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Israel: New president has 'big shoes to fill'
President Shimon Peres to step down amid political bickering and widespread Israeli apathy towards the presidency.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2014 08:30 GMT
Israeli centre-left bloc fails to unite
Talks between three centrist and left-leaning parties produce no agreement on joint parliamentary election campaign.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2013 17:34 GMT
Israeli pessimism over Hamas ceasefire
The first bus bombing in Tel Aviv in years was a signal for many to intensify attacks on Gaza, not agree to a truce.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2012 13:15 GMT
Israel PM calls for early elections
Parliamentary poll to be held within four months, a year ahead of schedule.
Last updated: 06 May 2012 17:38 GMT
Israel PM's son posts discriminatory remarks
Newspaper says young Netanyahu aired views against Muslims and Arabs on Facebook.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2011 14:38 GMT
Timeline: Palestine-Israel conflict
A chronology of key events in the Middle East conflict from 1999 onwards, the time span of The Palestine Papers.
The Palestine Papers
Last updated: 23 Jan 2011 20:06 GMT
Abbas: The man and the politician
The Palestinian president was never meant to be a revolutionary leader but he must now rise to a historic challenge.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2010 14:32 GMT
Israel swears in new parliament
Ceremony comes as Benyamin Netanyahu continues effort to form coalition government.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2009 00:04 GMT
Netanyahu vows to topple Hamas
Leader of Israel's Likud party says Palestinian group is "Iranian proxy".
Last updated: 05 Feb 2009 12:20 GMT
Poll shows Sharon party ahead
The new centrist party of Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has a commanding lead over the right-wing Likud party he dramatically left this week, an opinion poll has suggested.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2005 23:12 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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