Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 | Last Update : 01:48 PM IST

Middle East

Palestinian president denounces Trump’s peace efforts as ‘slap of the century’

'We said ‘no’ to Trump, ‘we will not accept your project’,' Abbas said in a meeting of Palestinian leaders on how to face Trump’s decision.

15 Jan 2018 11:08 AM

Israel destroys tunnel under Gaza 'intended for attacks'

Israeli military spokesman said tunnel belonged to Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas and was intended for attacks as opposed to smuggling.

14 Jan 2018 2:55 PM

Israel to invest USD 68.6 million to boost cooperation with India

The Indian Prime Minister will be hosting a private dinner for Netanyahu on January 14 after his arrival in New Delhi.

11 Jan 2018 4:34 PM

No Pants Subway Ride: Jerusalemites passengers stripped down to underwears

The offbeat flash mob stunt originated in New York in 2002 and has since spread around the world.

08 Jan 2018 12:32 PM

Ex-Iranian president Ahmadinejad arrested for inciting unrest

The country has deployed Iraq's Popular Mobilisation Forces and Afghan mercenaries in order to stem the anti-government protests.

08 Jan 2018 10:15 AM

Arab nations to lobby for East Jerusalem as Palestine's capital

Palestinians claim East Jerusalem as the capital of a future state. Israel regards Jerusalem as its eternal and indivisible capital.

07 Jan 2018 1:47 PM

11 Saudi princes protesting austerity measures detained: report

They were also demanding compensation for a death sentence issued against a relative at the royal gathering.

06 Jan 2018 7:05 PM

ISIS threatens rival Hamas with video, executes accused accomplice

‘In the video, the man accused of collaborating with Hamas' military wing is executed.’

05 Jan 2018 5:35 PM

Israeli PM to gift water purifying jeep to 'friend' Modi

Netanyahu is preparing for his 4 day visit to India and the jeep has left for India and 'would be arriving on time' to be presented.

04 Jan 2018 4:10 PM

Israeli PM to gift 'Gal-Mobile jeep' to 'friend' Modi on his visit to India

Gal-Mobile is an independent, integrated water purification vehicle, designed to produce high-quality drinking water.

04 Jan 2018 1:56 PM