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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 4:57 PM

​​Jerusalem to expand

250 new acres attached to Jerusalem territory, new residential neighborhood with 2,000 housing units to be built.Reut Hadar, 2/21/2017, 4:31 PM

Watch: Azariya family sings Hatikva in court

Elor Azariya's family spontaneously sings Israeli national anthem following reading of 18-month sentence.Yoni Kempinski, 2/21/2017, 3:48 PM

'I will contend for PM after Netanyahu - and I will win'

Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz wants to succeed Netanyahu, says he will 'preserve eternal nature of Jewish nation.'Ido Ben Porat, 2/21/2017, 3:26 PM

'Prosecutors were thirsty for blood'

Azariya defense attorney Yoram Sheftel pledges to appeal decision.Yoni Kempinski, 2/21/2017, 3:02 PM

Jerusalem tears down celebration tent for freed terrorist

City clamps down on celebrations for eastern Jerusalem terrorist's release.Uzi Baruch, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 10:59 AM

Kashrut certification procedures to be revised?

The committee supervising Kashrut certifications is recommending significant changes in Kashrut regulations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/21/2017, 8:50 AM

Attorney General opposes 'Muezzin Law'

Attorney General tells Arab MKs the “Muezzin Law” could cause unnecessary unrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 3:44 PM

'Revoke the salaries of no-show MKs'

Knesset Committee meets to discuss poor meeting attendance and too many interruptions.Hezki Baruch, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 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, 2/20/2017, 10:01 AM

Austrian woman found guilty of Holocaust denial

Self-described 'Hitlerine' convicted after accusing Facebook post on Holocaust of 'spreading lies'.JTA, 2/20/2017, 9:54 AM

Check out 360° view of Gaza border

Drone camera gives a bird's-eye view of the Gaza border., 2/20/2017, 8:43 AM