Israel passes nationality bill into a law

Knesset passes controversial law seeking to enshrine the status of the State of Israel as the nation state of the ...
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Egypt presents new Hamas-Fatah reconciliation agreement

New initiative includes removal of Gaza sanctions, reinstatement of Palestinian Authority officials, report says.

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Minister Elkin to run independently for J’lem mayor

Likud officials: Coalition chairman Amsalem acted to torpedo Elkin's standing as Likud's candidate.

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Why do we love to hate so much?

TED speakers explore the causes and consequences of hate - and how we can fight it.

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Israel passes controversial nation-state law defining country as Jewish national homeland

62 MKs vote in favor of the bill after a stormy debate and changes to problematic clauses ■ Arab lawmakers ...
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Israel approves controversial ‘Jewish nation state’ law

Prime Minister Netanyahu hails a "defining moment" as Israeli Arab MPs condemn the legislation ...
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How To Meditate With A Mantra

How To Meditate With A MantraIf you’re short on time, you only need a few minutes to calm your mind and boost your mood through meditation. Watch this video for a quick two-minute meditation that will help you de-stress and feel calmer.


Sound Off: Readers react to Comey statement

Sound Off: Readers react to Comey statementIn his opening statement for his Senate Intelligence Committee hearing, Former FBI Director James Comey says that President Trump repeatedly asked him for loyalty, leading to an
"awkward silence." What does that claim says about the Commander in Chief? Readers are divided.


Democrats start impeachment proceedings against Trump

Democrats start impeachment proceedings against TrumpA pair of Democrats in Congress are drafting up articles of impeachment against Donald Trump, saying that the president’s decision to fire former FBI Director James Comey constitutes an obstruction of justice. Texas Representative Al Green, who has been one of the most outspoken proponents of impeachment proceedings against Mr Trump, was joined by California Representative Brad Sherman in announcing the long-shot bid. Mr Green said that Mr Trump’s actions are his primarily concern.


Bill Cosby's defence attack accuser's credibility in cross-examination at trial

Bill Cosby's defence attack accuser's credibility in cross-examination at trialOn day three of Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial, the comedian’s defence team attempted to paint his accuser as inconsistent, and their relationship as consensual – even romantic. Mr Cosby is accused of sexually assaulting Andrea Constand, the former head of the women’s basketball program at Temple University, at his Pennsylvania home in 2004. Ms Constand is the only one of more than 50 of Mr Cosby’s accusers who has secured a trial.