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Netanyahu shouts at Kara: 'Have you gone mad?'

Netanyahu shouts at Kara: 'Have you gone mad?'

Recordings of PM reveal how he allegedly tried to intervene in TV market when he was no longer serving as Communications Minister.Mordechai Sones, 02/09/2019 20:46
Embattled State's Witness Shlomo Filber resigns post

Embattled State's Witness Shlomo Filber resigns post

Close Netanyahu confidant who agreed to testify against him resigns from position as director-general of Communications Ministry.Tzvi Lev, 12/04/2018 18:03
Meet Min. Ayoub Kara: 'The most Zionist non-Jew in the world'

Meet Min. Ayoub Kara: 'The most Zionist non-Jew in the world'

Israel finally has a Communications Minister - and he is the 1st Druze MK to have a ministerial portfolio. He is also 1st in other things.Rochel Sylvetsky, 23/06/2017 13:25
Druze minister chosen as Communications Minister

Druze minister chosen as Communications Minister

Netanyahu taps Likud MK Ayoob Kara for Communications Minister, appointment expected to be confirmed on Sunday.Nitsan Keidar, 28/05/2017 09:38
Netanyahu, it seems, must appoint new communications minister

Netanyahu, it seems, must appoint new communications minister

The Attorney General is expected to notify Netanyahu that he cannot return to his position as communications minister.Yedidya Ben Or, 02/04/2017 09:37
Stolen cell phones to be blocked even with different SIM card

Stolen cell phones to be blocked even with different SIM card

Israel police and Communications Ministry to allow mobile companies to block stolen phones from use even if the thief switches the SIM card.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2017 17:06
Finance Minister: Cigars are revolting

Finance Minister: Cigars are revolting

Kahlon praises self, condemns Netanyahu saying he doesn't smoke cigars, receives gifts only at weddings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2017 12:40
Clean internet bill won't be promoted

Clean internet bill won't be promoted

Communications Ministry opposed to MK Mualem's law to ensure cleaner internet, asks that it be watered down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/11/2016 03:42
Channel 10 head did not make anti-Mizrahi comments

Channel 10 head did not make anti-Mizrahi comments

Communications Ministry concludes that anti-Shas and anti-Mizrahi comments attributed to Rami Sadan were not made by him.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 08/06/2016 00:12
Outrage mounts over sale of Golan Telecom

Outrage mounts over sale of Golan Telecom

Gilad Erdan demands Antitrust Authority and Communications Ministry reject 'harmful' billion shekel sale of Golan Telecom to Cellcom.Cynthia Blank, 05/11/2015 14:51
Layoffs Off Table for Broadcasting Authority

Layoffs Off Table for Broadcasting Authority

Deal reached between Communications Ministry and Histadrut on law which would have seen the dismissal of hundreds of IBA employees.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 30/08/2015 14:50
Netanyahu: Shut Down 'Palestine 48' Channel

Netanyahu: Shut Down 'Palestine 48' Channel

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu is examining ways to shut down a new PA propaganda outlet - aimed at Israeli Arabs.Moshe Cohen, 18/06/2015 07:50
Herzog: Netanyahu Will Ruin Israel as Jewish State

Herzog: Netanyahu Will Ruin Israel as Jewish State

Zionist Union chair alleges continuation of PM Netanyahu's policies will result in binational Jewish-Arab state in Israel.Hezki Baruch, 08/06/2015 18:13
Herzog: Netanyahu in All-Out War Against the Media

Herzog: Netanyahu in All-Out War Against the Media

Opposition leader harangues Netanyahu for impromptu firing of Communications Ministry Director, says it violates 'freedom of the press.'Shlomo Pitrikovsky, Cynthia Blank, 18/05/2015 09:34
PM Fires Communications Min. Director By Phone

PM Fires Communications Min. Director By Phone

Avi Berger was appointed by Gilad Erdan. The move reflects the tension between Erdan and Netanyahu.Ido Ben Porat, Gil Ronen, 17/05/2015 20:25
No More 3 Hour Wait for Cell Number Switching

No More 3 Hour Wait for Cell Number Switching

The Communications Ministry approved rules to require cell companies to immediately move phone numbers to their new cellphone company.David Lev, 19/06/2012 02:45