3 babies die in Gaza’s largest hospital as it runs out of fuel amid Israel-Hamas war

Three babies have died in the neonatal unit of Gaza’s Al Shifa hospital after the hospital went out of service, reported CNN on Saturday, citing the Hamas-controlled ministry of health. One more person was killed by an Israeli shell in the intensive care, said the Palestinian health ministry. It also said 39 babies in the … Read more

Israel does not seek to occupy Gaza, but ‘credible force’ needed: Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday his country does not seek to conquer, occupy or govern Gaza after its war against Hamas but a “credible force” would be needed to enter the Palestinian enclave if necessary to prevent the emergence of militant threats. Netanyahu’s comments this week suggesting that Israel would be responsible … Read more

Teenager arrested in France after kicking rabbi in Paris Metro

A teenager has been arrested and is under investigation for assault after kicking a rabbi in the back in the Paris Metro, a prosecutor said on Thursday, against broader concerns over a recent surge in antisemitism in France. The prosecutor at the Bobigny Tribunal said the possibility of an antisemitic motive aggravated the potential charges. … Read more

‘Expect India to use all its capacities…’: Iran President to PM Modi on Gaza war

In a diplomatic call with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi urged India to utilise “all its capacities” to bring an end to the Israeli actions in Gaza amidst the ongoing conflict. “Today, India is expected to use all its capacities to end the Zionist crimes against the oppressed people of Gaza,” President … Read more

Israel-Hamas War Live Updates: On Israel visit, US’ Blinken says ‘no partners for peace’ if war not paused

The Israeli military has justified the ambulance strike by claiming that the ambulance was being utilized by a “Hamas terrorist cell” for transporting militants and weapons. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in a statement on Saturday, rejected the United States’ call for a “humanitarian pause” in the war. He insisted that a temporary cease-fire would … Read more

Hostages In Mind, Israel Moves Slowly In Gaza Ground Offensive

More than 8,000 people including over 3,000 children have been killed in Gaza in Israeli strikes. Gaza City: Israeli forces are moving slowly in their ground offensive in Gaza in part to keep open the possibility of drawing Hamas militants to negotiate the release of more than 200 hostages, military specialists consulted by Reuters said. … Read more

Explainer: What war crimes laws apply to the Israel-Palestinian conflict?

Conflict between Israel and Palestinian forces since terrorist group Hamas’ October 7 assault have created a huge and rising death toll – and accusations of war crimes – on both sides. The war falls under a complex international system of justice that has emerged since World War Two. Even if states say they are acting … Read more

Gaza ground invasion will happen when conditions are right, says Israel military

Israel has no interest in war with any other foe other than Hamas, and its ground operation in Gaza will come when conditions are right, Israeli Defence Minister Yoav Gallant said on Thursday. “We are waging war on the southern front against Hamas, prepared for any development in the north, Hezbollah is suffering many losses. … Read more

US ‘will not be spared’ if war in Gaza continues: Iran’s Foreign Minister

Iran’s Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian warned at the United Nations on Thursday that if Israel’s retaliation against Hamas in the Gaza Strip doesn’t end then the United States will “not be spared from this fire.” “I say frankly to the American statesmen, who are now managing the genocide in Palestine, that we do not welcome … Read more

‘Will Respond Decisively If…’: US Issues Stern Warning To Iran Amid Israel-Hamas War | World News

New York: In a strongly worded message, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has delivered a significant warning to Iran, vowing that the United States would respond with unwavering determination if Iran or its proxies were to attack American personnel. This comes as the Joe Biden administration works to prevent Iran from becoming involved in … Read more