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Gaza war rages on, Hamas says Israel tried to kill its military chief

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 04:15

An Israeli air strike in Gaza killed the wife and infant son of Hamas`s military leader, Mohammed Deif, the group said, calling it an attempt to assassinate him after a ceasefire collapsed.

Hamas warns foreign airlines, declares truce talks over

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 01:37

The armed wing of Hamas warned foreign airlines on Wednesday against flying into Tel Aviv, threatening to step up its six-week conflict with Israel and declaring truce talks in Cairo over.Gaza City: The armed wing of Hamas warned foreign airlines on Wednesday against flying into Tel Aviv, threatening to step up its six-week conflict with Israel and declaring truce talks in Cairo over.

Israeli air strike kills 2 Gaza boys: Medics

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 19:49

An Israeli air strike on a house in the central Gaza Strip killed two Palestinian boys aged 11 and 16 on Wednesday, medics said.

Israel steps up raids, Gaza buries dead

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 18:59

Among the 18 killed since the truce collapsed were a heavily-pregnant woman and three children in the central town of Deir al-Balah, said emergency services spokesman Ashraf al-Qudra. 

Hamas says military chief alive, calling shots in Gaza war

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 18:51

Hamas said on Wednesday its military commander Mohammed Deif was alive and still calling the shots in the ongoing war with Israel in and around Gaza. 

Deif `deserves to die`: Israeli minister

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 16:51

An Israeli cabinet minister on Wednesday justified an air strike on Gaza that killed the wife and child of Hamas military leader Mohammed Deif, saying he was a legitimate target.

Egypt urges Israelis, Palestinians to resume Gaza talks

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 13:39

Egypt on Wednesday called on Israelis and Palestinians to resume negotiations, expressing its "profound regret at the breach of the ceasefire in Gaza." 

Gaza toll tops 2100 as war resumes; Hamas says its military chief still alive

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 10:38

Justifying the strike targeted to kill the Hamas military chief, an Israeli cabinet minister has said that he deserves to die like Qaeda kingpin Osama bin Laden was killed.

Gaza war resumes with deadly strikes, rocket fire

Gaza war resumes with deadly strikes, rocket fire

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 10:19

Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip fired rockets at Israel for a second day on Wednesday after fighting resumed with the collapse of truce talks and an Israeli air strike that killed three people in Gaza.

Israeli strike killed Gaza commander`s wife and child: Hamas

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 09:26

Hamas said Wednesday that an Israeli air strike killed the wife and child of its Gaza military chief, as a temporary ceasefire went up in smoke and Cairo truce talks froze.

Gaza ceasefire has `collapsed`: Chief Palestinian negotiator

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 04:48

A temporary ceasefire in Gaza has `collapsed` after a deadline passed with no agreement to extend a truce and Israel and Hamas resumed hostilities, a senior Palestinian official has said.

Hamas denies launching rockets into Israel

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 00:56

The Islamist Hamas movement denied Tuesday firing four rockets from the Gaza Strip into Israel.