Hotovely's family Facebook page was filled with "mazel tovs!" in numerous languages on Monday morning in response to the announcement.
The bill is considered contentious by some who argue that it constitutes a contravention of international law.
Wednesday’s Knesset unanimous vote on the first reading of the bill to go to elections gives Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu a national unity government...
Former journalist and rookie politician Yair Lapid's new party is off to a problematic start. Lapid's choice of the name 'Atid' for his new political party has created yet another controversy for the political neophyte; it is similar enough to Atid Echad - an immigrant party with mostly Ethiopian support - to cause confusion to voters, and possible legal action by its chair Yechezkel Stelzer.
"A man who turns his wife into an aguna and refuses to obey the judges' order to stop abusing her is not truly a man who values halakha and maintaining a Jewish lifestyle."
"Part of the tradition in the Palestinian Authority is that the same people who at nighttime deal with harming Israel and worked hard to annihilate the State of Israel, during the daytime speak a lot about brotherhood among the nations, peace, and so forth."
Rivlin, Netanyahu Call for Bipartisan Teamwork, Netanyahu Attacked at Opening of Knesset Winter Session
"You ... turned the word ‘leftist’ to a synonym for ‘enemy,'” Zionist Camp MK Isaac Herzog accused the prime minister.
The Temple Mount movement strongly condemns Tuesday's visit by Israeli Arab MKs to the ancient site.
Herzog wrote to Corbyn that he was “appalled and outraged by the recent instances of anti-Semitism by senior Labour party officials in the United Kingdom.”
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.
Politics junkies and sports fans alike will enjoy the new up-to-the-minute poll updates being made available for this Tuesday’s Knesset elections.
The new law that the Knesset passed Monday night to allow couples to register for marriages wherever they want will help prevent civil marriages...
All of the rats are leaving the sinking ship.
For the first time in a year, Moshe Feiglin was allowed to go up to the Temple Mount and pray.
They're calling on Netanyahu to assemble his cabinet soon to discuss the releases in light of the recent murders.
At last, the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee has a new chairperson: Likud Deputy Foreign Minister Ze’ev Elkin. It's taken six months.
Rabbi Auerbach and his merry band of Lituanian Haredim needed a pawn to serve their political aims, and Moshe A. volunteered.
MK Hotovely was a crossing guard, minister Sa'ar could read even before the first grade, and Naftali Bennett didn't have his millions.
There are two women named Zoabi in Israel's public arena and they couldn't be more different from one another.
Does democracy allow even a legislator to call a fellow MK a “fascist?
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.
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The Prime Minister tried to ease tensions by banning all MKs from the holy site, but it apparently applies only to Jews.
Attorney Sima Kochav sent an urgent request for an intervention to the Prison Authority.