India

UK Chief Rabbi in first ever visit to India

UK Chief Rabbi in first ever visit to India

Rabbi Mirvis makes historic visit highlighting Jewish organizations’ commitment to aiding the needy in Indian slums and 'repair the world.'Shoshana Miskin, 1/7/2016, 5:56 PM
Watch: India earthquake shakes up Jewish community

Watch: India earthquake shakes up Jewish community

From today's ILTV edition. The Jewish community of Bnei Menashe in India has taken the hit from a 6.7 earthquake.ILTV, 1/6/2016, 2:46 AM
Bnei Menashe suffers damage in India quake

Bnei Menashe suffers damage in India quake

An earthquake in northeastern India caused 'extensive damage' to Ten Lost Tribes community in Manipur.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2016, 6:33 PM
Blood on blood: Encounter connects terror victims

Blood on blood: Encounter connects terror victims

Hadar Buchris met Hadar Goldin's bereaved fiancée at Chabad House in India.Yaara Weiss, 11/29/2015, 9:07 PM
Families: Declare Mumbai attacks fishermen dead

Families: Declare Mumbai attacks fishermen dead

Seven years after coordinated terrorist attacks in India, including on Chabad Center, families appeal for compensation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2015, 4:41 PM
Rivlin announces India visit at joint forum

Rivlin announces India visit at joint forum

Weeks after historic visit by Indian president, Rivlin hosts India-Israel Forum at residence to discuss bevy of plans for bilateral ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/26/2015, 2:42 PM
Historic: Indian President Makes First Ever Visit

Historic: Indian President Makes First Ever Visit

President Mukherjee meets with Rivlin to talk about blossoming bilateral ties and shared threat of terrorism; two agreements signed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/14/2015, 12:52 PM
Indian President to Make First Visit to Israel

Indian President to Make First Visit to Israel

History is to be made in a key Israeli alliance next week, as Pranab Mukherjee becomes first Indian president to visit the Jewish state.Ari Yashar, 10/6/2015, 7:35 PM
India: 5 Sentenced to Death over Mumbai Bombings

India: 5 Sentenced to Death over Mumbai Bombings

2006 attacks on busy commuter trains killed nearly 190 people; India blames Pakistani intelligence services.Ari Soffer, 9/30/2015, 5:09 PM
India Accelerates Plans to Buy Drones from Israel

India Accelerates Plans to Buy Drones from Israel

Sources in India say the country has accelerated plans to buy drones from Israel that can be armed.Ben Ariel, 9/22/2015, 6:14 AM
Israel, India Strike $400M Drone Deal

Israel, India Strike $400M Drone Deal

Israel to deliver 10 Heron drones to Delhi in latest purchase to boost Indian military.Tova Dvorin, 9/11/2015, 2:09 PM
India Issues Terror Warning to Israelis

India Issues Terror Warning to Israelis

Intelligence warns police in New Delhi that terror groups may be targeting Israeli tourists and embassy, as security gets bolstered.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2015, 12:43 PM
Over 1,100 Die in Brutal Indian Heat Wave

Over 1,100 Die in Brutal Indian Heat Wave

India suffers from days of sweltering hot spell, with lethal temperatures reaching records of over 47 C (117 F).Ari Yashar, 5/27/2015, 10:53 AM
Report: Israel, India Close to Missile Deal

Report: Israel, India Close to Missile Deal

Israel and India are close to a deal on developing a joint missile system, the Times of India reported Thursday.Moshe Cohen, 5/21/2015, 8:44 AM
India Signs 'Huge' Deal With Iran

India Signs 'Huge' Deal With Iran

Iran will construct a new seaport that will lead to a 'huge' increase in trade between India, a close Israeli ally, and its enemy Iran.Yaakov Levi, 5/7/2015, 11:42 AM
Rabbi Rontzki: Why Look for G-d in India?

Rabbi Rontzki: Why Look for G-d in India?

On a trek in the Far East, Rabbi Avihai Rontzki is coming face to face with Israelis' spiritual thirst.Yaakov Levi, 4/30/2015, 10:49 AM
Sherman: 'Hold Your Horses' Before Trade with Iran

Sherman: 'Hold Your Horses' Before Trade with Iran

Chief American negotiator urges India and other buyers of Iranian oil to hold off until final deal is signed.Ben Ariel, 4/30/2015, 3:45 AM
Netanyahu: India's PM Must Visit Israel

Netanyahu: India's PM Must Visit Israel

Netanyahu invites Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Israel in remarks to Chief Minister of the State of Maharashtra.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/29/2015, 10:48 PM
Israel's First NBA Star Casspi Scores Career High

Israel's First NBA Star Casspi Scores Career High

Casspi nets 31 points in Kings victory bringing pride to Israelis, as his teammate becomes first Indian to play in an NBA game.Ari Yashar, 4/8/2015, 9:45 AM
India's PM Congratulates Netanyahu in Hebrew

India's PM Congratulates Netanyahu in Hebrew

India’s Narendra Modi takes to Twitter to congratulate Binyamin Netanyahu for his victory in the elections in both Hebrew and English.Elad Benari, 3/19/2015, 2:16 AM
Rivlin Tells Ambassadors 'Israel Turning to East'

Rivlin Tells Ambassadors 'Israel Turning to East'

Rivlin hosts 20 ambassadors to Asian nations, stresses 'connection with Asia more important than ever to Israel.'Ari Yashar, 3/13/2015, 9:26 AM
Israel Might Be More Reliable Ally for India

Israel Might Be More Reliable Ally for India

Israel and India still see the world differently despite growing defense ties.Gedalyah Reback, 3/13/2015, 2:45 AM
What's Behind India's Admiration for Israel?

What's Behind India's Admiration for Israel?

Indians see Israel as 'the little national that could', but most admire its diverse democracy, says Indian liaison with US Jewry.Gedalyah Reback, 3/12/2015, 2:05 PM
Program Hopes to Reduce Foreign Care Workers

Program Hopes to Reduce Foreign Care Workers

IDF to train graduates from National Service and demobilized soldiers looking for a job in skills to assist the elderly.Yaakov Levi, 3/11/2015, 6:16 PM
The Bengal Tiger and the Lion of Judah

The Bengal Tiger and the Lion of Judah

Experts tells Arutz Sheva how Israel and India have become allies since Modi took office, and what each side stands to benefit - a lot.Gedalyah Reback, 3/10/2015, 5:47 PM
Indian Group Announces Israel Defense Venture

Indian Group Announces Israel Defense Venture

Kalyani industrial group announces Thursday it will partner with Israel to make missiles and other weapons during arms exhibit in Bangalore.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2015, 1:39 PM
India's New Domestic Defense Focus Good for Israel

India's New Domestic Defense Focus Good for Israel

Indian PM Modi launches shift away from defense import, Israel welcomes opportunity for increased joint production of military hardware.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2015, 11:12 AM
Ya'alon Says 'India is a True Friend'

Ya'alon Says 'India is a True Friend'

Defense Minister Moshe Ya'alon takes off Monday night for a visit to India - the first time Israel's top defense official has made the trek.Kobi Finkler, Cynthia Blank, 2/16/2015, 10:15 PM
Israeli Defense Minister to Visit India

Israeli Defense Minister to Visit India

Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon will depart for New Delhi in about two weeks to meet with top defense and political officials.Yaakov Levi , 2/5/2015, 1:51 PM
Police Free Indians Caught Trying to Enter Syria

Police Free Indians Caught Trying to Enter Syria

Indian authorities released nine people deported from Turkey after attempting to enter an ISIS-controlled part of Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2015, 5:11 PM
Jihadist Recruited for US Attacks via Facebook

Jihadist Recruited for US Attacks via Facebook

Indian jihadist arrested planning attack on Mumbai American School advised US jihadist how to make 'ground under Obama's feet sink.'Ari Yashar, 1/20/2015, 7:58 PM
Landmark Israel-Japan Alliance Plan Passes

Landmark Israel-Japan Alliance Plan Passes

Comprehensive plan involving many ministries to solidify Israeli ties with Japan, as PM unveils alliance policy with Japan-China-India.Ari Yashar, 1/6/2015, 4:04 PM
India Considering Changing Pro-PA Stance at UN

India Considering Changing Pro-PA Stance at UN

India, which enjoys ties with Israel, reportedly considering starting to abstain in UN votes related to the Palestinian Authority.Ben Ariel, 12/22/2014, 4:13 AM
Pakistani Judge Fights Bail for Mumbai Mastermind

Pakistani Judge Fights Bail for Mumbai Mastermind

After terror mastermind behind massive 2008 terror attacks in India given bail, government prosecutor preps to challenge ruling.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/19/2014, 7:56 AM
Pakistani Court Grants Bail to Mumbai Mastermind

Pakistani Court Grants Bail to Mumbai Mastermind

Pakistani court grants bail to man accused of masterminding 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai, which struck luxury hotels, cafe, and more.Arutz Sheva Staff , 12/18/2014, 12:41 PM
India Arrests Man who Promoted ISIS on Twitter

India Arrests Man who Promoted ISIS on Twitter

24-year-old arrested in India on suspicion of running a Twitter account in which he celebrated the rise of ISIS.Ben Ariel, 12/14/2014, 2:28 AM
India Marks Six Years Since Mumbai Attacks

India Marks Six Years Since Mumbai Attacks

Chabad center completing memorial for all the victims of coordinated massacre in Indian capital, as survivors recall the horror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2014, 2:36 PM
'Israel and India at the Start of a New Era'

'Israel and India at the Start of a New Era'

Netanyahu welcomes Indian Home Affairs Minister - equivalent to Internal Security Minister - as bilateral relations continue to flourish.Ari Yashar, 11/6/2014, 11:05 PM
Fifty Bnei Menashe Make Aliyah to Israel

Fifty Bnei Menashe Make Aliyah to Israel

Total number of Bnei Menashe to make Aliyah in 2014 reaches record 500; organizers hail 'modern-day miracle' in bringing immigrants home.Tova Dvorin, 11/4/2014, 12:33 PM
India: Israel's Next Major Military Ally?

India: Israel's Next Major Military Ally?

Senior Indian minister coming to Israel as major missile sale is approved - Netanyahu's promise of 'sky's the limit' looks to come true.Ari Yashar, 10/24/2014, 8:34 AM
Israel Struggling to Sell Iron Dome

Israel Struggling to Sell Iron Dome

Israel's key missile defense system is unique in the arena of global defense - but politics and cost are preventing investors from buying.Tova Dvorin, 10/7/2014, 9:24 AM
Netanyahu Meets PM of India, Seeks Stronger Ties

Netanyahu Meets PM of India, Seeks Stronger Ties

"We are both ancient peoples but we are also two democracies," Netanyahu tells India's Prime Minister, Narendra Modi.Ben Ariel, 9/29/2014, 4:14 AM
India Becomes Fourth Nation With Mars Satellite

India Becomes Fourth Nation With Mars Satellite

Mars Orbiter Mission on Wednesday makes India first nation to complete entry on first try, and first Asian nation to the Red Planet.Ari Yashar, 9/24/2014, 10:50 AM
Al-Qaeda Declares New Branch in India

Al-Qaeda Declares New Branch in India

Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri announces the formation of an Indian branch of his group which will "raise the flag of jihad".Ben Ariel, 9/4/2014, 2:16 AM
Indian TV Exposes Hamas Use of Human Shields

Indian TV Exposes Hamas Use of Human Shields

Indian TV crew risk their own safety by exposing how Hamas deliberately fires rockets from densely-populated areas.Ari Soffer, 8/5/2014, 5:04 PM
India's New Leader 'Israel's Best Friend'

India's New Leader 'Israel's Best Friend'

Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi has expressed his desire to 'deepen and develop' ties with Israel and his record shows he is serious.Gil Ronen, 5/19/2014, 8:06 AM
Pakistan Terror Plot on Israeli Consulate in India

Pakistan Terror Plot on Israeli Consulate in India

Sri Lanka man in interrogation admits scouting Israeli and US consulates under orders of Pakistani official planning terror.Ari Yashar, 5/5/2014, 9:00 AM
Israeli in Indian Prison After Forgetting Bullet

Israeli in Indian Prison After Forgetting Bullet

Steve Silvenchev is one of several Israelis who are or have been in prison abroad for the 'crime' of forgetting to clean out a backpack.Yosef Berger, 4/17/2014, 12:40 PM
Israeli Diplomats Accused by India Sent Home

Israeli Diplomats Accused by India Sent Home

Israeli consulate officials sent back home after allegedly fighting with immigration official; Israeli embassy 'taking issue seriously.'AFP and Arutz Sheva, 4/8/2014, 9:11 PM
Indian Air Force Plane Crashes, Killing Five

Indian Air Force Plane Crashes, Killing Five

Israeli Air Force concerned over its own fleet of Hercules C-130J planes, but local media suggests human error, not technical problems.Tova Dvorin, 3/28/2014, 3:50 PM
Israelis En Route to India Land in Tehran

Israelis En Route to India Land in Tehran

20 Israelis who fly to India with Turkish Airlines find themselves in Tehran, where the plane landed to treat a heart patient.Elad Benari, 3/4/2014, 1:16 AM
Report Claims Organ Harvesting in Syria

Report Claims Organ Harvesting in Syria

Free Syrian Army tells Al-Arabiya that Assad's regime forces are harvesting prisoners' organs and selling them.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 2/14/2014, 2:09 PM
Pentagon: 'US Would Have No Clue If Iran Got Nuke'

Pentagon: 'US Would Have No Clue If Iran Got Nuke'

New Pentagon report reveals US unable to detect nations acquiring nuclear bomb, expert notes India example - 'we had no warning whatsoever.'Ari Yashar, 2/7/2014, 9:00 AM
Israel, India to Establish Joint Technology Fund

Israel, India to Establish Joint Technology Fund

Economics Minister Naftali Bennett announces a joint venture between Israel and India, strengthening diplomatic and regional ties.Tova Dvorin, 1/21/2014, 6:12 PM
Maneater Tigress Kills 7 In Northern India

Maneater Tigress Kills 7 In Northern India

Local authorities hire hunters to end the tiger's 2 week killing spree as villagers lock themselves indoors. Cat 'only mauls humans.'Ari Yashar, 1/15/2014, 2:05 PM
India to Buy 15 Drones from Israel

India to Buy 15 Drones from Israel

Indian government approves purchase Monday. The goal: to boost India's surveillance capabilities.Tova Dvorin, 12/30/2013, 2:17 PM
India Demands US Apology For Diplomat's Arrest

India Demands US Apology For Diplomat's Arrest

Rift escalates over Indian diplomat strip-searched for fraud charges, India not satisfied with Kerry's 'regret.'Ari Yashar, 12/20/2013, 10:28 AM