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Over 30,000 African migrants protest in Israel: Police

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

Jan 06, 2014, 00:34 AM IST

Ex-Israeli Prime Minister Sharon``s condition worsens: Reports

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon, comatose since a 2006 stroke, has deteriorated to a "life threatening" condition after suffering kidney malfunction, Israel Radio reported on Wednesday.

Jan 02, 2014, 02:11 AM IST

Ex-Israel PM Sharon`s health worsens: Radio

The health of former Israeli prime minister Ariel Sharon, who has been in a coma for nearly eight years, worsened on Wednesday, Israeli media reported.

Jan 02, 2014, 00:23 AM IST

Israel fears Obama leading Mid-East towards catastrophe: Report

The Israeli political-security establishment is increasingly concerned by an American desire to reach a final deal with Iran regardless of the price, with some officials accusing US President Barack Obama of leading the region towards a catastrophe, a media report said on Tuesday.

Dec 03, 2013, 14:21 PM IST

Israel police kill Palestinian in raid on illegal migrants

Israeli border police killed a Palestinian during a raid aimed at netting illegal immigrants in a suburb of commercial capital Tel Aviv early Saturday, a police spokeswoman said.

Nov 30, 2013, 14:19 PM IST

China`s bank may have been used by Hamas to launder money

A leading Chinese bank may have been used by Palestinian militant group Hamas and its allies to launder money for their global operations, according to Israeli intelligence reports.

Sep 29, 2013, 17:50 PM IST

`Homeland` relocates production from Israel over Syria concern

The filming of some scenes for the third season of `Homeland`, which were planned to take place in Israel, is now moved to Morocco over safety concern.

Sep 19, 2013, 12:24 PM IST

Greek plane makes emergency landing in Tel Aviv

A Greek charter plane made an emergency landing at Tel Aviv`s Ben Gurion airport Thursday after the pilot had sent out a distress signal, an airport official said.

Jul 11, 2013, 15:56 PM IST

Iran threatens to ‘raze’ Israeli cities if attacked

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned that his country would annihilate the Israeli cities of Tel Aviv and Haifa if it were attacked by Israel, and also criticized US over nuclear talks.

Mar 22, 2013, 10:40 AM IST

Obama’s limo breaks down after ‘petrol diesel mix-up’ on Israel trip

US President Barack Obama’s limo broke down during his historic visit to Israel after somebody filled it up with petrol instead of diesel.

Mar 21, 2013, 10:20 AM IST

US Prez Barack Obama on first Israel visit

US President Barack Obama arrived in Israel on Wednesday as he began his first trip ever to Israel and second to the Middle East.

Mar 20, 2013, 16:22 PM IST

Tel Aviv calls off marathon after runner`s death

The Tel Aviv municipality announced it is cancelling the full marathon scheduled to take place on Friday, after the death of a runner at the half-marathon last week.

Mar 19, 2013, 18:12 PM IST

9 injured in suspected mafia attack in Tel Aviv

A car bomb explosion near an army base in central Tel Aviv injured nine people in what police believes was an assassination attempt targeting a criminal syndicate.

Jan 10, 2013, 19:19 PM IST

Tel Aviv bus bomber arrested, says Israel

Israeli officials on Thursday arrested an Arab Israeli for carrying out a bomb blast that ripped through a bus in Tel Aviv on Wednesday, in which 27 people were injured.

Nov 23, 2012, 09:06 AM IST

Clinton condemns Tel Aviv bombing

An outraged White House reaffirmed America`s unshakeable commitment to Israel`s security.

Nov 21, 2012, 22:20 PM IST

Blast in Tel Aviv, peace remains elusive in Gaza

A bomb ripped through a bus in Tel Aviv Wednesday, wounding 27 people and causing a major setback to peace efforts.

Nov 21, 2012, 16:22 PM IST

Man stabs security guard at US Embassy in Tel Aviv

In what could further escalate tension, an unidentified man on Tuesday opened fire in the US Embassy situated in Tel Aviv.

Nov 20, 2012, 15:05 PM IST

Snap military ties with Tel Aviv: J&K CPM, PDF to Centre

Condemning Israeli airstrikes on Gaza enclave in Palestine, the Jammu and Kashmir unit of CPI (M) and the Peoples Democratic Front (PDF) on Monday asked the Centre to snap military ties with Tel Aviv.

Nov 19, 2012, 19:35 PM IST

Israel redeploys missile screen to Tel Aviv

Israel has redeployed its Iron Dome air-defence systems to protect Tel Aviv from Palestinian rocket fire.

Nov 18, 2012, 08:38 AM IST

Egyptian PM denounces Israel’s Gaza bombardment

Egyptian PM Hisham Qandil visited the Gaza Strip on Friday to show solidarity with the Palestinians amid a barrage of Israeli aerial bomb attacks.

Nov 16, 2012, 09:16 AM IST