Articles in "Government"

PM Bennett Under Fire as Family Vacations Abroad While Israelis Asked to Stay Home over Omicron Variant

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett is under criticism at home because his wife and children are traveling abroad on Wednesday; even though, ...

President Herzog Lights Menorah First Night of Hanukkah at Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron

President of Israel Isaac Herzog celebrated the start of Hanukkah by lighting the menorah at the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron. The Cave ...

Knesset Committee Chair Calls ‘Jewishness Investigation’ Procedure in Rabbinical Courts ‘Invasive and Humiliating’

On Tuesday, the Knesset Committee on Special National Infrastructure Projects and Jewish Religious Services held a meeting to look into the ...

Cabinet Approves Unprecedented NIS 500 Million Plan to Strengthen Security in Be’er Sheva and the South

Israel’s Cabinet Sunday approved the plan formulated by Prime Minister Naftali Bennett, Defense Minister Benny Gantz and Finance Minister ...

11% of Israel’s Youth Have Admitted to Using drugs

11% of Israel's teens have admitted to using drugs, the Ministry of Education revealed on Tuesday at the Knesset Addictions and Drugs ...

Opposition Leader Netanyahu Criticizes PM Bennett in Knesset, Accuses Him of ‘Surrendering’ to Arab Parties

Leader of the opposition in the Knesset Benjamin Netanyahu had some harsh words of criticism for Israel’s government and its Prime ...

Knesset Commemorates David Ben-Gurion’s Memory, Prime Minister Bennett Says He Had ‘Far Reaching Vision’

The Knesset in Jerusalem on Monday held a special ceremony in memory of Israel’s first Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion. Ben-Gurion died ...

Israel Passes First New Budget in Three Years

After a marathon session, lasting through the night, Israel’s Knesset was finally able to pass a new state budget, albeit by the slimmest ...

Acting on Islamist Party’s Demand, Govt. Approve 3 Mew Bedouin Localities in Negev

The government convened on Wednesday and approved a demand by the Islamist Ra'am party, a member of the coalition, to establish of new ...

Naftali Bennett Meets with Fallen Soldier Barel Hadaria Shmueli’s Family

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett met at the Prime Minister's Office in Jerusalem, with Nitza Shmueli and Hila Rahimi, the mother and sister ...