'I didn't hold anyone by force'

Aharon Ramati, suspected of running a cult in Jerusalem, says he 'didn't hold anyone by force,' is being 'persecuted.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2020, 4:00 PM

More People Ditch Hotels For Jerusalem Vacation Apartments

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Jerusalem court extends arrest of terrorist who rammed soldiers

Relatives of Jerusalem Arab who ran down a dozen IDF soldiers deny ramming was act of terrorism. Court accepts police request for remand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2020, 2:46 PM

Israel tightens security in Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria

Following spate of terror attacks, extra security forces deployed to Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria during Muslim prayers Friday.Arutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 2/7/2020, 1:45 PM

'Canada’s embassy should be in Jerusalem'

Peter MacKay, who seeks lead Canada’s Conservative Party, backtracks after not committing to moving Canada’s embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 2/7/2020, 4:42 AM

14 soldiers injured in ramming attack in Jerusalem

Vehicle rams Golani soldiers in Jerusalem and flees the scene. 14 soldiers injured, including one seriously.Elad Benari, 2/6/2020, 6:46 AM

Head of alleged Jerusalem cult to be released to house arrest

Prosecutor's Office debates indicting cult leader, continuing investigation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2020, 2:30 PM

Uganda considering opening embassy in Jerusalem

PM Netanyahu hopes Israel, Uganda will open embassies in each other's capitals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2020, 4:56 PM

Erdogan says Jerusalem 'not for sale' after Trump Mideast plan

Turkish president blasts Trump peace plan, declares 'Jerusalem not for sale'.AFP, 1/30/2020, 9:39 PM

An uninterrupted Jewish presence in the land of Israel

A popular myth used by Israel’s enemies is that Jews are intruders in the Middle East who have no historical, legal or religious connection to the land of Israel and have taken it from the indigenous Arabs. Nothing can be further from the truth.Dr. Alex Grobman, 1/29/2020, 9:59 AM

Women of the Wall smuggle Torah scroll into Western Wall plaza

Women of the Wall group smuggles Torah scroll into Western Wall plaza for non-traditional prayer service - in violation of regulations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2020, 9:31 AM

73-year-old man found dead in Jerusalem mikva

Elderly man found dead in mikva on Strauss Street in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2020, 8:45 AM

Hundreds of haredi demonstrators block roads in Jerusalem

Demonstrators from Yerushalmi Faction protest arrest of Ethiopian-Israeli yeshiva student. Dozens of protesters arrested blocking roads.David Rosenberg, 1/26/2020, 7:41 PM

Missing 8-year-old boy found dead in eastern Jerusalem

Body of Qais Abu Ramila from the eastern Jerusalem neighborhood of Beit Hanina located in a reservoir of rainwater.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2020, 1:58 AM

Jerusalem Mayor asks leaders to relocate their embassies

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion tells Arutz Sheva that he spoke to leaders who attended the World Holocaust Forum about moving their embassies.Yoni Kempinski, 1/24/2020, 5:37 AM

Watch: Netanyahu meets with Emmanuel Macron in Jerusalem

Netanyahu hosts French President Emmanuel Macron for breakfast at the prime minister's residence in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2020, 2:40 PM

PA newspaper calls for violence to disrupt Holocaust event

Official Palestinian Authority outlet calls for deadly terror attacks to disrupt Holocaust forum in Jerusalem. 'One dead body will end it.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/22/2020, 7:48 AM

AG: Jerusalem overstepped bounds by removing pro-family ads

AG Avichai Mandelblit says Jerusalem municipality overstepped bounds when removing 'anti-LGBT' signs ahead of 2019 'Pride Parade.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2020, 12:21 PM

Court orders eastern Jerusalem property returned to Jewish group

Jerusalem court accepts petition by Ateret Cohanim which calls for Jewish-owned property to be returned, 22 Arab squatters to be evicted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2020, 2:01 PM

Two women found dead in Jerusalem

Two women in their 20s found unconscious near tall commercial building in Jerusalem. Paramedics pronounce them dead at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2020, 2:41 AM

World leaders' visit to Jerusalem poses security challenge

The forum marking 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz will be the third-largest gathering of world leaders in Israel.Sara Rubenstein, 1/16/2020, 5:36 PM

Witnesses: Man shot in Jerusalem was returning home from prayers

Eyewitnesses say the Jerusalem man wounded in this morning's shooting was attacked while returning home from morning prayers.Elisheva Lavi, 1/13/2020, 3:32 PM

Court extends arrest of cult leader who imprisoned dozens

Leader of Jerusalem cult held 50 women as well as many children against their will in abusive conditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2020, 3:30 PM

Jerusalem: 10 arrested for holding dozens captive in 'cult'

60-year-old man and 9 women arrested for allegedly holding dozens of women and children captive in slave-like conditions as part of a cult.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2020, 12:50 PM

Jerusalem shooting leaves one wounded in Ramot neighborhood

35-year-old man wounded in shooting in Ramot neighborhood of Jerusalem. Gunman escapes on motorcycle.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2020, 8:19 AM

US Amb: Jerusalem, the Golan - and now Judea & Samaria

Amb. Friedman explains US' considerations when deciding to recognize Jerusalem, Golan, Judea, & Samaria. All are within the lines of law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2020, 1:58 PM

Hundreds rally in solidarity with 'No Hate No Fear' march

Israelis gather in Jerusalem to rally in solidarity with 'No Hate No Fear' march against anti-Semitism in New York City.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2020, 6:59 PM

Watch: Jerusalem mayor's duet with Yosef Chaim Shwekey

Jerusalem Mayor Moshe Lion and singer Yosef Chaim Shwekey sing duet for Siyum HaShas celebration in the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 10:27 PM

Sparks fly as missionaries try to convert rabbi at Israel Parade

Jewish outreach activist Rabbi Tovia Singer encounters Christian missionaries in Jerusalem during Israel Parade who try to convert him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 7:28 PM

PLO flag hung on Old City walls

Flag bearing photos of Mahmoud Abbas, Yasser Arafat, hung outside Old City of Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 2:56 PM

Education Ministry schools to replace those of UNRWA

Jerusalem Mayor approves plan to construct educational campus serving city's Arab neighborhoods and offering alternative to UNRWA.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/1/2020, 2:34 PM

18-year-old killed in motorcycle accident in Jerusalem

18-year-old female killed, 18-year-old male seriously injured after motorcycle slips on street in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2019, 4:07 AM

Amos Sa'ar, court worker, named as Jerusalem stabbing victim

Main suspect in murder of security officer knew victim prior to attack, police arrest second suspect on suspicion of providing assistance.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2019, 9:26 PM

50-year-old man critically wounded in stabbing

Stabbing in Jerusalem's Har Homa neighborhood leaves one man critically wounded. Police suspect attack to be criminal in nature.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2019, 3:34 PM

Watch: Arabs shoot fireworks at Jewish homes in Jerusalem

Jewish homes in Maaleh HaZeitim neighborhood of Jerusalem come under fire from Arab youths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/24/2019, 10:35 AM

Jerusalem lights up for Shalva

The Old City, City Hall, and the Chords Bridge were lit in purple lights to salute Shalva's actvity for the disabled and their familiesArutz Sheva, 12/23/2019, 2:34 PM

"International Criminal Court probe is pure anti-Semitism"

Netanyahu compares International Criminal Court to Greeks fighting the Maccabees during candle-lighting ceremony with Ambassador Friedman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2019, 6:16 PM

Sa'ar: I'll end the construction freeze in Jerusalem

Likud leadership candidate visits Jerusalem neighborhood of Givat Hamatos, speaks out against construction freeze.Orli Harari, 12/20/2019, 5:22 AM

Arab League warns Brazil against embassy relocation

Arab League warns that Brazil's policy shifts on Jerusalem will "seriously damage Arab-Brazilian relations and interests".Elad Benari, 12/20/2019, 3:32 AM

Jerusalem residents to be eligible for an hour of free parking

Jerusalem residents to receive free hour of parking plus additional discount, mayor says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2019, 10:59 AM

A first: Direct service on Jerusalem - Tel Aviv high-speed rail

For the first time ever, high-speed rail line from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv has direct train without stop-over in Ben Gurion Airport.Hezki Baruch, 12/18/2019, 9:46 AM

Is this the 'Deal of the Century'?

Lebanese TV network claims Trump's peace agreement will include the establishment of a "New Palestine" and a shared Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/16/2019, 11:30 PM

The fund for the farmer who could lose everything

A Tzipori farmer who suffered agricultural terrorism and was on the verge of collapse was assisted by the Am Yisrael Chai fundArutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2019, 9:21 PM

Celebrating a glowing past - empowering a growing future

Neve Yerushalayim girls' seminary prepares to mark its 50th year, reaching out to its 25,000 alumnae across the globe for '50 Reunite'.Sponsored Content, 12/15/2019, 9:00 PM

Brazil's first step towards Jerusalem embassy move

President Bolsonaro will 'for sure' move embassy to Jerusalem, says his son, as Brazil opens up trade center in Israel's capital.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 12/15/2019, 5:29 PM

Vehicle explodes in Jerusalem neighborhood

Police believe criminal motive behind explosion of car in village of Ras al Amud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2019, 8:11 AM

Jerusalem apartment fire leaves two injured

One person seriously injured, another moderately injured, after fire breaks out in apartment building in the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019, 11:49 AM

Permanent US embassy in Jerusalem green-lit

Jerusalem mayor meets with US State Department officials to streamline approval of permanent US embassy complex in the capital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2019, 10:24 AM

Order issued against PA's 'Jerusalem governor'

Public Security Minister issues order limiting activity of PA official Adnan Ghaith.Nitsan Keidar, 12/10/2019, 12:06 AM

160 Arab cars vandalized in Jerusalem

Cars in Arab neighborhood of Shuafat in Jerusalem vandalized with anti-Arab slogans, have their tires slashed.AFP, 12/9/2019, 2:55 PM

Fight agricultural terror - and win a luxury home in Jerusalem

Am Yisrael Chai Foundation helps Jewish farmers facing agricultural terror - with a new raffle for a luxury apartment in Jerusalem.Am Yisrael Chai Foundation, 12/5/2019, 11:55 AM

2 arrested for ISIS plot to attack Jerusalem

Arab Jerusalem residents arrested for plotting attack at next Israeli Independence Day.AFP, 12/4/2019, 7:10 PM

Teen killed by Jerusalem light rail identified

19-year-old Tamar Fenigstein from Petah Tikva identified as the woman killed in light rail accident in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2019, 11:45 AM

19-year-old killed after being hit by Light Rail in Jerusalem

19-year-old woman killed after being hit by a Light Rail vehicle near the central station in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/4/2019, 1:42 AM

'Muslim provocation in the Jewish Quarter'

Jewish residents of Old City of Jerusalem protest renovation of out-of-use mosque inside the Jewish Quarter.Hezki Baruch, 12/3/2019, 10:27 AM

Firefighters rescue toddler who got head trapped between bars

1-year-old pulled from stairwell bars after becoming trapped at his kindergarten in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2019, 5:27 PM

Is Walmart recruiting employees in Jerusalem?

A mistake in recruitment ads by the retail giant Walmart gave the false impression it was opening an Israeli branch.Nitzan Keidar, 12/1/2019, 9:17 PM