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Houthis target oil tanker to India

This marks the third incident in the past month where Houthi missiles have targeted India-bound ships

18 Feb 2024 1:08 AM

Abhijit Bhattacharyya | Wars move West to East: Ukraine, Gaza to Red Sea

These conflicts will now adversely affect its trade and profits as commercial shipping faces attacks and expensive detours.

29 Jan 2024 12:05 AM

Indian Navy helps oil tanker on fire in Gulf of Aden

The tanker had come under attack from an anti-ship ballistic missile launched by Houthi rebels from Yemen-controlled areas

28 Jan 2024 1:01 AM

Padma Rao Sundarji | Why Lakshadweep cannot become another Maldives

Even Bollywood joined the war-cry: Chalo Lakshadweep instead!

18 Jan 2024 12:00 AM

Manish Tewari | How Houthis have taken the Gaza war to the world

The conflict between the Iran-backed Houthis and the American coalition shall have adverse ramifications.

13 Jan 2024 10:43 PM


K.C. Singh | 2024, a year of elections, will be full of challenges

The Houthis have successfully rendered the Red Sea as a “no-go” zone for global shipping.

02 Jan 2024 12:43 AM

UAE shoots down 2 ballistic missiles fired by Houthis over Abu Dhabi

The attack came a week after Yemen's Houthi rebels targeted a fuel depot in Abu Dhabi and the city's main airport

24 Jan 2022 11:17 AM

Attack on Saudi oil facilities carried out by Yemen's govt as defensive measures: Iran

A total of 18 drones and seven missiles were launched, including what he called Iranian Delta Wing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs).

30 Sep 2019 2:36 PM

Saudi oil facility attack raises serious concerns

This isn’t good news for the world’s economic health. India has special reasons to worry.

17 Sep 2019 1:14 AM

US military drone shot down over Yemen, Houthis claim responsibility

Houthi rebels have claimed that drone was shot down by its air defences. A Houthi spokesperson said that missile was ‘developed locally’.

21 Aug 2019 7:11 PM


Drone attacks on 2 Saudi airports, Houthis claim responsibility

Two recent drone strikes at Abha airport earlier this month and last month has left a person dead and over 30 injured.

07 Jul 2019 1:17 PM

Houthi attacks Saudi airport again, 1 Indian among 9 injured

Earlier, the Iran-backed Houthis said that they launched ‘launched a wide operation aimed at warplanes at Abha international airport’.

02 Jul 2019 1:51 PM

Saudi warns Iran over Yemeni rebel airport attack

Yemen's Huthi rebels hit civilian airport in the mountain resort of Abha, damaging arrivals hall and forcing its closure for several hours.

13 Jun 2019 1:50 PM

Houthis take control over 20 military positions inside Saudi

The recent attack is likely to further deteriorate the condition in the already volatile region.

06 Jun 2019 2:45 PM

B-52 bombers to be part of US forces in Iran row

The US military said that B-52 bombers will be part of additional forces being sent to the Middle East to counter threats from Iran.

08 May 2019 10:05 AM


Yemen's warring parties refuse to meet together

Yemen's government and Houthi rebels were in different rooms

15 Jan 2019 12:28 PM

US air strikes in Yemen kills Al-Qaeda propaganda chief

Strikes came as Washington revealed that US forces have carried out more than 120 air strikes against jihadists in Yemen.

21 Dec 2017 8:03 PM

US strongly condemns attempted ballistic missile attack over Riyadh

Houthi rebels seized the Yemeni capital Sana’a from the globally-recognised government in 2014.

20 Dec 2017 1:27 PM

US finally has evidence to prove Iran supplies weapons to Yemeni rebels

Iran has denied supplying the Houthis with such weaponry and on Thursday described the arms displayed as ‘fabricated.’

15 Dec 2017 4:13 PM

Yemen's war to not spark direct confrontation between Iran, Saudi Arabia: Iranian Foreign Min

Saudi Arabia and Iran compete for influence in the Middle East, also supporting rival groups in Syria's civil war.

18 Jul 2017 1:39 PM