Headlines from Israel

Following 'shithole' comments, Trump insists he's not a racist

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 17:26
Trump addresses the issue briefly as he arrives at his private golf club

Abbas declares Oslo Accords dead: 'Trump's peace plan is a slap, we'll slap back'

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 15:51
Abbas: 'Israel killed Oslo Accords. Future negotiations to take place within context of international community' ■ Deputy chief of Fatah: 'freezing recognition of Israel is an option'

Knesset's 2019 budget talks: a test of political fortitude

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 14:37
Benjamin Netanyahu disappeared from the debate for two hours. One of the last men standing was settler leader Ze’ev Hever

Israeli tech sector also feeling the pinch of a weak dollar

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 14:37
The steady strengthening of the shekel against the dollar could constrain the tech sector's growth

Haaretz Cartoon

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 14:12

Israeli exporters: No choice but to adjust to a strong shekel

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:50
As local currency touches seven-year high against the dollar, manufacturers pivot to focus on cost-cutting strategies

Israeli Arab charged with trying ISIS-inspired attack

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:48
Hassan Yousef, 26, is accused of unsuccessfully trying to coax others to join him in carrying out shooting, stabbing attack and car-bombing on behalf of Islamic State

Peace Now director steps down, makes bid to lead Meretz

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:41
In a Facebook post Sunday, Buskila wrote, 'I have a duty to do everything I possibly can so that fewer families will lose lives and be destroyed by senseless wars.'

Ministerial hazard

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:18
Communications Minister Kara calls African refugees 'sanitation hazard.' He is a crude racist

Netanyahu meets Modi: Can India play best friends to Israel, Palestine and Iran at the same time?

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:16
Netanyahu calls India - Israel relations a 'marriage made in heaven'. For the arms trade and public relations, it certainly is. But as Modi won't betray the Palestinians or renounce the Iranians, it resembles more an open marriage - and that might be far less sustainable

Life in South Sudan: A deportee’s story

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:07
Please don’t do it again. I’m begging you, please do not deport the refugees.

Some lawsuits should be about the principle, not the money

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 13:00
Never mind what it’s about, the norms say, if a person is defamed, he must sue, and for a lot. And the more money he sues for, the more he will be perceived as being in the right

We too have a 'His Majesty'

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:37
One can barely escape hearing rivers of admiration and praise for His Excellency Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who somehow manages to shoehorn his entire daily schedule into the news cycle, and to scatter over our lives stardust

India's 'internet Hindus' are in love with Israel

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 12:11
Hindu nationalists incessantly tweet their support and admiration for Israel, an online force that helped push Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a landslide victory in 2014

Woman in northern Israel suspected of fatally stabbing husband

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:52
David Nahum, 63, found dead in Tirat Hacarmel after neighbors called police upon hearing screams coming from apartment

Classmate of slain college student Blaze Bernstein named as suspect in his alleged murder

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:51
According to reports, the suspect had disturbing messages on his social media pages, including a defense of the Confederate flag, and a statement saying he wanted to learn how to waterboard people

Court orders Palestinian charged with attempted murder of Israeli hikers in West Bank freed

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:48
Military appeals court cites flaw in identification of suspect

Israeli national security adviser meets with Indian counterpart over spiked missile deal

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 11:43
The two discussed strengthening security ties between the two countries as well, said members of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's entourage

'Japanese Schindler,' who saved 6,000 Jews from the Holocaust, honored by PM Abe

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 09:03
Chiune Suhigara was serving as Japanese consul in Kaunas, then capital of Lithuania, when he disobeyed his superiors and issued Japanese visas to Jews fleeing Nazi-occupied Poland

WikiLeaks whistleblower Chelsea Manning files U.S. Senate run in Maryland

Sun, 01/14/2018 - 08:56
Known as Bradley Manning at the time of her 2010 arrest, the former Army intelligence analyst was convicted of leaking classified documents to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks