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Hundreds of bereaved children celebrate bar and bat mitzvah at unique 'fun day' event

Over 700 bereaved children celebrate mass bar and bat mitzvah at Israel's National Insurance Institute fun day.

Hundreds celebrate bar and bat mitzvah at unique 'fun day' event

Gay couple asks to be granted housewife exemption

Two men petition Israel's Labor Court to extend them the same National Insurance benefits granted to Israeli housewives.

Gay couple asks to be granted housewife exemption

Proposal: Compensation package for families of Meron victims

National Insurance Institute proposes 100,000 shekel in compensation to families of Meron victims. MK Gafni: 'Implement the plan quickly.'

Proposal: Compensation package for families of Meron victims

When will Israelis receive the new coronavirus grant?

Unemployed individuals do not lack motivation to return to workforce, National Insurance Institute head says.

When will Israelis receive the coronavirus grant?

Yaakov Tessler: 'Make National Insurance Institute information accessible to everyone'

MK Yaakov Tessler says information, services, must be made available to those who don't have access to technology.

'Make information accessible to everyone'

Knesset approves extending unemployment payments to mid-August

Knesset approves extension of unemployment payments, as well as expansion to include those receiving other stipends.

Unemployment payments extended to mid-August

State Comptroller report: Largest number of complaints pertain to Transportation Ministry

Annual State Comptroller report shows Israelis complain most often about Transportation Ministry, Health Ministry.

Largest number of complaints - about the Transportation Ministry

Most Israelis who lost jobs due to coronavirus haven't returned to the workforce

Nearly 70% of Israelis unemployed due to coronavirus outbreak have not returned to work, statistics show.

Israelis who lost jobs due to pandemic haven't returned to work

'Coronavirus' child grants to be paid during Passover

Grant of 500 NIS per child will be transferred to parents during Passover instead of afterwards, National Insurance Institute promises.

'Coronavirus' child grants to be paid during Passover

Mother arrested for injecting kids with insulin to get benefits

Mother of 10 suspected of injecting 5 of her children with insulin to fake their diabetes, get annuities from National Insurance Institute.

Mother arrested for injecting kids with insulin to get benefits

Why is the National Insurance Institute hounding Elor Azariya?

National Insurance Institute demands NIS 5,000 from Azariya as a 'discharged soldier.' Following publication, demand cancelled.

Why is the National Insurance Institute hounding Elor Azariya?

Discrimination among bereaved families to be abolished

Families of terror victims entitled to all pension funds and benefits from National Insurance will not have to choose which to give up.

Discrimination among bereaved families to be abolished

It's not an incentive for parents - it's a grant for children!

MK Merav Ben-Ari responds to Arutz Sheva's article on school grants. With comments by Arutz Sheva.

It's not an incentive for parents - it's a grant for children!

Israeli government offers financial incentives to divorced moms

Rich divorced moms get 1,000 NIS per child, while most children suffering poverty get nothing at all. Opinion.

Israeli government offers financial incentives to divorced moms

Arab poses as National Insurance employee, robs elderly couple

Jerusalem resident arrested after he impersonated National Insurance employee, stole thousands of shekels from elderly couple.

Arab poses as National Insurance employee, robs elderly couple

Teenage yeshiva students exempted from National Insurance tax

Ministerial Committee for Legislation approves Shas MK's law exempting yeshiva students under age 19 from paying NII premiums.

Teenage yeshiva students exempted from National Insurance tax

Israel's Social Security Report: In 2044 money runs out

Actuarial report: Starting 2026 National Insurance payments to exceed received funds, forcing institution to open reserve fund.

Israel's Social Security Report: In 2044 money runs out

More than 1 in 5 Israelis living below poverty line

More than 20 percent of Israelis are living below the poverty line, the annual poverty report finds.

More than 1 in 5 Israelis living below poverty line

Israel near bottom of OECD for welfare expenditure

According to 2015 National Insurance report, Israel is fourth lowest among OECD countries in welfare expenditure.

Israel near bottom of OECD for welfare expenditure

5 years later, terror victim beats Nat'l Insurance

Being stabbed 13 times, watching friend murdered didn't entitle her to meaningful compensation, NII argued.

5 years later, terror victim beats National Insurance

How Arabs are fleecing National Insurance

National Insurance head reveals how a billion shekels go to eastern Jerusalem Arabs who trick system, vows to stop terror payments.

How Jerusalem Arabs are fleecing National Insurance

NII Asks Terror Victim Why Attacker Stabbed Him

Stabbed in Tel Aviv bus attack, Shai Ohana was shocked to receive letter from National Insurance Institute asking if he knew his attacker.

National Insurance Asks Terror Victim Why Attacker Stabbed Him

Shalom Yohai Sherki Recognized as Terror Victim

Shalom Yohai Sherki, who was murdered when a terrorist rammed his car into a bus stop, officially recognized by the State as terror victim.

Shalom Yohai Sherki Recognized as Terror Victim

31 Civilians Killed in Terror Attacks Since 2014

Terrorism on sharp rise in Israel as annual figure from 2013-2014 jumps from 2 civilian murders to 31 terror-related deaths in 2014-2015.

31 Civilians Killed in Terror Attacks Since Last Memorial Day

Defense Ministry: Soldiers to Receive Compensation

Some 300 IDF soldiers have been declared handicapped as a result of Operation Protective Edge last summer, the Defense Ministry said.

Defense Ministry: Hundreds of Soldiers to Receive Compensation

2,495 Israelis Killed in Terror Attacks Since 1948

The National Insurance Institute announces figures ahead of Memorial Day, which begins Sunday night.

2,495 Israelis Killed in Terrorist Attacks Since 1948

Cabinet Approves Stripping Terrorists of Benefits

Terror murderers who are Israeli citizens will not enjoy National Insurance benefits even if they are released early in 'deals,' 'gestures.'

Cabinet Approves Stripping Terrorists of Benefits

‘Increase Retirement Age, or Raise Taxes’

National Insurance head reveals 50% of funding goes to payments to elderly, suggests raising retirement age.

‘Increase Retirement Age, or Raise Taxes’

Jewish Mother Shot by IDF in Financial Crisis

Mother of 11 accidentally shot by IDF had her benefits slashed, says Review Board's "Arab doctor saw settlers and decided to take revenge."

Jewish Mother Accidentally Shot by IDF Has Payments Cut

National Insurance Leads in Public Complaints

Ombudsman reports on 2012 complaints. Bituach Leumi faces most complaints, followed by police.

National Insurance Leads in Public Complaints

Part-Timers Now Eligible for Unemployment Benefits

A new law will make it easier for Israelis who work part-time will for the first time qualify for unemployment benefits.

Part-Timers Now Eligible for Unemployment Benefits

Helping the Poor, or Hurting?

The institute charged with helping the poor has become their nightmare due to "draconian" policy, lawyer says.

Helping the Poor, or Hurting?

Bill to Give POWs Disability Benefits

MK Israel Hasson has submitted a bill that would automatically award POWs a 20% disability payment.

Bill to Automatically Give POWs Disability Benefits