Articles in "Politics"

Netanyahu Appoints Amir Ohana as Justice Minister

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday appointed Member of Knesset Amir Ohana as Justice Minister. Ohana, who is openly gay ...

Trump Tells Israelis to ‘Get Their Act Together’

President Donald Trump on Sunday expressed displeasure with Israel's reoccurring elections and told the Israelis to “get their act ...

Knesset Will Dissolve Itself at Midnight, Send Israel to Elections Again

The Knesset's interim special committee on Tuesday night approved for its second and third readings in the Knesset plenum a proposal to ...

Is Israel Heading for Elections Again?

Israel may face elections again in the coming months after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Likud party have apparently failed to ...

Netanyahu Gets Another 2 Weeks to Form Government

President Reuven Rivlin met on Monday with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at Beit HaNasi in Jerusalem and granted him a further two ...

New MK Nir Barkat: I Want Only NIS 1 in Salary

Former Jerusalem Mayor and new Member of the Knesset Nir Barkat sent a letter on Tuesday to the Knesset's Accountant Haim Avidor and asked ...

Israel’s New Knesset Sworn In

Israel's newly elected 21st Knesset arrived at the parliament on Tuesday and its 120 Members of Knesset swore allegiance to the State of ...

WATCH: New MKs Schooled at Being an Israeli Lawmaker

The 49 new Members of Knesset (MK) on Monday gathered at the Israeli parliament for their first day of work, a day of orientation ahead of ...

Arab Students Slammed for Holding Moment of Silence for Gaza ‘Martyrs’ at Tel-Aviv University

Israeli Arab students on Tuesday held a moment of silence at the Tel-Aviv University for the "martyrs" in Gaza following the recent ...

Israel’s Right Irate After High Court Bans Jewish Politician, Clears Arab Party

Politicians in Israel's right expressed rage and indignation after the High Court of Justice on Sunday night overturned the Knesset's ...