Arutz Sheva : News (292)

Halachic controversy on social networks fuels discussion

Debate on social networks regarding shutting gas stove on holidays by indirect causation Some rabbis permit, others forbid.

Glick incensed over Temple Mount policy: 'A spit in the face'

State informs Supreme Court intention to continue setting dates for MK Temple Mount ascent. 'I'll fight until law and justice restored.'

South African brothers added to terror blacklist

Twin brothers threatened US embassy, Jewish institutions.

Could You retire early?

What steps do 'real people' need to take in order to turn early retirement from a dream to a reality?

Selichot prayers closest to Temple Mount

Thousand of Jews in monthly procession around Temple Mount gates.

Watch: President Rivlin's Rosh Hashanah message to world Jewry

Israeli President wishes all Jews a happy and healthy new year, says Jewish communities will overcome hurricanes and anti-Semitism.

Netanyahu praises Trump's 'bold and courageous' speech

PM says 'President Trump spoke the truth about the dangers lurking in the world.'

Elor Azariya released for Rosh Hashanah

In unusual move, soldier convicted for shooting wounded terrorist to spend holiday with his family, then return to prison.

4 countries, 3 months, and one new beginning

Join an exciting journey of four soldiers from around the world, from their recruitment until end of the Hebrew course at Michveh Alon base.

Hungary to launch another anti-Soros campaign

Campaign against intervention in Hungarian affairs by US billionaire to resume. First campaign called anti-Semitic.

Watch: Israel's biggest stars sing 'Ochilah LaEil'

Yontatan Razel, Aharon Razel, Chanan Ben Ari, and Yitzchak Meir sing 'Ochilah LaEil'.

20 years in jail for man who murdered girlfriend's twin sister

David Eran was senteced to 20 years in prison for the grisly killing of Shiri Sobel at the prodding of her twin sister.

Watch: Unmanned aircraft shot down over northern Israel

IDF destroys drone aircraft which penetrated Israeli airspace over Golan Heights.

Watch: Russian helicopter accidentally opens fire on civilians

The Russian Ka-52 gunship accidentally opens fire, hitting wrong targets on the ground during a Russian military exercise.

Clinton won't rule out challenging legitimacy of 2016 election

Hillary Clinton says unclear if 2016 election was legitimate, but doesn't know if there is a legal way to challenge.

'Worse than Irma': Category 5 hurricane threatens Caribbean

Days after Hurricane Irma devastated Caribbean, Florida, new Category 5 hurricane 'brutalizes' Dominica, threatens PR.

Civil Admin: People who don't understand things blame us

Chief of Civil Admin. speaks with Arutz Sheva amid accusations that agency fails to enforce law on Arabs, is biased against local Jews.

'Haredi - Jewish Home alliance a great boon for the settlements'

Health minister lauds work between haredi factions and Jewish Home party, says both sides benefit from cooperation.

How did Israel become a world leader in medical marijuana?

How Israel has taken the world to new 'highs' when it comes to medical marijuana research.

J Street: Trump, Netanyahu's opposition to Iran deal is reckless

The leftist advocacy group J Street slammed Netanyahu and Trump's intention to redo the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

Hamas terrorist dies in terror tunnel

24-year-old terrorist belonging to Al-Qassam Brigades dies while working on tunnel meant for terror activity.

Watch: The kitchen preparing food for 30,000 in Uman

Take a tour of the basketball-court-sized kitchen in Uman's Scheiner Hachnosas Orchim.

A new approach to American peacemaking

Special envoy Jason Greenblatt: 'Instead of laying blame at the feet of one party, we are focused on unlocking new areas of cooperation.'

Toddler rescued after nearly drowning dies

2-year-old girl who fell into pool at babysitter's house in northern Israel last week dies.

Watch: Netanyahu mobbed on Manhattan streets

Prime Minister Netanyahu walked the streets of Manhattan, greeting passersby and police officers. 'I'm not saying hi to him, I'm Muslim.'

Court freezes Rabbi Berland's trip to Uman

Court freezes decision permitting Rabbi Eliezer Berland to fly to Uman for Rosh Hashanah.

Retail giant Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy

America's largest toy store chain files for bankruptcy ahead of holiday season. Future of company's 1,600 US stores uncertain.

Watch-The Vocals perform an acapella version of Kaddish

The Vocals perform the Kaddish to the haunting tune of "Pri Ganech" a poem about longing for a loved one's return, written by Yoni Roeh.

'Reform Movement is looking for backdoor path to recognition'

Netanyahu explains decision to freeze Western Wall plan pushed by Reform Movement.

'Build in Judea and Samaria'

Former Likud minister Gideon Sa'ar urges the Israeli government to approve construction throughout Judea and Samaria.

Abbas and Haniyeh speak amid reconciliation efforts

PA and Hamas leader speak for the first time in nearly a year.

Iranian army chief threatens Haifa and Tel Aviv

The head of the Iranian army says Tehran will raze the cities of Haifa and Tel Aviv if Israel makes any mistake'.

Three dead in accident on Highway 4

Three people killed and four injured in accident north of the Holot interchange.

Jerusalem publishes details on PM's wife's job

In accordance with court ruling, City of Jerusalem publishes details on Sara Netanyahu's job as a child psychologist.

Senior American official: Trump is committed to Israel

Senior administration official tells Arutz Sheva that much of the conversation between Trump and Netanyahu dealt with Iran nuclear deal.

Polish leader denounces anti-Semitism, praises Israel

Jaroslaw Kaczynski, head of Poland's governing party, denounces anti-Semitism after Jewish groups express concern.

Watch: Happy New Year from President Trump

Watch President Trump's special greeting to the Jewish people ahead of Rosh Hashanah.

Netanyahu satisfied with meeting with Trump

"Together we are bringing the US-Israel alliance to even greater heights," tweeted Prime Minister after meeting Trump.

Soccer in the Supreme Court: Judges admonish State

Supreme Court justices tell State representatives government given enough time for decision, matter now out of its province.

Video: They deserve dignity

Food cards - the preferred, dignified, cost effective, fastest and efficient method of providing meaningful appreciated food assistance.

Father drowns in Jordan River, leaves 15 orphans

Father drowns attempting to save daughter in Jordan River, leaves behind 15 children.

Jewish Agency volunteers help Mexico recover from earthquake

Israeli volunteers in 2 Mexican communities hit by massive quake distribute food and water, treat injured.

Israeli Consulate in NY receives second suspicious envelope

NY Consulate receives two envelopes containing white power in less than a week during PM Netanyahu's visit to the Big Apple.

Did Israeli students vandalize Nazi concentration camps?

Students from Israeli school allegedly spray-paint messages on walls of 2 Nazi death camps, including Auschwitz.

Civil Administration declares: 'Development year for settlement'

Judea and Samaria council heads toast New Year with Civil Administration head Brig Gen Achvat Ben Hur, who became grandfather this week.

First US military base in Israel

First of its kind missile defense base built within IDF base in the south.

Reflections after the hurricanes

Chief officer of the ZAKA International Rescue Unit recounts devastation, aid efforts, following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.

Trump and Netanyahu meet in New York

US president discusses peace process, Israeli PM discusses Iranian threat at start of meeting in New York.

Iraqi Supreme Court suspends Kurdish referendum

Kurds may proceed with vote despite ruling US, Turkey strongly oppose. Israel on record favoring Kurdish independence.

'There is a promise to move the US embassy to Jerusalem'

Deputy FM Tzipi Hotovely says all US representatives told her Trump still intends to move embassy to Jerusalem.