Al Jazeera says cameraman killed in Gaza by drone strike on school building

A cameraman for Al Jazeera was killed by a drone strike on Friday while reporting on the earlier bombing of a school used as a shelter for displaced people in the southern Gaza Strip, the Arabic broadcaster said. Cameraman Samer Abu Daqqa was unable to get to safety or medical treatment after being injured […]

Bar Kochba Revolt era hiding complex revealed near Sea of Galilee

The most-extensive hiding complex discovered to date in the Galilee has been uncovered in an archaeological excavation carried out by the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) at the site of Huqoq (Hukkok) – an ancient Jewish village 12.5 kilometers north of Tiberias.  The area is mentioned in the Book of Joshua (Joshua 19:34) and has […]

Pope Francis calls for studies into ‘ugly’ gender theory

Pope Francis on Friday warned of the dangers of so-called gender theory, saying he had commissioned studies into what he condemned as an “ugly ideology” that threatens humanity. Addressing participants of a two-day conference in the Vatican on the evolving role of men and women according to Christian teachings, Francis said what he called […]