'Judicial activism will become a rare event'

Former District Judge to Arutz Sheva about new High Court appointments: 'They won't oppose judicial activism, but will use it sparingly.'Benny Toker, Yesterday, 1:56 PM

Suspect used young son to help carry out thefts

Man caught using 9-year-old son to help commit robberies.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 12:13 PM

'New Supreme Court Judge biased against men'

Head of Family Research Institute says new Justice has history of punishing divorced men who want to be involved in raising their children.Gil Ronen, Yesterday, 10:23 AM

Likud Minister: Don't get too excited about Court appointments

'To think that the appointments will drastically change the face of the Supreme Court is not realistic.'Hezki Baruch, Yesterday, 9:11 AM

PM to Ministers: No leaks about Trump talk

New report finds that Netanyahu took extra steps to prevent leaks related to his talks with Trump over Judea and Samaria policy.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 8:08 AM

Texas firm launching development of Israel's massive gas field

Noble Energy will begin developing Israel’s offshore Leviathan gas field.JTA, Yesterday, 6:00 AM

Tel Aviv and Jerusalem marathons revel in 'healthy competition'

Tel Aviv to stage its annual marathon on Friday. Jerusalem will follow three weeks later.Hillel Kuttler, Yesterday, 3:54 AM

Israel cancels plan to take in 100 Syrian refugees

Amid global debate over ability of Western countries to assimilate refugees from Mideast war-zones, Israel nixes plans to admit 100 Syrians.David Rosenberg, Thursday, 9:59 PM

First ever primaries with overseas voters

New political party founded by Moshe Feiglin to allow Jews who are not Israeli citizens to vote for Knesset list in party primaries.Benny Toker, Thursday, 9:51 PM

Rabbi Metzger: I'm stunned by the court's decision

Former Chief Rabbi says court's decision to extend his sentence 'shocking'. 'I signed a plea bargain agreement.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 9:28 PM

Will failure to resettle Amona residents cause coalition crisis?

National Union party leadership calls on its MKs to force government to fulfill promise to Amona residents or renounce coalition.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 8:59 PM

Affirmative action for haredi judges?

Justice Minister declares requirements for judicial candidates to be eased for haredim.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 8:33 PM

'Stop treating Jews in Yesha as second class citizens'

Former Yesha Council member praises appointment of new judges for Supreme Court, calls for end of references to 'occupied territories.'Benny Toker, Thursday, 8:20 PM

Police recommend indictment of former Netanyahu Chief of Staff

Authorities say evidence sufficient to indict Ari Harow, former Netanyahu Chief of Staff, on corruption charges.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 7:03 PM

13-year old attacks female soldier, attemps to steal rifle

Teenager physically assaults female soldier while her back is turned, attempts to steal assault rifle.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 6:18 PM

Rabbi of Ramat Hasharon passes away

Rabbi Yaakov Edelstein passes away at age 92 a week after being checked into the hospital in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 5:13 PM

Arab school in Jerusalem closed for incitement

Elementary school affiliated with Hamas closed over incitement in curriculum: 'Our sovereignty in Jerusalem begins.'Gary Willig, Thursday, 4:44 PM

The letter Sara Netanyahu received

Netanyahu and First Lady visit 'Moriah' Jewish school in Sydney with Australian Prime Minister.Hezki Baruch / Nitzan Kedar, Thursday, 3:45 PM

Community Center Director resigns over remarks against haredim

Director Yehiel Levy resigns following publication of recordings which reveal policy of activities to 'strangle' haredim.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 3:00 PM

Rabbi Metzger sentenced to 4.5 years in prison

The court rejected the plea bargain agreed upon by the sides and gave a stricter punishment to the former Chief Rabbi for receiving bribes.Shlomo Pyotrokovsky, Thursday, 2:49 PM

Former Likud MK forms new party

Moshe Feiglin, former Likud MK who headed its Manhigut Yehudit faction, announces new Zehut party., Thursday, 2:39 PM

Watch: IDF tests "Iron dome" systems

The Iron Dome anti-rocket protective system has been at the helm of defense since wars with Gaza began., Thursday, 2:31 PM

Circulating the web: Arab woman recounts Hevron massacre

A 92-year-old woman calls for the destruction of the Jewish people as in the 1929 Hevron massacre., Thursday, 2:22 PM

'The judges work with complete autonomy'

Chief Justice Naor sends a message to judges across Israel, blessing the appointment of 4 new justices to the Supreme Court.Shlomo Pyotrokovsky, Thursday, 1:52 PM

Founder of Skype supports congregational rabbi training

Businessman Kevin Bermeister, founder of Skype, supports training community rabbis to lead consolidation of Jewish and Israeli law.Shimon Cohen, Thursday, 1:39 PM

'Israel's Rush Limbaugh' remembered

The 27th of the Hebrew month Shevat marks the anniversary of the passing of Adir Zik, may his memory be a blessing.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 12:04 PM

Shaked: Next project - haredi judge

After three conservative judges appointed to High Court, Justice Minister clarifies next undertaking: to appoint haredi Supreme Court judgeChaim Lev, Thursday, 11:25 AM

MK Smotrich: I can explain Regulation Law because I wrote it

MK Smotrich submits 'urgent request' to High Court calling for a correct interpretation of the Regulation Law to save the 9 Ofra homes.Ido ben Porat, Thursday, 9:57 AM

Poll: Most Jewish Israelis believe Azariya should be pardoned

A new poll indicates that 63% of Jewish Israelis are in favor of a presidential pardon for soldier Elor Azariya.Tal Polon, Thursday, 8:42 AM

We will never forget: The Merkaz Harav Massacre

Memorial on Thursday for the 8 young Torah scholars brutally murdered nine years ago. Watch the video that tells the story.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 12:24 AM

'New supreme court justices positive step, but not a revolution'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir welcomed the changes in the Supreme Court, but said it was too soon to claim victory.Yoel Domb, Wednesday, 10:46 PM

Bennett: Shaked has achieved the unbelievable

Jewish Home leader Naftali Bennett responded Wednesday to the appointment of four new judges to the Supreme Court.Uzi Baruch, Wednesday, 10:20 PM

Four new judges appointed to Supreme Court

The Judicial Selection Committee appointed four new judges to the Supreme Court Wednesday.Uzi Baruch, Wednesday, 9:43 PM

Understanding the "anti-V15" legislation

New law would limit NGOs’ abilities to influence elections. ILTV reports.ILTV, Wednesday, 8:26 PM

‘Smart’ bacteria remodel their genes to infect our intestines

Hebrew University researchers describe how infectious bacteria sense they’re attached to intestinal cells and remodel gene expression.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 7:28 PM

'We've got a lot to learn from Israel'

Australian entrepreneurs explore business potential in Israel., Wednesday, 5:41 PM

Tibi demands PM apologize for Umm Al-Hiran incident

Ahmed Tibi(Joint Arab List) demands Netanyahu apologize for death of Bedouin after media report that Umm al-Hiran event was not terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 5:18 PM

Transportation Minister: We want 70 routes at new airport

Transportation Ministry begins looking for flights connecting new southern airport to Europe and Far East.Reut Hadar, Wednesday, 3:03 PM

Israeli ministry orders Haifa ammonia tank shutdown

Environmental Protection Ministry refuses to renew ammonia license, bans Haifa chemicals from refilling container.AFP, Wednesday, 2:58 PM

Deputy Foreign Minister: Pardon Elor Azariya

Tzipi Hotovely tells President Rivlin to pardon convicted IDF soldier, says his case is unique and public supports pardon.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 2:38 PM

IDF Chief of Staff: Politicians lied

Gadi Eizenkot blasts criticism by MKs: 'Politicians are looking for votes; let the army court system do its job.'Hezki Baruch, Wednesday, 1:19 PM

Knesset takes closer look at staffers' skirts

Knesset committee keeps dress code, makes punishment for offenses more gradual.AFP, Wednesday, 1:16 PM

Circling the web: IDF soldiers give a tour of Hevron

In recent years terrorist attacks have spiked in Hevron due to incitement, watch what IDF soldiers do to counter these terror attacks., Wednesday, 1:10 PM

Jewish man indicted for attempted firebombing of Arab workers

Israeli man from Rehovot allegedly hurled stones at Arab workers, attempted firebombing.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 12:44 PM

Rami the rhinoceros joins his herd in the field

One month-old baby rhinoceros and his mother Rihanna join the rest of their herd on the safari.Reut Hadar, Wednesday, 12:14 PM

Efrat teens collect supplies for Syrian babies

Efrat residents donate supplies for Syrian babies, teens collect, sort donations.Ido Ben Porat, Wednesday, 11:09 AM

Disabled passengers trapped inside burning car

United Hatzalah team rescues disabled passengers from vehicle on Jerusalem-Tel Aviv highwayDavid Rosenberg, Wednesday, 10:46 AM

President to Har Hevron artists: Art is a godsend

Artists from Har Hevron participate in special exhibition in President Rivlin's Residence.Eliran Aharon, Wednesday, 9:17 AM

One dead in accident in northern Israel

One person killed and seven injured in accident on Highway 79 between Nazareth and Ilut.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 12:03 AM

Watch: Netanyahu lands in Australia

Netanyahu to attend economic conference and meet local Jewish leaders during Australia visit.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 11:30 PM

Crane operators to strike Thursday

Crane operators will cease all activity Thursday to protest lack of employment benefits and rights and the safety hazards in their work.Orli Harari, Tuesday, 10:44 PM

'Amona residents forsaken'

Former Amona resident Tamar Nizri afraid of future facing residents, 'We expect PM to fulfill promise, but confidence shaken.'Benny Toker, Tuesday, 8:37 PM

Yaalon: 'My Azariya remarks were intended to prevent flare-up'

Former DM rejects Azariya judge claim that his statements prior to investigation wrap-up were improper.Shlomo Pietrekovski, Tuesday, 7:47 PM

Will MK be investigated for forging PM resignation?

Cabinet Secretary calls for investigation of Zionist Union MK for posting fake resignation letter with PM's signature.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 7:21 PM

Military Court slams Yaalon for rushing to condemn Azariya

Military court criticizes army figures who jumped to judgement before end of investigation, says it caused harm.Hillel Fendel, Tuesday, 6:24 PM

Shas MK calls for Community Center Director's ouster

MK Malkieli calls to dismiss Yehiel Levy, describes his war against haredim in Jerusalem's Kiryat Yovel neighborhood.Hezki Baruch, Tuesday, 6:18 PM

'We cannot look at ourselves in the mirror'

MK Oren Hazan pledges to work to free Elor Azariya, calls sentence of 18 months in prison 'sad' and a disgrace.Yoni Kempinski, Tuesday, 4:57 PM