Israel launches air raid on Syria in return for fire: army

Jerusalem, Jun 24 An Israeli aircraft carried out a strike on Syria after 10 projectiles fired from the war-torn country hit the occupied Golan Heights today, an army spokesman said.The Israeli Air...

Jun 24, 2017 9:06 PM | Newsscroll

New system detects sarcasm on social media

Jerusalem, Jun 24 Scientists have developed a new system that can detect sarcasm in social media posts, and interpret it for people with autism and Asperger's syndrome who have difficulty...

Jun 24, 2017 3:41 PM | Newsscroll

Yoga events in Israel draws record participants

From Harinder MishraTel Aviv, Jun 24 Israel, where the ancient Indian spiritual practise of Yoga is very popular, marked the third International Yoga Day with special events across the...

Jun 24, 2017 2:58 PM | Newsscroll

Trump aide Kushner has 'productive' talks with Israel PM

Jerusalem, Jun 22 US President Donald Trump's senior advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner had a "productive" meeting with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem, the White House has...

Jun 22, 2017 3:02 AM | Newsscroll

Kushner kicks off Mideast peace push with first solo visit

Jerusalem, Jun 21 President Donald Trump's son-in- law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner, made his first solo visit today to the region, holding separate meetings with the Israeli and...

Jun 21, 2017 11:47 PM | Newsscroll

British ex-spy boss says new US world role threat to security

Jerusalem, Jun 21 A former head of Britain's foreign intelligence agency told an Israeli security conference today that the United States' declining world role under President Donald Trump is...

Jun 21, 2017 7:32 PM | Newsscroll

Kushner arrives to try for Israeli-Palestinian breakthrough

Jerusalem, Jun 21 US President Donald Trump's son- in-law and chief Middle East adviser, Jared Kushner, arrived today for a daylong visit aimed at restarting long-dormant Israeli-Palestinian peace...

Jun 21, 2017 6:49 PM | Newsscroll

Einstein's letters fetch USD 210,000 at auction

Jerusalem, Jun 21 Eight letters written by German scientist Albert Einstein have fetched nearly USD 210,000 at an auction today, with the highest bid going to a letter about God's creation of the...

Jun 21, 2017 4:03 PM | Newsscroll

Jailed ex-Israel PM Olmert taken to hospital with chest pain

Jerusalem, Jun 20 Ehud Olmert is doing well, a doctor said today, after the former Israeli Prime Minister imprisoned on corruption charges was rushed to hospital with chest pains.The 71-year-old...

Jun 20, 2017 11:50 PM | Newsscroll

Palestinian tries to stab Israeli soldiers, shot dead: army

Jerusalem, Jun 20 A Palestinian attempted to stab Israeli soldiers in the occupied West Bank today before being shot dead, the army said.A military statement said that the incident occurred near...

Jun 20, 2017 10:36 PM | Newsscroll