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The facts behind the Beirut explosion


A fashion extravaganza in singer's celebrated new 'visual album' includes clothes from Alon Livne, Shahar Avnet and newcomer Avy Amram

Beyoncé wears Israeli-designed looks in new filmed album


Lebanese President Michel Aoun said on Friday the country"s investigation into the biggest blast in Beirut"s history would examine whether it was caused by a bomb or other external interference

‘Explosion may have been caused by external interference’


Prior to former vice president's intervention, progressives in the party had secured agreement to include word for the first time in party manifesto

Biden intervened to keep Israel ‘occupation’ out of Democratic platform


All 3 candidates running to chair powerful committee say American assistance shouldn't go toward Israel annexing parts of West Bank, representing a shift in party policy

Dems seeking House foreign affairs job would restrict Israel aid over annexation


Communications Minister clarifies that he will not allow Netanyahu to form an alternative right-wing government without Blue and White

‘I will not lend a hand to a narrow government’


Israel tops 80,000 infections amid continued failure to bring infection rate down; number of serious patients up by 11 to 369

Israel sees 1,716 new infections and death toll rises to 581


It seems that Netanyahu has already decided that he is not interested in annexation

The miss of the century: Sovereignty is receding


Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah on Friday stressed that his group was not responsible for the blast in Beirut earlier this week

Nasrallah denies responsibility for Beirut blast


At least 16 people were killed on Friday when a passenger jet overshot and skidded off the runway as it landed in southern India, breaking into two pieces, officials said, according to AFP

16 killed in Indian passenger jet crash