Deri's son calls Shas supporters 'retarded right-wingers'

In released recording, son of Shas chairman Deri can be heard lashing out against Shas voters, the national camp, and Netanyahu family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2020, 10:58 PM

Right-wing bloc vows to back Netanyahu

Haredi and right-wing parties sent a letter to Prime Minister Netanyahu vowing to support him to form the next government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2020, 8:27 PM

'Liberman has agreed to join left-wing gov't backed by Arab MKs'

Shas MK claims Avidgor Liberman has cut deal with Blue & White to back formation of minority left-wing government relying on Joint List.Shimon Cohen, 2/10/2020, 8:24 AM

Aryeh Deri: We're getting ready to apply sovereignty

Shas MKs, led by Aryeh Deri, tour Jordan Valley ahead of possible annexation of the area.Uriel Greenfeld, 1/27/2020, 12:12 PM

Liberman 'going out of his mind' due to hatred for Netanyahu

'Chief rabbi spoke out of concern for Israel, MK Liberman spends his days trying to unseat PM Netanyahu,' Shas says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2020, 1:15 PM

Razel family finishes Talmud with new song: Achat Sha'alti

The musical Razel family completes Shas along with thousands of Jews around world. Family records joint song for occasion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2020, 10:33 AM

Who will Netanyahu appoint as ministers?

Prime minister will have to appoint ministers to Agriculture, Welfare and Diaspora ministries by tomorrow evening.Mordechai Sones, 12/31/2019, 10:46 PM

Shas' campaign: Aryeh needs a strong Bibi

Shas to launch billboard campaign that will highlight the party's relationship with the prime minister.Hezki Baruch, 12/19/2019, 5:29 AM

Deri: I'll maintain the right-wing bloc

Shas chairman: Only Netanyahu can keep the right united.Ben Shaul, 12/17/2019, 4:42 AM

'Blue & White says one thing in public, another in private'

Yisrael Beytenu chair slams haredi parties, Blue and White, for 'unholy' partnerships.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2019, 1:31 PM

Deri demands more ministries for Shas

Interior Minister says Shas party underrepresented in government relative to its size, demands ministries Netanyahu to give up.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2019, 6:50 PM

Shas is the first to express support for Netanyahu

Aryeh Deri's party is the first from the right-wing bloc to issue a statement of support for the PM following the indictment announcement.Hezki Baruch, 11/21/2019, 10:39 PM

Common sense dictates that Liberman and Netanyahu cut a deal

Both sides can find a way to compromise and prevent a government backed by anti-Zionist Arab parties. Ted Belman, 11/19/2019, 10:30 AM

Likud MK: The haredim have to compromise to prevent elections

MK Miki Zohar at Likud emergency conference: I hope Liberman comes to his senses.Hezki Baruch, 11/18/2019, 2:01 AM

Shas MK: I didn't suggest an Arab Justice Minister

MK Moshe Arbel clarifies comments in radio interview in which he appeared to suggest that Joint List MK could serve as Justice Minister.Hezki Baruch, 11/8/2019, 3:08 AM

Deri: We'll sit with Lapid if he maintains the status quo

Shas chairman claims Gantz wanted to meet with right-wing party leaders in order to disband the right-wing bloc.Elad Benari, 10/25/2019, 4:05 AM

Will haredi parties join Gantz's coalition talks?

Some haredi lawmakers said to be planning to remain part of right-wing bloc for any coalition talks with Blue & White. Shas still undecided.Michal Levy, 10/22/2019, 11:46 AM

Shas leader in message of reconciliation

Rabbi Shalom Cohen to Lapid and Liberman: I don't hate anyone, stop boycotting haredim.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2019, 4:56 AM

Deri: Shas is the sukkah of the state

Shas chairman says party grew despite predictions of its demise before previous elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/15/2019, 10:57 PM

Deri to Gantz: Stop 'election disaster'

Shas leader calls on Blue and White leader to 'stop wasting time' and join unity government with Likud.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/13/2019, 11:13 AM

Deri: We support Netanyahu but want broad government

Shas chairman calls on Benny Gantz to accept Netanyahu's proposal for unity government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2019, 3:47 PM

Right-wing parties to remain in a bloc until the end

Right-wing parties refuse to sign document backing Netanyahu as PM candidate at deciding stages of gov't formation.Hezki Baruch, 10/2/2019, 11:43 PM

'Those who boycott haredim end up losing'

Former Mayor of Beit Shemesh and MK-elect Moshe Abutbul: Anyone who boycotts us isn't acting wisely.Hezki Baruch, 9/26/2019, 6:44 AM

Shas rabbi calls for religious parties to join Gantz-led gov't

Rabbi Tzion Boaron says 'no difference' between left and right, calls on religious parties to join center-left coalition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2019, 9:48 AM

Deri: 'Absolute majority want Jewish, non-secular state'

Shas Chairman in Jerusalem: 'We met for first time for one purpose: To thank Creator for the great victory.'Mordechai Sones, 9/25/2019, 12:44 AM

Deri: 'Shas will continue to back Netanyahu - period'

'It wasn't us that tried to eliminate any trace of Judaism. We'll do everything in order to preserve the Jewish character of the state.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/22/2019, 5:51 PM

Deri: We will recommend Netanyahu

Shas chairman: I hope all the boycotts will disappear and we can soon form a government.Hezki Baruch, 9/18/2019, 12:23 AM

Deri: Looks like Shas is going to the opposition

Shas chairman speaks to activists at party headquarters in Jerusalem and presents a gloomy prediction.Hezki Baruch, 9/17/2019, 4:41 AM

Leading Sephardic rabbi: I will not interfere in the elections

Rabbi Meir Mazuz,refuses request to instruct followers to vote for Shas in Tuesday's elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/15/2019, 9:59 AM

Deri: Gantz threw the keepers of tradition under the bus

Shas chairman warns at election rally: We are heading towards the establishment of a secular government.Hezki Baruch, 9/12/2019, 4:33 AM

Shas MK: 'Benny Gantz joined hate discourse against haredim'

MK Michael Malkieli in interview week before elections: 'Danger to Right rule in Israel. Liberman friendly to Meretz and Arab parties.'Hezki Baruch, 9/10/2019, 7:28 PM

Deri: We are on the right, there is no more left

Shas chairman blasts Yair Lapid: He's not worthy of being a minister in the government.Elad Benari, 9/6/2019, 6:40 AM

Aryeh Deri: 'Shas loyal to Netanyahu no less than Likud members'

Shas Chairman visits Netivot, 'Our Knesset Members equally loyal to Prime Minister, more than some of his Likud members.'Mordechai Sones, 9/3/2019, 10:01 PM

Afula may hold show with gender separation

Nazareth District Court reverses decision banning separate seating for men and women at performance for haredi community in Afula.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/14/2019, 5:39 PM

Watch: Shas musical response to anti-haredi video

Shas appeals to Central Election Commission to demand video be removed. 'It has real potential for incitement.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2019, 10:59 PM

Shas aiming for 10 Knesset seats

Min. Deri: urges party MKs not to respond to Yisrael Beytenu statements and concentrate instead on 'true enemy,' Blue and White's MK Lapid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/30/2019, 3:52 PM

Deri: 'Shas is the mezuzah of the Likud'

Shas launches election campaign; Deri: 'We went to elections because of one man: Liberman; We supported and support Netanyahu.'Eliran Aharon, 7/22/2019, 3:41 PM

The haredi plan to defeat Liberman: Praise him

Hoping to neutralize Liberman as a kingmaker in next Knesset, haredi lawmakers trying to undermine him - by praising his past work.David Rosenberg, 6/17/2019, 9:17 AM

Shas: Liberman is no longer relevant

Haredi Shas party says Yisrael Beytenu is 'done with the right,' will remain outside the next government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2019, 12:12 AM

Deri: I couldn't imagine Liberman would not join right-wing govt

Shas chairman says Yisrael Beyteinu leader deliberately caused new elections 'out of hatred.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/30/2019, 5:32 PM

Shas: Liberman is not being truthful

The Shas party rejects the claims voiced by Yisrael Beiteinu chairman. 'He's using the draft law as an excuse to topple the gov't.'Hezki Baruch, 5/26/2019, 4:51 PM

PM makes 'no progress' in talks with Shas, nixes UTJ meeting

Coalition talks with haredi partners fail to reach breakthrough as Netanyahu prepares for talks with Liberman ahead of next week's deadline.David Rosenberg, 5/22/2019, 1:05 PM

Likud, Shas, agree on portfolios

Likud offers Shas Planning Administration in exchange for Housing Ministry, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2019, 1:24 PM

Liberman: Haredim trying to use force and bully us

Yisrael Beytenu chairman slams haredi parties' demand to ban sale of tickets for Biblical zoo on Shabbat, holidays.Hezki Baruch, 5/17/2019, 11:40 AM

Shas: We will not join any gov't that doesn't fit our values

Shas MK Michael Malkieli says Avigdor Liberman should recognize election results which strengthened haredi parties.Hezki Baruch, 5/1/2019, 7:09 PM

Deri: Either this government or new elections

Shas leader says party will insist on Interior, Housing Ministries, protect yeshiva budgets.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2019, 4:13 PM

'A strong partnership between Shas and Likud'

The coalition teams of the Likud and Shas parties meet in the Knesset.Chesky Baruch, 4/28/2019, 6:36 PM

Deri: Shas is the third largest party, period

'How we had to convince we could pass threshold, how much we had to convince that surveys don't know how to survey Shas.'Mordechai Sones, 4/16/2019, 10:08 PM

Smotrich: Religious services won't be left in Shas' hands

MK Smotrich scheduled to meet with UTJ members to create haredi-religious bloc in religion and state ahead of coalition negotiations.Mordechai Sones, 4/16/2019, 1:18 AM

Netanyahu meets with haredi lawmakers

PM Netanyahu meets Shas, UTJ, leaders to discuss next coalition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2019, 1:33 PM

Shas, UTJ back Netanyahu for premiership after election

Two crucial coalition allies announce their support for Netanyahu to continue as PM - but Avidgor Liberman refuses to back either side.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2019, 11:27 PM

Haredi MK: No guarantee partnership with Likud will continue

UTJ's Yakov Asher says party isn't trying to steal votes from Shas, no guarantee haredi parties will continue working with PM Netanyahu.Haim Lev, 3/24/2019, 4:46 PM

'Gantz and Lapid will rotate as head of the opposition'

Shas MK Michael Malchieli skeptical that Benny Gantz and Yair Lapid will head the next government.Benny Tocker, 3/11/2019, 5:03 AM

Shas voters slam party's campaign

Shas voters split on whether campaign posters sufficiently honor spiritual leader's legacy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 2:59 PM

Deri: No chance of negotiations with Gantz

Shas chairman says party will not accept Blue and White party chairman as prime minister under any circumstances.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2019, 8:25 PM

'Shabbat bus' to continue? It depends who you ask

Labor party says judge ruled in favor of buses on the Shabbat, while Shas says the opposite.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 9:22 PM

'The Interior Ministry must not remain in Deri's hands'

Yisrael Beytenu chairman issues a scathing attack on Interior Minister: What has happened in the past year is unprecedented.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2019, 4:14 AM