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 2020-11-24 10:14 

DEBKAfile

Government rift sets Israel on slippery slope to spring election...

The bones of contention between the two parties leading the coalition government pile up day by day. After just seven The post Government rift sets Israel on slippery slope to spring election appeared first on DEBKAfile ....

 2020-11-24 10:13 

i24 News

Netanyahu says received official invitation to visit Bahrain by crown prince...
 2020-11-24 10:10 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Positivity and the Holy Temple: Join the Holy Temple Rebellion!...

Rebulding the Holy Temple is possible - time to begin, even if it means rebelling against the Chief Rabbinate and its Rabbinic Council....

 2020-11-24 10:06 

Al Jazeera

India: Case against Netflix over temple kissing scene in show...

Hindu nationalists object to Hindu girl kissing Muslim boy against the backdrop of a temple in A Suitable Boy series....

 2020-11-24 10:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

2 critically injured in plane crash in southern Israel...

Emergency teams rushed to Kibbutz Mishmar Hanegev after aircraft crash reported. Two victims in critical condition....

 2020-11-24 10:04 

Times of Israel

Qantas is 1st airline to say it'll require COVID vaccine for international trips...

Australian carrier says conditions for travel will change when shot is available; International Air Transport Association in final stages of developing digital health passAustralian carrier says conditions for travel will change when shot is available; In...

 2020-11-24 10:03 

Bahrain News Agency

NATO, EU invite Biden to rebuild transatlantic ties...
 2020-11-24 10:01 

Al Jazeera

German economy grew at record pace in 3rd quarter but fears mount...

Europe's largest economy grew by 8.5 percent in June-September period, but rising COVID infections cloud outlook....

 2020-11-24 09:56 

Ynetnews

Iran sees foreign firms returning if U.S. lifts sanctions under Biden...
 2020-11-24 09:55 

Haaretz Daily

How will Israel decide who gets which coronavirus vaccine?...

An eight-member team of experts named by the health ministry's director-general will issue recommendations next week as to how to divide up the vaccines most of which are due to arrive in the first half of 2021...

 2020-11-24 09:54 

Ynetnews

Light aircraft crashes near Rahat, both passengers critically wounded...
 2020-11-24 09:51 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran's textile export rises up by 30%...

Tehran, Nov 24, IRNA The vice-chairman of Iran's Textile Exporters and Manufacturers Associations said on Tuesday that statistics show a 30-percent increase in export of textile products in the first five months of the current Iranian year (starting o...

 2020-11-24 09:50 

FX Empire

Brexit Talks are set to resume by Friday as the Pound inches towards $1.34...

The talk of an imminent deal is doing the rounds. With talks set to resume late this week, the Pound could be getting ready for a move....

 2020-11-24 09:49 

MehrNews.com

Cinema Verite filmfest to show self-sacrifice amid COVID-19...

TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) Director of Corona Section of 14th Iran International Documentary Film Festival "Cinema Verite" said this section will show struggle, self-sacrifice, and the epic of medical teams who are combating coronavirus in the country....

 2020-11-24 09:48 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

New legislation leads to 80 women being freed from agunah status...

Israeli rabbinical courts can now impose sanctions on get refusers from abroad, if they visit Israel....

 2020-11-24 09:46 

Times of Israel

Netanyahu says Bahraini crown prince invited him to Manama in 'near future'...

A week after first-ever visit to Jewish state by Gulf island's foreign minister, PM says he will accept invitation 'with pleasure'A week after first-ever visit to Jewish state by Gulf island's foreign minister, PM says he will accept invit...

 2020-11-24 09:44 

Ynetnews

Kurdish and Turkey-backed fighters clash in Syria, 11 killed...
 2020-11-24 09:43 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Finding God in unexpected places...

Life is truly a ladder set up on the ground, but its top reaches heaven....

 2020-11-24 09:41 

Times of Israel

Bucking widespread fear, experts say Israel not on the cusp of a 3rd COVID wave...

The transmission rate has been rising but the full picture is less alarming than it seems, with outbreaks highly localized and most of the country 'shining green'The transmission rate has been rising but the full picture is less alarming than it s...

 2020-11-24 09:37 

Times of Israel

Daily cases swell to highest level in a month as grades 5-6 return to class...

300,000 kids head back to school; task force notes rise in hospitalizations not linked to testing; health chief warns against easing too many restrictions300,000 kids head back to school; task force notes rise in hospitalizations not linked to testing; he...

 2020-11-24 09:37 

Saudi Press Agency

Pakistan Condemns Terrorist Attack on Petroleum Products Distribution Terminal in Jeddah...
 2020-11-24 09:34 

Al Jazeera

Who is al-Qaeda's new North Africa chief?...

Abu Obaida Yusuf al-Annabi is a well-known veteran among the armed groups wreaking havoc in North Africa....

 2020-11-24 09:34 

Al Jazeera

Vaccine progress, Biden transition news give stocks a boost...

Investors say Trump's nod for an official transition to Biden and latest COVID vaccine progress remove some uncertainty....

 2020-11-24 09:31 

Al Jazeera

Inmates killed in Colombia riot shot intentionally: HRW...

New evidence sheds light on one of the deadliest prison uprisings in Colombia's recent history....

 2020-11-24 09:31 

Bahrain News Agency

Germany looking at stricter Covid shutdown as Christmas approaches...
 2020-11-24 09:30 

JPost.com

AstraZeneca must prove claim to cheapest COVID-19 vaccine...

AstraZeneca had no immediate comment on the matter....

 2020-11-24 09:30 

JPost.com

Netanyahu, UAE Crown Prince nominated for Nobel Peace Prize...

The nomination was made by Lord William David Trimble - himself a past recipient....

 2020-11-24 09:29 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iran's Zarif Urges World to Help End 'Yemen's Tragedy' - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif called on the international community to help put an end to the ongoing military campaign and siege against Yemen, which has so far claimed the lives of thousands of Yemenis....

 2020-11-24 09:28 

Bahrain News Agency

China launches mission to bring back material from moon...
 2020-11-24 09:27 

MehrNews.com

7th Iran-Qatar Joint Economic Commission meeting kicks off...

TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) The 7th meeting of the Iran-Qatar Joint Economic Commission meeting kicked off in the central Iranian city of Isfahan on Tuesday morning....

 2020-11-24 09:27 

Bahrain News Agency

Australia's second-wave virus hotspot records zero active cases...
 2020-11-24 09:26 

Al Jazeera

Ethiopia capturing Tigray capital may not end conflict: Analysts...

As federal forces encircle Makelle and TPLF remains defiant, analysts fear capture of the city may not end the crisis....

 2020-11-24 09:26 

JPost.com

Russian and Iranian FM discuss Syria, Karabakh, nuclear deal in phone call...
 2020-11-24 09:26 

Bahrain News Agency

Qantas to make virus vaccine compulsory for international travel...
 2020-11-24 09:25 

Kuwait News Agency

S. Korea adds 349 new virus cases, total now at 31,353...

TOKYO, Nov 24 (KUNA) -- South Korea added 349 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, bringing the country's total caseload to 31,353, according to Yonhap News Agency. The country reported one additional death from COVID-19, raising the total to 510, the Ko...

 2020-11-24 09:24 

Al Arabiya

UN, other officials seek funds for Afghanistan at virtual donors conference...

Top officials including the UN secretary-general and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo were taking part in a largely virtual pledging conference for Afghan...

 2020-11-24 09:24 

Bahrain News Agency

Samsung takes one-third of global TV market in Q3...
 2020-11-24 09:23 

JPost.com

Russia's Sputnik V vaccine to be cheaper than rivals, says fund head...

Pricing the vaccine at a lower level than competitors could help Moscow grab more market share....

 2020-11-24 09:20 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Building Iran's trust to be important aim of Biden: Pakistan daily...

Islamabad, Nov 24, IRNA -- Leading Pakistani English newspaper says Donald Trump's four years as president were arguably the worst in ties with Iran, however, if Biden is serious about reopening channels with Iran, he needs to put in place confidence-...

 2020-11-24 09:18 

Bahrain News Agency

[ Local News ]

Bahrain condemns Houthi attack on Jeddah fuel distribution terminal...
 2020-11-24 09:17 

JPost.com

Iran reports record high 13,721 new COVID-19 cases...
 2020-11-24 09:15 

Times of Israel

'This is going nowhere': Gantz, Netanyahu shout at each other at cabinet meeting...

In latest manifestation of coalition crisis, debate over pandemic response said to devolve into recriminations; Likud minister says he expects Knesset to be dissolved in DecemberIn latest manifestation of coalition crisis, debate over pandemic response sa...

 2020-11-24 09:14 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Budget for disabled access to Patriarchs Cave still not approved...

Project has green light to proceed, but ministries have yet to apportion budget. Fears that Supreme Court could still halt it....

 2020-11-24 09:14 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Bandar Abbas, Ningbo to sign sisterhood agreement...

Bandar Abbas, Nov 24, IRNA Head of Iranian foreign ministry office in Bandar Abbas said Iran consulate in Shanghai has put on its agenda signing sisterhood agreement between Bandar Abbas and Chinese city of Ningbo....

 2020-11-24 09:13 

MehrNews.com

Iran pioneer in producing COVID-19 vaccine in region...

TEHRAN, Nov. 24 (MNA) Head of Scientific Committee of Coronavirus Combat and Prevention Headquarters said that Islamic Republic of Iran is one of the chief candidates for producing coronavirus, COVID-19, vaccine in the West Asian region....

 2020-11-24 09:13 

Bahrain News Agency

Chinese Foreign Minister visits Japan amid regional tensions...
 2020-11-24 09:07 

JPost.com

UN alarmed at military build-up around Tigray capital...
 2020-11-24 09:06 

Bahrain News Agency

Chinese truck startup valued at nearly $12 billion...
 2020-11-24 09:03 

Kuwait News Agency

Sudan registers three deaths, 244 Covid-19 cases...

KHARTOUM, Nov 24 (KUNA) -- Sudan said Tuesday 244 people tested positive for coronavirus while three persons died of the contagious disease in the past 24 hours. Ministry of Health said in a statement to the press total deaths rose to 1,202 and registered...

 2020-11-24 09:01 

JPost.com

High Court: Inconceivable that there is no timeline for state budget...

"How can this be justified from the perspective of the Knesset? Transferring this budget is one of the most important and basic functions of the Knesset."...

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