Rivlin refuses Azaria pardon

Israel’s president has refused to pardon the country’s most controversial army reservist – generating so much anger on the right that pictures casting the head-of-state as a Palestinian are flying around social media.

Sadat’s visit that changed history

There was a mixture of optimism and pessimism on Tuesday, as the Knesset marked the 40th anniversary of Egyptian president Anwar Sadat’s historic visit to Jerusalem.

German court upholds airline ban on Israeli passengers

Kuwait Airways may bar Israeli citizens from boarding its planes in Germany, a Frankfurt court ruled. Jewish and political leaders in Germany criticized the ruling handed down Thursday by the

Prince slammed over 1986 comments

IN a newly revealed letter from 1986, Prince Charles suggested the "influx of foreign, European Jews" was a cause of turmoil in the Middle East.

Syria deal: Israel’s prayers answered?

AMERICA and Russia have reached an agreement to remove Iranian forces, Hezbollah and other jihadists from Israel's doorstep. 

Genesis Prize for Portman

Natalie Portman has been named the winner of the 2018 Genesis Prize, which honors individuals who serve as an inspiration to the next generation of Jews through their outstanding professional achievement.

Bibi, May commemorate Balfour centenary

Israeli officials are delighted by the embrace they got in London for the centenary of the Balfour Declaration – breathing a sigh of relief that what could have been a nightmare occasion went off so smoothly.

Hatikvah ban at judo tournament

Israeli athletes won a number of medals at a judo tournament in Abu Dhabi last week, but tournament organisers refused to play the customary national anthem of the medallists.

Corbyn snubbing Balfour commemoration

Britain's Labour Party downgraded its representation at an event celebrating a milestone of Zionism, which Prime Minister Theresa May said she would attend "with pride".

Hamas extremism on show in Iran

Palestinian reconciliation won't cause Hamas to moderate, the group signalled last weekend by sending a senior official to Tehran.