Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu accuses Erdogan of helping 'terrorists'

Netanyahu accuses Erdogan of helping 'terrorists'

"I am not used to receiving lectures about morality from a leader who bombs Kurdish villagers in his native Turkey," Netanyahu said.

Dec 12, 2017, 00:06 AM IST

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres to make first visit to Israel, Palestinian territories

Israel`s UN Ambassador Danny Danon said the visit will allow UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to "build a relationship" with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and that he will also hold meetings with the Israeli President and defense minister.


Aug 04, 2017, 09:47 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi set to become first Indian Prime Minister to visit Israel

PM Narendra Modi set to become first Indian Prime Minister to visit Israel

Narendra Modi becomes the first Indian prime minister to visit Israel when he arrives on Tuesday, the result of growing ties that have led to billions of dollars in defence deals.

Jul 03, 2017, 08:58 AM IST
As part of Asia pivot, Netanyahu pushes Israeli hi-tech in China

As part of Asia pivot, Netanyahu pushes Israeli hi-tech in China

More than 100 technology executives have joined Netanyahu on the visit, with meetings planned with Chinese business leaders.

Mar 20, 2017, 18:52 PM IST

EU says new Israeli law risks undermining democracy

The European Union criticised a new Israeli law that increases regulation of many human rights organisations.

Jul 13, 2016, 09:51 AM IST

Israeli attorney-general orders inquiry linked to Netanyahu

Through his lawyer, Netanyahu - now serving his fourth term as prime minister - has denied any wrongdoing.

Jul 11, 2016, 05:41 AM IST

Israel vows to defeat 'knife terror' after new attacks

Frustrated Palestinian youths have defied president Mahmud Abbas as well as an Israeli crackdown by staging violent protests in annexed east Jerusalem and the occupied West Bank, while 18 stabbings have targeted Jews since October 3.

Oct 13, 2015, 01:52 AM IST

Israel sees red over Orange plans to axe ties

French telecoms giant Orange said Thursday it wanted to withdraw its brand from Israel, spurring Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to demand that Paris distance itself from the company`s "miserable" decision.

Jun 05, 2015, 06:30 AM IST

No surrendering to Iran`s nuclear ambitions: Israeli PM

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu urged the P5+1 countries not to surrender to Iran ahead of a deadline for a permanent nuclear deal, media reported on Monday.

Jun 30, 2014, 10:38 AM IST

Israel to release second batch of Palestinian prisoners

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday said Israel would go ahead with the planned release of 26 Palestinian prisoners as a goodwill gesture, despite tension within the right-wing dominated government.

Oct 27, 2013, 20:06 PM IST

Opinion polls in Israel predict easy win for Netanyahu

The right-wing bloc, backed by five members of the centrist Atzmaut party, has 66 seats in the current Knesset.

Oct 11, 2012, 21:29 PM IST

Israeli PM condemns West Bank mosque attack

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday condemned the desecration of a mosque in a village in the occupied West Bank by suspected Jewish settlers.

Dec 13, 2009, 12:36 PM IST

Israeli PM seeks to placate settlers` anger

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met on Thursday with settler leaders but failed to ease anger over his cabinet`s decision to temporarily halt new Jewish construction in the West Bank.

Dec 03, 2009, 20:28 PM IST

Israeli PM draws ire over secret trip

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu drew the wrath of Israel`s most influential newspapers on Thursday over what they described as lies issued by his office about a secret flight to Russia.

Sep 10, 2009, 15:57 PM IST

Israel PM to OK 100s of new settlements: Minister

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will soon authorise hundreds of new homes to be built in the occupied West Bank despite US calls for a settlement freeze, a senior minister said on Sunday.

Sep 06, 2009, 12:57 PM IST

Israel PM calls for `crippling sanctions` against Iran

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Thursday for "crippling sanctions" against Iran to stop its disputed nuclear work, on a solemn visit to Berlin marked by Holocaust remembrance.

Aug 27, 2009, 22:38 PM IST

Limitations on Jerusalem`s sovereignty unacceptable: Israel

Ahead of his high level meetings
with US and EU leaders to revive the vexed Middle East peace
process, Israeli premier Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday vowed "not
to accept any limitations" on sovereignty over Jerusalem.

Aug 24, 2009, 22:53 PM IST