In Gulf Crisis, Qatar Blinks First, Says Let’s Talk

In his first speech since four Arab countries severed ties with Doha, a defiant Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said life was continuing as normal despite what he described as an unjust “siege”. Qatar’s emir called on Friday for dialogue to resolve a political crisis pitting his country against four Arab states, saying any talks […]

Britain’s Royal Couple Meets Holocaust Survivors In Poland

 Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate toured Stutthof concentration camp, which was the first camp built in Poland by Nazi Germany in 1939 GDANSK, POLAND: Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate visited a former Nazi concentration camp in Poland on Tuesday where they heard the personal accounts of Holocaust survivors. The royal couple […]

US state to open tourism office in India

WASHINGTON: The US state of Nevada will open a new tourism office in New Delhi to promote its travel and tourism sector in India, an official said. Nevada Lt Governor Thomas Hutchinson before embarking on an India trip for its launch said, “Opening an office in India will provide Nevada with greater opportunities to promote international travel […]

As Trump era begins, what does Israel actually want in the West Bank?

The rabbi, Zvi Yehuda Kook, would come to be recognized as the spiritual father of the West Bank settlement movement. But this was still weeks before the Six Day War, and Israel had yet to conquer the West Bank. In his unusually emotional sermon that night, Kook recalled another “famous night,” the fateful night of […]