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Netanyahu shoots back at Cameron over Jerusalem comments - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Netanyahu shoots back at Cameron over Jerusalem comments

Argentine investigator says Nisman death points to murder - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

First time that a judicial authority had classified the death of the Argentine prosecutor as a homicide.

Chief Rabbinate in fierce attack on Reform, Conservative movements - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

As well as its bitter criticism of the Reform and Conservative Movements, the chief rabbinate also protested that it was not consulted on agreement to create prayer section at Western Wall.

Likud MK: Revoke BDS founder's permit to live in Israel - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Omar Barghouti is scheduled to speak at a conference on Israeli Arabs and BDS in Nazareth Friday.

Glick wins assault case, is allowed to return to Temple Mount - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Court throws out Arab woman’s claim that activist threw her to ground in 2014.

Jewish extremist leader questioned for incitement over anti-Christian article - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

The case revolves an article he published on an ultra-Orthodox website last December in which he branded Christian missionaries “blood-sucking vampires.”

Bids for Egyptian President Sisi reach $100,000 on Ebay - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Sisi under attack on social media after long television speech.

Boy, 7, finds 3,400-year-old statuette during trip, hands over to Antiquities Authority - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Israel Antiquities Authority praises child, presents him with certificate of appreciation for good citizenship.

Podcast: 'Things will change when we haredim are the majority' - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

On this episode of Taxicab Diplomacy, driver Oren gives his opinion on religion and the state.

Bigger vs. smarter: This year’s Oscar race - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

While no Israeli film is nominated this year, "Son of Saul" is expected to win the Best Foreign Language film.

This day in history: Napoleon in the Holy Land - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

French emperor was declared the modern ‘Cyrus’

Hamas official: We're not seeking a war with Israel, our tunnels are defensive - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

"I think nobody here in the region is looking for a war," Mahmoud Zahar says.

Barkat questions Cameron’s understanding of facts on ground in east Jerusalem - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

‘As in London, the idea that a resident would be denied the right to live in a certain neighborhood based on their religion is preposterous,” says mayor.

No decision on Hannibal Protocol incident likely for several more months - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

In the Hannibal Protocol incident between 29 to 150 Palestinian civilians were killed.

Shin Bet: Sudanese attacker in Ashkelon stabbing was devout Muslim influenced by ISIS - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Investigators found “pictures of ISIS members taken in locations around the world” on phone belonging to perpetrator of February 7 stabbing.

Netanyahu: Nuclear deal hasn't stopped Iran's support for terror - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

PM before meeting visiting Bulgarian counterpart, said that terrorism does not happen in a vacuum, but rather with the help and incitement from other countries and governing bodies.

Rivlin to new Egyptian ambassador: Egypt our most important neighbor - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Khairat and Rivlin also talked about how to strengthen relations between Egypt and Israel.

Bulgaria PM arrives for two-day visit - Wed, 24 Feb 2016

Sofia experiencing spike in tensions in its relations with Ankara.

Obama: Important to provide both Palestinian and Israeli sides with hope - Wed, 24 Feb 2016

US Secretary of State John Kerry said that increased Israeli settlement building is not helping to ease tensions between Israelis and Palestinians.

Peres aims for South Africa notwithstanding threats - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Earlier in the day, Peres said that Israel is a just nation and that no threat of BDS, arrest or any other attempt to hinder his visit would stop him.

The former 'Godfather' of Israel sentenced to 20 years in jail - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Tel Aviv court sentences former mob boss Eitan Hiya, 62, on charges of extortion and violence.

Reform Movement holds first official prayer service at Western Wall - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Movement leaders and prayer participants recited the shehecheyanu blessing, a prayer traditionally recited at a time of the celebration of a special occasion.

Community pressure may have stymied NYPD investigation into haredi assailant - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

The suspect, an unnamed twenty-year-old haredi man who is said to come from a prominent family, turned himself in earlier this week after the NYPD released security camera footage of him.

Israel blasts German city council for €10,000 prize to pro-BDS group - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

The city council of Germany's Bayreuth on Wednesday overruled the mayor's opposition to award 10,000 euros to the radical US NGO 'Code Pink.'

$10 million gift to endow Georgetown U Holocaust study fund - Thu, 25 Feb 2016

Georgetown also announced that as of Feb. 29, its Program for Jewish Civilization will be renamed the Center for Jewish Civilization.

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