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India expresses concern over situation in Israel, Palestine

India expresses concern over situation in Israel, Palestine

India on Wednesday expressed deep concern over the situation in West Asia.

May 17, 2018, 00:54 AM IST
Hamas official says 50 members killed this week on Gaza border

Hamas official says 50 members killed this week on Gaza border

A senior member of Gaza's rulers Hamas said on Wednesday that most of the 62 Palestinians killed by Israeli fire during border protests and clashes this week were members of the Islamist group.

May 17, 2018, 00:48 AM IST
Turkey and Israel expel envoys over Gaza violence

Turkey and Israel expel envoys over Gaza violence

Turkey told Israel`s ambassador to leave the country on Tuesday after Israeli forces killed 60 Palestinians during protests on the Gaza border.

May 16, 2018, 00:49 AM IST
UN warns of more Gaza violence, condemns Israel's use of force

UN warns of more Gaza violence, condemns Israel's use of force

The United Nation human rights office condemned Monday's 'appalling deadly violence' by Israeli security forces in Gaza and said it was extremely worried about what might happen later on Tuesday, while calling for an independent investigation. 

May 15, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
Rocket warning siren in southern Israel was false alarm: Israeli military

Rocket warning siren in southern Israel was false alarm: Israeli military

A rocket siren that sounded in southern Israel near the Gaza border on Tuesday was a false alarm, the Israeli military said.

May 15, 2018, 13:40 PM IST
Gaza massacre: Israel defends actions as 55 Palestinians killed

Gaza massacre: Israel defends actions as 55 Palestinians killed

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu defended his military, saying: "Every country has an obligation to defend its borders. 

May 15, 2018, 10:19 AM IST
55 dead in Gaza protests as Israel fetes US Embassy move

55 dead in Gaza protests as Israel fetes US Embassy move

Throughout the day, Gaza protesters set tires ablaze, sending thick plumes of black smoke into the air, and hurled firebombs and stones toward Israeli troops across the border. 

May 15, 2018, 09:45 AM IST

Photos: US opens new embassy in Jerusalem

The US on Monday opened its embassy in Jerusalem. US President Donald Trump had announced the decision to move the embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem in December 2018, when he had formally recognised the holy city as the capital of Israel, breaking away from decades of US neutrality on the sensitive issue.

May 15, 2018, 00:52 AM IST
Israeli soccer club Beitar Jerusalem says it wants to add Donald Trump to its name

Israeli soccer club Beitar Jerusalem says it wants to add Donald Trump to its name

Israeli soccer club Beitar Jerusalem says it wants to add "Trump" to the team's name.

May 14, 2018, 20:11 PM IST
US opens new embassy in Jerusalem, Donald Trump call it 'a great day for Israel'

US opens new embassy in Jerusalem, Donald Trump call it 'a great day for Israel'

President Donald Trump has hailed the opening of the US embassy in Jerusalem.

May 14, 2018, 19:46 PM IST
Israel prepares for opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem

Israel prepares for opening of US Embassy in Jerusalem

Dozens of foreign diplomats are expected, though many ambassadors of European nations who oppose the move will skip it.

May 13, 2018, 16:20 PM IST
US has given Israel go-ahead to assassinate Iran's General Qassem Soleimani, claims Kuwaiti newspaper

US has given Israel go-ahead to assassinate Iran's General Qassem Soleimani, claims Kuwaiti newspaper

In the largest operation in Syria since the signing of disengagement agreement in 1974, Israel on Thursday said it has struck almost all of the Iranian infrastructure on Syrian soil during the overnight raids.

May 11, 2018, 00:40 AM IST
Israel hits nearly all Iran infrastructure in Syria, says ‘if it rains on us, it’ll storm on them’

Israel hits nearly all Iran infrastructure in Syria, says ‘if it rains on us, it’ll storm on them’

It was one of the largest Israeli military operations in recent years and its biggest such raid against Iranian targets, the military said.

May 10, 2018, 13:40 PM IST
Iran calls Netanyahu 'infamous liar' over nuclear allegations

Iran calls Netanyahu 'infamous liar' over nuclear allegations

Iran on Tuesday branded Israeli PM an "infamous liar" over his allegations of a secret Iranian nuclear weapons programme.

May 02, 2018, 00:53 AM IST
Israeli sniper kills unarmed Palestinian who was standing still, video sparks outrage - Watch

Israeli sniper kills unarmed Palestinian who was standing still, video sparks outrage - Watch

The soldiers can he heard celebrating the killing of the unarmed man.

Apr 10, 2018, 20:41 PM IST
Saudi king underlines support for Palenstinians after Crown Prince's Israel comments

Saudi king underlines support for Palenstinians after Crown Prince's Israel comments

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had said in an interview that Israeli people have a right to a nation-state in at least part of their ancestral homeland - something Saudi Arabia has long opposed.

Apr 04, 2018, 07:08 AM IST
In major shift from Saudi stance, Crown Prince says Israel has 'rights' to its land

In major shift from Saudi stance, Crown Prince says Israel has 'rights' to its land

 "I believe the Palestinians and the Israelis have the right to have their own land."

Apr 03, 2018, 08:34 AM IST
Seven Palestinians killed, hundreds injured in Gaza clashes

Seven Palestinians killed, hundreds injured in Gaza clashes

The Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed the death toll and according to reports 550 Palestinians were injured.

Mar 30, 2018, 23:41 PM IST
 Iran captain  Masoud Shojaei 'honoured' to return after ban for playing against Israelis

Iran captain Masoud Shojaei 'honoured' to return after ban for playing against Israelis

Masoud  Shojaei, 33, was banned from the squad after appearing against an Israeli team for his Greek club Panionios last August along with his national teammate Ehsan Haji Safi.

Mar 27, 2018, 15:25 PM IST
Israel opens probe into Facebook after data scandal

Israel opens probe into Facebook after data scandal

Following a scandal over the hijacking of personal data from millions of the social network's users.

Mar 22, 2018, 23:51 PM IST