Blame game after nine students die in flash flood

Education Ministry and Defense Ministry blame each other for the tragic drowning of nine high school students.Tzvi Lev, Yesterday, 10:36 PM

Floods cause Jerusalem security fence to collapse

Flash floods destroy parts of security fence protecting Jerusalem after floods kill 9 students in Negev.Gary Willig, Yesterday, 10:32 PM

Jerusalem-Tel Aviv train opening delayed until 2019

Reports say long-delayed Jerusalem-Tel Aviv railway line suffering from severe delays, will not open in October as planned.Tzvi Lev, Yesterday, 9:05 PM

Chilling prediction: 'We're all going to die'

Text messages sent by students who took part in fateful hike Thursday reveal predictions of disaster. 'I'm serious, we're going to die'.David Rosenberg, Yesterday, 8:48 PM

'They went hiking despite our warnings'

Police Spokesperson says tragic drownings could have been prevented that they heeded police instructions not to hike in the area.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 8:29 PM

Bus flips over near scene of flash flood that killed 9

Hours after flash flood hit group of student hikers, killing 9, bus knocked over in southern Israel by flood waters.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 8:12 PM

Student injured in Tel Aviv University lab explosion

Student hurt when chemicals explode while in his hands during experiment at university laboratory,Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 6:51 PM

Ambassador Friedman sees economic growth in Nazareth

US Ambassador to Israel visits Nazareth, says economic development key to improving Jewish-Arab relations.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 6:42 PM

PM: Flash flood 'a terrible tragedy'

Netanyahu says country is 'praying for better news' after flash flood hits group of teenage hikers in southern Israel.David Rosenberg, Yesterday, 6:36 PM

Number of infiltrators self-deporting plummets

Just 668 infiltrators living illegally in Israel took advantage of deal to leave country voluntarily in exchange for $3,500 in cash.David Rosenberg, Yesterday, 6:05 PM

Miri Regev says she 'erred' in condemning Gush Katif residents

Culture Minister says she regrets attacking residents of Gush Katif as 'barbaric and criminal' during Gaza disengagement.Tzvi Lev, Yesterday, 5:54 PM

'A female for Knesset rabbi? Utter madness'

Outrage after Knesset tweaks rules in order to allow women to apply for position of Knesset rabbi.Tzvi Lev, Yesterday, 5:15 PM

'They told us we could never have a child'

Woman suffering from ovarian failure discovered pregnancy 6 days before hysterectomy, gives birth to a healthy son.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 3:58 PM

Mother charged with murder over baby's drowning in hot tub

According to indictment, mother let her baby son drown in hot tub, preventing entry of other family members into room at Ashdod hotel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 3:01 PM

Life plus 18 years for 'Motobank II'

Gabi Korsonsky, 'Motobank II', convicted of 14 robberies, most serious of which in Beer Yaakov where security guard murdered.Mordechai Sones, Yesterday, 1:38 PM

Baby in critical condition after choking on game part

Central Israel: Baby rushed in critical condition to hospital in Petah Tikva, where her pulse returns.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 1:37 PM

New video game sends shock waves throughout the internet

Zionist group Im Tirtzu releases video game portraying how left-wing NGOs harass IDF soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 11:04 AM

The Knesset Rebbetzin?

Following Reform pressure, Knesset Legal Advisor opens tender for position of Knesset Rabbi, also to women 'who meet criteria'.Mordechai Sones, Yesterday, 10:07 AM

At the end of April: Flooding, rain, and thunderstorms

Israel braces for flooding and thunderstorms - just before the start of May.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 8:53 AM

Jewish Home MK: Shin Bet is instigating 'price tag' incidents

MK Smotrich asserts that the Shin Bet is seeking to frame 'hilltop youth' to legitimize the torture experienced by Duma murder suspects.Hezki Baruch, Yesterday, 8:41 AM

Poll: Likud receives 34 seats, Yesh Atid receives 20

New poll shows Likud leading Yesh Atid by a large margin, Zionist Union dropping to single digits.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 7:57 AM

State Dep't won't say if it views Judea, Samaria as 'occupied'

State Department won't say if it views Judea, Samaria, Golan or Gaza as “occupied territory” after removing term from human rights report.Ben Ariel, Yesterday, 6:16 AM

German composer's anti-Semitic letter sold for $42,000

Anti-Semitic letter written by German composer Richard Wagner sold at auction house in Israel.Ben Ariel, Yesterday, 4:13 AM

BDS' latest target: Israeli banks

BDS working to convince financial advisors to divest from Israeli financial institutions. Bank Leumi, Hapoalim already taking a hit.Tal Polon, Yesterday, 12:14 AM

Netanyahu thanks Czech President

PM Netanyahu welcomes announcement that Czech Republic will relocate its embassy to Jerusalem, hopes decision will be implemented quickly.Elad Benari, Wednesday, 11:28 PM

Civil Administration set for demolitions in 'Mevo'ot Yericho'

Knesset Land of Israel lobby turns to cabinet ministers, calling on them to stop demolitions tomorrow in Jordan Valley community.Hezki Baruch, Wednesday, 7:35 PM

Southern Israel: One killed, dozens injured in flood

Following stormy weather, Bedouin youth carried away by stream and killed. Dozens of students on hike suffer mild hypothermia.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 6:18 PM

Hail and floods in the Negev

Inclement weather strikes most of country. Severe flooding causes road, highway closures.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 4:48 PM

'A special figure who walked among us'

Minister Bennett: Rabbi Hadari brought up countless students who will continue his unique path connecting the Torah, nation, land of Israel.Hezki Baruch, Wednesday, 3:56 PM

Visitors from Holland and Canada visit Samaria

'With every group that comes to support the local producers, we defeat the boycott even more.'Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 3:19 PM

Law enforcement and viral videos - a dangerous combination

Regavim calls for systematic, decisive law enforcement in the Negev – with no regard for popularity ratings of viral video clips.Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 1:28 PM

Major donation rescinded upon discovery of Arab beneficiary

Swiss Jews donating millions of shekels to promote young doctors threaten to withhold donation upon discovering Arab among recipients.Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 11:11 AM

Man found dead at Bnei Brak construction site

Construction workers find man unconscious, unresponsive, at construction site.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 9:56 AM

'Detention facilities for illegal infiltrators to reopen'

PM Netanyahu, Minister Deri to push for the Overrule Clause following failure to deport infiltrators to third country.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 8:04 PM

'Jewish Home will divide us'

Kulanu MK slams Jewish Home party for pushing for passage of Overrule Clause to bypass Supreme Court.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 7:19 PM

Supreme Court prohibits even holding cell phone while driving

Court rules that, while driving, 'it is forbidden to hold or use a telephone without a hands-free device.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:41 PM

Expulsion orders against illegal infiltrators revoked

All involuntary deportation plans and orders against illegal infiltrators cancelled. No plans to deport infiltrators to third country.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:14 PM

Shaked rebukes Natalie Portman

Justice Minister visits Tanzanian hospital whose doctors were trained in Israel, tells actress who refused Genesis prize that is Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 5:49 PM

Tragedy in the North: Toddler dies after being forgotten in car

Two-year-old boy forgotten in car in haredi town near Haifa dies.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 2:15 PM

New campaign takes aim at New Israel Fund

Billboard campaign launched by the Zionist organization Im Tirtzu calls on Israeli government to end all cooperation with NIF.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 1:53 PM

Man killed in train accident in northern Israel

One man hit and killed by train near Haifa, forcing partial closure of rail line.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 1:07 PM

Soldier's mistake led to emergency call-up of 5,000 reservists

IDF investigation finds that soldier accidentally pressed button activating emergency call-up of 5,000 reservists on Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 12:44 PM

Abu Khder family sues son's killers for millions

Family of Arab youth demands millions of shekels in compensation from those convicted of his murder.Orli Harari, Tuesday, 11:02 AM

Jewish Home issues ultimatum

Education Minister warns PM his party will drop support for coalition in Knesset if Override Clause limiting Supreme Court not advanced.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 10:29 AM

The secret entrance to Jerusalem

Dr. Hagi Ben Artzi visits Burma Road, which used to be the secret way to the city of Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 4:13 AM

Twitter suspends Jewish Home MK's account

MK Bezalel Smotrich's Twitter account suspended after he wrote that Arab teen Ahed Tamimi should have been shot in the kneecap.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 1:08 AM

Principal shocked: boys and girls think differently

A Tel Aviv elementary school principal discovered that first grade girls see themselves as "diligent" while boys see themselves as "smart".Gil Ronen, Tuesday, 12:42 AM

Police rescue woman in labor from traffic jam

Traffic enforcement officers encounter car carrying woman in labor, order driver to drive along shoulder and accompany to hospital.Mordechai Sones, Tuesday, 12:13 AM

Likud maintains lead despite weakening

According to News 2 survey, Yesh Atid polls at 20 seats and Zionist Union 14. Orly Levy Abekasis wins 8 seats in poll.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 11:42 PM

'Threats and intimidation against Bnei Akiva'

National Union attacks Secular Forum demand for investigation following Bnei Akiva call to purchase only from Sabbath-observing businesses.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 10:58 PM

World's largest bicycle marathon comes to Jerusalem

GFNY to hold marathon through Israel's capital this week, offering chance to race near 'history’s most iconic landmarks.'Eliran Baruch, Monday, 9:17 PM

'More religious police, less violence'

Nachi Eyal, founder of 'Believers in the Police' program, talks about rise in number of religious recruits and positive results.Benny Toker, Monday, 9:02 PM

The government's solution to Negev lawlessness

Gilad Erdan introduces bill to raise punishment for firing illegal weapons to 5 years in prison after video shows Bedouin firing out of car.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 8:29 PM

Netanyahu agrees to Chief Justice's demands

Chief Justice Esther Hayut conditions meeting to discuss Overrule Clause with delay in passing of the law to override the Supreme Court.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 7:41 PM

Rabbinical Courts to strike tomorrow

Employees of Rabbinical Courts to stage partial strike for first time in Israel's history.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 7:00 PM

Laying the cornerstone for ZAKA's new headquarters

Search and rescue organization which operates worldwide lays cornerstone its new World Headquarters in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 5:53 PM

Number of Arab high school graduates rises

Government plan boosted numbers of Arab high school graduates, college students, minister says. The next step: More hi-tech jobs for Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 5:14 PM