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Reform movement: Min. Kahana's kashrut reform insignificant, preserves rabbinate monopoly

Reform movement: Min. Kahana's kashrut reform insignificant, preserves rabbinate monopoly

Director of Reform Center for Religion and State: New kashrut reform is 'small step in right direction,' but ultimately 'insignificant.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 13:00
Over 2,000 new coronavirus cases in a single day

Over 2,000 new coronavirus cases in a single day

Thirty-four coronavirus patients are in critical condition, and 26 are on ventilators.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 12:27
Plastic Bags Law to be expanded?

Plastic Bags Law to be expanded?

Since 2016, consumption of single-use plastic shopping bags has dropped by 75%, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 12:01
English as an International language

English as an International language

All about Talpiot College’s M.Ed. in English as an International LanguageSponsored Content, 27/07/2021 11:06
Health Min.: 'No way to avoid capsules in school'

Health Min.: 'No way to avoid capsules in school'

Education Min. plan for new school year is 'too little, and it will be too late,' Health Min. officials say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 11:03
Israeli officials to visit US, prepare for Biden-Bennett meeting

Israeli officials to visit US, prepare for Biden-Bennett meeting

Bennett’s foreign policy advisers will travel to Washington to begin preparations for a planned meeting between Bennett and President Biden.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/07/2021 00:03
Firebombing in Evyatar

Firebombing in Evyatar

Attacks on Evyatar escalate as rioters from nearby PA city hurl firebombs at the empty town.Arutz Sheva Staff , 26/07/2021 22:59
Chaos in the Knesset: Ben-Gvir dragged off Knesset podium after calling Tibi a 'terrorist'

Chaos in the Knesset: Ben-Gvir dragged off Knesset podium after calling Tibi a 'terrorist'

Otzma Yehudit leader removed from Knesset podium after calling fellow MK a terrorist and receiving 3 warnings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 22:51
Increase in morbidity in haredi educational institutions

Increase in morbidity in haredi educational institutions

Number of serious COVID cases in Israel continues to rise, now stands at 121.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 22:06
The Health Ministry glitch that caused COVID infections

The Health Ministry glitch that caused COVID infections

Glitch causing notices telling people they no longer had to quarantine leads to carriers spreading COVID.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 21:23
Health Min. Director: Rise in COVID cases troubling

Health Min. Director: Rise in COVID cases troubling

Prof. Nachman Ash hopes green passport restrictions will reduce outbreak as number of serious COVID cases surpasses 100.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 18:02
The Coalition's latest headache

The Coalition's latest headache

Opposition intends to turn appointment of a minister-without-portfolio into a show of anti-government speeches.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 17:17
Jerusalem approves anti-settlers sign

Jerusalem approves anti-settlers sign

Breaking the Silence signs accusing settlers of violence allowed by municipality. 'Double standards against half a million people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 17:11
The Ben & Jerry's boycott explained

The Ben & Jerry's boycott explained

Israelis rally around Ben & Jerry's Israel to save factory with 160 employees after ice cream corporation boycott's Judea and Samaria.i24NEWS, 26/07/2021 16:37
First MDA MICU to serve Galilee Druze community opens

First MDA MICU to serve Galilee Druze community opens

Mobile intensive care unit dedicated in special ceremony in presence of Druze spiritual leader in town of Julis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 16:00
Military journalist Roni Daniel dead at 73

Military journalist Roni Daniel dead at 73

Veteran Israeli journalist and security pundit Roni Daniel passes away at age 73 following a heart attack.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 14:46
Israeli Health Ministry Chief: 'We might impose lockdown during holidays'

Israeli Health Ministry Chief: 'We might impose lockdown during holidays'

Director-General of Israeli Health Ministry says government is considering imposing a new lockdown during holiday season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 12:48
22 drownings since beginning of bathing season

22 drownings since beginning of bathing season

Summer bathing season: 135 drowning and near-drowning incidents across Israel - including 15 over the weekend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 12:19
Israel: Over 100 coronavirus patients in serious condition

Israel: Over 100 coronavirus patients in serious condition

Nearly 200 hospitalized, over 100 coronavirus patients in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 11:44
Only passengers to be allowed to enter airport terminal

Only passengers to be allowed to enter airport terminal

Ben Gurion airport announces restrictions on who can enter terminals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 10:45
Education Minister: Don't turn schools into vaccination centers

Education Minister: Don't turn schools into vaccination centers

Officials claim Education Minister called vaccines 'controversial' as she works to block plans to encourage children to get the jab.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 09:29
Senior Likud lawmaker doubles down on criticism of Netanyahu

Senior Likud lawmaker doubles down on criticism of Netanyahu

Former Finance Minister Yisrael Katz refuses to back down on criticism of Netanyahu, but says won't challenge him as Likud chief.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 08:19
Collaborative effort of EMTs saves Jerusalem man’s life

Collaborative effort of EMTs saves Jerusalem man’s life

First responders save the life of Jerusalem man in his 70s who passed out while taking a shower.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2021 07:45
Israel appoints first ambassador to UAE

Israel appoints first ambassador to UAE

Foreign Minister Lapid appoints Amir Hayek as Israel's permanent ambassador to the United Arab Emirates.Elad Benari, 26/07/2021 05:09
Sa'ar commits to passing anti-Netanyahu legislation

Sa'ar commits to passing anti-Netanyahu legislation

Barring someone under indictment from PM is only logical, says Sa'ar. It's opposing such a law that is personal.Hezki Baruch, 25/07/2021 22:58
Palestinian who helped save Mark family granted permanent residency

Palestinian who helped save Mark family granted permanent residency

Once it became known that "A" had helped save Jews, he was shunned in PA society.Yehonatan Gottlieb, 25/07/2021 22:13
Arab youth arrested in fatal ramming attack on Ramle resident

Arab youth arrested in fatal ramming attack on Ramle resident

Destau Bisset was critically injured in the incident which took place on May 30th, during Operation Guardian of the Walls.Ido Ben Porat, 25/07/2021 21:20
Bennett orders Health and Education ministers to cooperate

Bennett orders Health and Education ministers to cooperate

The Prime Minister's challenge during a debate over reopening schools: "Find a way to cooperate."Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 21:04
Health Ministry chief: Don't travel abroad unless it's vital

Health Ministry chief: Don't travel abroad unless it's vital

Policies regarding travel & quarantine likely to change, warns Health Ministry director-general.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 19:19
Preschoolers get COVID after sick worker ordered to show up

Preschoolers get COVID after sick worker ordered to show up

Preschool short on workers tells teenage employee to show up for work, despite having COVID symptoms.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 18:44
Live Tu B’av Together Tefillah Event 4 Shidduchim

Live Tu B’av Together Tefillah Event 4 Shidduchim

A minyan of Talmidei Chachamim, representatives of Yad L’Achim will be davening in Amuka for all those who submit their names for tefillah.Sponsored Content, 25/07/2021 17:57
Will Liberman's plan to cancel tariffs really lead to price cuts?

Will Liberman's plan to cancel tariffs really lead to price cuts?

Farmers claim supermarket cartels fix high prices; cutting import tariffs will be their death sentence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 17:09
Plea bargain advanced for terrorist from Barkan attack

Plea bargain advanced for terrorist from Barkan attack

An appeal court is considering letting off someone party to a terror attack in Barkan with a comparatively light sentence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 16:49
Israeli women found in Palestinian Authority refugee camp

Israeli women found in Palestinian Authority refugee camp

Two Israeli women found driving around PA refugee camp in the middle of the night. 'Our friend was left behind.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 16:28
Two-year-old from northern Israel drowns at Hadera beach

Two-year-old from northern Israel drowns at Hadera beach

Incident follows 4 drowning deaths in last 24 hours.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 15:54
Education Minister vows schools to reopen fully this fall

Education Minister vows schools to reopen fully this fall

Education Ministry seeks to restore as much of a routine school life as possible to ensure students' mental health.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 15:33
Government seeks to reduce emissions by 85% by 2050

Government seeks to reduce emissions by 85% by 2050

Cabinet unanimously approves initiative to transition Israel to a low-carbon economy, cutting carbon emissions by 2050.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 14:59
Herzog, Netanyahu hold first working meeting

Herzog, Netanyahu hold first working meeting

President meets with leader of opposition. Herzog emphasizes: 'There is no democracy without opposition.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 14:31
IDF serviceman in serious condition after snake bite

IDF serviceman in serious condition after snake bite

Serviceman bitten by snake at base in central Israel and evacuated for medical treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 13:23
Government prepares for Rosh Hashannah trip to Uman

Government prepares for Rosh Hashannah trip to Uman

Religious Affairs Minister meets director of Ben Gurion Airport to discuss annual hasidic pilgrimage to Tomb of Rabbi Nachman of Breslov.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 13:05
Journalist Oshrat Kotler: As a minority, why should the unvaccinated lack rights?

Journalist Oshrat Kotler: As a minority, why should the unvaccinated lack rights?

"There is great controversy among scientists both regarding the vaccines and regarding the method by which coronavirus should be managed."103FM, 25/07/2021 13:00
Bennett: Protests won't beat the Delta variant, the vaccine will

Bennett: Protests won't beat the Delta variant, the vaccine will

PM emphasizes he stands by remarks against those who choose not to receive COVID shot, and addresses subsequent protests.Hezki Baruch, 25/07/2021 11:51
Converts' Judaism upheld despite conversion under false identities

Converts' Judaism upheld despite conversion under false identities

Rabbinic Supreme Court, in precedent-setting ruling, finds conversion of people who falsely claimed to be bothers and sisters to be valid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 11:15
Tragedy in Akko: Father and son drown

Tragedy in Akko: Father and son drown

Body of 10 year old boy from Nazareth, whose father drowned last night, located.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 09:17
1st Israeli in the NBA calls it quits after 10 seasons in the league

1st Israeli in the NBA calls it quits after 10 seasons in the league

Omri Casspi, the first Israeli-drafted player in the world's top basketball league, called it a career after suffering multiple injuries.ILTV, 25/07/2021 08:45
Did Unilever lose Ben & Jerry's trademark in Judea and Samaria?

Did Unilever lose Ben & Jerry's trademark in Judea and Samaria?

Shurat Hadin seeks to gain control of trademark in Judea and Samaria on grounds company loses rights in areas where it refuses to sell.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 08:44
Shaked, Bennett, in disagreement over anti-Netanyahu bill

Shaked, Bennett, in disagreement over anti-Netanyahu bill

Interior Min. Shaked opposes anti-Netanyahu bill, after PM Bennett has allowed it to move foward.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2021 00:03
Protestors to Health Min. Nitzan Horowitz: 'Keep illegals in your own area'

Protestors to Health Min. Nitzan Horowitz: 'Keep illegals in your own area'

A protest has begun outside the Health Minister's house to oppose a plan to give healthcare insurance to illegal workers.Arutz Sheva Staff , 24/07/2021 22:49
Three drown within two hours on Israel's beaches

Three drown within two hours on Israel's beaches

Three men drown at beaches around Israel, 53-year-old transferred to hospital after near-drowning incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2021 21:06
Health Ministry chief on Bennett's speech: I am against attacks on vaccine refusers

Health Ministry chief on Bennett's speech: I am against attacks on vaccine refusers

Professor Nachman Ash: The vaccine is important, but I don't believe in attacking those who refuse to get it.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 24/07/2021 00:27
Social Equality Minister: Polish law could seriously damage relations

Social Equality Minister: Polish law could seriously damage relations

Minister Meirav Cohen: It is my duty and that of my fellow members of the government to work for the realization of the rights of survivors.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/07/2021 20:42
Religious Father Had To Go Into Hiding

Religious Father Had To Go Into Hiding

And that’s exactly how a father accidentally put his life and the lives of his own beloved family into serious danger.Vaad HaRabbanim, 23/07/2021 17:21
Israel eyes broad reduction in carbon emissions

Israel eyes broad reduction in carbon emissions

The Cabinet is considering a plan that would slash Israel's carbon emissions by more than 80% by 2050,.Arutz Sheva Staff , 23/07/2021 15:55
Opposition intends to sue over Knesset committee seats

Opposition intends to sue over Knesset committee seats

Members of the opposition are looking to petition the Supreme Court to force the coalition into giving up more seats in crucial committees.Arutz Sheva Staff , 23/07/2021 15:47
Interior Minister: 'No gov't if there's a construction freeze in Judea & Samaria'

Interior Minister: 'No gov't if there's a construction freeze in Judea & Samaria'

Interior Min. Shaked promises to bring down government if US tries to force construction freeze in Judea and Samaria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2021 15:27
Radio host: Netanyahu seems to have forgotten that he is not PM

Radio host: Netanyahu seems to have forgotten that he is not PM

Radio host Ben Caspit has attacked Netanyahu for attempting to negotiate vaccine shipments from Pfizer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2021 14:21
Do arrivals from abroad actually keep quarantine?

Do arrivals from abroad actually keep quarantine?

Health Ministry admits: Supervisors visited just 42% of those who were supposed to quarantine following arrival in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2021 13:30