Atzma'ut Faction Seeks to Change Anti-Boycott LawDefense Minister Ehud Barak's Atzma'ut faction is seeking to make major changes to the recently passed Anti-Boycott Law.
Outcry Against High Court Ruling on Terror Master DiraniJudges Procaccia and Joubran rule Hizbullah terror master who tormented IAF pilot Ron Arad may sue Israel for 6 million shekels.
Republican Congressmen to Visit Biblical HeartlandSessions, Grimm, Hayworth and West pledge support for Judea and Samaria communities, will come on a visit.
Hareidis: Maybe Now Housing Shortage will be AddressedMK Yisrael Eichler (UTJ) thinks leftist housing protest could help homeless Hareidim as well.
Hareidim, Secular Students Find Common GroundHareidi-religious politicians and secular students from Tel Aviv have found common ground in the housing crisis.
Lieberman: Defend Democracy by Questioning 'Leftist' TerrorismForeign Minister in strong response to critics, says media lies serve to strengthen terrorists at the expense of democracy.
Ministers Approve Digitalized Textbooks BillA law that would provide students with a digital alternative to standard textbooks is making its way through the Knesset.
Regev: Housing Protest Hijacked by Radical LeftistsMK Miri Regev is attacked in Tel Aviv by protesters against high housing prices. Protest was hijacked by radical leftists, she says.
Ketzaleh Wins Praise for Border FenceEven political opponents admit that the fence along Egyptian border is a success. Ketzaleh continues to push migrant city.
Zionists to Mark Products of Judea and SamariaGrassroots group “My Israel” to mark Judea and Samaria products on retailers’ shelves. Producers are pleased.
Kadima Bill Would Knock Out Anti-Boycott LawAfter bill against boycotters passes, furious opposition party proposes bill to knock it out of the sky.
The Knesset Unveils Its Hidden TreasuresA vast collection of treasures, gift and souvenirs given to Israel has been unveiled by the Knesset.
Min. Eli Yishai To Netanyahu: Stop Migron Demolition Now!The Minister of the Interior urges the PM to prevent the destruction in the town of Migron due to its strategic location.
Arab MK Zoabi in Violent Rage at PM’s SpeechMK Hanin Zoabi pushes Knesset guards as they escort her out after she rails against Prime Minister.
Gush Shalom Challenges Boycott BillAttempting to prove its point that the Knesset Law imposing penalties on boycott organizers was unconstitutional the Left petitioned the court.
Netanyahu and Peres thank Greek President for Stopping FlotillaPresident Peres and Prime Minister Netanyahu met with Greek Greek President Karolos Papoulias and thanked him for his support of Israel.
Knesset Approves ‘Boycott Bill’Bill which prevents companies from participating in government bids if they boycott Judea and Samaria communities passes second and third readings.
Bill: Groups will Be Able to Sue for LibelA law proposed by MK Yaakov Katz would make it possible for groups, not just individuals, to sue for libel.
Netanyahu: Israel-Balkans Ties FlourishNetanyahu praises Israel's ties to the Balkans, cites common interests. “They get it,” he says.
Kadima Flip-Flops as Knesset Gears Up for Boycott Law BattleAs MKs take sides over the “boycott law,” MK Elkin says Kadima's change of heart reveals slide to the left.
Obama Administration, US Jewish Groups Tells UN: Sack Falk!The United States, joined by American Jewish groups, has called on the United Nations to sack its rapporteur on PA rights, Richard Falk.
Netanyahu Extends Recognition to South Sudan“Israel recognizes South Sudan,” says Prime Minister, thanks Israel’s friends for helping to block “fly-in.”
State Dept. Insights on Mideast: Learn about Israel in FloridaClinton swears in Obama’s “peace advisor” Dan Shapiro as new ambassador and reveals US learns so much about Israel by spending time in Florida.
Bulgaria Rebuffs Israel, Won’t Commit to Voting Against PA StateBulgaria, usually considered an ally of Israel, does not commit to voting against the planned unilateral declaration of a Palestinian state.
Failed Flotilla: Only 2 Ships Leave for GazaFlotilla fizzles? Out of ten ships that wanted to make their way to Gaza, only two have so far been able to leave Greek ports.
Netanyahu: Arab Democracy Would Solve the Problem of PeacePrime Minister Netanyahu addresses Middle East instability on YouTube: "Arab democracies are the best thing that could happen to Israel."
Poll: US Jews Still Like Obama, But Support Softens SlightlyA new Gallup poll released Tuesday indicates that Jewish support for President Obama has slipped over the past months – but only slightly.
Attorneys Demand Nitzan Investigate Leftist IncitementThe Yesha Human Rights group is demanding that Shai Nitzan investigate leftwing journalist Yonatan Shem-or for incitement against the right.
Rotem Unfazed by Writers Who Want Him SackedIntellectuals and artists want MK David Rotem deposed as Knesset’s Law Committee head because of his support for Rabbi Dov Lior.
400 Homes for Judea, SamariaThe government will allow a small number of new building tenders for Judea and Samaria, all in “settlement blocs.”
Thousands Set to Protest Court Treatment of Rabbis Monday100 buses will carry thousands to Jerusalem, for a rally opposite the Supreme Court in support of rabbis’ freedom of religious opinion.
Survey: Religious Right Continues GrowthThe political right-wing and hareidi-religious bloc continues to grow, poll finds. Public support for parties nearly unchanged.
Peres at July 4th Celebration: Thank You For Being Our FriendPeres during event in honor of U.S. Independence Day: Despite our differences, the U.S. and Israel share many things.
Increased Security Around Ne’emanStepped up security for Justice Minister after nationalists shouted at him at Cave of Patriarchs.
Ombudsman Faults Judge on NIF-Related CaseJudiciary Ombudsman justifies Legal Forum's complaint against Justice Ruth Ronen.
PA Official Defends Hamas: Another Organization Kidnapped ShalitPA representative in Belgium: it wasn’t Hamas who kidnapped Gilad Shalit, Israel must release terror prisoners in order to get him back.
Report: Israel-Turkey Ties Warming UpTurkish newspaper reports Israel warming up to Turkey in light of the IHH pulling out of this year’s Gaza flotilla.
Aharonovich ‘Unfazed’ by Hamas’ Hunger Strike ThreatsInternal Security Minister unconcerned over Hamas security prisoners hunger strike. “They can strike as much as they want,” he says.
Pro-Israel Michele Bachmann New GOP CandidateSolidly pro-Israel Rep. Michele Bachmann announces she is running for the GOP presidential nomination and already is at the top of polls in Iowa.
New York Says ‘I Do’ to Same Sex ‘Marriage’Pending court challenges, homosexuals will be able to marry each other in New York from July. Agudath Israel issues scathing condemnation.
S. Carolina Legislature Unanimously Endorses 'United Israel'South Carolina passes a resolution saying Israel is not an "attacking force or occupier" and is "US's best friend" in symbolic unanimous vote.
Deri Returns to Politics – but Not to ShasFormer Shas leader officially announces he will form new party and run in the next election to the Knesset.
Ross: Israel and PA Must Approach Peace with UrgencyDennis Ross speaks at Presidential Conference, says that since MIddle East is not static, peace talks cannot be static either.
Turkey and Israel Send Goodwill SignalsThe results are yet unclear, but Israel and Turkey are making efforts to mend or at least contain their rift.
Dagan Speaks Again: Iran is a Challenge to EveryoneFormer Mossad chief takes advantage of honorary degree ceremony to fire back at PM and remind all of the Iranian threat.
Israel Asks Vietnamese Minister: Don’t Side with PADeputy Foreign Minister meets Vietnam’s Minister of Information and Communications, on first official Vietnamese visit to Israel in 12 years.
Think Tank Tells Cabinet: Stay Out of US PoliticsJPPI experts tell cabinet Israel should not be the focus of the US presidential campaign, say Israel should buy U.S. cars.
Poll: American Voters are Pro-IsraelIsrael Project checks American attitudes toward Middle East: 56% define themselves as “Israel supporters,” and 10% “Palestinian supporters.”
Jewish and Lebanese Congressmen Team Up to Stop Aid to HizbullahNew legislation introduced by Jewish and Lebanese Congressmen would stop U.S. funds from going to Hizbullah.
Massive Phone-In to White House to Free Pollard for FuneralTwo campaigns to free Jonathan Pollard to attend his father’s funeral: A massive phone-in to the White House and political pressure from Israel.
‘Peace Can Only Be Achieved Through Negotiations’President of the EU Parliament and Knesset Speaker meet, hold press conference in the Knesset.
Hackers Attack US Senate Website, Security not HarmedHackers hit the US Senate web “just for kicks” shortly after the CIA director warned the US faces a ”cyber Pearl Harbor” if security is breached.
More Israeli-Vatican Talks, Following Vatican Call for PA StateVatican calls for PA state, has not repealed its demand for control of Old City areas - and Dep. Min. Ayalon is on his way there for talks.
Gingrich Says Obama’s Policies ‘Suicidal’ for IsraelNewt Gingrich tells GOP Jews that as president, he would move the US embassy to Jerusalem and cut off funds to the UN if it recognizes the PA.
Four Yitzhar Arrestees Already Free; Why the Early-Morning Raid?The four residents of Yitzhar arrested in today's early-morning police raid are already free, having been released during the course of the day.
Supreme Court: Hevron’s King David St. to Remain JewishSupreme Court agrees: The status quo – no Arab traffic allowed – will be perpetuated on the only Jewish thoroughfare in the City of the Patriarchs.
Call to Cut US Funding to UN if it Approves PA StateChairman of House Foreign Affairs subcommittee proposes cut of US funding to the UN if it unilaterally approves a PA state.