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  • Israeli rabbinical court shames, excommunicates man who won’t divorce wife

    February 19, 2016 | 12:33 pm

    In an unusual move, an Israeli rabbinical court excommunicated a scientist who refused to divorce his wife and ordered the publication of his name, photo and personal details.

    The Jerusalem-based rabbinical appeals court issued this week a herem – a writ of banishment...

  • Mossad: All 11 Jews missing after fleeing Iran in the 90s were murdered

    By JNi.media

    July 27, 2015 | 4:22 pm

    One year after determining that eight Jews who tried to escape from Iran in 1994 were murdered on their way to Israel, the Mossad has recently found that three other Jews who left Iran three years later were also murdered, Ynet reported. The new determination enabled the Rabbinical...

  • Israel’s divorce rate rises 5 percent, led by Tel Aviv

    January 29, 2013 | 1:54 pm

    Israel's divorce rate rose 5 percent in 2012 compared to the previous year, with the highest number of divorced couples from Tel Aviv.

    Some 10,964 couples divorced last year, according to a report issued by the Rabbinical Courts Administration. Tel Aviv saw 711 couples split up,...

  • March 21, 2012

    By Shmuel Rosner

    March 21, 2012 | 5:36 am

    Can Iran Be Saved?

    Writing in Commentary Magazine, Sohrab Ahmari explains how the lessons of Iraq can help the international community prepare for Iran post regime change.

    The most difficult challenge faced in post-invasion Iraq will also exist under any post-collapse scenario in...

  • Eviction of Jew and Non-Jew Going to Trial

    By Bobbi Murray

    July 21, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    A federal court trial, alleging that the Orthodox Jewish owners of a Pico-Robertson building evicted a tenant because he shared his apartment with a non-Jew, is scheduled to open in Los Angeles next week.

    The suit by Lawrence "Chaim" Stein alleges that he was evicted in 2004 by the...