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Artist targets Twitter with offline hate tweets

Artist targets Twitter with offline hate tweets

Published 09/08/2017

A German-Israeli artist who accuses Twitter of failing to delete hate speech tweets has taken matters into his own hands - by stencilling the offending messages on the road in front of the company's Hamburg headquarters. [more…]

Reign of sewage in biblical valley may be coming to an end

Reign of sewage in biblical valley may be coming to an end

Published 07/08/2017

There is a foul smell coming from the biblical Kidron Valley. [more…]

Successful launch for two Israeli-made observation satellites

Successful launch for two Israeli-made observation satellites

Published 02/08/2017

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) [ISRAI.UL] said on Wednesday that two of its observation satellites were successfully launched into space. [more…]

Express Scripts to cover Mylan`s EpiPen, exclude rivals

Express Scripts to cover Mylan`s EpiPen, exclude rivals

Published 31/07/2017

EpiPen auto-injection epinephrine pens manufactured by Mylan NV pharmaceutical company for use by severe allergy sufferers are seen in Washington, U.S. August 24, 2016.

Pharmacy benefit manager Express Scripts Holding Co said on Monday it would favor drugmaker Mylan Inc's versions of the EpiPen lifesaving allergy treatment over the allergy auto-injectors of other companies.

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U.S. says Iran rocket test breaches U.N. resolution

U.S. says Iran rocket test breaches U.N. resolution

Published 27/07/2017

Simorgh rocket is launched and tested at the Imam Khomeini Space Centre, Iran, in this handout photo released by Tasnim News Agency on July 27, 2017. Tasnim News Agency/Handout via REUTERS

Iran successfully tested a rocket that can deliver satellites into orbit, state television reported on Thursday, an action the United States said breaches a U.N. Security Council resolution because of its potential use in ballistic missile development.

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Hungary, Israel seek closer ties as Orban campaign unnerves Jews

Hungary, Israel seek closer ties as Orban campaign unnerves Jews

Published 17/07/2017

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends a joint declaration with French President Emmanuel Macron at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, July 16, 2017.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is likely to focus on business rather than history in Budapest as he looks to deepen ties with Hungary, whose leader Viktor Orban's flirtation with the radical right has unnerved Jews living there.

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EU regulators charge Teva over pay-for-delay drug deal

EU regulators charge Teva over pay-for-delay drug deal

Published 17/07/2017

A building belonging to Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, the world's biggest generic drugmaker and Israel's largest company, is seen in Jerusalem February 8, 2017.

EU antitrust regulators charged Israeli drugmaker Teva (TEVA.TA) (TEVA.N) on Monday with doing an illegal deal with Cephalon to delay selling a cheaper generic version of the latter's sleep disorder drug, putting it at risk of a fine.

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Lavrov calls U.S. preconditions to return Russian property `robbery`: RIA

Lavrov calls U.S. preconditions to return Russian property `robbery`: RIA

Published 17/07/2017

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov speaks during a meeting with French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian in Moscow, Russia June 20, 2017.

U.S. attempts to set preconditions for the return of Russian diplomatic property seized in New York and Maryland are "daylight robbery", Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday, the RIA news agency reported.

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Jimmy Carter recovers from dehydration scare in Canada

Jimmy Carter recovers from dehydration scare in Canada

Published 15/07/2017

REFILE - CORRECTING SPELLING OF ROSALYNN CARTER Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn Carter at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights during a closing ceremony for a Habitat for Humanity project in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, July 14, 2017.

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, appearing fully recovered from dehydration suffered while helping to build a home for charity in Canada, was released from an overnight hospital stay on Friday and addressed the project's closing ceremony.

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British war surgeon Nott returns to Gaza to train doctors

British war surgeon Nott returns to Gaza to train doctors

Published 12/07/2017

British surgeon David Nott trains Palestinian doctors in Gaza City July 10, 2017. Picture taken July 10, 2017.

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