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 2018-04-17 04:09 

JPost.com

Syrian commander blames Israel, U.S. for air defense false alarm...

The official attributed the malfunction to "a joint electronic attack" by Israel and the United States targeting the Syrian radar system....

 2018-04-17 04:08 

JPost.com

WATCH: Israel at 70 - The future of the family in Israel...

What will families in Israel look like in the future? How will Israeli society be impacted by changing family dynamics?...

 2018-04-17 04:08 

JPost.com

Police to erase criminal records on minor offenses for 70th anniversary...

The move is meant to assist "the ordinary citizen who may have slipped up in the past," whose day-to-day life might be affected by this stain on his or her police record....

 2018-04-17 04:00 

Ishtartv.com

Connecticut Catholics Raise Awareness of Plight of Middle East Christians...

Ishtar TV Chaldean Syriac Assyrian Videos and News. Christian News and Iraq News...

 2018-04-17 04:00 

Ishtartv.com

Cologne Orders Armenian Genocide Memorial Removed...

Ishtar TV Chaldean Syriac Assyrian Videos and News. Christian News and Iraq News...

 2018-04-17 03:59 

JPost.com

German authorities raid homes of suspected neo-Nazis...
 2018-04-17 03:44 

JPost.com

Netanyahu: Israel on guard against Iranian terror attacks on diplomats...

"The forces of darkness and terror thought that by striking at our representatives they would hurt our international standing. The exact opposite happened."...

 2018-04-17 03:43 

The Peninsula Qatar

Emir inaugurates Qatar National Library...

The Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani patronized this evening the inauguration ceremony of the Qatar National Library (QNL), at the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF)....

 2018-04-17 03:43 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran's Esteqlal defeats Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia 1-0...

Tehran, April 17, IRNA - Esteqlal club of Iran defeated Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia 1-0 Monday afternoon to advance to the quarterfinals of AFC Champions League....

 2018-04-17 03:38 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Dubai plans legal action over Emir's daughter kidnap claims...

The government of Dubai plans to launch legal action in the U.K. and elsewhere against a group claiming that the daughter of the Emeriti ruler had been kidnapped and held to prevent her seeking asylum overseas, a source close to the authorities in the kin...

 2018-04-17 03:36 

Times of Israel

Egypt invites Hamas leaders for talks on Gaza protests, reconciliation...

Cairo reportedly pressuring terror group to stop weekly disturbances along Israeli border as part of wider efforts to help implement unity deal with FatahCairo reportedly pressuring terror group to stop weekly disturbances along Israeli border as part of ...

 2018-04-17 03:26 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

How will Syria escalation affect the region?...

Dr. Martin Sherman speaks at ILTV Studio about the escalation in Syria and how it might affect Israel and the rest of the region....

 2018-04-17 03:23 

JPost.com

IDF releases intelligence proving Iranian military involvement in Syria...

The IDF released the photo intelligence and exposed the images to demonstrate to the Iranians that Israel knows and understands the Iranian government's intentions in Syria....

 2018-04-17 03:16 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: Zionist Union MK to run for mayor of Jerusalem...

MK Nachman Shai reportedly plans to move to Jerusalem, run for mayor....

 2018-04-17 03:08 

Times of Israel

Chemical weapons team in Syria kept from alleged attack site...

Moscow, Damascus keep inspectors away from opposition-held Douma, further thwarting international efforts to investigate suspected chemical attackMoscow, Damascus keep inspectors away from opposition-held Douma, further thwarting international efforts to ...

 2018-04-17 02:55 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

The fall of Gush Etzion...

Ruma Falk remembers the first time she received the SOS signal as a telegraph operator in Jerusalem....

 2018-04-17 02:52 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli government shifting its software code to open source...

The move means its software code will be available to anyone to use and modify. The U.S., Britain and France have already taken similar steps...

 2018-04-17 02:47 

Kuwait News Agency

Briefing of KUNA main news for Monday until 00:00 GMT...

2718574 KUWAIT - Kuwait's top lawmaker Marzouq Al-Ghanim has disclosed that a grilling motion filed by a pair of lawmakers against Minister of Oil Bkheet Al-Rashidi is scheduled for parliament's regular session on May 1. 2718641 KUWAIT - Kuwait Ai...

 2018-04-17 02:46 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli government shifting its software code to open source...

The move means its software code will be available to anyone to use and modify. The U.S., Britain and France have already taken similar steps...

 2018-04-17 02:44 

Haaretz Daily

U.S. tech giant Safra Catz praises Israel as 'a wonderful place to invest in'...

Israeli-born Catz says Trump's tax reform plan 'is leading to good results, more investment in the U.S.'...

 2018-04-17 02:43 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Quebec legislator criticizes Jewish colleague for wearing kippah...

Separatist legislator in Canadian province of Quebec backtracks after criticizing Jewish parliamentarian who wore a kippah....

 2018-04-17 02:38 

Haaretz Daily

U.S. tech giant Safra Catz praises Israel as 'a wonderful place to invest in'...

Israeli-born Catz says Trump's tax reform plan 'is leading to good results, more investment in the U.S.'...

 2018-04-17 02:38 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli company's shares soar on Canadian deal to sell 5 tons of cannabis oil...

Meanwhile, the IBI investment house is launching a mutual fund that tracks the shares of companies in the marijuana industry...

 2018-04-17 02:37 

JPost.com

Erdogan: Constitutional change to be fully implemented with 2019 elections...
 2018-04-17 02:36 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Report: CIA Director met North Korean leader...

Officials say Secretary of State nominee visited North Korea and met leader Kim Jong Un....

 2018-04-17 02:32 

Times of Israel

Quebec lawmaker criticizes Jewish colleague for wearing kippa in Parliament...

Opposition leader Jean-Franois Lise claims David Birnbaum violating rules forbidding partisan signs inside legislative chamberOpposition leader Jean-Franois Lise claims David Birnbaum violating rules forbidding partisan signs inside legislative chamber...

 2018-04-17 02:32 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Perspolis advances to quarterfinals of AFC Champions League...

Tehran, April 17, IRNA - Persepolis club of Iran on Monday defeated Al-Sadd of Qatar 1-0 to advance to the quarter finals of the AFC Champions League 2018....

 2018-04-17 02:28 

JPost.com

London Grammar cancels Israel, Greece shows over illness...

Ticket holders will be able to receive a refund....

 2018-04-17 02:28 

Haaretz Daily

Israel Post asks $20-million subsidy to keep servicing periphery...

The treasury will presumably argue that universal service should be financed through other revenue sources at Israel Post, which turns a profit...

 2018-04-17 02:25 

Gulf Times

Sheikha Moza: QNL, a modern mechanism to revive Arabic...

Qatar National Library (QNL) is a modern mechanism to revive the Arabic language, stated Qatar Foundation Chairperson Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser yesterday....

 2018-04-17 02:25 

Gulf Times

International trade and investment key to growth...

Kahramaa to mark Tarsheed celebration...

 2018-04-17 02:24 

Press TV

UK PM faces backlash over "illegal" Syria strikes...

British Prime Minister Theresa May lands in hot water with her parliamentary peers for launching attacks on Syria over the weekend, without their consent....

 2018-04-17 02:22 

Press TV

Kashmir demands justice for Asifa...

People in Indian-controlled Kashmir continue protests amid outrage over the rape and murder of an eight year old Muslim girl in January....

 2018-04-17 02:19 

Haaretz Daily

Israel Post asks $20-million subsidy to keep servicing periphery...

The treasury will presumably argue that universal service should be financed through other revenue sources at Israel Post, which turns a profit...

 2018-04-17 02:19 

Press TV

Nigerian police kill peaceful protester...

At least one person has been confirmed dead after Nigerian Police attacked a peaceful protest staged by members of the Islamic Movement....

 2018-04-17 02:19 

Haaretz Daily

While more ultra-Orthodox women work in high-tech, claims of exploitation abound...

N. says she worked five days a week for eight hours a day for a mere $1,170 a month...

 2018-04-17 02:19 

Haaretz Daily

While more ultra-Orthodox women work in high-tech, claims of exploitation abound...

N. says she worked five days a week for eight hours a day for a mere $1,170 a month...

 2018-04-17 02:19 

Press TV

Iran commander: Western strikes accomplished nothing in Syria...

The Commander of Iranian Army's Ground Forces says Saturday's missile strikes by the United States, Britain and France achieved nothing in Syria....

 2018-04-17 02:12 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

EU fails to agree on new Iran sanctions...

EU officials meeting in Luxembourg fail to agree on new sanctions against Iran that could persuade Trump not to quit nuclear deal....

 2018-04-17 02:04 

Haaretz Daily

Haaretz Cartoon...

Israel prevented a French mayor from entering the country Monday due to his support of the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement...

 2018-04-17 02:02 

Haaretz Daily

Haaretz Cartoon...

Israel prevented a French mayor from entering the country Monday due to his support of the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement...

 2018-04-17 01:59 

The Daily Star

[ Lebanon ]

Beyonce gives $100 000 to 4 historically black schools...

Beyonce paid tribute to historically black colleges during her groundbreaking Coachella performance, and now the singer is donating $100 000 to four black universities....

 2018-04-17 01:57 

Haaretz Daily

Israeli Jew who called to 'slaughter Arabs' on Facebook charged with incitement...

Zohar Zuaretz was charged with incitement to violence, incitement to racism and support for a terrorist organization...

 2018-04-17 01:56 

The Peninsula Qatar

Passenger gets unintended ride on Moscow baggage carousel...

A passenger collecting luggage at a Moscow airport slipped as she reached for her dog carrier and was accidentally swept away on the baggage carousel, local media reported Sunday....

 2018-04-17 01:52 

JPost.com

Court: 90 Palestinians can enter Israel for Remembrance Day ceremony...

"The defense minister's decision completely ignores the pain inflicted upon the bereaved families and the general public who wish to [recognize the day] as they have done in years past."...

 2018-04-17 01:52 

Kuwait News Agency

EP President: Use of CWs presents a red line...

BRUSSELS, April 16 (KUNA) -- President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani said Monday that, "Parliament must make it loud and clear that the use of chemical weapons is unacceptable and represents a red line that cannot be crossed with impunity....

 2018-04-17 01:49 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Iran, Iraq share deep-rooted cultural commonalties: Minister...

Baghdad, April 17, IRNA - The Iranian minister of culture and Islamic guidance said on Monday that deep and extensive cultural commonalties between Iran and Iraq require officials to make necessary planning for further expansion of all-out cultural ties b...

 2018-04-17 01:47 

JPost.com

Syria blames Israel, U.S. for false alarm setting off air defenses...
 2018-04-17 01:45 

JPost.com

Vegan activists launch campaign ahead of Independence Day...

Vegan Friendly in Israel's message is independence for everyone, even animals....

 2018-04-17 01:45 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

'Dad was full of love and kindness'...

Yonit Tzafrir, daughter of Reuven Shmerling who was murdered on the eve of Sukkot, talks about her father and her grief....

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