Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu secures record fifth term in office: Report

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has won the Israeli national election, securing a record fifth term in office despite running neck in neck with his challenger Benny Gantz, the country’s three main television channels said on Wednesday. With 97 percent of the votes counted, neither of the candidates’ parties had captured a ruling majority, but Netanyahu […]

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Rafale deal: Supreme Court delivers jolt to Modi govt, says leaked documents admissible in court

A three-judge Supreme Court bench has dismissed objections raised by Centre regarding the pleas asking for a review of the apex court’s decision on the Rafale deal. Delivering a unanimous verdict, the court dismissed the Centre’s preliminary objections seeking review of earlier judgment giving a clean chit to the Union government in the Rafale deal. […]

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