Israel sees red over Orange plans to axe ties

French telecoms giant Orange said Thursday it wanted to withdraw its brand from Israel, spurring Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to demand that Paris distance itself from the company`s "miserable" decision.

No surrendering to Iran`s nuclear ambitions: Israeli PM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged the P5+1 countries not to surrender to Iran ahead of a deadline for a permanent nuclear deal, media reported on Monday.

Israel to release second batch of Palestinian prisoners

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday said Israel would go ahead with the planned release of 26 Palestinian prisoners as a goodwill gesture, despite tension within the right-wing dominated government.

Opinion polls in Israel predict easy win for Netanyahu

The right-wing bloc, backed by five members of the centrist Atzmaut party, has 66 seats in the current Knesset.

Israeli PM condemns West Bank mosque attack

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday condemned the desecration of a mosque in a village in the occupied West Bank by suspected Jewish settlers.

Israeli PM seeks to placate settlers` anger

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Thursday with settler leaders but failed to ease anger over his cabinet`s decision to temporarily halt new Jewish construction in the West Bank.

Israeli PM draws ire over secret trip

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu drew the wrath of Israel`s most influential newspapers on Thursday over what they described as lies issued by his office about a secret flight to Russia.

Israel PM to OK 100s of new settlements: Minister

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will soon authorise hundreds of new homes to be built in the occupied West Bank despite US calls for a settlement freeze, a senior minister said on Sunday.

Israel PM calls for `crippling sanctions` against Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Thursday for "crippling sanctions" against Iran to stop its disputed nuclear work, on a solemn visit to Berlin marked by Holocaust remembrance.

Limitations on Jerusalem`s sovereignty unacceptable: Israel

Ahead of his high level meetings
with US and EU leaders to revive the vexed Middle East peace
process, Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday vowed "not
to accept any limitations" on sovereignty over Jerusalem.