Pope says denying Israelâs right to exist is anti-SemitismAt 50th anniversary of landmark document that transformed Catholic-Jewish relations, Francis urges interfaith cooperation to promote peace
29 Oct 2015
Pope Francis marked the 50th anniversary of the turning point in the Catholic Church s relations with Jews on Wednesday with a sharp condemnation of anti-Semitism, saying attacks on Israel s right to exist were a form of hatred.
Heavy dust blankets country for second day as intense heat joins inAirlines cancel domestic flights due to poor visibility; Environmental Protection Ministry issues warning to avoid outdoors
10 Sep 2015
Israelis woke up to yellow skies heavy with sand blowing in from the east Wednesday as a dust storm lingered for a second day, with temperatures rising across the country and adding to the already difficult weather conditions.
I'm in the middle of a two-plus week trip to several states, meeting with leaders of many different ministries and feeling the love and support from Christian Zionists of all backgrounds. It's heartwarming, inspiring, and a blessing, and it's especially meaningful right now.
MPs, medical experts stub out bid to legalise dagga
28 May 2015
MEMBERS of parliament and medical researchers have rejected a bill calling for the legalisation of dagga for commercial and medicinal use, with some warning against the "hazardous" effect of the drug on families and communities.