Lapid to vote against Muezzin law which 'insults Muslims'Yesh Atid head Yair Lapid will vote against the Muezzin law as he claims noise ordinances already exist and the law 'insults Muslims'.
Lapid slams UNESCO decisionYair Lapid slams countries that did not vote against the UNESCO resolution denying Jewish ties to Jerusalem, says anti-Semitism the cause.
Shaked: I begged Lapid to give up on forced conscriptionLapid and Shaked exchange barbs on Facebook. Shaked says Lapid's policies pushed haredim away from army service.
Lapid opens wide lead over Netanyahu in latest pollNetanyahu's approval rating sinks to 33% as Yesh Atid shows 5-seat lead over Likud in latest poll.
Lapid and Rabbi Grossman pack care packages for the needy“Rabbi Grossman always gives me the opportunity to help,” Lapid said
Deri: I would not oppose sitting in a Lapid governmentShas head Aryeh Deri says that he would sit in a government with Yair Lapid, but Netanyahu would still be favored candidate for PM.
Feiglin: Get ready for Prime Minister Lapid'Lapid will be the next Prime Minister,' says ex-Likud MK. 'People are tired of Netanyahu and are looking for an alternative.'
Litzman: Lapid won't be Prime MinisterHealth Minister downplays polls indicating that Yesh Atid would be the largest party in the Knesset.
Poll: Netanyahu still top choice for PM25% of Israelis prefer Netanyahu remain as PM, while 15% favor Yair Lapid. Zionist Union leader in distant seventh place.
Deri: We'll help ensure that Bibi heads the next government'Lapid won't be Prime Minister any time soon.'
Journalist complains Lapid blocked his Facebook accessJournalist Tomer Avital complained to the Knesset Ethics Committee that Yair Lapid had blocked him from Facebook access
IDF Rabbi: Yair Lapid split the haredim and the IDFLieutenant Colonel Rabbi Moshe Raived assesses the long-term effects of Lapid's draft law - and explains why he resigned from the IDF.
Lapid takes Sweden to task for skewed moral stanceLapid: If the Swedish foreign minister is concerned about human rights, she should focus on the whole Middle East - except for Israel.
Yesh Atid leader saves yeshivaThough often not on good terms with the haredi sector, Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid worked to save a yeshiva from closing in Hadera.
'Israel and France must cooperate in fighting terror'MK Yair Lapid meets with French MPs in Nice at site of terror attack where 3 Israelis were murdered - to discuss fight against terror.
Likud minister warns haredi MKs: You will get Lapid elected PMYariv Levin warns 'Shabbat Law' debate will spur secular backlash, giving Yesh Atid victory in next elections.
Yesh Atid: Israel has sold the future of its childrenThe Yesh Atid party was highly critical of the government's decision to cancel the once-mandated core curriculum for all Israeli students.
Gafni: Public gloating against Lapid does damageAgainst backdrop of repeal of Core Curriculum, UTJ's MK Moshe Gafni warns against haredi public gloating directed at Yair Lapid.
The secret Kaddish for Tommy LapidA Kaddish was said in secret during the funeral of notoriously anti-religious ex-Minister Tommy Lapid, in spite of his son Yair's request.
Lapid: I'd take a polygraph test to prove I don't hate haredimDiscussing repeal of Core Curriculum law, MK Yair Lapid adamant he has no hate for haredim in his heart; 'not everyone who disagrees hates'.
Netanyahu and Lapid spar over Gaza tunnelsYesh Atid chairman claims the Cabinet didn't discuss Hamas tunnels before Protective Edge. Netanyahu: Lapid should've done his homework.
Haredi MK to Lapid: You just wanted to starve Jewish childrenUTJ MK Menachem Eliezer Moses in blistering attack on Yesh Atid against backdrop of Core Curriculum law repeal process.
Core Curriculum repeal passes first reading in KnessetBill repealing previous law making funding for haredi schools dependent on Core Curriculum compliance expected to become law next week.
Bill to cancel core classes in haredi schoolsUTJ, Naftali Bennett in favor of revoking former Education Minister Shai Piron's requirement that haredi schools teach English, math.
'French Jews, we're waiting for you here'President of French Jewish community calls for prayers for attack victims. Israeli leaders offer support, solidarity.
Chief Rabbis urged to uphold secular studies for haredi schoolsMK Yair Lapid sends letter to Chief Rabbis imploring them to oppose government move to abolish secular studies standards in haredi schools.
Lapid: New IDF Chief Rabbi must state support for drafting womenYesh Atid head calls on new IDF Chief Rabbi Eyal Karim to publicly support drafting women, following reports of his previous stance.
Yair Lapid apologizes to Haaretz, Breaking the SilenceLapid apologizes for attacking relationship between Haaretz editor, Breaking the Silence leader, yet insists on criticism of both bodies.
Lapid blasts appointment of Haaretz English editorYesh Atid chairman criticizes appointment of Noa Landau as Haaretz English editor due to her ties to Breaking the Silence.
Lapid rips UNRWA 'insanity'Yesh Atid chief rejects UNRWA criticism over demolitions of terrorist homes, slams UNRWA incitement. 'Why do you erase Israel on your maps?'
Lapid denies he's giving up efforts to draft haredimYesh Atid head confronted after saying the haredi draft won't be on table for next gov. Says it's because he thinks Court will decide first.
Lapid drawing closer to haredim?Yair Lapid expresses willingness to accept new, defanged version of haredi draft law, in shift from previous hard-line position.
UK Labour Party apologizes for Corbyn comparing Israel, ISISLabour Party foreign policy adviser offers apology to Israeli ambassador after party compares Israel, ISIS.
Lapid blasts UK Labor leader Corbyn for comparing Israel to ISISYesh Atid head Yair Lapid calls for Labor party to end ties with British namesake until 'anti-Semitic' Jeremy Corbyn is replaced.
Bennett pledges to 'strengthen Jewish identity in Diaspora'Education, Diaspora Ministries aid Jewish study programs abroad.
Lapid: Temple’s ruin is temporaryChairman of secularist Yesh Atid visited Ir David and was moved by what he saw.
Lapid: Left is making classic mistake, starting with concessionsYesh Atid head claims he warned Bibi of outside interference years ago, attacks Herzog for naive approach to negotiating.
Lapid calls on government to deport terrorists' familiesYesh Atid chief says 'in the face of evil terror there is no coalition and opposition,' urges gov't to adopt expulsion bill he co-sponsored.
New Yesh Atid member: We could have put Liberman on trialYoav Seglovich, former police deputy commissioner now in Yesh Atid, speaks his mind on Liberman,
Return of the alliance? Lapid backs BennettLapid throws his weight behind erstwhile ally's ultimatum on military secretaries for Cabinet members.
Despite campaign promises, housing prices continue to riseReport reveals failures of Moshe Kahlon and Yair Lapid to lower housing costs.
Lapid claims Netanyahu offered him to join the governmentYesh Atid head slams Labor for unity talks, saying 'the left is no better than the right'; reveals he turned down an offer from Netanyahu.
Lapid: Israel should sign MoU with Washington nowYesh Atid chairman urges the government not to wait until after Obama leaves office to sign agreement on defense aid.
Lapid: I'm working very hard to be the next Prime MinisterYesh Atid party chairman fumes that current government is disconnected from the public.
Nationalist MKs back Netanyahu in confrontation with Ya'alonMK Michael Oren calls to preserve the separation between the IDF and the government. Leftist MKs express support for Defense Minister.
Lapid: Haaretz called to murder IDF soldiersYesh Atid head condemns paper for 'spreading around the world' an article slandering soldiers as indiscriminate murderers of Arab kids
Lapid: UNESCO Temple Mount decision will cause bloodshedUNESCO deletes connection between Western Wall, Temple Mount and Jews; Yair Lapid: decision extends terror wave.
Lapid: 'Monstrous' Ha'aretz newspaper legitimizes terrorismYesh Atid chairman ridicules left-wing Israeli paper after it publishes 'monstrous' article against IDF soldiers.
Lapid: Sanders 'quoted Hamas lies without checking'Yesh Atid chairman pens fierce op-ed against Bernie Sanders, says US 'should be worried' about lack of fact-checking.
What do you think: Is Israel 'pushing away' non-Orthodox Jews?WATCH: Yair Lapid recently attacked MKs who criticize Reform Jews, says they're destroying Israel's relationship with Diaspora Jewry.
MKs left and right furious over 'Breaking the Silence' reportMKs demand investigation after TV report says leftist group may have gathered sensitive information.
Israel’s “right-wing” governmentIs Israel's government right-wing or is it not? A look at facts on the ground.
Gov, opposition join to support building in Ma'ale AdumimLand of Israel Lobby holds special Knesset meeting on building freeze in Ma'ale Adumim. All agree that Bibi must allow building.
New initiative to topple Netanyahu from powerHeads of center-right parties are planning a coup, by which they will force Likud to demote Netanyahu if it wants to retain rule.
Netanyahu: Lieberman is a 'blabbering' leftistPM mocks "emergency meeting" between MKs Lieberman and Lapid on foreign policy.
London mayor tells Lapid he'll remove anti-Semitic incitementYesh Atid chief blasts Israeli government for inaction on anti-Israeli, anti-Semitic propaganda campaign.
'Dictator' Lapid secretly cancels elections for party leadershipLapid revealed to have covertly broken promises to hold primaries and elections for Yesh Atid chair, quietly postponing to next Knesset.