Rabbi Peretz: The goal - 12 seats

Jewish Home's central cmte decides list for coming elections will be identical to last election's list. 'We won't be divided again.'Hezki Baruch, Yesterday, 8:48 PM

Will the indictment be canceled?

Officials say if new evidence pointing to suspect's involvement in rape of 7 year old is not found, police are likely to retract indictment.Ido Ben Porat, Yesterday, 8:23 PM

6 Israeli universities among the top 1,000

Hebrew University named best university in Israel, 162nd worldwide, in QS World University Rankings for 2020.Marcy Oster/JTA, Yesterday, 7:57 PM

Rabbi Peretz, Smotrich, promise to maintain status quo

Incoming ministers of education and transportation sign letter promising not to make changes to their ministries before upcoming elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 7:26 PM

Suspect in rape of 7 year old 'burst into tears' in court

Lawyer says suspect burst into tears and asked police, 'Why do you want further investigations? What have you been doing all this time?'Ido Ben Porat, Yesterday, 6:50 PM

80% of Israeli teachers say they're underpaid

Most Israeli teachers believe schools are understaffed, more needs to be invested in special needs and disadvantaged students.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 6:17 PM

'Girl underwent something, no connection to the suspect'

Attorney defending suspected rapist claims his client is 'not connected' to rape of 7-year-old girl, was a teacher until nine years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 3:10 PM

First female Druze MDA Medi-cycle paramedic

23-year-old Golan Heights resident is first Druze woman ever to serve as medi-cycle paramedic with MDA first response organization.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 2:40 PM

From the army of Judah - to the IDF

Watchtower used to transmit messages dating from time of King Hezekiah uncovered, excavations by IDF soldiers in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 1:57 PM

Rabbi Peretz: Let's unite, everyone will have to compromise

United Right leader says right-wing bloc will have 70 seats if no votes are lost.103FM, Yesterday, 1:27 PM

Netanyahu: I say to Israel's enemies - don't test us

'The IDF has massive destructive power,' Prime Minister Netanyahu says during tour of base in northern Israel.Nitsan Keidar, Yesterday, 11:24 AM

Labor's Amir Peretz eyes alliances to take right-wing seats

Ex-Defense Minister vows to create Labor into ideological alternative to Israeli Right, plans alliances to attract right-wing voters.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 11:03 AM

Will Ayelet Shaked lead the United Right in next election?

Jewish Home central committee set to approve retaining Knesset slate from last election - then launch into talks for right-wing alliance.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 8:42 AM

'If there are difficulties, there are private tutors'

New Education Minister hopes to reduce the number of tests and homework.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 5:01 AM

Likud MK: Stop Palestinian takeover of Area C

MK Ariel Kallner visits Judea and Samaria with Regavim movement, calls for emergency plan to stop PA takeover of Area C.Hezki Baruch, Yesterday, 3:06 AM

Famous NFL star visits most famous biblical heritage site

American NFL star Deshaun Watson visited the most famous biblical heritage site – the Tabernacle - at Ancient Shiloh in the Binyamin region.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 11:24 PM

'Anyone involved in rape investigation needs to go home'

Likud MK Shlomo Karai slams conduct of investigation into rape of girl, says perpetrator could walk free due to 'negligent' conduct.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 10:56 PM

Likud's Liberman strategy: Ignore him

Likud decides not to attack Yisrael Beyteinu Chairman to reduce religion and state preoccupation, and facilitate post-election cooperation.Mordechai Sones, Tuesday, 10:28 PM

Guiding parents on how to protect children

Following brutal rape, Jewish Community Watch talks about preparing parents in religious community for summer and dangers awaiting children.Nitzan Kedar, Tuesday, 9:05 PM

Additional investigations ordered in rape case

Order follows consultation between police, Military Advocate General and State Attorney, after Arab janitor indicted for rape of 7 year old.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 9:02 PM

Netanyahu: We are all obligated to prevent a civil war

PM, President speak at memorial for victims of the sinking of the Altalena.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:54 PM

Bennett presents New Right's plan for draft law

New Right chairman presents plan to lower age of exemption for haredim to encourage them to work, increase compensation for soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:41 PM

Child named for Hadassah hospital celebrates with hospital staff

Hadassah-Esther celebrates her first birthday with the midwife who helped deliver her at the hospital she is named for.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 4:30 PM

'37 years of pain and loss'

President Rivlin speaks at memorial ceremony for fallen soldiers of First Lebanon War. 'A war of no choice, for the peace of the Galilee.'Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 4:29 PM

Sara Netanyahu thanks 'amazing nation' for love and support

Sara Netanyahu thanks public for outpouring of support and love in light of media's lies.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 4:01 PM

Is cheating wife entitled to half of her husband's home?

Supreme Court grants additional hearing after women's groups protest ruling denying unfaithful wife half of husband's previously-owned home.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, Tuesday, 2:58 PM

A third of young adults live with their parents

New survey shows 32% of young adults live with their parents, 79% of them are employed. Also: Most divorces happen after 10 or more years.Chana Roberts, Tuesday, 2:23 PM

Labor MK: Netanyahu government is afraid of terrorists

MK Stav Shafir criticizes right-wing politicians for demanding death penalty for PA Arab rapist, but fails to offer viable alternatives.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 1:48 PM

US pushed to delay Khan al-Ahmar demolition

MK Yoav Kisch says delaying demolition of illegal Bedouin settlement sends 'problematic' message.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 1:17 PM

Suspected rapist's attorney: This is just like Dreyfus affair

'People are going to be shocked by developments in this case,' says attorney of Arab worker accused of raping 7-year-old Israeli girl.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 12:27 PM

Rafi Peretz insists on leading United Right list

Jewish Home chairman Rafi Peretz backs alliance with other right-wing parties - but insists he must lead the ticket.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 11:42 AM

Light rains expected in northern Israel

Temperatures remain steady as Israel's north prepares for rainfall.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 11:01 AM

Israel blocks access to 1,700 pedophile sites

Acting on information from Interpol, Israel's Justice Ministry orders internet service providers to block access to pedophilia sites.AFP, Tuesday, 9:55 AM

Liam woke up and said, 'Mommy'

Boy injured by falling bookshelf suffered head injuries, eye injury, and may suffer hearing difficulties as well.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 9:14 AM

'Mother of 7-year-old rape victim on verge of total collapse'

46-year-old Mahmoud Katusa used local family's home to carry out rape. Accomplices likely still working in haredi city where rape occurred.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 8:48 AM

Who’s running the show in Israel between elections?

A guide to understanding what Israel's caretaker government can and cannot do during the nearly year-long period without a full gov't.Marcy Oster, JTA, Tuesday, 7:25 AM

Rabbi Peretz: Hamas must not receive any rewards

New Education Minister says he will stress the need to take action against Hamas in Gaza.Elad Benari, Tuesday, 4:05 AM

Report: Minister Ohana asked for a more expensive car

New minister reportedly twice asked to replace his car with one that is used by ministers - a Toyota Land Cruiser jeep.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 3:03 AM

Rabbi Tau vs. Education Ministry: 'Go do civil disobedience'

Har HaMor Yeshiva head accuses hostile elements of commandeering education system, 'Take to streets, demonstrate, do civil disobedience.'Mordechai Sones, Monday, 10:38 PM

Accosted woman takes matter into her own hands, teaching lesson

Sometimes an insult alone may be grievous enough to deserve swift retribution in the form of corporeal punishment. Opinion.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 10:22 PM

Activists demonstrate at entrance to Deir Qaddis

Dozens of Lehava activists demonstrate, block entrance to village from which Arab who raped seven-year-old girl with his friends originated.Eliran Aharon, Monday, 9:15 PM

MK: 'I expressed harsh and inappropriate words'

MK Yogev, in first interview since Bennett remarks, said he'd prefer unity government over Right but basic guidelines should be national.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 7:57 PM

'Judea and Samaria arson carried out by terrorists'

Yesha Council Chair demands government deal with Judea/Samaria fires with determination; 'Who burns Land of Israel cannot demand rights.'Mordechai Sones, Monday, 7:14 PM

Advertise on Arutz Sheva – reach hundreds of thousands worldwide

With more than a million readers, Arutz Sheva is one of the leading Jewish news websites in world, the perfect choice for your ad campaign.Arutz Sheva, Monday, 6:51 PM

'Shocking rape shakes everyone's heart'

Prime Minister's first response to girl's rape: 'Courts must exhaust severity of law with everyone responsible for this terrible act.'Mordechai Sones, Monday, 6:21 PM

Netanyahu appoints Peretz and Smotrich ministers

Netanyahu informs Peretz and Smotrich he is entrusting them with Education and Transportation Ministries, cabinet membership and observer.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 5:34 PM

Balance between authorities is foundation of democracy

Pres. Rivlin: Justice system one of the pillars Israel rests on. PM Netanyahu: Balance between authorities is a foundation of democracy.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 5:14 PM

Where are the women's organizations?

MK Idit Silman condemns women's organizations for remaining silent after a Palestinian Authority Arab 'rips a little girl to pieces.'Hezki Baruch, Chana Roberts, Monday, 4:02 PM

Arabs set fire next to Yitzhar in Samaria

Palestinian Authority Arabs ignite fire near Yitzhar, authorities evacuate Jewish residents.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 2:58 PM

Watch: Burglar injured during break-in - then ID'd from blood

Burglar who broke into apartment in central Israel identified via blood sample left after he was injured fleeing scene of the crime.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 2:38 PM

They rushed to make a flight - and lost $5000

Tourists rush to airport, forget bag with cash, passports, and valuables on train.Orly Harari, Monday, 2:21 PM

Evacuation of illegal Bedouin settlement - only after elections?

Government requests 6-month extension for court-ordered demolition of illegal Bedouin settlement east of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 1:56 PM

Police uncover network smuggling Georgians into Israel

Network, including airport workers, helped Georgian citizens avoid passport control, border security, at Ben Gurion Airport.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 1:43 PM

'Rapist who abducted child should be given the death penalty'

United Right leaders outraged over revelation that Arabs who aided in rape of 7-year-old girl remain free. 'They shouldn't even exist.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 12:41 PM

Liberman vs right-wing media

Yisrael Beytenu chair slams media outlets, including Arutz Sheva, which 'claim to represent' Israel's Right.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 12:29 PM

'Not thrilled to be appointed minister in lame-duck government'

PM invites Bezalel Smotrich, Rafi Peretz to meeting Monday, expected to appoint them to Transportation, Education ministries.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 11:37 AM

'Bennett is Israel's next leader'

Dr. Hagai Ben-Artzi calls on public to ensure Naftali Bennett, Ayelet Shaked, return to politics. 'Don't give up, find the partnerships.'Yehonatan Gottlieb, Monday, 10:53 AM