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Cambridge lecturer likens attacks on Indian Muslims to Jews’ pogrom by Nazis

Priya Gopal's statement in the video acknowledges the stance of PM Imran Khan for the Narendra Modi-led Indian government following the footsteps of Nazism.

Synagogue gunman spoke of ‘genocide and desire to kill Jews’

PITTSBURGH: The Pittsburgh synagogue gunman spoke of "genocide and his desire to kill Jewish people" during his attack, authorities said Sunday, as they identified...

Synagogue gunman kills 11 in America’s worst attack targeting Jews

A gunman faces 29 charges of violent crimes after opening fire during a baby-naming ceremony at a Pittsburg synagogue on Saturday, killing 11 people...

Thousands of Palestinians protest on Balfour Declaration centenary

RAMALLAH: Thousands of Palestinians took to the streets of various cities on Thursday to protest on the 100th anniversary of Britain's Balfour Declaration, which...

Israeli rabbi: women joining army become ‘non-Jews’

JERUSALEM:  An Israeli rabbi was fiercely criticised on Wednesday for saying women who join the army come back as "non-Jews," in a controversy that...

Israeli Jews born in US travel ban countries exempted: embassy

JERUSALEM: Israeli Jews born in the seven countries included under US President Donald Trump's travel restrictions will not be banned from America, the country's...

‘If you register Muslims, I will register as a Muslim’ Jewish leader tells Trump

NEW YORK: The Jewish director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), which campaigns against anti-Semitism and other bigotry, said Friday that he would register as...

Muslim journalist Mehdi Hasan takes apart Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked

In an interview, journalist Mehdi Hasan took to task Israeli Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked as he asked her tough questions regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

New clashes at Al-Aqsa mosque compound

AL-QUDS: New clashes broke out on Monday morning between Israeli police and Palestinians at flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound, an AFP journalist said, with further trouble feared in the week ahead as Jews celebrate the Sukkot holiday.

Muslims raise $48,000 to rebuild burnt black churches

In a splendid display of nobility and magnanimity, Muslims in the United States have started a crowdfunding campaign to rebuild burnt black churches.

Jews host Iftar dinner for Muslims

Jews in Canada hosted an Iftar for Muslims last evening at the oldest synagogue in Canada, as a gesture of friendship and religious tolerance.

Tel Aviv rally by Ethiopian Israelis faces police brutality

TEL AVIV: Police fired stun grenades to disperse a rally by Ethiopian Israelis demonstrating in central Tel Aviv on Sunday against alleged police brutality and widespread discrimination.

France knife attacker hates Jews, military: source

NICE: A man questioned Wednesday over knife attacks on three soldiers outside a Jewish centre in Nice has told investigators of his hatred of Jews and the military, a source close to the investigation said.

Al-Aqsa prayers quiet but Jews attacked later

JERUSALEM: Weekly Muslim prayers at Jerusalem's flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque passed peacefully Friday despite tensions in the Holy City, but Palestinians later wounded two Jews as they walked to worship not far away.

Muslim men over 50 return to Jerusalem’s Aqsa mosque, tension high

JERUSALEM: Muslim worshippers over the age of 50 returned to pray at Al Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem's Old City on Friday, a day after Israeli authorities shut down all access to the sacred compound following violence in East Jerusalem.

Three Hamas commanders killed in Israeli airstrikes on Gaza

JERUSALEM: Israel killed three senior Hamas commanders in the Gaza Strip in an air strike on Thursday and said it would continue to target the group's armed leadership after a ceasefire failed.

Renewed Israel, Palestinian truce off to shaky start

JERUSALEM: Israel and the Palestinians renewed a truce that had largely tempered a five-week-old war, but the deal got off to a shaky start on Thursday with rockets from Gaza slamming into Israel and Israel retaliating with air strikes.

Israel arrests suspects in Palestinian teen’s killing

JERUSALEM: Israel has arrested Jewish suspects in the abduction and killing of a Palestinian teen whose death touched off violent protests in Jerusalem and in Israeli Arab towns, a security source said on Sunday.

Palestinian fury at Israel boils in funeral for slain youth

JERUSALEM: Chanting "Intifada, Intifada", thousands of furious Palestinians called for a new uprising against Israel during the funeral on Friday of a teen they believe was kidnapped and killed by far-right Jews.