All stories by Harinder Mishra
Indian-origin Israeli soldier killed in fighting in GazaRediff.com3 days ago
A 34-year-old Indian-origin Israeli soldier has been killed during fighting in Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip this week, according to the community members.
Modi meets Israeli Prez in Dubai, says he supports two-state solutionRediff.com2 Dec 2023
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met Israeli President Isaac Herzog and underscored India's support for an early and durable resolution of the Israel-Palestine issue through dialogue and diplomacy.
Palestinian gunmen kill 3 Israelis in JerusalemRediff.com30 Nov 2023
At least three Israelis were killed and six others injured when Palestinian gunmen opened fire at a bus stop in Jerusalem, breaking an uneasy peace in the city since the outbreak of the current round of violence in the region.
'Will continue until victory': Netanyahu enters GazaRediff.com27 Nov 2023
'We have three goals for this war: eliminate Hamas, return all our abductees and ensure that Gaza does not become a threat to the State of Israel again'
Emotional scenes as Israeli hostages released by Hamas meet their familiesRediff.com25 Nov 2023
Ohad Munder, 9, in a video released by Schneider Children's Medical Centre (SCMC) can be seen running and hugging his father in a tight embrace for the first time since he was released by Hamas from the Gaza Strip on Friday.
Israel, Hamas reach deal on 4-day ceasefire, hostage releaseRediff.com22 Nov 2023
According to the Qatar government, the agreement includes the release of 50 civilian women and children hostages currently held in the Gaza Strip in exchange for the release of a number of Palestinian women and children detained in Israeli prisons, the number of those released will be increased in later stages of implementing the agreement.
Israel re-affirms Pak-based LeT as a 'terror organisation'Rediff.com21 Nov 2023
Over 160 people, including a number of Israeli nationals were killed in the terror attack on November 26, 2008
Kashmiri woman evacuated from war-torn GazaRediff.com14 Nov 2023
'We are facing a brutal war here and everything is being destroyed and bombarded in a matter of seconds'
'Fauda' crew member 'killed in action' in GazaRediff.com13 Nov 2023
Meir was serving in the 551st Brigade's 697th Battalion. Four soldiers of the battalion, including Meir, were killed in the incident on November 10.
Israeli parents get nod for sperm retrieval from sons killed in war: ReportRediff.com9 Nov 2023
Posthumous sperm retrieval during normal times can be done at the request of a widow without any need for legal bureaucracy, but parents who want their dead son's sperm to be retrieved and preserved must obtain an order from a family court.
Hamas attack: Under fire, Netanyahu apologises for blaming security servicesRediff.com29 Oct 2023
His comments evoked sharp criticism following which it was deleted.
Will move into Gaza, but won't tell when: NetanyahuRediff.com26 Oct 2023
Israel has drafted 350,000-400,000 soldiers for a ground operation in Gaza since the dastardly attacks on its southern communities on October 7.
Israel to intensify Gaza bombing ahead of ground offensiveRediff.com22 Oct 2023
With an Israeli ground offensive in Gaza looming large, Israel has said it will step up its aerial strikes in the besieged Palestinian territory to create the 'best conditions' for troops to move in.
Likely done by 'other team': Biden on Gaza hospital blastRediff.com19 Oct 2023
United States President Joe Biden on Wednesday said that based on what he saw, it appears that the deadly explosion at the Gaza hospital was done by 'the other team' and not the Israeli military, accepting the Israeli version of the story pinning the blame for the blast on the Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad.
Biden's meet with Arab leaders called off after Gaza hospital blastRediff.com18 Oct 2023
Hundreds of people are feared dead after a deadly blast at a hospital in Gaza for which Hamas and Israel traded charges holding each other responsible for the incident.
We failed: Israel security chief on Hamas attackRediff.com17 Oct 2023
Bar, in his first comments following the surprise attack that has left everybody shell-shocked in Israel, said the ISA 'failed to generate' a warning.
2 Israeli women cops of Indian origin killed in Hamas attackRediff.com15 Oct 2023
At least two Israeli women security officers of Indian origin were killed in the unprecedented attack carried out by the Palestinian militant group Hamas earlier this month, official sources and people from the community confirmed on Sunday.
Gazans flee after Israel warning, Indian woman among themRediff.com14 Oct 2023
An Indian woman and her family living in Gaza have left her home and are waiting for safe passage near the coastal strip's southern border with Egypt after Israel ordered some 1.1 million Palestinians on Friday to evacuate northern Gaza and head to the southern part of the besieged territory.
Operation Ajay: 230 Indians to fly out of Israel today; no fares chargedRediff.com12 Oct 2023
Those who are returning will not be paying any fare and the government is bearing the cost of their return.
Indian mission sets up 24-hour helpline in Israel, asks citizens to stat alertRediff.com11 Oct 2023
In a post on X, the Indian embassy in Israel has stated that it has been working constantly to help fellow citizens.