Rabbi: Why Were Snow Plows Operated on Shabbat?Jerusalem Chief Rabbi Aryeh Stern on Sunday expressed his “extreme disappointment” over the operation of snow plows on Shabbat.
Barkat Turns Strategic Area into a LandfillCouncilman King slams Barkat for reneging on campaign promise, getting approval to turn area key to capital's growth into a garbage dump.
Barkat: Jerusalem Understands Paris' PainDuring a phone call Thursday with Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat expresses condolences and support.
Barkat Pleads with Residents: Take ResponsibilityAs snowstorm looms, Jerusalem Mayor says this time the city is prepared; entrances/ exits will be closed as soon as snow piles up.
Bibi to Make Barkat Jerusalem Affairs MinisterAgreement reportedly reached giving Barkat Jerusalem Affairs Minister; Councilman King promises coalition coup and explains why.
New Jerusalem Unity Prize in Memory of Slain TeensPrizes of up to 100,000 shekels o be awarded for initiatives promoting unity within the Jewish community.
J'lem Municipality Hands Out Free Christmas TreesJewish capital? Councilman King notes 'no free hanukkiyot,' and wishes rabbis who supported Mayor Barkat 'merry Christmas.'
Jerusalem to Invest Millions in Har HomaDevelopment project to rehabilitate Har Homa neighborhood to be implemented within weeks, include parks, roads, green spaces.
Fire in Kindergarten in Alleged 'Price Tag' AttackBilingual kindergarten set alight, emblazoned with anti-Arab graffiti; attack evokes strong condemnations from leftists, Ministers, MKs.
Barkat Admits 'Security Eroded in Jerusalem''We've gone through worse,' says Barkat of terror wave, commits to discriminatory 'status quo' on Temple Mount forbidding Jewish prayer.
Erdan: Expel Jerusalem Arabs Involved in ViolenceInterior Minister says he is examining the possibility of revoking residency permits of those involved in terrorism, incitement.
Jerusalem Mayor: We Will Not Surrender to TerrorNir Barkat promises to do 'everything in our power' to return security, vows to 'stand strong and defend our city' after massacre.
Jerusalem Mayor Cancels Visit to LondonJerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat cancelled a previously scheduled visit to London, in light of tense atmosphere in capital city.
Nir Barkat: PA Trying to Create Havoc in JerusalemJerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat tells Arutz Sheva Palestinian Authority incitement to blame for ongoing deadly violence.
Aharonovich at Attack Scene Warns: 'Not the Last'Interior Security minister says security can't be achieved by given time limit, Bennett: 'Abbas drove the death car in Jerusalem.'
Push to Reroute J'lem Light Rail Due to ViolenceFormer mayoral candidate furious after proposal to reroute rail stricken from agenda, says 90K people should have access to transport.
Jerusalem: Surveillance Balloons to Fight TerrorMunicipality responds to 'silent intifada' from the air, with new unit to locate riots and attacks which have exploded recently.
Islamists Angry Over Barkat's Temple Mount VisitIslamic Waqf says Nir Barkat 'didn't coordinate' his visit with them, as radical groups condemning him for 'storming' the site.
Mayor Barkat Tours Temple MountJerusalem mayor gets an up close look at the police's preparations for Muslim rioting. Muslim women accompany him with frenzied shouting.
Barkat: Enough is Enough, Violence Must End NowJerusalem Mayor calls for the restoration of quiet in Jerusalem, says Israel must act decisively, deploy more police to Arab areas.
Jerusalem Councilman: Terrorists Are Roaming FreeJerusalem Councilman and former mayoral candidate Moshe Lion calls for the restoration of law and order following terrorist attack.
'2 Eternal Nations' Meet at Japanese Culture WeekThough separated by thousands of miles, Japan and Israel are closer than you might think; Mayor Barkat lauds ties at fascinating event.
Watch: Light Rail Guards Get Tough on SuspectsCeaseless loud wailing did not help two Arab suspects who attacked Light Rail security guards.
Jerusalem Mayor Kisses Gerrer Hassid by MistakeNir Barkat was not aware that the Gerrer (Gur) hassidic sect forbids men from kissing each other. He asked: 'What are they, Muslims?'
Bibi 'Banged Angrily on Table' over J'lem RiotsJerusalem Mayor wants police to go on offensive, says prime minister 'banged angrily on the table' during security meeting over Arab riots.
MK Fumes at Policy 'Supporting Terror' in J'lemAyelet Shaked fires at Israel police for 'giving terrorists a boost' by closing Temple Mount to Jews.
Barkat: Formula One an Answer to CriticismJerusalem Mayor: Second annual Formula One is especially important now that Israel is facing criticism over construction in its capital.
Jerusalem Celebrates Japanese CultureMunicipality to hold week-long events celebrating Japanese cuisine, martial arts, music and movies as two nations strengthen ties.
Formula One Race Set to Excite, Clog JerusalemMunicipality urges residents to use the Light Rail for transport Monday and Tuesday, as many roads will be closed.
Barkat Tells Netanyahu 'Silent Intifada' Must EndIn letter to PM, Jerusalem mayor charges interior security minister with abandoning security in the capital.
Police Hushing Up Light Rail TerrorJerusalem Police tell Light Rail operator not to inform the public of rock attacks on its lines, unless it receives police approval.
Annual 'Unity' Prize in Memory of the Three TeensJerusalem Mayor and the parents of the murdered youths announce a new generous annual prize highlighting efforts for national unity.
Netanyahu and Barkat's 'Jerusalem Disengagement'Councilman Arieh King exposes 'de facto division' of the capital, with all the figures behind his prediction of an Arab majority by 2030.
J'lem Mayor: Don't Talk So Much about TerrorismNir Barkat wants media discussion of daily terror attacks against Jews in the capital to stop, says it hurts business and cultural life.
Barkat Promises 'Zero Tolerance' on Arab RiotingJerusalem's Mayor pledges to combat rioting as violence continues to rise - but critics say local authorities not doing enough.
Jerusalem Mayor's Arab Building Spree ExposedCouncilman Aryeh King says Barkat giving green light to legal and illegal Arab building, Church control over King David's Tomb.
Call to Cut Jerusalem Arab Housing PlanFormer mayoral candidate Moshe Leon demands re-debate on plan threatening demographic balance and giving 'prize' to illegal Arab building.
New Sports Stadium in J'lem Aims to Boost Tourism480 million shekel spent on Hapayis Hall; Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat says city is 'back to leading Israel as the center of culture.'
Councilman Dismissed After Opposing Arab Building'Leftist' Mayor Barkat dismisses Aryeh King for petitioning housing plans he charges threaten balance of capital.
Jerusalem Embraces Immigrants at 'The Event'Mayor Nir Barkat and organizer sit down with Arutz Sheva to discuss massive event for English and French speaking olim.
Arab Teen's Murder Criminal, not Nationalistic?Ex-police official says teen's murder likely inside job, condemns 'irresponsible' reaction of officials blaming Jews.
Jerusalem of Gold - Holy City Decks Out in LightWatch the Old City transformed into sparkling interactive light displays, as annual Festival of Light opens.
PM Promises 'Jerusalem Will Never Be Divided'Rebuffing international pressure, Netanyahu vows to keep Jerusalem united on Jerusalem Day; Barkat: Jerusalem 'Israel's soul.'
47 Years Since Six Day War, Jerusalem Leads Israel47th Jerusalem Day begins, stats show city leads Israel in hi-tech, immigration, and hope.
Barkat: PM Caved in, Betrayed JerusalemNir Barkat accuses the Prime Minister of caving in to bureaucrats, 'betraying Jerusalem' by delaying move until 2018.
'I Won't Greet Pope Till He Returns Treasures'Councilman King announces he will not join Jerusalem officials welcoming Pope, unless 'he returns Jewish treasures from Vatican basement.'
Wounded Soldier Inspires at Memorial Day Ceremony"Always move forward," says Ahiya Klein, who nearly lost his sight in a clash with terrorists in Gaza.
Jerusalem Mayor in D.C. to Preserve Holy CityNir Barkat speaks to top Congressman, AIPAC, other dignitaries about the need to prevent the partition of Jerusalem.
Barkat: 'Sunshine' is Best Antidote to CorruptionJerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat is the heir of an odd legacy: The people who preceded him in office are both convicted felons.
Kenyan Runner Wins Jerusalem MarathonRoland Kimeli Kurgat beats previous record by 19 seconds. Mayor Nir Barkat praises large turnout.
J'lem Councilmen Call For Two Zionist Chief RabbisKing and Shkedi opposed Mayor Barkat's 'deal' to balance Zionist rabbi with Shas hareidi candidate, call to seize 'one-time opportunity.'
Over 25,000 Run in Jerusalem MarathonRoads closed throughout the Holy City Friday as runners race to compete in fourth annual event.
Agreement Advances Jerusalem Chief Rabbi ElectionsMayor Barkat and Deputy Religious Affairs Minister arrange selection of voting body; ten years since last Chief Rabbi in city.
Netanyahu's Inaction on Hadassah 'Disappointing'Deputy Mayor of Jerusalem says political considerations have no place in matters of life and death.
Jerusalem Mayor Calls for New Chief RabbisNir Barkat says the capital needs its own Sephardic, Ashkenazic Chief Rabbis; positions should be split between hareidi, religious-Zionist.
Meretz: Keep Rabbi Eliyahu Out of JerusalemMeretz is conducting a campaign aimed at preventing Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu from being a candidate for Jerusalem Chief Rabbi
J'lem Gas Explosion: 'All Will Be Investigated''Supergas' technician arrested for questioning; he had been called to the building in the evening before the blast.