Search Result
" Orthodox Jews"

20 results

World - Region
10/30/2022 12:33:08 PM
One of Israel's most extremist politicians, known for his inflammatory anti-Arab speeches and stunts, is attracting new supporters from a previously untapped demographic young ultra-Orthodox Jews, one of the fastest-growing segments of the country's population.

World - Region
9/29/2022 7:00:00 PM
Hundreds of ultra-Orthodox Jewish Israeli men on Thursday blocked a major Jerusalem intersection to protest attempts to force them to register for Israel's military draft.

World - Region
4/30/2021 12:21:32 PM
A stampede at a religious festival attended by tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews in northern Israel killed at least 44 people and injured about 150 early Friday

World - Region
1/17/2016 12:50:35 PM

World - Region
11/24/2015 10:41:56 PM

World - Region
5/7/2015 12:57:09 PM

World - Region
3/12/2014 11:47:00 AM

World - Region
3/2/2014 3:33:39 PM

World - Region
2/6/2014 6:54:09 PM

World - Region
10/30/2013 9:46:08 AM
Israel frees 26 Palestinian prisoners, the second stage of a limited amnesty designed to help US-sponsored peace talks that have been dogged by divisions on both sides

World - Region
5/29/2013 7:08:44 PM
Government proposal on conscripting Israeli ultra-Orthodox Jews, previously exempted from military service, awaits final parliament approval

World - Region
7/31/2012 2:25:24 PM
Israel's controversial Tal law expires today, leaving the future of military conscription for ultra-Orthodox Jews in great uncertainty

World - Region
7/18/2012 2:52:36 PM
Following a dispute within the Israeli government over the expansion of a military conscription law to include ultra-Orthodox Jews that saw the exit of Kadima on Tuesday, Avigdor Lieberman claims he has no intention of leaving

World - Region
7/8/2012 3:20:26 PM

World - Region
5/7/2012 11:29:31 AM
Israeli PM Netanyahu says he wants Israel's coming general election to be held on 4 September, more than a year ahead of schedule

World - Region
4/29/2012 3:08:26 PM
Talk of an early vote in Israel is revived by Foreign Minister Lieberman who asks for fixing a date for the elections

World - Region
2/22/2012 1:01:36 PM
The supreme court has struck down as unconstitutional a controversial law which allowed ultra-Orthodox Jews to defer their service in the Israeli military

World - Region
1/5/2012 12:21:14 PM
Campaign by sect of ultra-Orthodox Jews to enforce strict gender segregation in Beit Shemesh angers secular Israelis

World - Region
12/27/2011 7:46:24 PM
Israeli President Shimon Peres rallies Israelis against Jewish religious extremism after ultra-Orthodox Jews spit at an 8 year-old girl for dressing immodestly, segregate buses according to gender

Business - Economy
11/18/2011 1:38:44 PM
Arab Israelis and ultra-Orthodox Jews are the most impoverished groups in the country, which has one of the largest gaps between rich and poor in the OECD