Centrist Yesh Atid party leader veering rightward as possibility of early elections grows.
'Today, too, Persians are trying to destroy us, but today, too, they won’t succeed,' the Israeli leader told children on the Purim holiday — in his latest effort to deflect attention from his own problems.
Capt. (res.) Ziv Shilon convenes the gathering in the aftermath of the divisions created over the manslaughter conviction of Sgt. Elor Azaria, who killed an incapacitated Palestinian assailant.
120 members from Women Wage Peace will stand there every week, each one holding a sign with the name of a single Knesset member. The goal, said one of the group’s leaders, is to get Israel's 120 lawmakers thinking about peace.
Haaretz meets up with some foreign tourists to find out what brought them to Israel, what they think of the country - and why one man decided to walk from France to Jerusalem.
High Court to hear petition from lesbian couples with children that have just one of their mothers listed on their birth certificates.
Netanyahu’s challenger has managed to move deceptively between cynicism and Zionism, moralism and double standards, in the efforts of enticing the Israeli mainstream. Five months with Lapid on his way to unseat Netanyahu.
The leader of the centrist Yesh Atid party has managed to move deceptively between cynicism and Zionism, moralism and double standards, in the efforts of enticing the Israeli mainstream. Five months with Lapid on his way to unseat Netanyahu.
From Safed in the north to Ashdod in the south, secular and ultra-Orthodox Jews are locked in a struggle over whether stores and leisure facilities should open on Shabbat. The fighting is fierce, but neither side can claim a decisive victory.
Working during their pre-army gap year in Arab schools, 23 young Israelis realized they knew little about the narrative of 'the other' living in their midst. The result: An educational (and physical) journey that ended with plans for a coexistence-related program for their movement.
The party will be focusing its efforts in communities with large numbers of Americans, and will be holding rallies soon in Jerusalem, Ra’anana and Be'er Sheva.
Prominent figures in Breaking the Silence, B’Tselem and other organizations report harassment of family members, and say the delegitimization campaign against them starts in the government.
Israeli and Palestinians imagine a new Middle East at a joint congress, but find that the road is long.
Among the waves, the sisters of fallen soldiers find women who understand their situation with no explanation required.
Thousands demonstrate at EU's offices in Israel to demand Hague prosecute the Asmara government that made them flee.
Bar Kayma co-op was launched in wake of social protests of 2011, but eventually overreached after renting out expensive building in downtown Florentin.
'Something extremely dangerous is threatening Israeli society. The fight for the rule of law and Israeli democracy is fundamental,' says opposition lawmaker.
Bill proposing prohibition on releasing names of soldiers involved in legal process related to combat activities passes first Knesset reading.
Arye Dery is one of two senior Israeli politicians to be suspected of criminal wrongdoing. In the early 1990s, Dery was convicted of taking bribes while serving in public roles.
The Day the Ringtone Died More Than Million Israelis Lose Cell Phone Connection After Fire at Telecom Company
Some of those desperate to connect with the rest of the world managed to do so using various Internet channels, while others rediscovered the use of landline phones.
Two factions from Israeli Arab party condemned the designation of Hezbollah as a terror group by Arab League and Gulf states, prompting claims of treason.
Senior criminologists and jurists warn Ayelet Shaked that change would make it easier to convict suspects based on their own confession.
Cop investigated in wake of 'complaints that he shot [16-year-old] terrorist although she posed no danger,' says AG, in first type probe in current terror wave.
Judicial oversight is in place for all stages of the investigation, Deputy Attorney General Raz Nizri says.
Experts note sharp rise in Facebook ‘likes’ for extremist right-wing positions since wave of terror began this month.
A company that has been advising tourists where to stay is now helping refugees say what they need — thanks to the firm's founder.
Israeli Rubik’s Cube championship draws dozens of contestants aging between 6 and 32; 'When I want to relax at home I put on earphones and open a cube,' says organizer.
Dough-offering events attracting thousands of women looking for marriage, babies and health. It’s just New Age nonsense, say critics.
When asked about mothers going out to work, it turns out that Israeli men look more favorably upon full-time jobs than women do.
On the first day of school in central Israel, parents pull out the smartphones, kids are excited about arithmetic and the principal compares first grade to getting married and joining the military.