'Prosecutors were thirsty for blood'

Azariya defense attorney Yoram Sheftel pledges to appeal decision.Yoni Kempinski, Tuesday, 3:02 PM

Jerusalem tears down celebration tent for freed terrorist

City clamps down on celebrations for eastern Jerusalem terrorist's release.Uzi Baruch, Tuesday, 2:01 PM

'Privatizing kashrut certification will lead to lower standards'

Supreme Court to rule on petition to allow other bodies besides Rabbinate to grant kashrut certification.Yoel Domb, Tuesday, 1:32 PM

Watch: Azariya sentenced to 18 months in prison

Sgt. Azariya sentenced to 18 months in jail over death of Arab terrorist.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 12:04 PM

1800-year-old Hebrew inscriptions discovered in Galilee village

Limestone column from Roman period engraved with Hebrew inscriptions discovered in Peqi'in during restoration work on ancient synagogue.Yoel Domb, Tuesday, 11:38 AM

Bennett revokes decision of previous Education Minister

Education Minister Naftali Bennett has reversed a decision by his predecessor concerning the number of subjects studied by pupils.Yoel Domb, Tuesday, 11:16 AM

Azariya sentence expected on Tuesday

Sgt. Elor Azariya, convicted of manslaughter in January for shooting of wounded terrorist, to be sentenced on Tuesday.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 10:59 AM

Kashrut certification procedures to be revised?

The committee supervising Kashrut certifications is recommending significant changes in Kashrut regulations.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 10:41 AM

Trump win tied to Jerusalem home demolitions?

Jerusalem official says city given freer hand to enforce law against illegal Arab buildings after election of Donald Trump.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 9:44 AM

IEC will maintain power for indigent Holocaust survivors

The Israel Electric Corporation says it will not cut power for Holocaust survivors and users of lifesaving devices who cannot pay bills.Yoel Domb, Tuesday, 8:50 AM

Attorney General opposes 'Muezzin Law'

Attorney General tells Arab MKs the “Muezzin Law” could cause unnecessary unrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:38 AM

'V15 Law' passes first Knesset reading

Knesset approves first reading of bill preventing improper intervention of entities which are not political parties in the elections.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 11:23 PM

Watch: CRI Chair speaks on building, Friedman, Lapid, halakha

'We have 800,000 people in Yehuda and Shomron, they need to be supported today.  What happens in 10 or 15 years isn't important.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 11:02 PM

Deri acts to revoke Haifa murderer's citizenship

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri acts to cancel citizenship of Muhammad Shinawi who murdered Guy Kafri, wounded Rabbi Yechiel Iluz.Ido Ben-Porat, Monday, 9:44 PM

Amona residents skeptical about PM's commitment to them

Amona residents welcome statements that PM would not renege on promise to establish new town, say they'd had enough disappointments.Ido Ben Porat, Monday, 9:12 PM

'Investigate Judicial Selection Committee leaks'

'Lavi' organization demands investigation into tendentious leaks from Judicial Appointments subcommittee deliberations against Gidon Sapir.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 8:59 PM

Rivlin: Missiles do not discriminate between Jew and Arab

President attends Kafr Qasem road inauguration following explosion of rockets on southern Israel from nearby Sinai.Ido Ben-Porat, Monday, 8:39 PM

Zionist Union MK: Important to maintain settlement blocs

MK Ayelet Nahmias-Verbin (Zionist Union) visits Samarian Barkan industrial zone, denounces boycott against products of Judea, Samaria.Yoni Kempinski, Monday, 8:18 PM

End to commercial discrimination in Judea and Samaria?

Knesset plenum affirms bill preventing commercial discrimination against residents of periphery, Judea, and Samaria.Hezky Baruch, Monday, 7:20 PM

'PM will not renege on Amona commitment'

Officials in Prime Minister's office declare Monday no intention to renege on commitment given to Amona residents.Ido Ben Porat, Monday, 6:21 PM

Supreme Court: Does Regulation Law apply to Ofra houses?

Supreme Court asks the state whether the Regulation Law can be applied to the nine houses in Ofra, which would obviate their demolition.Shlomo Piotrokowski, Monday, 6:05 PM

'Textbook teaches Christian, not Jewish connection to Jerusalem'

The Hotam organization criticizes the Education Ministry for introducing textbook presenting Jerusalem as equally holy to three religions.Yedidia Ben Or, Monday, 5:29 PM

Ramat Hasharon Chief Rabbi hospitalized

Rabbi Yaakov Edelstein hospitalized several times in recent months due to deteriorating health, released home yesterday.Chaim Lev, Monday, 5:14 PM

'Why are Sephardim excluded from Israel Prize?'

Culture Minister Miri Regev objects to absence of Sephardi Israel Prize winners this year.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 5:04 PM

State responds to Supreme Court: PM can serve as Minister

State claims there is no reason PM Netanyahu shouldn't serve as Foreign Minister, and this is accepted practice since state was founded.Shlomo Piotrokowski, Monday, 3:44 PM

'Revoke the salaries of no-show MKs'

Knesset Committee meets to discuss poor meeting attendance and too many interruptions.Hezki Baruch, Monday, 3:37 PM

Ofra residents to court: Seal off our homes, don't destroy them

Residents of neighborhood slated for demolition say Regulation Law could normalize their homes, asks they be sealed, not destroyed.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 2:31 PM

Watch: Family catches antiquity thief in the act

Man filmed searching for relics with metal detector at archaeological site near Modiin.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 1:43 PM

Likud minister: Countries want to know how to deal with terror

Public Security Minister says world understands terror is the same everywhere, that accepting Iran as legitimate is 'immoral.'Chana Roberts, Monday, 1:03 PM

Bennett: My solution is annexation

Israel's Education Minister speaks to Conference of Presidents, says he's 'sure Netanyahu will keep his word.'Eliran Aharon, Monday, 12:12 PM

Justice Minister: We won't cave in to Arab threats

Ayelet Shaked speaks about BDS and her plan for reining in Supreme Court.Eliran Aharon, Monday, 11:39 AM

'We need to separate from the Palestinians inside pre-67 Israel'

'Why should Arabs in Umm Al-Fahm, who identify as Palestinians, continue to be citizens of Israel?', asks Defense Minister Liberman.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 10:26 AM

Health Minister to close Haifa nursing home accused of abuse

Haifa nursing home CEO steps down amid abuse scandal as five staff members arrested, Health Minister vows to close it down entirely.Chana Roberts, Monday, 10:01 AM

Austrian woman found guilty of Holocaust denial

Self-described 'Hitlerine' convicted after accusing Facebook post on Holocaust of 'spreading lies'.JTA, Monday, 9:54 AM

Check out 360° view of Gaza border

Drone camera gives a bird's-eye view of the Gaza border., Monday, 8:43 AM

Fire breaks out in Dimona apartment

Apartment fire injures 21, MDA and firefighters rescue trapped victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 8:41 AM

'We might not be able to keep our promises on Amona'

Netanyahu confidant says Prime Minister knows he may not be able to keep promises to Amona residents, construct new town in Samaria.Nitsan Keidar, Monday, 7:56 AM

Herzog: Netanyahu 'ran away' from peace initative

Opposition chairman: Kerry's peace proposal was historic opportunity but Netanyahu backed off because it would have dismantled Likud.Elad Benari, Monday, 4:15 AM

Barak: The fiasco of Netanyahu is exposed

Former Prime Minister blasts PM Netanyahu over report he rejected peace initiative of John Kerry.Arutz Sheva Staff, Monday, 1:14 AM

Haredi couple wins millions in lottery

Jerusalem couple desperate to pay electric bill turns to lottery - and wins millions.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 10:19 PM

'Jewish terrorist' Jack Teitel's hunger strike enters 2nd week

Teitel, convicted of murdering two Arab men, protests sudden worsening of conditions, says Arab terrorists receive better treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 9:46 PM

Poll: 93% of Israeli Jews oppose intermarriage with Muslims

Poll finds overwhelming majority of Israeli Jews want their children to marry other Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 9:06 PM

10,000 new housing units approved in Bnei Brak

25-year zoning plan submitted adding 10,000 housing units, million-and-a-half square meters for office and commercial areas to city.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 8:11 PM

Watch: Mass brawl breaks out in Ramat Gan park

Police called to Ramat Gan park after gangland fight turns into mass brawl involving dozens.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 7:45 PM

'Golda' begins digging tunnel for Tel Aviv trains

First tunnel boring machine to work on building Tel Aviv light rail named after Israel's first female Prime Minister.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 7:21 PM

Over 1,500 lone IDF soldiers gather for personal errands day

Over 40 representatives from various government departments, NGOs, agencies assist lone soldiers with all bureaucratic requirements.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 6:45 PM

'Investigate Arab MK who called for sedition'

Im Tirtzu calls on Attorney General to investigate Arab MK for sedition and incitement for calling on PA to act against Israel and US.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 5:38 PM

'No one gives land to his enemies'

Likud minister says pressure to create PA terror state 'thing of the past'; 'if PA wanted peace, there would be peace'.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 5:05 PM

Israeli authorities foil ancient Roman coin smuggling attempt

Customs authorities foil attempt to smuggle 53 historical coins dating from Roman period.Ido Ben Porat, Sunday, 3:21 PM

'Hypocrisy of the first order'

Supreme Court to hear Reform petition Tuesday seeking to allow private kashrut certification, end Chief Rabbinate monopoly.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 3:20 PM

Attorney Itamar ben Gvir: Shaked mustn't flinch

Justice Minister expected this week to appoint four new Supreme Court judges; 'Certain candidates would perpetuate Left's hegemony'Orly Harari, Sunday, 1:14 PM

Netanyahu: Israel's economy is growing

Netanyahu says upcoming Australia visit will help Israel's economy continue to grow, slams Israeli public for not honoring elders.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 1:01 PM

Amona residents protest outside government offices

Amona residents hold protest in Jerusalem, ministers promise to push Netanyahu to keep promise to build new town.Hezki Baruch, Sunday, 11:15 AM

Public Security Minister: No reason to limit thousands of Jews

Gilad Erdan says Trump's request to 'hold back a bit' could have meant 2-3 days, no reason not to allow Jews to build.Hezki Baruch, Sunday, 10:59 AM

Fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva

Fire breaks out in Jerusalem yeshiva on Friday, investigation shows fabric on hot plate caused the blaze.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 10:39 AM

'Gush Etzion will remain in Israeli hands, no matter what'

At Gush Etzion conference, members renew promises to stand together, fight together, and keep Kibbutz movement alive.Ido Ben Porat, Sunday, 9:35 AM

'It's hard knowing the parents have other children at home'

Tel Hashomer doctor explains arrest of Modi'in Illit parents.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 9:10 AM