Israel signs agreement to receive millions of vaccines from UK

Israel signs agreement to receive millions of vaccines from UK

Ministry of Heatlh signs a memo of understanding with British company AstraZeneca and Oxford UniversityArutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2020, 4:09 PM
Police warn shop owners: Close your stores now

Police warn shop owners: Close your stores now

Malls and shopping centers across Israel violate government orders and reopen - prompting police to force closures.Hezki Baruch, 11/20/2020, 1:41 PM
Rabbis around the world pray for coronavirus-stricken Ukrainian president

Rabbis around the world pray for coronavirus-stricken Ukrainian president

Prominent rabbis from Israel and the Diaspora pray for the speedy recovery of Ukraine's coronavirus-stricken president, Volodymyr Zelensky.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2020, 10:25 AM
Britain adds Israel to list of 'green countries'

Britain adds Israel to list of 'green countries'

Israelis will be able to leave for the UK without isolation upon arrival there, but will be required to be in isolation upon their return.Nitsan Keidar, 11/20/2020, 4:06 AM
'America has never been more prepared to combat this virus'

'America has never been more prepared to combat this virus'

Vice President Mike Pence offers positive outlook on COVID-19, says Trump administration does not support another lockdown.Ben Ariel, 11/20/2020, 3:30 AM
Biden: 400,000 coronavirus deaths by early February

Biden: 400,000 coronavirus deaths by early February

Speaking to reporters, President-elect criticizes Trump for failing to cooperate with transition: It's totally irresponsible.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 11:40 PM
Dep. Min of Health: 'Good chance of third lockdown'

Dep. Min of Health: 'Good chance of third lockdown'

'While the infection rate is up again, shopping malls are opening up on their own volition. That's absurd," he said.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 9:04 PM
Michigan Republicans seek to impeach Governor Whitmer

Michigan Republicans seek to impeach Governor Whitmer

3 Republicans reps accuse Gov. Whitmer of corrupt conduct, crimes & misdemeanors as she plans to introduce new COVID-19 sanctions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 8:42 PM
Question to Rabbi: Whom do you vaccinate first?

Question to Rabbi: Whom do you vaccinate first?

R' Yuval Sherlow to Arutz Sheva: Before ethics & priorities for vaccinations can be discussed, trust in public servants must be restored.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 8:15 PM
WATCH: Elon Musk says he 'doubts' accuracy of COVID-19 data

WATCH: Elon Musk says he 'doubts' accuracy of COVID-19 data

Multi-billionaire & world's 4th richest man, Elon Musk, was tested for CV-19 4 times. The test came back positive twice, twice negative.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 4:20 PM
IDF Chief of Staff in coronavirus isolation

IDF Chief of Staff in coronavirus isolation

Chief of Staff Aviv Kochavi enters isolation after being exposed to citizen who tested positive for the coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 3:20 PM
After culling 13 million minks, Danish government admits its mistake

After culling 13 million minks, Danish government admits its mistake

Mutant COVID strain that panicked the world has died out, Danish Health Ministry reports. Too late for the Danish mink industry...Y Rabinovitz, 11/19/2020, 2:58 PM
Dr. Nicole Saphier: 'I don't think the virus has a curfew'

Dr. Nicole Saphier: 'I don't think the virus has a curfew'

Physician and Fox News contributor talks to Daily Caller about Gov. Andrew Cuomo 'flip-flopping' on COVID-19 vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 2:21 PM
COVID 'overreaction' in South Australia 'is rubbish'

COVID 'overreaction' in South Australia 'is rubbish'

Sky News host Paul Murray: 'Alas, they are playing you for fools.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 2:11 PM
Large study shows mask-wearing 'not statistically significant'

Large study shows mask-wearing 'not statistically significant'

Almost 5,000 people participated in randomized study. 1.8% of mask-wearers contracted COVID vs. 2.1% of control group.Y Rabinovitz, 11/19/2020, 12:22 PM
New coronavirus czar sets conditions for lockdown

New coronavirus czar sets conditions for lockdown

Prof. Nachman Ash supports a lockdown as soon as the daily number of cases reaches 2,000 and its removal when it is at 500.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 4:40 AM
New York public schools to close amid COVID-19 surge

New York public schools to close amid COVID-19 surge

Meanwhile, the US has surpassed 250,000 deaths from COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2020, 1:02 AM
Netanyahu: This is the beginning of the end of the coronavirus

Netanyahu: This is the beginning of the end of the coronavirus

PM delivers optimistic message to the nation following deals to secure millions of doses of vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2020, 8:10 PM
'Israel has no vaccine strategy and will see shortages as a result'

'Israel has no vaccine strategy and will see shortages as a result'

Meirav Arlosoroff, senior columnist at The Marker, tells Arutz Sheva Israel made too few deals with companies for vaccines.Yoni Kempinski, 11/18/2020, 4:48 PM
'Admit your mistakes, says thinnest-skinned politician ever'

'Admit your mistakes, says thinnest-skinned politician ever'

Fox News' Tucker Carlson says NY Gov. wants everyone to admit their 'mistakes' dealing with COVID-19, but refuses to take responsibility.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2020, 4:45 PM
Watch: Antifa activists clash with anti-lockdown protesters

Watch: Antifa activists clash with anti-lockdown protesters

Ruptly posted footage of Antifa activists trying to shut down anti-lockdown protest in Frankfurt, Germany with country partially shut down.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2020, 3:33 PM
'Let's be true to facts', COVID-19, on average, 'affects person 80 years or older'

'Let's be true to facts', COVID-19, on average, 'affects person 80 years or older'

One Nation leader Pauline Hanson says last year, between 900 to 1,200 people died of flu in Australia, 'yet we did not lockdown country.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2020, 2:42 PM
Pfizer: Coronavirus vaccine effectiveness estimate raised to 95%

Pfizer: Coronavirus vaccine effectiveness estimate raised to 95%

After competing vaccine from Moderna estimated to be 94.5% effective, Pfizer updates its own estimate to 95%.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2020, 2:34 PM
The most expensive cities in the world - Paris, Hong Kong, Zurich - and Tel Aviv

The most expensive cities in the world - Paris, Hong Kong, Zurich - and Tel Aviv

Survey also compares costs of around 140 products, with alcohol & tobacco jumping in price during the COVID era.Nissan Tzur, 11/18/2020, 11:04 AM
FDA approves rapid home COVID-19 test

FDA approves rapid home COVID-19 test

Food and Drug Administration issues emergency use authorization for coronavirus test which provides results within 30 minutes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2020, 6:19 AM
Making the most out of the pandemic

Making the most out of the pandemic

Aki Avni talks about finding inspiration during a pandemic, the craft of acting and expressing your political views in Israel.Naor Meningher and Eytan Weinstein, 11/18/2020, 3:49 AM
Oldest Republican Senator tests positive for COVID-19

Oldest Republican Senator tests positive for COVID-19

87-year-old Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says he is in quarantine after testing positive for coronavirus and is feeling good.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/18/2020, 12:57 AM
Poll: Likud - 29 seats, Yamina - 22

Poll: Likud - 29 seats, Yamina - 22

Channel 13 News poll shows about 1/4 of Israelis say they won't agree to be vaccinated against COVID-19.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2020, 9:43 PM
'Since the wedding, father's condition started to improve'

'Since the wedding, father's condition started to improve'

COVID-19-ill father whose son's wedding took place under window of room where he was hospitalized in very serious condition, released home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2020, 8:14 PM
Dr David Matar, MD responds to viral face mask video; '

Dr David Matar, MD responds to viral face mask video; '

'No great science shows masks prevent spread or infection. In many countries, masks were worn religiously and COVID spikes happened anyway.'Mordechai Sones, 11/17/2020, 4:41 PM
COVID surge in Sweden, 'It's going to get worse' says PM

COVID surge in Sweden, 'It's going to get worse' says PM

As the number daily infections hit new highs, Sweden announces stricter regulations, but won't consider full lockdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2020, 4:30 PM
Education Minister: The next school year will start without COVID

Education Minister: The next school year will start without COVID

Minister Yoav Galant visited Beit El, where he distributed free computers to schoolchildren.Rafael Levy, 11/17/2020, 2:21 PM
Lockdown restrictions unlikely to be eased again in near future

Lockdown restrictions unlikely to be eased again in near future

Senior government sources fear that the slight rise in infection rates could spiral out of control if further restrictions are removed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2020, 12:21 PM
Health Minister unveils reopening of tourism sector in Eilat

Health Minister unveils reopening of tourism sector in Eilat

'Finally, tourism has resumed in Israel.' Minister Yuli Edelstein marks reopening of Eilat's tourism sector, as pandemic continues.Hezki Baruch, 11/17/2020, 11:01 AM
MK Naftali Bennett: Israel deserves to be properly governed

MK Naftali Bennett: Israel deserves to be properly governed

"The problem isn't what the PM calls me in private - it's that no one is governing the country."Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2020, 10:38 AM
861 new coronavirus infections, death toll rises to 2,735

861 new coronavirus infections, death toll rises to 2,735

Percentage of tests returning positive falls for first time in a week. 313 patients in serious condition, including 135 on respirators.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2020, 8:33 AM
Biden: More people may die if Trump doesn't coordinate transition

Biden: More people may die if Trump doesn't coordinate transition

Biden warns that Trump's unwillingness to accept outcome of 2020 election could hamper his ability to distribute a coronavirus vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/17/2020, 5:36 AM
Who will receive the COVID-19 vaccine first?

Who will receive the COVID-19 vaccine first?

Ministry of Health formulating a plan to prioritize those who most need the coronavirus vaccines when they arrive in Israel.Ben Ariel, 11/17/2020, 3:14 AM
World Health Organization Dir. Gen: A vaccine on its own will not end the pandemic

World Health Organization Dir. Gen: A vaccine on its own will not end the pandemic

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: "A vaccine will complement the other tools we have, not replace them."Arutz Sheva, 11/17/2020, 12:10 AM
'Even military-enforced extreme lockdown can’t stop COVID-19'

'Even military-enforced extreme lockdown can’t stop COVID-19'

New England Journal of Medicine: Extreme quarantine plus frequent testing, isolation among military recruits did nothing to stop COVID-19.Mordechai Sones, 11/16/2020, 8:56 PM
'Do not fall into illusions, government should go'

'Do not fall into illusions, government should go'

MK Naftali Bennett unmoved by Netanyahu remarks about obtaining vaccines. 'Government should go home. It led Israel to terrible situation.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 8:54 PM
Polls show majority of Americans support 'Mask Mandate'

Polls show majority of Americans support 'Mask Mandate'

The Hill reported that according to a new poll, 75% of registered voters in the US support a law mandating mask-wearing during CV-19 crisis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 8:33 PM
Netanyahu: We will also buy vaccines from Russia

Netanyahu: We will also buy vaccines from Russia

PM says he spoke with Vladimir Putin about purchasing Russian vaccine in addition to Pfizer, Moderna vaccines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 6:57 PM
Who's responsible for COVID-19 vaccine damage? Not the manufacturers

Who's responsible for COVID-19 vaccine damage? Not the manufacturers

Israel submitted to dictates of vaccine manufacturers, absolving them of responsibility in event of adverse effects.Mordechai Sones, 11/16/2020, 6:19 PM
Agreed: 5th-6th grades back to school next week

Agreed: 5th-6th grades back to school next week

PM and DM agreed return to school to take place next Tuesday only in 'green' localities.Talya Eitan, 11/16/2020, 6:17 PM
Moderna official: Israel to be amongst first countries to receive vaccine

Moderna official: Israel to be amongst first countries to receive vaccine

Official at pharmaceutical company with vaccine with 94.5% success rate says Israel at top of list of countries to receive vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 5:27 PM
Netanyahu: We will bring COVID-19 vaccines from as many sources as possible

Netanyahu: We will bring COVID-19 vaccines from as many sources as possible

PM praises announcement that Moderna coronavirus vaccine has 94.5% success rate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 5:05 PM
Israeli Police: 'Masks making it harder to identify suspects'

Israeli Police: 'Masks making it harder to identify suspects'

Micky Rosenfeld, Spokesperson for the Israel Police, says tactics are changing amidst the coronavirus outbreak. Get tILTV, 11/16/2020, 4:32 PM
'If Netanyahu doesn't come to his senses, Knesset will disperse'

'If Netanyahu doesn't come to his senses, Knesset will disperse'

Defense Minister: 'We'll support opening grades 1-6 and 11-12 and opening trade in open spaces in green spaces next to green islands.'Hezki Baruch, 11/16/2020, 4:30 PM
Lapid to Netanyahu: Why are you lying about vaccine

Lapid to Netanyahu: Why are you lying about vaccine

Yesh Atid leader says PM is lying about arrival of Pfizer coronavirus vaccine in January.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 3:32 PM
Moderna: Our coronavirus vaccine is 94.5% effective

Moderna: Our coronavirus vaccine is 94.5% effective

US company which has signed deal to supply Israel with coronavirus vaccine claims effectiveness rate higher than Pfizer's vaccine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 2:59 PM
Jerusalem yeshiva students donate antibodies

Jerusalem yeshiva students donate antibodies

After a majority of students at Yeshivas Itri in Jerusalem infected with the coronavirus, students now donate antibodies en masse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 1:33 PM
Coronavirus Committee chief calls for reopening schools

Coronavirus Committee chief calls for reopening schools

After gov't fails to reach decision on schools, Coronavirus Committee chief pushes for resuming studies. 'Kids have been at home for months'David Rosenberg, 11/16/2020, 11:44 AM
613 new coronavirus cases in Israel, as infection rate continues to rise

613 new coronavirus cases in Israel, as infection rate continues to rise

Coronavirus positivity rate continues to rise, as government mulls new restrictions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/16/2020, 8:29 AM
Iranian opposition leader tests positive for COVID-19

Iranian opposition leader tests positive for COVID-19

Mir Hossein Mousavi and his wife, who have been under house arrest since 2011, test positive for coronavirus and are in good condition.Elad Benari, 11/16/2020, 6:41 AM
Fauci: We're not going to get a national lockdown

Fauci: We're not going to get a national lockdown

Top US infectious disease expert rules out national lockdown, but says local measures could be imposed if COVID-19 cases continue to rise.Ben Ariel, 11/16/2020, 6:06 AM
US surpasses 11 million coronavirus cases

US surpasses 11 million coronavirus cases

The United States has surpassed 11 million coronavirus cases with more than 246,000 deaths.Elad Benari, 11/16/2020, 4:02 AM