"We've become an army that has a state, rather than a state that has an army, which is not a good thing!"
Shaked told Bild that Israel had suggested to the European Union to set up a mutual mechanism to regulate the donations, but did not receive a response.
A bill that would allow more rabbis to conduct conversions in Israel advanced in the Knesset. The coalition government-backed bill passed its first reading by...
For the first time in a year, Moshe Feiglin was allowed to go up to the Temple Mount and pray.
MK Masud Ganaim (Joint Arab List) Arab List) objected to the legislation, arguing that it constitutes a de facto recognition of the 'occupation.'
The South African rand has lost 50% of its value in recent years.
The High Court of Justice previously ruled that the minister may only take technical and economic considerations into account and he is forbidden from making halachic considerations.
The Knesset has driven the last nail in the once holy coffin of changing the clocks twice a year according to the timing of Passover and Yom Kippur. Daylight Time will remain until the end of October.
This will allow the ministers to quit their Knesset positions and concentrate exclusively on their ministerial jobs.
Tasked with the job of forming the next coalition government, Netanyahu sets out his goals for this term.
Friedman: As Ambassador I will represent this administration's policies not my own; and I will welcome all Americans, of every political view, when they visit Israel.
Bennett promised that next the government will impose Israeli sovereignty on the town of Ma'ale Adumim, creating an urban corridor that eliminates any chance for a future contiguous Palestinian State.
The decision to play this kind of hardball came from Lapid.
"I call on the government to urgently prepare... a national emergency plan for possible waves of immigration of our Jewish brothers to Israel."
All he wants is to extend the modus vivendi which is in place at the Cave of the Patriarchs in Hebron to Temple Mount, which is also sacred to both faiths.
Likud Beytenu Deputy Transportation Minister Tzipi Hotovely is calling for the death penalty for terrorists who repeat their crimes.
Egypt's El-Sisi continues to insist the only solution to the Israel-Palestinian Authority conflict is the "two-state solution."
Deri was furious at Netanyahu's request, and told the PM, while walking out of the room: "I know what you're doing to me and I will not let you do it."
Netanyahu said that since the Jordanians opposed the bridge, "Of course we agreed." Of course.
Panim sees itself as standing at the forefront of Jewish Renewal across Israel. It incorporates various organizations dealing with Jewish culture and identity from a variety of worldviews: Secular, Orthodox, Reform and Conservative, Urban, Rural, Ashkenazi and Sephardi.
The meeting will also discuss the status of the Attorney General, who is both the government's legal counsel and the head of Israel's law enforcement agencies.
Lapid tries to ignore the economy, security and the middle class by making Netanyahu the only election issue.
Haaretz is upset because the coalition guidelines don't list the delusional two-state solution as the only path to peace.
This winter session is not expected to be an easy one for the government.
A second suspect is detained on suspicion of providing MK Basel Ghattas with cell phones to give to terrorist prisoners.