Israeli army rules women incapable of driving tanks

 The Israel Defence Forces (IDF) has decided that women soldiers cannot drive tanks in light of an investigation that concluded that the task is "beyond their physiological limitation", Israeli daily Haaretz reported on Monday.

May 18, 2015, 21:32 PM IST

Israel cartoon highlights troubled ties with US

An Israeli political cartoon depicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu piloting an airplane heading for New York's Twin Towers has set off a firestorm of criticism and focused new attention on the troubled relationship between Israel and the United States.

Nov 01, 2014, 03:34 AM IST

Israel’s oldest newspaper Haaretz endorses Obama

President Barack Obama, who has battled accusations that he is not fully committed to the US relationship with Israel, has locked down the endorsement of that country’s left-of center newspaper.

Nov 04, 2012, 19:11 PM IST

Israeli reporter accused of leaking Army documents

Uri Blau was charged by Israel`s Attorney-General Yehuda Weinstein with unauthorised possession of secret Army documents.

May 31, 2012, 12:36 PM IST

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