IsraelNationalNews.com

In today's headlines:‏ תג בכותרות

Bennett, Beit El Protestors Face Off At Meeting

Tensions surfaced in Jewish Home, as a loud shouting match broke out between Naftali Bennett and party members from Beit El.Moshe Cohen, 7/20/2015, 4:41 PM

Minister: We Won't Sit Still for De Facto Building Freeze

Uri Ariel confirmed what many Israelis fear - that there is a de facto, if not de jure, building freeze in Judea and Samaria.Yaakov Levi, 7/20/2015, 1:14 AM

Coalition Crisis Brewing Over 'Creeping Construction Freeze'

Members of the National Union say that they are considering their options if a slow freeze in Judea and Samaria continues.Yaakov Levi, 7/19/2015, 4:04 PM

Ariel Leads Vote to Break from Jewish Home

Ariel supports split from Jewish Home in party vote which ends up in a tie, bringing question to party's rabbis for final decision.Hezki Baruch, 12/18/2014, 6:15 PM

MK Horowitz: Look Where Extremism Brings Us

MK Horowitz (Meretz) condemns the possibility Orit Struk may be left off the National Union list if the party were to join Yachad.Ido Ben Porat, Cynthia Blank, 12/18/2014, 11:25 AM

Eli Yishai's New Party Won't Allow Women MKs

Pact with National Union looking increasingly unlikely as Yachad party's spiritual head stresses hareidi stance against women MKs.Ido Ben Porat, 12/16/2014, 10:54 PM

National Union Says There Are Still Gaps with Bennett

Uri Ariel's National Union/Tekuma rejects reports that a unity agreement with the Jewish Home is close.Hezki Baruch, 12/16/2014, 1:15 AM

Ariel Admits to an Ideological Rift with Bennett

Ariel says unity efforts continue, but maintains that primaries are corrupt and divide continues - amid talk of Yishai partnership.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/5/2014, 12:21 PM

Bennett and Ariel Trying to Maintain Jewish Home Unity

Jewish Home Chairman and Tekuma Chairman hold positive meeting amid reports that Ariel may form a new party with Shas's Yishai.Hezki Baruch, 12/5/2014, 2:12 AM

Ahead of Elections Jewish Home MKs Trade Barbs

'Arrogant' dig at Tekuma faction gets sharp rebuttal; Jewish Home rep calls to disband National Union; rabbi suggests party split.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 12/3/2014, 2:44 PM

Ariel Warns Bennett: We Won't Sell Out for Mandates

Unity deal in further jeopardy as Ariel speaks of 'red line' principles stopping a union with Jewish Home's push for political 'center.'Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 11/17/2014, 1:18 PM

MK Katz Predicts 20 Seats for Jewish Home

The Jewish Home party will be even stronger than most polls says, with at least 20 seats, predicts outgoing MK Yaakov Katz.Elad Benari, 1/4/2013, 2:13 AM

Polls Show US-Born Gimpel May Be Knesset Member

Polls show more strength for the Jewish Home-National Union slate and give US-born Jeremy Gimpel a good chance to become MK., 1/2/2013, 12:35 PM

Poll Shows Younger Voters Back Jewish Home

The renewed Jewish Home party, running with the National Union, draws younger voters, many of them secular, a new poll shows. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/19/2012, 8:56 AM

Poll Shows Opposition Ripping Itself to Pieces

The ultra left-wing Haaretz newspaper has given up on defeating Netanyahu. “Game Over. Center-left is a fragmented mess.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 12/10/2012, 11:28 AM

Likud List Won't Hurt National Union, Predicts Candidate

Orit Strook, a candidate on the National Union’s Knesset list, says she does not believe the Likud list will negatively affect her party.Elad Benari, 11/28/2012, 2:46 AM

Likud MK List May Dent Jewish Home Chances in January Elections

Feiglin’s victory in the Likud primaries for MK candidates could put holes in hopes for Jewish Home-National Union in the elections.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/27/2012, 9:38 AM

Poll: Nationalist Camp Gains Strength

Israel’s nationalist parties could win 66 seats in the next election, new poll finds.Elad Benari, 11/21/2012, 5:43 AM

NU's New #2: I'll Lead Fight for Family Values

Rabbi Eliyahu Ben-Dahan, #2 on the National Union's Knesset list, says fathers are targeted by false complaints.Gil Ronen, 11/19/2012, 2:51 PM

National Union Elects Knesset List

Members of the Tekuma Central Committee choose the party’s list for the upcoming Knesset elections. MK Uri Ariel will head the list.Elad Benari, 11/19/2012, 1:17 AM

MK Uri Ariel Elected to Head National Union

Tekuma Central Committee members choose MK Ariel to replace MK Yaakov Katz, who had announced that he would not head the party.Gil Ronen, 11/18/2012, 9:57 PM

Gimpel Loses Jewish Home Primaries

Though list is considered excellent, US-born Jeremy Gimpel will not be among top 5 candidates in the Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) list.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/14/2012, 3:36 PM

National Union in Plea to MKs Eldad, Ben Ari: Don't Do It

National Union MKs say the split in the party is "a day of celebration for the left".Gil Ronen, 11/13/2012, 4:06 PM

MKs Eldad, Ben Ari Announce New Faction

National Union MKs split off, form "Power to Israel." They say they are what Israel needs.Gil Ronen, 11/13/2012, 2:36 PM

Jewish Home Goes to the Polls for MK List

Habayit Hayehudi (Jewish Home) party members go the polls Tuesday to choose Knesset candidates. US-born Jeremy Gimpel is on the list. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/13/2012, 8:21 AM

Moledet Strengthens Unity in Religious Camp

The Moledet Party has joined Tkuma’s efforts to run together with the Jewish Home.Arutz Sheva, 11/8/2012, 9:45 PM

Poll Gives United Religious Zionist List 13 MKs

Religious parties would receive 32 seats, more than 25% of the total.Gil Ronen, 11/8/2012, 4:57 PM

Likud Leader: Israel Must not Bend for Obama

Israel will not bend for Obama despite his re-election victory, says Likud MK Danny Danon. National Union: A victory for Israeli left.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/7/2012, 9:51 AM

Bennett Welcomes All Zionists to Join United Party

Naftali Bennett, new chairman of the HaBayit HaYehudi (Jewish Home) party, calls on all Zionists to join a united Zionist party.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/7/2012, 8:26 AM

MK Ariel: Chabad Unhappy with Deri in Shas

NU MK expects 10 seats for unified list, sees Deri's return as pushing Shas voters to NU.Gil Ronen, 11/6/2012, 12:21 PM

Voting Day in Israel – for Nationalist Party Leader

Americans are not the only ones voting Tuesday. In Israel, 54,000 party members can vote for the leader of the Jewish Home party. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/6/2012, 8:21 AM

Rabbi Eliyahu Wants Ketzaleh To Head Party List

Rabbi Eliyahu urged MK “Ketzaleh” not to give up his number one place on the joint nationalists’ parties list. “You are number one.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/31/2012, 11:37 AM

Ketzaleh: Our Joint List Will Achieve 15-20 Seats

MK Yaakov “Ketzaleh” Katz explains the reasoning behind his decision to be moved down on the party list.Elad Benari, 10/31/2012, 2:15 AM

Ketzaleh Bets His Seat on Zionist Vote

In what may be a Knesset first, MK Katz asks his party to move him from first place to seventh.Maayana Miskin, 10/30/2012, 9:26 PM

Ketzaleh: We want Ben-Ari on our List

MKs Yaakov Katz and Uri Ariel say Rav Shmuel Eliahu will mediate between them and MK Ben Ari.Gil Ronen, 10/29/2012, 2:38 PM

NU: Likud May Have Just 'Divorced' Its Religious Voters

National Union says Lieberman's "extreme secular" policies may drive away traditional, religious Jews - who will vote for religious parties.Gil Ronen, 10/25/2012, 9:28 PM

MK Eldad: I'm in the Knesset to Prevent Palestinian State

MK Aryeh Eldad says his goal as a politician is to prevent the creation of a Palestinian state, calls for unity within his political camp.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 10/25/2012, 6:44 AM

National Union, Jewish Home in Unity Conference

Religious Zionist MKs rev up the engines; vow to run in a united Knesset list.Hezki Baruch & Gil Ronen, 10/18/2012, 9:23 PM

Ben-Ari Leaves National Union, Will Run with Eldad

MK Michael Ben-Ari announces he is leaving the National Union, will run in the elections alongside MK Aryeh Eldad.Elad Benari, Canada, 10/12/2012, 11:05 PM

Poll Gives National Camp New Year’s Strength

The latest poll shows the national camp with the continuing slid majority it has enjoyed the past three years. Kadima needs a prayer. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/16/2012, 12:46 PM

Ketzaleh: We’re Heading for Something Huge

Religious-Zionist politics is heading toward “something huge” with new unity deal, and the public is responding, says MK Katz.Maayana Miskin, 9/13/2012, 9:52 PM

'Ketzaleh' Signs Unity Pact with Jewish Home Candidate

National Union and Jewish Home contender Naftali Bennett agree to form joint list for the next Knesset.Elad Benari, 9/11/2012, 3:16 AM

Red Cross Negotiates Land Grab for PA

The Red Cross helps the PA negotiate for land, IDF Civil Administration plays along.Maayana Miskin, 8/12/2012, 7:15 PM

MK Katz's Illegal Alien Law Goes Down in Flames

A law authored by National Union head MK Yaakov Katz allowing police to collect data on illegal aliens was shot down 4-42.Gabe Kahn, 7/11/2012, 5:11 PM

Poll: United Religious Zionist List Gets 10 MKs

Knesset Channel poll shows if parties run separately they will garner a total of 8 seats.Gil Ronen, 7/5/2012, 5:52 PM

Youths Throw Rocks 'because Jews Took Arab Homes'

MKs Eldad and Ben Ari tour Mount of Olives and hear Arab explanations that rock attacks are Jews' fault.Hezki Baruch & Gil Ronen, 6/11/2012, 11:03 AM

1,000 Youths Call for United Religious List

Religious Zionist youths sign petition initiated by National Union calling on NU, NRP to join forces.Gil Ronen, 5/6/2012, 8:31 PM

Slomiansky: Unite Religious Zionist Parties

Former MK: Religious Zionist parties' influence is negligible.today because of the division between them. Gil Ronen, 5/3/2012, 9:53 PM

Video of Nationalists at Airport: ‘Send Back the Anti-Semites’

Nationalists, headed by National Union MKs and activist Baruch Marzel, “welcomed” anarchists with a message to go back home.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu and Yoni Kempinski, 4/15/2012, 3:56 PM

NU MKs Differ on Path to Unity

MKs Eldad and Ben Ari of National Union think joining Jewish Home's primaries makes sense. The other two do not.Gil Ronen, 2/19/2012, 6:02 PM

Young National Union to MKs: Unite!

NU Young Leadership wants the two religious Zionist parties to join forces.Gil Ronen, 1/9/2012, 3:01 PM

MKs See How PA Takes Over Jerusalem

National Union MKs were given a tour of neighborhoods in Jerusalem and saw first hand how the PA paves roads within Israeli-controlled territory.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 5/26/2011, 8:41 PM

Anger in Opposition as NU Votes with Netanyahu

The National Union faction angers Opposition partners by voting with the coalition. “We don't work for Tzipi Livni,” MKs say.Maayana Miskin, 12/29/2010, 8:54 PM

MKs Meet in Building Slated for Demolition in East Jerusalem

National Union MKs meet in Beit Yehonatan, say that it should only be sealed off after illegal Arab homes in the area are destroyed.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 12/28/2010, 1:14 AM

MK Orlev: No Union with 'Kahanists'

Jewish Home politician trades barbs with members of the National Union whom he considers too extreme.Gil Ronen, 11/18/2010, 7:28 PM

MKs to Netanyahu: Come Home Now, This is Your Fault

NU parliamentarians tell Prime Minister to return to Israel following point-blank murders, blame Likud 'peace' policy for the deaths. Gil Ronen, 8/31/2010, 9:14 PM

Tar and Feather Likud for ‘White Paper’ Building Freeze

MK Ariel compared Netanyahu’s proposed building freeze to the infamous White Paper of 1939. MK Eldad: Tar and feather Yesha voters for Likud. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/25/2009, 4:16 PM