Israel on Tuesday commemorated 12 years since prime minister and Nobel laureate Yitzhak Rabin was assassinated by an extremist Jewish gunman, with a series of nationwide memorial services.
The remains of the only grandchild of Zionist pioneer Theodor Herzl will be brought to Israel from the United States for reburial next month, a Jewish Agency official said Tuesday.
Britain on Tuesday backed Israel's push for tougher sanctions against Iran over its disputed nuclear programme, as Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert sought to increase international pressure on Tehran.
Benjamin Netanyahu, the hawkish former prime minister whose poll numbers show him to be Israel's most popular politician, looked out over Jerusalem's holy sites Tuesday and declared the city must forever remain united under Israeli control.
Britain backed Israel Tuesday in its push for tougher sanctions against Iran over its disputed nuclear programme, as Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert sought to increase international pressure on Tehran.
An Israeli missile struck a car in the central Gaza Strip on Tuesday, causing at least two injuries, the Israel army and Palestinian medical officials said.
Palestinian prisoners held in Israel went on hunger strike on Tuesday to protest against what they condemned as heavy-handed repression of a prison riot that left one inmate dead, officials said.
JERUSALEM - With negotiations over a new contract at a stalemate, Israel's largest cable provider is set to bump CNN from its program roster at the end of the month.
Mountain bikers and land managers from across Israel came together in September 2007, for five days of education and partnership building. IMBA Trail Solutions staff member Pete Webber led a variety of workshops on trailbuilding and mountain biking management.
Prime Minister Ehud Olmert confirmed that the Lebanese group Hezbollah had handed Israel a letter written by the long-missing Israeli airman Ron Arad as part of a prisoner-exchange deal last week.