Hassidic leader: The state has no right to call itself 'Israel'

Vizhnitz Grand Rabbi says Israel not a Jewish state after Giro d'Italia bike race caused widespread mass public Shabbat desecration.Tzvi Lev, 5/10/2018, 7:46 PM

'The Status Quo is in danger'

National Union not happy with mass Shabbat violations caused by Giro d'Italia bike race, says agreement on religion-state issues infringed.Tzvi Lev, 5/6/2018, 10:51 AM

'Threats and intimidation against Bnei Akiva'

National Union attacks Secular Forum demand for investigation following Bnei Akiva call to purchase only from Sabbath-observing businesses.Mordechai Sones, 4/23/2018, 10:58 PM

National Union defends cartoon slamming Supreme Court

Jewish Home faction defends cartoon critical of Supreme Court, after Left accuses cartoon of 'incitement.'Tzvi Lev, 4/15/2018, 11:41 AM

'Recruitment crisis solved. Everything's in Netanyahu's hands'

'We've reached a plan haredim can live with, even if not easily. The PM will decide whether to stabilize government or go to elections.'Mordechai Sones, 3/11/2018, 1:47 PM

'We must unite once and for all'

Deputy Defense Minister Rabbi Eli Ben-Dahan calls for complete union between National Union, Jewish Home parties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2018, 1:28 AM

Smotrich: Religionization is a good thing

National Union party launches new program to enhance Israel's Jewish character. 'Religionization is who we are'.Mordechai Sones, 3/4/2018, 5:31 PM

'There is no force in the world that can move us from here'

Hundreds of youth participate in National Union conference in the Netiv Ha'avot neighborhood.Ido Ben Porat, 2/9/2018, 3:45 AM

Bennett: Our goal is national leadership

Jewish Home chairman optimistic that the party will again run together with National Union in the next election.Eliran Aharon, 1/23/2018, 1:13 AM

'The Arabs' audacity and our loss of deterrence is disturbing'

National Union leader says near-lynch of Jewish children is the result of a lack of deterrence, weak policies.Chana Roberts, 11/30/2017, 4:16 PM

INTO THE FRAY: The Smotrich Plan-A step in the right direction, but..

Several flaws in MK Smotrich’s otherwise bold proposal will prevent it from achieving its long-term strategic goal: Sustainable Jewish sovereignty over the entire Land of Israel.Dr. Martin Sherman, 9/15/2017, 1:46 PM

'The first step towards the elimination of the Oslo Accords'

Hundreds attend National Union conference, which approves Smotrich's new diplomatic plan.Hezki Baruch, 9/13/2017, 12:04 AM

Netanyahu addresses National Union conference

"We have succeeded in building a thriving country, a world leader in economics, technology, security, cyber, and health."Tzvi Lev, 9/12/2017, 12:47 PM

'Those who don't want to live in a Jewish state can leave'

Jewish Home MK says proposal to provide economic incentives for Arabs to emigrate from Judea and Samaria will prevent Palestinian state.Shimon Cohen, 9/10/2017, 6:49 PM

National Union serves ultimatum

Insists PM and Internal Security Minister allow ministers to ascend Temple Mount, threatens immediate High Court appeal if demand not met.Mordechai Sones, 8/28/2017, 11:24 PM

'I agree to primaries but I want a religious party'

MK Bezalel Smotrich says the unity between the National Union and Jewish Home won't fall apart over primaries.Hezki Baruch, 7/7/2017, 4:46 AM

National Union to Bennett: It is a mistake to abandon us

Party allied with Jewish Home warns Education Minister against abandoning the rightists to court votes from the center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2017, 7:11 PM

'Netanyahu's legacy is a Palestinian state in Area C'

National Union party's secretary-general blasts decision to build housing units in Qalqiliya at the expense of Jews.Ben Ariel, 6/16/2017, 3:07 AM

National Union Youth: Barbecue in front of prison

Event aims to break terrorist's spirit, calls government not to surrender, to act diligently to release fallen soldiers Goldin and Shaul.Mordechai Sones, 4/20/2017, 11:18 AM

Will failure to resettle Amona residents cause coalition crisis?

National Union party leadership calls on its MKs to force government to fulfill promise to Amona residents or renounce coalition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2017, 8:59 PM

'A little more to the right'

National Union campaign looks to nudge Knesset to the right.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2016, 8:20 PM

National Union kicks off with first ideological conference

National Union party holds first ideological conference, Minister Naftali Bennett attends as honored guest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2016, 8:03 AM

'We need to have one united religious party, sans primaries'

Tekuma faction looking for unity in national-religious camp - and elimination of party primaries.Hezki Baruch, 6/22/2016, 4:48 PM

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