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Ya'alon vs Jewish Home: 'Unprecedented abandon'

Political football on shooting continues, as Defense Minister charges Bennett's party with 'populist, political campaign of incitement.'Ido Ben-Porat, 3/27/2016, 6:00 PM

Bennett faces off against Netanyahu, Ya'alon

Bennett slams comments by PM, defense minister regarding soldier who killed terrorist in Hevron. Netanyahu: Don't lecture me.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2016, 2:32 PM

'Israel will always be a home for you'

Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett visits Argentinian Jewish kids, compares bombings that struck in 90s and terror attacks in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2016, 11:03 AM

Israeli academics boycott 'settlements'

In an unprecedented move, over a thousand school faculty members boycott Ariel University 'since it's not in Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2016, 12:46 PM

Israel’s “right-wing” government

Is Israel's government right-wing or is it not? A look at facts on the ground. Ted Belman, 3/14/2016, 10:56 AM

Bennett: We can fight the Islamic Winter, and win

But Naftali Bennett warns the 'startup nation' risks being rendered powerless by its foes, unless it innovates strategically, and quick.Ari Soffer, 2/28/2016, 9:35 PM

Despite terror, Israel to let in more PA workers

Top security official confident plan to significantly increase number of PA Arab workers in Israel will be quickly approved.David Rosenberg, 2/23/2016, 10:29 AM

Labor MK doubles down on Sinai claim

MK Stav Shafir insists Naftali Bennett was wrong when he said Jewish history began in Jerusalem.Gil Ronen, 2/22/2016, 6:19 PM

MK claims Israelis came from Egypt

Labor MK Stav Shaffir tweeted that Bennett doesn't know history when he said that Israel began in Jerusalem.Raphael Poch, 2/22/2016, 2:18 PM

Government issues Ariel University financial boost

Finance Ministry allocates 86 million NIS, for an additional 110 million NIS to flagship Samaria institution since elections.Raphael Poch, 2/22/2016, 8:32 AM

Rabbi Piron: Good for you, Naftali Bennett

'Dealing with culture basket is right, proper. It gives weight, status to managers, allows cultural diversity,' says former Ed Min.Reut Hadar, 2/21/2016, 10:29 PM

Bennett claims IDF head backs Talmudic 'slogan'

In second attempt defending Eizenkot, Bennett 'backs' self-defense maxim - even though he said 'IDF can't talk in such slogans.'Reut Hadar, 2/21/2016, 6:10 PM

Six members of Council for Higher Education resign

Six members of the Council resigned on Sunday morning, in protest against dismissal of the Hagit Messer Yaron.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/21/2016, 10:53 AM

Bennett: Eizenkot ‘Talmudic’ comment misunderstood

Education Minister backs embattled IDF Chief of Staff following controversial comments on army's open-fire policies.David Rosenberg, 2/21/2016, 9:04 AM

Bennett: Israel isn't Vegas

Jewish Home minister promises to fight against Netanyahu's plan to build a casino in Eilat.Ido Ben Porat, 2/17/2016, 1:56 PM

Shaked: Bennett demands cabinet take polygraph

Following accusations that he had been leaking cabinet secrets, Bennett calls for entire cabinet to take polygraph.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 11:41 AM

Bennett backs prize for 'terror settlers' leftist

Bennett gives support for Israel Prize winner 'despite his opinions' - which include vows to obstruct IDF, barbs at 'poisonous occupation.'Ari Yashar, 2/15/2016, 5:13 PM

Bennett: Far-left activist is Israel Prize winner

Prof. Shulman, senior activist in radical Ta'ayush whose members admitted to getting Arab land sellers executed, gets prestigious prize.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2016, 10:23 PM

Bennett calls for 'autonomy on steroids'

Jewish Home leaders says Israel must annex Area C, enact a radical 'paradigm shift' in thinking to defeat enemies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2016, 2:05 PM

Bennett slams Netanyahu for fence-building

Jewish Home chair attacks PM's plan to surround Israel with fences, asserting Zionism should be based on Judaism not survival.Hezki Baruch, 2/9/2016, 7:12 PM

Labor coming together, though disagreements remain

MK Yossi Yonah welcomes Amir Peretz's return, still doesn't understand Herzog's vision, praises Bennett's education plan.Shimon Cohen, 2/9/2016, 7:52 AM

Bennett plan to act against tunnels rejected

Education Minister reportedly demanded that Israel take action against Hamas's terror tunnels, but Netanyahu and Ya'alon refused.Ido Ben Porat, 2/9/2016, 3:12 AM

Student IDF reservists to receive new benefits

MKs Ya'alon and Bennett approve benefits for students in reserve duty, including an increase for scholarships.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2016, 4:40 PM

Bennett: We came to lead

Bennett says religious Zionism must form the government, says 'we need everyone' including left-wing, haredim.Yoni Kempinski, 2/8/2016, 2:53 PM

Bennett's solution: Double Arab entry permits

Bennett calls on Cabinet to add 100,000 Arab workers, claiming financial incentives will quell terror and those with permits don't attack.Ari Yashar, 2/8/2016, 8:12 AM

Herzog: Bennett would love to kill two-state idea

Opposition chairman attacks government as Labor convention approves his separation plan.Hezki Baruch, 2/8/2016, 3:12 AM

Uproar as Arab MKs meet terrorists' families

Netanyahu promises repercussions, Liberman calls to expel 'terrorist' MKs from Israel, while Bennett says 'Arab public better than them.'Hezki Baruch, 2/4/2016, 8:06 PM

Bennett: Im Tirtzu campaign 'degrading'

Jewish Home politicians denounce Im Tirtzu for video campaign attacking left-wing Israeli artists as 'foreign agents.'Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 1/28/2016, 3:08 PM

2015 Anti-Semitism report presented to government

Main focus highlights spread of radical Islam, refugee crisis and immigrants, calls for Israeli boycott and rise of the extreme right.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2016, 4:32 PM

Fallout over Ya'alon's eviction of Hevron Jews

Ya'alon defends action against 'squatters' - Jews who bought 2 homes, coalition members in uproar, Bennett told to act.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2016, 12:38 PM

Jewish Home calls out Bennett on Hevron eviction

Party's Samaria members ask 'is this government right-wing or leftist?,' demand Bennett take some action.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2016, 10:00 AM

'Terrorist should end up with bullet between eyes'

Likud MK Yoav Kish attacks Bennett for criticism of Defense Minister, asserts terror wave won't be solved with military operation.Hezki Baruch, 1/20/2016, 7:56 PM

Israel needs 'deep conversation' about security

Bennett responded to accusations leveled against him for comments yesterday; 'we need an in depth conversation.'Hezki Baruch, 1/20/2016, 3:48 PM

Bennett: Ya'alon is a 'failed defense minister'

In move analysts see as attempt to assert himself as right-wing alternative, Bennett accuses PM of flowing along with Ya'alon's failings.Cynthia Blank, 1/19/2016, 9:46 PM

PM's associates accuse Bennett of stealing ideas

Following Jewish Home chair's remarks at INSS conference Tuesday, sources close to PM say his ideas were taken from Cabinet meetings.Cynthia Blank, 1/19/2016, 3:46 PM

Otniel schoolkids tell Bennett: We are not afraid!

Watch: Education Minister dedicates two new kindergartens in Otniel, days after murder of Dafna Meir; 'We will keep building!'Ari Soffer, 1/19/2016, 1:39 PM

Bennett: Real threat to Israel is complacency

Education Minister at INSS conference: F35 planes don't help against Hamas digging tunnels. What good are guns when your hands are tied?Yoni Kempinski, 1/19/2016, 10:38 AM

Bennett eulogizes Dafna: 'So much light'

Education Minister: 'We are facing human monsters. If we were not so sad, we would pity them.'Gil Ronen, 1/18/2016, 2:35 PM

Foreign Ministry workers threaten Naftali Bennett

Jewish Home head angers Foreign Ministry workers with hint they're not patriotic. They respond: 'We won't work with Bennett.'Uzi Baruch, 1/16/2016, 6:56 PM

'Extremists want to take us down with them'

Naftali Bennett gave a lecture at the Peres Academic Center. ‘Sane forces need to step up and lead - both on the right and left’Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/14/2016, 6:01 PM

'Chief of Staff tries to reduce rabbis' influence'

Survey finds national-religious Israelis expect Jewish Home party to support Jewish identity in IDF.Yedidya Ben-Or, 1/14/2016, 11:57 AM

Is the coalition headed towards another crisis?

Kahlon and Bennett reportedly oppose Netanyahu's plan to appoint two more Likud ministers.Haim Lev, 1/11/2016, 1:44 AM

Weizmann Institute 'worried' by Bennett

In letter to Education Minister, Weizmann professors tell Bennett they are worried by his meddling in Council of Higher Education.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 1/10/2016, 12:10 PM

Which minister are Israelis most satisfied with?

Special Channel 2 poll discovers what Israelis think about the job the current government ministers are doing.Ben Ariel, 1/10/2016, 1:58 AM

Ministers under fire for accident comments

Leftist politicians accuse Bennett and Erdan of using rampant car accidents to 'justify' government's failure in dealing with terrorism.Cynthia Blank, 1/4/2016, 3:48 PM

Bennett secures budget increase for Hesder

In ongoing battle with haredi party UTJ, Bennett emerges with 40 percent increase over 2012 budget.Raphael Levi, 1/4/2016, 12:33 PM

Bennett send T.A. children to school

The Minister of Education asked parents in Tel Aviv to send their children to school today, even though Melhem has not been apprehended.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2016, 9:50 AM

Bennett jogs through streets of Tel Aviv

Minister of Education ran three miles through the streets of Tel Aviv, reaching the scene of the shooting attack on Dizengoff Street.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2016, 9:38 PM

Bennett: Arabs aren't to blame for terror, we are

Jewish Home chair condemns Netanyahu's criticism of Arab sector after Tel Aviv shooting, says 'the state has failed the Arabs.'Ari Yashar, 1/3/2016, 4:38 PM

Bennett leads anti-terror jog in Tel Aviv tonight

Education Minister will show Jews cannot be cowed, by jogging through city as terrorist manhunt goes on. Public is invited to join.Gil Ronen, 1/3/2016, 1:00 PM

Education Ministry backs away from novel ban

Education Ministry says Dorit Rabinyan's novel can now be studied in advanced literature classes, but not as part of general curriculum.Ben Ariel, 1/1/2016, 12:15 AM

Controversial poet: Bennett is a 'moron'

Israeli authors associated with the Left in a fury over Education Ministry's decision to ban novel depicting Arab-Jewish love story.Uzi Baruch, 12/31/2015, 8:52 AM

Left outraged as Bennett backs novel ban

Leftist MKs condemn Education Ministry's ban of novel depicting Arab-Jewish love. Minister Bennett: I back the professional echelon.Hezki Baruch, 12/31/2015, 5:13 AM

Bennett thanks party leaders for their support'

Jewish Home hosts heads of party branches. Bennett: 'You are religious Zionists, not terrorists from Duma.'Ido Ben-Porat, 12/29/2015, 7:51 AM

Jewish Home MKs: Justice for Shaked

MKs call to dismiss, rebuke HUJI professor for calling Justice Minister a 'neo-Nazi.'Hezki Baruch, 12/28/2015, 7:24 PM

Labor MK says 'terrorist' serving as Bennett aide

Yoel Hasson blasts Jewish Home chairman for inconsistency, calls on him to condemn 'Jewish terror' closer to home.Cynthia Blank, 12/28/2015, 7:14 PM

Security around Bennett beefed up

Personal security for Jewish Home chairman increased following his remarks against the Duma arson suspects.Hezki Baruch, 12/27/2015, 4:03 AM