Lapid's announcement came in the final hour before a midnight deadline
03 Jun 2021 10:39 AM
Charges include illegally trading favours in exchange for positive coverage for himself in Israel's top-selling newspaper
24 May 2020 9:09 AM
Initial reports say staff had found Du dead in his bed and that there were no signs of violence
17 May 2020 3:50 PM
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
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
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 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
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
Netanyahu, the country's longest-serving prime minister, has dominated the political discourse during the campaign.
15 Sep 2019 2:43 PM
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
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the military had thwarted the planned Iranian attack.
25 Aug 2019 2:05 PM
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
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
The status of Al-Aqsa, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, is one of the most sensitive issues in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
30 Jun 2019 2:19 PM
Sara Netanyahu was found guilty of exploiting the mistake of another person and ordered to pay a fine and compensation.
16 Jun 2019 3:32 PM