Tel Aviv

Israel top court approves surrogacy for same-sex couples

The decision by the court, headed by Chief Justice Esther Hayut, was a result of a battle that began more than a decade ago. Until now surrogacy remained off-limits to gay couples and single men.

published on : 11th July 2021

Tens of thousands attend Pride parade in Israel's Tel Aviv

Some 250,000 people attended the Tel Aviv parade honoring the LGBTQ community in 2019 before it was called off last year because of the pandemic.

published on : 25th June 2021

Tel Aviv Grand Slam: Amid coronavirus scare, Indian judokas to begin campaign on Thursday

The Israel health ministry on Tuesday confirmed that among foreign delegations, who reached the country for the tournament, five tested 'borderline' positive for coronavirus.

published on : 17th February 2021

Six-member Indian judoka team to feature in Tel Aviv Grand Slam

After the Israel event, the Indian judokas are due to participate in Grand Slams to be held in Uzbekistan and Georgia in March, which are both Olympic ranking tournaments.

published on : 11th February 2021

Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to welcome first flight from Dubai to Tel Aviv

Israeli flag carrier El Al is set to begin flights between the two countries next month while its Emirati equivalent, Etihad, has filed paperwork for flights in the first quarter of next year.

published on : 26th November 2020

Air India begins direct flight service between India-Israel

This is also the first flight that will fly over Saudi Arabia covering a shorter route that will save three hours, to complete the journey in mere seven hours.

published on : 23rd March 2018

Air India's New Delhi-Tel Aviv flight service a 'historic moment’, says Israeli Tourism Minister

As a measure to boost the ties between India-Israel, Air India on Thursday inaugurated its direct flight service between the two capital cities.

published on : 23rd March 2018

Air India says gets Saudi's nod to fly from New Delhi to Tel Aviv over Saudi airspace

Air India plans to operate flights three days a week, and the flight would save two hours of travel time as a result of flying over the Saudi airspace.

published on : 7th March 2018

US presses to relocate embassy to Jerusalem by 2019

To expedite the move, the US will not build a new structure, but will instead convert an existing consular building in the Arnona neighbourhood of West Jerusalem into the new US mission.

published on : 19th January 2018