Israel

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu ousted, PM Modi congratulates new PM Naftali Bennett

Israel’s longest-serving prime minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, was on Sunday ousted by an alliance of Israeli parties that formed a new government. The development is being seen as a major shift in the country’s turbulent politics, with a right-wing Jewish nationalist and former tech millionaire Naftali Bennett leading the eight-party bloc. The alliance’s only common...

Israel likely to invade Hamas-enclave in Gaza as war intensifies, death toll touches 116

The clash between Israel and Islamist militant group Hamas that controls Gaza has spiraled into a full-scale war, with Israel massing troops along the Gaza frontier ahead of a likely invasion of the Hamas enclave. The problem has aggravated due to rioting by Arab and Jewish mobs for the past few days in Lod. The...

40 killed in aerial exchanges between Israel and Hamas, UN concerned about a full-scale war

At least 40 people lost their lives, 35 in Gaza and five in Israel, following aerial exchanges due to the growing hostilities between Israel and Hamas. It is the biggest clash between Israel and Hamas since the 2014 war in Gaza. A 30-year-old Kerala woman also died in the airstrikes by the militant group. The...

PM Modi made the world realise that intrusion in India will be punished: Amit Shah

Citing surgical and airstrikes ordered by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Pakistan, home minister Amit Shah on Monday said Modi made the world realise that any intrusion into Indian borders will not be tolerated but punished. “The world was made to realise that encroaching upon India’s borders is not a child’s play. Punishment is meted...