Tag: Israel

Death Toll In Gaza Climbs To 181

Tensions between Israel and Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip have continued unabated for a seventh consecutive day, as the death toll in the coastal enclave climbed to 181, officials said.

  • Monday, 17 May 2021
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At UNSC, India Condemns Rocket Attack That Killed Indian Nurse

While mourning the death of an Indian nurse in Israel, India's Permanent Representative T. S. Tirumurti on Sunday condemned the rocket attacks from Gaza that killed her.

  • Monday, 17 May 2021
Israel Will Pursue Hamas As Long As Necessary: Netanyahu

Hamas continued to attack Israel with rockets on Sunday and the Israeli army struck back with force as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to pursue the Palestinian militant group for as long as necessary.

  • Sunday, 16 May 2021
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Israel-Gaza Violence Spirals As Netanyahu Vows To Intensify Attacks

Hundreds of rockets were fired upon Israel from Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip throughout Tuesday, as Israel pummelled the tiny coastal territory with airstrikes and the death toll mounted on both sides.

  • Wednesday, 12 May 2021
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20 Killed As Israel Strikes Gaza After Hamas Rocket Barrage

Tensions simmering in Jerusalem in recent days have taken deadly turn as militants in the Gaza Strip and Israel exchanged attacks, with at least 20 people killed, according to officials.

  • Tuesday, 11 May 2021
Brain function gets better while inhaling

Jerusalem: Israeli research has found that inhalation improves brain performance, the Weizmann Institute of Science (WIS) in Israel reported. The research, published in the journal Nature Human Behavior, found that the success rate of subjects who solved questions during inhalation was higher than their success during exhalation, Xinhua news agency reported. The research results may […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Five rockets from Gaza hit Israel

Jerusalem: Suspected Palestinian militants in the Gaza strip on Sunday fired at least five rockets at Israel, the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) said. It said the rockets were launched from the Gaza Strip, which is under the Hamas Islamist organisation since 2007. Anti-aircraft alarms sounded continuously in the regional councils of Eshkol, forcing residents to […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
Israeli warplanes strike Gaza after rocket fire

Gaza: Israeli Army warplanes, drones and artillery continued striking militants’ facilities in the Gaza Strip on Saturday in response to the firing of barrages of rockets from the coastal enclave into Israel, the media reported. One Palestinian was killed and seven were wounded in the Israeli airstrikes on various military facilities all over the Gaza […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
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Israel Bans Travel To 7 Countries Including India

Jerusalem: The Israeli government on Friday decided to ban travel of Israeli citizens to seven countries over high Covid-19 morbidity and fear of the spread of variants of the virus,…

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
44 Killed In Stampede At Jewish Festival In Israel

Jerusalem: Nearly 40 people were killed and hundreds of others injured when a stampede broke out overnight at an overcrowded Jewish religious gathering in Israel’s north attended by tens of…

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Israel, US successfully test Arrow-3 missile defence system

Jerusalem: Israel and the US successfully conducted tests of the advanced anti-ballistic missile system “Arrow-3,” the Israeli Defence Ministry said on Sunday. Israel’s Prime Minister and Minister of Defence Benjamin Netanyahu said: “in recent weeks, we have carried out three pioneering secret experiments of the Arrow-3 missile. These experiments were held in Alaska, in full […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Archaeologists discover 1,500-year-old church in Israel

Jerusalem: Israeli and US researchers discovered a 1,500-year-old church of the Byzantine-era on the northern shore of Israel’s Sea of Galilee lake, as reported Wednesday by the Kinneret Academic College (KAC). The researchers, Mordechai Aviam, professor with the KAC, and Steven Notely, professor with Nyack College in New York, said the church, unearthed in the […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Israel-Gaza Ceasefire Begins 2 Days After Fighting

Jerusalem/Gaza City: A ceasefire came into effect on Thursday after two days of fighting between Israel and militants of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) in Gaza. The fighting took place after Israel on Tuesday killed Baha Abu al-Ata, one of the PIJ’s most senior commander in the Gaza Strip in an airstrike. While a PIJ […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
PM Modi Pens Emotional Letter To Youngest 26/11 Survivor

New Delhi: Just a day after India observed the 11th anniversary of the 26/11 terror attacks which killed 166 people and injured over 300 others in Mumbai, Prime Minister Narendra Modi wrote a moving letter to the attack’s youngest survivor — Moshe Tzvi Holtzberg from Israel, who was a toddler at the time of the […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
Benjamin Netanyahu Wins Likud Party's Leadership Race

Jerusalem: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu emerged victorious in Likud party’s leadership primary election, fending off a veteran contender that challenged his long-time rule of Israel’s governing party. “Great victory!” Netanyahu wrote on Twitter on Thursday. The results secured Netanyahu’s place at the helm of the Likud party ahead of the upcoming national elections on […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021