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Massive Bird Flu Outbreak Kills Over 5000 Migratory Cranes In Northern Israel

Dec 28, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

According to Environmental Protection Minister Tamar Zandberg, the death of over 5000 birds appears to be the most serious damage to wildlife in the history of Israel. The extent of the damage caused by the outbreak is yet to be measured.

Ex-Intel Chief Confirms Israel's Role In Killing Of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani

Dec 21, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Maj Gen Tamir Heyman, the now-retired general who headed military intelligence until October, appears to be the first official to confirm Israel's involvement in Soleimani killing. His comments were published in a Hebrew-language magazine closely affiliated with Israel's intelligence services.


Israel's PM Naftali Bennett 'Optimistic' After His UAE Trip

Israel PM (Prime Minister) Office said he met Monday with Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi’s powerful crown prince and de facto ruler of the Emirates for some four hours, with more than half of the time spent in one-on-one talks.

Omicron Covid-19 Variant: Israel Approves Controversial Phone Monitoring Technology

Nov 28, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

Israel approved use of the Shin Bet internal security agency's controversial phone monitoring technology to perform contact tracing of individuals confirmed with the new omicron variant of Covid-19.


Israeli Prime Minister Refuses His Election Promise Of Reopening US Embassy In Jerusalem

Naftali Bennett, the Prime Minister of Israel has turned away from his election promise of reopening a US's Jerusalem Consulate for Palestinians. He is insisting for Ramallah in West Bank instead.

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18 October, 2021

India, Israel To Resume Negotiations On Free Trade Agreement

Outlook Web Desk

Union Foreign Minister S Jaishankar, who is currently on a five day visit to Israel announced that the two countries will resume negotiations on the Free Trade Agreement next month.


17 October, 2021

Syrian Killing Could Mark New Phase In Israel's War Against Iran

Associated Press (AP)

Israel has said it will not tolerate a permanent Iranian military presence in Syria and has acknowledged carrying out scores of airstrikes on alleged Iranian arms shipments and military targets in Syria in recent years.


15 October, 2021

Israel Quietly Advances Settlements With Little US Pushback

Associated Press (AP)

Critics say the latest moves, while incremental, pave the way for rapid growth once the political climate changes.


10 October, 2021

With Focus On Iran's Nuclear Program, German Chancellor Angela Merkel To Meet Israeli Leaders

Associated Press (AP)

This will be the farewell visit of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who has completed 16 years in office characterised by near unwavering support for Israel.


26 September, 2021

Israeli Firing Leaves 4 Palestinians Dead During West Bank Clashes

Associated Press (AP)

Sunday's violence was the deadliest between Israeli troops and Palestinian militants in the occupied West Bank in recent weeks.


19 September, 2021

Israeli Army Arrests Last 2 Of 6 Palestinian Prison Escapees

Associated Press (AP)

The Israeli military said the two men surrendered in Jenin, their hometown in the occupied West Bank, after they were surrounded at a hideout that had been located with the help of 'accurate intelligence.'


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30 July, 2021

Pegasus Snooping Row: Israel Launches Probe Into Allegations Against NSO

Outlook Web Bureau

Representatives of several bodies visited the office of NSO to assess the allegations raised in regards to the company on Wednesday, a spokesperson for Israel's Ministry of Defence said.


28 July, 2021

Palestinian Killed By Israeli Troops In West Bank

Associated Press (AP)

Shadi Omar, 41, was shot near the town of Beita, where residents have held weeks of protests against an unauthorized Israeli settlement outpost


25 July, 2021

Two Israeli Airlines Launch First Direct Flights To Morocco

Associated Press (AP)

Morocco was among four Arab nations, including the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Sudan, to establish diplomatic relations with Israel


20 July, 2021

Israel Calls Out Lebanon After Two Rockets Fired At Northern Israel

Associated Press (AP)

One rocket was shot down, and a second hit an open area; no damage or injuries were reported; a Palestinian group is believed to be behind the attack, which comes after an Israeli strike in northern Syria.


14 July, 2021

In a First, UAE Inaugurates Its Embassy In Israel's Tel Aviv

Associated Press (AP)

The Emirati embassy's inauguration came two weeks after Israel cut the ribbon on its embassy in Abu Dhabi during Foreign Minister Yair Lapid's visit to the UAE in June


02 July, 2021

Israel Launches Air Strikes On Gaza After Incendiary Balloons Spark Small Fires

Associated Press (AP)

It was the third time Israel has carried out airstrikes in Gaza since the end of the 11-day war it fought with the territory's militant Hamas rulers in May.


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28 June, 2021

UN Says Hamas-Run Gaza Will Again Receive Qatar-Funded Fuel

Associated Press (AP)

This action represents a return to the informal agreements reached between Israel and Hamas in recent years, in which the Islamic militant group exchanged calm for much-needed aid and development projects in the blockaded territory.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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