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Minister Liberman did not retract the comment mentioned in the complaint.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday morning told the weekly Cabinet meeting that Hamas, apparently, has not internalized Israel's message. "If they do not stop...
The Interior Minister is opposed to lowering the threshold, fearing that this would let his rival, Eli Yishai, enter the Knesset.
MK Bezalel Smotrich (Habayit Hayehudi) on Monday sent an angry letter to Prime Minister Netanyahu and Justice Minister Shaked, protesting the decision to discriminate...
The party list features names from a variety of sides inside Israeli society.
Netanyahu told the three Haredi coalition leaders at the meeting, who insist they oppose the draft law in its present form: "I do not want new elections, but I'm not afraid of elections, and if there are elections, I'll do fine."
The clash over the bill is reaching the point where the gloves would be pulled off and the political fisticuffs could start.
“We'll do everything to prevent the legislative progress of this stupid and terrible law.," Tibi said.
Up to the last minute, it wasn't clear the bill had a chance of passing in the Knesset.
Last summer, the High Court of Justice revoked an earlier version of the draft law which granted yeshiva students an exemption from military service through 2023.
Lowering the threshold would thus could give the rightwing block as many as 70 seats in the next Knesset—it now hovers around 65, and clip one or two Arab seats that would travel back to the Zionist leftwing parties.
"It has gone through chuppas, bris millahs, public conferences and various other events, during which people who needed medicine, spouses, blessings and salvation sat on it."
Shas MK Yigal Guetta on Wednesday announced his resignation from the Knesset, in the wake of harsh rebuke he received from Sephardi rabbis, including...
Last March the Knesset passed the amendment to the Citizenship Law, which permits government to revoke a citizenship in absentia.
The Chief Rabbi was very critical of the fact that the terrorist attacker had not been eliminated at the scene of the crime.
One major event could sweep any of the four center-field players into or away from leading or becoming a major partner in a ruling coalition. The battle will be joined at the center, while the right and the left will see only minute changes.
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."
Prime Minister Netanyahu suggested that 'the activism of the American Jewry does not always help.'
At the end of last year, Yaffa Deri's Mifalot Simcha applied for assistance to the tune of $160,000 from the Interior Ministry which is headed by Aryeh Deri.
University President Carmi rejected the accusation that the University was trying to silence a member of its Board of Governors.
Rabbi Avraham Yosef was convicted of violating the public trust for allegedly using his position as chief rabbi of Holon to further the interests of a family-run kosher certification organization.
Orthodox parties are working on new legislation to protect the Sabbath in Israel.