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 2018-02-18 05:02 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Senior officials in Bezeq detained in 'Case 4000' probe...
 2018-02-18 05:00 

Israel21c

Luxury hotel in Acre honored by TripAdvisor...

The Efendi Hotel was honored in five categories by the US-based travel site, including being named among the top small hotels in the Middle East and Israel....

 2018-02-18 04:58 

Al Jazeera

Is Russia attempting to erase Crimean Muslim culture?...

Crimean Tatars fear the Kremlin, after annexation, is chipping away at identity of the 250,000-strong Muslim ethnicity....

 2018-02-18 04:58 

Times of Israel

Likud MK postpones hearing on police probes, insists top cop will face grilling...

Roni Alsheich summoned to testify before Knesset committee on assertion that private sleuths were gathering info about officers looking into PMRoni Alsheich summoned to testify before Knesset committee on assertion that private sleuths were gathering info...

 2018-02-18 04:57 

JPost.com

Defense minister vows to 'eliminate' terrorists behind Gaza attack...

The IDF carried out 18 retaliatory airstrikes against Hamas targets across the Gaza Strip overnight....

 2018-02-18 04:52 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Rouhani: We'll adhere to nuclear deal...

Iranian President says his country will adhere to commitments under the 2015 nuclear deal: Haggling with it is ridiculous....

 2018-02-18 04:52 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Rouhani: We'll adhere to nuclear deal...
 2018-02-18 04:42 

JPost.com

Iranian foreign minister: Netanyahu speech was 'cartoonish circus'...
 2018-02-18 04:38 

MehrNews.com

President leaves New Delhi for Tehran...

TEHRAN, Feb. 18 (MNA) President of the Islamic Republic of Iran left New Delhi minutes ago, heading for Tehran to end his three-day visit to India....

 2018-02-18 04:23 

Haaretz Daily

The Polish PM wants to please voters, and 'Jewish perpetrators' in the Holocaust are his populist diversion...

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki's effort to compare Jews to Poles in this context is an outrageous, anti-historical distortion...

 2018-02-18 04:11 

JPost.com

Ministers green-light reduced penalties for pot smoking, decriminalization...

The bill still has to undergo three votes in the Knesset before becoming law....

 2018-02-18 04:07 

JPost.com

Loophole-laden bill to cut PA funds over terrorist salaries approved...

The bill states that the Security Cabinet will meet each month to decide whether to dock the amount the PA paid terrorists from the tax and tariffs that Israel collects for them....

 2018-02-18 04:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Hotovely to hold urgent discussion over Polish PM's remarks...

Deputy Foreign Minister will hold urgent discussion after Polish PM says Holocaust included "Jewish perpetrators"....

 2018-02-18 04:06 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Hotovely to hold urgent discussion over Polish PM's remarks...
 2018-02-18 04:00 

The Peninsula Qatar

Get a copy of your job contract from Ministry website...

Now private sector employees in Qatar can get a copy of their job contract online through the ministry's website....

 2018-02-18 03:44 

JPost.com

Bulgaria foreign ministry condemns neo-Nazi march...

The foreign ministry said that any act glorifying Nazi ideology was "absolutely unacceptable"....

 2018-02-18 03:43 

Times of Israel

Florida, angry and grieving, takes gun protest to streets...

As new details emerge of gunman's unstable and violent past, thousands of demonstrators insist they will not relent until action taken on gun-control legislationAs new details emerge of gunman's unstable and violent past, thousands of demonstrator...

 2018-02-18 03:40 

Press TV

Pentagon watchdog agency questions 'progress' in US war on Afghanistan...

A Pentagon watchdog agency questions "progress" in the US war on Afghanistan....

 2018-02-18 03:40 

JPost.com

'Jewish perpetrators' comments not Holocaust denial, Polish gov't says...

"The words ...should be interpreted as a sincere call for open discussion of crimes committed against Jews during the Holocaust, regardless of the nationality of those involved in each crime."...

 2018-02-18 03:35 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran is, and will continue to be a major player in Middle East...

London, Feb 17, IRNA - In an exclusive interview with IRNA, The Independent's Defence Correspondent 'Kim Sengupta' said: Iran is, and will continue to be a major player in the Middle East....

 2018-02-18 03:30 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Iran to protest ban of wrestler who boycotted Israeli...

Iran's wrestling federation to protest decision to ban one of its wrestlers for deliberately throwing a match to avoid fighting an Israeli....

 2018-02-18 03:30 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Iran to protest ban of wrestler who boycotted Israeli...
 2018-02-18 03:29 

Times of Israel

Dr. Alice Shalvi: Equal education of Orthodox women is changing Israeli society...

The fight for parity in Israel is only just getting started, says the 91-year-old champion of religious feminismThe fight for parity in Israel is only just getting started, says the 91-year-old champion of religious feminism...

 2018-02-18 03:27 

FARS News Agency

Thousands Demand Netanyahu Resign Over Police Probe in Tel Aviv...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Thousands of anti-government protesters took to the streets of Tel Aviv demanding the removal of the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after police recommended charging him over corruption allegations. [VIDEO]...

 2018-02-18 03:15 

Times of Israel

IDF says false alarms triggered border sirens as airstrikes continue over Gaza...

10 Hamas 'terror targets' destroyed in latest retaliation after bomb injures four Israeli soldiers, rocket hit Sha'ar Hanegev home10 Hamas 'terror targets' destroyed in latest retaliation after bomb injures four Israeli soldiers, rocke...

 2018-02-18 03:02 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran lashes out at US official for irrelevant statements in Munich...

Tehran, Feb 18, IRNA - The Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Sunday lashed out at the White House national security advisor for encouraging other countries not to invest in Iran....

 2018-02-18 03:01 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Now is the time to act against Iran'...

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster warns Iran is developing proxy armies in Lebanon, Syria, Yemen and Iraq....

 2018-02-18 03:01 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

U.S. official: 'Now is the time to act against Iran'...
 2018-02-18 02:56 

Press TV

School carnage survivor slams Trump, lawmakers for getting NRA money...

A Florida student slams the US president and other lawmakers for receiving money NRA lobby group....

 2018-02-18 02:51 

Press TV

Indonesia inks deal to buy 11 Sukhoi Su-35 jets from Russia...

Indonesia finalizes a billion-dollar deal pertaining to the purchase of 11 Sukhoi Su-35 jets from Russia....

 2018-02-18 02:36 

Press TV

Kurds protest Turkey's Afrin assault in Rome...

Kurds living in Italy and Italian citizens staged a protest against Turkey's assault on a Kurdish regions of Syria, in Rome on Saturday....

 2018-02-18 02:35 

Press TV

Iran, India commit to enhance ties...

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani has wrapped up his three-day visit to India....

 2018-02-18 02:35 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Trump: Why didn't Democrats pass gun control legislation?...
 2018-02-18 02:33 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Trump: Why didn't Democrats pass gun control legislation?...

Trump blasts Democrats for failing to act to strengthen gun restrictions under the Obama administration....

 2018-02-18 02:29 

JPost.com

Terror plot to assassinate Israeli defense minister thwarted...

The arrest of an Islamic Jihad terror cell was cleared for publication on Sunday morning....

 2018-02-18 02:26 

FARS News Agency

Kurdish Fighters Accuse Turkish Troops of Using Chemical Weapons in Afrin...

TEHRAN (FNA)- A number of Kurdish pro-YPG activists reported on Friday that the Turkish Army fired artillery shells filled with chlorine gas into the town of A'randah in the Afrin region. The pictures show the civilians that were reportedly exposed to...

 2018-02-18 02:26 

Haaretz Daily

Israel approves new treatment plan for polluted Yarkon River...

The Yarkon is the largest river in Israel that flows into the Mediterranean; a rehab plan designed by the Water Authority is set to save it from running out of natural water resources...

 2018-02-18 02:26 

FARS News Agency

Palestine: Clashes Erupt on Anniversary of Cave Massacre...

TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli forces clashed with protesters in Hebron on the 24th anniversary Cave of the Patriarchs massacre. [VIDEO]...

 2018-02-18 02:24 

Press TV

Thousands rally against Munich Security Conference in Germany...

Some 2000 demonstrators including protest group Attac gathered in protest against what they claim is backdoor weapons dealing at the annual Munich Security Conference....

 2018-02-18 02:22 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

IDF attacks Hamas targets in Gaza...
 2018-02-18 02:17 

JPost.com

WATCH LIVE: Netanyahu addresses Munich Security Conference...

The speech takes place just days after the police recommended he be indicted for bribery, fraud and breach of trust....

 2018-02-18 02:04 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Indian PM hosts Iran's Rouhani...
 2018-02-18 02:03 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli crime 'princes' inherit their fathers' mantles, and the police's scrutiny...

The sons of a few crime bosses stepped into the vacuum left by their fathers' incarceration, becoming new targets for law enforcement...

 2018-02-18 01:59 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Russia critical of West's biased approach to Iran's regional interes...

Moscow, Feb 18, IRNA - The Russian foreign minister on Saturday criticized the West's discriminatory approach to Iran's interests in the Middle East....

 2018-02-18 01:58 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Indian PM hosts Iran's Rouhani...

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani meets Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who says ties have strengthened under Rouhani....

 2018-02-18 01:56 

i24 News

301 Moved Permanently...
 2018-02-18 01:55 

JPost.com

Police arrest senior figures in connection with 'Bezeq case'...

Case 4000 looks into the relations between the prime minister and businessman Shaul Elovitch, who owns the Walla! News Portal and the Bezeq telecommunications company....

 2018-02-18 01:41 

Times of Israel

UK party sacks leader in fallout from racist Meghan Markle texts...

Henry Bolton's ouster after girlfriend said Prince Harry's black fiance would 'taint' royal family triggers fourth leadership contest since 2016Henry Bolton's ouster after girlfriend said Prince Harry's black fiance would 'tain...

 2018-02-18 01:39 

Gulf Times

Statistics Ministry to launch survey on Qatar's competitiveness...

The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDP&S), in collaboration with the Institute for Management Development (IMD) in Switzerland will be carrying out the "Executive Opinion Survey" throughout February & March 2018....

 2018-02-18 01:39 

The Peninsula Qatar

Qatar Chamber explores investment opportunities in Irish Tech Sector...

Qatar Chamber (QC) met with a trade delegation from the Republic of Ireland headed by Irish Minister of State at the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Ciaran Cannon....

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