israel http://kbia.org en Elections in Israel shift focus to political center http://kbia.org/post/elections-israel-shift-focus-political-center <p></p><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In elections held last week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's party received the majority of the votes, which secures him another term as prime minister.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But the election wasn't exactly a complete triumph for Netanyahu. His party, </span>Likud<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, only received 31 seats in</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Israel's parliament. That's 11 fewer seats than they received in the last election.</span></p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:44:05 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 28159 at http://kbia.org Elections in Israel shift focus to political center Curbing Iran's nuclear ambitions http://kbia.org/post/curbing-irans-nuclear-ambitions <p>Hundreds of Iranian men took to the streets of Tehran on Wednesday to demonstrate their anger over Iran’s collapsing currency and deteriorating economic conditions. The chanting protesters marched to a major market area, where riot police had attacked suspected black-market currency traders. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 22:40:55 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 22303 at http://kbia.org Curbing Iran's nuclear ambitions Iran: A ticking time bomb? http://kbia.org/post/iran-ticking-time-bomb <p>Diplomatic distress over Iran&rsquo;s nuclear program is reaching a fever pitch.</p><div> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 23:40:27 +0000 Rehman Tungekar 10653 at http://kbia.org Iran: A ticking time bomb?