Culture minister: Left busies itself with petty politics

Culture Minister Regev slams left for protesting Nationality Law instead of focusing on bigger issues.Hezki Baruch, 8/4/2018, 11:56 PM

'The Left is a trap for the Druze'

Culture Minister Miri Regev accuses left of attempting to drive wedge between Israel and minorities to bring down the government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/3/2018, 12:22 PM

'Terror will not undermine our presence here'

Culture and Minister Miri Regev visits Adam, where deadly stabbing attack took place last week. New neighborhood to be named for victim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/1/2018, 5:22 PM

Regev apologizes for supporting Gaza disengagement

Culture Minister apologizes for supporting Gaza disengagement on the 13th anniversary of plan that expelled 9,000 Jews from their homes.Tzvi Lev, 7/23/2018, 10:25 AM

Did Knesset Speaker scuttle Regev's bill as revenge?

Miri Regev says Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstien scuttled her 'Film Law' over ugly tensions between the two.Tzvi Lev, 7/18/2018, 5:11 PM

Regev to Kahlon: How long will you close your eyes?

Culture Minister demands Finance Minister cease all funding to radical organizations which libel the State of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2018, 11:09 AM

Transfer of powers for Western Wall plan approved

Knesset approves transfer of authority in committee dealing with Western Wall plan from Regev and Shaked to Netanyahu and Steinitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/3/2018, 8:52 AM

Senior Sephardic rabbi: Do not give Reform any part of the Kotel

'The Reform will destroy everything here. They don't understand what they have done in America.'Tzvi Lev, 7/1/2018, 5:51 PM

Minister Regev calls for 'clear boundaries at Western Wall'

Culture Minister stripped of Holy Places Committee authority believes to her dismay Western Wall plan will be approved.Mordechai Sones, 7/1/2018, 11:38 AM

Agriculture Minister decries removal of Regev's authority

Minister Ariel blasts PM's decision to strip Miri Regev of committee chair over refusal to approve upgrades to Kotel mixed prayer section.Mordechai Sones, 6/28/2018, 2:45 PM

'The Reforms' demand is unacceptable'

Minister Regev refuses Netanyahu's request to enlarge the mixed prayer section at the Western Wall.Ido Ben Porat, 6/28/2018, 3:36 AM

Regev disclaims responsibility, accuses Kahlon

Culture Minister agrees with bereaved parents seeking to prevent anti-Israeli film prize nomination: 'Stop perverse use of public platform.'Mordechai Sones, 6/25/2018, 8:07 PM

'FIFA should give Rajoub a red card'

Sports Minister praises FIFA for open disciplinary proceedings against PA soccer chief. 'No place for terrorists in soccer.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/13/2018, 6:59 PM

'If Eurovision not held in J'lem, don't hold it in Israel'

Regev intends to work to cancel song contest in Israel if it's not hosted in J'lem, as Europeans demand 'at least two' possible host cities.Tal Polon, 6/7/2018, 12:13 PM

Italy's Vice Premier: Hatred should not block a sporting event

Italy’s Vice Premier and Interior Minister expresses solidarity with Israel after Argentina-Israel friendly match is cancelled.Ben Ariel, 6/7/2018, 2:05 AM

'It's not BDS - it's terror'

Sports Minister emphasizes that Argentinian team's cancellation of friendly game came amid terror threats against its players.Nitzan Keidar, 6/6/2018, 9:00 PM

Watch: Likud minister prays at Lubavitcher Rebbe's gravesite

Miri Regev visits Lubavitcher Rebbe's gravesite, prays for residents of southern Israel and for IDF soldiers and commanders.Hezki Baruch, 5/31/2018, 3:00 PM

Sneak peek: Times Square to hold largest Israeli block party

Historic celebrations for Israel's 70th anniversary to take place in Manhattan next Sunday.Yoni Kempinski, 5/30/2018, 6:18 PM

Religious athletes petition against Shabbat championship

Legal clinic of Shaarei Mishpat College petitions Supreme Court for religious athletes against holding shooting championship on Shabbat.Mordechai Sones, 5/30/2018, 12:42 PM

Regev Committee may anger Tel Aviv culture crowd

Culture Minister at Samaria Film Festival: 'There's now a committee that will cause great agitation in Tel Aviv cultural nerve center.'Mordechai Sones, 5/16/2018, 10:53 AM

'Erase Elor Azariya's criminal record'

Culture Minister vows to help convicted ex-IDF soldier who shot wounded terrorist obtain a clean record. 'I wish him peace and quiet.'Hezki Baruch, 5/8/2018, 11:24 AM

Netanyahu, Regev meet Israeli Judo champions

PM: We're a cyber power, a water power, and now a sports power.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2018, 7:38 PM

Israeli Arab poet convicted for incitement

Nazareth court decides that Dareen Tatour's poems constituted call to murder Jews. 'Resist, my people, Resist the settler's robbery.'Tzvi Lev, 5/3/2018, 5:18 PM

'Iran understands its lies have been exposed'

MKs from across political spectrum hail historic intelligence achievement after PM's speech, call on world to act on Iran's nuclear program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2018, 9:28 PM

Miri Regev says she 'erred' in condemning Gush Katif residents

Culture Minister says she regrets attacking residents of Gush Katif as 'barbaric and criminal' during Gaza disengagement.Tzvi Lev, 4/26/2018, 5:54 PM

An ego step too far - or a kindergarten game

This eventful week: A disgrace for Independence Day.Walter Bingham, 4/20/2018, 6:35 PM

Likud MK: Strip Natalie Portman of her citizenship

MK Hazan calls on Interior Minister to strip Portman of her citizenship, Culture Minister Regev says Portman fell into hands of BDS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2018, 11:06 AM

Edelstein rips Netanyahu, Regev: 'They ruined the celebration'

Knesset Speaker infuriated after Netanyahu's speech at torch-lighting ceremony went nearly 10 minutes overtime.Tzvi Lev, 4/19/2018, 11:57 PM

A new candidate for prime minister?

Minister Miri Regev not ruling out running for Likud leadership after the Netanyahu era.Ben Ariel, 4/13/2018, 4:15 AM

High Court okays Israeli-Palestinian memorial event

High Court of Justice dismisses appeal against controversial mixed Israeli-Palestinian memorial event in Jerusalem.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 10:08 PM

Regev fires back at Barkat: Cancel the terrorist memorial event

Culture Minister outraged at J'lem Mayor, demands he use his authority to stop the event rather than place responsibility on her.Hezki Baruch, 4/11/2018, 7:01 PM

J'lem Mayor to Culture Minister: Prevent this disgrace

Nir Barkat asks Miri Regev to stop joint event for fallen IDF soldiers and 'Palestinians,' planned in gallery funded by Culture Ministry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2018, 5:23 PM

Netanyahu will light torch at Independence ceremony

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein agree Prime Minister will participate in torchlighting ceremony.Mordechai Sones, 4/10/2018, 3:43 PM

Honduras President to light torch at Independence Day ceremony

Honduras President Hernández becomes first foreign leader to light torch at Independence Day ceremony.Uzi Baruch, 4/5/2018, 10:41 AM

Likud minister: 500 new homes to be built in Samaria town

Culture Minister Regev promises approval of 500 new homes, industrial zones, after Independence Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/4/2018, 2:08 PM

Regev escalates feud with Knesset speaker

Bucking tradition, Culture Minister Miri Regev insists that Knesset Speaker does not have authority over Independence Day ceremony.Tzvi Lev, 4/1/2018, 1:15 PM

Regev returns fire

Culture Minister responds to Knesset Speaker letter: 'There will be no substantive change and it won't harm ceremony's national character.'Mordechai Sones, 3/29/2018, 6:28 PM

Regev scolds Edelstein: 'Mount Herzl isn't your property'

Knesset Speaker informs Information Center if torch ceremony protocol altered, Knesset will boycott, prompting Regev attack.Mordechai Sones, 3/27/2018, 10:56 PM

Left-wing MK files complaint against minister for mocking police

MK Yoel Hasson files Ethics Committee complaint against Miri Regev for comparing law enforcement officials to villains in Purim story.Tzvi Lev, 3/4/2018, 6:40 PM

Culture minister compares law enforcement to Purim villains

Miri Regev causes outrage after comparing law enforcement officers to figures from Purim story who plotted against the king.Tzvi Lev, 3/4/2018, 11:54 AM

Elections to be held during the summer?

Senior sources in the coalition expect elections to be held this summer, instead of late in 2019.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2018, 10:23 PM

Offensive performance during Israeli basketball semifinals

During State Cup semifinals, immodestly-clad women wearing tzitzit appear on court. Culture Minister works to prevent similar occurrences.Ido Ben Porat, 2/13/2018, 12:09 PM

Likud minister: Withdraw funding from Paris film festival

Israeli ambassador skips Paris film festival over screening of ‘Foxtrot,’ Culture Minister pushes Foreign Ministry to withdraw funding.JTA, 2/12/2018, 11:07 AM

Why weren't the MKs who disturbed Pence speech punished?

Culture Minister Regev slams decision to remove Likud MK Hazan from deliberations for six months, says MKs who did worse were not punished.Reut Hadar, 1/31/2018, 2:34 PM

'Netanyahu was received in India like a king'

Culture Minister Miri Regev hails Netanyahu's trip to India, says premier was received 'like a king'.Mordechai Sones, 1/21/2018, 4:07 PM

Preparations underway for Israel's 70th Independence Day

Culture and Sport Ministry details 70 hours of celebrations planned for Israel's 70th birthday, as well as logo chosen for the occasion.Yoni Kempinski, 1/15/2018, 4:00 PM

Pressure on Netanyahu to legalize Havat Gilad increasing

Government ministers and MKs are openly pressuring Netanyahu to legalize Havat Gilad after last week's brutal murder of Raziel Shevach.Tzvi Lev, 1/14/2018, 9:25 AM

Fuming Netanyahu urges law banning surreptitious recordings

Netanyahu demands that the Knesset take action after son's drunken ramblings revealed on television. 'They crossed a red line.'Tzvi Lev, 1/11/2018, 8:15 PM

'My heart is broken'

Culture Minister consoles family of Samaria rabbi gunned down in terror shooting. 'You deserve the same rights as all Israelis.'Mordechai Sones, 1/11/2018, 2:48 PM

'The Land of Israel is not occupied'

Culture Minister Miri Regev praises NBA for changing reference to 'Occupied Palestinian Territories' on website. 'No such country exists.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/29/2017, 11:52 AM

NBA apologizes for 'Occupied Palestinian Territories' listing

NBA clarifies it did not produce country listings for website, apologizes for oversight.Elad Benari, 12/29/2017, 4:34 AM

Israeli agreement grants tacit recognition to 'Palestine'

Ministers fail to peruse agreement with EU that upgrades PA and gives it foothold in Jerusalem. This week, agreement was approved.Nitsan Keidar, Mordechai Sones, 12/28/2017, 2:54 PM

Culture Minister to Zoabi: 'Go back to Gaza, you traitor'

Culture Minister Miri Regev blasts Arab MK Hanin Zoabi: 'Your presence here is a stain on Israeli democracy.'Hezki Baruch, 12/27/2017, 1:51 PM

'This land has a connection to only one people'

Culture Minister participates in cornerstone-laying ceremony in Hevron. 'The more you dig the more you find no Palestinian history.'Eliran Aharon, 12/25/2017, 7:58 PM

Regev urges Lorde: Reconsider cancellation of Israel show

Culture and Sport Minister urges New Zealand pop star to reconsider her decision to cancel her Tel Aviv concert.Elad Benari, 12/25/2017, 12:36 AM

'Netanyahu's got nothing against the police'

Minister Miri Regev says PM speech to Likud members last night was the truth. 'Police recommendation doesn't decide, AG's does.'Mordechai Sones, 12/20/2017, 9:35 AM

Israel leg of prestigious cycling event faces cancellation

Tourism and Culture Ministers threaten cancellation of touted race, after its website declares course passes through 'West Jerusalem.'Tal Polon, 11/30/2017, 10:21 AM