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Mea She’arim to ban women from certain Jerusalem streets during Sukkot

October 11, 2011


Large billboards posted throughout capital’s ultra-Orthodox neighborhoods this week forbade women during the celebration, despite court order. By Oz Rosenberg | Jerusalem residents choosing etrogs at a traditional four-species market ahead of the Sukkot holiday. Photo by Gili Cohen Magen The ultra-Orthodox community in Mea She’arim is planning to impose gender segregation in the Jerusalem […]

Yiddish sign urges ‘precious Jewish daughters’ of Brooklyn to make way for men

October 9, 2011


Plastic signs, posted throughout ultra-Orthodox Brooklyn neighborhood, read: ‘Precious Jewish daughters, please move over to the side when you see a man come across.’ By Elka Looks | Oct.09, 2011 | 9:19 PM | 29 Ultra-Orthodox couple walks together down the street. Photo by Eyal Toueg Yiddish signs have been posted on trees throughout Brooklyn, […]

Female Fetus Found in Sewage

October 2, 2011


October 2, 2011 By Zaheer Abbas A three months old female fetus has been found today in a sewage canal near sub city centre, Savina, Udaipur. Shiv Singh Chundawat, ASI, Hiran Magri Police Station said, “We have been informed from locals about a female fetus found in sewage at Savina at around 12pm today, it […]