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Benjamin Netanyahu fails to form government, Israel faces fresh poll

Those parties want young religious scholars exempted, en masse from mandatory national service.

30 May 2019 2:24 PM

Trump, Imran Khan, other leaders congratulate PM Modi after he gets majority

The BJP party look set to have a clean sweep in the recently contested Lok Sabha Elections after counting of votes today.

23 May 2019 1:13 PM

After May 23, India has to reset ties with key powers

The next Indian Prime Minister has to loosen the China-Pakistan alliance by a combination of rewards and punishments.

20 May 2019 12:00 AM

War clouds gather in Persian Gulf

Since 2018, Mr Netanyahu has found a soulmate in US President Donald Trump, who is willing to see West Asia and the Gulf through Israeli lenses.

15 May 2019 12:07 AM

Needs more time to form new Israel government: Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu is not required to resign if indicted, only if convicted with all appeals exhausted.

12 May 2019 4:10 PM


Israel repoens Gaza crossings on Sunday

The developments came after a week that saw violent clashes along the Israel-Gaza border.

12 May 2019 1:43 PM

Donald Trump says US '100 per cent' backs Israel over Gaza upsurge

Donald Trump assured Israel that it has Washington's full support after the Jewish state led waves of retaliatory strikes in the Gaza Strip.

06 May 2019 11:16 AM

Benjamin Netanyahu pledges 'massive attacks' in response to Gaza missiles

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday he had ordered the military to launch further strikes on Gaza Strip terrorists.

05 May 2019 4:03 PM

US, Iran intensify gamesmanship in Mideast

The IRGC is now entrenched on Israel’s northern border, where it supports the Lebanese Hezbollah and seeks to cement Tehran’s foothold in Syria.

22 Apr 2019 12:10 AM

Israeli President formally asks Netanyahu to form next government

Benjamin Netanyahu now has 28 days to form a government, with a possible extension of a further two weeks.

18 Apr 2019 9:00 AM


After elections in Israel, future seems bleaker for Palestinians

It is often said that the ability to indict a sitting PM elevates Israel above other semi-democracies in West Asia, such as Egypt or Turkey.

18 Apr 2019 12:17 AM

‘Magician’ Bibi likely to face stormy days ahead

Religious parties freely invoked faith and even promised a “place in heaven” to those who voted for them.

15 Apr 2019 12:00 AM

Death of two-state dream?

The Palestinians have lost what little support there was for a Palestinian state; be it, two state or one.

12 Apr 2019 12:02 AM

Donald Trump says PM Netanyahu win gives US peace plan 'better chance'

President Donald Trump has said that Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu's election victory improved the chances of a forthcoming US peace plan.

11 Apr 2019 10:24 AM

Bibi’s back! Will BJP’s strategy work well too?

The Modi-Netanyahu relationship is undergirded by an unsaid ideological affinity between Hindutva and Zionism.

11 Apr 2019 12:34 AM


Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu secures record fifth term in office: Report

If he wins, Netanyahu, 69, will be on track to be the longest-serving prime minister in Israel's 71-year history.

10 Apr 2019 10:09 AM

Across Asia, populism & democracy is on test

Modi’s ministers poured scorn over the Congress manifesto, without rendering their account of the promises made five years ago.

08 Apr 2019 12:08 AM

Netanyahu lags behind in polls; still on course for an unprecedented fifth term

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has fallen behind his main challenger in opinion polls ahead of next week’s Israeli election.

06 Apr 2019 11:51 AM

Israeli air strikes hit sites across Gaza Strip, ceasefire reached

Hamas said Egypt had brokered the ceasefire following the escalation that came before Israel's April 9 elections.

26 Mar 2019 9:30 AM

Trump brands Pelosi led Democrats as 'anti-Jewish'

US President Donald Trump blasted Democrats as 'anti-Israel' and 'anti-Jewish' after they passed a congressional measure.

09 Mar 2019 8:21 AM