Articles in "politics"

Daughter of Shas Party Founder Establishes New Party         

Israel Prize laureate Adina Bar-Shalom, the oldest daughter of the late Rabbi Ovadia Yosef, announced Monday that she would form a ...

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 ...

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 ...

Zahava Gal-on, Ilan Gilon Drop Out of Race for Party Leadership

Meretz Party Chairwoman Zahava Gal-on and Ilan Gilon, the party's Knesset faction leader, suspended their re-election campaigns Wednesday ...

End to Identity Politics? Meretz Candidate Reaches Out to Gush Etzion Residents

At first glance, there appears to be little of note at the parlor meeting in Efrat: a group of residents of the Gush Etzion settlement bloc ...

Likud MKs: Recording Shows Edelstein is Disconnected

Knesset Members from the ruling Likud Party on Sunday blasted party colleague MK Yuli Edelstein, the Knesset speaker, for comments he made ...

Lapid: ‘We knew media would come for us when we got strong’

Yesh Atid Chairman MK Yair Lapid said a hostile media atmosphere was responsible for allegations that party colleague Yaakov Peri illegally ...

Is There A Coalition Clash Brewing Between Kahlon and Netanyahu?

Is Israel’s next coalition crisis brewing, this time between Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon’s Kulanu Party and Prime Minister Binyamin ...

Is Avi Gabbay Leading a Rightward Shift for Labor Party?

Israel’s political establishment awoke to a firestorm Monday following Labor Party Chairman Avi Gabbay’s assertion during a television ...

Election Honeymoon Over for Labor Chairman Avi Gabbay

If Avi Gabbay ever had a “honeymoon” after being elected chairman of the Labor Party on July 10, the romance came to an end Sunday. ...