Haredi minister, MK praise Supreme Court Shabbat decision

Health Minister Litzman welcomes Supreme Court decision to reject petition demanding Shabbat public transportation.Mordechai Sones, 9/11/2017, 8:46 PM

Majority of Israelis want Shabbat soccer games moved to weekdays

63% of Israelis want soccer games to be held during the week, and not desecrate Shabbat, as government moves to rule on the issue.Tzvi Lev, 9/11/2017, 10:34 AM

Haredi and secular Jews clash violently in Arad

Gur hasidim and secular Jews clash violently in the southern city of Arad Saturday night.Tzvi Lev, 9/10/2017, 8:13 AM

Prescription drugs at reduced prices starting today

Among other things, changes in exchange rates coupled with slight dip in drug costs contributed to the price declineMordechai Sones, 1/1/2017, 2:57 PM

Arad rabbis stand behind mayor

Arab rabbis stand behind mayor after Litzman declares war on city claiming it embitters haredi population's lives.Ben Shaul, Chana Roberts, 12/14/2016, 8:17 AM

Litzman invites Shaked to Hassidic wedding

Justice Minister participates in Gerrer hassidic wedding, in a display of closeness between Shaked and Gerrer MK Yaakov Litzman.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2016, 10:20 PM

Knesset Knocks Down Law On Hareidi Discrimination

Law that would have made discrimination against hareidi religious Jews illegal rejected by the Knesset on its first reading.David Lev, 11/20/2013, 2:05 PM

Litzman: Law Needed to Prevent 'Ostracizing' Hareidim

The current government intentionally kept hareidim out just because of their 'beards and sidelocks,' said MK Ya'akov Litzman.David Lev, 5/5/2013, 9:31 PM

UTJ Finalizes Knesset List

On the eve of the deadline for political parties to present their lists to the Knesset, United Torah Jewry finalized its list of candidatesDavid Lev, 12/5/2012, 8:51 PM

Litzman in Hot Water For Refusing Female Minister's Hand

Deputy Health Minister Ya'akov Litzman is in hot water for refusing to shake the hand of his female counterpart from Belgium.David Lev, 5/24/2012, 11:56 AM

77 Advanced New Drugs in 2012 'Health Basket'

Israelis will have free or very cheap access to dozens of new drugs and treatments during the coming year, including for cancer treatment.David Lev, 12/29/2011, 1:27 PM

New MRI System May mean the End of Autopsies in Israel

A new MRI system could bring an end to autopsies in Israel, resolving a divisive rift between religious Jews and the secular state. David Lev, 8/30/2011, 8:25 PM

MK Litzman: 'Celebs Zehavi and Kaniuk are Certifiable'

Deputy Health Minister Yaakov Litzman responds in kind to self-styled celebs who cursed him and the government. David ben Yacov, 7/27/2011, 8:49 PM