Directed by Prashanth Neel and produced by Vijay Kiragandur of Hombale Films, the movie also stars Prithviraj Sukumaran.
The four-day ceasefire between Israel and Hamas is delicately poised. What happens during its passage is likely to determine how the rest of the war would unfold
The hostages ranged in age from 4 to 84 and included Abigail Edan, a 4-year-old girl whose parents were killed in the Hamas attack that started the war on Oct. 7. "What she endured was unthinkable,"
The aid trucks that have been allowed in during this period represent only 14% of the monthly volume of commercial goods and humanitarian aid that was being delivered to Gaza prior to the war.
On Friday, the first day of the truce, Hamas released 24 hostages, including 13 Israelis, while Israel in turn freed 39 women and children from its prisons.
Trigunayat reiterated India’s “consistent position” on the two-state solution and that in the Arab world, things were changing.
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The truce spells temporary relief for Gaza's two million-plus residents after seven weeks of sustained Israeli bombardment and a 'total siege' imposed by the far-right Netanyahu government.
The temporary truce capped weeks of fitful indirect negotiations and set the stage for a tense period that could determine the course of the war.
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The deal includes release of 50 civilian women and children hostages currently held in Gaza Strip in exchange for release of a number of Palestinian women and children detained in Israeli jails.
The deal is crafted to take effect in stages that the mediators hope can be extended and broadened. Here is what we know so far.
"Gaza is again in a total communication blackout, and ... it is because there is no fuel," UNRWA chief Philippe Lazzarini told a press conference in Geneva.
The vote in the 15-member council was 12-0 with the United States, United Kingdom and Russia abstaining.
It is paddy harvesting time. We fear that the Pakistani troops can target us if we go near our fields at the border.
"None. No possibility," Biden told reporters as he left the White House for a trip to Illinois when asked about the chances of a ceasefire.
'When genocide unfolds, artmaking, reading and discourse feels like throwing paper planes in a drizzle'
It is a privilege to make metaphors about paper planes when speaking of people far away, threatened daily by war planes.
While rains damaged the crops in the second week of October, the cross-border firing and shelling affected the farmers further, said Ram Singh, a farmer.
The doctor, who did not want to be named for fear of being targeted by the Israelis, arrived in Gaza with his wife and three teenage children to visit his parents.
The cross-border shelling and firing by Pakistan Rangers, the first major ceasefire violation since 2021, started around 8 pm Thursday in the Arnia area of RS Pura sector and lasted for 7 hours.
The Pakistani Rangers targeted the BSF’s Vikram Outpost by firing from automatic weapons. “The BSF men manning the border outpost retaliated befittingly,” the BSF official said.
Sukumaran's upcoming releases include "Salaar Part 1: Ceasefire" and the Bollywood movie "Bade Miyan Chote Miyan".