An Israeli court extended former Prime Minister Ehud Olmert's 18-month prison sentence by a month today for pressuring a confidant not to testify in multiple legal cases against him.Feb 10, 2016, 16:34 PM IST
Israeli Vice Premier Silvan Shalom, a veteran politician in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu`s right-wing Likud party, resigned on Sunday following allegations that he had sexually harassed several women during his career.Dec 21, 2015, 10:27 AM IST
Former Israeli president Moshe Katsav is currently serving a seven-year prison sentence for raping three employees.Oct 15, 2012, 20:59 PM IST
Moshe Katsav is currently serving a seven-year prison sentence after being unanimously convicted of two counts of rape, two counts of sexual harassment and obstruction of justice.May 20, 2012, 21:28 PM IST
Israel`s former President Moshe Katsav insisted he is an innocent man who has been faithful to his wife.Dec 07, 2011, 20:46 PM IST
Former Israeli president Moshe Katsav has arrived at a prison in central Israel to begin serving his seven-year rape sentence.Dec 07, 2011, 13:53 PM IST
The court upheld a ruling that Katsav, 65, raped a former employee while he was a Cabinet minister and sexually harassed
two other women during his presidency from 2000 to 2007.
Katsav`s conviction was a stunning fall from grace for a man who rose from humble beginnings to become a symbol of success for Mizrahi Jews.Nov 10, 2011, 15:51 PM IST
Katsav was convicted in December of two counts of rape, two counts of sexual harassment, an indecent act using force,
and obstruction of justice.
Ex-Israeli president was sentenced to seven years in prison for rape and sexual harassment.May 18, 2011, 21:27 PM IST
Former president Moshe Katsav has been sentenced to 7 years in jail for rape.Mar 24, 2011, 15:45 PM IST
Former Israel president Katsav claims to be a victim of political witch-hunt.Dec 30, 2010, 15:16 PM IST
The trial of Israel`s ex-President
Moshe Katsav, facing charges of rape and other sexual
offences, got underway at a Tel Aviv court on Tuesday with women`s
groups rallying in solidarity with the complainants outside.