The legislation would do away with the century-old tradition of two chief rabbis – one Ashkenazi and one Sephardi.
State already appealed decision to reduce 1,553 days from sentence of Moshe Ben-Ivgi, one of the two killers of taxi driver Derek Roth in 1994.
Settlement spending multiplies under Netanyahu coalition, Knesset ministers worry that lack of oversights means important tax funds are being taken from other areas.
Prime minister addresses Abbas condemnation of kidnapping for the first time, saying if the PA president really means them, he is obligated to end his pact with Hamas.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — This is what it's like to live in Denmark, a nation with a narrower wealth gap than almost anywhere else: You've been jobless for more than a year. You have no university degree, no advanced skills. You have to pay a mortgage. And your husband is nearing retirement.
Rachel Frenkel speaks to UN: ‘Doesn’t every child have the right to come home safely from school?’
Prisoners, freed in Gilad Shalit prisoner-exchange deal, violated terms of presidential pardon, attorney general says.