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Chabad Lubavitch yeshiva deans: Don't send students to New York

Chabad Lubavitch yeshiva deans: Don't send students to New York

Deans of seven Chabad Lubavitch yeshivas in Israel call on parents not to send their sons to Crown Heights for upcoming holiday season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/08/2021 11:46
Student visa fraud backfires, yeshivot involved penalized

Student visa fraud backfires, yeshivot involved penalized

Group of 30+ haredim from New York managed to enter Israel for wedding, claiming to be students, but Israeli gov't discovered deception.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/06/2021 14:18
Yeshivas won't send students home for weekend

Yeshivas won't send students home for weekend

Yeshiva Committee publishes letter urging yeshivas to refrain from sending students home over Shabbat. 'Torah study protects and saves us.'Ben Shaul, 19/05/2021 17:33
Watch: Tear gas used in Ponevezh Yeshiva brawl

Watch: Tear gas used in Ponevezh Yeshiva brawl

Police remove all students from Beit Midrash after brawl breaks out between rival factions during afternoon prayers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/04/2021 16:40
Arab slaps yeshiva student, then posts it to TikTok

Arab slaps yeshiva student, then posts it to TikTok

Video posted to TikTok shows Arab slapping Jewish yeshiva student on the Light Rail in Jerusalem. Police investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/04/2021 02:33
Yeshiva students prevented from boarding flight in Paris

Yeshiva students prevented from boarding flight in Paris

Air France demands students present proof of medical insurance. Students permitted to board flight after intervention by Israeli embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2021 00:09
Yeshiva student takes down terrorists in daring raid

Yeshiva student takes down terrorists in daring raid

A yeshiva student serving in the IDF was credited with taking down a terror cell in the Binyamin Region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/03/2021 17:24
Roni Numa: 'Reasons to be optimistic' about infection rate in haredi sector

Roni Numa: 'Reasons to be optimistic' about infection rate in haredi sector

'Yeshiva plan very effective, students are getting vaccinated at a fast pace,' coronavirus czar for haredim says.Michal Levi, 11/03/2021 09:08
Yeshiva deans urge students to get COVID vaccine

Yeshiva deans urge students to get COVID vaccine

Haredi rabbis urge yeshiva students to get vaccinated in order to return to regular Torah studiesArutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2021 08:16
Four yeshiva students turn themselves in over attack on police

Four yeshiva students turn themselves in over attack on police

Several students of the Vishnitz yeshiva have given themselves up to the authorities in connection to the attack on Bnei Brak detectives.Shlomo Witty, 24/01/2021 17:12
Iconic Merkaz HaRav  yeshiva tells students to learn from home until Tuesday

Iconic Merkaz HaRav yeshiva tells students to learn from home until Tuesday

The Rosh Yeshiva of Merkaz Harav has issued a letter asking his students to switch to distance learning.Shlomo Witty, 04/01/2021 20:17
Yeshiva students land in Israel, are refused entry and returned to London

Yeshiva students land in Israel, are refused entry and returned to London

Two hasidic yeshiva students arrive in Israel without authorization, are turned back by authorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2020 14:17
Haredi rabbi warns: 'Yeshiva students may be roaming the streets'

Haredi rabbi warns: 'Yeshiva students may be roaming the streets'

Coronavirus may have caused 'what Zionists haven't managed to accomplish in 70 years,' Rabbi Yitzhak Koldetzki says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/07/2020 15:00
Non-Israeli yeshiva students to be permitted to return to Israel

Non-Israeli yeshiva students to be permitted to return to Israel

Israel okays return of foreign yeshiva students seeking to resume their studies - provided specific precautions are taken.David Rosenberg, 24/05/2020 18:37
Yeshiva student killed by drunk driver while helping motorist with flat tire

Yeshiva student killed by drunk driver while helping motorist with flat tire

Yeshiva students from Monsey on Arizona trip stop on freeway to help driver fix flat tire when hit by drunk driver. Moshe Ari Yost killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2020 17:03
First yeshiva high school student completes the Odyssey program

First yeshiva high school student completes the Odyssey program

Nir Luria, student at Neveh Shmuel Yeshiva, graduates high school with a third of his B.Sc., making him the first yeshiva student to do so.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2019 15:06
IDF soldiers finish Talmud tractate at swearing-in

IDF soldiers finish Talmud tractate at swearing-in

Hundreds of IDF soldiers from infantry and tanks celebrate finishing tractate at their swearing in ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2018 22:32
New York: Four yeshiva students suffer burns in bungalow fire

New York: Four yeshiva students suffer burns in bungalow fire

Gas explosion injures yeshiva students celebrating their high school graduation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/06/2018 22:24
Will daily passes include both Friday and Saturday?

Will daily passes include both Friday and Saturday?

Yeshiva students tell haredi MK: Daily passes not usable on both Friday and Saturday.Michal Levi, 07/05/2018 12:45
Watch: From the Diaspora to the IDF's Engineering Corps

Watch: From the Diaspora to the IDF's Engineering Corps

Celebration as seventy yeshiva students from Machal program come to recruitment office accompanied by family members to enlist in the IDF.Yoni Kempinski, 13/03/2018 19:33
Yeshiva seniors join Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Yeshiva seniors join Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

Jewish high school students roll up their sleeves, help Harvey cleanup.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/09/2017 10:51
Yeshiva students to be recognized as 'working' husbands

Yeshiva students to be recognized as 'working' husbands

Government backs bill guaranteeing wives of yeshiva students sick days off for children.Haim Lev, 17/07/2017 08:15
Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Sephardic Chief Rabbi: Get married at age 20

Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef tells yeshiva students to ignore deans, marry early.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/05/2017 15:00
4 yeshiva students stabbed in southern Israel

4 yeshiva students stabbed in southern Israel

Local man breaks into Netivot yeshiva, attacks students.David Rosenberg, 02/05/2017 14:18
Teenage yeshiva students exempted from National Insurance tax

Teenage yeshiva students exempted from National Insurance tax

Ministerial Committee for Legislation approves Shas MK's law exempting yeshiva students under age 19 from paying NII premiums.Haim Lev, 15/03/2017 09:51
Deri grants temporary residents' visas to yeshiva students

Deri grants temporary residents' visas to yeshiva students

Deri grants temporary residents' visas to yeshiva students and their wives, lengthens validity of student visas.Arutz Sheva, 06/02/2017 14:07
Transportation discounts for yeshiva students

Transportation discounts for yeshiva students

Decision ends what some have called religious discrimination against haredi sector.David Rosenberg, 28/07/2016 13:43
Drug-smuggling students remain under arrest

Drug-smuggling students remain under arrest

Arrest of three yeshiva students who were caught smuggling drugs into Israel has been extended, State Attorney files claim against them.Shoshana Miskin Perez, 03/07/2016 17:07
Yeshiva students suspected of drug smuggling

Yeshiva students suspected of drug smuggling

Three yeshiva students arrested for allegedly smuggling ecstasy pills from Germany into Israel.David Rosenberg, 27/06/2016 18:17
Yesha top Shabbat destination for haredi students

Yesha top Shabbat destination for haredi students

But growing connections between haredi yeshiva students and national-religious towns in Judea and Samaria have some in haredi world worried.David Rosenberg, 05/06/2016 11:16
Yeshiva Students Attacked with Firebomb

Yeshiva Students Attacked with Firebomb

In an incident last Friday, a man tossed a firebomb at two yeshiva students in Manhattan. They weren't hurt.Ben Ariel, 12/10/2015 04:48
Yeshiva Student Combat Draft 6 Times Higher

Yeshiva Student Combat Draft 6 Times Higher

State submits critical data on haredi enlistment in response to petition claiming haredi draft is 'discrimination.'Tova Dvorin, 29/05/2015 11:05
Lapid: 'Suckers' Lose Again, Haredi Parties Win

Lapid: 'Suckers' Lose Again, Haredi Parties Win

Yesh Atid MKs and supporters conducted a protest against the expected repeal of sanctions on yeshiva students who don't serve in the IDF.Yaakov Levi, 07/05/2015 12:17
Public Transportation on Shabbat is a 'Disaster'

Public Transportation on Shabbat is a 'Disaster'

High school and yeshiva students issue letter to PM Netanyahu and Bennett demanding full ban of public transportation on Shabbat.Cynthia Blank, 04/01/2015 11:47
Yeshiva Student Stipends Come to an End

Yeshiva Student Stipends Come to an End

Some 10,000 full-time married yeshiva students received their last government stipend, ending a tradition that has been extant for 33 years.Moshe Cohen, 28/12/2014 20:02
Abbas: PA Will Assist Israel in Search

Abbas: PA Will Assist Israel in Search

PA Chairman reacts to disappearance of three yeshiva students, says the PA will assist Israel in the search.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/06/2014 01:55
Students Ask UN Chief to Help Locate Missing Teens

Students Ask UN Chief to Help Locate Missing Teens

If yeshiva students were kidnapped by terorrists, UN has the power to assist in their release, write students to Ban Ki-moon.Elad Benari, Canada, 14/06/2014 00:50
Netanyahu Links Hamas-Fatah Government to Students

Netanyahu Links Hamas-Fatah Government to Students

Netanyahu speaks with Kerry, says yeshiva boys’ disappearance directly related to Hamas-Fatah unity.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/06/2014 22:45
PA: We're Not Responsible for Boys' Disappearance

PA: We're Not Responsible for Boys' Disappearance

PA spokesman says PA has "nothing to do" with the three missing yeshiva students.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/06/2014 21:04
IDF Spokesman: Doing Everything We Can

IDF Spokesman: Doing Everything We Can

IDF Spokesman Moti Almoz says the entire defense establishment doing everything in its power to locate the three missing yeshiva students.Elad Benari, Canada, 13/06/2014 20:28
Yeshiva Students Suspected Kidnapped by Terrorists

Yeshiva Students Suspected Kidnapped by Terrorists

Massive IDF manhunt underway in Hevron area after students suspected kidnapped by terrorists; Chief rabbinate calls for public prayer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/06/2014 17:16
Alert Student Saves Classmates from Sabbath Blaze

Alert Student Saves Classmates from Sabbath Blaze

Yeshiva students’ room goes up in flames, but none injured thanks to quick-thinking classmate.Maayana Miskin, 16/02/2014 08:05
Victory for Zionist Yeshivas: Torah Study to 23

Victory for Zionist Yeshivas: Torah Study to 23

First official state recognition of the value of Torah study as Zionist yeshiva students allowed to continue studies.Maayana Miskin, 12/02/2014 02:15
Peres to Hareidi Youth: Be Like the Rambam

Peres to Hareidi Youth: Be Like the Rambam

Peres sits down with hareidi youth, calls for hareidi Jews to attend college, enter the workforce. ‘Be like the Rambam.’Maayana Miskin, 21/08/2013 20:46
Lapid: Not Too Many 'Chazon Ish'-Type Sages Today

Lapid: Not Too Many 'Chazon Ish'-Type Sages Today

Finance Minister Yair Lapid said that he was not looking for a fight with the hareidi community, but to help themDavid Lev, 07/07/2013 18:40
MK in Row with Hareidim Over Cleaning

MK in Row with Hareidim Over Cleaning

MK Dov Lipman criticized after suggesting that yeshiva students, during their break, should help clean the streets as an act of chesed.Arutz Sheva North America, 05/04/2013 23:30
Top Hareidi Rabbi: Yeshiva Budget Cuts 'Dangerous'

Top Hareidi Rabbi: Yeshiva Budget Cuts 'Dangerous'

Rabbi Shmuel Vozner said that cutting funding for hareidi yeshivot will "cause the future existence of Israel to be in doubt.”David Lev, 24/03/2013 15:41
MK: Want to Enlist Hareidim? Enlist Arabs, Too

MK: Want to Enlist Hareidim? Enlist Arabs, Too

Hareidi MKs say it’s discrimination to require hareidi scholars to enlist in the IDF without demanding the same of Israeli Arabs.Maayana Miskin, 06/02/2013 10:49
R. Yosef: Leave Israel to Avoid the Draft

R. Yosef: Leave Israel to Avoid the Draft

If the government attempts to draft yeshiva students, the students will have no choice but to leave Israel, said Rabbi Ovadia Yosef. David Lev, 06/01/2013 16:56
Problems Reported in Bayit Yehudi Vote

Problems Reported in Bayit Yehudi Vote

Yeshiva students voting in Tuesday's Bayit Yehudi primaries have been turned away from polling places near where they study.David Lev, 06/11/2012 23:13
Jerusalem: Arabs Attack Students with Belts

Jerusalem: Arabs Attack Students with Belts

One yeshiva student needed to be hospitalized after Arabs attacked a group of students and hit them with belts over Shabbat.Elad Benari, 31/07/2012 03:13
Report on Religious IDF Integration

Report on Religious IDF Integration

A special IDF report claims integration of religious soldiers in the service leads to discrimination against women -- in song.David ben Yacov, 21/07/2011 15:24
Arabs Attack Students and Rabbi

Arabs Attack Students and Rabbi

Yeshiva students and their rabbi attacked by Arab staff at the Jordan River Rafting site. Site denied incident, then accused students of attacking.Elad Benari, 01/07/2011 06:14