Netanyahu calls for Jordan support, Kurdish autonomy

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has asked the international community to support Jordan in the fight against "Islamic extremism" and to back the independence of Iraq`s Kurds.

Ariel Sharon`s funeral to be held Monday

The state funeral of former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon will be held Monday, his family said. He passed away Saturday at a medical centre after being comatose for eight years.

Israel, West hail Sharon, Arab world slams him

As Israelis and the West today paid glowing tributes to late Israeli leader Ariel Sharon, the Arab world was less laudatory, slamming him as a "tyrant" and "criminal".

Ex-Israel PM Ariel Sharon facing `final hours`

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon`s condition has dramatically deteriorated and the 85-year-old leader was facing his "final hours", the hospital where he has been in coma since a 2006 stroke said on Friday.

Netanyahu directs to revisit ban on female prayer at holy site

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has instructed a quasi-governmental Jewish organization to find a solution for non-Orthodox Jewish female groups wishing to pray at one of Judaism`s holiest sites.

`Iran moving rapidly towards making an atomic bomb`

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu claimed that Tehran is moving very rapidly towards producing an atomic bomb.

Wife of former Israeli prime minister Shamir dies

Shulamit Shamiris is survived by her husband, 2 children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Justin Bieber to meet Israeli Prime Minister

Bieber is all set to meet the PM of Israel as he tours the Jewish country.