Law effectively circumvents High Court decision that banning Reform, Conservative converts from state-run mikvehs is discriminatory and therefore illegal.
Netanyahu says claim security cabinet did not discuss threat of Gaza tunnels is a lie; defends his decision to call the father of a soldier suspected of manslaughter of Palestinian assailant in Hebron.
Foreign Ministry publishes tender for professional diplomat for prestigious post vacated in September 2011.
Cynthia McKinney was the Green Party presidential nominee for the 2008 U.S. Presidential race.
Prime minister says he has no intention of holding on to foreign minister post forever, adding that he is not the cause for the stalemate in peace, rejecting claims that settlements damage Israel's standing abroad.
Court rejects police request to extend Rabbi Eliezer Berland's detention for another few days, but allows 24-hour delay for appeal of the decision.
After accepting terms, U.S. defense aid over the next decade could rise from the current proposal of $37 billion to $40 billion.
Speaking in Vienna at an international climate change conference, Kerry said the issue might not get as much public attention as terrorism but that addressing the issue is even more important.
Antitrust and police officials suspect firm of price-fixing and other offenses, related to high-school trips to Holocaust and other sites.
Private experts say Israel's methods are enough to provide often basic alerts regarding potential attackers, then require follow-up investigation.
Asaf Hanuka's 'The Realist' wins Eisner Award's 'Best U.S. Edition of International Material.'
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