President Rivlin was asked by Arab high schoolers how they should grapple with the Jewish symbolism in the national anthem, as non-Jews.
Justice Minister Shaked issued a statement Monday, saying her bill will give security forces the power to fight terrorism while maintaining human rights.
Yisrael Beytenu party chairman Avigdor Liberman was unanimously voted in as defense minister by the cabinet after a government compromise.
Security forces nabbed teen terrorists who viciously attacked elderly women in Jerusalem on Memorial Day.
The good news is that a 62% majority of US respondents believe that the BDS movement is a form of modern anti-Semitism.
Another coalition crisis is over in an 11th hour save, this time with UTJ minister Ya'akov Litzman stepping in with a temporary solution to soothe frazzled nerves.
The reason for the severe limits on his civil rights is stated as: "To secure state security, public peace and maintaining public order."
So far, the website says: No, in big, red letters.
Jordan's King Abdullah moves swiftly to block riots over a controversial decision by the Parliament to approve Israeli investment in the country.
Last December, Sara Netanyahu was interrogated by the same anti-corruption unit, about the use of the electrician on weekends and on Yom Kippur.
The World Health Organization last week named Israel as the world's sole abuser of health rights.
A Friday Channel 1 News poll gives Bennett's party 14 seats in a new election, with Likud shrinking from 30 to 27 seats, Labor chopped down from 24 to 11, and Lieberman gaining 2, from 6 to 8 seats.
Kulanu's vagaries in the coming weeks should be viewed in the context of a party on its way to extinction attempting to soar once more by flapping its arms with great vigor.
Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon says his Kulanu party won't be the one to jump ship from the coalition.
Egypt's chief cleric reprimanded Israel for allowing its holy city to be sullied with a nude dance performance.
A crowd of 1,000 was at the Saturday funeral of a terrorist killer, shot and killed by an IDF soldier after he was already injured and on the ground. The soldier now faces manslaughter charges.
The question is, even considering this fantasy scenario, whether the Ya'alon-Kahlon-Sa'ar triumvirate would be able to form a coalition and with whom.
Will Israel, known for its national obsession with plunging into new, radical changes, take on this moderate change? We'll know more on Sunday.
On Friday morning, a Kulanu politician, Environment Minister Avi Gabbay, announced his resignation on account of the Lieberman appointment.
The US is less that pleased that Israel's new defense minister will be Yisrael Beytenu's Avigdor Liberman, making the expanded coalition stronger on the right.
Each time MK Neguise, or foreign governments, or righteous lobbyists ask for another quota of Ethiopian immigrants who are Christian, not Jewish, they promise this is the last time.
Now it appears that the Supreme Court is prepared to bring down the last vestige of halakhic Judaism regarding conversion
MK Yehuda Glick is not yet able to formally enter the Knesset -- the USA has not yet revoked his US citizenship.
The committee discussed possible courses of action in light of a recent study that showed Israelis in general have a low sense of personal security.
Prime Minister Netanyahu says a DNA test showed there are Sephardic roots in his family ancestry after historical research by his brother Ido, a writer.