Articles in "Knesset"

Knesset Celebrates 70 Years

The Knesset, Israel's parliament, on Monday celebrated its 70th birthday, marked every year on the Jewish holiday of Tu Bishvat, the date ...

Israeli Muslim Woman Running in Likud Primaries

Dima Tayeh, a Muslim woman with Israeli citizenship, announced she will run in the Likud primaries with the objective of becoming a Member ...

Arab MK Hanin Zoabi Resigns from Knesset

Member of Knesset (MK) Hanin Zoabi announced Saturday that she was resigning from the Knesset and would not run again, after serving three ...

Israel Uses ‘Ugliest Color in the World’ to Fight Smoking

Just moments before disbanding ahead of the upcoming elections, the Knesset passed the Restriction on Advertising and Marketing of Tobacco ...

20th Knesset Disbands with a Record 185 Laws and 173 Decrees and Regulations

The Knesset's Constitution, Law and Justice Committee summed up its work during the 20th Knesset with 90 government bills, 90 private bills ...

Bennett, Likud Ministers Encourage Knesset Members To Support Bill To Expel Terrorists’ Relatives

Jewish Home leader Naftali Bennett encouraged fellow Knesset members on Tuesday night to support a bill that would allow Israel to expel ...

“Can You Imagine Growing Up Like This,” Ask Gaza Belt Teens As Black South Protest March Comes To Knesset

Thousands of high school students from across Israel joined together with teenagers from the Gaza Belt region as the “Black South” ...

Tourism Minister Says Joint List MKs Should Be Tried for Treason over UN Appeal

Arab MK’s who plan to approach the UN to take action against the Nation-State Law should be tried for treason, Tourism Minister Yariv ...

Knesset to Convene in Summer Session to Discuss Nation-State Law

The Knesset will convene on August 8 for a special session to discuss the controversial nation-state law. Knesset Speaker Yoel (Yuli) ...

Slew of Controversial Bills Await MKs as Knesset Begins Summer Session

The Knesset returns to work Monday following a month-long break for the Passover holiday. During the three-month summer session the ...