Political Left Down to 34 SeatsA new poll shows the left wing failing to win voter support while religious parties grow.
US Pushes Qaddafi OusterUS and Libyan officials met in secret face-to-face talks over the weekend. US insists Qaddafi must go. Russia offers hope of a "compromise".
Arab League Defends Syria Gov'tThe new head of the Arab League stood with Syria in slamming "foreign interference" while meeting in Damascus with President Bashar al-Assad.
Israel Okays German Shalit DealIsrael has accepted a proposal by the German mediator for the freedom of kidnapped IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.
PA's 4 Preconditions for TalksThe Palestinian Authority has presented the Quartet with four pre-conditions without which it refuses to resume talks with Israel.
Chavez in Critical ConditionVenezuelan President Hugo Chavez is reportedly hospitalized in Cuba in critical condition.
Netanyahu to France: No ThanksPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu thanked France for trying to help Israel reach peace with the PA – but reminded: no talks with with unity gov't.
Canada Sanctions SyriaCanada become the latest country to impose sanctions on Syria, preventing its leaders from traveling to Canada and banning trade.
Bibi on Obama: Friendly DisputeNetanyahu’s publicly contradicting Obama’s attempt to shrink Israel’s borders is only “a friendly argument, he insists. Or was it a tantrum?
Barak to Answer Criticism SundayDefense Minister Ehud Barak will testify before the State Control Committee over conflict of interest charges levelled by the Comptroller.
UN: IDF Shot Innocent SyriansUN Under-Secretary General Valerie Amos on Syrian invaders: “Innocent people are losing their lives.”
Glenn Beck Visits Temple MountConservative broadcaster is "working on a project." The decision to go this weekend was made just a few days ahead of time.
Congress to UN: Revoke GoldstoneThe US Congress has unanimously passed a bill demanding the UN rescind its 2009 anti-Israel Goldstone Report. The PLO calls on Obama to veto it.
Left-Wing MK Limits ToleranceLeft-Wing MK Gal-On forced Haifa U. to cancel a joint appearance with Nationalist MK Ben-Ari, whom she called a racist. ”She is like McCarthy".
Arab Anti-Semitic Reax to RetraxThe Arab world has reacted with vicious anti-Semitism to Judge Richard Goldstone's change of heart about his UN report, the ADL warns.
Rivlin on Visit to New ZealandOn a state visit, Knesset Speaker Reuven Rivlin officially inaugurated a new building for the Israeli embassy in New Zealand.
Helen Thomas: Modern-Day Haman?Former journalist Helen Thomas told an interviewer for a pornographic magazine her anti-Zionism is fully intended.
MK Ze'ev Boim Dead at 67Kadima Knesset Member Ze'ev Boim has passed away in Milwaukee, WI after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.
Moroccan King Announces ReformsIn deference to the demands of protesters, Morocco will revise its constitution for the first time in 15 years.
Symbolic Victory for PABritain tells Abbas the PA now is a “mission” and not a “delegation” in London, easing visa requirements but not granting diplomatic immunity.
Fatah Announces ElectionsWith Mahmoud Abbas illegally usurping the PA “presidency” since last year, PA finally announces general elections “by September at the latest.”
Quayle Calls to Release PollardFormer U.S. vice-president Dan Quayle calls for the release of Jonathan Pollard.
PA Minister: Dry Out CommunitiesThe PA’s Minister of National Economy calls to continue the boycott of goods made in Judea and Samaria and to extend it internationally.
US Envoys Ross, Hale in IsraelTop U.S. envoys Dennis Ross and David Hale have arrived in Israel for more talks with Jerusalem and Ramallah.
Highway 31 Expansion PlannedThe Transportation Ministry is planning to expand Highway 31, the main artery that leads from Be'er Sheva through Arad to the Dead Sea.