The new government will be much smaller than the last one.
Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu blames MK Aryeh Deri for sawing mistrust among the Orthodox parties.
"I call on all my colleagues, the Knesset Members, to join me and to leave the Knesset plenum deserted during the speech."
The attorney general returns to Netanyahu a piece of the coalition puzzle and approves a deal reserving the Foreign Ministry post for Lieberman. Lapid will have to settle for something else, at least for now.
JERUSALEM – Faced with the grim prospect of President Obama canceling his March 20 visit to Israel due to government instability, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is racing to meet a March 16 extended deadline granted by President Shimon Peres to cobble together a stable coalition government.
The Hareidi party, UTJ, proposed a bill in the Knesset calling for new elections to be held within 90 days.The bill, drafted by MK...
Netanyahu’s ground gets shakier every day. He promised to hold the Foreign Ministry for Lieberman during criminal proceedings. The Attorney General now orders a probe of the legality of the deal.
Two Knesset Members from the last Knesset’s Labor party were involved in vote-buying in the party’s 2012 primaries, according to Yediot Acharonot. Labor leader...
Jerusalem police sources said that MK Feiglin asked to enter one of the mosques that are closed to Jewish visitors.
Some 400 truckloads of goods are expected to arrive this morning at the crossing.
Michael Ben-Ari has provided great copy for the media since he was a National Union MK. His new party to counter the “leftist” Jewish Home lost out. Now he knows what Israel needs – another party.
No coalition? No ticket on Air Force One. Israel television says that if Netanyahu cannot form a government by the final March 16 deadline, Obama will tear up his March 20 ticket.
Someone when to great lengths to forge a letter to try to force out Gideon Sa'ar.
Likud and Jewish Home circles say they've reached an understanding Haredi recruitment at age 21, Shas will not get Interior and Housing Portfolios.
44% said they prefer their party to compromise on principles to join Netanyahu's coalition.
Jewish Home has begun to promote principles previously associated almost exclusively with Yair Lapid's agenda.
Mofaz asked for the Defense Ministry during coalition talks.
Netanyahu wheels and deals, Livni sacrifices herself on the altar of a Cabinet post, Shas plays cute and the public is fed up. A new poll shows that if elections were held today, Lapid would win.
Talks on a new government coalition have turned into spin after spin and bluff after bluff, with “everyone on first” and no one at...
Who's to blame for there being no religious bloc in the negotiations with the Likud?
Shas and UTJ claim that they're joining the coalition. The question now is, who will be the last party to join?
It only took a month, but Likud-Beteinu finally managed to close a deal with its first coalition partner, Tzipi Livni's HaTnua party.Livni will reportedly...
Future (Yesh Atid) party chairman Yair Lapid, who recently said he will be Prime Minister one day, has assured Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu he...
Nasty threats, mistreatment, rumors, and a general lack of trust define this government's coalition building attempts.
MK Gal'on: Liberman should be reminded that we are not in Putin's parliament…