A group of chareidim from England and Belgium on their way to vacation were apprehended at the border crossing between Switzerland and Germany with 800kg (1,763 pounds) of fresh meat.
The major parties competing in the upcoming election for 22nd Knesset have launched their campaigns, as Election Day is set for Tuesday, September 17, 2019.
Blue and White
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An Army veteran pleaded not guilty Wednesday to assaulting a 13-year-old boy who the suspect said refused to remove his hat during the national anthem at a rodeo in Montana.
Shani is a passionate special educator who positively impacts the lives of many Lakewood children. As a teenager, she worked with children with special needs, devoting her Chesed hours in high school to these special children and their families, and spent her summers in Camp Simcha and Camp Simcha Special.
There is some confusion regarding the upcoming Woodstock Festival, and YWN reports about a possible traffic nightmare.
YWN has received more than a hundred emails informing us that “Woodstock has been cancelled, and there will be no traffic heading to the Catskills this weekend.
Minister (Likud) Tzachi Hanegbi on Thursday addressed recent election campaign activities of Blue & White MK Yair Lapid, who continues to incite against the chareidi tzibur.
The morning after the controversial separate seating Moti Steinmetz concert in Afula, Hanegbi made his statements against Lapid.
The first phase of ticket sales for the 13 th Global Siyum HaShas of Daf Yomi is in full swing, and a substantial swath of the 90,000 seats in the stadium have already been reserved.
One hundred and fifty years ago, Chester, New York, was the birthplace of cream cheese, bringing harmony and pleasure into the world.
Now, Chester, New York, lying sixty miles north of New York City, it is a source of bitter controversy.
Attorney General Dr. Avichai Mandelblit on Wednesday announced that he is going to be filing a criminal indictment for fraud and breach of trust, among other charges; against Minister of Welfare & Social Services (Likud) Chaim Katz.
California’s effort to write the nation’s first ethnic studies curriculum for public schools has united liberals and conservatives: They think it’s terrible.
Jewish lawmakers complained that the proposed lessons are anti-Semitic, while a conservative critic says capitalism is presented as a “form of power and oppression.” The clash comes as a law requires the state to adopt ethnic studies, which view history through the lens of diverse cultures.
Parents of close to 100 children from chareidi families in Beit Shemesh have yet been assigned to kindergartens, with opening day of the new school year rapidly approaching.
YWN-Israel recently reported that there are 94 children who are still unassigned, and Beit Shemesh Mayor Dr.
The British overseas territory of Gibraltar released a seized Iranian supertanker Thursday over last-minute objections from the U.S., potentially easing tensions between London and Tehran, which still holds a British-flagged vessel.
The Jerusalem municipality is turning to the Ministry of Transportation regarding construction of Route 16, calling on the ministry to implement suggestions to alleviate the “siege on Har Nof” as residents describe the situation.
With the summer coming to a close, and the tens of thousands of visitors back in the city, Catskills Hatzolah held an annual appreciation Dinner for local emergency personnel. Following each summer, with Catskills Hatzolah having responded to thousands of emergencies in the Catskills, Hatzolah has an annual event to show their appreciation to the local authorities for the great working relationship that exists.
A key House committee has subpoenaed the owner of 8chan, an online message board favored by violent white nationalists including the man suspected of killing 22 people in a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.
A police officer was stabbed in a terror attack in Jerusalem’s Old City, Thursday afternoon.
Police shot and neutralized the Palestinian terrorist.
United Hatzalah says their volunteers treated one person for a stabbing after he was stabbed by the Shalshelet Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem.
Israel’s deputy foreign minister says the government has decided to bar two U.S. Democratic congresswomen who support the international boycott movement from entering the country.
Tzipi Hotovely told Israel Radio in an interview Thursday that “Israel has decided not to allow” Reps.
Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Thursday afternoon announced the German Government is going to provide supplmental assistance to Holocaust survivors.
“We have been holding contacts with the German government on giving supplemental assistance to Holocaust survivors; this is in addition to the assistance supplements that we are giving.
A plastic surgeon is jailed on multiple weapons charges after police responding to reported threats against his wife in suburban New York found five loaded assault rifles, three handguns and body armor in his car.
As the separate seating Afula concert starring Moti Steinmetz was taking place in Afula on Wednesday night, Israel’s High Court of Justice overturned the ruling of the Nazareth District Court permitting the separate seating event.