Netanyahu in Mumbai LIVE UPDATES: From a power breakfast with India’s topmost CEOs to visiting the Taj Hotel and Nariman House, track all updates on Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s Mumbai visit here.
Minority status in India, Israel visa challenges likely to be discussed
Israeli National Security Advisor Meir Ben-Shabbat was quoted saying that talks with India on the Spike missile deal were moving in a positive direction, and more details would be disclosed later.
It was a vegetarian lunch that UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath hosted for the Israeli Prime Minister
“I want young Indians to know that Israel wants to form partnerships with you — in technology, water, agriculture, cyber, drones, life sciences, health and in every field. We are your partners,” said Netanyahu, after inaugurating the icreate campus
Narendra Modi said the “bond between India and Israel will chart a new course for mankind in the 21st century”
PM Modi told Netanyahu people of India will be thankful to him for the gift.
The centre aims to provide technology and assistance to “the innovative and imaginative minds in their entrepreneurial journey.”
“The ‘i’ of iCreate has been kept in small letters for a reason. The biggest hurdle towards creativity is ‘I’ becoming big,” Modi said, asking the youth to dream big and continue to make efforts to pursue them.
Benjamin Netanyahu will then proceed to the nearby Nariman House, where he will meet 11-year-old Moshe Holtzberg.
President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Israeli ambassador to India Daniel Carmon have welcomed the magazine and sent congratulatory messages, Ralphy Jhirad said.
US President Donald Trump upended decades of American foreign policy, infuriating many when he announced late last year the United States recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and would move its embassy there.
“We were told Netanyahu would come in an open jeep. We are a tiny community and it would have meant a lot had they halted for just two minutes.”
While the personal chemistry between Netanyahu and Modi has helped elevate bilateral ties to new heights, the real agents driving the diversification and consolidation of the India-Israel partnership have been the regional governments.
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