Yeshiva World News

Coronavirus-Related Crimes Capitalize On Global Fear, Panic

Thieves steal surgical masks. A clinic sells fake COVID-19 tests. Hate groups encourage sick members to infect law enforcement officers. Imposters pose as public health officials. Con artists peddle fake cures and financial scams. As the coronavirus pandemic spreads, so too do the crimes related to it — transgressions that capitalize on fear, panic and […]

HEIR TO THE BRITISH THRONE: Prince Charles Diagnosed With The Coronavirus

Prince Charles, 71, the heir to the British throne, has tested positive for the coronavirus. The prince’s Clarence House office said that Charles only has mild symptoms of COVID-19 and is self-isolating at a royal estate in Scotland. The prince’s wife Camilla has tested negative. “Prince Charles has been displaying mild symptoms but otherwise remains […]

King of Thailand Agrees to Transfer Imprisoned Israeli To Complete Sentence In Israel

Nati Hadad, an Israeli who was sentenced to a four-year prison sentence in Thailand in 2018 will be transferred to Israel to serve the remainder of his sentence, President Reuven Rivlin’s office stated on Tuesday. Hadad was arrested and imprisoned in Thailand in July, 2017 for running an illegal medical clinic and sentenced to prison […]

Government to Pass New Regulations That Almost Completely Shut Israel Down

With numerous Ministers in home isolation and following the guidelines set forth by the Health Ministry, the government will conduct a meeting tonight via conference call in order to ratify a series of new restrictions due to the continuing spread of the COVID-19 virus in Israel. According to statements made by the Prime Minister and […]

3 Dead, Almost 2,000 Confirmed Cases of Covid-19 In Israel

3 people have died in Israel due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus. Two people died on Tuesday, joining Arie Even, an 88-year-old Holocaust survivor who passed away on Friday due to complications with the virus. The second person to have died of the virus has been identified as Malka Keva, a 67-year-old woman who lived in […]

Israel: Sha’arei Tzedek Preemie Not Sick With The Coronavirus After All

A two-month-old preemie in Sha’arei Tzedek hospital who tested positive for the coronavirus on Sunday had been misdiagnosed, a Sha’arei Tzedek Hospital spokesperson stated on Tuesday. Three additional tests were carried out, two by the Sha’arei Tzedek laboratory and one by the Health Ministry’s main laboratory in Tel Hashomer, and they all returned negative. Unfortunately, […]

El Al Sending Plane To Rescue Israelis Stranded in Colombia

Israel’s national airline El Al will be sending chartered flights to Bogota in Colombia in order to bring home 150 Israelis who are stranded in the South American country without a way to return home. The flight is expected to depart Bogota at 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday and fly directly to Israel. The flight was […]

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Ex-Trump Lawyer Loses Effort For Early Prison Release

A former personal lawyer for President Donald Trump was denied early release from a three-year prison sentence Tuesday after he pleaded guilty to numerous charges, including campaign finance fraud and lying to Congress. U.S. District Judge William H. Pauley III said it seemed Michael Cohen’s request for release to home confinement after serving 10 months […]

Massive Prayer Event For The Jewish People On Yom Kippur Katan

Three Torah giants – Rav Chaim Kanievsky, Rav Shimon Galai, and Rav Yaakov Hillel – will meet on Wednesday for an extensive prayer gathering focused on the health & safety of the Jewish People. The rabbis will recite the Pitum HaKetores, an ancient tefilah for protection. Tens of thousands of Israelis are expected to listen […]

Hurry! Free Coronavirus Tefillah In Amuka, Meron & R’ Chaim Kanievsky Through Yad L’achim

To our dear friends,Due to the outbreak of the CoronaVirus, Yad L’Achim has arranged a special tefillah (prayer) to take place Wednesday, Erev Rosh Chodesh for all our supporters.  click HERE or call 1-866-923-5224 The Tefillos will take place at The Kever of Reb Meir Bal Hanes in Teverya Reb Shimon Bar Yochai in Meron Amuka – Reb […]

Virus Cases Top 20,000 In NY As New Restrictions Start

New Yorkers on Monday experienced their first full day of severe restrictions intended to curb the spread of the coronavirus as the number of cases in the state continued to surge. All of the state’s “nonessential” businesses were closed under an order that also banned nonessential gatherings of individuals. New Yorkers may still go outside […]

Harav Moshe Hillel Hirsch To European Kallah: “Delay The Wedding”

The father of a kallah in a European country who was scheduled to get married right after Pesach and moved the wedding forward to next week was at a loss of what to do when his country’s government forbade gatherings of over two people. He contacted Rosh Yeshivas Slobodka, Hagaon Harav Moshe Hillel Hirsch, who […]