Israel, also known as the State of Israel, is a country in Western Asia, located on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea.
The Israeli Supreme Court has ordered Parliament to hold a vote for electing a new Speaker, in a move widely seen as a blow to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's attempt to hold on to power.
Israel will extend winter time to encourage people to stay indoors amidst the novel coronavirus outbreak, the government said.
Three Israeli lawmakers were sworn into the new parliament on Monday afternoon, without the formation of a new government after the elections again produced inconclusive results, Xinhua news agency reported.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday announced the closure of all shopping centers, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and cinemas as part of the efforts to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that the world body is committed to its established position of a two-state solution with regard to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Twitter has revealed that it has suspended a large network of fake accounts that exploited a bug to match usernames to phone numbers.
The Maharashtra government on Monday set up a two-member committee to conduct a high-level probe into the allegations of phone tapping of various leaders by the erstwhile Bharatiya Janata Party-led government, Home Minister Anil Deshmukh said here.
The UN Security Council (UNSC) is scheduled to meet next week to discuss US President Donald Trump's controversial Middle East peace plan which has already been rejected by the Palestin, diplomatic sources said.
At the Arab League emergency meeting held in Cairo, Arab foreign ministers voiced rejection to the recently released US Middle East peace plan.
Believe it or not, people may lie in order to appear good and honest rather than telling the truth, even if it hurts them to do so, say researchers.