Articles in "Politics"

Hadash Councilman Raja Za’atra Won’t Take Up Deputy Mayor Post, But Refuses To Back Down on Pro-Hamas Comments

Hadash councilman Raja Za’atra will not serve as deputy mayor of Haifa, but refused to back down from comments in which he compared the ...

Calls For Haifa Deputy Mayor’s Appointment To Be Cancelled Because Of Pro-Hamas, Hezbollah Comments

The appointment of Raja Za'atra as deputy mayor of Haifa has kicked up a storm with Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Interior Minister ...

Pay Your Own Legal Defense, State Comptroller Tells Netanyahu

The State Comptroller’s Office has rejected a request by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to allow him to have his legal defense in ...

Tens Of Thousands Rally In Protest Against Domestic Violence

At least 30,000 people participated in a rally against domestic violence at Rabin Square in Tel Aviv Tuesday evening following a nationwide ...

Draft Law Deadline Pushed to January

Israel’s High Court for Justice granted the government an additional 45 days to finalize an agreed upon version of the Draft Law after ...

Shaked: You have to know in life, even in politics, that you do not always get what you want

Justice Minister and Jewish Home member Ayelet Shaked addressed the reason behind the party’s decision to remain in the government ...

Police Recommend Charging Deri with Fraud

Sufficient evidence exists to charge Minister of the Interior Aryeh Deri with fraud and breach of trust, the Israeli Police announced on ...

Kahlon: Hard To Believe Coalition Will Hold

Kulanu Chairman Moshe Kahlon told a meeting of his Knesset faction Monday that he expects to take place as early as March despite the ...

Jewish Home Says Will Stay In Coalition, Goes Back On Ultimatum To Prime Minister

In a major turn of events, Jewish Home leader Naftali Bennett has said his party will remain in the government coalition, despite threats ...

Netanyahu Takes Defense Ministry, Says Now Not Time For Early Elections

Now is not the time to go to early elections while Israel is amidst one of the “most complex” security situations it has known in its ...