The approval of these demands is deepening the divide between Israel and more liberal streams of Judaism.Jul 02, 2017, 18:30 PM IST
The cabinet in January approved a "historic" plan allowing men and women to pray together in an area adjacent to the current Western Wall prayer plaza in the Old City of annexed east Jerusalem.Mar 07, 2016, 04:12 AM IST
An "inappropriately" dressed Israeli woman election commission official on Tuesday offended members of an ultra-orthodox Jewish community here, triggering a commotion at a polling station.Jan 22, 2013, 20:23 PM IST
Tens of thousands of black-clad
ultra-Orthodox Jews staged mass demonstrations on Thursday to
protest a Supreme Court ruling forcing the integration of a
religious girls` school.
At least 15 people were
wounded as Israeli police clashed on Wednesday with hundreds of
ultra-Orthodox Jews protesting construction at a site they say
contains Jewish graves.