Druze Council Nominates Katz for Israel Prize; Leftists ProtestTransportation Min. Yisrael Katz nominated for Israel Prize, protestors picket his home over no public transport on Shabbat.
Israel Still Learning How Deal With Immigrants, Says ActivistAfter 67 years, Israel has still not learned how to deal with immigrants, but things are changing, a long-time activist said.
Fiddler on the Roof Star Chosen for Lifetime Achievement AwardBeloved actor Chaim Topol, best known for his iconic role in 'Fiddler on the Roof,' will be awarded Israel Prize for lifetime achievement.
Poet Erez Biton Tapped for Israel PrizeBiton, who has been named as this year's recipient of the Israel Prize for Literature: 'At first I couldn't believe it.'
Survey: PM Shouldn't Have Interfered in Israel PrizeNew survey shows public thinks Netanyahu should have stayed out of Israel Prize selection process, but will likely form the next gov't.
Netanyahu Backtracks on Israel Prize After A-G ReprimandPM Netanyahu backtracks on earlier decision to disqualify leftist judges from the Israel Prize's Literature Committee.
MK Regev: Stop the Hegemony of the Radical LeftLikud MKs Regev and Elkin defend Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu from attacks by the Left over the Israel Prize controversy.
'Netanyahu is Not the Rubber Stamp of the Israeli Left'PM's associates explain he disqualified two literature professors from Israel Prize committee because they support IDF draft-dodgers.
Israel Prize Winner and Social Activist Eli Elaluf Joins KulanuEli Elaluf, a social activist who served on the Knesset Committee for Combating Poverty, announced Thursday he is joining Kulanu.
'Israel Faces a Cultural and Moral Breakdown'Education Minister, at Israel Prize ceremony, urges Israelis to banish cynicism and embrace high moral values.
Rabbi Ovadia Yosef's Daughter Wins Israel PrizeLifetime achievement award for Rabbanit Bar-Shalom's contributions to hareidi education, activist's battle against road deaths.
Rabbi Lichtenstein: Hesder Students As Good as 'Others'Prospective Israel Prize winner Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein said that Hesder yeshiva students were just as studious and serious as any.
Rabbi Aharon Lichtenstein to Receive Israel PrizeRabbi Dr. Aharon Lichtenstein has been named this year's winner of the Israel Prize in Jewish Religious Literature.
Piron: Israel Cannot Afford 'Brain Drain'Education Minister Rabbi Shai Piron said that the state needed to provide the proper resources to prevent "brain drain"
Ron Nachman to Receive Israel Prize PosthumouslyFormer Ariel Mayor Ron Nachman is to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award on Israel Independence Day.
Former Supreme Court Judge Miriam Ben-Porat Dies, 94Former Supreme Court Judge and State Comptroller, Professor Miriam Ben-Porat, passed away Thursday at age 94.
Israel Prize Laureate Killed in Accident in the U.S.Prof. Shlomo Bentin, who received the Israel Prize this year, was killed in a car accident near the University of California, Berkeley.
'Prof. Netanyahu Should Have Been Awarded the Israel Prize'Yossi Achimeir of the Jabotinsky Center says that the late renowned scholar should have received the Israel Prize. Why didn't he?
Interview: Rabbi Haim DruckmanA7 had the opportunity to interview Rabbi Haim Druckman about the state of religious zionist shortly before he received the Israel Prize
Rabbi Druckman to Receive Israel PrizeLeading nationalist religious Rabbi Chaim Druckman will receive the Israel Prize for his contributions to society and education.
Journalist Yaakov Achimeir Named for Israel PrizeVeteran journalist, who has worked at TV's Channel 1 since the 1970s, has received Sokolov Prize.