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Artists: Emergency Sessions Vs. Culture Minister

Face with no-nonsense ministers Miri Regev, Naftali Bennett, panicked artists hold emergency sessions in Haifa, Yafo ports.Gil Ronen, 6/14/2015, 7:28 PM

Regev Defends Herself from Leftist Rabble-Rousers

Cultural institutions that 'delegitimize' Israel won't receive state funding, Regev vows, after leftist artists slam her policies.Cynthia Blank, 6/14/2015, 10:58 AM

Artists Blast 'Non-Democratic' Ban on Play

Slamming Bennett and Regev for sanctions against Israeli-Arab theaters, group of artists promise to fight censorship.Shimon Cohen, 6/14/2015, 9:18 AM

Livni Defends Actor Who Boycotted 'Settlement'

Zionist Union MK blasts Culture Minister who threatened action against the Arab actor.Gil Ronen, 6/11/2015, 7:00 PM

Facebook Post: 'When Do We Hang Regev?'

Israel Police open probe after Facebook user mounts savage attack on Culture Minister.Uzi Baruch, 6/10/2015, 2:23 PM

After CEO's Anti-Semitism, Orange 'Dumps' Israel

Orange cuts ties with Israel, as Israeli embassy demands French authorities condemn statement of French Orange CEO.Nitsan Keidar, Ari Yashar, 6/4/2015, 5:16 PM

Regev: Being Quiet About PA Sports was a 'Mistake'

Israel should address the PA's cynical use of sports to promote terrorism like any other issue, Culture Minister Miri Regev says.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 6/3/2015, 6:34 PM

Regev: They're Trying to Blackmail Netanyahu

Likud minister speaks out against moves in her party to limit Netanyahu, says PM wants to expand govt. but will hold firm regardless.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 5/30/2015, 8:50 PM

Rock Star Refuses to Let Regev Speak on His Stage

Veteran musician Shalom Hanoch doesn't want politicians on stage before his show at the Israel Festival, including new Culture Minister.Eliran Aharon, Cynthia Blank, 5/28/2015, 9:18 AM

'Rocket Fire Because Govt. Won't Destroy Hamas'

Regev responds to rocket fire from Gaza by calling for response and blaming Hamas, while Liberman snipes at coalition.Ari Yashar, 5/26/2015, 10:13 PM

Regev to Move Culture Ministry to Jerusalem

Newly appointed minister Miri Regev plans to move all Culture and Sports Ministry operations to capital, away from Tel Aviv headquarters.Cynthia Blank, 5/17/2015, 7:56 AM

Regev to Bennett: Stop Playing Games

Likud MK calls on Jewish Home to join the government immediately, threatens small parties would suffer in return to polls.Tova Dvorin, 5/5/2015, 1:55 PM

Regev Warns Hezbollah: Don't Test Us

Likud MK warns Hezbollah after IDF troops eliminate four terrorists in the Golan Heights.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 4/27/2015, 3:14 AM

'Money-Loving' Peres Criticized Over Bank Contract

MKs from both left and right criticize report that former President will promote Bank Hapoalim for $30,000 a month.Elad Benari, 4/21/2015, 5:45 AM

MK Regev: 70 Years Later, and the Same Old Hate

70 years later, the world still hasn't learned the lesson of where unbridled hatred of Jews can lead it, wrote MK Miri Regev.Yaakov Levi, 4/15/2015, 8:56 PM

Court Nixes Jailed Terrorists' Request for Studies

High Court says 'right' of academic studies can be negated for jailed terrorists; Regev notes favorite course was 'genocide.'Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Ari Yashar, 4/14/2015, 9:17 PM

Regev Laments 'Blackmail' From Small Parties

MK Miri Regev claims small, medium parties are holding up talks, calls to change the electoral system to ensure majority is in power.Ido Ben-Porat, 4/14/2015, 1:43 PM

Personal Interests Dominate Coalition Negotiations

Personality-driven politics have taken over Israel, says Gideon Rahat, and they are doing so at the expense of idealism and ideology.Gedalyah Reback, 4/2/2015, 4:42 AM

Likud Lashes Out at Would-Be Coalition Partners

Desirous of their own ministerial posts, Likud MKs Regev and Erdan criticize Jewish Home, Kulanu, and Yisrael Beytenu for demands.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 3/26/2015, 11:42 AM

Regev: Buji and Tzipi Are the Real Racists

Regev asserts that Labor lost because the 'condescending' Livni and Herzog refused to condemn leftist artist's racist remarks.Cynthia Blank, 3/23/2015, 8:27 PM

'Enough Blackmail', MK Regev Tells Other Parties

MK Miri Regev says that parties holding coalition negotiations with the Likud shouldn't make excessive demands.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 3/23/2015, 5:15 AM

Regev: Increase the Number of Ministers

Likud MK rejects Lapid's criticism of the plans to change the law which reduces the number of ministers in the cabinet to 18.Ido Ben Porat, 3/20/2015, 2:14 AM

Regev Demands Attorney General Investigate Herzog

Following report on Herzog breach by paying private company to campaign against Yechimovich, Regev calls for urgent investigation.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2015, 10:31 AM

MK Regev at Rashbi's Tomb: Call Me Primitive

Likud MK fires back at leftist artist who derided those who 'prostrate themselves at tombs' and have become the majority.Gil Ronen, 3/12/2015, 8:53 PM

Likud MKs: Left, Media 'Using' Comptroller

A report on housing set to be released soon by Comptroller Yosef Shapira is 'unnecessary' and 'cynical,' according to Likud MKs.Yaakov Levi, 2/22/2015, 9:09 PM

Likud MKs: We Need a Law to Keep Zoabi Out

MKs on the right slammed the High Court for allowing United Arab List MK Hanin Zoabi to run for the Knesset in the upcoming elections.Yaakov Levi, 2/18/2015, 5:55 PM

Secret Deal to Oust Bibi Makes Regev 'Nauseous'

Likud MK hits back at expose of Yisrael Beytenu-Yesh Atid-Kulanu deal, says vote for Liberman is vote for Lapid.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 2/13/2015, 12:32 PM

MK Regev: Stop the Hegemony of the Radical Left

Likud MKs Regev and Elkin defend Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu from attacks by the Left over the Israel Prize controversy.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 2/12/2015, 11:57 AM

'Leftist NGOs Illegally Funding Labor Campaign'

Likud officials present their case against 'V15' campaign to install a leftist gov't, say Herzog 'playing the same tricks.'Yoni Kempinski, 2/1/2015, 2:08 PM

Regev: Galant Should be Ashamed of Himself

MK Regev slams Yoav Galant for hinting than an airstrike targeting a Hezbollah commander was timed to coincide with the election campaign.Hezki Baruch, 1/19/2015, 4:16 AM

Likud, Jewish Home to Gain 37 Seats in Joint List

Joint list would mean an elections sweep for the Right, survey reveals; women's representation does not matter, according to poll.Tova Dvorin, 1/18/2015, 1:19 PM

Likud MKs: The Goal Now is to Win the Elections

Likud members tell Arutz Sheva that the party's main goal now is to win as many seats as possible and defeat the Herzog and Livni.Yoni Kempinski and Elad Benari, 1/6/2015, 4:13 AM

Victorious Regev Expects to Become a Minister

MK Miri Regev says she is interested in social issues – 'labor, construction and housing, breaking monopolies.'Gil Ronen, 1/1/2015, 8:35 PM

Likud's New Knesset List Starts to Emerge

After 40% of the votes counted, Yuli Edelstein and Gilad Erdan likely to take second and third spots after Netanyahu. Miri Regev in fifth.Hezki Baruch, Cynthia Blank, 1/1/2015, 11:04 AM

MK Regev: Strong Pro-Bibi List Will Win Elections

Israel needs a strong Likud – and a strong Binyamin Netanyahu leading it, said MK Miri Regev, appealing to Likud members to vote.Yaakov Levi, 12/31/2014, 5:37 PM

Regev: Tel Aviv Has Abandoned its Residents

MK Miri Regev toured through Givat Amal hours after police arrived to evict remaining residents; attacked Mayor Huldai for his conduct.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, Cynthia Blank, 12/29/2014, 7:03 PM

'The High Court for Justice is for Infiltrators'

MK Miri Regev visits south Tel Aviv in the wake of the High Court shooting down anti-infiltration laws once again; vows to fight it.Uzi Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 12/28/2014, 2:01 PM

Leftist Paper Admits Falsely Quoting MK Shaked

MK Ayelet Shaked never actually said she'd become justice minister and 'destroy you' to officials from the ministry.Gil Ronen, 12/7/2014, 11:28 AM

Shaked Blasts 'Weak' New Infiltrator Law

Short detainment period 'detracts from the deterrent effect' of the law, MK Ayelet Shaked says.Tova Dvorin, 12/2/2014, 2:11 PM

MK Regev: 'Restore Order in Judea and Samaria'

Interior Committee Chair responds to stabbings: residents of Judea-Samaria not second class citizens; they deserve quiet.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 12/1/2014, 12:09 PM

Regev 'Disappointed' by Rivlin

MK Miri Regev calls out President Reuven Rivlin for cancelling a performance by singer Amir Benayoun over his new song on Arab extremists.Ido Ben Porat, 11/26/2014, 5:14 AM

Terror Victim's Assoc.: a Minister at All Funerals

Motion to only require ministers to attend specific funerals for terror victims 'discriminatory' and 'disrespectful,' TVA says.Shimon Cohen and Tova Dvorin, 11/25/2014, 10:20 AM

Regev Welcomes Salary Increases for Soldiers

Regev welcomes Defense Minister's decision to raise soldiers' salaries, but regrets decision stems mostly from public pressure.Yedida Ben Or, Cynthia Blank, 11/16/2014, 10:18 AM

Regev: Close PA-Assigned Areas if Terror Continues

MK Miri Regev welcomes PM's crackdown on terrorism.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 11/12/2014, 5:42 AM

'No Doubt We're in a Third Intifada'

Davidi Perl, head of the Gush Etzion Regional Council, calls on the government to fight terrorism in wake of second attack.Benny Moshe and Ben Ariel, 11/6/2014, 12:12 AM

Bennett: Glick Shooting Crossed a 'Red Line'

MKs condemn shooting of Temple Mount activist Yehuda Glick, who was seriously wounded in the heart of Jerusalem.Uzi Baruch, 10/30/2014, 12:24 AM

Leading Likud MK Blasts Obama's 'Chutzpah'

'We don't want to say what we think of Obama out of respect and because of the elections,' says MK Miri Regev.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 10/29/2014, 12:48 PM

Bill to Criminalize Employing Illegals Resurrected

Proposal to give hefty fines, prison time for employers who hire illegal aliens given second chance, put on fast track.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 10/28/2014, 2:52 PM

Tibi on Regev: She Should Take Her Medication

MK Ahmed Tibi sarcastically dismisses demand that he be fired over trip to London to convince MPs to vote for recognition of Palestine.Hezki Baruch and Elad Benari, 10/15/2014, 4:13 AM

Regev: Dismiss MK Tibi for London 'Palestine' Trip

MK Regev turns to attorney general to have 'insolent' Arab MK kicked out, saying if he wants to represent himself privately 'just resign.'Ari Yashar, 10/14/2014, 3:55 PM

MK Regev: Is High Court Infiltrators' Matchmaker?

Head of Interior Committee mocks court's concern for illegal aliens' ability to develop hobbies and find love mates.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 10/6/2014, 11:34 AM

MKs Tell Cops to Get Tough on Hostile Villages

Members of Knesset's Interior Committee tour eastern Jerusalem and hear police excuses for security havoc.Hezki Baruch, Gil Ronen, 9/11/2014, 5:07 PM

Regev to Haniyeh: Go Ahead, Try Us

Likud MK issues a warning to Hamas’s former Prime Minister, after his threat that Hamas would resume the rocket attacks against Israel.Hezki Baruch, 9/8/2014, 2:14 AM

Religious Affairs Ministry to Clean Up Kotel Katan

The Religious Affairs Ministry was taking responsibility for the “Kotel Katan,” the Small Western Wall, a report Monday said.Yaakov Levi, 8/4/2014, 7:37 PM

MK Regev: Put An End to Zoabi's 'Farcical Antics'

MK Miri Regev (Jewish Home) demands that MK Hanin Zoabi be stripped of her Knesset immunity, so authorities can deal with her appropriatelyYaakov Levi, 8/3/2014, 3:23 PM

MKs Urge Netanyahu to Stop Cease-Fire Agreements

'We call on the Prime Minister to return Israel her sovereignty,' Miri Regev fires.Tova Dvorin, 8/1/2014, 2:42 PM

Peres Calls to End Gaza Campaign, Evokes Outrage

Former President Shimon Peres evokes outrage when he says the operation in Gaza "has run its course".Ido Ben Porat and Elad Benari, 7/31/2014, 12:12 AM