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Israel to replace metal detectors in Jerusalem with smart surveillance

Israel to replace metal detectors in Jerusalem with smart surveillance

Israel decided on Tuesday to remove metal detectors it had placed at the entrance to a holy site in Jerusalem`s Old City and replace them with smart, less obtrusive surveillance means, a Cabinet statement said.

Jul 25, 2017, 13:16 PM IST

Mosul victory announcement 'imminent': US general

A final victory in Mosul would mark an epic milestone for the Iraqi security forces, who had crumbled in the face of an IS onslaught across Iraq in 2014.

Jul 08, 2017, 23:19 PM IST

Jewish hardliners ejected from Jerusalem mosque compound

A group of hardline activists were removed from the flashpoint Al-Aqsa mosque compound in east Jerusalem Wednesday after violating a ban on Jewish prayer there, police said.

May 24, 2017, 15:33 PM IST

Israeli police kill Palestinian woman who tried to stab them

Israeli paramilitary police officers shot and killed a Palestinian woman who tried to attack them with a knife outside Jerusalem`s walled Old City on Wednesday, police spokesmen said.

Mar 29, 2017, 21:09 PM IST

Palestinian stabs 2 officers, shot in new surge of violence

A Palestinian stabbed two Israeli police officers outside Jerusalem`s Old City Monday before being shot, authorities said, as a new surge in violence raised concerns ahead of upcoming Jewish holidays.

Sep 19, 2016, 15:22 PM IST

Three Palestinians shot dead after carrying out attack in Jerusalem

Three Palestinian assailants were shot dead on Wednesday while carrying out a shooting and stabbing attack that wounded two Israeli paramilitary policewomen at an entrance to Jerusalem`s walled Old City, Israeli police said.

Feb 03, 2016, 20:31 PM IST

'Operation Late Night Roam-Yos': Hyderabad police cracks down on youths roaming streets at night

As many as 105 youths were rounded up by police in Old City as part of 'Operation Late Night Roam-Yos' which is aimed at restraining youngsters and minors from roaming the streets in the area and creating nuisance.

May 24, 2015, 23:36 PM IST

Youth killed in street-fight: Police register murder case in Hyderabad

A case of murder was on Tuesday registered in connection with the death of a 17-year-old student, who was killed in Old City here allegedly in a mock street-fight with another youth, police said.

May 12, 2015, 17:06 PM IST

Israel advances plans for highrise East Jerusalem seminary

Israel on Thursday approved a further stage in plans to build a nine-storey Jewish seminary in the heart of a densely-populated Palestinian neighbourhood near Jerusalem`s Old City.

Aug 28, 2014, 16:14 PM IST

In Kashmir, 200 years of honesty, tradition and trust

For over 200 years, five generations of this family have been running a grocery shop in the Old city of Srinagar.

Oct 07, 2013, 11:56 AM IST

Hoax call claiming bomb in Ahmedabad creates panic

A hoax phone call, that a bomb has been planted in Gujari Bazaar (Sunday market) area in the Old City, forced the police personnel to undertake a comprehensive search operation on Sunday.

Mar 24, 2013, 21:28 PM IST

A day after clashes, situation peaceful in Hyd

The situation in trouble-hit parts
of the old city remained peaceful even as
indefinite curfew continued for the second day.

Apr 09, 2012, 12:02 PM IST

Hyderabad: Curfew in old city areas after clashes

Tension prevailed in some parts of the Old City after two groups clashed and indulged in stone-pelting and stabbing.

Apr 08, 2012, 16:04 PM IST

Shutdown in old city area of Srinagar

Business establishments and shops
in some parts of old Srinagar city on Saturday observed a shutdown
against the alleged high-handedness of security forces during
clashes with supporters here, official sources said.

Aug 06, 2011, 15:45 PM IST

Fresh clashes in Ahmedabad`s old city, woman injured

Fresh clashes were witnessed Tuesday between members of two communities in Shahpur here in which one woman was injured, police said.

May 25, 2010, 16:23 PM IST

Jerusalem reopens popular Old City gate

One of four main gates to
Jerusalem`s Old City has been reopened after a two-month
restoration project.

Apr 21, 2010, 22:18 PM IST

Hyderabad Police further relaxes day curfew

With the situation in the communal
riot-hit localities here remaining peaceful during the curfew
relaxation period on Wednesday, the city police decided to further
lift the day-curfew tomorrow.

Apr 07, 2010, 22:35 PM IST

Tension in old city of Hyderabad after religious clashes

Parts of the old city of this Andhra Pradesh capital on Sunday remained tense after religious clashes between two groups, which left 13 people injured Saturday night.

Mar 28, 2010, 11:05 AM IST