Israel admits 'high possibility' that soldier likely shot Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh

Abu Akleh was wearing a bulletproof vest marked "Press" and a helmet when she was shot in the head during an Israeli army operation.

published on : 6th September 2022

New Israeli rules on foreigners tighten control in West Bank; seen as attempt to 'isolate Palestinian society'

The wide-ranging policy imposes rules on foreigners who marry Palestinians or who come to the West Bank to work, volunteer, study or teach. The rules do not apply to people visiting Israel.

published on : 5th September 2022

One third of Gaza Strip population in need of psychological and social support: UN

More than two million people live in the Gaza Strip: there is only one mental health hospital, with a capacity of fifty beds, to serve the five governorates in the Strip.

published on : 5th September 2022

Israel announces new rules for foreigners in West Bank

The US ambassador expressed concern over the rules, and critics said they merely entrenched Israel's 55-year control over the Palestinian population in the territory.

published on : 5th September 2022

No proof that Pegasus spyware used in phones examined: SC; says Centre didn't cooperate in probe

The top court had ordered a probe into allegations of the use of Israeli spyware by government agencies for targeted surveillance of politicians, journalists, and activists.

published on : 25th August 2022

Israel carried out Gaza strike that killed 5 minors: Reports

Residents said a projectile fell from the air and exploded in the cemetery.

published on : 16th August 2022

Two Palestinians killed in Israel West Bank raid: Army

In the old city of Nablus, an AFP correspondent reported Palestinians trading gunfire with Israeli security forces. At least 40 Palestinians were wounded.

published on : 9th August 2022

Israeli airstrike kills second top Islamic Jihad commander

For now, the two highest-ranking commanders in Islamic Jihad and several other militants are among the dead. Israel estimates its airstrikes have killed about 15 militants.

published on : 7th August 2022

Israel and Gaza militants exchange fire after deadly strikes

The fighting that began Friday with Israel's dramatic targeted killing of a senior commander of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad continued throughout the night, drawing the sides closer to an all-out war

published on : 6th August 2022

Hezbollah airs video of Israeli barges in disputed gas field in Mediterranean Sea

Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah in an interview last week said that the militant group can locate and strike Karish and any other Israeli gas field.

published on : 31st July 2022

Israeli forces kill 2 Palestinians in West Bank gun battle

Police said “a number” of armed Palestinians were killed, without specifying, and said no Israeli forces were wounded.

published on : 24th July 2022

Saudi police arrest man who helped Israeli sneak into Mecca

Police called on visitors to respect the country's laws, particularly when it comes to Mecca and Islam's holiest sites in the kingdom.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Saudi citizen arrested after Israeli reporter sneaks into Mecca

The journalist, Gil Tamary of Israel's Channel 13, on Monday posted to Twitter video of himself sneaking into Mecca, Islam's holiest city, in defiance of a ban on non-Muslims.

published on : 23rd July 2022

US won't wait forever: President Joe Biden on Iran nuclear deal 

Biden made the comments at a news conference after meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid following one-on-one talks in which they discussed Iran's rapidly progressing nuclear programme.

published on : 15th July 2022

PM Modi to attend first I2U2 meet on July 14

Each country also has Sherpa-level interactions regularly to discuss the possible areas of cooperation.

published on : 13th July 2022

67 Israeli surveillance drones on the deal street

According to government sources, Israeli Aerospace Industries may clinch the $3 billion deal despite stiff competition from a US-based company.

published on : 13th July 2022

Is Israel heading for Knesset elections?

The fragile 61–59 majority becomes a problem when maverick individual lawmakers seek to undermine stability due to their ideological commitments.

published on : 18th June 2022

Israel's record on investigating journalists' killings

Several human rights groups that are prominent critics of Israel told AFP that the IDF's record of accountability in similar cases had been dismal.  

published on : 26th May 2022

Israel reports first case of monkeypox, suspects others

The World Health Organisation has identified about 80 cases globally, and roughly 50 more suspected cases.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Israel reopens Gaza crossing after nearly two weeks

The crossing is used by 12,000 Palestinians with permits to enter Israel for work. Israel had closed the crossing on May 3 ahead of Israel's national memorial and independence day amid violence.

published on : 15th May 2022
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