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Israel's McJesus statue, featuring a crucified Ronald McDonald, rouses ire of Arab Christian community
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Israel's McJesus statue, featuring a crucified Ronald McDonald, rouses ire of Arab Christian community

The artwork called 'McJesus,' is sculpted by Finnish artist Jani Leinonen and depicts a crucified Ronald McDonald. It is on display as part of the Haifa museum's 'Sacred Goods' exhibit, in Haifa, Israel. Hundreds of Arab Christians calling for the sculpture's removal protested at the museum last week.

Vijay Rupani to embark on six-day trip to Israel, aims to strengthen cooperation in internal security, agriculture
India

Vijay Rupani to embark on six-day trip to Israel, aims to strengthen cooperation in internal security, agriculture

Vijay Rupani will embark on a six-day trip to Israel from Tuesday to strengthen cooperation in the fields of internal security, water management and agriculture.

Benjamin Netanyahu 'disappointed' by India's vote on Jerusalem issue but hopes one vote won't affect ties
India

Benjamin Netanyahu 'disappointed' by India's vote on Jerusalem issue but hopes one vote won't affect ties

Benjamin Netanyahu arrived in India on a six-day visit, during which he will hold talks with Narendra Modi. This is only the second visit by an Israeli leader to India.

Narendra Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu to formally rename New Delhi's Teen Murti Chowk after Israeli city Haifa today
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Narendra Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu to formally rename New Delhi's Teen Murti Chowk after Israeli city Haifa today

PM Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu will attend a solemn ceremony at the Teen Murti Memorial in New Delhi to rename it after Haifa city

FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers: Israel captain Eran Zahavi angered by boos, quits ahead of clash with Italy
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FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers: Israel captain Eran Zahavi angered by boos, quits ahead of clash with Italy

Zahavi was left fuming on Saturday by fans in Haifa who started booing when Macedonia scored the only goal of a shock victory in a World Cup qualifier.

World's oldest man dies at 113: Yisrael Kristal survived the Holocaust, both world wars
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World's oldest man dies at 113: Yisrael Kristal survived the Holocaust, both world wars

Israel Kristal, the world's oldest man who lived through both World Wars and survived the Auschwitz concentration camp has passed away just a month short of his 114th birthday, his family has said.

Narendra Modi in Israel: PM visits Haifa cemetery to pay homage to Indian soldiers
India

Narendra Modi in Israel: PM visits Haifa cemetery to pay homage to Indian soldiers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday visited the Indian cemetery in the Israeli city of Haifa and paid homage to Indian soldiers who laid down their lives during World War 1 while protecting the city from the powerful forces of the Ottoman Empire.

Narendra Modi in Israel: Benjamin Netanyahu hails India partnership as 'marriage made in heaven'
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Narendra Modi in Israel: Benjamin Netanyahu hails India partnership as 'marriage made in heaven'

During the Cold War, India didn't have open relations with Israel, leaning heavily in favor of the Palestinians. But over the past quarter century, the countries have developed close ties in high-tech and defense.

Narendra Modi leaves for Israel: Benjamin Netanyahu to receive PM at airport; will leave for Germany 7 July
India

Narendra Modi leaves for Israel: Benjamin Netanyahu to receive PM at airport; will leave for Germany 7 July

Narendra Modi departed for his two-nation visit to Israel and Germany on Monday morning

Israel's Supreme Court sentences ex-PM Ehud Olmert to jail for 18 months on bribery charge
World

Israel's Supreme Court sentences ex-PM Ehud Olmert to jail for 18 months on bribery charge

Israel's Supreme Court upheld one bribery conviction and dismissed another bribery charge against former premier Ehud Olmert

IBM Researchers Develop Shield To Mask Sensitive On-Screen Info
Biztech

IBM Researchers Develop Shield To Mask Sensitive On-Screen Info

MAGEN might help organisations better comply with privacy laws and lessen the vulnerability of information to theft.