The Biggest Stories of October 27, 2014
Oct 27, 2014
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday May 20, 2015
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who completed four years in office today, claimed that her government has fulfilled its commitment to the people despite the huge debt burden left by the preceding Left Front regime.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday ordered the suspension of a controversial measure banning Palestinians from riding the same buses as Jewish settlers when returning from Israel to the West Bank.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday May 17, 2015
Rabbi Moshe Levinger, who founded the militant Gush Emunim movement which pushed Jewish settlements in the West Bank, died aged 80 on Saturday, relatives said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 2, 2015
Former US president Jimmy Carter on Saturday urged Palestinians to hold elections to end the de facto division of the Israeli-occupied West Bank and the Islamist-run Gaza Strip.
World News | Reuters | Sunday April 26, 2015
Israeli security forces killed two knife-wielding Palestinian attackers in separate incidents in the occupied West Bank and East Jerusalem on Saturday, police said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 18, 2015
The three West African countries hit hardest by the Ebola epidemic called for an $8 billion "Marshall Plan" on Friday to help rebuild their economies and boost prevention efforts.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 1, 2015
Holding Israel accountable. This is what Yasser al-Qassas and thousands of Gazans hope to see with the Palestinian accession to the International Criminal Court today.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Tuesday March 24, 2015
An election in distant Israel would not normally warrant a column on ndtv.com. But last week's surprise victory of Benyamin Netanyahu for a fourth term as Prime Minister has such sinister implications for our domestic national identity, and our forei...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 14, 2015
Israeli troops opened fire on more than 100 Palestinian protesters in the northern West Bank on Friday, an AFP correspondent said, wounding at least one person.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 24, 2015
Israeli troops have shot dead a 19-year-old Palestinian man during unrest at a refugee camp near the West Bank town of Bethlehem, Palestinian medics said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 31, 2015
The White House on Friday condemned Israeli plans to build 450 new settler homes in the West Bank as "illegitimate and counterproductive" to achieving peace.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 25, 2015
A powerful bomb exploed in the river bank of Nambul river at Keishamthong area in Imphal west district of Manipur, at 9.30 am today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday January 20, 2015
Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held talks with top Israeli officials in Jerusalem on Monday in a bid to deepen economic cooperation while also bringing a tough message on peace.
World News | Associated Press | Monday January 19, 2015
Israel's Foreign Minister says the Palestinian President must be removed for peace talks to proceed after the International Criminal Court announced it is opening a probe into alleged Israeli war crimes.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday January 7, 2015
An Israeli military court today handed three life sentences to a Palestinian militant convicted of organising the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 3, 2015
A US diplomatic convoy visiting the West Bank to investigate a complaint by Palestinian farmers over vandalism of olive trees was pelted with stones by suspected Jewish settlers today, Israeli police said.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 2, 2015
Israel's former Finance Minister today said the government's rush to allot tens of millions of dollars to West Bank settlements last month amounted to corruption, as he sought to link the secretive spending spree to a growing wave of scandals ahead o...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 30, 2014
A Palestinian teenager was seriously wounded by Israeli gunfire in the West Bank, his family said today, with the army saying he had thrown a suspected explosive device at troops.
World News | Reuters | Monday December 29, 2014
Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian who had been hurling rocks at cars on a highway in the occupied West Bank today, a military spokeswoman said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 26, 2014
An Israeli court ordered the destruction of a settlement in the West Bank in a decision on Thursday that comes a decade after the first ruling to demolish the outpost.
World News | Reuters | Friday December 26, 2014
A firebomb attack on a car in the occupied West Bank left an an 11-year-old Israeli girl severely burned and her father injured on Thursday, the Israeli military said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday December 21, 2014
In a joint operation, Bihar Police and West Bengal Police today recovered around Rs 1.7 crore belonging to HDFC Bank from three villages of Jamui district and arrested 10 persons in this connection.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 16, 2014
A Palestinian was killed overnight during an Israeli military operation in the Qalandiya refugee camp near Ramallah in the West Bank, medical and security sources said today.
World News | Associated Press | Monday December 15, 2014
Palestinian officials say that they plan to push for a UN Security Council vote this week on a resolution setting a November 2016 deadline for ending Israeli occupation.