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Bayit Yehudi: "A Home for all Israelis"

Bayit Yehudi: "A Home for all Israelis"

The Bayit Yehudi party’s latest initiative: working to encourage youth, women and secular Israelis involvement in party activism.Maayana Miskin, 13/08/2013 16:11
Jewish Home Fights for a Place in Local Politics

Jewish Home Fights for a Place in Local Politics

Following Knesset success, Bayit Yehudi prepares for a new elections battle on the local level. , 17/05/2013 11:29
Elections Official: People are Confused

Elections Official: People are Confused

Senior elections official reports new record of undecided voters. ‘People are unsure while entering the polling station.’ Maayana Miskin, 22/01/2013 20:36
Political Left Down to 34 Seats

Political Left Down to 34 Seats

A new poll shows the left wing failing to win voter support while religious parties grow.Maayana Miskin, 07/12/2012 10:38
US Pushes Qaddafi Ouster

US Pushes Qaddafi Ouster

US and Libyan officials met in secret face-to-face talks over the weekend. US insists Qaddafi must go. Russia offers hope of a "compromise".Chana Ya'ar, 20/07/2011 12:24
Arab League Defends Syria Gov't

Arab League Defends Syria Gov't

The new head of the Arab League stood with Syria in slamming "foreign interference" while meeting in Damascus with President Bashar al-Assad.Chana Ya'ar, 14/07/2011 12:43
Game Plans

Game Plans

, 05/07/2011 02:46
Israel Okays German Shalit Deal

Israel Okays German Shalit Deal

Israel has accepted a proposal by the German mediator for the freedom of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Chana Ya'ar, 26/06/2011 17:36
PA's 4 Preconditions for Talks

PA's 4 Preconditions for Talks

The Palestinian Authority has presented the Quartet with four pre-conditions without which it refuses to resume talks with Israel. Chana Ya'ar, 26/06/2011 00:50
Chavez in Critical Condition

Chavez in Critical Condition

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is reportedly hospitalized in Cuba in critical condition. Chana Ya'ar, 25/06/2011 23:29
Netanyahu to France: No Thanks

Netanyahu to France: No Thanks

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu thanked France for trying to help Israel reach peace with the PA – but reminded: no talks with with unity gov't.Chana Ya'ar, 05/06/2011 13:20
Canada Sanctions Syria

Canada Sanctions Syria

Canada become the latest country to impose sanctions on Syria, preventing its leaders from traveling to Canada and banning trade.Elad Benari, 25/05/2011 07:48
Bibi on Obama: Friendly Dispute

Bibi on Obama: Friendly Dispute

Netanyahu’s publicly contradicting Obama’s attempt to shrink Israel’s borders is only “a friendly argument, he insists. Or was it a tantrum?Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 22/05/2011 10:10
Barak to Answer Criticism Sunday

Barak to Answer Criticism Sunday

Defense Minister Ehud Barak will testify before the State Control Committee over conflict of interest charges levelled by the Comptroller.Gabe Kahn., 22/05/2011 10:03
Obamanation

Obamanation

, 20/05/2011 00:00
UN: IDF Shot Innocent Syrians

UN: IDF Shot Innocent Syrians

UN Under-Secretary General Valerie Amos on Syrian invaders: “Innocent people are losing their lives.”Gil Ronen, 17/05/2011 20:20
Thank you

Thank you

, 17/05/2011 00:00
Glenn Beck Visits Temple Mount

Glenn Beck Visits Temple Mount

Conservative broadcaster is "working on a project." The decision to go this weekend was made just a few days ahead of time.Gil Ronen, 10/05/2011 09:37
Congress to UN: Revoke Goldstone

Congress to UN: Revoke Goldstone

The US Congress has unanimously passed a bill demanding the UN rescind its 2009 anti-Israel Goldstone Report. The PLO calls on Obama to veto it.Chana Ya'ar, 20/04/2011 10:37
Left-Wing MK Limits Tolerance

Left-Wing MK Limits Tolerance

Left-Wing MK Gal-On forced Haifa U. to cancel a joint appearance with Nationalist MK Ben-Ari, whom she called a racist. ”She is like McCarthy".Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 17/04/2011 09:14
Let's Have Lamb This Night

Let's Have Lamb This Night

, 17/04/2011 00:00
Arab Anti-Semitic Reax to Retrax

Arab Anti-Semitic Reax to Retrax

The Arab world has reacted with vicious anti-Semitism to Judge Richard Goldstone's change of heart about his UN report, the ADL warns. Chana Ya'ar, 13/04/2011 12:54
Rivlin on Visit to New Zealand

Rivlin on Visit to New Zealand

On a state visit, Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin officially inaugurated a new building for the Israeli embassy in New Zealand.David Lev, 05/04/2011 21:16
Hebron First!

Hebron First!

, 31/03/2011 00:00
Helen Thomas: Modern-Day Haman?

Helen Thomas: Modern-Day Haman?

Former journalist Helen Thomas told an interviewer for a pornographic magazine her anti-Zionism is fully intended. Chana Ya'ar, 20/03/2011 13:30
MK Ze'ev Boim Dead at 67

MK Ze'ev Boim Dead at 67

Kadima Knesset Member Ze'ev Boim has passed away in Milwaukee, WI after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.Chana Ya'ar, 20/03/2011 11:25
Zachor

Zachor

, 16/03/2011 00:00
Moroccan King Announces Reforms

Moroccan King Announces Reforms

In deference to the demands of protesters, Morocco will revise its constitution for the first time in 15 years.Chana Ya'ar, 10/03/2011 18:28
Symbolic Victory for PA

Symbolic Victory for PA

Britain tells Abbas the PA now is a “mission” and not a “delegation” in London, easing visa requirements but not granting diplomatic immunity.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 08/03/2011 09:30
The Battle for Hebron

The Battle for Hebron

, 08/03/2011 00:00
Fatah Announces Elections

Fatah Announces Elections

With Mahmoud Abbas illegally usurping the PA “presidency” since last year, PA finally announces general elections “by September at the latest.” Hillel Fendel, 13/02/2011 12:09
Quayle Calls to Release Pollard

Quayle Calls to Release Pollard

Former U.S. vice-president Dan Quayle calls for the release of Jonathan Pollard. Maayana Miskin, 08/02/2011 22:06
Ehud Barak vs The IDF

Ehud Barak vs The IDF

, 07/02/2011 00:00
PA Minister: Dry Out Communities

PA Minister: Dry Out Communities

The PA’s Minister of National Economy calls to continue the boycott of goods made in Judea and Samaria and to extend it internationally.Elad Benari, 02/02/2011 06:57
Rooting for a roof!

Rooting for a roof!

, 30/01/2011 00:00