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Yamina: No negotiations with Blue and White

Yamina: No negotiations with Blue and White

Yamina party denies claim by Minister Avi Nissenkorn that he left Blue and White after learning of talks for joint run between the parties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2020 19:34
Justice Minister leaves Blue and White party

Justice Minister leaves Blue and White party

Avi Nissenkorn announces departure from Blue and White party. Benny Gantz to make public statement tonight on party's 2021 election campaignHezki Baruch, 29/12/2020 15:15
Blue and White denies internal conflict

Blue and White denies internal conflict

Party denies reports of sharp conflict between Defense Minister Gantz, Justice Minister Nissenkorn over Likud proposal to avoid elections.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/12/2020 14:04
Justice Minister signs extradition order for Malka Leifer

Justice Minister signs extradition order for Malka Leifer

Minister Avi Nissenkorn signs order to extradite woman accused of sexual crimes against minors to Australia.AFP, 16/12/2020 20:01
Minister Elkin: There will be no right-wing bloc after elections

Minister Elkin: There will be no right-wing bloc after elections

Zeev Elkin accuses Justice Minister Nissenkorn of undermining coalition agreement, says Bennett wants to be PM in rotation with Lapid.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/11/2020 20:42
Arab MKs join forces with Defense and Justice Ministers

Arab MKs join forces with Defense and Justice Ministers

Arab MKs worked with 'Blue & White' MKs against enforcing construction offenses in Arab localities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2020 17:01
'Parent 1' & 'Parent 2' replace 'Father' & 'Mother' on Justice Ministry documents

'Parent 1' & 'Parent 2' replace 'Father' & 'Mother' on Justice Ministry documents

Justice Minister says: "These parents & their families are families in all respects."Ido Ben Porat, 01/11/2020 18:32
Justice Minister Avi Nissenkorn does not rule out Bennett-led government

Justice Minister Avi Nissenkorn does not rule out Bennett-led government

Nissenkorn attacks Prime Minister Netanyahu personally: 'He doesn't understand magnitude of COVID incident and economic crisis.'Hezki Baruch, 31/10/2020 23:09
Justice Minister asserts haredim are to blame for COVID-19

Justice Minister asserts haredim are to blame for COVID-19

Avi Nissenkorn: Reason for coronavirus is something that started in the haredi and Arab population, but is now in the entire country.Hezki Baruch, 27/09/2020 05:17
Nissenkorn blasts Netanyahu: He incites and divides

Nissenkorn blasts Netanyahu: He incites and divides

Justice Minister livid after Netanyahu says left-wing demonstrators protesting against are "anarchists" and "delusional".Ben Ariel, 25/09/2020 05:38
Avi Nissenkorn: I'll push law to allow gay men to use surrogates

Avi Nissenkorn: I'll push law to allow gay men to use surrogates

Justice Min. Nissenkorn promises to push changes allowing single men, gays, to use surrogate mothers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2020 19:15
'I will not allow the justice system to be harmed'

'I will not allow the justice system to be harmed'

New Justice Minister Avi Nissenkorn states that "there will be no overrule clause" as long as he holds office.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/06/2020 05:24
Avi Nissenkorn promises: 'Police officers won't break into residents' homes randomly'

Avi Nissenkorn promises: 'Police officers won't break into residents' homes randomly'

Justice Min. Nissenkorn promises to protect individuals' rights, ensure 'effective but proportionate legislation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/06/2020 11:54
Knesset legal advisor: Wait for Supreme Court

Knesset legal advisor: Wait for Supreme Court

Knesset Arrangements Committee convenes for special meeting following resignation of Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2020 17:57
Six temporary Knesset committees set up

Six temporary Knesset committees set up

Knesset Arrangements Committee approves establishment of six temporary committees. Right-wing bloc walked out the discussion in protest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/03/2020 01:04
Blue and White: Netanyahu instructed to disrupt vote counting

Blue and White: Netanyahu instructed to disrupt vote counting

Blue and White MK Avi Nissenkorn heads to Knesset to "closely monitor the work of the Central Election Committee".Ben Ariel, 03/03/2020 23:38
Blue and White MK not ruling out outside support from Joint List

Blue and White MK not ruling out outside support from Joint List

MK Avi Nissenkorn won't rule possibility that the Joint List would support Gantz government without joining it.Refael Levy, 12/02/2020 06:02
Knesset immunity discussion docket: Six in one week

Knesset immunity discussion docket: Six in one week

Discussions conditional upon Knesset plenary approving permanent Knesset Committee establishment next Tuesday.Mordechai Sones, 21/01/2020 18:47
Blue and White to convene Arrangements Committee

Blue and White to convene Arrangements Committee

Committee chairman Avi Nissenkorn summons members to begin efforts to establish committee which will vote on Netanyahu's immunity request.Hezki Baruch, 13/01/2020 02:02
Avi Nissenkorn: 'PM Netanyahu requested parliamentary immunity from the current Knesset'

Avi Nissenkorn: 'PM Netanyahu requested parliamentary immunity from the current Knesset'

Blue and White's MK Nissenkorn says current Knesset has responsibility to discuss whether to grant PM Netanyahu immunity.103FM, 06/01/2020 14:24
MK Mickey Zohar attacks: 'They want to bring down Netanyahu at any cost'

MK Mickey Zohar attacks: 'They want to bring down Netanyahu at any cost'

MK Miki Zohar: 'What does Blue and White have to show besides hatred for Netanyahu?'Mordechai Sones, 02/01/2020 08:48
Edelstein, Blue and White's Nissenkorn to meet on Sunday

Edelstein, Blue and White's Nissenkorn to meet on Sunday

The two will discuss Blue and White's demand to form a Knesset House Committee to discuss Prime Minister Netanyahu's request for immunity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/01/2020 05:46
Bill to dissolve Knesset introduced

Bill to dissolve Knesset introduced

Bill would dissolve the 22nd Knesset, allow for new elections to be held on March 2 after failure to form government.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2019 17:48
Benny Gantz: We will not raise taxes

Benny Gantz: We will not raise taxes

Blue and White party releases its economic platform. 'We will make big changes, not big announcements.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/03/2019 18:34
New Right: 'Histadrut leader is an obvious leftist'

New Right: 'Histadrut leader is an obvious leftist'

Histadrut chairman joins Benny Gantz's new party, New Right slams Gantz for prioritizing connections over the average citizen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2019 21:38
Jerusalem municipal strike ends

Jerusalem municipal strike ends

Municipal services resume in capital, following agreement to form committee to coordinate city's needs with Finance Ministry.Mordechai Sones, 07/01/2018 15:54
Israel strikes on Sunday

Israel strikes on Sunday

Strike includes Ben Gurion Airport, government offices, and municipalities, but excludes special education schools, public transportation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/12/2017 11:14
In Histadrut elections, current leader beats Labor PM-wannabe

In Histadrut elections, current leader beats Labor PM-wannabe

Final vote shows current leader Avi Nissenkorn with 62% vote, Labor MK Shelly Yachimovich with 38%.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2017 07:10
Histadrut may declare country-wide strike on Tuesday

Histadrut may declare country-wide strike on Tuesday

Histadrut to declare country-wide public sector strike if solution to communications crisis not found by Tuesday.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 23/04/2017 10:38
Hundreds participate in May Day

Hundreds participate in May Day

Histadrut Chairman on Workers' Day: 'We will continue to bring genuine social change for Israel.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/05/2016 21:01
Municipal strike planned for day after tomorrow

Municipal strike planned for day after tomorrow

Strike planned over refusal by the Federation of Local Authorities to pay workers a one-off bonus as part of a new wage agreement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2016 19:17
Histadrut Chairman Demands Unity Government

Histadrut Chairman Demands Unity Government

Head of Israel's workers' union argues unity government is only way to deal with challenges facing and division within Jewish state.Cynthia Blank, 26/04/2015 08:47
Minimum Wage to Be Raised to 5,300 Shekel

Minimum Wage to Be Raised to 5,300 Shekel

Fourth stage of gradual minimum wage raise program announced Monday, will take effect in 2017.Yishai Karov and Tova Dvorin, 30/03/2015 20:59
Minimum Wage to be Raised to 5,000 Shekels

Minimum Wage to be Raised to 5,000 Shekels

Histadrut head and Manufacturers' Association president agree to gradual raise of 700 shekels completing in January 2017.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 03/12/2014 10:38
Court Staff to Strike Tuesday

Court Staff to Strike Tuesday

Legal services to stop in law offices, as well as some mail service, to push fledgling postal workers' strike toward a compromise.Tova Dvorin, 29/09/2014 21:07
Postal Strike Ends

Postal Strike Ends

Mail services resume after interim deal. Negotiations to continue for up to 60 days - but the future is bright, officials say.Tova Dvorin, 02/05/2014 08:26
Hadassah Protest March Heads to Finance Office

Hadassah Protest March Heads to Finance Office

Hadassah Medical Center workers continue protest over budget crisis and pay cut, MKs support workers at conference.Ari Yashar, 10/02/2014 09:43