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Family of Israeli captive block terrorists' visitors

The family of Avra Mengistu blocked visits to terrorists in the Southern Prison. 'We will fight with all our strength to free Avra.'Ido ben Porat, Monday, 1:57 PM

Azariya's defense team: We have generals lined up to testify

Attorney for soldier Elor Azariya blasts politicians for politicizing case. 'They all took advantage of this case'.Yoni Kempinski, Monday, 1:51 PM

Where do you get your news?

Poll that assesses preferred newspapers among readers indicates readers trending towards right-leaning papers.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 1:20 PM

Liberman: Judging Azariya without the facts was a huge mistake

Defense Minister makes veiled criticism of predecessor for 'prejudging' accused soldier Elor Azariya. 'Not up to us to determine his fate'.Yoni Kempinski, Monday, 12:37 PM

'We're taking advantage of the US elections to build'

Sources in the Jerusalem municipality indicate that current political climate in US makes it perfect time to build in Jerusalem.Tal Polon, Monday, 11:59 AM

'The Company Commander is a false witness, plain and simple'

The cross-examination of Hevron soldier that shot a wounded terrorist is currently underway.Yoni Kempinski, Monday, 10:13 AM

Palestinian youth stands with Israel in face of constant threats

'Am Yisrael Chai!'. 17-year-old Palestinian youth unabashed about support for Israel, despite constant threats against him.Tal Polon, Monday, 9:15 AM

Lecturer at Ben Gurion University: The Jews are stealing answers

A lecturer at Ben Gurion U wrote a racist email to his Arab students about the Jewish students... and mistakenly sent it to the Jews, too.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 8:03 AM

Ex-Netanyahu aide Ari Harow off the hook in fraud probe

After a week of house arrest, police release Ari Harow, former chief of staff of Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.JTA, Monday, 6:48 AM

Wreckage from EgyptAir crash again washes up on an Israeli beach

Wreckage from crashed EgyptAir flight 804 found on the beach in Haifa.JTA, Monday, 6:18 AM

'Wonder Woman' trailer starring Israeli actress released

Warner Brothers releases first official trailer for "Wonder Woman," starring Israeli actress Gal Gadot in the title role.JTA, Monday, 5:01 AM

Israel and Cyprus to increase cooperation

Netanyahu meets Cypriot President and the two agree to increase cooperation in the fight against terror and natural gas infrastructures.Nitsan Keidar, Monday, 12:10 AM

Man gets two life sentences for murdering both wives

The court sentenced Shimon Cooper to two life sentences for the murders of both of his wives - one in 1994 and one in 2009.Ido ben Porat, Sunday, 11:00 PM

Number of women enlisting for combat positions increasing

Survey shows 40% increase in preference for combat positions among female draftees July 2016.Uzi Baruch, Sunday, 9:20 PM

Google Commemorates the Leader who Loved the Land of Israel

Exhibition commemorating the life and times of former Prime Minister Yitzchak Shamir launched on Google virtual platform.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:54 PM

Father who left baby in car resolves to prevent future tragedy

The father of 16-month-old baby who died on Friday after being forgotten in a car, resolves that similar incidents won't happen in Israel.Tal Polon, Sunday, 8:34 PM

'The social atmosphere in Israel is combustible'

Reserve IDF General Gershon Hacohen walks back some of his remarks in support of General Buchris, who has been indicted for sex crimes.Eliran Aharon, Sunday, 7:57 PM

'We must eradicate phenomenon of children left in cars'

New measure to obligate kindergartens, day cares, to notify parents when their child is absent aims to prevent children being left in cars.Shai Landesman, Sunday, 6:43 PM

Progress in battle to save Amona

Coalition party heads discuss possibility of delaying demolition of Amona homes until new adjacent residences are available.Ido Ben Porat, Sunday, 4:57 PM

PM: I will not be bought nor deterred from broadcasting reform

In Cabinet meeting, Netanyahu calls for more competition in broadcasting: 'The public will choose what to watch, no one will choose for it.'Shai Landesman, Sunday, 4:45 PM

Reform Movement calls to sanction two leading rabbis

Reform Movement calls to punish Rabbis Yaakov Ariel and David Yosef for 'unfitting' statements against homosexuals, Women of the Wall.Reut Hadar, Sunday, 4:45 PM

Haredi party trumps Labor in latest poll, Yesh Atid ties Likud

Jewish Home, United Torah Judaism surge past Zionist Union, Yesh Atid pulls into statistical dead-heat with Likud.David Rosenberg, Sunday, 2:51 PM

Minister walks out in protest of haredi school curricula vote

Information Minister Ofir Akunis refuses to take part in vote to cancel core studies requirement in haredi schools.Hezki Baruch, Sunday, 1:45 PM

Israeli sports minister won't attend Olympic ceremony

Sports and Culture Minister Miri Regev says due to the fact that schedule would mean violating Shabbat, she won't be attending.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 1:12 PM

Arab Joint List faction condemns Saudi delegation to Israel

Hadash party of Joint List chief Ayman Odeh slams landmark visit as part of Israeli-Saudi plot against Iran.Ari Soffer, Sunday, 12:30 PM

Azariya: I acted to protect the children of Hevron

Soldier accused of manslaughter says he saw terrorist move, was worried possible bomb threatened children's event.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 11:43 AM

Former Saudi general meets Israeli officials in Jerusalem

Anwar Eshki meets foreign ministry Director-General Dore Gold, other Israeli officials, as part of rare visit to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 10:45 AM

Report: Senior officers to testify in defense of Azariya

High-ranking IDF officers will testify in defense of Elor Azariya, soldier who shot and killed wounded terrorist in Hevron, report says.Shai Landesman, Saturday, 11:50 PM

Livni excoriates Netanyahu for impasse with Palestinians

Ex-Minister Tzipi Livni has some harsh words for PM and Defense Minister for lack of diplomatic progress, citing 'missed opportunity'.Uzi Baruch, Saturday, 11:25 PM

6-year-old falls from 3rd story in Ashkelon

A 6-year-old boy fell out of the window at a three story height in Ashkelon; he was evacuated to the hospital in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 9:29 PM

Michael Schlissel released to house arrest

Schlissel, whose brother attacked last year's Pride Parade, claims police couldn't differentiate between arguing, conspiring with brother.Eliran Aharon, Friday, 11:47 AM

Doctors confirm President Rivlin is in excellent condition

President Reuven Ruvlin undergoes routine medical checkup. Doctors say he is in excellent condition, should stay fit and watch food intake.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 10:57 AM

Backlash hits Rabbi Levinstein's supporters

Tel Aviv Municipality member Mickey Gitzin demands prosecution of rabbis who supported Rabbi Levinstein.Benny Tucker, Friday, 10:34 AM

Tibi blasts 'racist' Liberman

MK Ahmed Tibi blasts Defense Minister over his comparison of Army Radio program about Mahmoud Darwish to praising Hitler.Elad Benari, Friday, 6:15 AM

Israeli plastics firm sells most of company in $1.7 billion deal

Israeli plastics firm Keter reportedly sells 80 percent of its stock at a price of $1.7 billion.JTA, Friday, 4:57 AM

'Thought Parade' gathers for solutions

Populated by well-known leaders, the "Thought Parade" group gathered tonight to discuss the appropriate religious attitude to the LGBT.Hezki Baruch, 7/21/2016, 9:34 PM

Anti-Parade Gopstein meets gay Assi Azar

In the midst of the Gay Pride Parade in Jerusalem, gay TV personality Assi Azar met with Parade opponent Bentzi Gopstein.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2016, 9:00 PM

General Buchris: It's a battle for my life and I will win

IDF General Ofek Buchris held a news briefing outside his house after being indicted for rape: "The accusations are baseless."Ido ben Porat, 7/21/2016, 8:21 PM

Watch:'Gay marchers aim to destroy Judaism'

Ex-MK Marzel joined Lehava today in protesting the gay pride parade, explains motives to Arutz Sheva.Rachel Kaplan, 7/21/2016, 7:47 PM

Rabbi Berland's arrest extended

As Rabbi Eliezer Berland's trial begins, Rishon Letzion court rules to extend his arrest.Rachel Kaplan, 7/21/2016, 7:08 PM

"Rabbi Levinstein's remarks are unacceptable"

The Chairman of the Defense Department calls on Rabbi Levinstein to "clarify" his remarks against the LGBT community in coming days.Kobi Finkler, 7/21/2016, 7:03 PM

Paraguayan President to Netanyahu: We had our own Holocaust

President Horacio Cartes becomes first Paraguayan head of state to visit Israel, emphasizes shared values, tragic histories.JTA, 7/21/2016, 5:14 PM

Gay pride stabber's father wants to meet victim's family

Yishai Schlissel's father disavows son's actions, says he felt like 'my own daughter was killed'; Shira Banki's father declines meeting.Rachel Kaplan, 7/21/2016, 5:09 PM

Senior IDF general indicted on rape charges

Brig. Gen. Ofek Buchris faces accusations of rape, sexual harassment from two separate women; he denies all charges.Uzi Baruch, 7/21/2016, 4:46 PM

Bnei Akiva: Stop the attacks and insults

Bnei Akiva leaders signed off on a statement which begs "for an appropriate discourse...between brothers."Rachel Kaplan, 7/21/2016, 4:25 PM

Police officer to be tried for beating nationalist protester

Officer to be brought before tribunal for striking prone teenager at a protest against treatment of Duma arson suspects.Orly Harari, 7/21/2016, 2:53 PM

Police dismiss claims 'Jewish terror' behind latest Duma arson

Latest fire in Duma confirmed as firebombing attack, but carried out by rival clan - raising questions over previous fires.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 7/21/2016, 2:09 PM

'Yaalon is bitter, so he's lashing out'

Deputy Defense Minister Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan responds to ex-Minister Moshe Yaalon's comments denigrating Religious-Zionist leadership.Shai Landesman, 7/21/2016, 2:04 PM

Liberman: Would IDF Radio praise Hitler's work?

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman challenges IDF Radio chief over program on Arab anti-Zionist poet Mahmoud Darwish.Uzi Baruch, 7/21/2016, 1:36 PM

Warehouse owner indicted for harboring Sarona terrorists

Warehouse owner in Bedouin town charged with harboring illegal residents, among them two terrorists who killed 4 in Sarona market.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 7/21/2016, 12:41 PM

Rabbi Amar: PM's support of gay pride parade is an embarassment

Jerusalem Chief Rabbi condemns gay pride parade, calls on Netanyahu to give 'public apology' after voice support for parade.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 7/21/2016, 11:35 AM

Majority oppose gay pride parades in city center

Most Israelis oppose giving gay pride parades use of city centers, but also object to rabbi's labeling of gays as 'deviants'.David Rosenberg, 7/21/2016, 9:25 AM

Police on high alert for Jerusalem pride parade

2,000 policemen to provide security for gay pride parade as part of large-scale effort to prevent any repeat of past violent events.Shai Landesman, 7/21/2016, 9:06 AM

Netanyahu fires back at Bennett

Netanyahu: Those who talk about freedom of the press tried to shut down the Israel Hayom newspaper.Nitsan Keidar, 7/21/2016, 2:10 AM

'Not reporting sexual abuse violates the Torah'

Head of Tzohar criticizes rabbis over failure to report cases of sexual abuse in their communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2016, 10:58 PM

Hundreds of rabbis rally in support of R' Levinstein

Over 300 rabbinical figures voice support for 'unbiased opinion' on matters of Jewish law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2016, 9:46 PM

With immigration surging, French 'mass-aliyah' lands in Israel

Hundreds of French immigrants arrive in largest summer aliyah event from second largest Diaspora community.Yoni Kempinski, 7/20/2016, 9:41 PM