Coronavirus

Border Police Chief diagnosed with coronavirus

Border Police Chief diagnosed with coronavirus

Border Police Chief Yaakov (Kobi) Shabtai diagnosed with coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, Today, 5:32 AM
Exams won't be held on college and university campuses

Exams won't be held on college and university campuses

University heads protest coronavirus restrictions banning colleges and universities from holding exams on campus. 'Proposal harms students.'Orly Harari, Yesterday, 11:29 PM
Camp Simcha holds coronavirus 'car concert' for chronically ill children

Camp Simcha holds coronavirus 'car concert' for chronically ill children

Nearly 1,000 children and their families enjoy special 'car concert' event, giving them a much-needed break during the coronavirus outbreak.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 10:39 PM
977 new coronavirus cases diagnosed since Friday

977 new coronavirus cases diagnosed since Friday

Nearly 11,000 active cases of coronavirus, with 330 deaths, National Security Council reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, Yesterday, 10:00 PM
Tzachi Hanegbi takes back dismissal of claim that 'people have nothing to eat'

Tzachi Hanegbi takes back dismissal of claim that 'people have nothing to eat'

Minister Tzachi Hanegbi apologizes for saying 'notion people have nothing to eat is nonsense.' 'I take my statement back.'Hezki Baruch, Yesterday, 9:56 PM
Camp Seneca Lake counselor tests positive, delaying start of session

Camp Seneca Lake counselor tests positive, delaying start of session

American Jewish camp delays start date after counselor tests positive for coronavirus.Ben Sales, JTA, Yesterday, 9:04 PM
WHO urges countries to 'wake up'

WHO urges countries to 'wake up'

World Health Organization calls on countries hit by serious coronavirus outbreaks to "take control".Arutz Sheva North America Staff, Yesterday, 2:19 AM
Hanegbi: The notion that people have nothing to eat is nonsense

Hanegbi: The notion that people have nothing to eat is nonsense

Likud Minister dismisses claims that there are Israelis who are starved for food after losing their jobs due to COVID-19.Elad Benari, Canada, Yesterday, 1:50 AM
EU authorizes use of remdesivir to treat coronavirus

EU authorizes use of remdesivir to treat coronavirus

Several US studies have shown that remdesivir can reduce the duration of hospital stays for COVID-19 patients.Elad Benari, Canada, Yesterday, 1:06 AM
Edelstein: We don't want to have half the country in isolation

Edelstein: We don't want to have half the country in isolation

Health Minister on new restrictions: We opened up the economy, that has consequences and we are dealing with them.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, Yesterday, 12:22 AM
Coronavirus case detected in the Knesset

Coronavirus case detected in the Knesset

MK Zvi Hauser to enter isolation after intern working with Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee contracts COVID-19.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, Friday, 9:53 PM
Netanyahu: You can't hug your grandparents right now

Netanyahu: You can't hug your grandparents right now

Prime Minister Netanyahu urges the public to obey the guidelines of the Ministry of Health as COVID-19 cases spike.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 9:00 PM
Coronavirus in Israel: 77 in serious condition, 27 on respirators

Coronavirus in Israel: 77 in serious condition, 27 on respirators

Ministry of Health: 566 cases of coronavirus diagnosed since midnight, increasing the number of active patients to 10,060.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 8:05 PM
Number of new coronavirus cases tops 1000

Number of new coronavirus cases tops 1000

Seventy coronavirus patients in serious condition as number of new cases tops 1,000 for first time.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 8:49 AM
Los Angeles foundation to provide $8.5 million in COVID-19 relief

Los Angeles foundation to provide $8.5 million in COVID-19 relief

Jewish foundation in Los Angeles using its $8.5 million in grants this year just for COVID-19 relief.Marcy Oster, JTA, Friday, 7:45 AM
Bennett: The preschool-like behavior of the government must stop today

Bennett: The preschool-like behavior of the government must stop today

Yamina chairman: The failures of the government in dealing with the virus have led to mass unemployment.Hezki Baruch, Friday, 5:40 AM
Israel Aerospace Industries to cooperate with UAE

Israel Aerospace Industries to cooperate with UAE

Israel Aerospace Industries signs collaboration agreement with Group 42 from Abu Dhabi in order to fight coronavirus.Orli Harari, Friday, 4:01 AM
Fauci: We're not going in the right direction

Fauci: We're not going in the right direction

US top infectious disease expert says he is growing increasingly concerned with the number of coronavirus infections.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 3:43 AM
Netanyahu: Restrictions needed to flatten the curve

Netanyahu: Restrictions needed to flatten the curve

Government passes restrictions limiting gatherings to 20 people.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 10:10 PM
Netanyahu threatens new elections at stormy Corona Cabinet meeting

Netanyahu threatens new elections at stormy Corona Cabinet meeting

Stormy meeting of Israel's 'Coronavirus Cabinet' as Gantz demands Netanyahu turn over management of coronavirus crisis to Defense Ministry.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 8:59 PM
Police embark on large-scale coronavirus enforcement operation

Police embark on large-scale coronavirus enforcement operation

Due to rise in coronavirus infection rates, police deployed in large numbers to ensure public health.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 8:30 PM
Government holds urgent meeting to renew COVID-19 restrictions

Government holds urgent meeting to renew COVID-19 restrictions

Ministers set to approve re-imposition of restrictions banning gatherings of over 20 people, even at synagogues.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 7:07 PM
Jobs drop 27.4% in April

Jobs drop 27.4% in April

Hospitality and food sectors in Israel see 75.7% loss in jobs in first month of coronavirus lockdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 5:10 PM
Michael Savage on COVID, Pelosi, borders, language, and culture

Michael Savage on COVID, Pelosi, borders, language, and culture

Listen to Michael Savage discuss Fauci and COVID-19, Biden, Pelosi, and much more on the Savage Nation podcast.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 3:00 PM
Hamodia attacks: The haredim have lost confidence

Hamodia attacks: The haredim have lost confidence

When the media needs blood, there's nothing like turning on the haredim, merchandise that always has buyers, says Hamodia's Yaakov Reinitz.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 2:11 PM
Corona Cabinet convenes today to discuss new restrictions

Corona Cabinet convenes today to discuss new restrictions

Health Ministry will ask ministers to approve restrictions of up to 50 at event halls, restaurants and up to 20 worshipers in synagogues.Nitzan Kedar, Thursday, 2:00 PM
'The plague is back big-time - watch out for the weak'

'The plague is back big-time - watch out for the weak'

Former Defense Min. Naftali Bennett issues statement warning coronavirus transfers from young to old; urges meeting elderly only outdoors.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 12:04 PM
USA: About 50,000 test COVID-19 positive in one day

USA: About 50,000 test COVID-19 positive in one day

Outbreak centers decide on series of steps: Closing non-open-air entertainment venues and wearing masks outdoors.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 10:23 AM
Former Health Min. Director: Don't let them brainwash you about coronavirus

Former Health Min. Director: Don't let them brainwash you about coronavirus

Prof. Yoram Lass: "There was no first wave of coronavirus in Israel. There is no second wave."Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 9:22 AM
PA announces five-day lockdown amid spike in coronavirus cases

PA announces five-day lockdown amid spike in coronavirus cases

PA announces that all governorates in Judea and Samaria will be closed for five days due to rise in new cases of COVID-19.Elad Benari, Thursday, 4:08 AM
Yuval Noah Harari: COVID-19 - A new regime of surveillance?

Yuval Noah Harari: COVID-19 - A new regime of surveillance?

What 21st-century lesson can we draw from the spread of COVID-19?Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 3:20 AM
Record number of new cases of COVID-19

Record number of new cases of COVID-19

Daily record of 868 new cases recorded in the last day. Neighborhoods in Ashdod and Lod declared restricted areas.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 11:27 PM
Knesset approves Shin Bet tracking of COVID-19 patients approved for 3 weeks

Knesset approves Shin Bet tracking of COVID-19 patients approved for 3 weeks

Bill allowing Shin Bet to temporarily track the phones of coronavirus patients passed into law by the Knesset.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 10:59 PM
'Israel's coronavirus outbreak one of the most severe in the Western world'

'Israel's coronavirus outbreak one of the most severe in the Western world'

'We opened in a wild and uncontrolled fashion, the outbreak is now one of the most severe in the Western world,' journalist Erel Segal says.103FM, Wednesday, 8:49 PM
Active coronavirus cases top 8,000

Active coronavirus cases top 8,000

634 new coronavirus cases reported so far Wednesday as MK Naftali Bennett announces formation of 'civil coronavirus cabinet.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 8:09 PM
Second wave of lockdowns mulled as coronavirus infections soar

Second wave of lockdowns mulled as coronavirus infections soar

Infection rate continues to rise with number of new infections hitting record high. 'If this continues, no choice but to return to lockdown'David Rosenberg, Wednesday, 2:29 PM
Israir planning to shut last flight route to Eilat

Israir planning to shut last flight route to Eilat

'Illogical and unreasonable to cut Eilat off and harm residents, we cannot allow this to happen,' Eilat mayor says.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 12:59 PM
Teen behind babysitting initiative: 'Everyone is making sacrifices, youth can help, too'

Teen behind babysitting initiative: 'Everyone is making sacrifices, youth can help, too'

Ivri Hershkowitz decided to help parents make up lost time at work - and he's succeeding. 'We're watching kids so that parents can work.'Nitzan Kedar, Wednesday, 10:45 AM
Ami Maimon: 'I contracted coronavirus, I can't breathe'

Ami Maimon: 'I contracted coronavirus, I can't breathe'

Radio broadcaster describes coronavirus: 'I can't breathe, it's as if you took a rope and kept choking me nonstop.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 9:35 AM
With no tourists in Amsterdam, locals are discovering the Anne Frank House

With no tourists in Amsterdam, locals are discovering the Anne Frank House

'I've lived here all my life, but I was always put off by the long line of tourists,' visitor says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, Wednesday, 9:09 AM
Fauci: We could see 100,000 cases a day

Fauci: We could see 100,000 cases a day

Coronavirus task force member expresses dismay over people congregating in crowds and not wearing masks.Ben Ariel, Wednesday, 2:07 AM
The Communist agenda and the second wave of coronavirus

The Communist agenda and the second wave of coronavirus

Should we beware of where this can take us, and how it will change our lives, as well as possibly TAKE our lives?Israel News Talk Radio, Wednesday, 1:13 AM
Judge tests positive for coronavirus

Judge tests positive for coronavirus

Those who were present in Judge Dan Saadon's courtroom from Sunday, June 21 onwards, should contact Health Ministry for instructions.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 9:07 PM
Health Ministry to recommend lockdown on dozens of communities

Health Ministry to recommend lockdown on dozens of communities

Dimona, Kiryat Gat among cities the Health Ministry is seeking a lockdown for due to spike in coronavirus cases.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 8:50 PM
MDA ambulances maintain 8-minute average response during peak of Covid-19

MDA ambulances maintain 8-minute average response during peak of Covid-19

Israel’s national EMS organization cites size of ambulance fleet and volunteer base  as crucial factorsR. Devorah Levine, Tuesday, 8:27 PM
Number of active coronavirus cases rises to 7,403

Number of active coronavirus cases rises to 7,403

469 new cases of coronavirus diagnosed over the last 24 hours, with 25,041 cases diagnosed since the pandemic began.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 7:52 PM
US, Israel left off list of countries allowed to visit EU

US, Israel left off list of countries allowed to visit EU

European Union publishes list of 'safe zone' countries where COVID-19 is under control whose residents will be allowed to travel to Europe .Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 7:18 PM
'Responsibility for preserving and protecting Jews' lives devolves solely upon government'

'Responsibility for preserving and protecting Jews' lives devolves solely upon government'

Hagoel: 'Unless governments mobilize to deal with the spread of this infection, coronavirus will be the least of Diaspora Jews' troubles.'Mordechai Sones, Tuesday, 4:13 PM
12 Herzliya preschools close due to coronavirus

12 Herzliya preschools close due to coronavirus

Eight more preschools in central Israeli city close after staff member is diagnosed with coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 3:43 PM
The G-d Factor

The G-d Factor

Yes masks, no masks, stay home, go out, The debates go on all the time. Is there a Mayvin with the last word? Hashem runs the world, relax.Rabbi Eli Hecht, Tuesday, 2:58 PM
Number of active coronavirus cases tops 7000

Number of active coronavirus cases tops 7000

Percentage of positive coronavirus tests continues to rise - but number of serious cases and hospitalizations remain low.David Rosenberg, Tuesday, 12:06 PM
Professor Hezi Levi: 'We thought coronavirus was behind us - but it's not'

Professor Hezi Levi: 'We thought coronavirus was behind us - but it's not'

Health Ministry's Prof. Hezi Levi says new coronavirus restrictions are 'balanced,' notes rise in number of seriously ill patients.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 11:41 AM
'Hundreds will die if our guidelines aren't followed'

'Hundreds will die if our guidelines aren't followed'

Director General of the Ministry of Health: Lockdown is unnecessary, we need to minimize infection during large gatherings.Ben Ariel, Tuesday, 6:22 AM
Israeli social lender steps up during coronavirus

Israeli social lender steps up during coronavirus

This is how an organization raises tens of millions of dollars to help small businesses hit by the coronavirus.The Land Of Israel Network, Tuesday, 1:49 AM
Cabinet approves: Up to 250 participants at weddings

Cabinet approves: Up to 250 participants at weddings

Weddings and family events to be attended by up to 250 people until July 9. At other events, the number of participants may not exceed 50.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 1:02 AM
A Bummer of a Summer?

A Bummer of a Summer?

Children and adults alike are disappointed that sleepaway camps will not open in New York, but that doesn't mean summer has to be wasted.Zvi Gluck, Monday, 9:18 PM
432 new coronavirus cases reported

432 new coronavirus cases reported

Health Ministry reports number of positive tests continues to rise and stands at 6,768.Mordechai Sones, Monday, 8:49 PM