Gantz rules out joining gov't led by Netanyahu

"Blue and White led by me will not agree to sit in a government with a leader against whom stands a severe indictment," Gantz says.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2019, 10:46 PM

Liberman: 'We won't recommend Gantz in any case'

Yisrael Beyteinu Chairman in closed meeting: Even if PM fails to form coalition, party will not recommend Gantz in his place.Mordechai Sones, 5/13/2019, 10:19 PM

Israel allegedly ordered IDF: End operations before Eurovision

Government orders army to 'achieve necessary operational goals' in weekend fighting with Hamas before Independence Day and Eurovision.Sam Sokol - JTA, 5/6/2019, 10:31 PM

Netanyahu tasked with forming government

President Rivlin chooses Netanyahu to establish next coalition. 'For the fifth time, you have secured the support of this dear people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2019, 8:34 PM

Shaked: The government is no longer right-wing

Justice Minister explains why there is no reason for the continued existence of the government without Bennett as defense minister.Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2018, 11:20 AM

PM: '61' is not an option

Netanyahu tells Likud ministers his goal is to stabilize government, but he won't agree to a coalition without Liberman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/11/2018, 11:51 AM

Who broke into government spokesperson's home?

Police investigate break-in at home of Public Security Minister's spokesperson.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/19/2017, 3:31 PM

Cabinet to give green light for new Binyamin region community

Netanyahu to submit proposal allowing the continuation of construction of community for Amona expellees.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/1/2017, 8:29 PM

Arab MK resigns from Knesset

M Basel Ghattas submits resignation letter as part of plea bargain, will be replaced as MK within 48 hours.Hezki Baruch, 3/19/2017, 11:01 AM

The law which will limit left's access to information

New law cuts provision of free government information to leftist organizations since 'taxpayers shouldn't have to provide free info to EU.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2017, 8:10 AM

Amir Peretz: I'm going to be Prime Minister

Former Defense Minister vows to retake Labor leadership, then triumph in elections.Yoel Domb, 9/27/2016, 9:30 AM

Only half of the Israeli public is satisfied with the government

Tel Aviv University and Israel Democracy Institute publish Peace Index revealing public perception on Netanyahu’s government.Shoshana Miskin, 5/9/2016, 7:50 AM

Israel’s “right-wing” government

Is Israel's government right-wing or is it not? A look at facts on the ground. Ted Belman, 3/14/2016, 10:56 AM

Lapid predicts government will fall by end of the year

Yesh Atid Chairman criticizes government for 'abandoning the political arena,' especially in regards to French ultimatum.Shoshana Miskin, 2/1/2016, 12:51 PM

71% of Israelis: Government failing against terror wave

Survey finds 61% of public feels their personal security has been harmed in Arab terror wave, and govt. isn't handling it properly.Ari Yashar, 1/1/2016, 10:05 AM

When the 'One Percent' meet the ninety nine percent in Jerusalem

14 of Israel's major CEOs to join aspiring professionals in Jerusalem, for crucial advice, mentoring - and beers.Raphael Poch, 11/30/2015, 11:54 AM

Our Incompetent Prime Minister and Government

Why are we waiting until we are attacked again?Walter Bingham, 7/3/2015, 6:55 PM

Expert: Netanyahu's Narrow Government Has Good Chance to Last

Despite 'empty threats' from opposition to topple government, even narrow coalition, with cohesion, could last its full term.Benny Toker, Cynthia Blank, 5/21/2015, 9:58 AM

Watch Live: Government Being Presented

The 34th government is being presented at the President's Residence.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/19/2015, 2:38 PM

Knesset Approves New Coalition, Ministers Sworn In

Knesset approves Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's new coalition by a vote of 61 to 59.Elad Benari, 5/15/2015, 12:25 AM

Will the Government be Sworn In Thursday?

After Sunday cabinet meeting canceled, analysts speculate Netanyahu may postpone presentation of his fourth government until Monday.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 5/14/2015, 11:29 AM

Lapid Files Court Motion to Block Government Expansion

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is planning to increase the number of ministers in his government – if the High Court lets him.Moshe Cohen, 5/10/2015, 9:41 PM

EU's Mogherini Congratulates Netanyahu, Urges Peace Talks

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs calls for resumption of peace talks with the end goal of a “two-state” solution.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/8/2015, 11:31 PM

Former Shas MK: Netanyahu's Government Will be Short-Lived

Former MK Nissim Ze’ev predicts there will be too much friction in Netanyahu's new government for it to last long.Benny Toker, 5/7/2015, 6:14 AM

Labor, Likud: No One Offered Herzog Foreign Ministry

MK Yitzhak Herzog angrily denied a report that he had turned down an offer by Binyamin Netanyahu to be Israel's Foreign Minister.Moshe Cohen, 5/6/2015, 10:53 PM

Shas MK: Government Will be Formed, Despite Misgivings

Shas MK Yaakov Margi is very optimistic that things will work out with all of the Likud's “natural partners."Moshe Cohen, 4/19/2015, 6:30 PM

No Food? Blame the Government

Lack of stable government, cancelled funds cause charity orgs to struggle to give food before Passover; at least 60,000 families affected.Tova Dvorin, 3/31/2015, 11:41 AM

MK Yogev: It's Time Obama Realized Who Won

MK Motti Yogev has requested that Ambassador Dan Shapiro tell Obama who won the election.Moshe Cohen, 3/30/2015, 1:12 AM

Jewish Home to Get Education, Welfare Portfolios

Jewish Home will take over several of the ministerial portfolios left behind by Yesh Atid and Hatnu'a.Moshe Cohen, 12/24/2014, 10:18 PM

Watch: Arutz Sheva TV's Daily Edition

Government will support the south. School year begins. Lapid: demilitarize Gaza next. Licking honey of holy letters.Yoni Kempinski, 9/1/2014, 3:24 AM

Ex-Shin Bet Director: What Would We Do With Gaza, Anyway?

Former Shin Bet director slams right wing MKs, and accuses them of 'playing to the crowd' with their tough talk.Yaakov Levi, 7/2/2014, 1:16 PM

Report: 'Israeli-Arab Terrorists Releases or No Deal'

Senior government officials say the controversial releases are key to continuing peace talks, despite 'zero chance' of success.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/12/2014, 9:35 PM

'The Presidency Has Turned Into a Joke'

Former MK Eliezer Cohen weighs in on presidential elections to Arutz Sheva, calls for presidential role in government to change.Tova Dvorin, 2/22/2014, 9:40 PM

Lapid Against Decision to Fund Judea, Samaria Organizations

Finance Minister Yair Lapid continues to come out against Judea and Samaria by opposing government funding for regional organizations.Uzi Baruch, Tova Dvorin, 2/4/2014, 2:45 AM

PMW: Talks Go On, As Does PA Anti-Israel Incitement

Official government reports show that incitement against Israel and the Jewish People is continuing on official media channels in the PADavid Lev, 1/5/2014, 10:10 PM

Anti-Corruption Watchdog 'Fighting To Restore Idealism'

Movement for Quality Government holds annual conference, says next fight against corruption is on 'public awareness.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 12/23/2013, 10:41 AM

State to Stop Providing Gas Masks?

Due to changes in defense situation, Syria dismantling chemical weapons, gov't expected to stop gas mask distribution program.Tova Dvorin, 11/11/2013, 9:22 PM

Expert Warns: Major Earthquake Could Hit Israel Anytime

According to Dr. Avi Shapiro, chairman of a government panel on earthquakes, a major earthquake in Israel is just a matter of time.David Lev, 10/21/2013, 7:25 PM

Netanyahu to Terrorists: 'We Are Here To Stay'

PM Netanyahu's message at the weekly Cabinet meeting: although terrorist attacks increase, we are here to stay.Kochava Rozenbaum , 10/6/2013, 2:10 PM

Uproar as Knesset Votes to Alter Form of Government

Bill passed on initial reading would limit number of ministers, block smaller parties, and make it harder to topple government.Maayana Miskin, 7/3/2013, 2:39 PM

Bennett Defends his Record: This is a Good Government

Naftali Bennett stands up to critics on Judea and Samaria building, Torah studies. ‘We’ve done what nobody else could do.’Maayana Miskin, 6/28/2013, 4:44 PM

Gov't Approves Bill Limiting Ministers to 19

Governance Law would raise minimum threshold for entering Knesset to 4%, pushing out small parties.Gil Ronen, 5/6/2013, 2:47 PM

Syria Accuses US of 'Throwing Oil on Fire'

Syrian government daily accuses US of having "thrown oil on the fire" of country's conflict by doubling its aid to the opposition. Arutz Sheva staff, 4/21/2013, 7:23 PM

Peres Meets New Government for Traditional Photograph

"I am confident that you will be attentive to the needs of the people," President Peres tells new government.Elad Benari, 3/19/2013, 1:15 AM

Netanyahu: Time to Work Together

It’s time to put all the differences aside and work together, Netanyahu tells the members of his new government during their first meeting.Elad Benari, 3/19/2013, 12:13 AM

Knesset Votes Government in, With 68 For, 48 Against

After nearly six weeks of negotiations and many dramatic moments, Israel has a new governmentDavid Lev, 3/18/2013, 8:35 PM

Yachimovich: Opposition Will be 'Tough but Fair'

Labor head MK Shelly Yachimovich, who has been named chairperson of the opposition, promised that the opposition would be “tough but fair"David Lev, 3/18/2013, 5:09 PM

Who's Who in the New Government

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will preside over a government of 22 ministers, including him - the smallest government in decades.David Lev, 3/14/2013, 8:32 AM

Coalition Deal Seen as Great Achievement for Religious Zionism

The coalition agreement that will send Israel's 33rd government on its way is to be signed Wednesday night, sources saidDavid Lev, 3/13/2013, 8:16 PM

60 Arrested in Egypt Anti-Morsi Clashes

Egyptian police arrested 60 demonstrators across the country during violent protests targeting government and police buildings. Arutz Sheva staff, 2/17/2013, 10:53 AM

Netanyahu: System of Government Needs Major Reform

Netanyahu calls for reforms to stabilize government, tells MKs to unite “in times of trial.”Maayana Miskin, 2/6/2013, 12:14 AM

'Anonymous' Hacks Govt Website, Vows to Release Classified Info

Activists from the infamous hacker group 'Anonymous' have disabled US government website and have vowed to release classified information. Rachel Hirshfeld , 1/27/2013, 12:36 PM

Government Ads: We Lowered Cost of Living

As ‘social justice’ protests continue, government unveils ads revealing drop in the cost of living.Maayana Miskin, 8/21/2012, 9:47 PM

Romanian Minister Calls Holocaust Remarks 'Completely Wrong'

Romanian minister Dan Sova said Friday that his remarks denying the Holocaust were "completely wrong.” Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/12/2012, 9:03 AM

Hungarian Website Offers Reward for Info on Anti-Nazi Protestors

Hungarian police are investigating a far-right website that has offered to provide a reward for information on anti-Nazi protesters.Rachel Hirshfeld , 7/24/2012, 1:55 PM

Russia Suspends New Arms Shipments to Syria

Russia on Monday signaled that it would not sign new weapons contracts with Syria so long as the situation in the country remains unstable.Rachel Hirshfeld, 7/10/2012, 10:19 AM

Steinitz: Israel Should Adopt Presidential System

FM Yuval Steinitz responded to calls for new elections saying Israel should take the dramatic step of adopting presidential governanceGabe Kahn, 5/1/2012, 6:26 PM