Several Injured In East Jerusalem Car-Ramming, Attacker Shot: Police

<!-- -->Unrest between Israel and Palestinians continues as new violent incidents surfaced in recent days.(File)Jerusalem: A car-ramming attack wounded several people including four police officers in the flashpoint Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood of Israeli-annexed east Jerusalem on Sunday, police said, adding that the attacker was shot.After the "vehicle-ramming attack" in the district, the scene of weeks of clashes between Palestinians and Israeli security forces,...

Israel Army Says Around 3,000 Rockets Fired Towards Them From Gaza

<!-- -->Israel's Iron Dome air defence system intercepts rockets launched from the Gaza Strip.Jerusalem: Israel's army said Sunday about 3,000 rockets had been fired from Hamas-controlled Gaza towards the Jewish state since conflict escalated seven days ago."Hamas has been carrying out a very intense attack in terms of rate of fire," Israeli General Ori Gordin told reporters as Israeli strikes have kept hitting...

Seven Dead As Boat Capsizes While Clicking Selfie

<!-- -->Rescuers carry the body of a victim of the boat capsize incident in Boyolali, Central Java.Jakarta: Seven Indonesians drowned after an overloaded boat capsized because of tourists attempting a selfie in a reservoir on Java island, police said Sunday.The accident happened when all 20 passengers suddenly moved to the one side of the vessel to take a group photo on Saturday in...

UK Defends Handling Of Variant 1st Detected In India

<!-- -->Future roadmap for UK reopening has been put in doubt over the more transmissible variant.(FILE)London: The British government on Sunday pushed back against criticism it was too slow to impose travel restrictions on India as a coronavirus variant identified in the subcontinent spreads in the UK.England and the devolved nations of Scotland and Wales will unlock parts of their economy on Monday...

Israel Strikes Hamas Political Chief’s House In Gaza: Army

<!-- -->The army said it had also carried out strikes targeting Hamas tunnel systems. (Representational)Gaza City: Israeli air strikes hit the home of Yahya Sinwar, head of Hamas' political wing in the Gaza Strip, the army said Sunday, but without saying if he was killed."Among the targets struck are the residences of Yahya Sinwar, Chairman of the Hamas Political Bureau in Gaza, as...
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