When ultra-Orthodox women are systematically excluded from power centers, the lawmaker turns a blind eye.
Twenty years, 12 affairs, three attorney generals, two state comptrollers – and no indictments.
Interior Minister Dery announces he'll have residency status revoked for Fadi al-Qanbar's mother and other family members, in move that sets precedent for future cases.
Former Shas lawmaker Amnon Cohen is suspected of taking bribes from businessmen to advance their interests while in office, including some of sexual nature, police say.
Bill to stop mosques from using loudspeakers for prayer call was slated for vote, but Minister Litzman fears it would also harm Jewish religious activity.
Interior Ministry refused to register partner as the father, and is demanding further proof of sex reassignment.
For Dery, the rally comes at a discouraging political moment as poll shows that just 52.8 percent of Shas’ core electorate, the Sephardi ultra-Orthodox community, actually planned to vote for the party in the next election.
An annual survey shows widespread dissatisfaction with Ultra-Orthodox influence and exemptions when it comes to education, the army and religious life.
Crisis around railway work on Saturday could spark sweeping ban on shops, unless cabinet strikes down city bylaw before anticipated committee, High Court decisions.
Engineering project at Hashalom Railway Station necessitates closure of key road artery for 28 hours on Friday evening and Saturday.