Times of Israel

Subscribe to Times of Israel feed Times of Israel
News from Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World
Updated: 1 hour 6 min ago

May secures cabinet backing for Brexit deal as critics rage

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 21:55
British PM must now earn support of EU leaders for agreement to exit bloc before having to steer proposal through fractious parliament

Rights group condemns Iran’s ‘abhorrent’ execution of ‘Sultan of Coins’

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 21:51
Amnesty International says executing of gold trader and his accomplice violated international law, comes after 'grossly unfair show trial'

4 policemen lightly hurt in Jerusalem stabbing attack

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 20:59
Assailant shot, wounded while carrying out assault at entrance to police station in south of city; one of the officers was apparently hurt by friendly fire

Man tries self-immolation with wine, held for weapons pics

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 20:53
Suspect held in France on potential charge of condoning terrorism after growing angry over request to show conductor his train ticket

As rockets multiplied, racing first responders struggled to keep up

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 20:35
The 400 rockets launched from Gaza posed a challenge not only to the Iron Dome defense system but also to emergency workers, who respond to multiple incidents for every rocket

Fox and other media friends back CNN over White House access

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 20:20
Trump administration claims 'broad discretion' to restrict admission to the president with lawyers arguing the US leader could choose to never hold another press briefing again

Moshe Lion clinches Jerusalem mayoral win as final votes counted

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 20:06
Candidate garners enough provisional ballots from soldiers, others to put him out of rival Berkovitch's reach and become next leader of capital

Israelis aren’t happy with Netanyahu, but still look mainly to him to solve Gaza

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 20:06
What matters, as near-war gave way to resignations and bickering, is whether PM really had compelling reasons for pushing to urgently end this round of conflict with Hamas

Police arrest white nationalist who called Pittsburgh shooting a ‘dry run’

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 20:01
FBI affidavit says Jeffrey Clark Jr. and his brother, who committed suicide after synagogue attack, 'fantasized about killing' Jews, black people

Ratcheting up threat to bolt, Jewish Home votes to back coalition ultimatum

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 19:57
Party officials say they will pull out of government, forcing new elections, if the PM doesn't appoint Naftali Bennett defense minister

Harvard hoax site claims former spy chief called Liberman a Russian agent

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 19:50
Website designed to look like university department falsely claims Tamir Pardo, who actually did give a talk there last week, predicted Netanyahu would fire the defense minister

For second day, Israelis burn tires, block roads in south over Gaza violence

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 19:33
Demonstrators gather at entrances to Sderot and Ashkelon as criticism persists over ceasefire ending intense border flareup

Justice Department says Trump attorney general appointment is legal

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 19:18
Opinion says conflicting laws give the president room to appoint an unconfirmed official, notes manner of Matthew Whitaker's designation has many precedents over past 200 years

Mark Zuckerberg joins Tel Aviv Facebook group

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 18:48
Social media mogul delights city's social media users by posting to local Israeli forum and commenting on Israeli cuisine

Pro-Corbyn Labour member implies UK Jews embellishing need for security

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 18:47
Jewish newspaper publishes remarks from Welsh member of opposition party saying threats to synagogues may be 'in their own heads'

Shaky truce appears to hold, but IDF to keep Gaza reinforcements on border

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 18:41
Eisenkot orders troops to remain on high alert, meets with senior officers from Southern Command after quiet returns to south following two days of intense fighting

Hamas head says Liberman resignation an ‘admission of defeat’ by Israel

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 17:48
Ismail Haniyeh cheers defense minister's decision to step down as a 'political victory' following violent flareup in Gaza

Ecuador restores credentials of late diplomat who saved Jews from Nazis

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 17:16
Ecuadorian FM leads ceremony honoring Manuel Antonio Munoz Borrero, who was removed as consul in Stockholm for issuing passports to fleeing Jews

Jewish Insider’s Daily Kickoff: November 14, 2018

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 17:12
FBI reports 37 percent rise in crimes targeting Jews and Jewish institutions; 'American Jews face a choice: create meaning or fade away'

Netanyahu huddles with party heads as coalition teeters after resignation

Wed, 14/11/2018 - 16:28
Jewish Home party maintains its demand that leader Naftali Bennett be appointed defense minister in place of resigning Avigdor Liberman, or else it will join opposition