated concert for the Ultra-Orthodox community in Afula, while ...

Ultra-Orthodox Hold First-Ever Ceremony for Community’s Fallen Soldiers

For the first time since the establishment of the State of Israel, an official state event was held in memory of the IDF's Ultra-Orthodox ...

Dozens Arrested as Hundreds Protest Arrest of Draft Dodger

Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jews blocked traffic and more than 30 arrested in Bnei Brak Thursday as members of the Jerusalem faction ...

Liberman: Haredi Demands ‘Theater of the Absurd’, Will Quit if Bill Passes

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman hinted Monday that he would resign if a controversial measure further ensconcing ultra-Orthodox draft ...