A letter was released by Israel’s chief rabbis, Rabbi Moshe Shlomo Amar Shlita and Rabbi Yona Metzger Shlita, stating it is absolutely forbidden for one to light candles in a sukka due to the hazards associated with burning candles in a sukka environment.
Read full article: http://www.theyeshivaworld.com/article.php?p=105750
Ladaat.net has reported that two sukkahs and an apartment in Bnei Brak went up in flames on Friday evening due to Shabbos candles that were lit in a sukka.
The NYPost reports that "Con Ed says it will evict Ground Zero mosque unless developer pays $1.7 million in back rent."
The Sheraton Centre hotel will not host a Muslim religious conference that was to feature speakers who have expressed anti-gay and anti-Semitic views.
Read full article: http://www.thestar.com/news/article/1069557--muslim-conference-booted-from-hotel?bn=1
One of the people named on the IERA website who will be speaking at the IERA Canada launch tour is Shaykh Hussain Yee.
Click on the link and get incensed as you listen to the sheik speaking about Judaism.
Here is an article from last year about one of the other featured speakers, Hamza Tzortzis.