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 2020-11-26 05:45 

Al Jazeera

Leader of S Korea 'sextortion' ring jailed for 40 years...

The discovery in March of the Nth Room, which operated on the encrypted Telegram platform, shocked the country....

 2020-11-26 05:44 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

US Supreme Court blocks Cuomo's bid to limit number of worshipers...

SCOTUS blocks decision of NY Governor Andrew Cuomo to limit the number of worshipers and congregants in the state's synagogues and churches...

 2020-11-26 05:43 

Times of Israel

Human rights activist Irwin Cotler named as Canada's first anti-Semitism envoy...

Former justice minister, who has years of experience advocating for notables including Nelson Mandela and Natan Sharansky, will work with ministers on policy and programmingFormer justice minister, who has years of experience advocating for notables inclu...

 2020-11-26 05:42 

MehrNews.com

US looting oil, wealth of Syrian people: Iran UN envoy...

TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) Iran's Ambassador to the United Nations said that the US forces are looting Syria's oil and wealth as they continue the occupation of Syria....

 2020-11-26 05:37 

Haaretz Daily

U.S. Supreme Court backs Jewish, Christian religious groups over New York virus curbs...

Justice Amy Coney Barrett casts deciding vote on challenge by houses of worship against state's latest coronavirus restrictions...

 2020-11-26 05:37 

JPost.com

What does 'victory' really mean to the Israel Defense Forces?...

Momentum rightly aims to win on the battlefield, not coerce the enemy to give its long-term goals; that is the province of politicians....

 2020-11-26 05:34 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Iranian, Azerbaijani FMs Discuss Ties, Post-War Situation - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and his Azerbaijani counterpart Jeyhun Bairamov discussed mutual ties as well as the post-war situation in the region....

 2020-11-26 05:28 

JPost.com

Ethiopia to begin 'final phase' of offensive in Tigray region, says PM...

Abiy's government set a 72-hour ultimatum on Sunday for the TPLF to lay down its arms or face an assault on Mekelle, the highland regional capital city of 500,000 people....

 2020-11-26 05:23 

Tasnim News Agency

[ Iran ]

Forging Ties with Israel to Cause Insecurity, Iran’s President Warns - Politics news...

TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran's President Hassan Rouhani described the Israeli regime as "the enemy of the entire region and Muslim nations", warning that forging ties with the Zionist regime will only bring about insecurity and instability....

 2020-11-26 05:22 

Times of Israel

Black Cube to pay Israeli TV network 350,000 after dropping UK libel suit...

British court orders private intelligence firm to compensate Channel 12, journalists for legal fees after it withdraws major lawsuit against exposs on its activitiesBritish court orders private intelligence firm to compensate Channel 12, journalists for l...

 2020-11-26 05:21 

SABA News

[ Yemen ]

Aggression forces commit 74 violations in Hodeida...

HODEIDA, Nov. 26 (Saba) - The aggression forces committed Wednesday 74 violations during the past 24 hours, a military official said....

 2020-11-26 05:20 

JPost.com

US Iran envoy says more sanctions coming, urges Biden to maintain leverage...

Biden, set to take office on Jan. 20, has said he will return the United States to the Obama-era deal if Iran resumes compliance....

 2020-11-26 05:12 

IRNA

[ Iran ]

Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on November 26...

Tehran, Nov 26 , IRNA The following headlines appeared in the English-language newspapers in the Iranian capital on Thursd...

 2020-11-26 05:10 

Gulf Daily News

VIDEO : Two million covid tests...
 2020-11-26 05:09 

Gulf Daily News

Top official nominated for major global role...
 2020-11-26 05:09 

Gulf Daily News

Talks focus on welfare of workers...
 2020-11-26 05:09 

Gulf Daily News

All safety measures 'in place for F1 weekends'...
 2020-11-26 05:09 

Press TV

COVID-19 underlines EU's lack of autonomy...

The coronavirus crisis has highlighted just how vulnerable the EU is when it comes to even the most basic healthcare requirements, such as having enough face masks....

 2020-11-26 05:09 

Gulf Daily News

It's the time for wary optimism...
 2020-11-26 05:07 

JPost.com

Coronavirus severely impacts employees with disabilities, survey suggests...

The unemployment rate among employees with disabilities was 41% in February before the corona outbreak, and has since increased to 62% in October, according to the survey....

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Israel21c

Top 10 boardwalks and beach hikes in Israel...

A stroll along a beach boardwalk is guaranteed to help you remain hopeful, even in corona times, that there's still fun to be had outdoors. The post Top 10 boardwalks and beach hikes in Israel appeared first on ISRAEL21c ....

 2020-11-26 05:00 

Al Jazeera

Virus cases at world's top glove maker imperils Malaysia economy...

Malaysia ordered Top Glove to close factories after jump in COVID-19 cases among workers, threatening economic recovery....

 2020-11-26 04:59 

JPost.com

Amazon's Alexa shares antisemitic responses, UK MPs demand investigation...

The AI assistant responds to questions about Jews, the Holocaust and Israel "by quoting antisemitic conspiracy sites and using selective misleading quotes from other sources without context."...

 2020-11-26 04:51 

JPost.com

Seven Israeli museums to reopen as part of corona pilot program...

So far, four museums have been chosen to take part in the program, including museums in Haifa, Jerusalem and Tel Aviv....

 2020-11-26 04:49 

The Peninsula Qatar

Photos: Remembering football great Maradona...
 2020-11-26 04:43 

JPost.com

US Supreme Court backs religious groups over New York coronavirus curbs...

The court on a 5-4 vote granted requests made by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn and two Orthodox Jewish congregations....

 2020-11-26 04:42 

Times of Israel

Ministers approve pilot plan to reopen markets, 15 malls, starting Friday...

Program to test efficacy of virus safety restrictions to last until December 6, Health Ministry says; some museums will also be allowed to openProgram to test efficacy of virus safety restrictions to last until December 6, Health Ministry says; some museu...

 2020-11-26 04:42 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Sara Netanyahu's special request...

Report: PM's wife started working in family's private home in Jerusalem and asked the state to pay for her expenses. The answer was no....

 2020-11-26 04:37 

Press TV

US forces must immediately, unconditionally leave Syria: Iran...

The US is looting the Syrian nation's wealth and oil resources and supporting terrorist groups in the Arab country, a senior Iranian diplomat told the UN Security Council, calling for the immediate and unconditional withdrawal of American troops from ...

 2020-11-26 04:26 

Al Jazeera

Sudan's former prime minister Sadiq al-Mahdi dies of COVID-19...

Said al-Mahdi was Sudan's last democratically elected prime minister before he was toppled in a 1989 coup....

 2020-11-26 04:23 

Saudi Press Agency

Weather Forecast for Thursday...
 2020-11-26 04:14 

JPost.com

Coronavirus in Israel: 1,069 new cases on Wednesday...
 2020-11-26 04:07 

Al Jazeera

India: Cyclone Nivar makes landfall bringing rains, flood...

The powerful cyclone hurtled into southern India packing strong winds and rains as tens of thousands left their homes....

 2020-11-26 04:07 

Haaretz Daily

Demand for public housing in Israel spikes amid COVID crisis, but state has other plans...

Over 4,000 eligible families on waiting list, but more than 1,500 apartments are instead being used as synagogues, clubs and preschools...

 2020-11-26 04:05 

JPost.com

Court ruling shows easier path for young Arabs to gain Israeli citizenship...

Population Authority compelled to publish rules for applicants aged 18-21...

 2020-11-26 04:05 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Iran rejects Swedish 'interference' in execution of accused spy...

Iran says Sweden's call to stop execution of academic accused of spying is "unacceptable4;....

 2020-11-26 04:03 

Haaretz Daily

Dozens of East Jerusalem Palestinians face eviction following settlers' lawsuits...

Israeli court rules in favor of settler NGOs demanding to evict Palestinians from property owned by Jews before Israel's founding in 1948 Settlers might try to move up evictions before Biden takes office...

 2020-11-26 03:55 

Al Arabiya

Coronavirus: Former Sudan PM Sadiq al-Mahdi dies of COVID-19...

Leading Sudanese politician and former prime minister Sadiq al-Mahdi died from a coronavirus infection three weeks after being hospitalized in the United A...

 2020-11-26 03:53 

Al Jazeera

Dozens in court as Cambodia puts opposition on trial for treason...

121 defendants, all tied to the banned opposition party CNRP, were summoned, but many are already in exile....

 2020-11-26 03:46 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Toronto police identify 'person of interest' in murder of Jewish couple...

Toronto police say they identified a "person of interest" in murders of Jewish philanthropists Barry and Honey Sherman....

 2020-11-26 03:37 

The Peninsula Qatar

Football legend Maradona dead...

Argentine football legend Diego Maradona has passed away at the age of 60 after suffering cardiac arrest....

 2020-11-26 03:34 

JPost.com

Revolutionary inner ear study could help reverse hearing loss...

Israeli researchers have for the first time shown that the organization of hair cells is driven by mechanical forces like how atoms are organized into a crystal....

 2020-11-26 03:31 

JPost.com

Pakistan's deep state support for terror on full display opinion...

Islamabad and the Pakistani people have become collateral damage due to malicious acts of terrorism perpetrated by their deep state and its surrogates...

 2020-11-26 03:26 

JPost.com

Australian Jewish orgs. protest Effi Eitam's appointment to Yad Vashem...

If there were previous fears for diminishing Diaspora support for Israel, it will be ironic if the Yad Vashem appointment turns out to be the straw that breaks the camel's back....

 2020-11-26 03:26 

Haaretz Daily

Israel's Education Ministry is promoting exclusion of women...
 2020-11-26 03:20 

JPost.com

Dating app-induced FOMO causes low self-esteem, bad moods - study...

Over 80% of single students use dating apps, with about 25% of secular students entering an app over five times a day and 15% of religious students doing the same....

 2020-11-26 03:20 

JPost.com

Gaza Ministry signs off on solar energy project...

By eliminating power interruptions, industrial park expects to double the number of jobs it provides...

 2020-11-26 03:04 

Arutz Sheva

[ Israel National News ]

Barak: In hindsight, I wish I hadn't met Jeffrey Epstein...

Former Prime Minister denies shady dealings with disgraced American billionaire, but says he wishes he had never met him....

 2020-11-26 03:03 

Times of Israel

Rape added to corruption offenses against Or Akiva mayor, former minister...

Yaakov Edri released to house arrest, but court clears for publication long list of crimes he's suspected of committing after aide turns state's witness against himYaakov Edri released to house arrest, but court clears for publication long list of...

 2020-11-26 03:00 

MehrNews.com

Selected films to be screened in Ammaryar Platform online...

TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) Several selected films of the second round of 16th Resistance International Film Festival will be displayed online in Ammaryar Platform on the 6th day of the event....

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