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44 killed in stampede at Jewish religious festival in IsraelRediff.com30 Apr 2021
The mass gathering was organised to celebrate the Lag B'Omer holiday at Mount Meron.
Hey! Look who's here!Rediff.com8 Jul 2020
The wild wander to the city in these times of the coronavirus.
Plans to convert 61st Cavalry into armoured regiment: SourcesRediff.com15 May 2020
The 61st Cavalry, largely a ceremonial unit, was raised in 1953 by amalgamating mounted elements of cavalry regiments of the erstwhile princely states of India.
REWIND: Best of the month -- AprilRediff.com4 May 2020
Here's a presentation of some of the best photos from around the world in the month gone by.
Amazing honey hunters who risk their livesRediff.com13 Jun 2019
Gathering wild cliff honey in China's Yunnan province is not for the faint-hearted -- honey hunters face swarms of bees and are stung repeatedly while suspended from rope ladders. Kevin Frayer, a photographer with Getty, recently went honey hunting with a group of ethnic Lisu people in China's mountainous Yunnan province.
Euro qualifiers PIX: Belgium sink Russia; Croatia leave it lateRediff.com22 Mar 2019
IMAGES from the Euro 2020 qualifiers played on Thursday
Glimpses! The magic of NazarethRediff.com20 Mar 2019
The Old City of Nazareth in Israel is an ancient hub that is being rightfully revived, says Jael Silliman.
Climate change endangers world heritage sitesRediff.com17 Oct 2018
From Venice and the tower of Pisa, dozens of UNESCO World Heritage sites are deeply threatened by rising sea levels, researchers warned Tuesday. According to a study by researchers at the University of Kiel, in Germany, all but two of 49 United Nations-recognised icons of human civilisation rimming the Mediterranean Sea risk being damaged by the rising watermark, soil erosion, or both, with few options for protecting most of them.
Football Briefs: Italian club AS Roma to auction shirts for Kerala flood reliefRediff.com24 Aug 2018
News of all that's transpired on and off the football field
Argentina cancel final World Cup warmup against IsraelRediff.com6 Jun 2018
Argentina have cancelled their final World Cup warmup match against Israel, striker Gonzalo Higuain said on Tuesday, as political pressure grew ahead of Saturday's scheduled fixture in Jerusalem.
Messi in middle of political drama for playing in JerusalemRediff.com4 Jun 2018
Argentina will play at Jerusalem's Teddy Kollek Stadium on Saturday night in a World Cup warm-up match that has attracted huge interest among the Israeli fans, mainly because of Messi's planned participation. But the Palestinians are not happy that the match will be held in Jerusalem and Palestinian FA chief Jibril Rajoub wrote to Claudio Tapia, the head of the Argentinian FA, last week accusing Israel of using the match as a "political tool".
Grand welcome at Rashtrapati Bhavan, visit to Rajghat: Netanyahu on Day 2Rediff.com16 Jan 2018
After having an eventful first day in India, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has begun his second day of his six-day visit. On Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi broke protocol and received his 'friend' Netanyahu at the airport following which they made their way to Teen Murti Chowk, which was officially renamed Teen Murti Haifa Chowk. The day ended with a private dinner between the two world leaders. Here's what Netanyahu is up to on his second day.
'Britain created Pakistan'Rediff.com2 Nov 2017
'The creation of Pakistan was integral to Britain's grand strategy.' 'If they were to ever leave India, Britain's military planners had made it clear that they needed to retain a foothold in the NWFP and Baluchistan because that would provide the means to retain control of Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, the UAE, Bahrain and Qatar.'
Jai Hind! Jai Israel! Jai Maharashtra!Rediff.com6 Jul 2017
'When the national anthem of India was sung and joined by all present with the PM in front, it was the best moment of the whole night.'
Modi in Israel is making all the wavesRediff.com6 Jul 2017
Before winding up his 'historic and groundbreaking' visit to Israel, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday visited the Indian cemetery at Haifa and then enjoyed a stroll on Olga beach with his 'good friend' Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Here are the best scenes on Day 3 of the PM's visit.
PHOTOS: PM Modi pays homage to Indian WW I heroes at HaifaRediff.com6 Jul 2017
Modi visited the cemetery on the last day of his visit to Israel.
Flights, OCI cards: PM's gifts to Indian diaspora in IsraelRediff.com6 Jul 2017
Narendra Modi addressed the Indian diaspora at the Tel Aviv Convention Centre at an event which was also attended by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Modi begins 'groundbreaking' visit, Netanyahu says 'historic'Rediff.com4 Jul 2017
In a break from protocol, Netanyahu received Modi at the Ben-Gurion International Airport.
India must not be carried away by Israel's blusterRediff.com4 Jul 2017
'The real challenge cannot be underestimated considering that this is still very much a "boutique relationship" -- a transactional relationship at its core based on its utility value to both countries -- but enveloped in an aura of romance,' says Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar.
Terror, economic ties high on agenda for PM Modi's Israel visitRediff.com3 Jul 2017
On the eve of his unprecedented visit to Israel, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said he will discuss with his counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu the common challenges like terrorism and ways to boost the economic ties.
Israel to roll out red carpet for ModiRediff.com29 Jun 2017
No other foreign leader seems to have been extended such a warm welcome by an Israeli Prime Minister in the past few decades.
2018 WC Qualifiers: Spain maul Liechtenstein; Iceland hold UkraineRediff.com6 Sep 2016
Spain started their World Cup qualifying campaign with a crushing 8-0 win over Liechtenstein, laying down a marker in Group G with a ruthless second-half display on Monday.
Malayalam actress Kalpana diesRediff.com25 Jan 2016
The actress passed away in Hyderabad.
This missile is India's answer to the Pakistan NavyRediff.com2 Dec 2015
The Long Range Surface to Air Missile jointly being developed by India and Israel is an answer to potential threats from Pakistan's anti-ship missile.
PHOTOS: It's an odd, odd world out there!Rediff.com26 Nov 2015
These 10 images prove that we live in a crazy, bizarre world.
Rejuvenated Chelsea look ready for Champions LeagueRediff.com23 Nov 2015
John Terry believes Chelsea's fortunes could be changing at a timely moment as the struggling English champions travel to Israel with the prospect of securing qualification for the knock-out stages of the Champions League.
PHOTOS: Barcelona thrash BATE; Gent stun ValenciaRediff.com5 Nov 2015
A Neymar double and a clinical finish from Luis Suarez handed Barcelona a comfortable 3-0 victory over BATE Borisov that put them on the verge of qualifying for the last 16 of the Champions League for the 12th consecutive season.
Euro qualifiers PHOTOS: Iceland beat horrendous Dutch to leave them reelingRediff.com4 Sep 2015
Malta make Italy sweat, while Bale takes Wales closer to competition
25 years on, a slice of the Berlin WallRediff.com7 Nov 2014
On November 9, Germany will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
Rockets hit 'mini-India' town in IsraelRediff.com10 Jul 2014
Dimona, an Israeli town described as a 'mini-India' by many for its 7,500-strong Indian Jewish community and home to a nuclear reactor, came under rocket attack from Palestinian militant group Hamas on Thursday.
44 Palestinians killed as Israel bombs Hamas targets in GazaRediff.com9 Jul 2014
Stepping up its offensive, Israeli forces on Wednesday hit about 200 targets in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip killing at least 17 people, triggering a retaliation from the Palestinian group which fired a barrage of rockets deep into the Jewish state in the bloodiest conflict since 2012.
37 killed as Israel bombs Gaza, Hamas fires rocketsRediff.com9 Jul 2014
Israeli jets on Tuesday hit over 100 targets in the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip, killing at least 17 people, as the army mobilised 40,000 reservists to prepare for a "strong" ground offensive and warned the Palestinian group to be ready to pay a heavy price for its rocket attacks.
Israel strikes Gaza after Hamas rocket attacks, 17 injuredRediff.com8 Jul 2014
Israeli jets on Tuesday pounded 50 Hamas targets on the Gaza Strip injuring at least 17 Palestinians as part of a military offensive code-named 'Protective Edge' after a barrage of rockets hit southern Israel amid escalating tensions in the region.
Europa: Lazio through in Warsaw tie marred by crowd troubleRediff.com29 Nov 2013
Lazio won 2-0 at Legia Warsaw on Thursday to qualify for the Europa League knockout stages after a tie marred by violence when Italian fans fought with Polish police on the way to the stadium.
Europa League: Defoe strike puts Spurs on brink of knockout phaseRediff.com25 Oct 2013
Goals from Jan Vertonghen and Jermain Defoe left Tottenham Hotspur on the cusp of the Europa League knockout stages as four other clubs maintained perfect starts on Thursday.
Recipe: Green pea falafel burgerRediff.com4 Sep 2013
Popular Indian cookbook chef Ritu Dalmia now offers a selection of vegetable yummies. We are bringing you recipes from her latest cookbook, one-a-day
Indian warships on goodwill visit to IsraelRediff.com1 Aug 2012
Four Indian Navy warships equipped with modern weaponry are on a goodwill visit to the northern coastal city of Haifa in Israel to "strengthen service-to-service linkages", as the two countries celebrate 20 years of diplomatic ties this year.
Salzburg through at PSG's expenseRediff.com15 Dec 2011
Paris St Germain went out of the Europa League despite a 4-2 win over Athletic Bilbao on Wednesday, losing their place to fellow big spenders Salzburg who fought back to win 3-2 at Slovan Bratislava.
Europa League: Schalke, Stoke power into last 32Rediff.com2 Dec 2011
Schalke 04, Lokomotiv Moscow and Stoke City sealed places in the last 32 of the Europa League but a 2-0 defeat at Salzburg left Paris St Germain coach Antoine Kombouare looking over his shoulder on Thursday.
Europa: Perfect Anderlecht reach last 32, Bilbao throughRediff.com4 Nov 2011
Former UEFA Cup winners Anderlecht reached the Europa League knockout stage with the only perfect record on Thursday and were joined in the last 32 by Athletic Bilbao, Legia Warsaw, PSV Eindhoven and Twente Enschede with two games to spare.