'We need to have one united religious party, sans primaries'

Tekuma faction looking for unity in national-religious camp - and elimination of party primaries.Hezki Baruch, 6/22/2016, 4:48 PM

Jewish Home and Tekuma headed for split?

Ideological differences, including Bennett's condemnation of suspected Duma arsonists, at root of dispute between the aligned factions.Hezki Baruch, 12/23/2015, 10:58 PM

Activists send 'ISIS wine' from Golan Heights to EU envoy

In protest of decision to label Jewish 'settlement' products, Tekuma tells EU envoy to beware Golan turning into 'ISIS-controlled Jawlan.'Cynthia Blank, 11/19/2015, 1:24 PM

Tekuma Central Committee Ready to Walk if 'Red Lines' Not Met

Furious Central Committee members say meeting must be convened immediately to determine red lines for coalition, before it is too late.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 4/30/2015, 1:22 PM

Tekuma: Judea and Samaria Construction is Our 'Red Line'

If Bibi does not commit to massive building in Judea-Samaria, Jewish Home should not join the government, says MK Ariel's faction.Moshe Cohen, 4/29/2015, 5:09 PM

'Split in Jewish Home? No Chance'

Minister Uri Ariel says reports that his faction is threatening to leave the Jewish Home were reporters' 'invention.'Gil Ronen, 3/22/2015, 4:52 PM

Jewish Home MK Denies Reports of Internal Strife

MK Bezalel Smotrich blames media 'fantasies' for reports of Tekuma coup from within Jewish Home after major elections loss.Shlomo Pitrikovsky and Tova Dvorin, 3/20/2015, 10:25 AM

Eli Yishai: New Recordings Would Drop Shas from Knesset

Eli Yishai says new recordings of the late Rabbi are 'earth-shattering' and would cause Shas not to pass the threshold.Haim Lev and Tova Dvorin, 3/7/2015, 9:52 PM

Bennett: We're Opening Jewish Home to Everyone

At the Jewish Home's reunification assembly with Tekuma, Chairmans Naftali Bennett and Uri Ariel welcome joint list for 20th Knesset.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 1/26/2015, 10:02 PM

Drama in Jewish Home: Will Union Be Nixed?

Deal between Jewish Home and Tekuma for running jointly appeared to be sealed – but is said to be in danger.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Gil Ronen, 1/25/2015, 5:09 PM

Smotrich, Struk and Kalfa Elected to Tekuma's Knesset List

The members of the Central Committee of Tekuma choose their candidates for the Knesset. Yesh Atid quick to criticize.Yoni Kempinski, 1/12/2015, 1:15 AM

Rabbi Criticizes Tekuma's 'Moral Mistake' in Joining Jewish Home

Tekuma Central Committee member slams faction, says union with Eli Yishai and hareidim would have been 'historic.'Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 12/23/2014, 5:50 PM

Tekuma Decides: No Split from Jewish Home

Members of the Tekuma Central Committee vote to run together with the Jewish Home and accept Naftali Bennett's proposal for a joint list.Hezki Baruch, 12/21/2014, 2:47 AM

Report: Bennett Unconcerned Over Jewish Home-Tekuma Tensions

Bennett allegedly says in private conversations that Tekuma-Yachad list would help right-wing bloc; Tekuma to decide Saturday on split.Uzi Baruch, 12/20/2014, 6:05 PM

Most of Tekuma's Rabbis Opposed Jewish Home Split

Three out of four Rabbis against Tekuma splitting from Jewish Home; decision to be made by central committee.Hezki Baruch, 12/19/2014, 10:53 AM

Tekuma Central Committee to Decide on Split from Jewish Home

The Central Committee of the Tekuma party will make the final decision on whether or not Tekuma will run jointly with the Jewish Home.Hezki Baruch, 12/19/2014, 12:15 AM

Ariel Leads Vote to Break from Jewish Home

Ariel supports split from Jewish Home in party vote which ends up in a tie, bringing question to party's rabbis for final decision.Hezki Baruch, 12/18/2014, 6:15 PM

Talks Continue to Keep Tekuma and Jewish Home Together

Negotiations are continuing between Naftali Bennett and Uri Ariel in efforts to ensure that Tekuma does not split from Jewish Home.Yaakov Levi, 12/18/2014, 1:14 AM

Tekuma Explains Religious Divide Threatening Jewish Home Split

National Union charges Jewish Home trying to remove religious Zionist 'Torah core' from party, 'belligerent' Bennett using them as 'pawns.'Nir Har-Zahav, Ari Yashar, 12/17/2014, 1:59 PM

Ariel and Yishai Meet as Jewish Home Split Looms

Yishai meets Ariel for first time after forming new party; Ariel expected to decide on whether or not to leave Jewish Home by weekend.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/17/2014, 12:11 PM

National Union Says There Are Still Gaps with Bennett

Uri Ariel's National Union/Tekuma rejects reports that a unity agreement with the Jewish Home is close.Hezki Baruch, 12/16/2014, 1:15 AM

MK Struk: Jewish Home Turning into Likud B

Jewish Home and Tekuma take negotiations down to the wire. Will they part ways? MK Struk says gaps are bridgeable.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 12/14/2014, 5:22 PM

Jewish Home MKs: Do Not Divide Religious Zionism

Jewish Home MKs call on Tekuma members to remain in the party and accept chairman Naftali Bennett's proposal to join without primaries.Orly Harari, Cynthia Blank, 12/14/2014, 8:06 AM

Rabbi Eli Ben Dahan Switches from Tekuma to Jewish Home

Deputy Minister of Religious Affairs to run on Jewish Home list; Tekuma wishes him success amid rumors of split.Ido Ben-Porat and Tova Dvorin, 12/12/2014, 10:50 AM

Report: Jewish Home Strife on the Brink of Resolution

Sources say deal close between Jewish Home, Tekuma imminent - preventing a crisis within the national-religious bloc.Hezki Baruch, 12/7/2014, 2:07 PM

Ariel Admits to an Ideological Rift with Bennett

Ariel says unity efforts continue, but maintains that primaries are corrupt and divide continues - amid talk of Yishai partnership.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/5/2014, 12:21 PM

Ahead of Elections Jewish Home MKs Trade Barbs

'Arrogant' dig at Tekuma faction gets sharp rebuttal; Jewish Home rep calls to disband National Union; rabbi suggests party split.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/3/2014, 2:44 PM

Jewish Home Unity Deal Draws Criticism

Bennet presents unity deal for Jewish Home and Ariel's Tekuma; is promptly slammed by Tekuma and Jewish Home's secular branch.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 11/10/2014, 12:31 PM

Shaked: Bennett is 'Prime Minister Material'

MK Ayelet Shaked backs Jewish Home's new constitution, optimistic regarding a union with Tekuma.Ido Ben Porat, 9/12/2014, 4:12 AM

Ariel: We Will Consider Our Next Steps

Housing Minister says that the Tekuma party will soon convene to decide how to proceed after the Jewish Home passed its new constitution.Hezki Baruch, 9/11/2014, 1:16 AM

Talk of a Split in the Jewish Home

Minister Uri Ariel warns party chief his proposed constitution 'gnaws away at unity and could lead to a split.'Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 9/4/2014, 8:57 PM

Bennett and Ariel Talking About Permanent Union

Ministers Naftali Bennett and Uri Ariel have agreed to begin talks on a permanent union between the Bayit Yehudi and Tekuma.Arutz Sheva, 10/4/2013, 5:45 AM

Bennett: Chief Rabbi Results Could Split Religious Zionists

The results of the elections for Chief Rabbi may end up pulling the Bayit Yehudi party apart.David Lev, 7/30/2013, 1:14 AM

Tekuma Rabbis: Bennett-Lapid Alliance a Good Idea

Four of the rabbis who advise the MKs of the Tekuma faction of the Jewish Home party said they approved of the alliance with Yesh Atid.David Lev, 3/3/2013, 3:27 PM

Likud to Target Jewish Home 'Extremists' in Latest Campaign

In its latest campaign against the Jewish Home, the Likud will attack candidates on its list which are considered to be more "extreme".Elad Benari, 1/3/2013, 12:46 AM

Merger Between Jewish Home, Tekuma Approved

The central conference of the Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) party approves the agreement that merges the party with Tekuma.Elad Benari, 12/3/2012, 11:30 PM

National Union Elects Knesset List

Members of the Tekuma Central Committee choose the party’s list for the upcoming Knesset elections. MK Uri Ariel will head the list.Elad Benari, 11/19/2012, 1:17 AM