Political perversions abound in a hot-air democracy; media silence is the butt of jokes shared on smartphones around the country
03 May 2023 12:00 AM
Sixty-four lawmakers recommended that President Isaac Herzog appoint Netanyahu to form a government
11 Nov 2022 7:12 PM
The signals from Bibi’s latest comeback carry dangerous portents because of the rise of some of those on whom he has leant on
09 Nov 2022 12:15 AM
The early results also showed that Netanyahu had overcome his detractors, who claimed he was not fit to rule while on trial for corruption
02 Nov 2022 7:36 PM
The most significant aspects of this period were the nationwide lockdown
10 Aug 2021 2:07 AM
Lapid's announcement came in the final hour before a midnight deadline
03 Jun 2021 10:39 AM
Biden has so far resisted joining other world leaders and much of his own Democratic party in calling for an immediate ceasefire in Israel
18 May 2021 12:28 PM
India has close strategic ties with Israel which have been a key defence platform and equipment supplier to New Delhi for more than 15 years
15 Aug 2020 1:43 PM
Demonstrators are calling for the resignation of the long-serving leader, who is on trial for corruption charges
03 Aug 2020 9:53 AM
Macron emphasised that annexation would contravene international law and jeopardise possibility of peace between Israelis and Palestinians
10 Jul 2020 3:58 PM
Ex-military chief Gantz was given the mandate to form a government four weeks ago by President Reuven Rivlin.
12 Apr 2020 6:22 PM
The Palestinian President Mahmood Abbas has termed it “nonsense” while Jordan has rejected this proposal.
27 Feb 2020 2:03 AM
Saar, a former minister seen as to the right of Netanyahu, tweeted after polls closed thanking his supporters, volunteers and voters.
27 Dec 2019 10:02 AM
It was the second time in recent months that rocket fire cut short one of his meetings.
26 Dec 2019 8:32 AM
Speaking on Israeli-annexed Golan Heights, Netanyahu said: 'we are taking necessary actions to prevent Iran from entrenching in our region.'
25 Nov 2019 9:20 AM
Netanyahu denounced what he called 'false' and 'politically motivated' allegations, after being charged with bribery, fraud.
22 Nov 2019 9:22 AM
The announcement by Benny Gantz, leader of centrist Blue and White party, prolongs political paralysis that gripped nation for past year.
21 Nov 2019 10:26 AM
The Israeli army said they had targeted around a dozen military sites, including warehouses and military command centres.
20 Nov 2019 4:44 PM
Syria said Israel carried out the Damascus strike. Israel did not comment.
13 Nov 2019 8:26 PM
As the rocket fire and Israeli air-strikes continued into the night, Gaza medical officials said 10 Palestinians had been killed.
13 Nov 2019 10:02 AM