The Biggest Stories of October 27, 2014
Oct 27, 2014
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Israeli troops shot dead a Palestinian near the city of Jenin in the northern West Bank today in clashes following an arrest raid, medical and security sources said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 12, 2015
Israeli police said today they have arrested several Jewish suspects over an arson attack last month at a shrine where Christians believe Jesus performed the miracle of loaves and fishes.
World News | Reuters | Sunday July 12, 2015
Israel today released an Islamic Jihad leader, Khader Adnan, from jail following a deal last month in which he agreed to end a 56-day hunger strike, Islamic Jihad sources in the West Bank said.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Ali Wahdan, a maths teacher from Gaza, lost his wife, 11 members of his family and a leg to Israeli bombardment of the town of Beit Hanoun, in the north of the Gaza Strip, during last year's war between Israel and Hamas.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin will hold bilateral talks this evening in the city of Ufa in the Ural mountains, ahead of the seventh summit of the BRICS emerging economies on Thursday.
Thomson Reuters | Wednesday July 1, 2015
Construction of the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor will help speed up the carrying of goods between Ludhiana in the west of India and Kolkata in the east, and is part of a series of new freight lines the World Bank says India needs to ease congestion on its network.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 29, 2015
A Palestinian woman stabbed a female Israeli soldier in the neck at a checkpoint between Jerusalem and West Bank city Bethlehem today, police said, in the latest such attack in recent days.
India News | Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Saturday June 27, 2015
Staff members of a bank, including its manager, were held to ransom by a group of protestors allegedly belonging to Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress (TMC) in West Bengal on Friday.
World News | Reuters | Friday June 26, 2015
Israeli soldiers shot and killed a Palestinian gunman in the occupied West Bank earlier today after he opened fire on them at a checkpoint, the Israeli military said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 22, 2015
A Palestinian stabbed and seriously wounded an Israeli border policeman outside Jerusalem's Old City Sunday, with the officer managing to shoot his attacker, leaving him in a very serious condition.
World News | Reuters | Sunday June 14, 2015
Israel's cabinet approved on Sunday a proposed law that would enable authorities to force-feed Palestinian prisoners who are on hunger strike, a practice opposed by the country's medical association.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 8, 2015
China has told Israel it will not allow migrant builders to work on settlements in the occupied West Bank, a senior Israeli government official said today.
Thomson Reuters | Thursday May 28, 2015
Tad Rivelle's Metropolitan West Total Return Bond fund, which has had net inflows as a result of Gross's sudden exit, is posting returns of 0.78 per cent so far this year, trailing 66 per cent of its intermediate-term peer group. The MetWest Fund families are overseen by Los Angeles-based TCW.
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 foreign and defence policy, that we must evaluate the outcome for its implications for us.
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.