Reports of death threats to America's 'Most Popular Doctor'

Reports of death threats against Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the American Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 4:34 PM

Closure order expected for Bnei Brak

Cabinet to debate increased restrictions on movement in haredi city after health fund director says 1/3 of residents may be infected.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 4:15 PM

US unemployment claims climb to 6.6 million

Weekly unemployment claims set new record of nearly 10 times previous record as economy reacts to coronavirus crisis.Gary Willig, Thursday, 4:04 PM

Chief Rabbis in wake of COVID-19: Keep this Shabbat

Unprecedented joint call from Chief Rabbis of the world for Jewry to unite this Shabbat as a spiritual response to the coronavirusArutz Sheva, Thursday, 3:46 PM

Chinese city to ban eating cats and dogs

City of Shenzhen will ban the eating of dogs and cats as part of clampdown on wildlife trade since the outbreak of the coronavirus crisis.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 2:59 PM

Increase in virus cases in most cities, especially Bnei Brak

900 diagnosed today in Bnei Brak as carriers of coronavirus, compared to 723 yesterday. Jerusalem shows smaller increase.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 2:45 PM

Director of health fund estimates 75,000 infected in Bnei Brak

"According to our data and estimates, around 38% of the city's residents are already infected with coronavirus," says head of Maccabi.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 2:28 PM

33rd fatality from coronavirus in Israel

7 more COVID-19 patients pass away at hospitals across Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 2:01 PM

Europe: Preparing for Passover in the shadow of Corona Crisis

Alongside logistical challenges European Jews face anti-Semitic propaganda that attributes the Corona epidemic to a “Jewish conspiracy.”Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 1:48 PM

Defense Minister calls Bnei Brak residents 'exemplary'

Bennett visits Bnei Brak, promises assistance: 'Bnei Brak situation is complex, but we see great response from residents to obey guidelines'Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 1:22 PM

Hospital director: In two weeks, standard of care may drop

Director of Shaare Zedek: "Ethical standards will need to change" if hospital reaches 5,000 COVID-19 patients in serious condition.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 12:54 PM

About a quarter of Israel's workforce is unemployed

Alarming trend: Increase in layoffs among new job seekers, decrease in those sent on vacation without pay.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 11:19 AM

Rivlin continues talks with world leaders over coronavirus

President Rivlin continues his conversations with world leaders as part of the international cooperation to contain the disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 11:14 AM

8,000 COVID-19 tests performed across Israel

Alongside the ongoing tests in the homes, more than 5,000 people have arrived at Magen David Adom and Ministry of Health "Drive Thrus."Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 10:29 AM

Health Ministry Director enters isolation in dedicated facility

'We prepared for such possibility and were ready accordingly; I'll continue to work with my digital management team,' noted Bar Simantov.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 9:53 AM

Progress in coalition talks

Night negotiation meeting continues until 2am, talks expected to resume this morning. However, unclear when new government can be sworn in.Mordechai Sones, Thursday, 9:28 AM

'Jewish teachers face discrimination during corona quarantine'

Congressional candidate Cindy Grosz calls on NY Governor Cuomo to "not force Jewish teachers to work on first and last days of Passover."Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 9:11 AM

The child died, the family left out: 'That was the hardest part'

Father whose son died from coronavirus couldn't be with him in the final moments.NPR, Thursday, 6:59 AM

Father and son return to MDA after recovering from coronavirus

Yoel Glatt and his son contracted coronavirus and returned to work after recovering. "Our outlook is completely different".Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 6:42 AM

Rouhani deplores US sanctions

Iranian President: The Americans did not learn from this difficult situation and did not lift the illegal and cruel sanctions.Elad Benari, Thursday, 6:19 AM

US: At least 928 new deaths from coronavirus

At least 928 new coronavirus deaths reported in the US, the most reported deaths in a day since the start of the outbreak.Elad Benari, Thursday, 6:17 AM

What disasters reveal about hope and humanity

Rebecca Solnit explores whether disasters like pandemics reveal a surprising truth – that people are more generous than we commonly believe.NPR, Thursday, 5:50 AM

Florida Governor issues stay-at-home order

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to sign executive order requiring residents to limit their movement outside of their homes starting Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 5:11 AM

Freed Palestinian Arab prisoner contracts coronavirus

PA accuses Israel of deliberately neglecting the health of the Palestinian prisoners, demands the immediate release of all prisoners.Dalit Halevi, Thursday, 4:44 AM

Wimbledon cancelled due to coronavirus

Annual Wimbledon tennis tournament canceled for the first time for a reason other than war.Ben Ariel, Thursday, 4:09 AM

New York City’s disastrous Democratic leadership

A reasonable observer would expect a minimum level of professionalism from New York City Health Commissioner, and concern, not indifference, from the mayor. By the time they took the pandemic seriously, corona virus was running wild in the city. Ron Jager, Thursday, 4:00 AM

US intelligence: China concealed extent of coronavirus outbreak

Report: US intelligence community has concluded that China under-reported both the cases and the deaths it's suffered from COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 3:00 AM

Health Minister and his wife diagnosed with coronavirus

Minister Yaakov Litzman and his wife are feeling well and will be in isolation. Anyone who has come in contact with them will be notified.Elad Benari, Thursday, 1:55 AM

Coronavirus face mask - do it yourself

Doctor explains how to make the safest face mask to prevent infection.Dalit Halevi, Thursday, 1:07 AM

Watch: Daily White House briefing on coronavirus

Members of the coronavirus task force hold press briefing from the White House.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 12:29 AM

The psychological cost of a prolonged lock-down

More should be done in order to ensure that treatment options remain available for terror victims and rape survivors who suffer from PTSD and complex PTSD. Mental health is no less important than physical health.   Rachel Avraham, Thursday, 12:15 AM

PA: Israel thwarting the fight against coronavirus

PA cabinet leader claims Israel is taking steps to prevent the PA's ability to prevent the spread of the virus.Dalit Halevi, Thursday, 12:08 AM

Jerusalem the leader in number of coronavirus cases

1,530 cases of coronavirus have been recorded so far in Jerusalem and Bnei Brak combined.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 11:36 PM

Half a million dollars raised for orphan twins of corona victim

Israelis donated more than $555,000 in 24 hours to crowdfunding campaign for twin 4-year-old orphans of woman who died of coronavirus.Marcy Oster, JTA, Wednesday, 10:59 PM

Terror widow dies of coronavirus

Fanny Aharfi, who lost husband in suicide bombing 17 years ago, succumbs to COVID-19 disease.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 10:23 PM

26th fatality from coronavirus in Israel

72 year old man who was brought last night to Shaare Zedek Medical Center by MDA in very serious condition passed away this morning.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 10:04 PM

Fearing G-d

A respected French intellectual reacts to corona with a short and succinct message.Dr. Michel Gurfinkiel, Wednesday, 10:00 PM

Netanyahu: Wear masks in public

PM addresses Corona Crisis, noting that restrictions will be tightened in Bnei Brak.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 9:36 PM

Following the commandment to fight Covid-19; a Biblical perspective

We are enabled to transform mundane tasks like sitting home into something more; the immersive experience of performing a Mitzvah. Leonard Grunstein, Wednesday, 8:59 PM

Rioting in Jaffa: 4 Arabs arrested

Rioting breaks out over detention of man suspected of violating coronavirus quarantine order.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 6:33 PM

Bennett: We're at war

DM Bennett demands responsibility for coronavirus crisis be moved from Health Ministry to defense establishment.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 5:56 PM

Watch: Police raid active synagogue in Bnei Brak

Over 15 caught in synagogue in violation of Health Ministry instructions. Police fine them.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 5:39 PM

'One hand gives to the self-employed, the other hand takes away'

Knesset Finance Committee discusses whether to tax coronavirus-era unemployment grant for self-employed.Hezki Baruch, Wednesday, 4:39 PM

When the Lubavitcher Rebbe self-quarantined for the Seder

I was so sad to know that the Rebbe would conduct the Seder alone, but I could not have been more wrong.Rabbi Pinchas Eliezer (Pini) Dunner, Wednesday, 4:00 PM

Israel’s defense establishment is manufacturing ventilators

“We cannot remain dependent on procurement from other countries," DM Bennett says.Marcy Oster, JTA, Wednesday, 3:59 PM

Sovereignty Movement: Relevant questions for novice debater

Sovereignty Movement continues activities despite closure. New 'Debatometer' initiative calls on youth thirsty for knowledge to join ranks.Mordechai Sones, Wednesday, 3:41 PM

Citizens returning from abroad to be sent to 'Corona hotels'

Anyone returning from abroad to Israel to be taken straight to isolation facilities. PM also orders they be tested for COVID-19.Arutz Sheva staff, Wednesday, 3:37 PM

Israeli news is about to become more accessible - on YouTube

Public Broadcaster KAN partners with Ruderman Family Foundation to make COVID-19 news accessible to people with disabilities.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 2:47 PM

Mass breach of Health Ministry guidelines on Tel Hashomer base

In a picture circulated on social media, hundreds of soldiers can be seen sitting together in close quartersArutz Sheva staff, Wednesday, 2:34 PM

Which pre-existing conditions raise coronavirus risk?

Those who died of COVID-19 suffered from a list of underlying illnesses. 'Group most at risk is still those who suffer breathing issues.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 2:25 PM

'We came here to live, not to die'

Elderly resident of retirement home posts clip expressing her fears of coronavirus. Two fellow residents have already succumbed.Arutz Sheva staff, Wednesday, 1:06 PM

Israelis may face spontaneous coronavirus tests at supermarkets

Israel brings back supermarket testing idea - this time, with random instead of set testing times.Marcy Oster, JTA, Wednesday, 1:02 PM

Yerushalmi faction funeral attended by just ten people

Wife of Rabbi Tzvi Friedman passes away, is laid to rest during small funeral.Arutz Sheva staff, Wednesday, 12:25 PM

Watch: 'We have to do everything we can to avoid being sick'

CNN's Chris Cuomo says he tested positive for coronavirus, talks about his greatest fears. 'We're in it, it's a fight, and it'll get worse.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 11:52 AM

Schools to open by start of summer?

Director-General of the Education Ministry says schools will open gradually, distance learning will continue in parallel.103 FM, Wednesday, 11:49 AM

Watch: Touring the COVID-19 front lines at Ichilov Hospital

i24NEWS takes a tour of Ichilov Hospital, where only urgent patients are coming in, and doctors are using telemedicine where possible.i24NEWS, Wednesday, 10:58 AM

Kazakhstan: Decisive steps to stop spread of coronavirus

The Kazakhstan embassy in Israel presents a summary of the country's actions against the spread of COVID-19Kazakhstan Embassy in Israel, Wednesday, 10:28 AM