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Jaishankar discusses Gaza with Palestinian FM

Kampala: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Saturday met with Palestine’s Foreign Minister Dr Riyad al-Maliki here and held a “detailed and comprehensive discussion” on the ongoing conflict in the Gaza Strip. Jaishankar is here in the Ugandan capital to attend the two-day Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) summit, which began on Friday. “Good to meet with Palestinian […]

Israeli Defence Minister unveils governance proposal for post-war Gaza

New Delhi, Jan 5: Israeli Defence Minister Yoav Gallant has presented a vision for the future governance of Gaza once the conflict between Israel and Hamas concludes, as reported by BBC News. According to the minister, there would be limited Palestinian rule in the territory, with Hamas losing control, and Israel maintaining overall security control. […]

Very concerned about infectious diseases in Gaza: WHO Chief Tedros

  IANS   New Delhi, Dec 30: World Health Organization Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has said that he is “very concerned” about the growing threat of infectious diseases in the Gaza Strip. “As people continue to be massively displaced across the south of Gaza, with some families forced to move multiple times and many sheltering […]

India Backs UN Resolution Urging Gaza Ceasefire

New Delhi: India on Tuesday voted in favour of a draft resolution in the United Nations General Assembly that demanded an immediate humanitarian ceasefire in the ongoing Israel-Hamas conflict as well as the unconditional release of all hostages. The resolution demanding an immediate humanitarian ceasefire was sponsored by several countries, including  Algeria, Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, […]

UN Chief urges Security Council to take action after worsening humanitarian crisis in Gaza

New Delhi, Dec 7: As the conflict in Gaza completes two months, the situation is described as nearing apocalyptic, with hundreds of thousands of people concentrated in a shrinking area in the south. The intensification of the fighting has rendered meaningful humanitarian efforts nearly impossible, exacerbating the plight of the affected population. UN Secretary-General Antonio […]

Heavy airstrike, escalation continues in Southern Gaza

New Delhi, Dec 3: On the third day of renewed hostilities, the Israeli military has redirected its offensive efforts towards southern Gaza, with heavy airstrikes targeting the cities of Khan Younis and Rafah. The shift comes after the ceasefire with Hamas collapsed on Friday, leading to intensified attacks. The Israeli military states that its current […]

Ceasefire in Gaza extended for 2nd time amid ongoing hostage negotiations

New Delhi, Nov 30: The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) has confirmed the continuation of the six-day truce in Gaza, citing ongoing mediation efforts to facilitate the release of hostages. Concurrently, Hamas has agreed to extend the ceasefire for an additional day, as reported by Reuters. The IDF did not specify the duration of the extension. […]

ISRAEL-GAZA CONFLICT Fresh violence leads to tensions as truce extended by another day

New Delhi, Nov 30: In Jerusalem this morning suspected two Palestinian brothers killed three people and injured several others, leading to increased tensions in Israel and the West Bank Palestinian Territories. The two attackers were brothers known to the Israeli security services as Hamas supporters from (Palestinian) East Jerusalem and had both served prison sentences […]