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Benjamin Netanyahu says no govt did as much to boost Jewish settlement in Israel
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Benjamin Netanyahu says no govt did as much to boost Jewish settlement in Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that his government had done more than all its predecessors to boost Jewish settlement.

Benjamin Netanyahu defends climbdown on holy site metal detectors
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Benjamin Netanyahu defends climbdown on holy site metal detectors

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday defended his decision to remove metal detectors from the entrance to a Jerusalem holy site after deadly unrest, saying it was in the best interest of security.

Religious tensions at Al-Aqsa mosque defused as King Salman was in contact with US, says Saudi Arabia
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Religious tensions at Al-Aqsa mosque defused as King Salman was in contact with US, says Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia said on Thursday King Salman had been in contact with the United States and other world powers to try to prevent Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City being closed to Muslims and to defuse political and religious tensions

Pope Francis calls for dialogue after restrictions by Israel led to clashes at Jerusalem holy site
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Pope Francis calls for dialogue after restrictions by Israel led to clashes at Jerusalem holy site

Pope Francis has appealed for moderation after recent killings at a Jerusalem holy site

Recep Erdogan condemns Israel's excessive use of force over clashes at Jerusalem mosque
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Recep Erdogan condemns Israel's excessive use of force over clashes at Jerusalem mosque

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday denounced as "excessive" the use of force by Israeli security forces in deadly clashes over sensitive Jerusalem holy site

Equality in Islam is limited to Muslim brotherhood, excludes non-Muslims until they live under Sharia rule
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Equality in Islam is limited to Muslim brotherhood, excludes non-Muslims until they live under Sharia rule

The concept of equality in Islam, as understood by Muslims, has always been 'Islamic equality', or equality between Muslims only. This excludes equality for non-Muslims.

Muslims continue boycotting Jerusalem holy site for third day after Israel puts metal detectors
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Muslims continue boycotting Jerusalem holy site for third day after Israel puts metal detectors

Muslims boycotted a Jerusalem holy site for the third day after Israeli authorities installed metal detectors and cameras at entrances.

Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque reopens after attack, but Muslims refuse to enter, citing new security measures
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Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque reopens after attack, but Muslims refuse to enter, citing new security measures

he Al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem reopened on Sunday after being closed following a deadly attack, but Muslims were refusing to enter over new Israeli security measures, including metal detectors and cameras

Israel advances bill making it difficult for Palestinians to negotiate over Jerusalem land
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Israel advances bill making it difficult for Palestinians to negotiate over Jerusalem land

Israeli ministers gave initial approval on Sunday to a bill aimed at making it more difficult for the government to hand the Palestinians parts of Jerusalem

Jerusalem shooting: Israel to reopen holy site amid concerns of violence after attack
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Jerusalem shooting: Israel to reopen holy site amid concerns of violence after attack

Israel will gradually reopen a Jerusalem holy site Sunday after taking the rare step of shutting it down following a deadly assault there that sparked concerns of a fresh round of violence

Narendra Modi in Tel Aviv today: It is time Muslims rethink their idea of Israel
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Narendra Modi in Tel Aviv today: It is time Muslims rethink their idea of Israel

On 4 July, Narendra Modi became the first Indian prime minister to visit Israel.

Narendra Modi's Israel visit: Indian Jews expect minority status, better connectivity between nations after trip
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Narendra Modi's Israel visit: Indian Jews expect minority status, better connectivity between nations after trip

India's small community of Jews is looking forward to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel — the first ever by an Indian Premier

Israel: Policewoman stabbed after Islamic State militants open fire on police officers
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Israel: Policewoman stabbed after Islamic State militants open fire on police officers

The Islamic State on Saturday claimed responsibility for the fatal stabbing of an Israeli policewoman outside Jerusalem's Old City.

Fort Kochi and Mattancherry journal, Part 7: Once-thriving Jewish settlement now bears a deserted look
India

Fort Kochi and Mattancherry journal, Part 7: Once-thriving Jewish settlement now bears a deserted look

The 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.

Donald Trump becomes first sitting US president to pray at Western Wall
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Donald Trump becomes first sitting US president to pray at Western Wall

Jerusalem: 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.

Israel slams Recep Tayyip Erdogan over Jerusalem remarks, says 'rights violator' can't preach morality
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Israel slams Recep Tayyip Erdogan over Jerusalem remarks, says 'rights violator' can't preach morality

Erdogan 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.

Donald Trump condemns Egypt attack, calls terrorism one of gravest threats to religious freedom
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Donald Trump condemns Egypt attack, calls terrorism one of gravest threats to religious freedom

US 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.

Israel-Palestine two-state solution: What comes after Donald Trump's ambiguous yet unsettling remarks?
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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.