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May 23, 2017
Fort Kochi and Mattancherry journal, Part 7: Once-thriving Jewish settlement now bears a deserted lookThe Paradeshi Synagogue at Jew Street in Mattancherry has been one of the biggest attraction of tourists visiting Kochi. But there are only five Jews left in Jew Town today.
May 22, 2017
Donald Trump becomes first sitting US president to pray at Western WallJerusalem: With a black skullcap on his head, Donald Trump prayed at the Western Wall in the Old City of East Jerusalem, becoming the first sitting US president to visit one of the most sacred sites in Judaism.
May 16, 2017
Fort Kochi and Mattancherry journal, Part 1: Century-old settlements fight to retain historical legacyFort Kochi and Mattancherry are not just an architectural marvel but a living guide to the students of history. In this multi-part series, Firstpost looks various ethnic communities and their place in the history of Mattancherry.
May 09, 2017
Israel slams Recep Tayyip Erdogan over Jerusalem remarks, says 'rights violator' can't preach moralityErdogan had vowed to prevent a draft bill being advanced in Israel that would prevent the use of speakers mounted on minarets to summon Muslims for prayer overnight.
May 07, 2017
Israel Cabinet committee pushing bill to downgrade Arabic, make Hebrew lone official languageAn Israeli Cabinet committee is pushing forward a bill that downgrades Arabic as an official language of the country.
Apr 25, 2017
Ivanka Trump in Berlin to talk women's economic empowermentArray
Apr 15, 2017
Donald Trump condemns Egypt attack, calls terrorism one of gravest threats to religious freedomUS President Donald Trump has said that terrorism is one of the gravest threats to religious freedom around the world and hoped for a "better tomorrow" when people of all faiths, including Hindus, can worship according to their conscience.
Feb 16, 2017
Israel-Palestine two-state solution: What comes after Donald Trump's ambiguous yet unsettling remarks?Donald Trump, the newly elected president of the United States of America met Benjamin Netanyahu, the prime minister of Israel; the US-Israel bond was "unbreakable" claimed Trump.
Nov 27, 2016
Israeli PM Netanyahu thanks Palestinian President Abbas for help in fighting firesNetanyahu and other right-wing leaders on Friday pointed the finger at Israeli Arabs, suggesting they committed "arson-terrorism".
Nov 22, 2016
Bid to quieten Muslim call to prayer amplifies Israel tensionsA bill backed by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to ban mosques around Israel and annexed east Jerusalem from using loudspeakers to amplify late night and early morning azans, or calls to prayers, has been approved by a ministerial committee ahead of a parliamentary debate and voting.