Jewish History, India
700 Year old tombstone with Hebrew inscriptions discovered in India

According to The Week's report on Friday, the tombstone was discovered on a coconut plantation in the city of Ramanathapuram, located in the state of Tamil Nadu, South India and dates back to the 13th century.

Eliana Fleming | 07.07.24

Israel-Gaza War, India

Israel holds official funeral for Indian foreign worker killed in Hezbollah attack

The worker, Pat Nibin Maxwell, was killed by a Hezbollah anti-tank missile fired towards Margaliyot. The missile also killed another two workers.

Avi Woolf | 07.03.24

Israel-Gaza War, Agriculture

Agricultural Ministry tries to encourage mechanization to deal with worker shortfall 

In addition to working on bringing in workers to replace those who left after October 7, the government is recommending new efficiency measures.

Avi Woolf | 22.02.24

Tragedy in India

"He just wanted a selfie;" tourist eaten alive by lion after scaling enclosure

A 34-year-old tourist who came to the zoo in northern India was killed by a lion after entering the enclosure where the king of beasts was staying. 

JFeed Staff | 18.02.24

Israel At War, 'Our Neighborhood'

TBN Israel's Mati Shoshani Unveils Weekly Middle East News Highlights

Mati Shoshani delivers a succinct yet comprehensive overview of key events unfolding in the Middle East.

Abraham Gutman | 05.01.24

Fake News?

Was the News of the Tragedy of the Bnei Menashe Community in India Fake?

Despite the report to the Knesset Absorption Committee on an incident in which 7 Jews were killed in India, the umbrella organization of Bnei Menashe denies the claim to the tragic case: "False information given to the committee."

Bentzi Rubin, JFeed Staff | 04.01.24

Warning to Israelis in India

National Security Council Issued a Warning to Israelis in India

Following a bomb explosion near the Israeli embassy in New Delhi, India and fearing that it was an attempted attack, the National Security Council issued a warning to Israelis staying in India and New Delhi in particular.

JFeed Staff | 27.12.23

Explosion in India

Explosion Near Israeli Embassy in India, No Casualties

An explosion was heard near the Israeli embassy in India, and according to estimates it may have been an explosive device. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that there were no casualties in the incident, and the New Delhi police began an investigation.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 26.12.23


After the Attack: India Sent Warships to the Red Sea

The Indian Navy moved three warships to the Red Sea region, this as a response to the attack on the merchant ship near the port in western India last weekend.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 26.12.23

Israel-Gaza War, Shipping

Israel-affiliated Ship Attacked Near India - Probably From Iran

A merchant ship with Israeli ties was attacked by a drone near the western side of India. This strike is believed to have come from Iran - for the first time in the war.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 23.12.23

Houthi Threat

Netanyahu Spoke with the Indian Prime Minister About the Houthi Threat

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The two discussed the importance of securing freedom of navigation in the Red Sea - this in the shadow of the threat of the Houthis and the establishment of the international coalition that will operate in the region.

Uriel Be'eri, JFeed Staff | 19.12.23

Israel-Gaza War, Economy, Foreign Workers

Deal Emerging for 40,000 Foreign Workers From India in Construction and Care

Building off of previous bilateral negotiations for 10,000 Indian workers, the deal has now increased to 40,000, to be brought to Israel within weeks to fill wartime shortages.

Avi Woolf | 15.11.23


Qatar: Death Penalty to 8 Indians on Charges of Spying for Israel

The state that sponsors Hamas, Qatar, surprisingly imposed the death penalty on a group of foreign workers accused of being involved in espionage for the benefit of Israel.

| Yair Amar, JFeed Staff | 26.10.23

Historic Announcement

Netanyahu: Good news that will change the face of Israel

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, referring to the historic announcement of a corridor of railroads, trade and communication routes that will link India with the Middle East and Europe - and will pass through Saudi Arabia, the Emirates, Jordan and Israel

JFeed | 09.09.23

India or Baharat?

Goodbye India, hello Baharat; In India a dramatic change is announced

The Indian ruling party announced its intention to bring to a vote in the country's parliament a proposal for an unprecedented change, changing the country's name from "India" to "Baharat"

Yair Amar, JFeed Staff | 06.09.23

Terror Attack Prevented at Chabad in Mumbai

Explosives and drone: Terror attack foiled at Chabad House in Mumbai

The Indian police arrested two suspects for attempting terrorist activity at the Chabad House in Mumbai, and in their possession, explosives and a drone were seized. As a result, security has been increased around the Chabad House in the city

Yehuda Klein, Srugim News | 31.07.23