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
Moshe Tzvi Holtzberg was a two-year-old toddler when his parents were killed in the terror attacks at Nariman House.
02 Dec 2019 6:06 PM
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
Argentina had the better of the early play but fell behind in the 34th minute.
19 Nov 2019 8:48 AM
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
The decision was an important defeat for Netanyahu as he seeks to continue his tenure as Israel's longest-serving prime minister.
22 Oct 2019 2:57 PM
It is second time this year Netanyahu has been asked to form government after he failed in April to put together required 61-seat coalition.
26 Sep 2019 12:53 PM
The timing in a rotation agreement is especially important for Netanyahu, who is facing possible corruption charges in the weeks ahead.
25 Sep 2019 5:02 PM
Israel's president is responsible for choosing a candidate for prime minister after national elections.
24 Sep 2019 6:56 PM
Israel has in the past successfully experimented with a national unity government led by two bigger parties with their leaders leading govt.
23 Sep 2019 2:59 PM
Israel's largely ceremonial president is tasked with picking the politician with the best chance of forming a stable coalition government.
22 Sep 2019 4:43 PM
It is too soon to proclaim the end of the Netanyahu era, but it may be the beginning of the end.
20 Sep 2019 1:16 PM
With nearly 95 per cent of votes counted Thursday, Gantz's Blue and White party stood at 33 seats in Israel's 120-seat Parliament.
19 Sep 2019 2:15 PM
Netanyahu highlighted his close ties with Trump in his election campaign.
19 Sep 2019 2:02 PM
Without Lieberman’s endorsement, both parties appear to have fallen well short of securing a parliamentary majority.
18 Sep 2019 5:13 PM