Israel-Iran Conflict Israeli Envoy Naor Gilon India Role Iran-Seized Vessel West Asia EAM S Jaishankar

Israel-Iran Conflict: Naor Gilon, Israel’s ambassador to India, reaffirmed Israel’s resilience and readiness to confront Iran following a recent attack. Gilon emphasised Israel’s ability to intercept a significant portion of UAVs and missiles launched by Iran, albeit with minor damage at the Nevatim air base. He highlighted the support of the US and other regional … Read more

Israel Scared Of Hamas Comeback? IDF’s New Diktat To Palestinians In North Gaza | Watch

Published on Apr 15, 2024 11:16 PM IST The Israeli military renewed warnings on Monday for Palestinians in Gaza not to return to the embattled territory’s north. Israeli military spokesman Avichay Adraee stated, “Palestinians should stay in southern Gaza because the north is a dangerous combat zone”. This comes a day after Gaza hospital officials … Read more

PM Modi guilty of bald-faced lie, taking credit for bonds disclosure: Ramesh

And in an interview to ANI released today, Modi claimed “when electoral bonds were in use, the public had access to the money trail — which company donated, to whom they donated, and how they donated.” At the end of October 2023, in a statement filed before the Supreme Court in the electoral bonds case, … Read more

Singapore oil worker jailed for toxic gas leak that killed Indian

A senior technician at the Singapore Refining Company (SRC) has been sentenced to four months in jail for negligence related to a fatal gas leak in 2020, in which an Indian national was killed. Leck Ching Hwa, 47, admitted he was negligent in his duties at the oil refinery plant on Jurong Island, according to … Read more

At Least 14 Killed In Oman Flooding; 5 Missing In Northeast Region

Last Updated: April 15, 2024, 20:42 IST Reportedly, bodies of a woman and child had also been recovered on Monday.(Representative File Image: PTI) On Monday, the Ministry of Education shuttered schools in most regions as a precaution against the flooding which also resulted in the closure of five roads Flooding in Oman has killed at … Read more

VP Dhankhar tells IRS officers: Corruption now leads to jail, not opportunity

Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar delivered a powerful message to Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officers, stating that corruption no longer leads to opportunity or employment, but instead to imprisonment. During the valediction ceremony for the 76th batch of IRS in Nagpur, Maharashtra, Dhankhar emphasised the major shift in power corridors and the necessity of technology in combating … Read more

Israel Claims To Intercept 99% Of Iranian Drones, Missiles With US’ Support | World News

The United States aids Israel in intercepting ‘nearly all’ drones launched by Iran, as Biden vows continued support. Over the weekend, American troops, with the assistance of U.S. European Command destroyers, neutralised over 80 single-use attack drones and at least six ballistic missiles targeting Israel from Iran and Yemen.  A spokesperson from the Israeli military … Read more

Blinded In One Eye, Salman Rushdie Recalls His Brush With Death

Two years after the knife attack that nearly killed him, Sir Salman Rushdie has given his first major TV interview to BBC. Recalling the dreadful incident, the Booker Prize-winning author stated that his left eye was left hanging down his face, and loosing it “upsets me every day.”  Speaking with BBC’s Alan Yentob, Rushdie said: … Read more

Iran’s Fear ‘Strikes’ Biden, Tells Netanyahu ‘U.S. Won’t Help Israel In Counter-Attack’ | Report

Published on Apr 15, 2024 03:18 PM IST U.S. President Joe Biden has reportedly told Benjamin Netanyahu that his country won’t participate in any counter-attack that Israel plans against Iran after Tehran’s April 14 missile barrage. Israel’s war cabinet is weighing the option to retaliate to Iran’s revenge for the April 1 strikes on its … Read more