Former minister Ben-Eliezer taken to hospital

Former Labor leader, who is on trial for corruption, taken to Assah Harofeh Hospital after feeling unwell.Ben Ariel, 3/6/2016, 5:11 AM

Former Labor head to ask to postpone trial due to health

Lawyers for former MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer planning to ask that the start of his trial be postponed due to his dialysis treatments.Elad Benari, 1/4/2016, 5:12 AM

Former Labor leader Ben-Eliezer to be tried for corruption

Attorney General announced he will place former MK on trial on a host of charges, including bribery and tax evasion.Elad Benari, 10/28/2015, 6:45 AM

A-G to Indict Former Labor Chair Ben-Eliezer

A year after allegations surfaced, A-G Weinstein chooses to indict former minister Binyamin (Fuad) Ben-Eliezer for bribery and fraud.Cynthia Blank, 5/31/2015, 9:21 AM

Police Recommend Indictment Against Former MK Ben-Eliezer

Police recommend indictment of former Labor MK over bribes, money laundering, fraud, and tax-related offenses.Hezki Baruch, 1/7/2015, 12:13 AM

MK Ben-Eliezer Hospitalized with Fever

Labor MK admitted to hospital after feeling unwell. He is in stable condition and fully conscious.Ido Ben Porat, 12/5/2014, 1:14 AM

MK Ben-Eliezer to Quit Politics

Labor MK and former presidential candidate plans to retire from politics after 30 years in the Knesset.Ido Ben Porat, 11/26/2014, 1:16 AM

Ben-Eliezer Interrogated for a Second Time over Corruption

Former presidential hopeful interrogated for second time in 7 days Wednesday, after police find suspicious cash box.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2014, 6:57 PM

Police Find Cash-Filled Safe 'Owned by Ben Eliezer'

The bank safety deposit box contained hundreds of thousands of dollars, which may not have been declared by former presidential candidate.Gil Ronen , 6/9/2014, 2:12 PM

Labor Party Presidential Candidate Withdraws Amid Investigation

MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer announces he is quitting presidential race, three days ahead of vote and day after corruption investigation.Ari Yashar, 6/7/2014, 8:40 PM

Ben-Eliezer's Presidential Bid Might be Over, Say Officials

Political officials predict that Labor MK would lose support in the wake of the investigation against him.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/7/2014, 2:20 AM

Presidential Hopeful Questioned by Police

Presidential hopeful MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer questioned on suspicion of receiving funds illegally.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/6/2014, 8:24 PM

Hareidi Parties Contemplating Who to Support for President

The Knesset’s hareidi parties are trying to decide on one candidate who they will support in the presidential vote.Elad Benari, Canada, 6/3/2014, 8:42 PM

David Levy Won't Run for President

Deadline to submit candidacies for president ends. Former foreign minister rules out candidacy due to lack of support.Elad Benari and Hezki Baruch, 5/28/2014, 4:42 AM

MK Ben-Eliezer to Undergo Kidney Transplant

78-year-old presidential hopeful will undergo a kidney transplant right after Independence Day, says Channel 2 News.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/3/2014, 12:32 AM

Report: Presidential Hopeful Ben-Eliezer Frequented Casinos

Investigative TV report finds that presidential hopeful MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer frequented "exclusive and discreet" casinos in London.Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 5/1/2014, 6:12 AM

Labor Party Endorses Ben-Eliezer for President

Labor party officially endorses MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer as its candidate for president.Elad Benari, 2/18/2014, 6:25 AM

Poll: Israelis Want Rivlin as President

Most Israelis would like to see MK Reuven Rivlin as Israel’s next president, finds new poll.Elad Benari, 1/24/2014, 4:44 AM

Poll: Most Israelis Favor Second Term for Peres

63% of Israelis would prefer that Peres's term be extended, according to Channel 2 poll. If not, MK Reuven Rivlin is the leading candidate.Elad Benari, 1/7/2014, 1:42 AM

Ben-Eliezer: Hizbullah Already Receiving Chemical Weapons

MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer says the regime in Syria has begun to transfer chemical weapons to Hizbullah.Elad Benari, 4/30/2013, 2:14 AM

‘Israel Thirsts to Hear Obama Directly’

Acting Knesset head calls for US President Obama to speak in Knesset. ‘The nation thirsts to hear him.’Maayana Miskin, 2/6/2013, 1:54 PM

Ben-Eliezer: Israel Shouldn't Attack Iran

MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer: Israel shouldn't be on the front line against Iran - the world should stop it.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/24/2012, 8:39 PM

MK Ben-Eliezer's Daughter Released from Custody

Talia Ben-Eliezer, daughter of MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer (Labor), released after being arrested at an airport in New York.Elad Benari, 2/5/2012, 3:06 AM

Labor MK's Daughter Arrested in New York

Talia Ben-Eliezer, daughter of MK Binyamin Ben-Eliezer, arrested at Kennedy Airport while making her way back to Israel.Elad Benari, 2/2/2012, 11:58 PM