Articles in "Knesset"

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 ...

Knesset Offers Equal Gender Rabbi Position

The Knesset has revised the job description for the role of Knesset Rabbi so that women may also apply for the position. The revision ...

Report: Coalition Crisis Over, Snap Election Avoided

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly brokered an agreement to obtain peace amongst his warring coalition partners in order to ...

D-Day for Coalition as Knesset Considers Early Elections

The Ministerial Committee for Legislation is due to ratify a controversial proposal to eliminate limits on ultra-Orthodox exemptions from ...

Report: Former MK, Shin Bet Chief Peri Did Not Serve in the IDF

Yaakov Peri, a former director of the Israel Security Agency (Shin Bet) who resigned from the Knesset Wednesday, allegedly lied repeatedly ...

Knesset Approves First Reading of ‘Minimarkets Bill’

The Knesset approved the first reading of a bill to limit commerce on Shabbat early Tuesday morning following an all-night debate. The ...

Yesh Atid Offers Benny Begin Committee Seat After Begin Fired by Likud

The Yesh Atid Knesset faction offered to have MK Yael German resign from the Knesset Internal Affairs and Environment Committee Thursday in ...

Rivlin, Netanyahu Headline Opening of Knesset Winter Session

Knesset Speaker MK Yoel (Yuli) Edelstein, President Reuven (Ruby) Rivlin, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu, current and former government ...