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Cannabis Decriminalization Bill Moves Through Knesset Committee

The law will not apply to minors under 18, soldiers and persons with previous cannabis or criminal convictions.

IDF Returns Terrorist Bodies to Palestinian Authority Familes

The Knesset is working on legislation that would legally enable Israel to retain the bodies of terrorists indefinitely.

IDF Retaliates, Hits Terror Tunnel and Hamas Bases in Gaza

Six terrorist targets in Gaza were attacked by the IDF in the first round on Saturday evening.

Netanyahu Slams Polish PM’s ‘Outrageous’ Remarks, ‘Inability to Understand History’

“There is a problem here of an inability to understand history and a lack of sensitivity to the tragedy of our people,” Netanyahu said.

Poland’s Prime Minister Claims Not Only Polish, German Perpetrators — Jewish Perpetrators of Holocaust,...

Israeli lawmakers are calling for a reduction in the country's level of diplomatic engagement with Poland.

Coalition Rivals Preparing for Post-Netanyahu Era

Of Netanyahu's three other partners, the only real threat is posed by Bennett. Kahlon is constantly shown by the polls to be losing seats in the next elections, and Liberman cannot rise above his faction's current six seats if his life depended on it.

Following Goldin Family Petition: Hamas Prisoners’ Visits Suspended

The bodies of fallen Israeli soldiers Hadar Goldin and Oron Shaul have been held by Hamas in Gaza since the war of the summer of 2014.

Senior Affordable Housing Project Awarded Millions for Construction

"Increased access to affordable housing for seniors will contribute to the creation of a more equitable, inclusive and vibrant Israeli society as a whole.”

Netanyahu to Share Proof of Iran Involvement in Israel-Syria Skirmish at Munich Security Conference

“I will reiterate our determination to defend ourselves by ourselves - without any restrictions - against any threat.”

Finance Ministry Sabotaging Defense Minister’s Plan to Offset Terrorists’ Salaries

The bill offsetting terrorist salaries would deduct those hundreds of millions of dollars from the money due the PA, and, if Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman (Yisrael Beiteinu) gets his way, move these funds to Israeli terror victims.

Israel Railways to Expand to 24-Hour Service in South

The southern line is considered to be one of the most successful and growing train lines in Israel, with approximately 420,650 passengers traveling each day.

Lapid: Netanyahu Can’t Continue to Serve as Prime Minister

This is the second prime minister in a row to become entangled in corruption charges, the first one, Ehud Olmert (Kadima) ended up serving time.

The Case Against Netanyahu: Don’t Expect Indictments Before 5779

The preliminary phase of the cases against Netanyahu could take us to the end of 2018, certainly past Rosh Hashanah 5759.

Lapid’s Testimony Dividing Israel into Netanyahu’s Supporters and Enemies

On the right, where many of Lapid's potential voters dwell, he just became the ultimate snitch against a popular sitting prime minister.

Police Recommend Indictments, Netanyahu Fights Back: ‘Only the Good of the Country before my...

In his 12-minute response on television, a visibly shaken Netanyahu opened by reminding Israelis of his long record as a special forces officer, Israel's UN envoy, finance minister and, finally, as prime minister.

Ahed Tamimi’s Trial to be Continued Behind Closed Doors

The court said that since Tamimi is a minor, a trial behind closed doors is “in her best interests.”

Hezbollah Terrorists Training to Break Through Israel’s Northern Security Barrier

“Maneuvers have focused on ways to breach electronic sensors, surveillance cameras and the harmonization between ground advancement and the use of unmanned drones."

Elkin: Applying Israeli Sovereignty More Important than Relations with America

“Today, nobody remembers President Reagan’s sanctions, but we are left with full Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.”

Netanyahu in All-Day Consultations with Lawyers after High Court Ruling on Police Recommendations

Speaking to Channel 2 News, Netanyahu was mercilessly frank in his view regarding the proper behavior of a prime minister under police investigation. It was back in 2008, and the PM was Ehud Olmert.

Spiting Academic Establishment, Knesset Approves Law Facilitating Adelson Medical School in Ariel University

The new law fixes a problem that began as Israeli institutions of higher education began to flourish in the liberated territories, most notably Ariel University in Samaria.

Sovereignty Movement Urging Netanyahu Not to Turn Bill’s Postponement into Retraction

"In the Middle East, weakness, concessions and indecisiveness only encourage the forces of evil that seek to destroy us."

Security Detail for Israel’s Chief Sephardic Rabbi After Death Threat by Gaza Terrorists

Hamas published leaflets threatening the Rishon Lezion and featuring photographs of Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef, MK Rabbi Yehuda Glick and other rabbis as well, calling for their assassination.

Trump Says Israel Has to be ‘Very Careful’ With Settlements,’Watch and See’ on Iran

“I don't know frankly if we are going to even have talks, we will see what happens, but I think it is very foolish for the Palestinians and I also think it would be very foolish for the Israelis if they don't make a deal."

Israel Tax Authority Presents New Codes for Home Owners

People who own and lease up to five private housing units are likely to be entitled to a reduced rate of 10 percent taxes, because fewer than five housing units is considered “passive income” under the new rules.

Significant Drop in 2017 Home Sales in Israel

In December 2017, the number of homes sold (8,800) was down 20 percent from the same month a year earlier, the Chief Economist reported.

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