Salem

WATCH: 60-year-old mentally ill woman, who fell into well, rescued after two days

On November 3, while the woman was walking near the well, K Valliyammal, a resident of Naduvalur near Gangavalli in Salem district, fell into it and sustained injuries.

published on : 6th November 2019

A Palestinian and an Israeli offer Jerusalem tour together

The pair work side-by-side as they recount polar opposite narratives of the holy city and its contested historic sites to a group of local and international tourists.

published on : 13th February 2019

Cleaners take out thousands of ‘notes to God’ at Jerusalem’s Western Wall

As part of a twice a year spring clean, a team of cleaners removed written prayers crammed into the crevices of the Western Wall.

published on : 21st March 2018

Thousands of Indonesians protest Trump's Jerusalem move

Thousands protest outside the U.S. Embassy in the Indonesian capital against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

published on : 11th December 2017

Israeli PM Netanyahu sees Europeans following Trump on Jerusalem

Ahead of a meeting with EU foreign ministers in Brussels, Netanyahu called on the Palestinians to recognise Israel as a Jewish state and to accept that Jerusalem was its capital. 

published on : 11th December 2017

Indonesia: Jakarta rally against U.S. President Trump's Jerusalem plan

 Thousands of members and supporters of an Indonesian political party rallied against United States President Donald Trump’s plan to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital on Sunday in Indonesia’s Ja

published on : 10th December 2017

Lebanese security forces fire tear gas at protest near U.S. embassy

Lebanese security forces have fired tear gas and water canon at anti-Trump protesters near the U.S. embassy in Beirut. 

published on : 10th December 2017

Israel: Two dead in 'Day of Rage' over Jerusalem

At least two people are killed in clashes with Israeli troops, as thousands of Palestinians demonstrate against U.S. President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. 

published on : 9th December 2017

Jerusalem status: Clashes erupt north of Ramallah in Palestine

Clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces on Friday left one person dead after calls for a "day of rage" as US President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

published on : 9th December 2017

Trump hosts Hanukkah party at White House, announces shifting of U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem

he United States President Donald Trump hosted a Hanukkah celebration at the White House where he talked about his decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

published on : 8th December 2017

U.S. decision on Jerusalem disregards the UN: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said U.S. President Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital will throw the region into a "ring of fire"

published on : 7th December 2017

Muslim protesters clash with police in Jerusalem

A planned "Day of Rage" turns violent as on Friday Muslims in Jerusalem protest the installation of metal detectors at the al-Aqsa holy site.

published on : 22nd July 2017

Palestinians pour into Jerusalem for Ramadan prayers

Thousands of Palestinians pour into Jerusalem to attend the first Friday prayers of the Muslim fasting month of Ramadan at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Islam's third-holiest site.

published on : 7th June 2017

Donald Trump to visit Jewish, Christian holy sites in Jerusalem

US President Donald Trump will visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem, Judaism's holiest prayer site, the White House said on Monday.

published on : 17th May 2017