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Israel lifts restrictions on same-sex surrogacy

4 January 2022, 12:31 PM

Israel on Tuesday lifted restrictions barring same-sex couples and single men from becoming parents through surrogacy within the country, upholding a Supreme Court ruling to end the ban.

Israel to offer fourth COVID vaccine shot to over 60s, medical staff

3 January 2022, 4:22 AM

Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Sunday that Israel would offer a fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine to people over 60 and to medical staff as it faces a surge in Omicron variant infections.

Israel’s top court rejects petition against Omicron phone tracking

2 December 2021, 12:11 PM

Israel’s Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a petition by rights groups seeking to repeal temporary measures allowing the domestic intelligence agency to use mobile phone tracing to curb the spread of the new COVID-19 variant.

Africa for Palestine hails SA government’s decision to withdraw support for Miss SA at the Miss Universe pageant in Israel

15 November 2021, 12:30 PM

Africa for Palestine has hailed government’s decision to withdraw support for reigning Miss South Africa, Lalela Mswane, at the upcoming Miss Universe pageant taking place in Israel next month.

Pfizer vaccine very effective against Delta variant in adolescents in Israel: Study

21 October 2021, 12:07 PM

The Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is highly effective at preventing infection and symptomatic disease from the Delta variant among 12- to 18-year-olds, research conducted in Israel shows.



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