BJP alleges that the 4,800 acres was allotted for the Barmer refinery project without a lease deed and environmental clearance and no activity took place on the ground in 2013.
Delhi and Tel Aviv must now focus on the economic dimension of India’s engagement with Israel
Rajasthan also goes to Assembly election later this year Modi said that it was Shekhawat who had envisioned a modern Rajasthan and an oil refinery in the state.
The BJP had demanded an apology from the Congress president Rahul Gandhi for the posters in his Lok Sabha constituency Amethi which it claimed “denigrated” Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
The former Union minister said people of the country and state understand the tricks, and therefore such events would not affect them. Pilot exuded confidence of winning all three poll-bound constituencies.
In a scathing attack on the Congress, PM Modi said the party has “hoodwinked” people by just laying foundation stones for projects and has done nothing for the poor.
Post 1948, India-Israel relations have been affected not just by the Jews who made India their home, but also those who went to Israel with India in their hearts.
Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Agra LIVE UPDATES: On day three of his visit, Netanyahu visited the Taj Mahal in Agra and inaugurated the Raisina Dialogue along with PM Modi.
As Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu visits India, just months after PM Modi’s July 2017 visit to Israel, ties have never seemed warmer. But clear pragmatic factors are balancing the passion.
Netanyahu in India: Apart from noting that the next meeting of the Joint Working Groups on Homeland and Public Security will be held in February 2018, the two countries reiterated the importance of building comprehensive cooperation in counter-terrorism.
The 10.5-hectare centre of excellence has been set under the joint initiative Indo-Israel Agricultural Project (IIAP).
On the second day of his six-day visit, Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu and PM Narendra Modi held delegation-level talks and issued a joint statement. Later, Netanyahu is scheduled to meet President Ram Nath Kovind.
India, Israel sign nine pacts to boost cooperation in key areas, including cybersecurity and energy as Netanyahu praises India’s tolerance and democracy
The minute-long video showed Modi embracing various world leaders in India and abroad with a comment “With Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu visiting India, we look forward to more hugs from PM Modi #Hugplomacy.”
Israeli PM Netanyahu’s visit marks 25 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries and takes place about six months after PM Modi’s trip to Israel, the first by an Indian Prime Minister to the Jewish state.