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Dec 07, 2017
Donald Trump declares Jerusalem Israel's capital: US president has damaged UN, risks setting West Asia afireNo one is quite clear what the urgency was for US president Donald Trump to unilaterally sign the order recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. And the haste with which the US is shifting its embassy seem extraordinarily insensitive.
Dec 07, 2017
By moving US embassy to Jerusalem, Donald Trump is acting on long-pending law on Israel's disputed capitalTrump’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel is just a confirmation of the ground reality. The fact of the matter is that no Arab country can start a war with the militarily superior Israel to snatch Jerusalem
Jul 26, 2017
Israel removes metal detectors from holy site as Muslims continue boycottJerusalem: Israel removed metal detectors from a highly sensitive Jerusalem holy site after their installation triggered deadly violence, but Muslim worshippers kept up a boycott, suspicious over what would come next. Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said he would maintain a freeze on coordination with Israel despite the climb down.
Jul 05, 2017
Narendra Modi in Israel: Don't believe the hype, India isn't abandoning support for PalestineIt seems only fair that the first Indian prime minister to visit Israel is Narendra Modi of the BJP.
Jul 04, 2017
Narendra Modi in Israel: PM's stress on a soft cultural approach to reinforce bilateral ties a win-win strategyThe prime minister wants to place the burgeoning relationship within the paradigm of an ancient civilisational connect.
May 19, 2017
US president Donald Trump to be accompanied by daughter Ivanka on overseas tripWashington: Ivanka Trump will travel with the US president Donald Trump president to Saudi Arabia, Israel and Italy on his upcoming foreign trip.
Nov 17, 2016
Israel says Jewish birthrate same as Arabs for first timeThe Jewish birthrate has drawn level with that of Arabs in Israel for the first time since the state was founded in 1948, the Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics says.
Aug 02, 2016
France lays to rest Jacques Hamel, priest killed in Normandy church attackFrance paid its last respects Tuesday to Father Jacques Hamel, the 85-year-old priest murdered by jihadists last week, at an emotional funeral.
Jun 30, 2016
'Mein Kampf' publisher promises proceeds from sales to Holocaust survivorsA Boston-based publishing company has decided to donate proceeds from Adolf Hitler's infamous manifesto Mein Kampf to a local organisation that works with ageing Holocaust survivors.
Jun 17, 2016
Ex-Auschwitz guard, willing henchman in Holocaust, convicted in Germany | ReutersDETMOLD, Germany A 94-year-old former Auschwitz guard was sentenced to jail in Germany on Friday by a judge who branded him a "willing and efficient henchman" in the Holocaust. In what is likely to be one of Germany's last trials for World War Two-era atrocities, Reinhold Hanning was convicted of being an accessory to the murder of at least 170,000 people at the concentration camp in Nazi-occupied Poland. Rejecting the defence argument that the former SS officer had never killed, beaten or abused anyone himself, Judge Anke Grudda said Hanning had chosen to serve in the notorious death camp and had helped it run.