Israel

Showing of 1 - 20 from 2672 results
Israel - Total results - 2672
Israel, UAE and Bahrain sign Abraham Accords, with an eager Donald Trump playing host
World

Israel, UAE and Bahrain sign Abraham Accords, with an eager Donald Trump playing host

As a condition for the UAE's agreement to normalise relations, Netanyahu agreed to freeze his plan to annex portions of the West Bank. But the Palestinians seemed an afterthought, barely mentioned in the day’s official remarks.

Bahrain becomes latest Arab nation to recognise Israel in US-brokered deal
World

Bahrain becomes latest Arab nation to recognise Israel in US-brokered deal

The announcement came less than a week before Trump hosts a ceremony to mark the establishment of full relations between Israel and the UAE

UNGA adopts resolution calling for 'international cooperation' against COVID-19; US votes against it
World

UNGA adopts resolution calling for 'international cooperation' against COVID-19; US votes against it

The resolution acknowledges the key leadership role of the WHO and the fundamental role of the United Nations system in catalysing the global response to COVID-19

As Israel's COVID-19 cases spike, thousands gather outside Benjamin Netanyahu's residence to demand his resignation
World

As Israel's COVID-19 cases spike, thousands gather outside Benjamin Netanyahu's residence to demand his resignation

The toll has surpassed 1,000 and the country is considering a new lockdown to stop the rapid spike in daily infections

First direct commercial flight from Israel takes off  for UAE after historic peace deal
World

First direct commercial flight from Israel takes off for UAE after historic peace deal

The El Al flight carrying high-ranking Israeli and American delegations flew into Saudi airspace shortly after take-off

Israel strikes Gaza after Palestinian militants fire rockets; no casualties reported on either side
World

Israel strikes Gaza after Palestinian militants fire rockets; no casualties reported on either side

Israel and Hamas have traded fire on a number of occasions in recent weeks, and Hamas has launched a wave of incendiary balloons across the frontier that have torched wide swathes of farmland.

Donald Trump mulls selling advanced American F-35 jets to UAE despite Israel objections
World

Donald Trump mulls selling advanced American F-35 jets to UAE despite Israel objections

Benjamin Netanyahu's office said he opposed the sale of F-35s and other weapons to any country in West Asia, including Arab countries that have peace agreements with Israel

Iran threatens 'dangerous future' for UAE after Israel deal; terms US-brokered pact 'shameful'
World

Iran threatens 'dangerous future' for UAE after Israel deal; terms US-brokered pact 'shameful'

The UAE is the first Gulf Arab state to such a deal and only the third Arab nation to establish normalised relations with Israel

Israel agrees to halt further annexation of Palestine under 'historic' US-brokered deal with UAE
World

Israel agrees to halt further annexation of Palestine under 'historic' US-brokered deal with UAE

Establishing diplomatic ties between Israel and Washington's West Asia allies, including the wealthy conservative monarchies, is a key goal of Donald Trump's strategy in the region

Hariri verdict, a Russian-owned ship and Hezbollah-Israel  animosity: Conspiracy theories abound over Beirut blast
World

Hariri verdict, a Russian-owned ship and Hezbollah-Israel animosity: Conspiracy theories abound over Beirut blast

In the Lebanese cesspool of corruption and mismanagement, the actual reason for the Beirut blast or the identity of men behind it may never be known

Children are not 'almost immune' to the Coronavirus: Everything we know on how the virus infects them
science

Children are not 'almost immune' to the Coronavirus: Everything we know on how the virus infects them

Israel serves as a cautionary tale, with outbreaks in multiple schools that infected hundreds of students, teachers and relatives.

Israel launches spy satellite, Ofek 16, to keep a better eye on its enemies
science

Israel launches spy satellite, Ofek 16, to keep a better eye on its enemies

The Defense Ministry called Ofek 16 "an electro-optical reconnaissance satellite with advanced capabilities."

Israeli startup makes 3D printed vegan steak they claim can actually pass as the real thing
News & Analysis

Israeli startup makes 3D printed vegan steak they claim can actually pass as the real thing

Israeli star chef Assaf Granit said that eight out of ten people wouldn’t know the difference between real meat and the vegan steak.

How Congress lost PV Narasimha Rao, its hero of liberalisation, ‘Look East’ and Israel policies
Politics

How Congress lost PV Narasimha Rao, its hero of liberalisation, ‘Look East’ and Israel policies

Many argue PV Narasimha Rao was India’s finest prime minister, but not his own Congress party and its dynastic ‘high command’.

In conversation with Fauda director Rotem Shamir: 'The show portrays the circle of violence that doesn't end'
Entertainment

In conversation with Fauda director Rotem Shamir: 'The show portrays the circle of violence that doesn't end'

With a successful third season of Fauda behind him, director Rotem Shamir speaks about his experiences helming “the Narcos of the Middle East” and the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, which serves as the setting for the series.

Israel announces partnership with UAE to fight coronavirus; Abu Dhabi throws cold water over proclamation
World

Israel announces partnership with UAE to fight coronavirus; Abu Dhabi throws cold water over proclamation

A public partnership with the UAE would have been a political windfall for Benjamin Netanyahu, who has sought to build ties with Arab countries without making progress on a peace accord with the Palestinians

Narendra Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu discuss expanding cooperation in research for vaccine to fight COVID-19 pandemic
India

Narendra Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu discuss expanding cooperation in research for vaccine to fight COVID-19 pandemic

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday discussed with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu the potential areas in which the two countries can expand cooperation in the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic, including research and development efforts in the field of vaccines.

Genetic sampling of the Dead Sea Scrolls help scientists uncover the origin story
science

Genetic sampling of the Dead Sea Scrolls help scientists uncover the origin story

The Dead Sea Scrolls are a collection of hundreds of manuscripts and thousands of fragments of ancient Jewish religious texts, discovered in 1947.

China's ambassador to Israel found dead at Tel Aviv home, says foreign ministry; police investigating death of 58-yr-old
World

China's ambassador to Israel found dead at Tel Aviv home, says foreign ministry; police investigating death of 58-yr-old

The Chinese ambassador to Israel was found dead in his home north of Tel Aviv on Sunday, Israel’s Foreign Ministry said.

Indian Army considers allowing young professionals to join force for 3-year tenure: A look at military conscription laws around the world
India

Indian Army considers allowing young professionals to join force for 3-year tenure: A look at military conscription laws around the world

Such a voluntary three-year-stint in the army would be distinct from a permanent job in the armed forces, which entails pension and other such benefits.