National Union bypasses haredim from the right

Faction demands PM act to enable independent legal representation for rabbinate in High Court hearing on Kotel issue.Mordechai Sones, 6/19/2017, 10:57 PM

She stopped the terrorist despite her injuries

President Reuven Rivlin awards the "Heroism Award" to a young woman who killed a terrorist who carried out a stabbing attack in Ariel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2017, 9:43 AM

'He was an exemplary family man'

One of the two fatalities in deadly Samaria bus accident ID'd as driver, Avishai Kroani, father of five from Ariel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2017, 8:52 AM

Resident of Ariel killed in South Africa

Yitzhak Katzin of Ariel killed in a parachute accident near Pretoria, South Africa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2016, 11:32 PM

Talk17 to bring Judea and Samaria's message to the world

American Friends of Ariel is launching a new platform – Talk17 – for sharing the perspectives of Jews from Judea, Samaria, and Jerusalem.Shlomo Vile, 12/7/2016, 12:53 PM

Father afraid for missing toddler's fate, police turn him away

A toddler and his divorced mother disappeared 40 days ago. Police told Ariel, the child's father, that they cannot legally help him.Rachel Kaplan, 8/12/2016, 2:01 PM

Agriculture Minister: End of Samaria water crisis in sight

Minister Uri Ariel was proud to report that the Ariel 1 pumping site is up and running, bringing water to a parched Samaria.Rachel Kaplan, 8/4/2016, 10:02 PM

End of the Samaria water crisis?

Water Minister Yuval Steinitz describes the emergency measures taken to break the water crisis in Samaria.Rachel Kaplan and Shimon Cohen, 7/28/2016, 10:00 PM

Palestinians call to boycott Ariel University

A Palestinian official called to boycott academic institutions that function in the settlements at a Brussels conventionDalit Halevy, 7/14/2016, 1:05 PM

Man who filmed terror attempt: You don't see that every day

Netanel Peretz's camera captured terrorist trying to stab soldiers; 'Gov't is doing nothing; see for yourselves what we're dealing with.'Shai Landesman, 7/6/2016, 12:49 PM

Watch: Soldiers shoot down terrorist in attempted attack

Terrorist lunged at Givati Brigade soldiers guarding bus stop near Barkan, west of Ariel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2016, 10:07 PM

Attempted terror attack near Ariel

A female terrorist neutralized near Ariel in Samaria after reportedly attempting to stab Israelis.David Rosenberg, 7/5/2016, 6:33 PM

Samaria medical center to 'build bridges of trust'

Ariel University school of Health Sciences to sponsor Jewish-Palestinian center; move hailed by President Rivlin, Education Min. Bennett.Tova Dvorin, 5/31/2016, 6:11 PM

Terror attack near Ariel

Terrorists stab female soldier near the entrance to Ariel; both terrorists eliminatedDavid Rosenberg, 3/17/2016, 11:20 AM

Stabbing attempt in western Samaria

Arab terrorist launches stabbing attempt on soldier near the Azuya Bridge, gets shot dead.Ari Yashar, 3/9/2016, 9:53 AM

'You could have woken up with an MK held hostage in Ramallah'

MKs blast dangers of discrimination against Jews in Judea, Samaria in terms of cell phone access, noting potential disasters.David Rosenberg, 2/15/2016, 9:18 PM

Watch: Late Ariel Mayor commemorated

The Ron Nachman Legacy Center, named after the founding mayor of Ariel, officially opens.Yoni Kempinski, 1/18/2016, 3:42 AM

'I emptied the magazine into him, he kept on charging'

Security guard Katya Sohet tells a story of heroism after she and another guard killed a terrorist at Ariel.Yoni Kempinski, 12/24/2015, 9:44 PM

'We have no weapons... we're like ducks in a shooting gallery'

Employees at factories in Ariel Industrial Park fear an even worse repeat of stabbing attack on Wednesday morning.Benny Tucker, 12/24/2015, 2:18 PM

MK Oren Hazan May Be Prosecuted for Assault

Police recommend the freshman Likud MK be indicted for allegations he assault a municipal worker in Ariel.Yedidyah Ben Or, 9/1/2015, 7:56 PM

Water Shutoffs Have Ariel Residents Hot and Bothered

Extreme heat and doubled water usage places undue strain on Ariel's water systems, leading to shutoffs at the worst of times.Talia Blatman, 8/4/2015, 5:32 PM

'Casino' MK Questioned Over Fight Over Taxes, Police Say

MK Oren Hazan was questioned for five hours over allegations that he attacked Ariel city officials.Moshe Cohen, 8/2/2015, 9:47 PM

Assault Investigation Reopened Against MK Oren Hazan

Hazan, Ariel city manager and mayor accused of physical altercation in 2010.Ido Ben-Porat, 6/16/2015, 12:10 PM

Videos Illustrate Why Samaria Jews Want Separate Buses

Rosa Parks has nothing to do with it. Videos illustrate that Arab laborers fill up the bus, leaving Jews no transport solution.Gil Ronen, 5/20/2015, 9:18 PM

Avi Zimmerman Takes Ariel's Case to the World

Meet the executive director of the Ariel Foundation, who tells Ariel's story to people all over the world.Judy Simon, 5/8/2015, 2:13 AM

Court: Absentee Property Law Kosher, But Avoid If Possible

The Absentee Property Law applies in Arab neighborhoods of Jerusalem, the High Court ruled - but it should be used only when necessary.Moshe Cohen, 4/15/2015, 10:31 PM

Iconic 'Leftist' Kibbutz Folk Band Performs in Ariel

Iconic Israeli band associated with socialist kibbutz movement surprises by performing for elderly in Samaria, over the 'green line.'Ido Ben-Porat, Ari Yashar, 1/1/2015, 6:28 PM

Terror Attack Thwarted Near Ariel

Arab driver attempts to run over IDF soldier near Ariel; no injuries reported.Uzi Baruch, 9/11/2014, 8:59 PM

Ariel Residents Warn of Danger Presented by PA Workers

Residents of Ariel protest over the danger presented by Arab workers who used the public buses for Jews living in Samaria.Yoni Kempinski, 9/5/2014, 2:12 AM

Ariel to Host Hundreds of Residents Fleeing Rocket Fire

University of Ariel, Ariel Municipality arrange for accommodations, activities for southern Israeli families.Ido Ben-Porat, Tova Dvorin, 8/25/2014, 8:06 PM

Leftist Professor Says Jewish Home MKs 'Worse than Le Pen'

Professor Ze'ev Sternhel on Thursday said that Naftali Bennett and Uri Ariel were 'the most dangerous people' in Israel.Yaakov Levi, 8/7/2014, 5:15 PM

Stabbing Attack Prevented Near Ariel

Security forces foil a stabbing attack at Tapuach Junction in Samaria.Ari Yashar, 4/15/2014, 8:08 PM

Ariel: Make Sure All Israelis Get Apt. VAT Discount

Housing Minister Uri Ariel on Tuesday said that he would support eliminating VAT for first-time apartment buyers, provided it applied to allDavid Lev, 3/18/2014, 3:48 PM

Public Opinion Key to Keeping Judea and Samaria, Experts Say

Ahead of Thursday's academic conference on the Disengagement, and in light of peace talks, experts note the power of the public eye.Tova Dvorin, 2/25/2014, 11:11 AM

Over 15,000 March to Demand E1 Building

Thousands of Israelis march to demand that the gov't begin building in Jerusalem's Mevasseret Adumim area, also known as E1.David Lev, 2/13/2014, 5:57 PM

Samaria Mixed Buses 'Pressure Cooker About To Blow'

Knesset committee discusses the danger faced by Samaria residents since Arab undocumented workers allowed on buses.Ari Yashar, 1/21/2014, 7:01 PM

Labor Party Head Not Opposed to Land Swaps

Opposition leader Yitzchak Herzog said that he would not be opposed to the principle of a “land swap” with a Palestinian entity.David Lev, 1/9/2014, 12:55 PM

Ariel Students, Residents Launch Campaign Against Likud

Residents of Judea/Samaria city launch web campaign against party, after Transportation Ministry refuses to fix bus crisis.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2013, 1:59 PM

Police to Compensate Family over Arrest of Minor

Court orders police to pay damages to Jewish family in Samaria, after prolonged detention of child without informing parents.Tova Dvorin, 12/16/2013, 6:35 PM

Ariel Youth Movement 'Floods' Paths of the Patriarchs

Over a thousand girls from the Ariel movement came to the land of Netzer to renew the pioneering enterprise of the land of Israel.Kochava Rozenbaum, 9/18/2013, 8:31 AM

Temple Mount: Arabs Pelt Jewish Visitors with Stones

Police forces enter Temple Mount compound immediately after Muslims began throwing rocks at Jewish visitors.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/4/2013, 11:03 AM

Ignoring Details, Peres Says Oslo Was a 'Great Idea'

1,500 Israelis have been killed by terrorists since the signing of the Oslo Accords, but Shimon Peres still thinks they were a great ideaDavid Lev, 9/2/2013, 11:12 AM

MK: McDonalds Franchise Owner 'Defeatist Leftist'

MK Miri Regev (Likud) blasts franchise owner Omri Padan over “hypocritical, ugly” boycott of Ariel.Gil Ronen, 6/29/2013, 10:49 PM

Ariel Mayor: McDonald's Will Only Hurt Itself

Fast food chain McDonald’s is the biggest loser from its own decision to boycott the city of Ariel, says Mayor Eliyahu Shviro.Elad Benari, 6/28/2013, 6:42 AM

McDonald’s Israel Decides to Boycott Ariel

The owner of rights to the McDonald’s franchise in Israel refuses to open a store in Ariel, over the ‘green line.’Maayana Miskin, 6/26/2013, 12:10 PM

MK, Residents: Gate to Ariel Must Not Close

Plan to close an entrance to Ariel, Samaria's largest city, will not only inconvenience residents but put them at risk, MK warns.Maayana Miskin, 2/26/2013, 12:28 PM

Ron Nachman to Receive Israel Prize Posthumously

Former Ariel Mayor Ron Nachman is to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award on Israel Independence Day.David Lev, 2/17/2013, 5:46 PM

Video: Friends Eulogize Ariel Mayor

Avi Zimmerman and Heather Johnston, representatives of two organizations that contribute to Ariel, eulogize its mayor Ron Nachman.Yoni Kempinski, 1/22/2013, 3:15 AM

PM: 'I Swear the Tree Planted in Ariel Will Never Be Uprooted'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu eulogized Ariel Mayor Ron Nachman, calling him 'a perfect example of a mayor, a builder of a city'David Lev, 1/20/2013, 4:26 PM

Coalition Gov't Remembers Ariel Mayor Ron Nachman

Israel’s coalition government Sunday remembered Ariel Mayor Ron Nachman, 70, who succumbed over the weekend after a long battle with cancer.Chana Ya'ar, 1/20/2013, 2:18 PM

Ariel Mayor Ron Nachman Dies at 70

Ariel mayor Ron Nachman died on Friday at age 70 after a long battle with cancer.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/18/2013, 8:19 PM

Education Minister Visits Ariel After Recognition

"I call on the heads of the other universities to embrace their little sister Ariel," says Education Minister Gidon Sa'ar.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 1/3/2013, 4:43 AM

Barak Grants Ariel College Full-Fledged University Status

Ehud Barak confirmed a government decision to officially recognize the Ariel University Center of Samaria as a full-fledged university. Rachel Hirshfeld, 12/24/2012, 10:36 PM

Experts: Ariel Set for More Growth, Thanks to its University

Ariel is a great place to invest, real estate experts say.David Lev, 9/14/2012, 5:45 AM

Bar Ilan Withdraws Support from Motion Against Ariel Recognition

Bar Ilan University withdraws support from a motion to the Supreme Court against the decision to recognize the Ariel University Center.Elad Benari, 8/28/2012, 2:15 AM

University Heads to IDF: Don't Approve Ariel as University

In a last-ditch effort, presidents of universities ask the head of Central Command not to approve Ariel's recognition.Elad Benari, 8/8/2012, 4:14 AM