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Haredi 'Draft Law' passes first reading in Knesset

Haredi 'Draft Law' passes first reading in Knesset

Bill which sparked coalition crisis, divided government passes first reading in the Knesset, despite opposition from Yisrael Beytenu.David Rosenberg, 13/03/2018 21:36
'Jews will not be persecuted in their own country'

'Jews will not be persecuted in their own country'

Shas faction chair prepares for first conference of Mount of Olives lobby: 'We formed a huge Knesset coalition to strengthen hold on Mount.'Shimon Cohen & Mordechai Sones, 04/12/2017 23:22
'We will not allow Israel to be a 24/7 state'

'We will not allow Israel to be a 24/7 state'

MK Yoav Ben Tzur blasts Supreme Court for ruling that supermarkets in Tel Aviv can open on Shabbat.Benny Tocker, 27/10/2017 03:37
'We will not allow the Israeli economy to become a slave market'

'We will not allow the Israeli economy to become a slave market'

Religious parties submit Knesset bill to give Interior Minister power to overrule municipal bylaws mandating desecration of the Sabbath.Arutz Sheva, 25/04/2017 20:40
Bill to exempt yeshivas from property tax advances

Bill to exempt yeshivas from property tax advances

Proposal to reach Knesset Assembly on Wednesday. Interior Ministry agrees to cover the cost.Haim Lev, 14/06/2016 07:38
Haredi MKs furious over Netanyahu Reform comments

Haredi MKs furious over Netanyahu Reform comments

UTJ Health Minister warns pledge by prime minister to support Reform, Conservative movements in breach of coalition agreements.Ari Soffer, 10/11/2015 22:05