Rabbis urge Netanyahu to promote 'Torah Study Law'

Religious Zionist rabbis call on PM to push bill enshrining Torah study as 'basic value', protecting army deferments for yeshiva students.Mordechai Sones, 2/13/2018, 6:17 PM

Yesh Atid proposes new haredi draft law

Yesh Atid submits new bill expanding draft of haredi men, limiting exemptions given to yeshiva students.Tzvi Lev, 2/1/2018, 6:48 PM

New law: Allow PM to declare war without government approval

Netanyahu promoting amendment which would allow him to declare war without prior government approval.Ben Ariel, 8/14/2017, 5:12 AM

Netanyahu: No intention to resign

Coalition Chairman says PM not involved in submarine and Bezeq affairs; Netanyahu did not intend to resign even in case of indictment.Mordechai Sones, 7/17/2017, 6:21 PM

They speak about nationalism and oppose the Nationality Law?

Prime Minister criticizes opposition leader who spoke in Knesset against the Nationality Law: 'Go figure'.Mordechai Sones, 5/8/2017, 9:49 PM

Yesh Atid Takes on Netanyahu in High Court

Yesh Atid argues Basic Law: The Government renders PM's control of Foreign, Health and Communications Ministries illegal.Cynthia Blank, 7/12/2015, 1:03 PM

'Life Without Parole' Bill Approved in Second, Third Readings

Bill to prevent more terrorist releases passes after months of controversy; law limits 'prisoner swap' releases.Tova Dvorin, 11/3/2014, 9:09 PM

Govt. Set to Discuss 'Jewish National Homeland' Law

A new law codifies the status of the State of Israel as the National Homeland of the Jewish People.Yaakov Levi, 6/5/2014, 12:33 PM

Report: Netanyahu Promises Talmud Will Be Israeli Law

Netanyahu tells Likud hareidi leader Hebrew calendar will be official calendar of state in new Basic Law, Jewish law basis of legal system.Ari Yashar, 5/9/2014, 9:49 AM

'It is Impossible to Have a Bi-National State'

PM vows to defend 'the right to settle in the Land of Israel' in new Basic Law to make Israel a Jewish nation-state.Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2014, 1:02 PM

Tzipi Livni 'Will Oppose Defining Israel as Jewish Nation-State'

Mixed reactions to Prime Minister's proposal to propose new Basic Law, as Justice Minister vows to oppose it.Ari Soffer, 5/1/2014, 6:20 PM

PM to Submit Basic Law Defining Israel as Jewish Nation-State

Bibi calls out those who use 'demographic threat' to urge concessions in Judea-Samaria, but oppose defining Israel as Jewish.Ari Soffer, 5/1/2014, 4:44 PM

Left Opposes National Referendum on Territorial Concessions

Leftist MKs open fire on National Referendum Bill being voted on this week, which would let public vote on withdrawals.Ari Yashar, 3/10/2014, 12:19 PM

Referendum Law Approved for Second and Third Readings

Law which would require Knesset majority approval to give away land is a step closer to becoming a Basic Law.Tova Dvorin, 2/12/2014, 5:39 PM

Basic Law Amendment 'Inspired' By Declaration of Independence

There is no contradiction between amendment to Basic Law, affirming state's Jewish identity, and democratic values, says Zionist think-tank.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 5:08 PM

Elections Will Extend Tal Law into December

Early elections will mean the Tal Law will stand until 90 days into the next Knesset.Gabe Kahn, 5/2/2012, 9:10 PM