Artefact will be returned to Haganah Museum in Tel Aviv once it has been defused
Israeli Defence Force search and rescue teams are on the scene
Palestinians with permits to worship in Jerusalem were exempt and humanitarian access is allowed
Travel permits have been suspended to prevent Palestinians from travelling into Israel - effectively stopping them from using Tel Aviv airport
Yehoshua's heroine is sleep-walking through life in Jerusalem
One artist said: “This sends the message that the pencil has not beaten out the Kalashnikov”
A group of passengers reportedly accused two people from East Jerusalem of being 'terrorists' in Athens
Authorities are still uncertain of the motivation behind the shooting and have held back from calling the shooting a 'terrorist attack'
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One minute from the pristine sands, set back one street from the promenade
This lively Middle Eastern metropolis is the ideal place to wash away the winter blues, says Matthew Teller
Chelsea’s new signing accused of snubbing opposition before match
It's just a typical teenage vignette: a girl sits in a shopping mall slurping on a soft drink before heading off on a date. No matter that the subject, Tel Aviv octogenarian Rosi Star, is, in fact, more than a few years out of school. She had, as photographer Andi Schmied discovered, youth to burn. "One of my favourite things she said to me was how annoying her grandchildren were. She said they were always calling her, and how did they think she had time [to speak] to them?"
Under-21s must see off Norway in stifling heat to avoid exit and keep their coach in his job
The former England manager unimpressed by manner of defeat at the European U21 Championships
Born in Russia, but rigorously trained in Germany from early childhood: a surprisingly large number of piano stars have emerged via this route, with 26-year-old Igor Levit prominent among them.