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Protesters heckle MK Hanin Zoabi and tell her to leave Israel

Protesters call on Zoabi to go to Gaza and Jenin as anti-Israel Arab rapper performs in Haifa.Gary Willig, 10/18/2016, 10:11 PM

Anti-Israel Arab rap star to perform in Haifa despite outcry

Tamer Nafar, who slammed Israel as 'terror state' and said he 'understands' motivations of suicide bombers to perform in Haifa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2016, 1:34 PM

ACRI petitions Supreme Court against anti-boycott regulation

ACRI in Israel petitions Supreme Court to revoke regulations protecting Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria from boycotts.Gary Willig, 10/5/2016, 1:05 PM

Complaint filed against actor who lashed out at Regev

Police complaint filed against actor Roi Assaf, who stormed stage at Ophir Awards during Culture Minister's speech.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/23/2016, 10:04 PM

Regev protests performance of Arab poet's song

Culture Minister leaves Ophir Awards in protest of the performance of a song by anti-Israel poet Mahmoud Darwish.Ido Ben Porat, 9/23/2016, 1:42 AM

Sports Minister doubles prize for those suffering Olympic tax

After Sports Minister Miri Regev failed to cancel tax on Olympic prize money, she searched for other options to reward her athletes.Tal Polon, 8/17/2016, 9:19 AM

Rivlin to Yarden Gerbi: You are our champion

Israeli President phones Israeli judoka who won Israel's first medal at the Olympic Games in Rio.Nitsan Keidar, 8/10/2016, 12:03 AM

Minister found to be 'out of line' for appearing in TV promo

Culture Minister Miri Regev earns official rebuke from Ethics Committee for appearing on TV promoting show starring singer Eyal Golan.Hezki Baruch, 8/2/2016, 7:14 PM

2016 Olympics: Israel's largest-ever delegation ready for Rio

Israeli delegation set to compete in Rio de Janeiro Olympics beginning Friday, hoping to bring home some medals after missing out in 2012.Marcus Moraes-JTA, 8/1/2016, 10:50 PM

Regev: New broadcasting authority 'a big mistake'

Miri Regev attacks plan to appoint officials to the new public broadcasting corporation without approval from the political echelon.Hezki Baruch and Tal Polon, 7/31/2016, 4:36 PM

Israeli sports minister won't attend Olympic ceremony

Sports and Culture Minister Miri Regev says due to the fact that schedule would mean violating Shabbat, she won't be attending.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2016, 1:12 PM

Regev: No platform for IDF refuser

Minister of Culture Miri Regev lambasts Tel Aviv Cinemateque for hosting event celebrating IDF objector.Tal Polon, 7/20/2016, 7:04 PM

Liberman summons Army Radio head over anti-Israel program

Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman demands explanation for army radio program celebrating Arab nationalist poet Mahmoud Darwish.Ido Ben-Porat, 7/20/2016, 11:02 AM

Plan by Army Radio to promote Arab nationalist enrages minister

Culture Minister blasts publicly funded radio station for dedicating program to Arab nationalist poet.David Rosenberg, 7/19/2016, 10:50 PM

Culture Minister demands removal of Arab committee chairwoman

Arab MK refused to hold deliberation for female IDF soldiers. Likud minister demands she be removed from position.Hezki Baruch, 6/29/2016, 4:03 PM

Defend the Jewish Democratic state

The dictum of Aharon Barak, President of the Supreme Court of Israel (1995-2006), that “everything is justiciable”, makes nonsense of the rule of law, as well as Israel’s reputation as a democracy. It renders Israel a judicial despotism. Aviel Sheyin-Stevens, 6/6/2016, 11:02 PM

'Book Law' banning discounts on book sales repealed

Knesset repeal of law prohibiting discounts on newly published books has some on the left up in arms.David Rosenberg, 5/31/2016, 9:19 AM

Minister: Place an Israeli flag in every cultural institution

New initiative seeks to erect Israeli flags in cultural institutions that were built with funding from the state, lottery and Toto.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2016, 11:25 AM

Minister: 'Mimouna is the best symbol of unity in Israel'

Netanyahu, ministers celebrate Mimouna and the unity of the entire Jewish People.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2016, 10:22 PM

Regev: 'No Syrian foot will touch the Kinneret's waters'

Culture Minister Miri Regev speaks at Ein Gev Festival. Discusses return of missing soldiers, importance of Golan Heights.Ido Ben-Porat, 4/26/2016, 7:47 AM

Culture minister: AG forced deal with Arab theater

Miri Regev says she was forced to compromise with Al-Maidan Theater, which glorified a sadistic terrorist.Gil Ronen, 3/30/2016, 2:11 AM

Culture minister demands legal steps against sick artist

'Are these people of culture? Do they want me to fund this?' Miri Regev reacts to Ha'aretz conference 'art.'Gil Ronen, 3/6/2016, 7:04 PM

No more money for anti-Israel institutions

Israel's new Attorney General approves controversial "loyalty law" stripping disloyal institutions of state funding.David Rosenberg, 2/24/2016, 6:40 PM

Regev: MK Shai looks down on those outside of Tel Aviv

Culture Minister Miri Regev attacks MK Shai, after latter argues cultural centers should only be set up in central Israel, not in periphery.Reut Hadar, 2/17/2016, 4:23 PM

My advice to Knesset Culture Minister MK Miri Regev

Min. Regev has to find a way to overcome the odd fact that no films about rightist issues get funding from the Public Film Commission.Rabbi Tzvi Fishman, 2/17/2016, 1:47 PM

Results of 'Likudiada' mock primaries

As part of Likud event in Eilat, mock primaries find Gila Gamliel most popular party member.Hezki Baruch, 1/30/2016, 7:59 PM

Singer D'Or backs culture minister on loyalty

Famous singer asks: 'Why should the State fund someone who wants to burn it down?'Gil Ronen, 1/28/2016, 9:13 PM

Zionist Union says Regev the real 'foreign agent'

Accusing Im Tirzu of managing the gov't, Zionist Union MKs assert Ministers Regev, Bennet, and Shaked are foreign agents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2016, 11:35 AM

Regev responds to critiques, defends loyalty bill

Loyalty bill discussed in committee passes to Justice Ministry for review. 'No one will burn the Israeli flag on the government's dime!'Hezki Baruch, 1/27/2016, 12:25 PM

Left outraged at Regev's new bill

Culture Minister wants to limit funding to groups 'loyal' to state. Critics claim she's 'undermining democratic foundations.'Ido Ben-Porat, 1/26/2016, 2:41 PM

Ministry of Culture to cease funding anti-Israel artists

Culture Minister Regev to propose new law on Wednesday that will allow Ministry to revoke support of organizations deemed anti-Israel.Raphael Poch, 1/26/2016, 11:47 AM

Apparatchik says rightists have no culture

MK Shuli Muallem wants Culture Ministry to get rid of an elitist leftist committee member.Hezki Baruch, 12/14/2015, 4:01 PM

Regev: Bennett has no right to give out Jewish culture awards

A seemingly innocent project - giving out awards to artists for their work in Jewish culture - has generated an inter-ministry dispute.Moshe Cohen, 12/8/2015, 2:45 AM

IDF soldiers' salaries to increase by 50 percent

Government approves substantial pay raise for IDF soldiers; 'No more appropriate time than on eve of Hanukkah,' says Netanyahu.Hezki Baruch, 12/6/2015, 1:25 PM

Regev to consider revoking funding from 'Nakba' film festival

Culture and Sports Minister orders the establishment of a team to examine films from leftist "Nakba" festival.Hezki Baruch, 11/30/2015, 12:14 AM

Army radio commander: Regev has started public fight against us

Yaron Dekel opens up about programming struggle for first time. 'Defense Minister Ya'alon gives us his full support.'Ido Ben Porat, 11/8/2015, 6:41 PM

Likud ministers tussle over 'reforming' Army Radio

Culture Minister accuses Yaalon of 'insensitivity' to public while Defense Minister suggests she 'look elsewhere' for headlines.Hezki Baruch, 11/5/2015, 1:46 PM

Regev vows to fight UAE 'sports boycott' on Israel

Sports Minister responds furiously to Israeli judaokas being forced to compete without flag, promises 'I intend to fight it.'Ari Yashar, 10/31/2015, 8:22 PM

Minister: High Court is 'neutralizing' Israel's citizens

Likud's Miri Regev says judges will bear responsibility for terror wave, after court postpones home demolitions.Gil Ronen, 10/22/2015, 7:45 PM

Regev asks FIFA to act against inciting PA soccer chief

Culture and Sport Minister Miri Regev calls on FIFA to take action against Jibril Rajoub, who advocated attacks against "settlers".Elad Benari, 10/22/2015, 5:43 AM

Regev: We Will Not be Deterred by Terror

Minister Miri Regev tours the Binyamin region, says Israelis will continue normal lives despite terror wave.Ornit Etzer, 10/21/2015, 3:14 AM

Minister Demands: Expel the Terrorist's Family

Minister Regev urges the expulsion of family of Israeli Arab terrorist who launched bloody Be'er Sheva attack.Hezki Baruch, 10/19/2015, 1:21 PM

Politicians Condemn Abbas's Incitement Speech

Minister Ze'ev Elkin says PA chairman is the chief instigator of terrorism and should be treated as such.Ben Ariel, 10/15/2015, 12:12 AM

Minister Regev: Stop Free Legal Aid to Terrorists

Likud minister demands Justice Minister Shaked stop providing public defense attorneys to terrorist murderers.Hezki Baruch, 10/13/2015, 10:08 AM

Combating Terror...with a Culture Center

Israel's President and Culture Minister will attend inauguration of cultural center in Ma'ale Adumim, hours after bombing attack.Cynthia Blank, 10/11/2015, 2:03 PM

Hebrew University Exam Incited Against Likud, Miri Regev

Minister livid after exam uses her likeness in a morbid example mocking the Likud; legal action to be taken against professor.Hezki Baruch, 9/30/2015, 11:53 AM

Minister Denounces Arab MKs' 'Recipe of Hatred'

Joint List MK Jamal Zahalka crossed a red line in harassing the Israel Police, Miri Regev and Avigdor Liberman warn.Hezki Baruch, 9/29/2015, 2:04 PM

Minister: Legal Advisers Won't Run the Country

Culture Min. Regev says Attorney General is out of bounds in refusing to make open fire rules less stringent.Uzi Baruch, 9/21/2015, 1:58 PM

Regev: Parents Must Pay for Their Terrorist Children

Culture Minister to present bill which would halt 'inconceivable' social security payments to terrorists and their families.Shimon Cohen, 9/20/2015, 8:55 AM

Regev on Refugees: Israelis Not Hard-Hearted, Just Cautious

Minister Miri Regev said that despite Israelis' desire to help unfortunate Syrian refugees, Israel was just not capable of absorbing them.Yaakov Levi, 9/6/2015, 4:27 PM

Regev is 'Restoring Dignity to the State of Israel'

Professors for a Strong Israel laud Culture Minister for 'strengthening Israel' via new criteria for funding cultural institutions.Ido Ben Porat, 9/3/2015, 11:52 AM

Regev: Stop Tying Soldiers' Hands Behind Their Backs

After 'disgraceful' Nabi Saleh assault, Miri Regev stresses anyone who attacks IDF soldiers must be held responsible for their actions.Yishai Karov, 8/30/2015, 12:16 PM

Israeli Conductor's Iran Concert Plan Enrages Culture Minister

Israeli conductor with radical pro-Palestinian views incurs Miri Regev's wrath for concert that will encourage 'delegitimization' of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2015, 2:16 PM

Regev: I'll Vie for Likud Central Committee Chair

Minister of Culture and Sport throws hat in ring after Danon receives UN appointment.Hezki Baruch, 8/14/2015, 2:46 PM

'Sabena' to Relive Historic IDF Rescue of Hijacked Plane

Forty three years after the successful IDF raid and rescue of a hijacked plane, a new film will relive a heroic event in Israeli history.Yoni Kempinski, 8/13/2015, 2:05 PM

MK: Verdict on Infiltrators 'Delusional' and 'Ridiculous'

Jewish Home MK Smotrich blasts court decision while Minister Regev says she 'breathed a sigh of relief.'Gil Ronen, 8/11/2015, 7:39 PM

'You Cannot Call for Tolerance But Be Rude and Violent'

More intolerance at the LGBT rally: Culture Minister Miri Regev livid after crowd booes Yuval Steinitz offstage for his support.Tova Dvorin, 8/2/2015, 11:14 AM