316 Israelis rescued from India

Complex operation brings hundreds of Israeli tourists homes as India enters coronavirus lockdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2020, 3:36 PM

Second European ordered to leave India participating in demonstrations

India orders Norwegian tourist to leave after she joins protests against citizenship law. 'Police okayed participation,' tourist says.AFP, 12/27/2019, 10:50 AM

Ongoing protests against citizenship law rock India

India's parliament passes bill to let Indian government grant citizenship to millions of illegal immigrants - but not if they are Muslim.i24News, 12/26/2019, 2:40 PM

Protests rage as US, UK warn on travel to northeast India

Thousands protest law granting Indian citizenship to Bangladeshi immigrants.Jalees Andrabi,Anup Sharma/AFP, 12/14/2019, 6:01 PM

Why Israelis should care about what happens in India these days

​​​​​​​The Indian Supreme Court recently ruled that the Ram Temple, a Hindu holy site that in 1528 was taken over by Muslims, is to be legally returned to the Hindus. This ruling can serve as precedent for Muslim takeovers of Jewish holy sites. Rachel Avraham, 11/20/2019, 11:49 AM

Security increased at Jewish, Israeli, institutions in India

Indian security organizations plan to increase security at Chabad houses, synagogues, at risk of terror attacks.Marcy Oster/JTA, Arutz 7 Staff, 11/12/2019, 9:30 PM

India: Terror cells may be planning attack on Jews, Israelis

Terror cells planning to kidnap Israelis in India, intelligence agencies warn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/12/2019, 2:54 PM

Bar-Ilan U Jewish Art Dept features exhibit on Indian synagogues

India's standing synagogues date from the 16th century to modern times, and were established by 5 distinct Indian Jewish communities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/10/2019, 10:50 AM

Jewish spirituality between East and West

We live in times where for many young adults, spirituality, experience, feeling and imagination take the place of doing, and they look to the East for guidance. What does this mean for Judaism? Rochel Sylvetsky, 10/30/2019, 10:00 AM

Israeli rabbi saves boy from drowning in India

Rabbi Menachem Bakush rescues 10-year-old who fell into a river in India.Gary Willig, 10/10/2019, 10:59 PM

India on high alert amid terror threats to Jewish, Hindu targets

Security increased in India's capital amid fears Pakistani terror group may strike Hindu and Jewish targets during holiday season.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/4/2019, 2:07 PM

Gandhi's Rosh Hashanah message discovered

Handwritten letter from Gandhi to Zionist leader written when World War II began offers Rosh Hashanah greetings to 'your afflicted people.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/25/2019, 2:44 PM

India: Over ten thousand rally in support of Israel

10,000+ Hindus unite in a major rally in India to denounce terrorism, show support for Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/19/2019, 10:19 AM

Pakistan marks independence as Kashmir tensions simmer

Himalayan region of Kashmir on lock-down after India revokes seven-decade-long semi-autonomous status by presidential decree.i24News, 8/15/2019, 12:03 PM

Watch: BMW pushed into river by Indian youth

22-year-old from wealthy Haryana region disappointed with prestigious car he got as birthday gift from his father - he had wanted a Jaguar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2019, 3:27 PM

Israel warns tourists in Kashmir to leave immediately

Counterterrorism Bureau warns Israeli tourists to follow local government's instructions, leave Kashmir region immediately.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/4/2019, 12:27 AM

Doctors in India discover 526 teeth in mouth of 7-year old

Following surgery to remove the sac of teeth, the boy is expected to make a full recovery.Sara Rubenstein, 8/2/2019, 11:06 AM

Watch: Three killed, dozens injured at amusement park in India

Ride at amusement park in India breaks apart, crushing dozens of people.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2019, 12:29 PM

India's Narendra Modi reelected by landslide

600 million Indians turnout for largest-ever vote, giving incumbent Modi's conservative alliance nearly two-thirds majority in parliament.David Rosenberg, 5/26/2019, 8:00 AM

The two-state-solution is a failure: India-Pakistan as living proof

Proof that the "two state solution" does not work is the 300 killed in the India-Pakistan conflict in February 2019 Since the British-sponsored 1947 partition there have been 14 million refugees, 4 wars and now a dangerous nuclear race. Ezequiel Doiny, 3/15/2019, 7:58 AM

How can India-Pakistan flare-up be tamed?

Tensions between India and Pakistan have risen quickly to a level not seen since in nearly 50 years.i24News, 2/28/2019, 12:12 PM

'If we attack with one atomic bomb, India can finish us with 20'

Claims Israel wants Pakistan relations; meanwhile India downs Pakistani F-16 amid report Iran deploys jet fighters on Pakistani border.Mordechai Sones, 2/27/2019, 5:52 PM

India bombs Pakistani base as tensions escalate

For first time since 1971, Indian aircraft strike targets inside Pakistan, drawing promises of 'retaliation'.David Rosenberg, 2/27/2019, 9:53 AM

'Staggering' eviction of 1 million indigenous people

Indian Court tells gvmt to evict over 1 million indigenous from homes in public forest land who had 'not met legal criterion to live there'.Mordechai Sones, 2/24/2019, 12:12 PM

Standing on the roof: the most packed trains in the world

Think trains are packed in Israel? Wait till you reach India. Trains are packed. The government? Recommends tourists not travel in rush hourMatanel Roth, 2/5/2019, 4:35 PM

National Security Adviser flies over Saudi Arabia and Oman

National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat returns from visit to India, during which he met Prime Minister Narendra Modi.Nitsan Keidar, 1/18/2019, 4:08 AM

Israeli emergency responders share expertise in India, Sri Lanka

United Hatzalah and American Jewish Committee team up to share Israeli expertise with emergency teams in India, Sri Lanka.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/26/2018, 1:56 PM

India PM: Happy Hanukkah to people of Israel

Prime Minister Narendra Modi sends holiday greeting to Israeli premier in Hebrew as Hanukkah festival begins.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2018, 5:32 PM

US offers $5 million reward for info on 2008 Mumbai attackers

10 years after deadly Islamic terror attacks in India, US State Department offers reward money for information on attacks' planners.JTA, 11/27/2018, 7:55 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries to supply India Barak 8 missiles

IAI will supply Barak 8 missiles to seven Indian Navy vessels. Liberman: 'IAI is a national asset. It must be maintained and strengthened.'Mordechai Sones, 10/24/2018, 5:22 PM

Dozens of Israelis trapped in India after fierce storms

Israelis await rescue by helicopter after floods, landslides trap them in and around Manali, India.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2018, 4:30 PM

India: Rabbi rescued by locals after falling down steep slope

Head of yeshiva in Raanana was hiking with his wife in India, when he lost his balance on a rock and rolled to the bottom of a steep slope.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2018, 1:31 PM

25-year-old Israeli woman dies in India

Initial reports say Israeli tourist who died in India was killed by extreme allergic reaction to dairy.David Rosenberg, 9/4/2018, 1:12 PM

Jewish community in India mostly unaffected by deadly floods

At least 324 people killed in flooding in southern Indian state of Kerala in what local officials call worst flooding in 100 years.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 8/21/2018, 10:57 PM

Indian woman leaves dead baby on plane

Just prior to landing, cabin crew find dead newborn on bathroom floor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2018, 11:57 AM

Report: India to stop importing oil from Iran

Indian government warns national oil refiners to 'prepare for drastic reduction of zero' Iranian oil imports as US sanctions loom.Gary Willig, 6/29/2018, 11:21 AM

Haley advises India to 'rethink' relations with Iran

American UN Ambassador urges India to reconsider its ties to Iran as fresh U.S. sanctions on buyers of Iranian oil loom.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2018, 5:04 AM

Israeli killed in India car accident

29-year-old Israeli man killed when his motorcycle collides with a truck in India.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2018, 10:38 PM

Israeli startups to aid India with health, agricultural tech

Six Israeli companies to launch pilot programs in India as part of 'Israel-India Bridge to Innovation' program.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 6:26 PM

Organizing a 70,000 strong pro-Israel rally in India

Lessons to share from organizing a 70,000 strong pro-Israel rally by the Samhati Hindu in India to destroy the "Infrastructure of Hate" against Israel. Devdutta Maj, 6/14/2018, 6:00 AM

India: Muslim man sacrifices 4-year-old daughter

Father says he had to offer that which he loved most to Allah during Ramadan, so he slashed her throat.Gary Willig, 6/12/2018, 8:04 PM

Four Israelis injured in accident in India, one dead

One confirmed dead among Israelis. Israeli consul in region will assist victims.Mordechai Sones, 6/4/2018, 9:50 PM

India says it will continue trading with Iran

India's Foreign Minister says her country will continue trading with Iran despite possible fallout from U.S. sanctions.Ben Ariel, 5/29/2018, 4:06 AM

Body of missing Israeli located in India

Body of 44-year-old Uri Sinder, who had been missing since Saturday night, found in the town of Tiruvannamalai.Nitsan Keidar, 3/21/2018, 11:17 PM

El Al to fly over Saudi Arabia?

Israel's national airline eyes new flight path to India, dramatically cutting flight time. Are Saudis prepared to recognize Israel?David Rosenberg, 3/1/2018, 5:37 PM

Will India mediate between Israel-PA talks?

PA officials believe that good relations between India and both Israel and the PA can enable it to act as a mediator.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/23/2018, 11:31 PM

Indian PM lays wreath on arch-terrorist Yasser Arafat's grave

Indian PM Modi meets with Palestinian Authority Chairman Abbas, says he hopes 'Palestine will become a free country in a peaceful manner.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2018, 10:09 PM

India drought causes hummus prices to rise in Britain

Reduced chickpea harvest in India drives up hummus prices in Britain, where over 100 million pounds of hummus are consumed annually.JTA, 2/9/2018, 1:52 PM

Modi to meet Palestinian Authority chairman during Mideast tour

Indian PM scheduled to visit Oman, United Arab Emirates, and Palestinian Authority Chairman on 3-day tour.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2018, 8:37 PM

'Netanyahu was received in India like a king'

Culture Minister Miri Regev hails Netanyahu's trip to India, says premier was received 'like a king'.Mordechai Sones, 1/21/2018, 4:07 PM

India's Modi to visit Ramallah

Indian PM to visit Ramallah on February 10. Visit is part of New Delhi's efforts to show ties with Israel don't come at PA's expense.Elad Benari, 1/19/2018, 1:36 AM

That Jewish orphan in Mumbai

People must remember the beautiful Chabad couple murdered in Mumbai by Islamist terrorists. Giulio Meotti, 1/18/2018, 7:01 PM

Terror orphan: 'Thank G-d who performed a miracle for me here'

Netanyahu visits Mumbai Chabad house rocked by 2008 terror attack with 11-year-old survivor. 'Nobody can defeat the Jewish People.'Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 1/18/2018, 1:52 PM

India successfully tests Agni-5 ballistic missile

India successfully tests updated Agni-5 missile, firing it from mobile launch pad, as Netanyahu visits the country.Chana Roberts, 1/18/2018, 1:45 PM

Saudi Arabia to allow Israel flyover rights?

In India, Netanyahu hints of possibility that Israel-India flights will fly over Saudi Arabia. 'We want direct flights to India.'Tzvi Lev, 1/18/2018, 1:06 PM

Netanyahu: 'Spike' missile deal back on the table

PM says outlook for massive $500 million arms deal previously nixed by India 'very positive.' 'They are reauthorizing the Spike deal.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2018, 8:04 PM

The Netanyahus tour the Taj Mahal

Netanyahu and wife take a break from crowded schedule: 'I want to thank the Prime Minister of India for allowing us this moment as well.'Mordechai Sones, 1/16/2018, 3:58 PM