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India COVID cases surpass 18 million

India COVID cases surpass 18 million

The second wave of the pandemic has hit India extremely hard, surprising the government's science advisor.Dan Verbin, 30/04/2021 03:49
Professor Nachman Ash: 'Indian variant already spreading within Israel'

Professor Nachman Ash: 'Indian variant already spreading within Israel'

Israel needs to make greater efforts to prevent entry of coronavirus cases, coronavirus czar says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2021 14:39
Three Israelis found to have contracted Indian variant inside Israel

Three Israelis found to have contracted Indian variant inside Israel

40 Israelis have so far been diagnosed with the Indian COVID-19 variant, 30 of them in recent days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/04/2021 00:11
55 arrivals from Mexico, India, refuse coronavirus test

55 arrivals from Mexico, India, refuse coronavirus test

Amid concerns that Indian coronavirus variant may be vaccine-resistant, dozens arriving from affected countries refuse coronavirus test.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2021 13:36
Watch: Relatives attack doctors who failed to save COVID patient

Watch: Relatives attack doctors who failed to save COVID patient

Doctors at a Delhi hospital were attacked with clubs after a COVID patient collapsed in the ER after not being admitted to ward.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2021 12:43
Israel-based aid group to send medical equipment to New Delhi

Israel-based aid group to send medical equipment to New Delhi

Israeli aid group SmartAID to send oxygen concentrators to hospitals in New Delhi, India.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 14:23
Prof. Itamar Grotto: 'Not certain that third coronavirus vaccine dose will be needed soon'

Prof. Itamar Grotto: 'Not certain that third coronavirus vaccine dose will be needed soon'

'Information mounting showing coronavirus vaccine is effective long-term,' former Health Min. Director General says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 12:54
Indian health institutions overwhelmed by worst COVID wave to date

Indian health institutions overwhelmed by worst COVID wave to date

Indian officials are pleading for help from the international community as the country finds itself immersed in a ferocious 2nd virus wave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 17:16
Government ministries weigh ending flights from India

Government ministries weigh ending flights from India

Transportation Ministry weighing Health Ministry's demand to cease flights from India due to widescale spread & Indian coronavirus variant.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2021 16:36
Watch: India feeling the strain of latest COVID surge

Watch: India feeling the strain of latest COVID surge

With India experiencing its deadliest COVID weekend since beginning of pandemic, national health system beginning to crumble.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2021 14:54
COVID-19 Indian mutation discovered in Israel

COVID-19 Indian mutation discovered in Israel

Seven cases of the Indian mutation have been found among travellers returning to Israel from abroad.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/04/2021 16:59
New coronavirus variant detected in India

New coronavirus variant detected in India

New variant found in India has two mutations in the spiky protein that the virus uses to fasten itself to cells.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2021 04:44
India: Iranian Revolutionary Guard behind attack on Israeli embassy

India: Iranian Revolutionary Guard behind attack on Israeli embassy

The Indian Sun Times releases report with evidence proving Iran's involvement in last month's explosion near Israeli embassy.i24NEWS, 09/03/2021 15:28
India: Iranian Quds Force behind explosion near Israeli embassy

India: Iranian Quds Force behind explosion near Israeli embassy

India’s counterterrorism agencies: Quds Force was behind the explosion near the Israeli embassy in New Delhi this past January.Elad Benari, 08/03/2021 06:18
Watch: 150 feared dead in India after glacier crashes into dam

Watch: 150 feared dead in India after glacier crashes into dam

As many as 150 feared dead in India after glacier breaks apart, sweeping away a hydroelectric dam and causing mass flooding.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/02/2021 21:05
After bombing, terrorists threaten Israeli ambassador in India

After bombing, terrorists threaten Israeli ambassador in India

Terrorist bombing near Israeli embassy was meant to avenge slain Iranian general, letter claims, threatening Israeli ambassador to India.David Rosenberg, 31/01/2021 20:58
Watch: Ghandi statue sawed off, head severed

Watch: Ghandi statue sawed off, head severed

American Indian community outraged after 6ft statue of Indian leader Mahatma Ghandi found vandalized in Davis, California.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/01/2021 22:58
Terror group takes responsibility for attack on Israeli embassy

Terror group takes responsibility for attack on Israeli embassy

Unknown group claims responsibility for New Delhi attack on Israeli embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/01/2021 19:14
Israeli ambassador: New Delhi explosion was attempted terror attack

Israeli ambassador: New Delhi explosion was attempted terror attack

Israeli officials believe explosive device which went off near Israeli embassy was improvised and looked like the work of an amateur.Elad Benari, Canada, 29/01/2021 20:43
Explosion reported near Israeli embassy in India

Explosion reported near Israeli embassy in India

Indian and israeli officials have labeled the attack as security related.David Rosenberg, 29/01/2021 14:51
Great conflagration destroys several floors of the world's largest vaccine plant

Great conflagration destroys several floors of the world's largest vaccine plant

The Serum Institute of India, the largest vaccine producer in the world, lost several floors but no personnel to the blaze.Shlomo Witty, 21/01/2021 16:31
Women from lost tribe of Menashe to make Aliyah from India

Women from lost tribe of Menashe to make Aliyah from India

Five women from Bnei Menashe community in India to make aliyah Sunday, with 500 more to immigrate during 2021.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/01/2021 07:27
India Rooting for Pakistan-Israel Peace Deal, Here's Why

India Rooting for Pakistan-Israel Peace Deal, Here's Why

There is great outcry in Pakistan over alleged ties and talks with Israel.i24NEWS, 21/12/2020 22:21
Elephant trapped in India well rescued in 12-hour crane operation

Elephant trapped in India well rescued in 12-hour crane operation

After spellbinding 12-hour operation, residents succeed in rescuing elephant that accidentally stumbled into deep well.Menachem Roth, 24/11/2020 16:45
The role of air pollution in the coronavirus pandemic

The role of air pollution in the coronavirus pandemic

Obesity, high blood pressure, & diabetes are all known risk factors. But the poor living in inner cities have another risk to contend with.Y Rabinovitz, 20/10/2020 13:13
Trump's Indian 'worshipper' dies after depression over Trump's COVID-19 illness

Trump's Indian 'worshipper' dies after depression over Trump's COVID-19 illness

Indian man who worshipped US President and was reportedly depressed after hearing he contracted COVID-19, dies of cardiac arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/10/2020 03:07
Lost tribe of Bnei Menashe celebrates Sukkot in northeast India

Lost tribe of Bnei Menashe celebrates Sukkot in northeast India

Thousands of Bnei Menashe in India, claiming descent from one of the lost tribes of Israel, celebrate Sukkot festival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/10/2020 08:20
Indian kickboxing champ moving to Israel with plans to represent his new land

Indian kickboxing champ moving to Israel with plans to represent his new land

Obed Hrangchal, 26, a man from the Bnei Menashe who has won national medals in India in several martial arts, moves to Israel.Marcy Oster/JTA, 22/09/2020 22:00
Israel and India sign MoU to collaborate in tech innovation

Israel and India sign MoU to collaborate in tech innovation

Bilateral program launched to accelerate innovation and technology cooperation between start-ups and corporates in India and Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/09/2020 16:05
Watch: Record number of daily infections in India

Watch: Record number of daily infections in India

Another record number of virus infections in India today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/09/2020 23:32
Israel helping India with the coronavirus crisis

Israel helping India with the coronavirus crisis

State of Israel donates advanced medical equipment to India's leading hospital for use in fight against the coronavirus.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/08/2020 17:15
'Goal is to offer technological ability to test for coronavirus within seconds'

'Goal is to offer technological ability to test for coronavirus within seconds'

Israeli COVID-19 research delegation to India completed its mission, is returning to Israel in the coming days.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2020 14:05
The Democratic party policy on Israel has already failed in India

The Democratic party policy on Israel has already failed in India

Look at the failure of the Indian subcontinent which was partitioned into three independent states: India, Bangladesh, and Pakistan.  Op-ed.Rachel Avraham, 27/07/2020 13:45
Israeli team heads to India to put rapid COVID-19 diagnosis methods to the test

Israeli team heads to India to put rapid COVID-19 diagnosis methods to the test

Delegation from Israel's Health and Defense ministries leaves for Delhi to test effectiveness of rapid coronavirus diagnosis technology.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2020 20:33
Israel-India announce cooperation initiative to fight COVID-19

Israel-India announce cooperation initiative to fight COVID-19

Four tech systems to be tested with ability to detect presence of virus in body quickly - usually within minutes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2020 14:00
Pompeo: US and Israel 'share understanding at the core'

Pompeo: US and Israel 'share understanding at the core'

US Secretary of State: 'These are nations that have a shared understanding of what democracies can do, the good that one can do for people.'Mordechai Sones, 20/07/2020 17:17
World leaders welcome Israel's new government

World leaders welcome Israel's new government

PM Netanyahu and alternate PM Gantz receive greetings over new government from Europe, the US and even India.Nitsan Keidar, 18/05/2020 00:10
India: At least 8 dead following gas leak

India: At least 8 dead following gas leak

At least 8 people have lost their lives following a chemical gas leak at the LG Polymers industrial plant in Visakhapatnam.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2020 07:58
Death of Mumbai slum resident raises fears of huge virus outbreak to come

Death of Mumbai slum resident raises fears of huge virus outbreak to come

Coronavirus victim from a slum area where close to a million live in cramped, unsanitary conditions.Arutz Sheva staff, 07/04/2020 09:57
316 Israelis rescued from India

316 Israelis rescued from India

Complex operation brings hundreds of Israeli tourists homes as India enters coronavirus lockdown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2020 15:36
Second European ordered to leave India participating in demonstrations

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, 27/12/2019 10:50
Ongoing protests against citizenship law rock India

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, 26/12/2019 14:40
Protests rage as US, UK warn on travel to northeast India

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, 14/12/2019 18:01
Why Israelis should care about what happens in India these days

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, 20/11/2019 11:49
Security increased at Jewish, Israeli, institutions in India

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, 12/11/2019 21:30
India: Terror cells may be planning attack on Jews, Israelis

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

Terror cells planning to kidnap Israelis in India, intelligence agencies warn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2019 14:54
Bar-Ilan U Jewish Art Dept features exhibit on Indian synagogues

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, 10/11/2019 10:50
Jewish spirituality between East and West

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, 30/10/2019 10:00
Israeli rabbi saves boy from drowning in India

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 22:59
India on high alert amid terror threats to Jewish, Hindu targets

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, 04/10/2019 14:07
Gandhi's Rosh Hashanah message discovered

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, 25/09/2019 14:44
India: Over ten thousand rally in support of Israel

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, 19/08/2019 10:19
Pakistan marks independence as Kashmir tensions simmer

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, 15/08/2019 12:03
Watch: BMW pushed into river by Indian youth

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, 13/08/2019 15:27
Israel warns tourists in Kashmir to leave immediately

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, 04/08/2019 00:27
Doctors in India discover 526 teeth in mouth of 7-year old

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, 02/08/2019 11:06
Watch: Three killed, dozens injured at amusement park in India

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, 15/07/2019 12:29