Free Press Journal
  • India and Israel bond over ‘yoga, bibi and ichak dana’

    New Delhi: The personal bonding Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is rarely seen among two world leaders. The banter between the two was that of two chums rather than that of two heads of state – a visit mired in ceremony and pageantry.

  • India and Israel; a marriage made in heaven

    New Delhi: Ahead of his visit, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had described the relationship between the two countries as a “marriage made in heaven.” That may be indeed so but the deals they inked – nine of them in cyber security, gas and oil, etc. – were anchored in mutual national interest and ground realities.

  • India, Israel ink deals in cyber security, oil & gas

    New Delhi : India and Israel on Monday signed nine agreements, including in the areas of cyber security and oil and gas, following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Benjamin Netanyahu.

  • After stopping aid for Pakistan, Trump threatens same action against Palestinians

    “It’s not only Pakistan that we pay billions of dollars to for nothing, but also many other countries, and others. As an example, we pay the Palestinians HUNDRED OF MILLIONS OF DOLLARS a year and get no appreciation or respect. They don’t

  • Palestine recalls US ambassador after Trump’s Jerusalem move

    Jerusalem : The Palestinian government has recalled its United States ambassador following US President Donald Trump’s controversial decision of recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel a few weeks ago.

  • Jerusalem: Israel plans ‘Trump station’ near Western Wall

    Jerusalem: Israel’s Transport Minister wants to dig a railway tunnel under Jerusalem’s Old City and name a station next to the Western Wall after US President Donald Trump.  Yisrael Katz said he wanted to honour the US president for his decision to recognise the city as Israel’s capital, BBC reported on Wednesday.

  • Israel lawmaker given security after insulting Palestinians            

    Jerusalem : Israel’s parliament has decided to give a controversial right-wing lawmaker a security detail after a widely-shared video showed him insulting Palestinians heading to visit detained relatives, a spokesman has said. Oren Hazan, a provocative figure from Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s Likud party, dispensed the abuse on Monday after boarding a bus of Palestinians allowed to exit the Gaza Strip to see family members held in an Israeli jail. “Your relatives

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    Bhopal: Jamiat Ulma protests US bid to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

    Bhopal: Jamiat Ulma, Madhya Pradesh, staged a protest at Iqbal Maidan on Friday, against United States President Donald Trump for recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. It demanded that union government should condemn the US administration for this move. The organisation appealed to support Palestine’s recognition as an independent state.

  • Israel rejects as preposterous vote against Jerusalem at UNGA

    Jerusalem: Israel has rejected as “preposterous” the vote by 127 countries, including India, at the UN General Assembly that opposed the recent decision of US President Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

  • Hafiz Saeed spews venom against the US, Israel

    Lahore: Days after his release from house arrest, Hafiz Saeed, a UN-designated terrorist, has been issuing political comments and statements against the United States and Israel on the issues of Jerusalem and the future of the Palestine State.

  • Fresh anti-Trump protests in Palestinian territories

    Qalandiya (Palestinian Territories): At least nine Palestinians were injured in clashes with Israeli troops today as fresh protests broke out over US President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, hospital sources said.

  • United Nations to vote tomorrow on measure rejecting US Jerusalem decision

    United Nations: The UN Security Council will vote tomorrow on a draft resolution that would reject USPresident Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, diplomats said. Egypt requested the vote today, a day after it presented the measure that is likely to be vetoed by the United States. Breaking with international consensus, Trump this month announced that he would recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and move the US

  • UNSC members warn against US’ decision on Jerusalem

    United Nations: Members of the UN Security Council (UNSC) have criticised Washington’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and warned that it would raise tensions in the area even as Washington stood alone steadfastly defending its decision.

  • Twitterers troll Donald Trump with #DentureDonald

    Washington DC: ‘The Daily Show’s’ anchor Trevor Noah on Thursday poked fun at United States President Donald Trump, who officially recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, but his speech didn’t seem to flow easily and people noticed it.

  • Hezbollah slams US President Trump’s decision on Jerusalem

    Beirut: Hezbollah’s Secretary General Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah slammed Thursday US President Donald Trump’s declaration on Jerusalem as a “new Balfour Declaration”, urging Arab states to sever “public and secret” ties with Israel.