Articles in "Politics"

Netanyahu Fails to Form Govt., Rivlin Will Decide Who Goes Next

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu returned the mandate to form a government to President Reuven Rivlin on Tuesday night after 28 days of ...

Govt. Appoints 5 New Ministers

The government approved on Monday the appointment of several ministers following a court order forcing the government to man the ...

Arab MK Equates ‘Palestinian Trauma’ with Holocaust

Palestinian Arab society is suffering from trauma and stress, just like the Jews are following the Holocaust, said Arab Member of Knesset ...

Knesset Approves Formation of Special Committee on Arab Society Affairs

The Knesset Plenum approved on Monday the Arrangements Committee's recommendation to establish a Special Committee on Arab Society Affairs, ...

Netanyahu Loses Battle for Makeup of Knesset’s Arrangements Committee

The Knesset plenum approved on Monday night the composition of the Arrangements Committee in accordance with a proposal submitted by the ...

24th Knesset Sworn in Amid Uncertain Future

The elected members of the 24th Knesset were sworn in on Tuesday evening in a celebratory ceremony amid uncertainty about the assembly's ...

President Tasks Netanyahu with Forming Next Govt.

President Reuven Rivlin announced Tuesday that he has nominated Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to form a government. A majority of ...

Rivlin Concludes Consultations on Candidate to form Govt.; Netanyahu Gets Majority of Recommendations

President Reuven Rivlin held a round of consultations on Monday with all parties elected to the 24th Knesset ahead of nominating a ...

President Rivlin Meeting Party Leaders to Discuss Potential Coalition

President Reuven Rivlin is meeting the leaders of the thirteen parties elected to Israel’s Knesset to hear their plans on the formation ...

Zionist Orgs Call for Unity on Right, a Stable Government

A group of 11 Israeli Zionist and right-wing organizations issued a call on Sunday to the leaders of the right-wing parties to put their ...