02 May 2012 12:00 AM
Former foreign minister Tzipi Livni announced her resignation from Israel's parliament yesterday with a withering attack against the current leadership, warning that its policies had placed Israel's existence as a Jewish and democratic state "in mortal danger".
25 April 2012 12:00 AM
Israel has legalised three outposts in a move that critics say effectively establishes the first new Jewish settlements on occupied Palestinian land in more than 20 years.
24 April 2012 12:00 AM
Netanyahu tries to play down fraying relations as Cairo scraps Mubarak-era contract
23 April 2012 12:00 AM
Washington expresses doubts as Iranian military claims it has cracked secret codes
18 April 2012 12:00 AM
Abbas letter calling on Netanyahu to end settlement expansion exposes leadership split
17 April 2012 12:00 AM
Prisoners hope to draw attention to solitary confinement and detention without charge
13 April 2012 12:00 AM
Kuwait's parliament has voted in favour of a legal amendment that would make blasphemy a crime punishable by death following the arrest of a man accused of insulting the Prophet Mohamed on the social-networking website Twitter.
11 April 2012 12:00 AM
Israel deported a Palestinian man to Gaza even though he faced almost certain execution there if caught by Hamas, which has charged him with spying for Israel, the man's lawyer said.
09 April 2012 12:00 AM
A kennel devoted to the survival of the rare Canaan is facing eviction by the government, says Catrina Stewart in Jerusalem
09 April 2012 12:00 AM
Israel has declared the German Nobel laureate, Gunther Grass, "persona non grata" following the publication of his poem suggesting that the Jewish State poses a greater threat to world peace than Iran.
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