Tel Aviv

Indian soldiers lauded in Israeli textbooks

The municipality of Haifa has gone ahead with its decision to immortalise the sacrifices made by Indian soldiers.

Sep 23, 2012, 10:42 AM IST

Israeli protester sets himself on fire at rally

Cases of self-immolation as a form of protest are rare in Israel, and it was not immediately clear what prompted the man to set himself alight.

Jul 15, 2012, 09:46 AM IST

Israel police arrest 5 at protest against migrants

As many as 60,000 migrants from Africa have crossed Israel`s porous border with Egypt over the last several years.

May 24, 2012, 11:22 AM IST

Israel unveils sophisticated bomb shelters

Officials have been beefing up bomb shelters in recent months at a time of rising tensions with Iran.

Mar 02, 2012, 00:12 AM IST

`Israel itself must decide on Iran strike`

Leading US Republicans told Israel on Tuesday it must make up its own mind whether to launch a preemptive strike on Iran if the Islamic republic seeks to arm itself with nuclear weapons.

Feb 22, 2012, 10:58 AM IST

Iran threat: Iron Dome to be in central Israel

Iron Dome is part of an ambitious multi-layered defence programme to protect Israeli towns and cities.

Feb 20, 2012, 10:12 AM IST

Israel`s Tel Aviv named world’s best gay city

Tel Aviv outstripped New York in being voted as the top gay city in the world, according to a recent survey by American Airlines and GayCities.com.

Jan 19, 2012, 08:49 AM IST

Krishna leaves for Israel, Palestine Sunday

In a delicate balancing act, External Affairs Minister SM Krishna Sunday starts a three-day visit to Israel and Palestine.

Jan 06, 2012, 14:32 PM IST

In Israel, a higher profile for Christmas

Ninety years later, the streets are full of Christmas decorations, reflecting a flowering of Christianity in Israel`s economic and cultural capital.

Dec 21, 2011, 13:28 PM IST

Fall of Syrian regime a `matter of time`: US

It is "a matter of time" before the
Syrian regime headed by President Bashar al-Assad is ousted
from power by a popular uprising, US Defence Secretary Leon
Panetta said Tuesday.

Oct 04, 2011, 09:54 AM IST

Biggest rally in Israel`s history presses PM

The weekly protests prompted Netanyahu to set up a committee to explore a broad revamp of economic policies.

Sep 04, 2011, 15:29 PM IST

Truck rampage kills one person in Tel Aviv

Police said they were probing whether the incident was an accident or a deliberate attack.

May 15, 2011, 16:37 PM IST

Hamas rockets can reach Tel Aviv: Israeli official

Hamas rulers in the Gaza Strip have rockets that can travel 80 kilometres.

Nov 15, 2010, 14:18 PM IST

Tel Aviv’s 8K-yr-old room

Archaeologists found a 8,000-yr-old remains of a structure in Tel Aviv.

Jan 16, 2010, 12:40 PM IST

New `Dust Alert’ system to warn of polluted air

Researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU) have now developed a first-of-its-kind sensor called "Dust Alert" that can families and authorities monitor the quality of the air they breathe.

Sep 24, 2009, 09:33 AM IST

New `Dust Alert’ system to warn of polluted air

Researchers at Tel Aviv University (TAU) have now developed a first-of-its-kind sensor called "Dust Alert" that can families and authorities monitor the quality of the air they breathe.

Sep 24, 2009, 09:33 AM IST

Police in manhunt for Tel Aviv gay club shooter

Hundreds of police officers were scouring the streets of Tel Aviv on Sunday in a door-to-door manhunt for a gunman who opened fire on a gay youth club.

Aug 02, 2009, 13:01 PM IST