Israel's largely ceremonial president is tasked with picking the politician with the best chance of forming a stable coalition government.
22 Sep 2019 4:43 PM
It is too soon to proclaim the end of the Netanyahu era, but it may be the beginning of the end.
20 Sep 2019 1:16 PM
With nearly 95 per cent of votes counted Thursday, Gantz's Blue and White party stood at 33 seats in Israel's 120-seat Parliament.
19 Sep 2019 2:15 PM
Netanyahu highlighted his close ties with Trump in his election campaign.
19 Sep 2019 2:02 PM
Without Lieberman’s endorsement, both parties appear to have fallen well short of securing a parliamentary majority.
18 Sep 2019 5:13 PM
Dubbed 'King Bibi' by his supporters, Netanyahu had already been stung by his failure to form a government after an election in April.
18 Sep 2019 10:38 AM
Netanyahu, the country's longest-serving prime minister, has dominated the political discourse during the campaign.
15 Sep 2019 2:43 PM
This is the second time this year that the Israeli leader has cancelled a planned visit to India, doing so earlier before April elections.
03 Sep 2019 3:55 PM
Israel's military said anti-tank missiles from Lebanon targeted an army base and vehicles.
02 Sep 2019 10:31 AM
In a speech on Sunday, Hezbollah leader Nasrallah accused Israel of carrying out an attack with an exploding drone earlier that day.
28 Aug 2019 1:37 PM
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the military had thwarted the planned Iranian attack.
25 Aug 2019 2:05 PM
The remains of the four Palestinian men are currently in Israeli custody.
11 Aug 2019 10:38 AM
Palestinians accuse Israel of using security as pretext to force them out as part of long-term efforts to expand settlements and roads.
22 Jul 2019 1:09 PM
Some analysts here believe that the meeting with Modi is meant to prop up his campaign right before the polls.
21 Jul 2019 8:33 PM
Some analysts in Israel believe that the meeting with PM Modi is meant to prop up his campaign right before the polls.
21 Jul 2019 6:17 PM
The agreement involves maintenance and other services for sub-systems of Israel Aerospace’s medium range surface-to-air missile
17 Jul 2019 2:40 PM
Iran said Monday it had exceeded a limit on its enriched uranium reserves set under a 2015 nuclear deal that has edged towards collapse.
03 Jul 2019 9:50 AM
The status of Al-Aqsa, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, is one of the most sensitive issues in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
30 Jun 2019 2:19 PM
'We will consider the American proposal in a fair and open way,' he said as he hosted US national security adviser John Bolton.
24 Jun 2019 9:34 AM
'Our military is rebuilt new and ready to go,' Bolton said.
23 Jun 2019 3:44 PM