'We will study the peace plan out of respect for the US'

Minister Bennett addresses US administration's peace proposal. 'We will study any proposal in depth, but will insist on Israel's interests.'Hezki Baruch, 6/24/2018, 11:33 AM

Bennett proposes world Jewish singles' gathering

Education Minister devises new way to combat intermarriage.Mordechai Sones, 6/20/2018, 1:30 PM

Confrontations during evacuation of Netiv Ha'avot

Confrontation between youths and security forces in destruction of homes in Netiv Ha'avot; At least three arrested.Eliran Aharon, 6/12/2018, 12:57 PM

Bennett on Gaza: No free lunches

'We should not give gifts for free. Humanitarian aid in exchange for humanitarian aid.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2018, 11:21 AM

Infiltrators riot at old Tel Aviv central bus station

Bus window smashed during confrontation as result of stone-throwing, massive police forces return order to scene - until next incident.Mordechai Sones, 6/5/2018, 8:06 PM

Bennett: The brain is Iran and the hands are Hamas

'Israel in focused battle against octopus head in Iran maneuvering tentacles in Lebanon, Syria, and Gaza to harm State of Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 5/30/2018, 12:16 PM

'Rehabilitate Gaza - provided the boys return home'

Minister Bennett tours Gaza perimeter, refers to negotiations on possible 'hudna' and issue of Overrule Clause.Hezki Baruch, 5/24/2018, 1:52 PM

Universities will pass ethical code

Code establishes, among other things, that lecturers may not advocate a political position unnecessary to teach the subject of the course.Uzi Baruch, 5/23/2018, 6:53 PM

Bennett responds to satirical TV show: I am a proud Jew

Jewish Home Chairman responds to skit on 'Eretz Nehederet': 'Proud to be among the mezuzah-kissers and tefilin-layers.'Uzi Baruch, 5/17/2018, 8:48 AM

'Israel's policy: If one rises to kill you, kill him first'

'We are stronger and more determined than Iran,' Education Minister tells National Youth Council.Hezki Baruch, 5/9/2018, 11:49 AM

Bennett: The Persian people want to lead good lives

Education and Diaspora Affairs Minister at Arutz Sheva Conference: I back PM Netanyahu on every action he's taken vis-a-vis Iran in SyriaArutz Sheva Staff, 5/8/2018, 7:00 PM

Netanyahu hindering Overrule Clause

PM accuses party ministers of obstructing law. Jewish Home responds: Meanwhile our proposal only practical solution.Eliran Aharon, 5/7/2018, 7:08 PM

Bennett: I know of no other solution

Jewish Home Chair Minister Naftali Bennett addresses Overrule Clause, rejects claims legislation is 'extreme'.Mordechai Sones, 5/7/2018, 4:16 PM

Override Clause passes unanimously

Bill to curb power of Supreme Court passes unanimously in Ministerial Committee for Legislation.Uzi Baruch, 5/6/2018, 1:42 PM

Netanyahu tells ministers: We will support 'Override Clause'

PM explains at Likud ministers' meeting that he sought to postpone vote on clause to gain backing from all coalition factions.Uzi Baruch, 5/6/2018, 12:20 PM

Likud ministers will vote for 'Override Clause'

Despite PM's request to postpone vote for another week, Likud ministers expected to vote for legislation promoted by Bennett.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2018, 8:47 AM

Bennett insists High Court override bill will advance

Despite PM ordering Bennett, Shaked, to shelve High Court override bill, Bennett insists legislation will be voted on as planned.Tzvi Lev, 5/3/2018, 8:42 PM

Peace Now enraged over 'Bennett Regime'

Left furious at Finance Committee decision to transfer NIS 61 million for Judea and Samaria communities.Mordechai Sones, 5/2/2018, 6:37 PM

Bennett denies he ate non-kosher food

Education Minister clarifies he did not eat non-kosher food after allegations on social media caused a firestorm.Tzvi Lev, 4/29/2018, 9:58 AM

Bennett to advance Overrule Clause

Bill will be put to vote in Ministerial Legislation Committee next Sunday after Jewish Home members claim Netanyahu not promoting issue.Mordechai Sones, 4/22/2018, 1:51 PM

'Discussions won't remove the infiltrators'

Bennett responds to infiltrator release: 'Only determined action by Israeli government will result in infiltrators' departure from Israel.'Mordechai Sones, 4/15/2018, 1:51 PM

'Most important law in 20 years'

PM will bring to discussion in party leaders' forum tomorrow wide-reaching court overrule bill; Bennett welcomes: 'Expecting rapid advance.'Mordechai Sones, 4/10/2018, 10:38 PM

Bennett: You're sitting in Tel Aviv and condemning our soldiers?

Education Minister won't condemn video of sniper shooting rioter on Gaza border and the reactions after the shooting. 'I back all soldiers.'Yoni Kempinski, 4/10/2018, 8:16 AM

Law to bypass Supreme Court - next week

Jewish Home ministers announce they will advance legislation bypassing the Supreme Court so that Knesset can reenact anti-infiltration law.Uzi Baruch, 4/4/2018, 8:47 PM

Netanyahu pressures coalition to ok Supreme Court bypass law

Netanyahu to demand coalition factions support legislation including Supreme Court bypass; Bennett, Kahlon support proposal.Mordechai Sones, 4/3/2018, 10:43 PM

Bennett slams 'fake leadership'

Jewish Home Chairman attacks Liberman, Lapid's leadership, asserting that Draft Law crisis was 'fake.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2018, 3:19 PM

'Bennett is working to topple Netanyahu'

Likud hits back after Naftali Bennett accuses Netanyahu of seeking to bring down the government for his own benefit.Tzvi Lev, 3/11/2018, 11:06 AM

Bennett 'very optimistic'

Bennett: 'Next week we'll be able to solve Draft Law crisis.' Gafni: 'I could solve this within 10 minutes.'Hezki Baruch - Mordechai Sones, 3/7/2018, 12:15 PM

Bennett's 'diplomatic marathon' in Washington

'In the past two days, I have met with Republican and Democratic congressmen to advance Israel's security and political interests.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2018, 11:46 AM

'We must wage a campaign against the head of the octopus - Iran'

Ed. Minister Bennett speaks at Arutz Sheva's conference in J'lem, addressing recent incidents in southern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2018, 8:29 PM

'We don't always have to accept the US position'

Minister Bennett says he will clarify coordination with US over 'sovereignty.' 'US is our greatest friend, but it doesn't have veto power.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2018, 10:17 AM

Bennett: Those who act against us pay a price

Minister, member of Political Security Cabinet hints Russia cannot be relied upon in Syria. 'We'll protect ourselves with our own forces.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/11/2018, 9:18 AM

'Israel's schools will address Polish law about death camps'

Education Minister orders Israeli schools to cover the role of European nations in Holocaust. 'Many nations helped the Nazis murder Jews.'Hezki Baruch, 1/28/2018, 12:21 PM

Introducing the 'Anti-Semitism Cyber Monitoring System'

Ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Diaspora Affairs Ministry reveals new and unique platform to combat online anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2018, 2:22 PM

Bennett to Netanyahu: 'No more excuses'

Education Minister demands PM bring Defense Minister's proposal to normalize Havat Gilad to a vote at next cabinet meeting..Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 1/25/2018, 11:34 AM

Deputy FM rebuts campaign against infiltrator expulsion

'These comparisons simply demonize Israel; they aren't refugees and no one will lecture us on how to protect human rights.'Mordechai Sones, 1/24/2018, 10:42 AM

Bennett threatens Likud over 'Ariel University Bill'

Jewish Home Chairman says Ministerial Legislation Committee frozen until PM green lights law normalizing colleges in Judea, Samaria.Uzi Baruch, 1/10/2018, 6:43 PM

Likud's 'new leadership'

'Peace Now' activists adorn Likud headquarters in Tel Aviv with sign of protest: 'Bennett and Smotrich have taken control of Likud.'Yoni Kempinski, 1/4/2018, 9:43 AM

Left-wing Army Radio pundit: 'Bennett is a fascist'

Media figure Raanan Shaked blasts Bennett's program to encourage IDF enlistment, calls him 'fascist,' 'Benito.' Will Army Radio suspend him?Uzi Baruch, 1/3/2018, 8:57 PM

Jewish Home soars after Bennett's announcement

Poll following Jewish Home Chairman's statement of intention to run for PM shows his party receiving 20 seats if elections were held today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2017, 2:03 PM

'UN declarations encourage terrorism'

Naftali Bennett says UN decision rejecting Trump's Jerusalem recognition 'shows terrorists that they can succeed'.Tzvi Lev, 12/21/2017, 8:02 PM

Bennett backs Prime Minister: 'The facts are on his side'

Education Minister refers to Netanyahu attack on police, notes data he used was correct. 'I'm not Emily Post and don't deal in etiquette.'Mordechai Sones, 12/20/2017, 11:13 AM

Constitutional revolution would limit Supreme Court

Memorandum of proposed Basic Law on Legislation, limiting Court power to invalidate Knesset laws, publicized.Mordechai Sones, 12/19/2017, 6:56 PM

Approved: Five-year prison sentences for assaults on teachers

Bennett: 'Amendment to law reflects zero tolerance for violence in education system.'Mordechai Sones, 12/17/2017, 3:51 PM

'Better to have a united Jerusalem than be loved by Turkey'

Chairman of Jewish Home party not impressed by Turkish president's threat to cut diplomatic ties with Israel over US recognition of J'lem.Tal Polon, 12/5/2017, 1:28 PM

'The Jewish people experienced a quiet disaster'

Diaspora Affairs Minister Naftali Bennett announces that he will add NIS 50 million for a program aiming to strengthen Diaspora Jewry.Tzvi Lev, 11/27/2017, 4:24 PM

'Enemy shouldn't know our intentions'

Jewish Home Chairman responds to criticism of his remarks: 'Terrorists shouldn't hear what we did or didn't intend, terrorists should die.'Mordechai Sones, 11/1/2017, 9:46 AM

Liberman slams Bennett for 'harming Israel's security'

Defense Minister calls Bennett's rebuke of IDF spokesman for apologetic tone a 'blatant attack on the IDF and its commanders.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2017, 2:37 PM

1st pre-army Mechina for religious citizens from Israel & abroad

Minister Bennett during ceremony: 'We must learn from Diaspora Jewry on strengthening inner dialogue between different streams of Judaism.'Mordechai Sones, 10/30/2017, 10:57 PM

'There is a campaign to destroy Judaism'

Bennett: 'There is a group of people here who want to erase Jewish identity from the face of the earth.'Mordechai Sones, 10/24/2017, 8:47 PM

'More engineers, fewer attorneys'

Education Minister opens academic year at cabinet meeting praising new trend: 'We have fewer new lawyers and more engineers.'Mordechai Sones, 10/22/2017, 4:53 PM

'For about two years I didn't wear a kippah'

Naftali Bennett shares details of his personal life, including his decision to leave - then rejoin - the religious community.Tzvi Lev, 10/19/2017, 7:36 PM

Hamas slams Trump envoy Jason Greenblatt

Terror organization blasts US Envoy Jason Greenblatt after he says Hamas must disarm, abide by Quartet decisions, recognize Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2017, 6:11 PM

Bennett willing to give speech time to Opposition

At Jewish Home Conference held in Ramat Gan, Bennett calls on Opposition not to boycott Wednesday's Judea/Samaria jubilee celebration.Mordechai Sones, 9/26/2017, 9:36 PM

Bennett presents new English studies program

After upgraded mathematics program, Education Minister presents new goal: 70% of high school students to take English matriculation exam.Mordechai Sones, 8/30/2017, 1:24 PM

Eminent religious-Zionist Rabbi quits Jewish Home leadership

Jewish Home party presidium member Rabbi Yisrael Rosen announces leaving party because Bennett employs SSA spokeswoman.Mordechai Sones, 8/17/2017, 1:02 PM

Sa'ar at Mount Hevron: 'Region is a historical gem'

Gideon Sa'ar opens visit in ancient Susya, meets with residents. 'All Israeli students deserve to visit Mount Hevron.'Mordechai Sones, 8/14/2017, 6:20 PM