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Israel blocks law that keeps out Palestinian spouses

July 06, 2021 2:36 pm

The Citizenship and Entry into Israel Law was enacted as a temporary measure in 2003, at the height of the second intifada, or uprising, when Palestinians launched scores of deadly attacks inside Israel.

Benjamin Netanyahu to leave prime minister's residence by July 10

June 20, 2021 2:19 pm

Netanyahu, who served for 12 years as prime minister until Bennett's government was sworn in last week, has yet to move out of the prime minister's residence in Jerusalem.

Israelis wonder when or whether Netanyahu will exit official residence

June 17, 2021 9:02 am

Unlike in Washington, there is no set time by which an outgoing Israeli premier must move out and hand the house over to the victor and it can often take weeks.

Benjamin Netanyahu ousted as Israel's prime minister after 12 years, Naftali Bennett to lead new government

June 14, 2021 5:31 am

Israel's longest-serving leader, Netanyahu was prime minister since 2009, after a first term from 1996 to 1999.

Israel's Netanyahu alleges election fraud, accuses rival of duplicity

June 07, 2021 12:27 am

Netanyahu made his sweeping accusation at a time when Israel's domestic security chief has warned publicly about the prospect of political violence.

Israel domestic security warns of violence as Benjamin Netanyahu faces unseating

June 06, 2021 9:46 am

The new government, yet to be sworn in, is an unlikely patchwork of left-wing, liberal, rightist, nationalist and religious parties, as well as - for the first time in Israel's history - an Arab Islamist party.

Exit Bibi

June 05, 2021 9:45 am

But it will not be an easy run for ideologically diverse coalition set to form new government in Israel

Benjamin Netanyahu opponents reach coalition deal to oust Israeli Prime Minister

June 03, 2021 11:47 am

Netanyahu, desperate to remain in office while he fights corruption charges, is expected to do everything possible in the coming days to prevent the new coalition from taking power.

As Israelis await Netanyahu’s fate, Palestinians seize a moment of unity

June 02, 2021 10:29 am

Netanyahu’s political future hung in the balance Tuesday night, as opposition leaders struggled to agree on a fragile coalition government that would finally remove him from office for the first time in 12 years.

Explained: Who is Naftali Bennett, who could replace Netanyahu as Israel’s Prime Minister?

June 08, 2021 10:00 am

Amid a complex political tussle, Netanyahu's ally Naftali Bennett officially parted ways with Israel's current leader and announced his bid to become the country's Prime Minister.


Israel strikes Gaza after rockets hit Tel Aviv

March 27, 2019 8:38 am

The attack prompted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to cut short a visit to Washington and return home. He promised a tough response, setting the stage for perhaps the most serious conflict since a 50-day war in 2014

Israelis hold mass protests over violence against women

December 07, 2018 8:44 am

Organizers of the nationwide protests want the government to implement a $67 million plan it promised last year to combat violence against women

PM Narendra Modi, Israeli PM Netanyahu bond in Gujarat; hold grand roadshow

January 17, 2018 3:11 pm

From his visit to Sabarmati Ashram to a roadshow in Ahmedabad, a few glimpses of Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu's visit to PM Narendra Modi's home state Gujarat today.

Netanyahu lauds PM Modi for revolutionising India-Israel relations

January 15, 2018 7:12 pm

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is in India for a six-day visit during which he will discuss bilateral ties with PM Narendra Modi. Netanyahu, along with his wife Sara, will also be visiting Agra, Gujarat and Mumbai.

Shalom Namaste: Modi-Netanyahu bonhomie on display on first day of visit

January 14, 2018 6:19 pm

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu is the second Israeli prime minister to visit India in the last 25 years of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Narendra Modi becomes 1st Indian Prime Minister to land on Israeli shores

July 05, 2017 11:55 am

Modi in Israel: The Indian Prime Minister visited Israel for a trip that he described as 'ground breaking'. PM Modi is the first Indian head of state to make a trip to Israel. Benjamin Netanyahu, his Israeli counterpart, said his country has waited a long time for the Indian PM's visit.

President Pranab Mukherjee voices distress over Israel-Palestinian violence

October 14, 2015 8:08 pm

President Pranab Mukherjee today called for a peaceful resolution of all disputes to which the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu responded by affirming that his country wanted to co-exist with Arabs but would firmly fight terrorism.