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'Gilad Sharon's return will hurt the Likud'

Journalist David Bedein warns that if former PM Sharon's son returns to the Likud, it'll hurt the party's public relations.Eliran Aharon, Wedensday, 2:12 AM

'A grain of sand won't move from Ofra or Amona'

Science Minister Ofir Akunis sounds off to Arutz Sheva about possibility of unity government, looming demolition of Ofra and Amona.Shimon Cohen, Sunday, 3:57 PM

Likud blasts 'incompetent' Barak

Likud uses sharp language in blasting former Prime Minister who hinted that Binyamin Netanyahu caused serious damage to Israel’s security.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/19/2016, 10:32 PM

'No one is threatening me'

Minister Yisrael Katz denies reports that he and Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu are feuding over Likud dealings.Hezki Baruch, 8/18/2016, 2:19 PM

Likud rebels, Prime Minister meets Katz

When the Likud secretariat voted on Tuesday to gut the Prime Minister's powers, Bibi called Minister Yisrael Katz for an urgent meeting.Michal Levi, 8/17/2016, 10:36 AM

Will Ofra be destroyed?

One of the largest cities in Binyamin, Ofra, recently lost its zoning permit for large swaths of the city. Arutz Sheva went to find out why.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2016, 6:22 PM

Coalition up, opposition down as Labor plummets

Labor drops 8 mandates in latest poll, while Jewish Home, Yesh Atid surge.David Rosenberg, 8/11/2016, 12:28 PM

Begin: Hatzel is a 'nationalistic thug'

MK Benny Begin fires back at controversial rapper who attacked his family.Chaim Lev, 8/8/2016, 2:15 AM

Hanegbi demands: Reject 'Hatzel' Likud membership

Minister Tzachi Hanegbi writes formal letter to Likud CEO demanding popular rapper not be admitted into party; 'He demeans the movement'.Hezki Baruch, 8/7/2016, 6:00 PM

Zionist union collapses to lowest level in poll

Opposition party would lose two thirds of this strength in elections, drop from 24 to just 8 seats, lowest level for Labor in history.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2016, 1:14 PM

Minister: 'Hatzel' will never be a Likud member

Tzachi Hanegbi rips rapper 'Hatzel', claims he will never part of the Likud despite his recent membership. 'His views don't fit the Likud'.Hezki Baruch, 8/7/2016, 10:35 AM

MK Glick: Hatzel needs to tone it down

MK Yehuda Glick urges famous rapper Yoav Eliasi to tone down his rhetoric following his attack on MK Benny Begin.Hezki Baruch, 8/7/2016, 6:17 AM

Likud: Stop attacking MK Begin

Likud fires back at rapper Hatzel, who claimed in an interview that MK Benny Begin's daughter converted to Islam.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2016, 5:42 AM

Rapper: Minister's daughter converted to Islam

Israeli Rapper Yoav Eliasi struck back at Likud Minister Benny Begin. "His daughter converted to Islam, his son throws rocks at the IDF."Reut Hadar, 8/4/2016, 5:58 PM

Popular rapper unfazed by Likud critics

Popular nationalist Hatzel, who announced he would join the Likud party, says those in the party who criticize his decision are afraid.Benny Tocker, 8/4/2016, 3:43 AM

Popular nationalist rapper joins Likud

Rap star Yoav Eliasi, better known as 'Hatzel', convinced by MK Oren Hazan to join Likud; 'He may be worth 5 Knesset seats for us.'Ido Ben Porat, 8/3/2016, 7:55 AM

Justice Minister: Government will survive

At press conference, Ayelet Shaked touches on variety of topics, from the induction of Maale Adumim, to her possible defection to the Likud.Hezki Baruch and Haim Lev, 8/2/2016, 6:10 PM

Justice Minister: Enough with bullying from Likud

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked explains her call for haredim to become journalists, while touching on party tensions with the Likud.Ido Ben Porat and Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 3:01 PM

'This government desperately needs a vacation'

Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon gives exasperated prescription to cure the ills of internally feuding government.Shai Landesman, 8/1/2016, 4:11 PM

'Bennett and Shaked are the darlings of the left'

War of words between Jewish Home, Likud heats up. 'Netanyahu is attacking us because he wants to bring in Labor'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2016, 9:26 AM

'Moving to the Likud? Nonsense'

Justice Minister Shaked denies rumors she is planning to bolt Jewish Home for Likud. 'Bennett and I will enlarge party as much as possible.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2016, 9:06 PM

End of the Samaria water crisis?

Water Minister Yuval Steinitz describes the emergency measures taken to break the water crisis in Samaria.Rachel Kaplan and Shimon Cohen, 7/28/2016, 10:00 PM

Knesset Chairman tours Amona

Yuli Edelstein: "As long as the basic premise is destruction, nothing good will come out of it, not for Jews and not for Arabs."Eliran Aharon, 7/28/2016, 8:11 PM

Haredi party trumps Labor in latest poll

Jewish Home, United Torah Judaism surge past Zionist Union, Yesh Atid pulls into statistical dead-heat with Likud.David Rosenberg, 7/24/2016, 2:51 PM

'Bogie party' beginning to take shape

Reports say former Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon is starting his own party and has already reached out to several figures.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/9/2016, 1:52 AM

'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.Yoni Kempinski, 7/7/2016, 1:16 AM

Police: Proof of fraud by former aide to PM

Police have gathered proof that allegedly shows Perah Lerner, former aide to the PM passed on inside information to her husband.Reut Hadad, 6/28/2016, 5:39 PM

72% believe government failed against terror wave

Warning signs for Likud, Zionist Union as latest poll shows Israelis frustrated with status quo.David Rosenberg, 6/23/2016, 11:34 AM

Likud blasts Bennett over criticism of Netanyahu

Officials in the Likud outraged after Bennett criticizes Netanyahu for supporting a Palestinian state.Ben Ariel, 6/6/2016, 3:14 AM

Ya'alon-Sa'ar-Kahlon alliance could beat Likud

Poll finds that new party led by former top Likud ministers would win more seats in the next election than Likud.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/27/2016, 8:36 PM

Barkat defers to Netanyahu over Likud leadership

Jerusalem mayor won't challenge Prime Minister, he announces Wednesday, despite recordings hinting otherwise.Tova Dvorin, 5/25/2016, 10:50 PM

MK Zohar changes mind, won't resign from Knesset

Likud MK Mickey Zohar announces he will not be resigning from the Knesset after all.Hezki Baruch, 5/25/2016, 1:16 AM

Likud-Yisrael Beytenu coalition talks resume

Coalition talks between the Likud and Yisrael Beytenu parties resumed after Liberman said earlier they reached a “dead end”.Chaim Lev, 5/24/2016, 12:16 AM

Netanyahu urges Likud MK to remain in Knesset

First-term Likud MK tells Prime Minister he will be leaving Knesset for 'personal reasons'.David Rosenberg, 5/23/2016, 6:18 PM

Deputy Minister Kara considers quitting Likud

Kara announces he is weighing his future in the party, accusing Netanyahu of racism for not appointing him as minister.Hezki Baruch, 5/23/2016, 5:44 PM

Ariel Sharon's son joins Likud, may run for MK

Son of Sharon - who left Likud to form Kadima and push through Disengagement - is open to running in next elections.Orli Harari, 5/21/2016, 10:10 PM

New MK Glick: 'I pray to sanctify Heaven's name'

Temple Mount activist gives emotional response to Arutz Sheva after Ya'alon's dramatic resignation launches his political career.Hezki Baruch, 5/20/2016, 9:57 AM

Negotiators agree: Death penalty for terrorists

Likud negotiators agree to key demand made by Yisrael Beytenu, as condition to joining gov't: capital punishment for terrorist murderers.Ari Soffer, 5/19/2016, 5:05 PM

Top Likud official: 'Bad' Ya'alon harmed party

Senior official slams 'bad-hearted' Ya'alon for 'thinking he's above us all,' and 'lighting fires that are hard to put out.'Hezki Baruch, 5/19/2016, 1:43 PM

Likud ministers overjoyed at Liberman meeting

Outpouring of ministers and deputy ministers hail the coming of a 'wide, right-wing government' with Likud's 'natural partner.'Hezki Baruch, 5/18/2016, 2:09 PM

Likud warns Netanyahu to stop talks with Herzog

Senior Likud members from Judea and Samaria demand PM stop unity talks, warning Herzog as FM will create a Palestinian state.Ido Ben-Porat, 5/18/2016, 10:25 AM

Bennett, Liberman gain as Herzog plummets in poll

Nationalist camp surges in latest poll as Labor loses nearly half its seats. Likud led by Yaalon would face massive losses.David Rosenberg, 5/17/2016, 2:51 PM

'The damage Buji caused is irreparable'

MK Mickey Rosenthal blasts Herzog for contemplating the idea of "crawling into the government."Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/14/2016, 1:56 AM

Minister: Joining with Labor will destroy Likud

Likud's Elkin warns a unity government would be an 'historic mistake,' as Zionist Union would pull coalition leftward to justify itself.Ido Ben-Porat, 5/13/2016, 10:17 AM

Source: Likud to reach out to Liberman

Likud source says the party intends to reach out to Yisrael Beytenu after talks with Zionist Union failed.Elad Benari, 5/13/2016, 6:46 AM

Likud MK hopes to stop unity government

'Better to have a narrow government with principles than a broad coalition that sells out,' says Yoav Kish.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/12/2016, 1:22 PM

PM offers Zionist Union nine gov't ministries

Unity gov't talks continue apace, as sources close to the prime minister say he's made a very generous offer to opposition leader Herzog.Shimon Cohen, 5/11/2016, 1:03 PM

Likud members want to place limits on Netanyahu

A number of senior Likud members are secretly encouraging opposition bill to place term limits on Prime Minister.Matt Wanderman, 5/3/2016, 10:29 AM

Details of 'unity government' deal revealed

Senior Likud source claims Netanyahu made generous deal to leftist Zionist Union, now waiting for response; Herzog's office denies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2016, 10:41 AM

Netanyahu: Liberman working with Arabs

Prime Minister Netanyahu blasts Yisrael Beytenu chairman, says he is working with the Joint List to bring down the government.Elad Benari, 4/18/2016, 6:46 AM

Netanyahu: We'll do what it takes to fight terror

At a toast for Likud activists in honor of Passover, PM Netanyahu vows the fight against terrorism will continue.Hezki Baruch, 4/18/2016, 1:14 AM

Liberman blasts 'defeatist and weak' government

Yisrael Beytenu chairman blasts government's policy with regard to Gaza, accuses Netanyahu of secret talks with Hamas.Elad Benari, 4/17/2016, 6:07 AM

Barkat planning Likud takeover?

Recordings of closed-door meetings reveal Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat's growing ambitions within Likud.David Rosenberg, 4/11/2016, 9:45 PM

Shaked: Incitement against Yaalon is very serious

Justice Minister denounces threats against Defense Minister, though insists they come from his own party.Matt Wanderman, 4/9/2016, 11:24 PM

Poll: Lapid, Liberman continue to gain strength

New poll finds that Yesh Atid and Yisrael Beytenu are making gains at the expense of Likud and the Zionist Union.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/25/2016, 11:16 PM

Netanyahu's Likud feud caught on tape

PM recorded in faction meeting condemning MKs who are protesting his canceling of Ethiopian Ailyah decision, warns coalition is in danger.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2016, 11:27 AM

Poll: Yesh Atid nearly catches up to Likud

Lapid's party comes in at 21 seats to 26 for Likud. In 1-on-1 vote against Netanyahu, Lapid ties with Bennett for closest gap behind the PM.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2016, 9:07 AM