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Gaza rocket explodes in the south

Gazan rocket exploded in the Gan Yavne region, east of Ashdod on Tuesday evening, shattering four weeks of quiet and setting of air raid sirens in the Ashdod and Lakhish regions.
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Australian Jew helps in quake-struck Nepal

KATHMANDU – An Australian Jewish woman who found herself in Nepal during the earthquake is promising to stay in the country and help reconstruct it. Chani Gurewicz from Melbourne arrived in Nepal just a few days before the quake, but […]


Lieberman resigns as FM, won’t join next coalition

Yisrael Beytenu leader Avigdor Lieberman announced Monday that he was resigning from his current position as foreign minister and that his party would not join the new coalition.


Israel spearheads Nepal relief efforts

Israeli’s ambulance service led international relief efforts in Nepal this week, arriving ahead of all other foreign medical organisations and getting straight down to work treating the wounded. Almost as soon as the quake happened, Magen David Adom had hired […]


300 Israelis return home from earthquake-ravaged Nepal

More than 300 Israelis have returned home from earthquake-ravaged Nepal, including 25 infants born to surrogate mothers.


Mortar shells fired from Syria land near Golan kibbutz

Two mortar shells fired from Syria struck open areas near a kibbutz in the Golan Heights.

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Terrorists fire rocket from Gaza

Terrorists in Gaza fired a rocket at the Sderot area on Thursday evening, shattering months of quiet and triggering air raid sirens in the area.


Holocaust diary prompts quest

A RESEARCH team at Yad Vashem is requesting help from the public in tracking down information about people named in a journal written during the Holocaust.


Two IDF soldiers stabbed by Palestinians

Two Israeli soldiers were stabbed and injured by a Palestinian knife-wielding attacker in the West Bank on Wednesday morning.


Netanyahu’s ‘strong, stable government’

A triumphant Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told Likud supporters in his victory speech early Wednesday that he would aim to form “a strong, stable government” that would tackle “security and socioeconomic challenges.”