Tag archive for ‘israel’
By news On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Trump says giving Mideast peace ‘an absolute go’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he believed “we really have a chance” to make peace between Israel and the Palestinians. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || More...

By news On Sunday, September 17th, 2017

Palestine’s Hamas ready for talks with Fatah, elections: statement

CAIRO (Reuters) – Palestine’s Hamas group has agreed to talks with rival Fatah movement, to dissolve the Gaza administrative committee and hold general elections as a way to implement a deal to end their More...

By news On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Democrats investigating whether Flynn promoted reactor project as Trump aide

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Democratic lawmakers are probing whether retired U.S. General Michael Flynn secretly promoted a U.S.-Russian project to build dozens of nuclear reactors in the Middle East after becoming More...

By news On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Israel endorses independent Kurdish state

JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel supports the establishment of a Kurdish state, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Wednesday, as Kurds in Iraq gear up for a referendum on independence that lawmakers in More...

By news On Monday, September 11th, 2017

Drugmaker Teva hires Lundbeck CEO Schultz to restore its health

JERUSALEM/COPENHAGEN (Reuters) – Teva (TEVA.TA) poached Lundbeck’s (LUN.CO) Kare Schultz as its new chief executive on Monday, handing the drugs industry veteran the urgent task of convincing investors More...

By news On Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Syrian army says Israel planes strike its positions in Hama province

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Israeli warplanes targeted a Syrian military position in Hama province early on Thursday from Lebanese airspace, killing two people and causing material damage, the Syrian army general More...

By news On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

Fashion giants LVMH and Kering ban size zero models

PARIS (Reuters) – French fashion companies Kering and LVMH will stop hiring excessively thin models worldwide under a new charter developed in response to continued criticism the industry encourages eating More...

By news On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Gaza rapper hopes to hip hop to world stardom

GAZA (Reuters) – Ibrahim Ghunaim, or MC Gaza as he likes to be called, raps to a different beat in an Islamist-ruled Palestinian enclave rocked by internal conflict and three wars with Israel over the past More...

By news On Sunday, September 3rd, 2017

Tel Aviv: The ten best things to do | Beach Holidays | Travel

PH Vibrant Jaffa Port The sun is beating down, and there are drag queens, pink feathers and shiny fabrics as far as you can see. Yes,  it’s gay pride. But look a little closer: an orthodox Jewish More...

By news On Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Holocaust survivor celebrates bar mitzvah in Israel, 80 years later

HAIFA, Israel (Reuters) – Eighty years after he missed the Jewish coming-of-age ceremony, 93-year-old Holocaust survivor Shalom Shtamberg celebrated his bar mitzvah on Thursday with his family and friends More...