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Ari Rabinovitch

Israeli commandos, Hamas militia clash as Gaza offensive continues

The clashes broke during a ground operation on Gaza's coast by Israeli commandos- the first ground assault since the offensive against Hamas began.

Obama: Israel’s settlement building does not foster peace

US President Barack Obama has said that settlement building in the occupied West Bank did not "advance the cause of peace".

Israeli settlement freeze ends, peace talks in doubt

Israel allowed its halt in construction in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank to expire on Monday, defying a call to extend the moratorium.

US, Israel square off over settlement expansion

On a neighbourhood in the West Bank settlement of Efrat, workers construct a foundation that will expand a building towards a nearby playground.

Livni narrowly wins party vote, eyes Israel PM job

Tzipi Livni was narrowly elected leader of Israel's ruling party and vowed on Thursday to start work immediately on forming a new coalition.

Human exoskeleton helps paralysed people walk

Paralysed for the past 20 years, former Israeli paratrooper Radi Kaiof now walks down the street with a dim mechanical hum.

Microsoft not bidding to buy Yahoo!

Microsoft is not looking to bid to buy all of Yahoo! but is in talks about other types of deals with the United States number two search engine, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer said on Wednesday. Earlier this month, Microsoft walked away from a proposal to acquire Yahoo! for ,5-billion, or per share.

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