Articles about Gaza Strip

Israeli army launches strikes on Hamas site in Gaza

07 Sep 2021

World
Israeli army launches strikes on Hamas site in Gaza

Israel launched airstrikes on what it said was a Hamas military site in the Gaza Strip early on Tuesday after incendiary balloons were sent into Israeli territory, the army said.

Air raid sirens sound in Israel after Gaza fires rocket

17 Aug 2021

World
Air raid sirens sound in Israel after Gaza fires rocket

Air raid sirens sounded in southern Israel on Monday after a rocket was fired from the Gaza Strip, the first since the 11-day war between Israel and Palestinian militants in May.

Israel strikes Gaza after Hamas fires 'balloon bombs'

18 Jun 2021

World
Israel strikes Gaza after Hamas fires 'balloon bombs'

Israel has launched airstrikes on the Gaza Strip for a second time since a shaky ceasefire ended last month's 11-day war.

#NewsBytesExplainer: How Israelis neutralize Palestinian buildings - Physics behind it

03 Jun 2021

Technology
#NewsBytesExplainer: How Israelis neutralize Palestinian buildings - Physics behind it

The deluge of videos coming out of Gaza has everyone wondering how the Israeli Air Force (IAF) has been taking down specific buildings in a controlled manner, where the structures collapse upon themselves without any apparent collateral damage.

Mark Ruffalo's Israel-Palestine conflict posts invite netizens' ire, actor apologizes

26 May 2021

Entertainment
Mark Ruffalo's Israel-Palestine conflict posts invite netizens' ire, actor apologizes

Avengers star Mark Ruffalo had to backtrack and apologize for his comments on social media suggesting that Israel is committing genocide in their conflict with Palestine.

Explained: Why is a solution to Israel-Palestine so complicated?

24 May 2021

World
Explained: Why is a solution to Israel-Palestine so complicated?

The growing humanitarian crisis in Israel-Palestine has (again) caught the world's attention. Nearly 250 Palestinians, including dozens of children, have been killed in Israeli airstrikes since the latest escalation on May 10.

Biden and Guterres welcome Israel-Palestine ceasefire

21 May 2021

World
Biden and Guterres welcome Israel-Palestine ceasefire

Israel and Hamas agreed to a ceasefire on Thursday, halting a bruising 11-day war that caused widespread destruction in the Gaza Strip.

Calls mount for Gaza-Israel cease-fire, greater US efforts

17 May 2021

World
Calls mount for Gaza-Israel cease-fire, greater US efforts

UN Security Council diplomats and Muslim foreign ministers convened emergency meetings on Sunday to demand a stop to civilian bloodshed as Israeli warplanes carried out the deadliest attacks in nearly a week of Hamas rocket barrages and Israeli airstrikes.

Israel: Kerala woman killed in Palestinian rocket strike on Ashkelon

12 May 2021

World
Israel: Kerala woman killed in Palestinian rocket strike on Ashkelon

A woman hailing from Kerala and working in Israel, who was identified as Soumya Santhosh, has been killed in a rocket attack allegedly launched by Palestinian militant organization Hamas.

US shuts down its consulate in Jerusalem, Palestinians infuriated

04 Mar 2019

World
US shuts down its consulate in Jerusalem, Palestinians infuriated

The United States has officially shuttered its consulate in Jerusalem, downgrading the status of its main diplomatic mission to the Palestinians by folding it into the US Embassy to Israel.

Liverpool risk losing Mohamed Salah amid interests in Israeli footballer

26 Dec 2018

Sports
Liverpool risk losing Mohamed Salah amid interests in Israeli footballer

Reports suggest Red Bull Salzburg striker Moanes Dabour has caught the fancy of English giants Liverpool, with the Reds considering him as a backup option to Roberto Firmino.

Iconic image of Gaza protester is all things right

25 Oct 2018

World
Iconic image of Gaza protester is all things right

If a picture is worth a thousand words, this one of a shirtless protester in Gaza is worth a million.

Netanyahu threatens Hamas after violence along border with Gaza Strip

15 Oct 2018

World
Netanyahu threatens Hamas after violence along border with Gaza Strip

Israel's PM Benjamin Netanyahu yesterday threatened to inflict "very strong blows" on Hamas, a Palestinian Sunni-Islamist fundamentalist organization, after fresh violence along the border with the Gaza Strip controlled by the Islamist group.

Israel responds to Gaza rocket-fire, hits 25 targets in Gaza-Strip

20 Jun 2018

World
Israel responds to Gaza rocket-fire, hits 25 targets in Gaza-Strip

The Israeli Army said its fighter-jets hit 25 targets in the Gaza Strip earlier today in response to rocket-fire from Gaza.

Fresh protests expected as Palestinians get ready to commemorate 'Nakba'

15 May 2018

World
Fresh protests expected as Palestinians get ready to commemorate 'Nakba'

Following the death of 55 Palestinians at the hands of Israeli forces on Monday, tensions remain high in Gaza as Palestinians get ready to commemorate the 70th anniversary of 'Nakba,' or Catastrophe, that saw hundreds of thousands of Palestinians displaced when Israel was created in 1948.

Gaza strip: Angry at Trump, hundreds of Palestinians protest

30 Dec 2017

World
Gaza strip: Angry at Trump, hundreds of Palestinians protest

The situation in the Gaza strip has been tense since US President Donald Trump recognized Jerusalem as Israel's capital.

Israeli-Palestinian clashes erupt after Trump's Jerusalem announcement

08 Dec 2017

World
Israeli-Palestinian clashes erupt after Trump's Jerusalem announcement

US President Donald Trump's recent announcement recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital has sparked Israeli-Palestinian tensions.

Everything you need to know about Israel-Palestine conflict

07 Dec 2017

World
Everything you need to know about Israel-Palestine conflict

US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel has left the Israelis celebrating and Palestinians seething in anger.

Palestine: Rival factions Hamas and Fatah sign reconciliation deal

12 Oct 2017

World
Palestine: Rival factions Hamas and Fatah sign reconciliation deal

Hamas and Fatah, the rival political factions in Palestine, have announced a reconciliation deal brokered by Egypt.

Kerala's 'Gaza Street' under intelligence agencies' radar

19 Jun 2017

India
Kerala's 'Gaza Street' under intelligence agencies' radar

Kerala has a new street that is of much interest to intelligence agencies. Officials are intrigued about this road in Thuruthi ward of Kasaragod municipality, that has been named 'Gaza'.