French Oleh named to New Right Knesset list

Attorney Yomtov Kalfon, French Oleh who served as a lone soldier and immigrant activist, joins New Right party.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 6:50 PM

The moment Bennett realized he had to leave the Jewish Home

Education Minister says his New Right party will 'double' representation of religious Zionist parties.Arutz Sheva Staff, Sunday, 10:12 PM

Ariel University Medical School to be established

Council of Higher Education in Judea and Samaria unanimously approves new medical school after long battle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2019, 8:44 PM

'This election is not Netanyahu's test, but Bennett's'

Yachad leader Eli Yishai says upcoming elections will decide whether Netanyahu leads left-wing government or right-wing government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2019, 6:05 PM

Yogev: PM supports religious right, Bennett was the problem

Jewish Home MK dismisses former leader's claims PM dismisses religious Zionists, says party will work better with PM without Bennett.Uzi Baruch, 2/12/2019, 3:41 PM

Jewish Home alliance with Otzma Yehudit?

MK Moti Yogev opens up about Bennett's departure from Jewish Home, and the possibility of a joint run with Otzma Yehudit.Hezki Baruch, 2/12/2019, 8:18 AM

Watch: Bennett, famed singer sing in memory of Ori

New Right chairman asked famous Israeli singer Yehoram Gaon to sing in memory of Ori Ansbacher at the opening of the Jerusalem Conference.Arutz Sheva staff, 2/11/2019, 1:12 AM

Bennett on Abbas: 'If he wants to commit suicide, he should'

Minister Bennett calls on the security cabinet to convene to implement terror fund law immediately. "We do not have to fear Abbas' threats."Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2019, 2:26 PM

Bennett calls on Netanyahu to implement pay to slay law

New Right Chairman says response to murder should be implementing law docking money from PA for paying salaries of terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/9/2019, 6:51 PM

Ariel University forbidden from establishing new medical school

Council of Higher Education forbids Ariel University from opening medical school after controversial deputy attorney general orders revote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2019, 2:52 PM

PA 'encouraged' by Gantz's remarks on Gaza pullout

Bennett: Not so fast. “Israelis will not again support someone who proposes evacuating Jews from their homes, even if he does so humanely.”Tal Polon, 2/6/2019, 4:22 PM

Bennett: 'Benny Gantz wants to expel more Jews from their homes'

'Benny Gantz must not be allowed to become defense minister in next Netanyahu government,' warns Bennett.Uzi Baruch, 2/6/2019, 1:01 PM

Bennett to Jewish Home leader: We are brothers

Naftali Bennett responds to criticism by new Jewish Home chairman, wishes Jewish Home well in upcoming elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2019, 9:21 PM

Poll: Likud still leading, but Gantz is gaining ground

Jewish Home tops Labor in latest election poll, as party rebounds following loss of party chief last month.David Rosenberg, 2/4/2019, 10:33 PM

Jewish Home, National Union agree to joint election campaign

The two Religious Zionist parties agree to set up joint headquarters to coordinate election campaign.Tzvi Lev, 1/31/2019, 3:50 PM

Bennett: 'Throughout his career Gantz has always cut and run'

New Right party Chairman Naftali Bennett slams Israel Resilience party head hours after speech, attacks Ya'alon-Gantz union.Mordechai Sones, 1/30/2019, 11:02 AM

Gush Katif Day as part school curriculum

"..in recent years it [Gush Katif Day] had gained momentum and hundreds of schools mark this day.”, 1/28/2019, 5:59 PM

Bennett and Gantz trade barbs

Bennett: 'Gantz's security viewpoint endangers Israel.' Gantz's Hosen L'Yisrael party to Bennett: 'Keep quiet.'Tzvi Lev, 1/26/2019, 9:37 PM

Naftali Bennett as Defense Minister?

New Right eyeing Defense Ministry, Justice Ministry in next coalition. 'Next Defense Minister will be either Bennett - or Benny Gantz.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2019, 12:34 PM

'Netanyahu sees Bennett as a partner in the next government'

Likud source disputes claim Netanyahu associates sought to discredit Minister Bennett's father, says they are natural partners.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2019, 3:25 PM

License to slander Bennett's father

Close associate of PM apparently sought to publish article that Naftali Bennett's father tried to hurt Yitzhak Rabin for Oslo Accords.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2019, 10:46 PM

'Gantz hesitated and did not defeat Hamas'

HaYamin HeHadash criticizes former Chief of Staff who published a series of videos boasting of his military achievements.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2019, 3:35 AM

Hotovely: Bennett must remove Breaking the Silence from schools

Deputy Foreign Minister calls on Education to enforce law to prevent Breaking the Silence activists from speaking at Jerusalem school.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2019, 7:17 PM

Bennett: 'We'll make sure Shaked completes revolution'

Minister Bennett refers to attack on New Right partner: 'Left joined to hurt her; we'll make sure revolution is completed next term.'Mordechai Sones, 1/20/2019, 8:05 AM

Contradictory perceptions: Origins of the split in Religious Zionism

The political explosion of Religious Zionism reveals a deep split of identity. The dividing line is the question of whether or not commitment to the Torah is the guiding principle. Rabbi Yitschak Neriya , 1/14/2019, 2:30 PM

Minister Ariel: Fire Bennett or Shaked from the Cabinet

Minister Uri Ariel reportedly demands that Netanyahu dismiss Bennett or Shaked from the Political-Security Cabinet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2019, 5:30 AM

Will former Shin Bet director lead Jewish Home?

Former Shin Bet Director Yoram Cohen encouraged to submit candidacy to lead Jewish Home by party activists, following departure of Bennett.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2019, 10:57 AM

Report: Netanyahu considering firing Bennett and Shaked

Is Netanyahu going to fire Bennett and Shaked from the government and the cabinet?Ben Ariel, 1/6/2019, 1:31 AM

Report: Shaked discussed possible move to Likud

Senior Likudnik urged Shaked to join Likud, but Justice Minister said Netanyahu would never let her into Likud. Shaked denies report.Tzvi Lev, 1/3/2019, 11:00 PM

Bennett's meeting with rabbis canceled

Meeting between Bennett and religious Zionist rabbis canceled after activists demanded that the rabbis not attend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2019, 3:07 AM

Watch: Caroline Glick joins Bennett's 'New Right'

American-Israeli journalist Caroline Glick first to join new party founded by former Jewish Home leaders Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked.David Rosenberg, 1/2/2019, 11:57 AM

Bennett's message to the religious Zionist community

'If the New Right party had existed 13 years ago the religious Zionists would not have stood alone against the destruction of Gush Katif.'Naftali Bennett, 12/31/2018, 5:13 PM

Bennett and Shaked respond: 'We reduced debts'

Hayamin Hehadasha party responds to claims from Jewish Home: 'Talk that Bennett and Shaked left debts exact opposite of reality.'Mordechai Sones, 12/31/2018, 4:57 PM

'Bennett will leap forward'

Strategist Yehoshua Mor-Yosef says the establishment of the New Right party is meant for the post-Netanyahu era.Benny Tocker, 12/31/2018, 5:08 AM

Poll: Jewish Home, Yisrael Beytenu fail to clear threshold

Two polls show Jewish Home failing to cross electoral threshold after party leaders bolt, form new faction.David Rosenberg, 12/30/2018, 9:38 PM

How does 'New Right' fare in its first polls?

First poll since Jewish Home ministers broke away from party, established new faction shows them winning 10 seats. But at whose expense?David Rosenberg, 12/30/2018, 5:22 PM

Reactions pour in after Bennett's shock departure

'Extremists remain extremists.' Furious reactions pour in after Bennett and Shaked leave the Jewish Home party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2018, 9:12 PM

The Bennett-Shaked bombshell

Bennett’s goal is to reach the top. No matter how many secular candidates Bennett packed the Jewish Home with, he was never going to rise above 12 Knesset seats while heading a party associated with Religious Zionism. Tzvi Lev, 12/29/2018, 8:59 PM

Jewish Home party thanks Bennett for 5 years of leadership

Following Bennett and Shaked's departure, Jewish Home party says he has great things in store for him in the future.Tzvi Lev, 12/29/2018, 8:55 PM

Watch: What do Netanyahu and Bennett agree on?

Ma'agalim celebrates 20 years of dealing with at-risk youth by getting the two rivals to participate in a celebratory video clip.Arutz Sheva Staff, Ma'agalim, 12/27/2018, 11:19 PM

Bennett: Israelis of Judea and Samaria have rights, too

Jewish Home faction holds its weekly meeting at Givat Asaf, where two IDF soldiers were murdered Thursday.Yoni Kempinski, 12/17/2018, 4:00 PM

Bennett pushes for bill to expel terrorists' relatives

'Let every terrorist know that his home will be destroyed and his family expelled,' says Jewish Home chief.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2018, 3:37 PM

Ministers approve law to expel families of terrorists

Ministerial Committee for Legislation approves bill being promoted by Education Minister Naftali Bennett and MK Motti Yogev.Hezki Baruch, 12/16/2018, 11:20 PM

Bennett clashes with IDF representatives during cabinet meeting

Jewish Home leader slams IDF decision to leave opening in wall protecting Beit El, aversion to demolishing terrorists' homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2018, 10:59 PM

Will Netanyahu veto bill expelling families of terrorists?

Ministers to debate Jewish Home-sponsored bill on Sunday that would allow Israel to deport the families of terrorists.Tzvi Lev, 12/15/2018, 7:47 PM

'French Aliyah - missed opportunity, will be corrected'

Minister Bennett at conference on French immigration: "From today, I intend to be the 'father' of the French Aliyah to Israel."Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2018, 1:53 PM

'My kids' lives matter more than theoretical preaching'

Education and Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett speaks to Jewish American media, defines BDS' goal - 'to destroy Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 4:27 PM

Bennett: Time to regulate Ofra

Education Minister says government refusal to demolish terrorist's homes, normalize lives of residents of Judea and Samaria encourage terrorArutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2018, 5:08 PM

'Immigration from France - a historic missed opportunity'

PM instructs Diapora Affairs Minister Bennett to formulate plan to increase immigration among Jews from France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2018, 1:50 PM

Bennett says Israel will destroy Lebanon if war breaks out

As Israel battles Hezbollah's tunnels, Bennett says that Lebanon will pay the price in the next war.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/7/2018, 11:34 AM

Bennett slams leftist MK: 'Michaeli lied'

Bennett slams MK Merav Michaeli for accusing Religious Zionist volunteers of 'brainwashing' secular schoolchildren.Tzvi Lev, 12/7/2018, 10:34 AM

Bennett slams Netanyahu over report mentioning his wife

'I married Gilat, a wonderful woman from a secular and ethical home, and together we made a wonderful Zionist, religious home.'Uzi Baruch, 12/5/2018, 9:40 PM

6,000 participate in first international Jewish People’s Parade

Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett: Today we are making history - Am Yisrael Chai.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2018, 6:39 PM

Zilber shows up, Bennett leaves

Jewish Home chairman keeps his word, walking out of cabinet meeting to protest presence of deputy attorney general.Ido Ben Porat, 12/2/2018, 2:54 PM

“I see myself As Prime Minister after the Netanyahu era”

Miniater Naftali Bennett speaks about the narrow coalition and try to make an order in the chaos in Israeli politics.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2018, 8:18 PM

'Netanyahu is in favor of a two-state-solution'

Bennett criticizes Netanyahu for supporting a Palestinian state, calls on Israel to annex Ma'ale Adumim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2018, 5:57 PM

'We'll continue starting revolutions - but only if we're strong'

Education Minister and Jewish Home Chair meets in his office with Judea and Samaria mayors: 'You're the right team to lead settlement.'Mordechai Sones, 11/29/2018, 3:28 PM