Yechimovich: Herzog still wants to join coalitionMK Shelly Yechimovich claims Zionist Union chairman still wants to join the coalition, says she will not allow that to happen.
Zionist Union MK: No room for us in coalitionMK Eitan Cabel believes the chances of his party entering the coalition have diminished despite Herzog's indications he may reconsider.
Knesset summer session to begin with a bangExpanded coalition, progress of major bills to mark opening day Monday.
Likud's coalition negotiator: Rotation is naturalMinister Levin discusses Yisrael Beytenu talks with Arutz Sheva, explains portfolio shakeup will be within Likud.
Bennett gives up on Foreign MinistryIn response to source saying Yisrael Beytenu's entry will see Bennett as FM, Jewish Home announces it won't change any portfolios.
Bennett to become foreign minister?Political analysts believe that Avigdor Liberman's post as Defense Minister to be just one of many changes to the government.
Report: Herzog demanded Justice, CultureCoalition source: Herzog asked for significant improvement in the ministries he'd receive upon joining the government.
Source: Likud to reach out to LibermanLikud source says the party intends to reach out to Yisrael Beytenu after talks with Zionist Union failed.
Livni: I'm against us joining the coalitionIn letter to party members, MK Tzipi Livni stresses that she objects to the Zionist Union joining the coalition.
Poll: Netanyahu's coalition will not remainNew poll predicts current coalition parties dropping to 57 seats, not reaching a majority; Lapid's party jumps to be second largest.
Liberman slams 'government with no policy at all'Coalition 'only held together by desire to keep their seats at any cost,' fires Yisrael Beytenu head, demanding elections.
Herzog: I considered a national unity governmentOpposition leader admits he considered joining Netanyahu's coalition for a short period after the last election.
Is the coalition headed towards another crisis?Kahlon and Bennett reportedly oppose Netanyahu's plan to appoint two more Likud ministers.
Herzog: Netanyahu is tiredOpposition leader claims PM Netanyahu's coalition won't last and predicts 2016 will be an election year.
Report: PM offered Yesh Atid to join coalitionUnited Torah Judaism livid over offer, views Lapid joining as 'red line.'
PM tells Bennett: Zionist Union won't replace youTalk of Zionist Union entering Netanyahu's government has increased, but it won't be at the expense of Jewish Home.
Zionist Union MKs call on Herzog to join coalitionMK Eitan Broshi becomes first Zionist Union MK to urge Herzog to join Netanyahu's coalition.
PM hopes to prevent rebellion, meets with partiesPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu intends to meet with heads of his coalition partner parties as early as Thursday, a report said.
Herzog is 'eyeing the coalition', say opponentsLabor Central Committee approves 450 new delegates. Herzog's rivals: He's planning to join the coalition.
Expert: Netanyahu likes leftist coalition partnersProfessor Avi Diskin from Hebrew U isn't surprised that Netanyahu reached out to Lapid, but predicts coalition won't change anytime soon.
Lapid: We were offered Jewish Home's portfoliosJewish Home officials accuse Netanyahu of betraying voters on the right, after Lapid claims he was offered ministries held by Jewish Home.
Bennett: Government Says No Palestinian StateJewish Home chairman says that if Herzog wants to join the coalition, he will have to accept the coalition’s guidelines.
Herzog: Netanyahu Should ResignOpposition leader says Netanyahu failed to provide security and should step down. Likud officials: Herzog is an embarrassment.
Report: Netanyahu Suggests 'Phasing' Bennett OutMaariv columnist claims Prime Minister offered Labor leader defense, foreign affairs and justice portfolios to join coalition for 4 years.
Knesset Approves First Reading of 2015-2016 BudgetKnesset approves first reading of the Budget Law for 2015-2016. Opposition angry due to absence of PM and Finance Minister.
'If Beit El Falls, the Government Must Fall'Tourism coordinator of town decries forces coming to demolish 'like thieves in the night,' calls on MKs to 'put the government down.'
Ministers Demand Answers Over Beit El DemolitionsSeveral MKs warn that the overnight raid by the IDF on homes still undergoing validation could threaten the coalition.
Law Allowing Ministers to Resign as MKs to PassJustice Minister's bill, modeled after Norwegian Law, lets minister resign from Knesset, enabling coalition parties to bring in new MKs.
Netanyahu and Herzog to Unite on IranPM Netanyahu meets opposition chairman Herzog, says it is important to show the world a united front on Iran issue.
Edelstein: Coalition 'Could Change Soon'Prime Minister Netanyahu worked hard to put together his coalition - but it is likely to change, said Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.
Bennett to Liberman: Stop the NonsenseJewish Home chairman urges Yisrael Beytenu head to “stop the nonsense” and join the coalition.
Report: Netanyahu Offered Lapid Foreign MinistryUnnamed sources tell Channel 2 that PM Netanyahu offered Yair Lapid to join his coalition and become Foreign Minister.
MK Ilatov: The Coalition is Paralyzing the KnessetBlaming delaying tactics for lack of forming Knesset committees, Ilatov requests Edelstein get coalition members in line.
Herzog: Israelis Deserve Better than Bibi CircusAttacking Netanyahu's 'game of musical chairs' as he sets up gov't, Herzog calls on Kahlon and other coalition members to fight back.
Expert: Netanyahu's Narrow Government Will LastDespite 'empty threats' from opposition to topple government, even narrow coalition, with cohesion, could last its full term.
Hanegbi: This Government Can't Last Four YearsLikud MK Tzahi Hangebi calls on Liberman to return to coalition, says government can only last if it is broadened in next two months.
Knesset Approves Netanyahu's New CoalitionKnesset approves Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's new coalition by a vote of 61 to 59.
Questions Remain Regarding Portfolios for LikudNetanyahu says Katz will remain Transportation Minister but questions remain regarding other members of the Likud.
Last Minute Opposition Jabs Before Expansion VoteBoth Herzog and Liberman accuse Netanyahu's coalition members of putting their own egos before needs of Israeli people.
Litzman: Anyone Can Join - Except LapidUnited Torah Judaism MK welcomes expansion of government to more than 61 MKs, unless it's Yesh Atid that joins.
Lapid: Herzog Would Make Haredim the Same OfferYesh Atid chairman blasts the Zionist Union for failing to criticize the make-up of Netanyahu's new coalition.
Lapid Livid Over Enlarging of CabinetLikud announces Knesset vote on enlarging the cabinet from 18 ministries to 20, evoking threats from Yesh Atid.
Herzog: Bibi Should Give the Mandate BackZionist Union chairman insists he's not joining the coalition, says Netanyahu should give back the mandate he was given to form a gov't.
Herzog: I've Had No Contacts with NetanyahuLabor leader continues to insist that he will not join a coalition headed by Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu.
Report: PM to Ask Rivlin for Coalition ExtensionPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu to ask for more time to build coalition amid rumors of a possible unity government.
Netanyahu, Bennett to Meet for Coalition TalksJewish Home reportedly to receive Economy, Strategic Affairs, Agriculture portfolios; MK Ayelet Shaked may gain a portfolio as well.
Liberman: Hamas's Destruction on the AgendaReport: Yisrael Beytenu to place obliterating Hamas on their agenda as part of talks, along with reinstating Liberman as FM.
Report: Rivlin Working Towards Unity GovernmentPresident Rivlin reportedly working behind the scenes towards a government with Likud and the "Zionist Union".
Netanyahu Offers Deri Transportation MinistryPM makes offer apparently meant to work out conflict between Deri and Kahlon, and seal Kulanu coalition deal.
Regev Laments 'Blackmail' From Small PartiesMK Miri Regev claims small, medium parties are holding up talks, calls to change the electoral system to ensure majority is in power.
UTJ Reportedly in Final Stages of Coalition DealAll that's left is phrasing final agreement according to report, with deal to include cancellation of Enlistment Law's criminal sanctions.
Magal: Likud Purposely Stalling Coalition TalksIncoming Jewish Home MK says that Netanyahu keeps raising the bar for the coalition - in hopes of forming a unity government instead.
PM to Meet with Haredi Parties for Coalition TalksRumors abound that Netanyahu could give UTJ chairman Yaakov Litzman Health Ministry, Shas chairman Aryeh Deri Interior Ministry.
Shaked Accuses Likud of Reneging on CoalitionJewish Home MK Ayelet Shaked claims Netanyahu's promises to give the party precedence are 'not happening.'
Bennett, PM Meet for First Time Since ElectionsFirst meeting to discuss preliminary plans to form a coalition; Bennett expected to ask for Defense, Foreign Affairs Ministries.
Herzog Approaches Kahlon for Coalition CoupLabor's Yitzhak Herzog has not exactly declared defeat, officials confirm - and has approached Kulanu in bid to swing coalition leftward.
Lapid to Netanyahu: Choose Anyone But DeriFormer Finance Minister begs Netanyahu not to choose Deri for Interior Minister, cites Shas chairman's jail stint for corruption.