Shock in Ponevezh Yeshiva After Bochur Disappears and Seemingly Joins IDF

A Ponevezh Yeshiva student has gone missing from Yeshiva and his parents' home for the last two weeks. There have been a number of...

HATE IN LONDON: Van Driver Tells Chareidi Man ‘Hitler Was Great’ [VIDEO]

(VIDEO IN EXTENDED ARTICLE) A truck driver passing through London's predominantly Chareidi neighborhood of Stamford Hill, rolled down his window and began yelling Anti-Semitic statements at...

READ WHY: “Oif Simchas” Cancels Tiveria Concert In Solidarity With Chareidim

Following the slew of media reports regarding the cancellation of the Motty Steinmetz and Mordechai Ben David concert in Haifa and the recent fiasco...

TRAGEDY: Owner Of Famous Hotel In Uman Niftar After Contracting Flu

Tragedy struck the Breslov community on Wednesday when Rabbi Yisrael Pinto, was Niftar. Rabbi Pinto was the owner of the "Orot" hotel in Uman...

Motzei Shabbos News Round-Up From Israel

Due to an unseasonal dry spell that is expected to blow over Israel this week, the Fire Department has issued a warning against any...

Charedi Boy Seriously Injured After Falling Off Cliff in Scotland

A Charedi resident of London, was airlifted to the hospital in Scotland on Wednesday after he fell more than 40 feet off of Kincraig...

Lapid Joins Kippah March in Berlin While Wearing “The Biggest Kippah He Could Find”

The Chairman of the Yesh Atid Party, Yair Lapid, joined protesters in the Kippah March on Wednesday afternoon in Berlin. Lapid had already been...

Motzei Shabbos News Round-Up From Israel

The deputy head of the Hamas terror organization told reporters that Hamas would be willing to discuss trading prisoners with Israel if Israel would...

Bug-a-Salt:  A Halachic Analysis of 10 Pertinent Questions

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5tjt.com It is a toy, of sorts, or a device - that wives across America are purchasing for their husbands. ...

The Great Controversy Over the Bracha on Trees

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5TJT.COM It began today, on the first of the month of Nissan.  And the controversy continues.  Some follow ArtScroll.  But...

WATCH: Border Patrol Officers Dance With Stolen Sifrei Torah They Recovered – Police Say...

Thousands of Bnei Brak residents joined in celebration in the return of the four stolen sifrei Torah to the Orchos HaTorah shul. As YWN had...

TRAGEDY: 4th Fatal Victim Of Flu In 4 Days In Israel

Another victim succumbed to the Flu in Israel on Wednesday binging the total number of deaths this week caused by the virus to 4....

Finally, the data is in! (well, almost)

By Rabbi Yair Hoffman for 5TJT.com In 1943, the MBA program at Harvard Business School was completely suspended.  The reason for this was the need...

Czech President Announces Embassy Move to Jerusalem: ‘The Time Has Come’

Milos Zeman, the President of the Czech Republic, has become the latest foreign leader to announce his intentions to move his country's embassy in...

Mekubal Rav David Batzri Hospitalized

It was revealed on Wednesday that Mekubal Rabbi David Batzri, who is the Rosh Yeshiva of the Kabbalistic Yeshiva known as Hashalom in Israel,...

Fears of Missionary Onslaught in Israel Over Yom Ha’Atzmaut

Over the course of the next few days, with the pinnacle being on Yom Ha'Atzmaut itself, hundreds of Missionaries from numerous countries are scheduled...

Jewish Work On Shabbos in Israel; Will Litzman Pull Out of Government?

Health Minister Yaakov Litzman spoke to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu on Friday and told him that he would resign from the government if Jews...

Car Cleaning Crew Kicking off Pesach Cleaning with At-Your Home Service

Although the weather is frigid and Purim was just a few days ago , believe it or not Pesach is just around the corner!...

Australian President Asks Israel to Turn Over Suspected Charedi Sex Offender Malka Leifer

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison called on Israel to come to a conclusion in the case against Malka Leifer and to decide whether or...

Watch This!! New Tape Revealed of Rav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach zt”l Giving Shiur...

As a gift to Klal Yisroel suffering in the COVID-19 Pandemic, a new tape was just revealed of Rav Shlomo Zalman Auerbach zt"l.  The...

Israel Railways To Make Train Tickets Available Before Shabbos For Religious Passengers

Following a public outcry, Israel Railways has modified their ticket selling platform to allow for religious Jews to be able to purchase tickets in...

Archeologists ‘Stunned’ By Evidence That Medieval Jews Kept Kosher

Archeologists in the UK digging at an excavation site of ancient shops overlapping Oxford's old Jewish quarter "were stunned" to uncover solid evidence that...

CHASDEI HASHEM: Boston Rav Released From Hospital, Perp Identified As Muslim

Rabbi Shlomo Noginski, who was stabbed eight times outside the Shaloh House Jewish Russian Center & Synagogue in the Brighton neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts...

18 Frum Girls Kicked Off 2 Flights In Amsterdam By Anti-Semitic Airline Official

Eighteen frum girls from New York were forced to spend Shabbos in Europe after they were kicked off flights twice from Amsterdam to New...

WATCH: Moving Scene In Vienna: Holocaust Survivor Makes Bracha In Very Spot Nazis Almost...

A moving scene took place earlier this week in the Chareidi community in Vienna, Austria, when for the first time in many years a...

Jewish US Journalist Sentenced To 11-Year Prison Sentence In Myanmar

A court in military-ruled Myanmar on Friday sentenced U.S. journalist Danny Fenster to 11 years in prison with hard labor, the maximum penalty under...

TORAH AMID WAR: Hachnasas Sefer Torah Celebrated In Zelensky’s Birthplace

Even a raging war can't extinguish the flame of Torah. In Kryvyi Rih (Krivoy Rog in Russian), a city in the Dnepropetrovsk region of...

It’s Official: Ukrainian Army Appoints Chief Rabbi

Rav Hillel Cohen, who has been assisting Jewish soldiers in Ukraine for months, was officially appointed the Chief Rabbi of the Ukrainian armed forces...

BDE: HaRav Sheftel Neuberger, Z’TL, Nasi Of Yeshivas Ner Yisroel

YWN regrets to inform you of the petirah of HaRav Sheftel Neuberger, zt'l, Sheftel Meir ben Naftoli Halevi, Nasi of Yeshivas Ner Yisroel. Rav...

Macron Slams French Court’s Ruling On Sarah Halimi Killer

In a rare critique of the French justice system, French President Emanuel Macron said that "going crazy" due to taking drugs is not a...

Schumer Obtains Visa For Alta Fixsler: “Photos Of Little Alta Melt My Heart”

US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer obtained a US visa for two-year-old Alta Fixsler to enable her parents to bring her to the US...

UK Muslim Implicated In Other Attacks, Hit Chassid In Face With Glass Bottle

The Muslim man who assaulted two frum Jews last week in the Stamford Hill neighborhood of London was implicated in at least two additional...

Neo-Nazi’s Burial In Jewish Gravesite Causes Stir In Germany

The burial of a Holocaust denier in the gravesite of a Jewish music professor has caused an uproar in Germany. The top German government official...

SHOCK INCIDENT:, 3rd Graders Forced To Reenact Holocaust, Shooting Peers, Digging Graves

A staff member at a school in Washington D.C. was suspended on Friday after forcing third-grade children to reenact scenes from the Holocaust, including...

Holocaust Survivor Who Helped Found Dallas Museum Dies At 94

Max Glauben, a Holocaust survivor who tirelessly shared his story and was among the founders of the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum, died...

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