Haaretz

Israel halts after-school enrichment programs over state budget impasse

Thu, 2020-07-30 21:46
Thousands of teachers in external Education Ministry programs could be dismissed soon if government can't come to agreement over budget

When Ariel Sharon took Gideon Levy to Gaza to convince him that disengagement is a mistake

Thu, 2020-07-30 21:27
On the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the pullout from Gaza, recollections of three unforgettable journeys: to Ariel Sharon's ranch, years beforehand; to Atzmona on the day it was evacuated; and to see the heaps of rubble, five months after the fact

They're brainless, they terrorize beachgoers and they may be able to help humanity: The secret lives of jellyfish

Thu, 2020-07-30 20:29
Israeli researchers dive into the murky world of jellyfish

The Israeli company that has come as close as possible to the sun

Thu, 2020-07-30 19:14
Chip maker Ramon.Space is great Israeli hope in the age of ‘New Space’

Anarchists? Leftists? These anti-Netanyahu protesters used to vote Bibi

Thu, 2020-07-30 17:48
Six Israeli right-wingers who never previously demonstrated against Benjamin Netanyahu tell Haaretz what caused them to turn against the prime minister and take to the streets

'The screaming was absolutely awful': How Netanyahu defanged the state watchdog, according to an ex-spokesman

Thu, 2020-07-30 17:27
Shlomo Raz, who retired last year after 12 years as spokesman of the State Comptroller's Office, warns of how the powers-that-be are slowly but surely eating away at the integrity of this important institution

Detainees in anti-Netanyahu protests: Police grilled us about our political views

Thu, 2020-07-30 16:54
People arrested at the demonstrations report that police tried to get intelligence about protests and their organizers from them, asking if they identify with the right or left

Two suspects in attack on anti-gov't protesters released to house arrest

Thu, 2020-07-30 16:41
Five protesters demonstrating against police brutality were injured on Tuesday ? Judge says 'two groups provoked one another,' while police detain two more people suspected of assaulting anti-gov't protesters

Nearly 560 Iraqis killed in months of anti-government protests, government says

Thu, 2020-07-30 16:11
The mass demonstrations that started in October led to the resignation of Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi, who was replaced by Mustafa al-Kadhimi

Netanyahu has been leading a cold civil war for years. Now it's threatening to burst into flames

Thu, 2020-07-30 16:08
As it was before Rabin's 1995 assassination, so it is now: Netanyahu is convinced that he's the victim. He accused Rabin of incitement, and now he believes the 'deep state' hunters are out for his blood

Far-right, anti-Netanyahu protesters to converge in Jerusalem for dueling rallies

Thu, 2020-07-30 15:58
Police to deploy undercover, special forces as far-right mobilizes opposition to anti-government rally planned for Thursday

Forget everything you know about bird ovaries

Thu, 2020-07-30 15:33
Lady birds have one ovary but their dinosaur ancestors had the usual two: Extraordinary fossil bird from 120 million years ago sheds light on the evolutionary change

Herman Cain, former Republican presidential candidate, dies of COVID-19

Thu, 2020-07-30 15:27
Cain was diagnosed with COVID-19 in late June after attending a Tulsa rally for President Donald Trump

Israel’s coronavirus angst at risk of morphing into dangerous populism

Thu, 2020-07-30 14:51
Economic distress and growing distrust of government could lead Israel down the dangerous path that ended in Trump

Leading Orthodox rabbi endorses Donald Trump for reelection

Thu, 2020-07-30 14:39
The 95-year-old rabbi says it would be 'worrisome' if the president loses, citing rising secularism as a threat

Hong Kong disqualifies 12 pro-democracy nominees from September legislative election

Thu, 2020-07-30 13:55
'Clearly, Beijing shows a total disregard for the will of the Hongkongers and tramples upon the city’s last pillar of vanishing autonomy,' prominent activist Joshua Wong says

Israel botched its handling of the coronavirus by dubbing it war, former Mossad chief says

Thu, 2020-07-30 13:54
Tamir Pardo tells Haaretz how declaring war on COVID-19 got people believing that the authorities could destroy it quickly. Instead, a disintegration of society is possible

Turkey got involved in Libya to seek economic gains, Tripoli gov't officials say

Thu, 2020-07-30 13:44
Ankara deployed a few hundred troops and an estimated 3,500-3,800 Syrian mercenaries over the first quarter of the year, according to a Pentagon report released last week

Trump suggests delaying the U.S. presidential election

Thu, 2020-07-30 13:03
Democrats are mounting their most extensive voter protection effort ever to gird for what Joe Biden called his biggest fear: the prospect that Trump will try to interfere with the Nov. 3 election