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Israeli hospital treats Hamas leader's daughter

An Israeli hospital says it has treated the daughter of Hamas' top leader in the Gaza Strip weeks after a brutal war between Israel and the Islamic militant group.

Oct 20, 2014, 00:17 AM IST

Israel underestimated Gaza militants: Top Army official

A senior army intelligence official has admitted that Israel underestimated the tenacity of Gaza militants and did not expect a 50-day conflict to last so long, but he insisted they were soundly beaten.

Sep 03, 2014, 21:55 PM IST

Israel identifies body as missing American student

Israeli police say a recently found body has been identified after a forensic investigation as that of a US religious student who disappeared while hiking in Jerusalem last week.

Aug 29, 2014, 15:10 PM IST

Tel Aviv flights working normally despite Hamas threat

All flights were operating normally at Israel`s Ben Gurion international airport near Tel Aviv early Thursday despite a warning issued by Hamas`s armed wing in Gaza, officials said. 

Aug 21, 2014, 12:31 PM IST

Hamas warns foreign airlines not to fly into Tel Aviv

A Hamas warning to foreign airlines to halt flights into Tel Aviv was to take effect Thursday as a six-week war with Israel spiralled into further bloodshed after truce talks collapsed.

Aug 21, 2014, 09:34 AM IST

Hamas warns foreign airlines, declares truce talks over

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.

Aug 21, 2014, 01:37 AM IST

Israel stripped of Davis Cup home tie due to conflict

Israel will not be allowed to stage the Davis Cup World Group tie against Argentina in Tel Aviv in September because of the conflict between Israel and Hamas, tournament chiefs said Thursday.

Aug 07, 2014, 22:15 PM IST

Israeli shelling kills 19 taking refuge in Gaza school: UN

Israeli shells blasted a UN-run school in a Gaza refugee camp on Wednesday, killing at least 19 people and wounding about 125 others taking refuge there, a UN official said.

Jul 30, 2014, 14:31 PM IST

Hamas says it fired three rockets at Israel airport

Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas said it fired three rockets at Tel Aviv airport, a day after US and some European airlines had resumed flights after a two-day suspension.

Jul 25, 2014, 15:43 PM IST

US Airways to resume Tel Aviv flights Thursday

US Airways plans to resume its direct flights from Philadelphia to Tel Aviv on Thursday after a temporary ban from federal authorities on flights to Israel amid an intensifying conflict with the Palestinians.

Jul 23, 2014, 12:03 PM IST

Backstreet Boys postpone Tel Aviv concerts

Pop band Backstreet Boys have postponed three upcoming concerts in Israel, citing "security" concerns in the wake of Operation Protective Edge.

Jul 21, 2014, 12:36 PM IST

Hamas militants fire rockets at Tel Aviv after warning

Hamas militants launched two rounds of rocket attack on Tel Aviv Saturday night after a warning, causing no injury, according to the Israeli military.

Jul 13, 2014, 02:24 AM IST

Hamas warns airlines not to fly to Israel`s main airport

Hamas warned international airlines not to fly to Israel`s main Ben-Gurion airport in Tel Aviv, after the Palestinian militant group targeted the facility and managed to briefly halt air traffic.

Jul 11, 2014, 19:11 PM IST

Rockets fired at Tel Aviv intercepted: Military

At least two rockets fired from the Gaza Strip at Tel Aviv on Wednesday were shot down mid-air by Israel`s Iron Dome defense system, the Israeli military said.

Jul 09, 2014, 11:37 AM IST

Israeli lawmakers meet to elect new President

Israeli lawmakers met at the Knesset (parliament) in Jerusalem Tuesday to elect a new president.

Jun 10, 2014, 15:49 PM IST

Former Israeli PM Olmert convicted in bribery scandal

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert was on Monday convicted in one of the country`s worst corruption scandals, a verdict that could make him the first premier to face prison and end his hopes for a political comeback.

Mar 31, 2014, 12:06 PM IST

`Jewish toddler-survivor of 26/11 attack doing well`

Moshe Holtzberg, the Jewish toddler who survived the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, is "doing well", growing up in a "complicated situation" with his grandparents, and Tel Aviv thanks Indians for saving him.

Feb 25, 2014, 12:30 PM IST

Palestinians dismiss Israeli al Qaeda plot claim

Palestinian security officials on Thursday cast doubt on Israel`s claim that it broke up an al-Qaeda plot to bomb the US Embassy in Tel Aviv, alleging Israel concocted the story to bolster its position in peace talks.

Jan 24, 2014, 03:10 AM IST

African asylum seekers in Israel seek world help

Thousands of African asylum seekers demonstrated outside Western embassies in Tel Aviv on Monday in a second day of mass protests against Israel`s immigration policies.

Jan 06, 2014, 20:27 PM IST

More than 30,000 African asylum seekers protest in Israel

More than 30,000 African asylum seekers who entered Israel illegally protested in Tel Aviv on Sunday, in the biggest rally ever staged by migrants in the Jewish state.

Jan 06, 2014, 15:57 PM IST