Ahead Of Ramadan’s First Friday, Bombs Dropped, Guns Fired At Gazans Seeking Food: Hamas Accuses IDF

Published on Mar 15, 2024 02:54 PM IST Palestinian health officials claimed that at least 29 Gazans awaiting aid were killed by Israeli forces on March 14. Palestinian health officials said that in the first incident, eight people were killed in an airstrike on an aid distribution centre in Al-Nuseirat camp in the central Gaza … Read more

Gaza war leaves Palestinians little to celebrate

A few days before the start of the holy month of Ramadan, the streets of East Jerusalem’s Old City were quieter than usual. Unlike other years, there are no festive Ramadan lights lining the narrow alleyways. The mood is somber, with an air of uncertainty about how the holy month of fasting and prayer will … Read more

Kamala Harris urges Israeli government to do more to boost aid into Gaza

United States Vice President Kamala Harris on Sunday called for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza and forcefully pressed Israel to increase the flow of aid to ease what she called “inhumane” conditions and a “humanitarian catastrophe” among the Palestinian people. Harris’s comments were among the sharpest yet by a senior leader of the US government … Read more

Pope Francis Condemns ‘Terrible Increase’ In Attacks Against Jews Worldwide

The conflict between Israel and Hamas in Gaza has resulted in “divisive attitudes in public opinion worldwide and divisive positions, sometimes taking the form of anti-Semitism and anti-Judaism”, Pope Francis also said. He further added, “We had hoped that ‘never again’ would be a refrain heard by the new generations, yet now we see that … Read more

Israel Denies Attack On UN Centre For Displaced Palestinians After US Rebuke

Israel has denied allegations by the United Nations saying that a centre of the world body sheltering displaced Palestinians was pounded by Israeli tanks causing ‘mass casualties’, news agency Reuters reports. Israel refuted the charges and hinted that the shelling could have been launched by Hamas. The attack on the UN vocational centre sheltering 30,000 … Read more

Israel’s Post-War ‘Four Cornered’ Plan For Gaza Security Control, Palestine Bodies In-Charge

Israel has come out with a post-war plan for the Gaza Strip amid the ongoing conflict with Hamas in the region. According to a BBC report, Israeli Defence Minister Yoav Gallant has proposed for the future governance of Gaza once the war between Israel and Hamas is over. According to the proposed outline of the plan, … Read more

UN humanitarians voice concern over escalation in West Bank

The incident occurred as Palestinian herders were grazing sheep when settlers reportedly from the Asfar settlement outpost asked them to leave at gunpoint, leading to stone throwing between the Palestinian herders and settlers, before one of the settlers opened live fire. Since 7 October, OCHA has recorded 233 settler attacks against Palestinians, resulting in Palestinian … Read more

Israel-Hamas War LIVE Updates: ‘No other way but to resist Israel,’ says Iran President Raisi at Islamic-Arab summit

Israel-Gaza War LIVE: Saudi Arabia and several other Muslim nations on Saturday collectively urged for an immediate halt to military operations in Gaza. They dismissed Israel’s rationale for its actions against Palestinians, asserting that it was not justified as self-defence, Reuters reported. The joint Islamic-Arab summit in Riyadh urged the International Criminal Court to investigate … Read more

Israel strikes Hezbollah sites after drone attack; Gaza toll tops 11,000: Top points

The Israel Defense Forces struck several of Hezbollah sites in southern Lebanon in response to missile and drone attacks on troops in northern Israel on Friday. According to the Israeli military, an anti-tank-guided missile launched from Lebanon hit an army post near the northern community of Menara. Meanwhile, a spokesperson for Israel’s foreign ministry said … Read more