A furious Ismail Coovadia has repudiated a bid to 'honour' him with trees planted on contested land.
A striking new documentary delves into the lives of Israelis and Palestinians living together but apart.
Israel has reached an agreement to send thousands of African migrants to an unidentified country, a plan that has elicited criticism and concern.
Roger Waters and Alice Walker pen open letters asking Keys to join cultural boycott of 'unjust and unbelievably evil' Israel
The country fears that sophisticated Russian arms could end up in the hands of its enemies.
UN Syrian rebels have seized three UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights in the third abduction in two months in the zone between Syria and Israel.
Israel's prime minister is under fire for a costly lifestyle at taxpayers' expense, just as his government slashes welfare benefits and raises taxes.
Although South Africa has condemned Israel's air strikes on Syria, it has been cautious not to trample on the toes of the Middle Eastern country.
The ruling party has condemned the Israeli government, saying that it "can only escalate hostilities in the Middle East".
Benjamin Netanyahu has curbed building projects in Jewish settlements, say media reports, in a bid to help the US revive peace talks with Palestine.
Israel sought to persuade Syrian President Bashar al-Assad that recent air strikes around Damascus did not aim to weaken him.
Israel says it is phasing out white phosphorus smokescreen munitions whose use during its 2008-2009 offensive drew war crimes allegations.
Israel's national broadcast authority has banned Eurovision contestant Moran Mazor from wearing a dress made by John Galliano.
Wrapping up a three day visit to Israel, US President Barack Obama has paid respects to the nation's heroes and to victims of the Holocaust.
US President Barack Obama has said that settlement building in the occupied West Bank did not "advance the cause of peace".
United States President Barack Obama made his first official visit to Israel this week, amid warnings from some of Israel's leading supporters.
Barack Obama will travel to the West Bank Thursday to meet Palestinian leaders dismayed by his failure to make good on soaring expectations for peace.
Barack Obama has headed to Israel on a mission to soothe tensions with his hosts but faces scepticism about his plans to thwart Iran's nuclear threat.