Jewish Home minister: Beard crisis is 'our job'"Matters such as these are painful and infuriating," said Minister Uri Ariel. "There is no place for them in the IDF."
Will Ofra be destroyed?One of the largest cities in Binyamin, Ofra, recently lost its zoning permit for large swaths of the city. Arutz Sheva went to find out why.
Jewish Home MK: No subsidy, no budgetMK Moti Yogev is championing tuition breaks for Religious Zionist schools. "The Jewish Home faction will pass this test."
Zionist union collapses to lowest level in pollOpposition party would lose two thirds of this strength in elections, drop from 24 to just 8 seats, lowest level for Labor in history.
Justice Minister: Government will surviveAt press conference, Ayelet Shaked touches on variety of topics, from the induction of Maale Adumim, to her possible defection to the Likud.
Core Curriculum Law cancelledA controversial counter-law now allows all Israeli schools - including haredi ones - to drop core subjects.
'This government desperately needs a vacation'Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon gives exasperated prescription to cure the ills of internally feuding government.
'Bennett and Shaked are the darlings of the left'War of words between Jewish Home, Likud heats up. 'Netanyahu is attacking us because he wants to bring in Labor'.
'Moving to the Likud? Nonsense'Justice Minister Shaked denies rumors she is planning to bolt Jewish Home for Likud. 'Bennett and I will enlarge party as much as possible.'
Rabbi Haim Amsalem joins Jewish Home partyRabbi Haim Amsalem, formerly of Shas and Am Shalem, joins Jewish Home. Says he was motivated by their concern for Sephardim.
Jewish Home ministers: Netanyahu surprised usJewish Home ministers admit they were surprised by Netanyahu's decision to approve hundreds of housing units for Arabs.
Smotrich: We need a new directionSmotrich warns Netanyahu that support for a Palestinian state is "fueling" terrorism.
'We need to have one united religious party'Tekuma faction looking for unity in national-religious camp - and elimination of party primaries.
Likud blasts Bennett over criticism of NetanyahuOfficials in the Likud outraged after Bennett criticizes Netanyahu for supporting a Palestinian state.
'No Palestinian state as long as we're around'Jewish Home chairman says he will work to bring down the government if it works towards establishing a Palestinian state.
Jewish Home 'killing hope' of a Palestinian stateSpecial UN envoy to Middle East fumes after Justice Minister pledges to block establishment of Palestinian state.
Ariel condemns Bennett for 'achieving nothing'Jewish Home minister slams party head for crisis with PM: 'what achievement, that the Security Council will do its job? All for headlines.'
Labor collapses to just 8 seats in latest pollLeft-wing plummets to all-time low in new poll, while Yesh Atid, UTJ, and Jewish Home surge.
Shaked: Security Cabinet reform could save livesJustice Minister notes the public benefits from recent government upheaval, despite falling-out between Netanyahu, Bennett.
Elders' Forum of Rabbis endorses BennettDeputy Defense Minister meets with Elders' Forum of National Religious Rabbis who expressed support for Bennett's demands to Netanyahu.
Jewish Home ultimatum a highly calculated moveMK Shuli Muallem-Refaeli reveals in a special interview that the decision to threaten to leave the coalition passed an internal vote.
Bennett: The Cabinet must stop being blindJewish Home chairman elaborates on his demand to improve the Security Cabinet, stresses he will not back down.
Jewish Home party rejects Netanyahu cabinet 'spin'PM's nod to demand by Education Min. Naftali Bennett to overhaul Security Cabinet rejected by Bennett's party as mere spin.
Will Bennett be fired?Political officials reportedly working on convincing Jewish Home to back Liberman's appointment as Defense Minister.
Negotiators claim coalition deal nearWith coalition negotiations on the verge of a final agreement, Jewish Home demands changes in security cabinet operations.
Could Jewish Home control Judea-Samaria?Original coalition agreements gave Deputy Defense Minister Ben-Dahan control over Civil Administration; Ya'alon ignored them.
Bennett gives up on Foreign MinistryIn response to source saying Yisrael Beytenu's entry will see Bennett as FM, Jewish Home announces it won't change any portfolios.
Zionist Union: Netanyahu scared of the Jewish HomeZionist Union officials say coalition talks with Netanyahu are stalled, claim he is scared of the "Smotriches" of Jewish Home.
Bennett, Liberman gain as Herzog plummets in pollNationalist camp surges in latest poll as Labor loses nearly half its seats. Likud led by Yaalon would face massive losses.
Haredi MK: I'm working to have Jewish Home removedFinance Committee chair blasts fellow UTJ MK for ties to Jewish Home.
PM offers Zionist Union nine gov't ministriesUnity gov't talks continue apace, as sources close to the prime minister say he's made a very generous offer to opposition leader Herzog.
Bennett: Netanyahu doesn't scare meJewish Home chief pledges to keep up the fight to maintain IDF presence in major Palestinian Authority cities, despite threats by Netanyahu.
Will Bennett be the next Prime Minister?Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked predicts Bennett will replace Netanyahu, adds ambition to chair Jewish Home.
Shaked: Incitement against Yaalon is very seriousJustice Minister denounces threats against Defense Minister, though insists they come from his own party.
Herzog: 'Preachy' Jewish Home should 'shut up'Zionist Union head criticizes MK of his own party for terror whitewash, but also condemns Jewish Home for its criticism.
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.'
'Israeli sovereignty to the Tigris and Euphrates'Jewish Home MK protests government and slams Herzog for his 'policy of withdrawal,' calls for annexation of Judea-Samaria.
Anger in Jewish Home: Women’s Day for Arabs only?Jewish Home activists walk out of Knesset event when they discover they had been duped into a radical leftist-Arab conference.
Poll: Israelis favor right-wing, religious parties63% of Israeli Jews identify with right-wing/religious parties, only 16% identify with Left; just 30% believe 'settlements' harm Israel.
Shaked rules out adoption of historic Levy ReportMinister says report defining Israel's Judea-Samaria presence as legal is 'impossible' now, says region's law enforcement is unbiased.
Ben-Dahan: Wording of 'suspension law' problematicRabbi Eli Ben-Dahan explains why Jewish Home backed down from support of a bill allowing for MKs to be suspended for misconduct.
Jewish Home won't support law to suspend MKsCiting 'troubling' language, Jewish Home announces it opposes Netanyahu-backed bill to suspend MKs for improper conduct.
MK Ariel: Reform prayer attacks 'Jewish tradition'Ahead of cabinet vote on allowing egalitarian prayer services at Kotel, Uri Ariel says initiative will only spur 'conflict and division.'
Jewish Home divided on Reform prayer at KotelUri Ariel blasts change to 'status quo' at Kotel while Bennett and Shaked appear primed to vote in favor of proposal to allow Reform prayer.
Bennett: Im Tirtzu campaign 'degrading'Jewish Home politicians denounce Im Tirtzu for video campaign attacking left-wing Israeli artists as 'foreign agents.'
PM to head ministerial committee on 'settlements'Judea-Samaria to remain under Defense Minister's authority despite protests from Jewish Home.
Ya'alon's adviser: Jewish Home is 'harmful'Defense Minister's senior political adviser takes to Twitter to blast Jewish Home amid a rift over Hevron eviction.
Jewish Home calls out Bennett on Hevron evictionParty's Samaria members ask 'is this government right-wing or leftist?,' demand Bennett take some action.
Bennett thanks party leaders for their support'Jewish Home hosts heads of party branches. Bennett: 'You are religious Zionists, not terrorists from Duma.'
Jewish Home MKs: Justice for ShakedMKs call to dismiss, rebuke HUJI professor for calling Justice Minister a 'neo-Nazi.'
Ariel calls Duma arsonists 'anarchists'Jewish Home minister responds to attack from Moshe Ya'alon: 'I don't think like' those who supported the Duma arson and murder.
Jewish Home & Tekuma headed for split?Ideological differences, including Bennett's condemnation of suspected Duma arsonists, at root of dispute between the aligned factions.
Bennett establishes 'first Arab college' in IsraelAt Jewish Home meeting, Education Min. announces academic college to 'keep leading' the work for Arab sector from his last gov't role.
MK Shuli Mualem visits Gush Katif Heritage CenterJewish Home MK Shuli Muallem visits Gush Katif museum, says lesson of expulsion is that 'giving up land to the enemy only destroys lives.'
Bennett supports students affected by terror waveEducation Minister Naftali Bennett takes 2,500 students from towns hit in the current wave of terror out for stimulating activities.
Bennett will return to the KnessetAvi Wortzman forgoes opportunity to return to Knesset after Magal resignation, paving way for Jewish Home chairman to retake his seat.
Justice Min. and Meretz MK nearly come to blowsAfter accusing Jewish Home of 'shooting prime ministers between the eyes,' Ayelet Shaked demands Ilan Gilon stop 'slandering' her party.