Jerusalem Program Limits Muslim Prayer Call

New pilot program initiated by nationalist councilman King measures nighttime muezzin call, brings technological solutions.Ari Yashar, 3/3/2014, 5:18 PM

Arabs Set Police Station on Fire in Jerusalem

Jerusalem councilman King decries lawlessness on display in capital this week.Ari Yashar, 2/28/2014, 12:13 AM

Israel Land Fund Calls on Investors to 'Redeem' Western Galilee

Israel Land Fund project encourages Jewish investment in western Galilee area recently re-zoned for development before the prices soar.Ari Yashar, 2/5/2014, 2:19 PM

Jerusalem Councilman Urges Muslims: 'Leave Israel'

Nationalist Aryeh King distributes thousands of fliers to Muslim residents of the capital, explains Torah directives.Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 11:23 AM

Councilman King Implementing Plans to 'Judaize Jerusalem'

Nationalist Jerusalem councilman talks plans to outlaw muezzin call at night, bring Jews to 'seam' communities and boost security.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2013, 10:12 PM

Jerusalem Councilman Shkedi's 'Hanukkah Miracle'

Nationalist Shkedi makes near complete recovery after suffering a stroke on November 7 at his Jerusalem home.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/28/2013, 9:31 PM

Jerusalem Councilman Shkedi On Road to Recovery

Shmuel Shkedi shows signs of recovery after stroke, sings with children at Shabbat meal.Ari Yashar, 11/12/2013, 4:20 PM

Nationalist Councilman Speaks Out Against Smear Campaign

Jerusalem councilman Aryeh King talks about leftist smear campaign against him, commitment to demolishing illegal Arab buildings.Ari Yashar, 11/8/2013, 11:33 AM

Nationalist Jerusalem Councilman Shkedi Suffers Stroke

Jerusalem council member Shkedi of United Jerusalem suffers stroke Thursday, is rushed to hospital for treatment.Ari Yashar, 11/8/2013, 8:04 AM

Leftists Unite Against Nationalist Jerusalem City Councillor

Radical organizations appear to be joining in call to remove Jerusalem council member Aryeh King from Mayor Barkat's coalition.Ari Yashar, 11/7/2013, 9:01 PM

'United Jerusalem' Party Joins Coalition

Religious Zionist "United Jerusalem" party joins Barkat coalition, gains two seats; hopes abound for Jewish prayer rights on Temple Mount.Ari Yashar, 11/1/2013, 3:31 PM

Illegal Arab Building Demolished in Jerusalem

Signs of tougher enforcement? Illegal Arab building in the Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Hanina demolished by the municipality.Ari Yashar, 10/30/2013, 9:20 AM

2 Mandates for King and Shkedi, 1 for Bayit Yehudi

Moshe Lion's Likud Beyteinu wins one seat in Jerusalem; defeated mayoral candidate yet to announce if he will enter council.Adam Ross, 10/23/2013, 10:43 AM

Candidate Arieh King Wants More Jews to Move to E. Jersualem

"Yes, Arabs will benefit," says candidate Arieh King, "but it doesn't matter as long as we invest and keep our city united."Ben Bresky, 10/6/2013, 3:17 AM

Affordable Housing to Replace Once-Contested Jerusalem Land

82 year-old Yitzchak Hershkovitz celebrates latest court victory after 18 year battle with a sukkah party on his once-contested property.Ari Soffer, Ben Bresky & staff, 10/2/2013, 6:54 PM

Jerusalem Mayoral Candidates to Address English Speakers

Big tourist events or city services? Are they mutually exclusive? Barkat & Leon to address English-speaking audiences about J'slem's future.Ben Bresky, 9/27/2013, 12:29 PM

King Unites with Breakaway Bayit Hayehudi to Make New List

Aryeh King has created a joint list with a breakaway Bayit Hayehudi faction to contest the Jerusalem Municipality elections.Adam Ross, 9/18/2013, 12:13 AM

Jerusalem: American Philanthropist Supports Aryeh King's List

Dr. Irving Moskowitz says he is backing Aryeh King's "Seam Line Neighborhoods" list for Jerusalem municipality.Gil Ronen, 9/16/2013, 2:37 PM

Candidate: Want to Vote? Remove Your Burqa

A Jewish candidate in the Jerusalem city elections calls to require Muslim women to show their faces. ‘Burqas are used for vote fraud.’Maayana Miskin, 8/29/2013, 4:38 PM

Letter Proves Building Freeze in Jerusalem Neighborhood

A letter by a senior official says political considerations prevent Jewish construction in the Shimon HaTzaddik neighborhood.Annie Lubin, 1/30/2013, 9:20 AM

Jewish Home Tripped Otzma LeYisrael, Says Candidate

Bayit Yehudi tripped breakaway Otzma LeYisrael by choosing to attack it during the campaign, party member Aryeh King says.Elad Benari, 1/24/2013, 2:44 AM

Police Allow Otzma LeYisrael to Visit Arab Village

Police approves a request by the Otzma LeYisrael party to visit the Arab village of Musmus in order to report illegal building.Elad Benari, 1/14/2013, 4:14 AM

Green Light for 1,200 Housing Units in Jerusalem's Gilo

Jerusalem's Gilo neighborhood will expand by 1,200 housing units due to approval by a Jerusalem district zoning committee.Chana Ya'ar, 12/24/2012, 11:47 PM

Jerusalem: Jews Confront Arabs after Stabbing

Residents of Maale Zeitim say they've had enough after renowned Rabbi Tau's son is stabbed.Gil Ronen, 11/3/2012, 11:04 PM

Jabotinsky Memorial: "Parts of Jerusalem Off-Limits to Jews"

Zionist leader's achievements recalled, Israel's security issues presented by experts at moving evening.Fern Sidman, A7 NY Corr., 8/3/2012, 8:49 PM

Govt. Accused of Stalling on Arab Burial near Temple Mount

Jerusalem activist appeals to the Supreme Court, saying government officials tricked him with false promises regarding Arab burial. Maayana Miskin, 7/18/2012, 10:57 AM

UN: Evicting Arab Squatters 'Violates Geneva Convention'

A senior UN official accused Israel of violating the Geneva Convention by evicting Arab squatters from buildings they didn't ownGabe Kahn, 4/19/2012, 3:24 PM

Arab Squatter Leaves, Police Block Jews’ Entry

Arab squatters agreed to leave a Jewish home in Jerusalem, but police intervened.Maayana Miskin, 4/2/2012, 12:13 AM

Rampant Arab Building on JNF Lands

Over 700 illegal Arab housing units have been built on JNF lands in just two years, says Aryeh King of the Israel Land Fund.A7 Staff, 2/21/2012, 7:00 PM

Jlem Activists Plan Terrorist Warning System

As the government prepares to release terrorists into Israel’s capital, local activists plan a low-tech but effective “warning system.”Maayana Miskin, 10/16/2011, 9:39 PM

Wakf Building Illegally at Biblical Givat Shaul

Workers and tractors are readying the ground for construction at Tel al-Ful in northern Jerusalem. Will Mayor Barkat allow it?Gil Ronen, 8/11/2011, 6:06 PM

Good News on Mount of Olives

Surprise: activist Aryeh King says Arab violence on Mount of Olives has dropped sharply as security has increased.Maayana Miskin, 7/17/2011, 9:57 PM

Nationalist Critics: Mayor Nir Barkat has Turned to the Left

Complaints Bureau head Aryeh King has harsh words for Mayor Barkat's appointment of a left wing council member to handle E. Jerusalem file.David ben Yacov, 6/30/2011, 11:29 AM

MKs See How PA Takes Over Jerusalem

National Union MKs were given a tour of neighborhoods in Jerusalem and saw first hand how the PA paves roads within Israeli-controlled territory.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 5/26/2011, 8:41 PM

King at Conference: Bibi is Dividing Jerusalem

Eight Jerusalem neighborhoods are off-limits to Jews, Aryeh King told Jerusalem Conference participants yesterday, causing a stir. Hillel Fendel, 3/16/2011, 11:17 AM

Jew Offers to Buy Nof Zion

Another offer to buy Nof Zion, this time by a Jew, may mean an Arab takeover of the religious-Zionist Jerusalem neighborhood has been averted. Hillel Fendel, 12/27/2010, 5:24 PM

Plans to Save Nof Zion - into High Gear

Spirited attempts are being made to prevent the Jewish neighborhood of Nof Zion in Jerusalem from falling into Arab hands.Hillel Fendel, 12/16/2010, 8:13 PM

PA's Creeping Annexation of Jerusalem – Photos

The Palestinian Authority is strengthening its grip on eastern Jerusalem under Israel's nose.Gil Ronen, 11/9/2010, 8:59 AM

Turkey Claims Foothold in Old City

Illegal signs in the Old City of Jerusalem bear Turkish flag; Turkish government claims signs hung in “Palestine.”Maayana Miskin, 7/17/2010, 9:18 PM

Activist: We Can Bypass Construction Freeze

Israel Lands Fund activist Aryeh King says he has a way to bypass the newly ordered construction freeze in Judea and Samaria.Malkah Fleisher, 11/29/2009, 12:26 PM

Rabbis: No Land Sales to Arabs

Rabbis meet in Jerusalem to discuss the phenomenon of land sales to Arabs. Ben-Ari: Our land will be sold from under our feet.Maayana Miskin, 9/1/2009, 8:23 AM