Jewish activists arrested on Temple Mount ahead of Passover

Activists attempting to bring Passover sacrifice on Temple Mount arrested hours before festival begins.Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 12:51 PM

'We'll build a great deal in Jerusalem - without restrictions'

'We're going to be building a lot over next few years, and without restrictions,' says Mayor Moshe Lion. 'Trump plan won't affect J'lem.'Eliran Aharon, Friday, 9:53 AM

'Notre-Dame of Jerusalem' lit up in solidarity with Paris

19th-century Vatican structure lit up with colors of French flag as Jerusalem shows its solidarity with Paris after Notre-Dame fire.Gary Willig, Thursday, 11:03 PM

Watch: US Embassy in Jerusalem prepares for Pesach

Are you ready for the Passover Seder? The Friedmans sure are!Arutz Sheva Staff, Wednesday, 7:02 PM

An oasis of tranquility: Jerusalem Estates

An Oasis of Tranquility: Jerusalem Estates Begins Work On Its Magnificent Garden, Tuesday, 4:20 PM

Fire breaks out on Temple Mount during Notre-Dame blaze

Small fire reported on Jerusalem's Temple Mount Monday. Authorities say blaze has been extinguished.Arutz Sheva Staff, Tuesday, 12:55 PM

Feiglin to Religious Zionist rabbis: You abandoned Jerusalem

Feiglin says he had planned to insist on both preserving Jerusalem and legalizing cannabis in coalition negotiations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2019, 2:48 PM

First Australian trade and defense office opens in Jerusalem

The new office follows Australia's decision in December 2018 to recognize West Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.Sara Rubenstein, 4/12/2019, 1:41 PM

Rabbi Peretz: Expect election day surprises

Jewish Home leader visits polling stations across Jerusalem as Israelis vote for the next Knesset.Eliran Aharon, 4/9/2019, 3:46 PM

Brazilian President: I haven't changed my mind on embassy

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tells local radio station he hasn't changed his mind about relocating Brazilian embassy to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 4/9/2019, 1:59 AM

PA condemns Brazil over Jerusalem trade office

PA says Brazil's opening of trade office in Jerusalem is a "direct aggression against the Palestinian people".Elad Benari, 4/1/2019, 4:10 AM

'Brazilian president is my friend, my brother'

Netanyahu lauds Jair Bolsonaro's decision to open diplomatic office in Jerusalem, expresses hope Brazil will move full embassy.David Rosenberg, 3/31/2019, 10:06 PM

First step in embassy move? Brazil confirms J'lem office plans

Amid reports Brazil wavering on J'lem embassy plans, Brazilian FM says trade office in the capital would be first step towards embassy move.David Rosenberg, 3/31/2019, 6:29 PM

Israel to strip Arab terrorists of residency status

Interior Minister Aryeh Deri announces plans to nix residency status of two Jerusalem Arabs involved in deadly terror attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2019, 5:12 PM

Iran tells Arabs to resist Trump's pro-Israel moves

Iran calls on Palestinian Arabs to be “steadfast in their resistance” against Trump’s moves.Elad Benari, Canada, 3/30/2019, 1:06 AM

Did Brazil's president just walk back Jerusalem embassy pledge?

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro appeared to walk back pledge to move embassy to Jerusalem, suggesting 'business office' instead.Marcy Oster, JTA, 3/28/2019, 8:45 PM

Bolsonaro: We can still move the embassy

Brazilian President says relocation of embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem is still possible.Elad Benari, 3/28/2019, 6:09 AM

Growing suspicion ramming was terror attack

Yeshiva students run over by Arabs near Jaffa Gate in Jerusalem say attackers got out of the car to beat them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 6:59 PM

Ancient Jewish village unearthed in eastern Jerusalem

2,000-year-old Jewish town with ritual baths, olive press, and burial estate, found in eastern Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/27/2019, 10:15 AM

PA: Brazil embassy relocation an 'attack' on Palestinians

PA envoy to Brazil warns against moving that country’s embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 3/27/2019, 6:38 AM

Jordanian king nixes Romania trip over Jerusalem embassy move

King Abdullah II cancels visit to Romania in protest of Romanian PM's decision to move embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.AFP, 3/25/2019, 12:39 PM

Erekat blasts Romania over embassy relocation

PLO Secretary General: Romania plan to relocate embassy to Jerusalem a blatant violation of Palestinian rights.Elad Benari, 3/25/2019, 6:06 AM

Will Romanian president block PM's Jerusalem embassy move?

Romanian president slams 'ignorant' prime minister, after premier vows to move embassy to Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 3/24/2019, 10:00 PM

Romania announces plans to move embassy to Jerusalem

Romanian PM tells AIPAC conference her government will relocate embassy to Jerusalem, following similar announcement by Honduran president.Yoni Kempinski, Washington, 3/24/2019, 3:55 PM

Israel shuts French cultural center in Jerusalem over PA event

France protests police closure of building for holding event sponsored by the PA in violation of Israeli law.AFP, 3/21/2019, 3:38 PM

Brazil 'still studying' embassy relocation

Brazil's Foreign Minister says relocation of country's embassy to Jerusalem must be a "positive movement".Elad Benari, 3/21/2019, 4:12 AM

Hungary opens first European diplomatic mission in Jerusalem

Hungary opens new trade office, branch of Hungarian embassy, in Jerusalem, the first European nation to do so.AFP, 3/19/2019, 7:18 PM

Elderly man killed by bus in Jerusalem

80-year-old run over by bus at a bus stop in Armon Hanatziv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/14/2019, 3:49 PM

Defendants in arson of Jerusalem church acquitted

Prosecution retracts charges against two accused of torching Dormition Church in Jerusalem, one of whom was a minor at the time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2019, 1:03 AM

Exploring Jewish identity at the Western Wall

A special Bar Mitzvah ceremony for European Jewish kids at the Western Wall in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2019, 3:34 PM

Police: Women of the Wall to blame for Western Wall clashes

Police contradict feminist group's claim it was attacked by mob of radical haredim, says Women of the Wall made 'deliberate provocation'.David Rosenberg, 3/8/2019, 1:54 PM

'Women of the Wall' forced out of Kotel amid protests

Event at Western Wall marking controversial feminist group's 30th anniversary ended as activists forced to leave plaza amid protests.David Rosenberg, 3/8/2019, 9:54 AM

Watch: 20,000 worshippers gather at Western Wall

Tens of thousands gather at Western Wall in Jerusalem for 'Rosh Hodesh' prayers marking beginning of new Hebrew month.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2019, 8:58 AM

ANALYSIS: Has the final battle for Jerusalem begun?

Arab takeover of Temple Mount annex, uptick in terror attacks, Hamas attacks are part of broader Arab escalation towards a 3rd Intifada.Yochanan Visser, 3/7/2019, 10:49 PM

Dozens arrested as haredi protesters shut down Jerusalem roads

Hundreds of anti-draft protesters block roads in the capital, following arrest of haredi draft dodger.David Rosenberg, 3/7/2019, 5:47 PM

No safe entry for Jews - In Israel's capital

Sign at Jerusalem neighborhood of Al Walaja states 'entry for Israeli citizens is dangerous.'Eliran Aharon, 3/7/2019, 3:51 PM

Jerusalem: Truck driver crushed to death

Driver trapped and critically injured while unloading truck in Jerusalem. Medics extricate him and confirm his death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2019, 2:03 PM

IDF to demolish home of terrorist who murdered Israeli teen

Home of Arafat Irfaiya, the terrorist who raped and murdered Israeli teen in Jerusalem, to be demolished, IDF announces.David Rosenberg, 3/6/2019, 8:11 AM

Hungary to open Jerusalem diplomatic office in two weeks

Hungarian FM Péter Szijjártó to hold dedication ceremony for Jerusalem trade office on March 19, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2019, 8:03 AM

US confirms Jerusalem mission to PA to be downgraded Monday

Jerusalem consulate, which had for years served as de facto embassy to PA, to be merged with Jerusalem embassy on Monday, US confirms.David Rosenberg, 3/4/2019, 5:05 AM

'Judge! Song of Deborah' musical hits home on today's issues

"Raise Your Spirits" manages to be faithful to the biblical tale and entertain while examining leadership, feminist and defense issues.Rochel Sylvetsky, 3/3/2019, 10:44 PM

Urban Place opens in Jerusalem

Coworking space network Urban Place launches J'lem branch with festive event. Mayor Moshe Lion praises the opening.Eliran Aharon, 3/3/2019, 1:44 PM

'Police rush to send Jew to jail instead of Arab rioters'

Court bans Jewish man accused of graffiti at Gate of Mercy from the Old City of Jerusalem.Eliran Aharon, 2/28/2019, 9:50 PM

10,000 apartments to be built in Jerusalem for haredim

Jerusalem City Council set to approve plans to build 2 new neighborhoods for haredim, expansion of current neighborhoods.Gary Willig, 2/28/2019, 7:36 PM

Watch: Dramatic rescue in Jerusalem's Nahal Arazim

Two trapped persons rescued from roofs of vehicles after protracted efforts in cooperation with fire department, police, and rescue units.Mordechai Sones, 2/28/2019, 1:33 PM

'Tehila recognizes us, but she doesn't speak'

Family of teenager struck in the head by iron bar from construction site demands full investigation. 'She does not remember what happened.'Benny Toker, 2/28/2019, 1:22 AM

Israeli police arrest PA Jerusalem district governor

Israeli police arrest PA's Jerusalem district governor, following wave of riots on Temple Mount.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2019, 1:23 PM

Another relative interrogated in Kadouri murder

Court extends detention of relative suspected of murdering elderly couple in their Jerusalem apartment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/26/2019, 3:26 PM

Pittsburgh mayor visits Jerusalem memorial to victims of attack

Mayor Bill Peduto visits Jerusalem memorial to 11 victims of 2018 synagogue shooting.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/24/2019, 10:09 PM

Israel arrests Temple Mount imam over riots - then frees him

Top imam in Islamic group which administers the Temple Mount arrested over riots, violation of police orders - only to be freed hours later.David Rosenberg, 2/24/2019, 6:58 PM

Watch: Mayor of Beverly Hills visits Western Wall

'Extraordinary passion here, a remarkable history.' Beverly Hills mayor visits Western Wall tunnels during conference of mayors in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2019, 4:15 PM

Female relative released, husband held in double murder case

Police free woman suspected in Jerusalem double murder case, while her husband - a relative of the victims, the Kaduris, remains in custody.David Rosenberg, 2/24/2019, 3:52 PM

Condition of girl hit by iron bar improves

Tehilla is now partially conscious, but her condition is unstable and she needs further treatment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2019, 2:57 PM

Arabs gather outside closed Temple Mount gate

Jerusalem Arabs pray near Gate of Mercy to protest its continued closure by Israeli authorities.Dalit Halevi, 2/22/2019, 3:03 AM

Miracle in the Old City of Jerusalem

Arabs throw firebombs at transport vehicle near the Dung Gate. Miraculously, no one injured.Ben Ariel, 2/22/2019, 2:04 AM

Cleared for publication: Relatives suspected of Kadouri murder

Husband and wife, relatives of murdered Jerusalem couple, revealed as main suspects in the double murder.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/20/2019, 4:12 PM

Hungary to open trade office in Jerusalem

Hungarian PM announces his country will open a trade office in Jerusalem that has “diplomatic status”.Ben Ariel, 2/20/2019, 5:27 AM