Aryeh Deri to return to Interior Ministry after 22 yearsCabinet approves appointment for Shas chairman, who resigned as interior minister in 1993 over corruption charges.
Attorney General: Deri's appointment legal, but not appropriateWeinstein delivers opinion on Shas head returning to Interior Minister post, 22 years after he abused the position and was jailed.
Deri asks to be Interior Minister again after 22 yearsDeri requests ministry, but High Court petitions likely because he abused the post last time and was jailed for corruption.
PM hints Deri will get Interior MinistryNetanyahu reportedly said that 'some factions have not received enough important portfolios.'
Will Deri replace Shalom as Interior Minister?Following Silvan Shalom's resignation from politics, officials estimate Shas chairman will return to Interior Ministry.
Deri: Israel's currency 'discriminates' against Mizrahi JewsShas chairman Aryeh Deri demands faces on newly designed shekel bills include some Israelis of Middle Eastern descent.
Govt. approves zero-VAT on public transportationThe government made two major compromises with its coalition partners in order to ensure that the state budget is passed by Wednesday.
Yishai rejects Deri's reconciliation offerYishai says Shas chairman's offer is nothing but a political spin.
Deri makes surprising reconciliation offer to YishaiIn huge political curve ball, Shas head proposes Yishai disband Yachad and return, offering to cover his campaign debts.
Report: Synagogue to be moved, not destroyedDramatic development: congregants report Deri has proposed transferring synagogue to adjacent plot, and promised to make it happen.
Protesters demand Deri quit government to save synagogueProtest outside Deri's home; synagogue's rabbi to Deri, Bennett, Litzman: 'don't let desecration of G-d happen on your watch.'
Deri transfers 20 million shekels to historical Galilee tombsDeri launches new project to invest huge sum in religious sites in Galilee, to help local tourism.
Shas chairman slams 'problematic' Baratz appointmentAryeh Deri joins chorus of dissent against PR chief, says he trusts Netanyahu to 'make the right decision.'
Report: Deri to become Welfare MinisterChannel 2 News reports that Welfare Minister Haim Katz will give his role to Shas chairman in exchange for Economy Ministry.
Deri resigns, paving way for contested gas dealWith Aryeh Deri's official resignation, Economy Ministry - and greenlight for Noble Energy deal - transfers to Prime Minister Netanyahu.
Deri to become the first Periphery MinisterDeri set to step down from Economy Ministry to let gas plan pass without being involved, will become first minister of periphery.
'Deri has seven mandates, is doing zero work'Yachad head Yishai condemns Shas head for quitting Economics Ministry, and ignoring his campaign promises to the poor.
Aryeh Deri resigns from Economy Ministry over gas billShas head Aryeh Deri steps down from role as Economy Minister. MK Yellin: 'Deri is a coward and not a leader.'
Ministers Disagree Over Late Night Anti-Terror RallyThe morning after: public officials squabble over appropriateness of ministers speaking at mass rally in front of Prime Minister's House.
Sources: Shabbat Train Shutdown Part of Deri's Personal AgendaTransport Ministry officials say latest decision reflects Economy Minister's tendency to 'shirk all responsibilities.'
Uproar Over Train Shutdown for ShabbatIsrael rail workers aghast at Economy Ministry decision to shut down maintenance work on Shabbat noting travelers could be stranded.
Missing Israeli in Uman: Important Testimony ReceivedAs ZAKA rescue teams redouble efforts with witness testimony, ministers Deri and Elkin work to get permits to expand tools for search.
Netanyahu: When I Want Something, I Achieve ItDespite 'obstacles,' Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu celebrated the Knesset's approval of the framework on gas development Monday.
Movement for Quality Gov't Continues Campaign Against DeriAfter losing court case against Aryeh Deri's appointment as Economy Minister, Movement for Quality Gov't demands new hearing.
Deri: We Will Not Remain Silent on Shabbat DesecrationShas chairman blasts Netanyahu and Katz for allowing Ma'ariv Bridge clean-up to continue throughout Jewish day of rest.
High Court Gives Aryeh Deri the All ClearPetition from Movement for Quality Government against Shas chairman Aryeh Deri's ministerial appointment quashed by High Court.
Minister Calls to Bring Haredi Extremists to JusticeEconomics Minister Aryeh Deri condemns mob which injured firemen on Sunday, saying they should be prosecuted to full extent of the law.
New Kosher Law to Shore Up 'Holes' in SupervisionA new law that would significantly restrict the definition of 'kosher' at food establishments was approved for legislation Sunday.
Edelstein: Coalition 'Could Change Soon,' Maybe for the Better?Prime Minister Netanyahu worked hard to put together his coalition - but it is likely to change, said Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.
Israel, China in Talks to Become Major Financial AlliesEconomics Minister Deri discusses Free Trade Agreement with Chinese Ambassador, as Israel indicates it's focus is shifting to the East.
Cabinet Unanimously Passes Deal to Break Up Gas MonopolyEnergy minister says deal will stop monopoly on offshore gas, provide energy security to state and millions to its coffers.
El Al Could be Penalized for 'High Heel-Gate'Reports indicate El Al's requirement of female attendants to wear high heels could become subject of a government investigation.
Economics Ministry Hails Transgender Discrimination VictoryEconomy Ministry announces ruling in sex-change discrimination case, notes 'Tel Aviv Loves All Genders.'
Yishai: Deri Turned Shas Into North KoreaDealing with campaign debt, Yishai rules out rapprochement with 'dictator' Deri, says he was too 'soft' on him.
A-G: It Will be Difficult to Defend Deri AppointmentAttorney General Weinstein says it will be difficult for him to defend Deri's appointment as Economy Minister to the Supreme Court.
Shas, Likud Sign Coalition AgreementUnder agreement, Deri to be appointed Economy Minister; Shas to receive two Ministries and several deputy positions.
Deri: I Will Not Accept a Deputy Minister from Jewish HomeShas chairman Aryeh Deri says Religious Affairs Ministry will remain squarely in hands of Shas, with no interference from Jewish Home.
Netanyahu, Deri Set to Meet: Deal Imminent?After deals were closed with UTJ and Kulanu, Shas appears to be next to sign onto Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's new government.
Aryeh Deri Drops Demand for Interior MinistryShas head convicted of bribery during his last interior ministry stint tell Army Radio he's giving up on the ministry 'to prevent slander.'
Shas Levels its Demands to Return to Coalition TalksDeri tells press conference he won't return to talks with Likud without at 0% VAT on basic goods and a 'social toolbox,' after UTJ deal.
Deri-Yishai Saga in Shas Continues Even Post-ElectionsParliamentary aide asserts that boss, Shas MK Yaakov Margi, will not receive ministerial role because of aide's own relation to Eli Yishai.
Deri Refuses to Accept Economy MinistryAfter complaining that Netanyahu had not given him a concrete offer on the Interior Ministry, Deri refuses to accept Economy Ministry.
Did Deri Just Threaten to Abandon Bibi for Buji?Claiming he has not received a conclusive ministry offer from Netanyahu, Shas head Aryeh Deri says he's weighing his next steps.
Netanyahu Offers Aryeh Deri Transportation MinistryPM makes offer apparently meant to work out conflict between Deri and Kahlon, and seal Kulanu coalition deal.
Deri: Jewish Home Failed Us, Needs to CompromisePromising to revitalize Shas' education network, Aryeh Deri charges haredim should get Religious Affairs Committee over Jewish Home.
Former Shas MK: Stop Eli Yishai Hate Before It's Too LateSomething must be done to bring the divisions between supporters of Aryeh Deri and Eli Yishai under control, says outgoing MK Nissim Ze'ev.
Netanyahu to Meet with Haredi Parties for Coalition TalksRumors abound that Netanyahu could give UTJ chairman Yaakov Litzman Health Ministry, Shas chairman Aryeh Deri Interior Ministry.
Lapid to Netanyahu: Choose Anyone But Deri as MinisterFormer Finance Minister begs Netanyahu not to choose Deri for Interior Minister, cites Shas chairman's jail stint for corruption.
Deri Opposes Increase in Number of Cabinet MinistersReport says Shas chairman has sent Netanyahu a message that he is against changing the law that limits the number of cabinet ministers.
MK Litzman: We Will Undo the 'Damage' Lapid DidHaredi parties hope to have a greater influence on the next government than they had on the previous ones, UTJ and Shas MKs said.
Yishai to Deri: Let's Work Together After ElectionsWith elections only one day away and after months of bitter tension, Yishai offers to work together with Deri, head of his former party.
Deri: We'll Support Netanyahu, There's No Other ScenarioShas chairman says his party would support Netanyahu, calls him to form a coalition “which goes by Begin’s social guidelines."
'Deri Not the Only One Going Left if Herzog Gets More Votes'Ze'ev, founder of Shas recently booted by Deri, says his party, UTJ, Kulanu, Yisrael Beytenu all set to go left if Labor gets upper hand.
Deri: There Are 'Large Gaps' Between Us and the LeftShas chairman says he's against splitting Jerusalem but would agree to evict "isolated settlements".
Rabbi Yosef's Daughter Clarifies: Shas is LeftistBar-Shalom fears 'radical right government,' says Shas will push for two-state solution peace deal, and blames Jews for Arab 'hatred.'
Shas Hotline Showcases Bitter Anger at YishaiShas hotline feature that allows callers to leave messages for friends filled with abuse against former Shas Chairman Eli Yishai.
Deri to Yishai: Recordings Don't Exist, So Pipe DownAfter Yishai threatens to release clip that will bring Shas to its knees, party chair Aryeh Deri attacks him for continuing smear campaign.