Polish composer won't meet government representatives

Polish composer Zbigniew Preisner to receive lifetime achievement award at Haifa Film Festival.JTA, 9/26/2018, 12:48 PM

Was beer invented in Israel?

World's oldest brewery found in northern Israel.AFP, 9/13/2018, 5:04 PM

Protests after Eyal Golan slated to appear at 'Selichot' event

Feminist groups say Israeli singer who was involved in scandal with underage girls shouldn't appear with Chief Rabbi at Selichot event.Tzvi Lev, 8/30/2018, 4:58 PM

Tragedy at Haifa port

Diver sucked into pipe while carrying out underwater work and critically injured. Doctors at Rambam hospital confirm his death.Ido Ben Porat, 8/28/2018, 3:26 PM

Listen: Helicopter pilot exclaims 'I found him'

How police helicopter pilot spotted 84-year-old missing man in Haifa forest.Yoni Kempinski, 8/27/2018, 11:26 PM

Kalashnikov confiscated at Haifa engagement party

Israel Police arrest three suspects after shots were fired at an engagement party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2018, 11:51 PM

Interrogated 'Conservative rabbi' joins Meretz

Dubi Hayoun, interrogated by police about holding extra-Rabbinate weddings, joins Meretz party and leads list for Haifa city council.Mordechai Sones, 8/8/2018, 1:16 PM

Earthquake in Haifa could kill thousands

Earthquake in Haifa could release toxins into the air, killing thousands of residents almost immediately.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2018, 1:19 PM

Chabad emissary to Haifa Rabbi Boaz Keli passes at 68

After eight years of coping with disease, Chabad emissary to city of Haifa passed away this morning.Mordechai Sones, 7/5/2018, 10:26 AM

Final closure ordered for Haifa ammonia tank

Haifa court fines Haifa Chemicals NIS 500,000 for continuing to use ammonia container without a license.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2018, 4:58 PM

Haifa shooting spree: Terrorist convicted of murder

Arab sentenced to year-and-a-half after murdering Guy Kafri, injuring another person. 'Developed hatred of Jews, desire for revenge.'Ido Ben Porat, 6/5/2018, 3:48 PM

Canadian rabbi talks Jewish identity with Technion students

Founder of 'Dirshu' global Jewish education group meets with Israeli college students, discusses Jewish identity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2018, 8:58 AM

Watch: Desecration of flag at Arab protest in Haifa

Police open investigation after Arab protesters filmed desecrating Israeli flag at protest in Haifa over weekend.Ido Ben Porat, 6/3/2018, 12:38 PM

Emergency medics hit by car as they treat car accident victim

Vehicle rushing by on Highway 2 near Haifa hits medics as they treat victim hit by passing vehicle. All those injured rushed to hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2018, 8:05 AM

Police end standoff following Haifa rampage that left 4 wounded

Suspect who wounded 4 in northern Israeli city subdued, arrested following standoff with police.David Rosenberg, 3/12/2018, 2:22 PM

4 wounded in Haifa rampage

Attacker attempts to force his way into hospital, wounds two police officers with a saw before breaking into home, wounding couple.David Rosenberg, 3/12/2018, 11:27 AM

Gov't strips anti-Israel Arab theater of funding

Haifa theater which glorified Arab terrorism, featured play based on writings of terrorist murder, loses state funding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2018, 10:00 AM

In rare ruling, court permits Israeli man to take a second wife

Haifa religious court permits man who was denied a divorce by his estranged wife to marry again - while legally still married.Eliran Aharon, 1/30/2018, 11:24 AM

Woman dead in Haifa fire

Apartment fire in Haifa kills one, injures three.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2018, 12:10 PM

12-year-old girl run over on way to school

Haifa girl in serious condition after being hit by car while walking to school. Initial investigation suggests she was hit on crosswalk.David Rosenberg, 11/16/2017, 5:16 PM

Stone attack on car near Haifa

Stone hurled at car as it passes roadside construction, cracking windshield. Driver: 'Act was clearly intentional.'Tal Polon, 11/8/2017, 8:31 PM

Haifa permits Kaparot ritual, bucking growing trend

Despite growing campaign to outlaw 'Kaparot' ritual with chickens, the city of Haifa announces that the ritual can proceed uninterrupted.Tzvi Lev, 9/28/2017, 5:56 PM

90-year-old man drowns in Haifa

Elderly man declared dead on Haifa beach after being pulled from water.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2017, 9:46 AM

Iranian army chief threatens Haifa and Tel Aviv

The head of the Iranian army says Tehran will raze the cities of Haifa and Tel Aviv if Israel makes “any mistake”.Elad Benari, 9/19/2017, 4:38 AM

Tragedy prevented in Haifa

Supervisors see gas canisters dangling in the air, alert municipality.Reut Hadar, 8/28/2017, 2:54 PM

Indictment: Haifa Arab murdered neighbor, set apartment on fire

Arab couple charged after allegedly killing neighbor who loaned them money, stealing from him, then setting apartment on fire.David Rosenberg, 8/1/2017, 3:09 PM

Two-year-old shot in Haifa

Arab parents bring toddler to Rambam Hospital with bullet wounds in leg.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 3:52 PM

Archaeologists find 16th century cannons near Haifa

Archaeologists have found three long-barreled bronze 16th century Venetian cannons in a shipwrecked boat off the coast of Haifa.ILTV, 7/13/2017, 10:15 AM

Haifa man dies as apartment goes up in flames

Firefighters battle blaze near Haifa market. Resident of burning home trapped inside by fire - and killed.David Rosenberg, 7/10/2017, 11:01 AM

Government halts research on Haifa pollution

Health, Environment ministries say research investigating connection between Haifa pollution and higher morbidity needs to be redone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2017, 3:06 PM

Senior PA official donates to Rambam Hospital in Haifa

Treated there for cancer, he saw how many PA Arab children received medical there – and donated tens of thousands of shekels.Hillel Fendel, 6/12/2017, 2:39 PM

Report: Wife steals diamonds from factory to give to her husband

Police arrest Haifa couple suspected of stealing hundreds of thousands of NIS worth of diamonds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2017, 9:55 AM

The end of the Haifa-ammonia crisis?

Government offices discuss possible long-term solutions for ammonia crisis.Yedidya Ben-Or, 5/28/2017, 3:04 PM

'Haifa residents are not guinea pigs'

Deputy Environmental Protection Minister says Haifa Chemicals needs to find a solution, refutes claim ammonia tanks aren't dangerous.Hezki Baruch, 4/26/2017, 7:15 AM

Jewish Home Youth support the periphery

Jewish Home Youth tour Haifa, Acre, learn about problems faced by mixed cities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2017, 9:57 AM

'Health Ministry chairs are already shaking'

Israel's Health Minister promises he 'will not rest' until nursing home abuse issue solved.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2017, 8:45 AM

Israeli ministry orders Haifa ammonia tank shutdown

Environmental Protection Ministry refuses to renew ammonia license, bans Haifa chemicals from refilling container.AFP, 2/22/2017, 2:58 PM

Health Minister to close Haifa nursing home accused of abuse

Haifa nursing home CEO steps down amid abuse scandal as five staff members arrested, Health Minister vows to close it down entirely.Chana Roberts, 2/20/2017, 10:01 AM

Court postpones deadline for emptying Haifa ammonia tank

Court gives Haifa Chemicals until February 26 to empty the ammonia container of its toxic content.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2017, 2:08 AM

Haifa Court: Empty ammonia tank within ten days

Haifa judge rules Haifa Chemicals must empty ammonia tank, find other solutions to ensure Israel's supply.Netanel Katz, 2/12/2017, 2:33 PM

Fire in Haifa's Carmelit subway injures one

Haifa subway cars catch fire, smoke inhalation injures oneArutz Sheva Staff, 2/4/2017, 6:22 PM

Are they married? Wife says yes, but husband insists he's single

Rabbinic court called upon to determine whether couple are actually married.David Rosenberg, 2/2/2017, 10:39 PM

Haifa mayor: Ammonia tanks endanger 600,000 lives

Haifa mayor presents report proving ammonia tanks constitute high risk, Haifa Chemicals slams mayor for 'sowing panic.'Chana Roberts, 2/1/2017, 3:58 PM

Prosecutor: Haifa murder was terror attack

Haifa prosecutor declares murder of Guy Kafri and wounding of Rabbi Yehiel Iluz was nationalistically motivated terror attack.Yedidia Ben Or, 1/26/2017, 11:10 AM

60% of terror arson victims receive government compensation

Finance Minister holds follow-up meeting after November's arson attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/11/2017, 2:25 PM

'It felt like a burning fire had entered my body'

Rabbi wounded in shooting in Haifa recounts attack, says it is a miracle he survived.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/9/2017, 6:57 PM

Haifa murder suspect turns himself in to police

Suspect in Haifa shooting-spree that killed Guy Kafri and wounded Rabbi Yechiel Iluz surrenders to police. Transferred for ISA questioning.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2017, 9:50 PM

Police believe Haifa shooting was a terrorist attack

Haifa police believe that the shooting spree Tuesday in which a civilian was murdered and a rabbi moderately wounded was a terror attack.Yoel Domb, 1/4/2017, 8:40 PM

"A Torah personality not involved in criminal activity"

Court employee to Arutz 7: Attempted murder case of mistaken identity. "A learned man who has absolutely no connection to criminal acts."Mordechai Sones, 1/3/2017, 5:25 PM

Rabbinical court judge wounded by gunfire in Haifa

A religious services worker was shot dead and a rabbinical court judge moderately wounded in two shooting incidents in Haifa.Uzi Baruch, 1/3/2017, 11:50 AM

Mercedes careens through Haifa neighborhood - and into backyard

After elderly driver loses control of his luxury sedan, car smashes through safety barrier - and into family's front yard.Shlomo Pyotrovsky, 1/1/2017, 7:31 PM

Haifa oil refinery fire: Possible human error

Israeli firefighters finally gained control of Haifa Bay oil refinery fire. Investigation is underway.ILTV, 12/27/2016, 2:24 AM

WATCH: Aerial view of Haifa hazardous fire

Video shows aerial view of Haifa fire, residents complain they're living in a ticking time bomb.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2016, 12:22 PM

Arab arsonists indicted for fire near Haifa

The prosecution for the Haifa district submitted an indictment against 2 Arabs for an arson attack near Haifa during the recent arson wave.Shlomo Pyotrakovsky, 12/15/2016, 1:59 PM

Haifa flood victim's identity released

The 74-year-old man who died Tuesday as a result of flooding in Haifa was retired Egged worker Joseph Kilinski.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2016, 6:03 PM

74-year old man killed in Haifa flooding

Man found dead in car trapped in flooded Haifa tunnel.Reut Hadar, 12/13/2016, 1:07 PM

Storms hit Israel: 18 injured in storm-related accident

18 injured, 1 seriously, in accidents on Route 90 in northern Israel. Flooding traps drivers on roads in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/13/2016, 10:27 AM