Israeli court blocks concert featuring Mordechai Ben David

Court bars men-only haredi concert in Haifa which was set to feature Mordechai Ben David, Motty Steinmetz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2019, 7:17 PM

The Bridge at the Kishon or how Haifa´s history was rewritten

It almost sounds like a miracle: In less than an hour, two Sikh battalions finally ended four centuries of Ottoman rule in about 40 minutes.Sharon Oppenheimer, 8/20/2019, 10:27 PM

Haifa: No LGBT flags in municipal buildings

Haifa mayor ban 'identity' symbols from municipal offices, centers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2019, 11:01 AM

Israel hosts 'Mighty Waves' four-nation naval drills

Multinational 'Mighty Waves' naval training drill brought together forces from Israel, US, France, and Greece at Israel's Haifa port.AFP, 8/9/2019, 2:27 PM

Why did women's aid group set up a giant cage in Haifa?

Legal aid group helping 'chained women' who were denied divorces by their husbands expands to northern Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2019, 9:03 AM

New evidence confirms officer's story in Ethiopian teen's death

Ballistics analysis proves off-duty police officer shot at the ground, not at Ethiopian teen, and that teen was killed by ricochet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2019, 3:25 PM

Israeli of Ethiopian origin shot dead in Haifa

Off-duty policeman shoots young man in his 20s of Ethiopian descent in Kiryat Hayim neighborhood. Police investigating.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/1/2019, 12:10 AM

Haifa: Man falls to death while washing window

Window washer falls to death, paramedic says victim was declared dead at the scene.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2019, 12:54 PM

13 injured in Haifa apartment fire

1 seriously injured, 3 in moderate condition after fire breaks out in Haifa apartment building.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/15/2019, 10:28 AM

CNN reporter says Haifa is in the 'West Bank'

CNN’s Chief International Anchor Christiane Amanpour states guest lawyer is 'from Haifa in the West Bank.'Marcy Oster/JTA, 4/4/2019, 4:04 PM

Woman tries to park - and lands on a porch

New driver upends car, lands on porch of nearby apartment.Orly Harari, 3/2/2019, 7:06 PM

Lost 4,200-euro wedding gift recovered

Elderly Jewish couple from Paris lose 4,200-euro gift for their grandson's wedding. Shift manager at Haifa train station launches search.Reut Hadar, 2/26/2019, 12:46 PM

The Creator's love for His People isn't statistical

When you need G-d's help but feel the situation somehow precludes the possibility, remember the story of the old grandmother. CommentaryMordechai Sones, 2/14/2019, 2:40 PM

Domino’s shutters Haifa branch following video of rats in pizza

Footage of at least four rats feasting on pizza dough forces temporary shuttering of Domino's in Merkaz Hacarmel neighborhood of Haifa.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/5/2019, 2:55 PM

'McJesus' sculpture to be removed from Haida museum

Sculpture of crucified fast-food mascot Ronald McDonald to be removed after sculptor says he supports BDS, protests by Arab Christians.JTA, 1/17/2019, 5:08 PM

Sculptor asks Haifa museum to remove his 'McJesus,' citing BDS

Artist who created Ronald McDonald on crucifix says he has joined BDS movement, amid Arab-Christian riots over sculpture's religious theme.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/15/2019, 10:28 AM

Two killed in accident in Haifa

Vehicle overturns and catches fire near the Krayot interchange. Two passengers pronounced dead.Elad Benari, 1/11/2019, 5:20 AM

Terror-supporting Haifa city councilor to serve on security cmte

Councilor who relinquished deputy mayor appointment amid outcry over his support for terror appointed to cmte on sensitive security issues.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2019, 9:52 AM

Terror supporter gives up post as Haifa deputy mayor

Raja Zaatry refuses to apologize for saying Hezbollah not terrorists, comparing Zionists to ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/12/2018, 5:58 PM

'Events in Haifa are very disturbing'

Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein calls on Haifa mayor to reverse decision to appoint supporter of terrorism as deputy mayor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2018, 10:08 PM

Haifa mayor demands deputy explain 'Zionism-ISIS' comparison

Amid pressure, Mayor Kalisch demands Hadash council member clarify his statements comparing terror groups to Zionism.Ido Ben Porat, 12/11/2018, 11:30 AM

'Remove this disgrace from the people of Israel'

Coalition chairman initiating legislation to prevent Hadash chairman in Haifa from being appointed deputy mayor.Hezki Baruch, 12/11/2018, 6:36 AM

Haifa mayor to Netanyahu: I will not violate the agreement

Haifa Mayor Einat Kalisch reportedly speaks with PM, rejecting call not to appoint deputy mayor investigated for supporting terror groups.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2018, 2:57 PM

Netanyahu: Cancel Haifa deputy mayor appointment

PM opens weekly cabinet meeting by addressing 'Northern Shield' operation, and calls to halt Hadash party appointment to Haifa deputy mayor.Hezki Baruch, 12/9/2018, 12:06 PM

Interior Ministry to check report Deputy mayor supports terror

Interior Ministry will examine whether Haifa City Council member expressed support for Hamas and Hezbollah.Mordechai Sones, 12/9/2018, 11:22 AM

Deri wants to block appointment of Hamas-supporting communist

Deri says he will examine ways to block appointment of Deputy Haifa Mayor Raja Za’atara, who is under fire for terror and BDS support.Tzvi Lev, 12/8/2018, 7:47 PM

Haifa coalition agreement signed - and canceled

Agudat Yisrael signs coalition agreement with mayor-elect, only to be informed hours later that the agreement had been canceled.Mordechai Sones, 11/29/2018, 11:39 AM

Jerusalem mayoral election headed for runoff

After 80% of the votes in Jerusalem counted, Moshe Lion and Ofer Berkovitch each receive 30%.Elad Benari, 10/31/2018, 8:45 AM

Iranian official threatens to raze Tel Aviv and Haifa

Senior Iranian official threatens to raze Israeli cities if Israel “carries out even the smallest mistake” against Iran.Elad Benari, 10/22/2018, 6:06 AM

Angela Merkel to receive honorary doctorate from Haifa U

Israeli university to award German chancellor honorary degree next week, citing 'leadership in human rights', friendship with Israel.JTA, 9/28/2018, 7:33 AM

Polish composer won't meet government representatives

Polish composer Zbigniew Preisner to receive lifetime achievement award at Haifa Film Festival.JTA, 9/26/2018, 12:48 PM

Was beer invented in Israel?

World's oldest brewery found in northern Israel.AFP, 9/13/2018, 5:04 PM

Protests after Eyal Golan slated to appear at 'Selichot' event

Feminist groups say Israeli singer who was involved in scandal with underage girls shouldn't appear with Chief Rabbi at Selichot event.Tzvi Lev, 8/30/2018, 4:58 PM

Tragedy at Haifa port

Diver sucked into pipe while carrying out underwater work and critically injured. Doctors at Rambam hospital confirm his death.Ido Ben Porat, 8/28/2018, 3:26 PM

Listen: Helicopter pilot exclaims 'I found him'

How police helicopter pilot spotted 84-year-old missing man in Haifa forest.Yoni Kempinski, 8/27/2018, 11:26 PM

Kalashnikov confiscated at Haifa engagement party

Israel Police arrest three suspects after shots were fired at an engagement party.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/25/2018, 11:51 PM

Interrogated 'Conservative rabbi' joins Meretz

Dubi Hayoun, interrogated by police about holding extra-Rabbinate weddings, joins Meretz party and leads list for Haifa city council.Mordechai Sones, 8/8/2018, 1:16 PM

Earthquake in Haifa could kill thousands

Earthquake in Haifa could release toxins into the air, killing thousands of residents almost immediately.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2018, 1:19 PM

Chabad emissary to Haifa Rabbi Boaz Keli passes at 68

After eight years of coping with disease, Chabad emissary to city of Haifa passed away this morning.Mordechai Sones, 7/5/2018, 10:26 AM

Final closure ordered for Haifa ammonia tank

Haifa court fines Haifa Chemicals NIS 500,000 for continuing to use ammonia container without a license.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/24/2018, 4:58 PM

Haifa shooting spree: Terrorist convicted of murder

Arab sentenced to year-and-a-half after murdering Guy Kafri, injuring another person. 'Developed hatred of Jews, desire for revenge.'Ido Ben Porat, 6/5/2018, 3:48 PM

Canadian rabbi talks Jewish identity with Technion students

Founder of 'Dirshu' global Jewish education group meets with Israeli college students, discusses Jewish identity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/4/2018, 8:58 AM

Watch: Desecration of flag at Arab protest in Haifa

Police open investigation after Arab protesters filmed desecrating Israeli flag at protest in Haifa over weekend.Ido Ben Porat, 6/3/2018, 12:38 PM

Emergency medics hit by car as they treat car accident victim

Vehicle rushing by on Highway 2 near Haifa hits medics as they treat victim hit by passing vehicle. All those injured rushed to hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2018, 8:05 AM

Police end standoff following Haifa rampage that left 4 wounded

Suspect who wounded 4 in northern Israeli city subdued, arrested following standoff with police.David Rosenberg, 3/12/2018, 2:22 PM

4 wounded in Haifa rampage

Attacker attempts to force his way into hospital, wounds two police officers with a saw before breaking into home, wounding couple.David Rosenberg, 3/12/2018, 11:27 AM

Gov't strips anti-Israel Arab theater of funding

Haifa theater which glorified Arab terrorism, featured play based on writings of terrorist murder, loses state funding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2018, 10:00 AM

In rare ruling, court permits Israeli man to take a second wife

Haifa religious court permits man who was denied a divorce by his estranged wife to marry again - while legally still married.Eliran Aharon, 1/30/2018, 11:24 AM

Woman dead in Haifa fire

Apartment fire in Haifa kills one, injures three.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2018, 12:10 PM

12-year-old girl run over on way to school

Haifa girl in serious condition after being hit by car while walking to school. Initial investigation suggests she was hit on crosswalk.David Rosenberg, 11/16/2017, 5:16 PM

Stone attack on car near Haifa

Stone hurled at car as it passes roadside construction, cracking windshield. Driver: 'Act was clearly intentional.'Tal Polon, 11/8/2017, 8:31 PM

Haifa permits Kaparot ritual, bucking growing trend

Despite growing campaign to outlaw 'Kaparot' ritual with chickens, the city of Haifa announces that the ritual can proceed uninterrupted.Tzvi Lev, 9/28/2017, 5:56 PM

90-year-old man drowns in Haifa

Elderly man declared dead on Haifa beach after being pulled from water.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2017, 9:46 AM

Iranian army chief threatens Haifa and Tel Aviv

The head of the Iranian army says Tehran will raze the cities of Haifa and Tel Aviv if Israel makes “any mistake”.Elad Benari, 9/19/2017, 4:38 AM

Tragedy prevented in Haifa

Supervisors see gas canisters dangling in the air, alert municipality.Reut Hadar, 8/28/2017, 2:54 PM

Indictment: Haifa Arab murdered neighbor, set apartment on fire

Arab couple charged after allegedly killing neighbor who loaned them money, stealing from him, then setting apartment on fire.David Rosenberg, 8/1/2017, 3:09 PM

Two-year-old shot in Haifa

Arab parents bring toddler to Rambam Hospital with bullet wounds in leg.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/17/2017, 3:52 PM