Labor allows Peretz to reserve spots on slate

Labor Party Central Committee approves move allowing chairman to reserve spots on its Knesset slate for candidates of his choice.Hezki Baruch, 12/26/2019, 3:08 AM

Israeli politicians congratulate Boris Johnson

Israeli politicians from across the spectrum on congratulate British PM's victory.Elad Benari, 12/13/2019, 7:37 AM

Amir Peretz: We're the alternative to Netanyahu's social apathy

MK Itzik Shmuli announces he is remaining in the Labor-Gesher party.Hezki Baruch, 7/28/2019, 9:04 PM

Labor to choose new leader in nationwide primary vote

65,000 Labor party members to head to the polls Tuesday to choose new party chair, after incumbent Avi Gabbay dropped out of race.David Rosenberg, 7/2/2019, 8:46 AM

Shmuli: If elected, I will join forces with Ehud Barak

Labor MK Itzik Shmuli: We need to bring back a lot of people we lost along the way and I believe I'm the man who is the most fit to do that.Hezki Baruch, 6/30/2019, 6:49 AM

Date set for Labor primaries

Labor Party conference confirms that election for the party leadership will take place on July 2 among all party members.Chaim Lev, 6/24/2019, 3:06 AM

MK Itzik Shmuli to run for Labor leadership

Young MK joins MKs Amir Peretz and Stav Shafir, who have already declared their candidacy for the Labor leadership.Hezki Baruch, 6/13/2019, 6:23 AM

Likud: Investigate ties with Yediot Ahronot

Party asks Attorney General to investigate ties between newspaper and Knesset member elected first place in Labor primary.Mordechai Sones, 2/18/2019, 8:50 PM

Shmuli, Shafir and Yechimovich head Labor list

Itzik Shmuli, Stav Shafir, Shelly Yechimovich and Amir Peretz elected to top spots in Labor primaries. Eitan Cabel in the 15th spot.Hezki Baruch, 2/11/2019, 11:28 PM

MK admits 'sour relations' between Hatnua and Labor

MK Itzik Shmuli says Livni must commit to continue partnership with Labor if she wants to serve as opposition leader.Elad Benari, 6/29/2018, 4:09 AM

Netanyahu shelves legislation on Armenian genocide

Netanyahu orders Ministerial Committee not to discuss two bills calling for recognition of Armenian genocide.Hezki Baruch, 6/3/2018, 6:29 AM

MK: We won't accept lectures from the Turkish butcher

MK Shmuli calls on Israel to recognize Armenian genocide, slams Turkish government for hypocrisy.Hezki Baruch, 5/16/2018, 3:37 PM

Left outraged over Bennett and Shaked's 'constitutional plan'

Knesset members from the left blast Bennett and Shaked plan to rein in the Supreme Court.Hezki Baruch, 9/15/2017, 12:05 AM

Salmonella cornflakes saga: 'A worker changed the labels'

Unilever company claims a worker put label from uncontaminated cornflakes on contaminated batch, is investigating possibility of foul play.Shai Landesman, 8/6/2016, 9:18 PM

Progress in fight to prevent children dying in cars

Proposal to install warning sensors in all vehicles adopted by Ministry of Transport.Hezki Baruch, 8/3/2016, 3:48 PM

'Disabled in workplace' bill expected to pass

A bill which would require large government bodies to meet a quota of 5% disabled employees approved for final Knesset vote.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2016, 11:57 AM

Zionist Union MK: Netanyahu 'went too far' in Turkey agreement

MK Itzik Shmuli blasts Israel for reportedly agreeing to pay compensation for Marmara families as part of deal with Turkey.Elad Benari, 6/27/2016, 5:16 AM

Arab MK: Use 'any means' to block Jews from Temple Mount

Zahalka advises continuation of terror war, calling to enlist youth to oppose Jews 'at all costs'; MKs respond: 'blood is on his hands.'Ari Yashar, 4/14/2016, 1:25 PM

Honenu head fears jailed Jews may be tortured

Legal aid director 'fears for well-being' of 5 activists, saying vague charges of 'security crimes' are enough to breach 'basic rights.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2016, 8:48 PM

MKs left and right furious over 'Breaking the Silence' report

MKs demand investigation after TV report says leftist group may have gathered sensitive information.Ben Ariel, 3/18/2016, 4:16 AM

MK 'Comes Out' After Gay Pride Stabbing

MK Itzik Shmuli of leftist Zionist Union 'cannot remain silent' after the stabbing, he announces Friday.Nir Har-Zahav, 7/31/2015, 8:23 AM

Left Lashes Out at Netanyahu over Expanding Government

Herzog claims battle between Netanyahu and Israel has begun, while Lapid stresses Yesh Atid will fight new measure any way it can.Cynthia Blank, 5/10/2015, 2:54 PM

Herzog: This is a 'Government of National Failure'

Zionist Union, Yesh Atid denounce Netanyahu's new coalition, promise to fight it.Elad Benari, 5/7/2015, 3:16 AM

Labor: Coalition Race Just Starting

Labor MKs say 'great battle' beginning in trying to recruit party heads to join a leftist coalition, as exit polls show 'effective draw.'Ari Yashar, 3/17/2015, 10:16 PM

Arson on Jerusalem Kindergarten in Apparent 'Price Tag' Attack

Bilingual kindergarten set alight, emblazoned with anti-Arab graffiti; attack evokes strong condemnations from leftists, Ministers, MKs.Benny Moshe, 11/29/2014, 10:15 PM

Storm in Knesset Over Jewish State Law

Opposition MKs attack Netanyahu over his defense of the Jewish State bill; Herzog calls to establish new government.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 11/26/2014, 8:30 PM

Labor MK: Zoabi Should Just Shut Up

MK Itzik Shmuli uses unusually harsh language to condemn MK Zoabi for comparing IDF soldiers to ISIS.Ben Ariel, 10/20/2014, 5:14 AM

Freshman MK Called Away for Tank Duty

MK Shmuli misses his planned first speech in Knesset to serve in tank unit. Maayana Miskin, 2/15/2013, 1:08 PM