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Former president Seán T O’Kelly inspecting a guard of honour outside the GPO in 1957.

One of the largest Easter Rising collections to be put up for sale in decades will be auctioned later this month in New York, including medals awarded(...)

Israeli author Dorit Rabinyan, posing with her Hebrew-language novel titled Gader Haya (known in English as Borderlife), expressed surprise at the controversy. “Politicians keep using fear to do their bidding, but why?” Photograph: Gil Cohen Magen/AFP/Getty Images

The controversial novel Borderlife, about a romantic relationship between a Palestinian man and a Jewish woman, has shot to the top of Israel’s best-s(...)

A wounded man is removed  by emergency medical staff from the scene of an attack by an unidentified gunman who opened fire at a pub in Tel Aviv, Israel,  killing two people and wounding five others, on January 1st, 2016. Photograph: Daniel Bar On/AFP/Getty Images

Police in Tel Aviv are searching for a gunman who killed at least two people and wounded five others in a bar in the city centre on Friday afternoon. (...)

Sara Netanyahu: the Netanyahu family has denied the expenditure suspicions levelled at her and said “the claims against the prime minister’s wife are baseless and imaginary, and this will be clearly proven”. Photograph: Geoffroy van Der Hasselt/EPA

Sara Netanyahu, wife of prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu, has been questioned under caution by Israel police’s fraud squad on suspicion she used sta(...)

Former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert (centre): the Israeli supreme court reduced his prison sentence to 18 months from six years after overturning the main part of his conviction on bribery charges. Photograph: Gali Tibbon/New York Times

Former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert, who was convicted of bribery in 2014 in Israel’s biggest corruption scandal, has been sentenced to 18 month(...)

Former Israeli prime minister Ehud Olmert (R) is seen in the courtroom as he waits for the judges at the Supreme Court in Jerusalem. Israel’s top court slashed Olmert’s prison sentence to 18 months from six years on Tuesday after overturning the main count in his 2014 bribery conviction. Photograph: Gali Tibbon/Reuters

Israel’s top court slashed former prime minister Ehud Olmert’s prison sentence to 18 months from six years on Tuesday after overturning the main count(...)

Former West Bank settler leader Dani Dayan.

Israel is threatening to downgrade its diplomatic relations with Brazil in protest over Brasilia’s refusal to accept former West Bank settler leader D(...)

Tensions rose last year when an Israeli foreign ministry spokesman called Brazil a ’diplomatic dwarf’ after Brasilia recalled its ambassador from Israel to protest the  military offensive in Gaza in July 2014. File photograph:  AP Photo/Hatem Moussa

Brazil’s reluctance to accept an Israeli ambassador who is a West Bank settler has set off a diplomatic crisis and led to a standoff with the Israeli (...)

The UN report on the Gaza war of 2014 was based on testimony from human rights groups such as Breaking the Silence. Photograph: Arnd Wiegmann/Reuters

Israeli ministers have backed a Bill demanding increased transparency from nongovernmental organisations that receive extensive foreign funding, in a(...)

Mourners in Nablus on Sunday carry the body Maher Jabi, who was reportedly shot and killed by Israeli forces after ramming a vehicle into a number of Israeli soldiers a day earlier. Photograph: Alaa Badarneh/EPA

Israeli forces have shot dead two Palestinians who stabbed and wounded an Israeli soldier in the occupied West Bank on Sunday, according to the Israel(...)

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