With Iran firing several missiles targeting US troops in Iraq bases, the tension in the Gulf is at an escalation point

Live: Netanyahu warns of resounding blow if Iran attacks Israel

US President Donald Trump on Friday drew India into the geo-political fracas by claiming that Qassim Suleimani was contributing to terrorist plots as far away as New Delhi and London

Trump draws India into Iranian general Suleimani’s assassination fracas

Following Washington's frayed ties with Iran -- which was a US ally before 1979 Islamic Revolution - India has had to re-adjust its own relations with Tehran even as it seeks to maintain strategic ties with US and Israel, whose strong partnership is in part responsible putting Iran in the doghouse

How killing of Iranian general would complicate India’s ties with Tehran

Soleimani's killing marks a dramatic escalation in the regional "shadow war" between Iran and the United States and its allies, principally Israel and Saudi Arabia, which could quickly ratchet up tit-for-tat attacks

Iran vows ‘harsh revenge’ after US airstrike kills Iranian Gen Soleimani

Qassem Soleimani was responsible for clandestine overseas operations and was often seen on battlefields guiding Iraqi Shi'ite groups in the war against Islamic State

Gen Soleimani was Iran’s celebrity soldier, spearhead in Middle East

An airstrike killed Gen

Iran’s powerful general killed in US airstrike

In a moving message, PM Modi has congratulated the Israeli boy who survived the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, in which his parents lost their lives, by describing his story as a "miracle" which continues to "inspire" everyone

PM’s moving message to Israel survivor of 26/11

The Union home ministry on Tuesday declined a direct reply to DMK MP and former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran’s query in Rajya Sabha whether the government had used Israeli spy software to tap WhatsApp calls and messages, but placed it on record that the government’s power to intercept phones and computer resources could only be exercised as per provisions of law, rules and standard operating procedures

Govt can intercept phones as per law: Minister

WhatsApp had informed the Indian government in September that 121 Indian users were targeted by the Israeli spyware Pegasus, but IT ministry has contended that the information was inadequate and incomplete, according to sources

WhatsApp says alerted govt in Sept too; IT min says info wasn’t enough

Amid the allegations of an Israeli software being used to spy, WhatsApp on Friday said it has taken "strong action" in the incident & supports the Indian government's stand on the need to safeguard the privacy of all citizens

Agree with Indian govt on need to protect citizens’ privacy: WhatsApp