MK Merav Ben Ari gives birth to daughter

Kulanu MK gives birth Saturday morning, but waits until Sunday for public announcement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2017, 8:35 AM

Poll: Netanyahu easily wins additional term as PM

Survey released Friday shows Likud winning election, coalition retaining present strength - even with Yaalon making an independent bid.David Rosenberg, 3/10/2017, 1:29 PM

Hotovely: Make Knesset meetings parent-friendly

Deputy Foreign Minister Hotovely speaks about change in Knesset's makeup, need for Knesset's hours to become more parent-friendly.Hezki Baruch, 3/8/2017, 8:40 AM

Live: ”Diaspora-Homeland Relationship” seminar

Foreign officials attend workshops & lectures at the Knesset on activity related to diaspora, brain drain, leadership development and moreArutz Sheva, 3/7/2017, 9:41 AM

Tender Years Clause causes storm in coalition

Two female MKs fight it out in Knesset hallway over which version of Tender Years Clause should pass.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 2:24 PM

Knesset takes closer look at staffers' skirts

Knesset committee keeps dress code, makes punishment for offenses more gradual.AFP, 2/22/2017, 1:16 PM

'V15 Law' passes first Knesset reading

Knesset approves first reading of bill preventing improper intervention of entities which are not political parties in the elections.Hezki Baruch, 2/20/2017, 11:23 PM

'Revoke salaries of MKs indicted for security offenses'

MK Mickey Levy proposes law to deal with 'absurd' situation where MKs indicted for offences such as aiding terrorists, receive salariesIdo Ben Porat, 2/15/2017, 2:11 PM

Netanyahu: Even in the Trump era, there are limitations

Netanyahu says upcoming meeting with Trump 'very important' for Israel's security, says Israel 'must act responsibly.'Hezki Baruch, 2/12/2017, 11:48 AM

Proposed law aims to give Knesset full authority

Proposed law aims to cancel Supreme Court's 'right' to cancel laws enacted by Knesset, suggests Israel adopt UK-like model.Uzi Baruch, 2/11/2017, 7:47 PM

Will MK who aided terrorists face lesser charges if he resigns?

Deal reportedly in the works to allow Joint List MK Basel Ghattas to resign and face reduced charges after smuggling phones to terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2017, 10:10 AM

Shaked and Lapid team up to fight gratuitous legislation

Justice Minister, opposition MK, write joint article slamming 'lawmaking craze.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/6/2017, 1:17 PM

Justice Minister: Regulation Law will be voted upon tomorrow

Justice Minister Shaked says Knesset will decide what to vote on its own, without coordination with other governments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2017, 8:11 PM

Netanyahu: We'll work with other countries to fight Iran

Israeli PM says he'll work to strengthen relationship with UK, fight Iran, promises to help Jerusalem.Chana Roberts, 2/5/2017, 10:56 AM

Regulation Law approved for Second and third reading

Knesset House Committee votes to approve Regulation Law. 'We were elected to promote what we believe in, and not what Meretz believes in.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/31/2017, 4:54 PM

Regulation Law to be voted upon next week

Knesset debate on Regulation Law to begin tomorrow evening. Vote to take place next week.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2017, 10:14 PM

Netanyahu: We will continue to take care of Judea and Samaria

Israeli PM begins weekly cabinet meeting by discussing Trump inauguration.Nitsan Keidar, 1/22/2017, 12:00 PM

Knesset Speaker halts vote on law expelling terrorists' families

Yuli Edelstein stops Yesh Atid party from holding vote on law to expel terrorists' families.Hezki Baruch, 1/18/2017, 3:07 PM

Impeachment proceedings against MK Ghattas begin

Knesset Speaker receives 72 signatures from MKs required to begin first ever impeachment proceedings against Arab MK.Arutz Shev Staff, 1/16/2017, 9:23 PM

28,000 register with Jewish Home party

28,000 people register as members of Jewish Home party to vote on Knesset list at the end of the year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/16/2017, 3:40 PM

Poll: Lapid on top, Netanyahu trailing

Latest poll shows Yesh Atid retaining 3-seat lead over Likud, as Jewish Home passes Joint List to be 3rd largest party.David Rosenberg, 1/12/2017, 7:05 PM

Netanyahu, Lapid tied as top picks for Prime Minister

Yesh Atid leads Likud in latest poll; majority of Israelis disagree with conviction of Elor Azariya.David Rosenberg, 1/6/2017, 8:04 AM

'Facebook Bill' passes first Knesset reading

Law that would allow Israeli courts to order the removal of online incitement passes first reading in the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/4/2017, 5:06 AM

Watch: Huckabee calls UN resolution an act of hate

Mike Huckabee visits Knesset, says Israel cannot divide Jerusalem or withdraw from territories, anti-Israel activity at UN motivated by hateEliran Baruch, 1/3/2017, 6:05 PM

Knesset inaugurates Jerusalem Jubilee Celebration

Knesset responds to UN resolution, inaugurates Jerusalem Jubilee Celebration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/28/2016, 3:05 PM

MK Ghattas to be banned from voting in Knesset

Knesset legal adviser says MK Ghattas cannot vote in Knesset while under arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/25/2016, 7:40 PM

Knesset approves 2017-2018 budget

Knesset approves state budget and economic plan for 2017-2018 by a majority of 60 to 48.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2016, 1:40 AM

Will Arab MK be stripped of immunity?

Knesset House Committee to vote Wednesday on proposal to strip Arab MK of immunity following allegations of aiding Hamas terrorists.Hezki Baruch, 12/21/2016, 11:06 AM

MKs banned from visiting security prisoners

The Knesset House Committee voted, after heated debate, to ban the visits by MKs to security prisoners.Gary Willig, 12/20/2016, 6:04 PM

Knesset Finance Committee approves 2017-2018 budget

Knesset’s Finance Committee approves state budget for 2017-2018. It must still pass its second and third Knesset readings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2016, 5:08 AM

New bill: Allow Israelis to vote from abroad

New bill seeks to allow Israelis who registered to vote but are located outside of Israel on election day to vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/16/2016, 11:44 AM

Knesset caves to 'immodest protest'

Dress code banning miniskirts dropped after MK, parliamentary aides protest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2016, 6:01 PM

Knesset panel to study dress code

Efforts to enforce a Knesset dress code barring short skirts and dresses to be relaxed until a committee makes its recommendations.JTA, 12/15/2016, 6:01 AM

MK strips outer clothing in protest of miniskirt ban

When parliamentary aides showed up for work scantily clad to protest the Knesset's dress code, one MK decided to join in - and strip down.Hezki Baruch, 12/14/2016, 11:51 AM

Leftists launch 'immodest' protest against Knesset dress code

Scantily clad parliamentary aides to Yesh Atid MKs challenge Knesset dress code, hold mini protest at entrance.Hezki Baruch, 12/14/2016, 9:47 AM

Knesset aide blocked entry over dress deemed too short

Adviser to MK Merav Michaeli detained from entering the Knesset after her dress was deemed too short under the building dress code.JTA, 12/13/2016, 2:00 AM

Regulation Law passes first reading in Knesset

Regulation Law passes first reading in Knesset by 59 to 51Yoel Domb, 12/7/2016, 10:13 PM

Knesset bans miniskirts

The Israeli Knesset has issued a new dress code, banning visitors and employees from wearing miniskirts and short dresses.JTA, 12/1/2016, 7:50 AM

Kenyan MPs in Knesset: We must join hands to fight terrorism'

MPs from Kenya visited the Knesset and discussed the need for countries to cooperate to fight terrorism.Gary Willig, 11/28/2016, 7:40 PM

Knesset approves first reading of state budget

Knesset approves first readings of the State Budget Law and the Arrangements Law for 2017 and 2018.Ben Ariel, 11/2/2016, 11:36 PM

Amona law: 'We hope it will pass this time'

MKs believe that a new version of the bill to save Amona will bypass issues that caused the Attorney General to reject the previous version.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/2/2016, 5:40 PM

'The Knesset is the parliament of the Jewish people'

Andy Groveman, chairman of the United Israel Appeal (UIA), discusses how the Jewish Diaspora should be involved in Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 11/2/2016, 3:14 AM

Leftist MKs boycott memorial for slain minister

Meretz faction and other opposition MKs will boycott Knesset session in memory of slain minister and Moledet party founder, Rehavam Ze'evi.Yoel Domb, 11/1/2016, 11:29 AM

Knesset braces for stormiest session in years

Israeli Knesset opened today. Lawmakers returned from 3-month summer break to what many believe could be the stormiest session in years.ILTV, 11/1/2016, 9:35 AM

MK Glick does not boycott Joint List

MK Yehuda Glick stayed to listen to MKs from the Joint Arab List when most MKs in the coalition walked out, says he is against boycotts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/31/2016, 11:01 PM

Bill to ensure cleaner internet passes first hurdle

Legislation requiring ISPs to filter out inappropriate internet content appears to enjoy strong backing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2016, 3:59 PM

Likud Youth Head: MK Hazan should resign

The head of the Likud Youth Movement called on MK Oren Hazan to resign from the Knesst after court finds that he used hard drugs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2016, 3:58 PM

Yachimovich: Shaked delegitimizing all of Israel

Shelly Yachimovich accuses Justice Minister Shaked of delegitimizing the whole nation in article saying that Israel should be more Jewish.Gary Willig, 10/6/2016, 9:29 PM

'A black spot on the history of Israel'

The Zionist activist group 'Im Tirtzu' demands sanctioning MK Yousef Jabareen for visiting arch-terrorist Marwan Barghouti at his jail cell.Ido ben Porat, 8/19/2016, 9:58 AM

MK Glick: Gush Katif 'dreamers' will return home

Likud MK and Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick speaks to Arutz Sheva about what he thinks it would take to get Gaza back.Rachel Kaplan, 8/12/2016, 10:33 AM

Poll: 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

Knesset synagogue to be expanded and renovated

Synagogue in Knesset has been getting overcrowded of late, so Speaker Yuli Edelstein has initiated a renovation project.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2016, 10:00 PM

Knesset committee votes to recognize Armenian genocide

MK Zehava Galon pushes for official governement recognition after her committee passed a proposal to recognize the alleged WWI genocide.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 6:04 PM

Gun license for soldiers - as soon as they're released

A new amendment will allow people of any age to get a gun license - provided that they finished military service first.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 4:29 PM

'A 15-year-old boy is not a ticking bomb'

A Knesset committee convened this morning to discuss the rights of a 15-year-old boy punished on grounds of violence against Palestinians.Hezki Baruch, 8/2/2016, 10:41 AM

'Disabled in workplace' bill expected to pass

A bill which would require large government bodies to meet a quota of 5% disabled employees approved for final Knesset vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2016, 11:57 AM

Smotrich fought for Judea-Samaria - and won

Knesset is expected to pass a law which would equate Judea-Samaria residents with the rest of Israel in one important area - tax breaks.Rachel Kaplan, 7/27/2016, 2:15 PM