Police on heightened alert in the NegevSecurity forces deploy in the Negev area due to a security threat. At this stage there are no special instructions for local residents.
Theft ring busted for stealing gasolineTheft ring systematically stole gas cards from the IDF, then used these to extract gas at stations and resell it illegally.
Tragedy: Two children die after being left in carYoung children were only discovered after being trapped for hours in the searing heat in Negev Bedouin village.
Arab citizens' Independence Day subversivenessActivist details first Negev Nakba protest that was ignored by media, outlines calls by Arab Israeli leaders 'to build on Israel's ruins.'
70 hikers saved in Negev rescue operationTen treated for dehydration after getting stranded in the northern Negev; 150,000 Israelis flooded national parks Saturday.
New species of ancient rodent discovered in IsraelTiny teeth found in the desert from species extinct for 18 million years, highlighting Israel's paleogeographic position.
Bedouin soldier murders man after nighttime brawlSoldier, a member of Israel's Bedouin minority, indicted on murder charges; accomplice still at large.
Unusually strong floods in the south this weekendRaging rivers in the desert: Negev and Arava down to Eilat set to be hit by rare intense flooding on Shabbat.
Three killed in accident in the NegevThree men killed and three others injured in an accident at the Shoket Junction.
Knesset approves defense budget, negev relocationIn a controversial move the Knesset approved an extra 2.5 billion NIS for the defense budget, to provide for negev relocation
Can you keep strategic ranch from becoming Arab?Israel Land Fund sounds alarm as Arab buyers, likely funded by Saudis, try to take key Negev property from Jewish hands to control region.
New towns to be set up in the NegevThe government announced Sunday that it was setting up five new town in the Negev.
Arab Parties Threaten 'Unrest' Over Bedouin PlanFor the second time, the government is dropping – at least temporarily – a law that would regulate illegal settlement by Negev Bedouin.
Two Soldiers Critically Wounded in Fire on BaseSoldiers in life-threatening condition with 70-80% burns after fire broke out in barracks on IAF base in the Negev.
IDF Begins its Move to the SouthMilitary police school to be first to enter long-delayed new training base in the Negev, where it will enjoy advanced technological tools.
ALEH Negev Shows No Limit to What Disabled Can DoALEH Negev's rehabilitation hosts Congressional staffers and shows them how Israeli ingenuity can change how we care for its vulnerable.
Defense Ministry Destroys Army Base for HousingTzrifin base the first to begin moving to the Negev as land is scrapped and repurposed for housing.
'Only Likud Expanding the Economy in the Negev'Despite the south's tradition of voting Left, Merhavim Council mayor endorses Likud, praising its socioeconomic work in the periphery.
Glick: Pray for Victims of Deadly Crash in NegevTemple Mount activist calls on the public to pray for the Bedouin who were injured in deadly crash in the Negev.
Bedouin Rioters Hurl Explosives at Police in RahatNegev town continues to spiral out of control after death of two residents during police activity; video shows officers saved from Arab mob.
New Negev Town for 100,000 HareidimNational Planning Council authorizes the establishment of Kassif in southern Israel, specifically geared to the hareidi community.
Snow to Pile on in Jerusalem, Reach Negev DesertWidespread school cancellations as snow redoubles in Jerusalem, Be'er Sheva hopeful for snowflakes; flooding in coastal area.
$500K to Fortify Synagogues Against Rocket FireDeputy Religious Affairs Minister blames Shas for lagging behind in fortifying religious buildings.
'We Will Not Let the IDF Be Dragged to the ICC'Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu takes a stand against PA threats, notes that the PA must be tried for its own war crimes.
Israel's Largest Solar Plant to be InauguratedIsrael's biggest solar energy project in the Negev receives a license for producing electricity, will be inaugurated Wednesday.
PM: Nothing Will Stop Us from Building Negev BasesPrime Minister Netanyahu visited the new IDF educational training base, under construction in southern Israel.
Ya'alon Halts IDF Move to NegevDefense Minister orders that the IDF’s move to the Negev be stopped, cites differences with Treasury over defense budget.
Watch: Police Seize Stolen IDF WeaponsBorder police arrest of suspects - including an IDF soldier - reveals high demand in Israeli criminal underworld for Israeli Tavor rifle.
IDF: Sirens in Gaza Belt False AlarmNo rockets found after code red sounds in Negev, Gaza Belt.
Minister: Regulate Polygamy to Slow Bedouin GrowthOnce again, Israel is hoping to hold down the explosive growth of the Bedouin population by regulating polygamy.
Three-Year-Old in Negev Airlifted After Snake BiteInfant in Har Amasa bit while frolicking in playground, evacuated by helicopter to Be'er Sheva hospital.
Drought Declared in the NegevFarmers to receive compensation for poor crop yield; sections in the North also affected.
MK Dov Lipman Helps Israeli Farmers in the GalileeMK Dov Lipman hails 'Zionism in its purest form' as he joins volunteers protecting isolated farms from Arab bandits.
Economics Ministry Behind Hi-Tech Project in NegevPark for Science and Technology attracts several companies, praise from senior MKs - including Naftali Bennett.
Native Israelis Given Incentives to Return HomeMinistry of Immigrant Absorption launches new programs to encourage native Israelis to return - and settle the Negev, Galilee.
Defense Officials Warn Hamas Over Rocket FireDefense Minister joins Commander of Southern Command in promising 'not to hold back' against Gaza rockets.
Israel Plans New Birdwatching NetworkIsrael, crossroads of the world's major religions, is also the migration route half a billion birds. Now Jerusalem has plans for them.
Hamas Mortar Attacks Keep Terror on the BurnerGaza terrorists attack the Negev with seven mortar shells and Kassam rockets, lowering the intensity of attacks but breaking the ceasefire.
Disabled Veterans Prepare for Bike Ride in NegevHundreds of disabled veterans are set to embark on an extraordinary bike trip to salute the Israeli Paralympians.
Slur Prompts Calls for UN Official's ResignationUN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing Raquel Rolnik called on to resign due to use of term “Judaization".
Youth Zionist Congress Supports the NegevOver 1,000 youth attended the National Youth Zionist Congress in Arad and had one message: We need to settle and invest in the Negev.
JFK-Negev May be Future Flight RouteAn Air Force base in the Negev is increasingly likely to be the home of Israel’s second major international airport.
Terrorists Fire Two Qassam Rockets at IsraelTerrorists fired two Qassam rockets from Gaza at the western Negev. There were no physical injuries and no reports of damages.
Gov't to Approve Illegal Bedouin ConstructionBedouins to receive 1.2 billion shekels, free lots for construction. Illegal buildings to be approved retroactively.
Solar Farms Bad for Environment?A study by the Nature Authority says that the Negev is the wrong place for a solar farm.
Thank You Lockheed MartinActions speak louder than words.