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Israel president leaves for six-day visit to India

Terming India as a "close friend", Israel President Reuven Rivlin has left for New Delhi on a six-day visit to further strengthen bilateral ties between the two countries that he said were places of "innovation and inspiration".

Nov 14, 2016, 04:36 AM IST

Pope hails `courage` of Israeli, Palestinian presidents

Pope Francis praised the "courage" of Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas after both agreed to come to the Vatican to pray with him for peace.

May 27, 2014, 13:32 PM IST

Israel`s President calls for return to peace talks

President Shimon Peres issued his call ahead of a gathering of Mideast leaders on the sidelines of a conference hosted by the Geneva-based World Economic Forum.

May 27, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Demjanjuk`s lawyer to defend former Israeli Prez

An associate of the Israeli attorney said that the maverick lawyer will defend former Israeli President Moshe Katsav.

Jan 15, 2012, 15:33 PM IST