Druze firefighter risks his life to save Torah scroll

Druze firefigher Wiam Nevoani jumps into flames to save a Torah scroll from a burning Nahariya synagogue.Chana Roberts, 1/5/2018, 11:19 AM

Rain and storms in Israel, with snow on Mount Hermon

Kinneret rises 2 centimeters as storm rages through Israel, bringing cold, rain, and a high chance of flooding.Chana Roberts, 1/5/2018, 9:54 AM

Erdan can't believe Foreign Ministry would oppose UNRWA cuts

Likud Minister doubts there's truth to TV report claiming the Foreign Ministry opposes Trump's plan to cut aid to UNRWA.Elad Benari, 1/5/2018, 12:08 AM

'A horrifying accident - the cars were completely crushed'

2 dead, three injured in car crash near Umm al-Fahm.David Rosenberg, 1/4/2018, 10:47 PM

Firefighters shout down commissioner as tensions rise

Graduation ceremony deteriorates into shouts and name-calling. 'This is an unprecedented disgrace.'Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 10:03 PM

Watch: Breslover Hassid and PA resident share a light moment

Israeli Jew, Palestinian Authority resident enjoy dance music, spontaneous dance on Gush Etzion road.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2018, 9:39 PM

'Supreme Court justices are the real legislators'

MK Nissan Slomiansky blasts Supreme Court, accuses justices of undermining the Knesset with judicial activism.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 9:04 PM

Meretz to hold open party primaries for the first time ever

Far-left party will now allow potential MKs to be selected through open primaries, in major win for Meretz head Zehava Galon.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 7:48 PM

Adelsons donate new armored ambulances for Judea, Samaria

MDA inaugurates four new armored ambulances intended for us in Judea and Samaria. 'The point is to save lives.'Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 6:44 PM

PM Netanyahu responds to former Shabak head

PM Netanyahu's office contradicts former Shabak head Yoram Cohen's claim about the provision of security details for Netanyahu's sons.Hezki Baruch, 1/4/2018, 6:19 PM

Religion Minister resigns from Knesset - is replaced by his son

David Azoulay resigns from Knesset - but will stay on as Religious Affairs Minister in attempt to push through Supermarket Law.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 5:54 PM

Water Authority to farmers: We have no water left for you

Water Authority welcomes approaching rainstorm but notes December was particularly bleak after four consecutive drought years.Mordechai Sones, 1/4/2018, 4:36 PM

New wave of construction in Judea and Samaria?

Government committee to meet next week to discuss approving new homes in Judea and Samaria.Tzvi Lev, 1/4/2018, 4:13 PM

Terror victim group: 'Death penalty law is just a spin'

Head of terror victim's group says 'Death Penalty for Terrorists' bill unnecessary. 'We already have the ability to impose death penalty.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2018, 2:56 PM

Israeli author Aharon Appelfeld dies at 85

Holocaust survivor and award-winning novelist Aharon Appelfeld dies in Israel at 85.AFP, 1/4/2018, 2:13 PM

'We need to see facts on the ground'

Jerusalem Councilman Aryeh King speaks about the approval of the United J'lem Law and its message. 'After talking, we need to see building.'Chana Roberts, 1/4/2018, 2:11 PM

Great-grandpa fought, great-grandson finds bullets

Samaria schoolchildren find Turkish bullets from World War I during excavation field trip.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2018, 10:43 AM

Haaretz presents Deri as suicide bomber

In criticism of Supermarket Bill, Haaretz newspaper publishes cartoon showing Interior Minister blowing himself up near local supermarket.Ben Shaul, 1/4/2018, 10:27 AM

Likud's 'new leadership'

'Peace Now' activists adorn Likud headquarters in Tel Aviv with sign of protest: 'Bennett and Smotrich have taken control of Likud.'Yoni Kempinski, 1/4/2018, 9:43 AM

Who is helping Arabs purchase land in Judea and Samaria?

Company offers Arabs ability to purchase parcels of land in Judea and Samaria to 'protect' them from the Israeli 'expropriation.'Dalit Halevi, 1/4/2018, 9:41 AM

Israel faces stormy weekend, with chance of flooding

Israel warns: Storms, winds, may cause flooding and damage.Chana Roberts, 1/4/2018, 8:39 AM

Shaked's revolutionary initiative

Justice Minister aims to move land claims in Judea and Samaria from Supreme Court to local courts, protecting against leftist petitions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2018, 8:09 AM

'Kerry wanted to evacuate the Golan Heights'

MK Motti Yogev to Arutz Sheva: We are in an amazing and wonderful time period. We are finished with the eight years of Obama's freeze.Eliran Aharon, 1/4/2018, 12:02 AM

IDF study: Fewer female soldiers interested in combat positions

Survey shows drop in number of female recruits interested in combat positions. Only 55% of male candidates willing to serve in combat roles.Ido Ben Porat, 1/3/2018, 10:25 PM

Israelis overwhelmingly oppose partition of Jerusalem

Just 12% of Israeli Jews back partition of Jerusalem in exchange for peace deal with PA. 64% say UN resolutions on Jerusalem meaningless.David Rosenberg, 1/3/2018, 9:04 PM

Left-wing Army Radio pundit: 'Bennett is a fascist'

Media figure Raanan Shaked blasts Bennett's program to encourage IDF enlistment, calls him 'fascist,' 'Benito.' Will Army Radio suspend him?Uzi Baruch, 1/3/2018, 8:57 PM

Despite rocket attacks, Israel to increase Gaza power supply

PA agrees to continue payments to Israel for electricity to Gaza Strip, paving way for 50 megawatt increase - despite recent rocket attacks.David Rosenberg, 1/3/2018, 8:21 PM

'Death penalty for Jews? Pathetic'

Attorney Itamar Ben-Gvir slams PM for suggesting death penalty law intended for terrorists could be used against Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2018, 7:31 PM

Likud demands criminal investigation against Yesh Atid

Likud claims Lapid's Yesh Atid party illegally used databases by sending unsolicited e-mails.Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 6:31 PM

Mass prayer for rain - in the middle of the Kinneret

Chief Rabbi leads group of rabbis, farmers and students in special prayer for rain held on island in Kinneret created by drought.Hezki Baruch, 1/3/2018, 5:40 PM

'Death Penalty for Terrorists' bill passes first Knesset vote

Despite refusal of haredi MKs to join coalition for vote, bill making it easier for courts to condemn terrorists to death passes first vote.David Rosenberg, 1/3/2018, 4:52 PM

Shaked: We'll remain in Judea & Samaria for another 5,000 years

Justice Minister: 'We're not in Judea & Samaria to disappear one day. We've been here for 50 years and we'll be here another 5,000 years.'Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 2:39 PM

An end to Israel's illegal immigration conundrum?

New plan offers infiltrators plane tickets and cash in exchange for voluntary exit, reduces sum for those staying past March.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2018, 2:28 PM

'We are following in the footsteps of our Sages'

Education Minister Bennett says his party is following Torah Sages' directives, working to strengthen Torah.Eliran Aharon, 1/3/2018, 1:47 PM

Israeli found dead in India

Search and rescue teams find Matan Orgad, 35, lifeless in northern India.Ido Ben Porat, 1/3/2018, 1:21 PM

Hamas publishes new pictures of Gilad Shalit in capitivity

Hamas releases three new photos of formerly captive IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2018, 12:48 PM

Knesset repartee: 'You're a terrorist and a bully'

Meretz MK Mossi Raz slams Likud MK Kish, calling him a 'terrorist' and a 'bully.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2018, 12:16 PM

Defense Minister storms out of Knesset meeting

Haredi parties condition support for death penalty for terrorists on Yisrael Beytenu's support of law closing supermarkets on Shabbat.Hezki Baruch, 1/3/2018, 11:51 AM

Disabled allowance budget to increase by NIS 2 billion

Netanyahu and Welfare Minister Katz agree to increase disabled allowances; joint press conference with Finance Minister expected at 11:00.Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2018, 11:01 AM

US Ambassador pays condolence call to MK Yehuda Glick

US Ambassador David Friedman pays emotional condolence call to mourning MK Yehuda Glick in Judea community of Otniel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2018, 10:46 AM

El Al cancels low-cost UP flights

El Al replaces low-cost flights with ability to choose ticket type.Yoni Kempinski, 1/3/2018, 10:29 AM

Haredim may torpedo terrorist death penalty bill

Haredi parties debate supporting bill allowing death penalty for terrorists.Michal Levi, 1/3/2018, 10:03 AM

Watch: What is really happening in Hevron?

The Yisrael Sheli movement’s new video seeks to reflect the true situation in the city of the Patriarchs amid a flood of disinformation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2018, 11:37 PM

'It's not a matter of Halakha, but humanity'

Rabbi of Otniel explains why he refused Interior Minister Aryeh Deri's request to bring MK Yehuda Glick to Knesset after his wife's death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2018, 9:04 PM

Increase in IDF fatalities in 2017

Increase in accidents involving soldiers contributes to 25% increase in IDF fatalities over previous years.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2018, 8:12 PM

'Yaffi Glick's passing is the latest tragedy to strike Otniel'

Head of Hevron Regional Council says community devastated by loss of Yaffi Glick, wife of MK Yehuda Glick.Eliran Aharon, 1/2/2018, 6:20 PM

Overwhelming public support for Jewish Labor website

Campaign for legal struggle succeeds: 'Jewish labor was always central litmus test of one's love of Israel; we've seen widespread support.'Mordechai Sones, 1/2/2018, 4:52 PM

Watch: Terror-stricken children honored at J'lem soccer stadium

Children of bereaved families join players on pitch before Israeli Premier League game. 'To see their joy of living gives us strength.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2018, 4:09 PM

'Ayelet Shaked is the most dangerous minister'

Haaretz newspaper publishes article attacking Justice Minister Shaked, calling her 'dangerous' and a 'walking provocation.'Ido Ben Porat, 1/2/2018, 3:44 PM

Watch: What's really happening in Hevron?

Is the Arab population of Hevron trapped and its economy paralyzed? What happens when an Israeli attempts to enter Hevron's Arab areas?Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2018, 3:26 PM

Senior PA security official arrested after anti-Trump riot

Former senior PA security official arrested after organizing illegal demonstration, clashing with police near Rachel's TombDavid Rosenberg, 1/2/2018, 12:57 PM

Jerry Seinfeld spotted at Israeli air force base

American Jewish comedian drops in at Israel Air Force base following shows in Tel Aviv.David Rosenberg, 1/2/2018, 12:28 PM

Jerusalem stabbing victim's life no longer in jeopardy

Condition of Jerusalem security guard stabbed through the heart stabilizes, hospital officials say his life no longer in jeopardy.David Rosenberg, 1/2/2018, 11:09 AM

'Yaffi fought for Yehuda like a lion'

MK Yehuda Glick's nephew speaks about his aunt following her passing. 'She was a beacon of kindness and giving. We hoped for a miracle.'Benny Tocker, 1/2/2018, 10:38 AM

'The main problem comes from within'

President of Ariel University in Samaria speaks about opposition to establishment of medical faculty. 'The State doesn't recognize us.'Benny Tocker, 1/2/2018, 8:41 AM

Knesset approves 'United Jerusalem Bill'

Knesset approves law stipulating that a majority of 80 MKs will be required to change the status of Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 1/2/2018, 3:12 AM

Knesset approves Primaries Funding Bill

62 MKs vote in favor of bill which would provide government funding for candidates in primary elections.Hezki Baruch, 1/2/2018, 12:09 AM