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Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu given first chance to form government

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

Israel: Amid vote deadlock, Netanyahu, Gantz set for new talks

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 main parties begin talks on coalition government

Israel's president is responsible for choosing a candidate for prime minister after national elections.

24 Sep 2019 6:56 PM

Lieberman asks Netanyahu, Gantz to 'flip a coin' for who serves first as 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

Israeli president Reuven Rivlin begins talks to form new government

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

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Israel's Netanyahu fails to secure clear election win. What happens next?

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

After failing to win majority, Netanyahu calls on rival Gantz to form unity govt together

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

Israeli voters deliver deadlock, Netanyahu's tenure in doubt

Netanyahu highlighted his close ties with Trump in his election campaign.

19 Sep 2019 2:02 PM

Setback for PM Netanyahu as Israel’s 2 main political parties deadlocked after election

Without Lieberman’s endorsement, both parties appear to have fallen well short of securing a parliamentary majority.

18 Sep 2019 5:13 PM

Israel PM battles for survival as exit polls show race too close to call

Dubbed 'King Bibi' by his supporters, Netanyahu had already been stung by his failure to form a government after an election in April.

18 Sep 2019 10:38 AM

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Embattled Israeli PM fights for survival in do-over election

Netanyahu, the country's longest-serving prime minister, has dominated the political discourse during the campaign.

15 Sep 2019 2:43 PM

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu cancels planned day-long visit to India on Sep 9

This is the second time this year that the Israeli leader has cancelled a planned visit to India, doing so earlier before April elections.

03 Sep 2019 3:55 PM

Israel ready for any scenario after Hezbollah clash: Netanyahu

Israel's military said anti-tank missiles from Lebanon targeted an army base and vehicles.

02 Sep 2019 10:31 AM

'Calm down': Netanyahu asks Hezbollah leader after drone incident

In a speech on Sunday, Hezbollah leader Nasrallah accused Israel of carrying out an attack with an exploding drone earlier that day.

28 Aug 2019 1:37 PM

Israel hits Iranian force in Syria to stop 'killer drones': Israeli military

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the military had thwarted the planned Iranian attack.

25 Aug 2019 2:05 PM

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4 Palestinians shot dead by Israeli troops in Gaza Strip

The remains of the four Palestinian men are currently in Israeli custody.

11 Aug 2019 10:38 AM

Israel begins demolition of Palestinian homes in Jerusalem

Palestinians accuse Israel of using security as pretext to force them out as part of long-term efforts to expand settlements and roads.

22 Jul 2019 1:09 PM

Ahead of elections in Israel, PM Netanyahu will meet PM Modi on Sept 9

Some analysts here believe that the meeting with Modi is meant to prop up his campaign right before the polls.

21 Jul 2019 8:33 PM

Benjamin Netanyahu to visit India in September to meet PM Modi

Some analysts in Israel believe that the meeting with PM Modi is meant to prop up his campaign right before the polls.

21 Jul 2019 6:17 PM

Israel Aerospace signs USD 50 million follow-up deal with Indian navy

The agreement involves maintenance and other services for sub-systems of Israel Aerospace’s medium range surface-to-air missile

17 Jul 2019 2:40 PM

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