Netanyahu: Religious status quo will be maintained'This crisis is completely unnecessary,' says PM. 'When there is no necessity to do work on Shabbat, it will not be done on Shabbat.'
Egged adds new buses in lieu of trainThe Egged bus company bolsters bus service following as Haifa-Tel Aviv train line temporarily shut down.
'A political game at the passengers' expense'Yoav Horovitz addressed whether the Prime Minister would fire Yisrael Katz over recent tensions.
Likud members urge Netanyahu not to fire KatzMinisters and Knesset Members from the Likud urge Prime Minister not to dismiss Transportation Minister over Shabbat work.
'There is a good chance Katz could be fired'Sources in Likud say that Prime Minister Netanyahu could fire Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz in light of recent tensions.
Netanyahu cancels Shabbat railway workPM Netanyahu orders cancellation of infrastructure work scheduled for Shabbat, accuses Minister Katz of causing coalition crisis.
Haredim continue to threaten 'Hexit'Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz gave a stern warning to Israel Railways, while haredim continue to threaten to collapse the coalition.
'Haredim will not decide who is a Likud minister'Coalition chair MK David Bitan comes out strongly against a seeming 'haredi takeover,' after haredi politicians score Shabbat victory.
Likud's haredi branch backs Katz on Shabbat workLikud's haredi headquarters expresses support for Transportation Minister on issue of rail work on Shabbat.
Transportation Minister: "I can't get involved""I can't get involved in train works which take place on Shabbat"
Tel Aviv-Jerusalem fast train on track for 2018Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz says fast train connection between Tel Aviv and Jerusalem on track to launch in early 2018.
'No one is threatening me'Minister Yisrael Katz denies reports that he and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu are feuding over Likud dealings.
Likud rebels, Prime Minister meets KatzWhen the Likud secretariat voted on Tuesday to gut the Prime Minister's powers, Bibi called Minister Yisrael Katz for an urgent meeting.
'Annex the communities of greater Jerusalem'Minister Yisrael Katz: Israel should promote its own initiative in the region and not capitulate to foreign attempts to impose peace.
Israeli min. backs profiling after Trump remarksYisrael Katz: 'There is a certain type of terror such as Islamic terror. You can only look for it among Muslims.'
Likud ministers overjoyed at Liberman meetingOutpouring of ministers and deputy ministers hail the coming of a 'wide, right-wing government' with Likud's 'natural partner.'
Vehicular restriction for trucks in SouthMinister of Transport issues prohibition for trucks and large vehicles on the roads leading south to Gaza, Monday morning and afternoon.
First Chinese commercial flight to IsraelTourism, Transportation Ministers welcome first Chinese commercial flight to Israel in ceremony highlight strengthening ties.
Minister Katz warns ex-Mossad chiefs to keep quietAfter Efraim Halevy says in London: 'I broke the law,' Katz delivers a message to former Mossad heads who choose to bash the state.
Knesset fast-tracks bill to expel terroristsMinister Katz tells Arutz Sheva about his new bill that is being sped up, says terrorists' families must know: 'you'll go flying to Syria.'
Liberman: We want a Jewish state, not a haredi oneYisrael Beytenu head submits bill to recognize civil marriage. 'There are soldiers who can die for the State of Israel but not marry.'
A-G partially OKs deporting terrorists' familiesA-G Avichai Mandelblit says government can transfer families of terrorists under limited conditions, and only within Judea-Samaria.
Kids under 16 banned from electric bikesKnesset committee raises age limit for electric bikes from 14 to 16, limits power for electric toy scooters.
Minister Galant: Palestinians are not guiltyEx-IDF Chief of Staff says Israel should make Palestinian economy prosper as an 'Israeli security interest.'
'Terrorists must not come out of attacks alive'Minister Katz slams IDF Chief of Staff for dismissing Talmudic 'kill or be killed' maxim, worries it influenced response to attack.
Ministry to remove human error on busesNew system which was regulated last week, will be installed on all buses by November.
Katz calls to expel terrorists' familiesMinister tells Jerusalem Conference that expulsion 'will save lives,' is reminded by audience: 'you're the government, why don't you do it?'
Results of 'Likudiada' mock primariesAs part of Likud event in Eilat, mock primaries find Gila Gamliel most popular party member.
UBER-X in Israel? PM, transport minister clashPrime Minister and Transport Minister exchange accusations over the service's possible effect on licensed taxi drivers.
Which minister are Israelis most satisfied with?Special Channel 2 poll discovers what Israelis think about the job the current government ministers are doing.
Likud ministers: Protest US spying on IsraelKatz demands an official protest on report of spying on Netanyahu, Elkin notes hypocrisy of Pollard case in light of report.
Netanyahu working to move up Likud primariesPrime Minister reportedly planning to hold primaries in February, possibly to prevent former minister Sa'ar from challenging him.
New security unit established in JerusalemTransport Ministry launches new security initiative to station guards aboard public transport in capital in effort to 'prevent attacks.'
'This is not an intifada; it's jihad'Transportation Minister Yisrael Katz urges Israeli security officials to change their paradigm toward terror entirely. 'We are here to win.'
Gush Etzion to be revamped for securityIn wake of attacks, Transportation Minister announces plans to improve road security have been completed, work to start soon.
New public transport discounts to roll out in Dec.The discounts cover minors, parents with strollers, recipients of National Insurance benefits, the disabled and blind, and unpaid soldiers.
Netanyahu Halts Controversial Jerusalem WallAfter ministers chew out PM for placing concrete barriers dividing the capital, extension of the wall canceled.
Minister: Build in Response to Abbas' 'Lies'PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas seeks to 'destroy our connection with Jerusalem,' Transport Minister Yisrael Katz slams.
Minister Yisrael Katz's Gaza Solution: Free TradeThe only 'feasible' plan in Gaza is for Israel to disassociate from it, Katz opines - and let the international community deal with it.
Uproar Over Train Shutdown for ShabbatIsrael rail workers aghast at Economy Ministry decision to shut down maintenance work on Shabbat noting travelers could be stranded.
'Open Skies over Bar Refaeli Wedding or Lose Job'Transport Min. threatens to fire head of Civil Aviation Authority who went against his orders on no-fly zone over supermodel's nuptials.
'No-Fly Zone' over Bar Refaeli's Wedding CancelledTransportation Minister Yisrael Katz ruins supermodel's dream wedding by reversing order for cleared airspace over ceremony.
Likud Slams Herzog's Call to Absorb RefugeesMinister Yisrael Katz and Yariv Levin blast Herzog's 'lack of national responsibility' and suggest he let refugees stay in his home.
Deri: We Will Not be Silent on Shabbat DesecrationShas chairman blasts Netanyahu and Katz for allowing Ma'ariv Bridge clean-up to continue throughout Jewish day of rest.
Tel Aviv History: Bridge Detonated for Light RailTransportation Minister Katz presses switch to blow up bridge and build new station, saying 'no turning back - until train bell is heard.'
Jordan, Israel Quietly Talk Over Timna AirportTransportation Minister Yisrael Katz promises new airport to open despite opposition from Amman.
Intel Minister: Hamas Cooperates with Sinai ISISKatz says Hamas and Sinai Province cooperating in smuggling and attacks, even as ISIS challenges Hamas for control of Gaza.
Threat Worked? Port Workers Going Back to WorkHistadrut labor federation head Nisenkorn intervenes after Transport Minister threatens to arrest striking workers.
Minister Katz: Dock Workers Will be ArrestedTransportation minister lashes out at port workers over their sudden strike ignoring court, warns they are 'sabotaging economy.'
Price Controls Set on Driving TestsGood news for new drivers: official exam costs to be sliced in half compared to 2014 rates next week.
Questions Remain Regarding Portfolios for LikudNetanyahu says Katz will remain Transportation Minister but questions remain regarding other members of the Likud.
American Cars Set to 'Invade' Israeli ShowroomsIsraelis could soon see a lot more American cars on their roads, as Israel and the U.S. sign a new cooperation agreement.
'EU Boycotts Israel, Not Syria or Gaza Murderers'Minister Katz condemns EU 'settlement' label call as 'anti-Semitic,' asking 'what do Medjool dates have to do with politics?'
Meretz MK Moves to Ban MKs from Driving on ShabbatMK Tamar Zandberg says bill proposal is response to Transport Minister Yisrael Katz's prevention of public transport on Shabbat.
Druze Council Nominates Min. Katz for Israel PrizeTransportation Min. Yisrael Katz nominated for Israel Prize, protestors picket his home over no public transport on Shabbat.
Katz Attacks 'Leftist Hypocrite' on FacebookAfter sarcastic message invites citizens to ask Yisrael Katz for rides, Katz retorts: public transportation on Shabbat? Ask Buji Herzog!
Katz to Kahlon: I Knew Begin, and You're No BeginIn a new video, Moshe Kahlon evokes the spirit of legendary Likud leader Menachem Begin - in vain, says Minister Yisrael Katz.