Court strikes down amendment to mandatory draft law

State given one year to come up with new draft law after exemptions given to yeshiva students deemed unconstitutional.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/12/2017, 6:28 PM

'Anti-Semites sponsored by oil money'

Yair Lapid rips the BDS movement in a new video released by StandWithUs.Tzvi Lev, 8/27/2017, 11:10 AM

Yair Netanyahu says the Left worse than neo-Nazis

The PM's son says that while neo-Nazis are dangerous, the extreme left is a bigger threat to Israel.Tzvi Lev, 8/16/2017, 4:02 PM

Naftali Bennett second most popular politician on social media

New survey shows Naftali Bennett is second most popular Israeli politician on social media after Netanyahu, and ahead of Lapid.Tzvi Lev, 8/3/2017, 2:42 PM

Opposition MK: Every country on earth would have done the same

MK Lapid says Israel's biggest problem is the amount of violence coming from the Palestinian Authority, says PA should work with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/23/2017, 12:27 AM

Lapid: National security is not a game

Yesh Atid chief slams PM Netanyahu, tells him to go home if he can't keep track of his own government.Hezki Baruch, 7/19/2017, 10:42 AM

Lapid: We'll never surrender the Golan Heights

Yesh Atid chairman tours Golan Heights. 'The time has come for the world to recognize Israeli sovereignty in the Golan.'Hezki Baruch, 7/13/2017, 8:02 PM

Lapid to Spanish Parliament: Stop funding anti-Israel NGOs

MK Yair Lapid presents new report detailing extensive Spanish funding for NGOs promoting BDS and anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2017, 7:17 PM

Herzog: 'Leftist bloc' will be formed with or without Lapid

Opposition leader says an anti-Netanyahu bloc will be formed even if Yesh Atid chairman doesn't join it.Elad Benari, 6/26/2017, 4:36 AM

Lapid: We won't join a leftist bloc

Lapid says he won't join attempt to topple Netanyahu government, blasts Netanyahu for 'working alone.'Hezki Baruch, 6/24/2017, 11:28 PM

Lapid: 'Netanyahu has no plan - we do'

'What you have not done in four terms, you will not do now.'Mordechai Sones, 6/22/2017, 1:39 PM

Netanyahu: Bennett prefers Lapid as PM

Prime Minister claims President Rivlin looking to 'settle score' with him, help Yair Lapid become Prime Minister.Hezki Baruch, 6/20/2017, 9:46 AM

Lapid: Next time, we need to hit Hamas hard and fast

Slamming Israeli government, Lapid says, 'In between wars with Gaza, we need to create a different reality - and that's not happening.'Hezki Baruch, 6/12/2017, 3:11 PM

'An IDF soldier wanted to buy a Torah book'

Yair Lapid protests on Facebook: An IDF soldier, son of a former MK, was attacked for attempting to buy a Torah book in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2017, 10:32 AM

Watch: Lapid leaves British interviewer speechless

Yesh Atid chairman shuts down British interviewer during debate over BDS movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/8/2017, 9:16 PM

'It is impossible to expel us from our homeland'

Yesh Atid Chairman participates in foundation stone laying ceremony for new neighborhood in Kfar Etzion. 'Gush Etzion is Israeli consensus.'Hezki Baruch, 6/7/2017, 8:29 PM

'Ten of the Likud's members have the same IQ'

Opposition MK says Sephardic Likud MKs 'do not belong in the Knesset.'Hezki Baruch, 5/7/2017, 9:22 AM

Poll: Yesh Atid leads Likud, Jewish Home passes Zionist Union

Yair Lapid bests PM in latest poll. But do the numbers add up to a Yesh Atid coalition government?David Rosenberg, 4/30/2017, 6:22 PM

Poll: Voters side with Kahlon over PM in coalition crisis

Likud continues to slide, with Yair Lapid opening up 4-seat lead as public turns against PM in coalition crisis over public broadcasting.David Rosenberg, 3/30/2017, 5:43 PM

'Coalition with Lapid and haredi parties cannot be ruled out'

UTJ MK slams haredi extremists for comparing government to Hitler, says haredi parties joining coalition with Yesh Atid not impossible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2017, 4:12 PM

Poll: Lapid tops Netanyahu, PM's approval rating at 35%

The Likud would lose to Yesh Atid if elections were held today, poll says, with PM's approval rating underwater at just 35%.David Rosenberg, 3/27/2017, 8:10 AM

Lapid: Joint Arab List will never be in my government

Yesh Atid chief blasts Joint List party, calls MK Zoabi and former MK Ghattas 'haters of Israel'.David Rosenberg, 3/26/2017, 3:52 PM

Lapid: UN has become a terrorist collaborator

Yesh Atid chairman blasts UN report accusing Israel of apartheid.Nitsan Keidar, 3/16/2017, 5:14 AM

Elkin: Latest polls are appropriate for Purim

Likud Minister downplays poll which found that Lapid could form a coalition with help from Joint List party.Hezki Baruch, 3/12/2017, 3:22 AM

Poll: Netanyahu easily wins additional term as PM

Survey released Friday shows Likud winning election, coalition retaining present strength - even with Yaalon making an independent bid.David Rosenberg, 3/10/2017, 1:29 PM

'Bennett showed leadership; Netanyahu did not speak truth'

MK Lapid: 'Report states explicitly Netanyahu's Israel not ready for operation.' National Union's 'Bennett showed remarkable leadership'.Hezki Baruch, 2/28/2017, 6:07 PM

Liberman: UNHRC 'the Council of Hatred of Israel'

Israeli politicians blast UNHRC over its criticism of the sentencing of soldier Elor Azariya.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/24/2017, 8:26 PM

Lapid: Stop supporting the extreme left

Yair Lapid sends scathing letter to Belgian ambassador after Belgian PM meets with Breaking the Silence and B'tselem.Hezki Baruch, 2/18/2017, 9:23 PM

'Yesh Atid not welcome in our neighborhood'

Haredi politicians slam planned Yesh Atid conference in haredi neighborhood in Jerusalem, call conference 'provocation against haredim'.Gary Willig, 2/16/2017, 5:12 PM

Lapid: 'Smotrich ran the country the whole week'

Yesh Atid head Yair Lapid favors annexation of Judea and Samaria after final-status agreement, claims there is no deal with Bennett.Hezky Baruch, 2/8/2017, 4:52 PM

Shaked and Lapid team up to fight gratuitous legislation

Justice Minister, opposition MK, write joint article slamming 'lawmaking craze.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2017, 1:17 PM

Will UK arrest Elazar Stern?

British NGO urges police to arrest MK Elazar Stern on war crimes charges during London stay.Chana Roberts, 2/1/2017, 1:16 PM

Coalition agrees to support banishing terrorist families

At the last minute the coalition agreed to support Yesh Atid proposal to banish families of terrorists from East Jerusalem.Hezky Baruch, 1/17/2017, 10:56 PM

Yesh Atid to present bill to banish families of terrorists

Yesh Atid to present bill to banish the families of terrorists in the Knesset plenum Wednesday in attempt to embarrass coalition.Hezki Baruch, 1/17/2017, 4:07 PM

Lapid: Netanyahu's investigation has taken over everything

Yesh Atid chairman says country can't have PM who is busier with investigations than meetings on economy.Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2017, 4:03 PM

Lapid to support Ghattas dismissal

Yesh Atid changes mind, will support initiative to implement the MK Removal Law in the case of Basel Ghattas.Hezki Baruch, 1/16/2017, 1:05 AM

Poll: Lapid on top, Netanyahu trailing

Latest poll shows Yesh Atid retaining 3-seat lead over Likud, as Jewish Home passes Joint List to be 3rd largest party.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2017, 7:05 PM

Lapid: 'Keyboard Heroes' couldn't wait to slam IDF

Yesh Atid chairman Yair Lapid attacked IDF critics following Armon Hanatziv carnage.Hezki Baruch, 1/9/2017, 4:27 PM

Netanyahu, Lapid tied as top picks for Prime Minister

Yesh Atid leads Likud in latest poll; majority of Israelis disagree with conviction of Elor Azariya.David Rosenberg, 1/6/2017, 8:04 AM

Lapid has change of heart on Ghattas removal

After refusing to sign initiative to use MK Removal Law on MK Basel Ghattas, Yesh Atid now agrees to the move - if he is indicted.Elad Benari, 1/3/2017, 4:35 AM

Lapid: I hope the Netanyahu investigation is finished quickly

Yesh Atid leader calls for investigation into PM's affairs to be handled quickly to prevent disruption, hopes Netanyahu is exonerated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2017, 3:38 PM

'Lapid will be the next Prime Minister'

Yesh Atid MK says UNRWA schools inciting against Israel, and that polls show Yesh Atid will head next coalition.Shimon Cohen, 1/1/2017, 5:13 PM

Poll: Lapid would win most seats

Channel 10 poll finds that if elections were to be held today, Lapid would win 27 seats. Likud would be second with 23.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/30/2016, 9:00 PM

Lapid: My father is rolling over in his grave

Yesh Atid Leader blasts PM over reports Israeli ambassador to UN was ordered to miss votes on investigating war crimes in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/27/2016, 6:35 PM

'Obama could harm Israel on his last day in office'

Foreign affairs experts warn in a cabinet meeting that President Obama could cause more damage to Israel in final days of his presidency.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2016, 12:27 PM

'Lapid has proven again that he's a leftist in disguise'

Likud blasts Yesh Atid chairman who criticized Netanyahu's response to the anti-Israel action in the UN Security Council.Hezki Baruch, 12/26/2016, 12:06 AM

Kahlon attacks Yesh Atid: “You haven’t done anything!”

The Finance Minister strongly condemned the Yesh Atid party in the Knesset: “Instead of honestly admitting ‘we’ve failed,’ you’re hiding."Hezki Baruch, 12/19/2016, 8:53 PM

Netanyahu: Lapid is 'left winger heading left-wing party'

Prime Minister Netanyahu praises Amona, IDF and GSS for uncovering weapons factory and criticizes Yair Lapid for rejecting MK removal law.Hezki Baruch, 12/19/2016, 4:03 PM

Lapid: Strip MK Ghattas of parliamentary immunity

Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid called for the Attorney General to remove MK Ghattas's immunity, criticized government allocation of budgets.Shlomo Piotrokowski, 12/19/2016, 3:03 PM

Lapid: Guardian encourages Arab rejectionism

Yesh Atid chairman spars with Guardian reporter at media conference, says British paper spreads lies about Israel.Edo Ben Porat, 12/12/2016, 6:33 PM

Lapid: “The political system betrays the citizens”

Yair Lapid criticized Netanyahu's establishment of a commission to examine how senior civil service appointments are made.Hezki Baruch, 12/12/2016, 4:03 PM

Lapid: 'I'm the only alternative to Netanyahu'

Citing a recent poll, Yesh Atid leader Yair Lapid says he’s the sole alternative to Netanyahu in the next elections.Shlomo Vile, 12/11/2016, 10:12 AM

Likud to Lapid: The public has not forgotten

Likud officials dismiss Lapid interview, tell him to stop pretending he's right-wing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2016, 11:24 PM

Yesh Atid proposes dissolution of Knesset

Amid polls showing tight race between Likud, Yesh Atid, opposition party pushes dissolution of 20th Knesset, new elections.Hezki Baruch, 12/4/2016, 2:03 PM

Netanyahu and Lapid dead even in latest poll

New poll finds that if elections were held today, Likud and Yesh Atid would each win 25 seats. Herzog continues to crash.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/2/2016, 9:11 PM

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'.Chezky Baruch, 11/29/2016, 10:27 AM

Lapid slams UNESCO decision

Yair Lapid slams countries that did not vote against the UNESCO resolution denying Jewish ties to Jerusalem, says anti-Semitism the cause.Gary Willig, 10/18/2016, 7:03 PM