Benjamin Netanyahu

Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel firm on Jerusalem as global concern mounts

Tensions over Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood in East Jerusalem have stoked daily confrontations.

May 09, 2021, 17:29 PM IST

Dozens crushed to death in stampede at Israeli religious bonfire festival

The crush occurred as tens of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews thronged to the Galilee tomb of 2nd-century sage Rabbi Shimon Bar Yochai for annual Lag B`Omer commemorations.

Apr 30, 2021, 08:52 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi joins world leaders who took COVID vaccine shot to boost people's confidence

PM Modi today joined world leaders as he took the COVID vaccine shot at AIMS, Delhi. US President Joe Biden was vaccinated when he was President-elect. Similarly, Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, Indonesia's Joko Widodo also received the COVID vaccine shot in the full public view. 

Mar 01, 2021, 12:01 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi assures Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu on safety of Israeli diplomats after embassy blast

Condemning the "terror attack" near the Israeli embassy, PM Modi assured Prime Minister Netanyahu that India accords the highest importance to the safety and security of Israeli diplomats and premises. "All resources will be deployed to find and punish the perpetrators", the Indian readout said.

Feb 01, 2021, 20:19 PM IST

Joe Biden and Kamala Harris make history, world leaders extend wishes

Joe Biden took oath as the 46th Present of the United States of America on Wednesday (January 20) along with Kamala Harris, who was sworn in as 49th Vice President of the United States of America. The historic event took place on the west front of the US Capitol building. The leaders from all over the world congratulated the newly elected President and Vice President on Twitter, let's take a look at it:

Jan 21, 2021, 00:15 AM IST

In bumbling speech, Israeli PM Netanyahu says women are 'animals with rights' while calling for end to gender violence

Netanyahu, normally a consummate orator, was speaking at a conference at the Knesset on stopping violence against women. Trouble began after the Prime Minister said, “Women don’t belong to you, women are not an animal you can hit.”

Nov 26, 2020, 00:22 AM IST

Will Modi-Netanyahu's friendship affect Pakistan?

On the one hand, the people of Pakistan are troubled by inflation and corruption, on the other hand, opposition parties have also mobilized against Imran Khan. See this report

Oct 24, 2020, 14:14 PM IST

Badi Bahas: India's action on PoK tension in Islamabad?

This segment of Zee News brings to you discussion on concurrent issues. Today's question for debate is- India's action on PoK tension in Islamabad? Watch this debate to know more.

Oct 24, 2020, 11:36 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi speaks to Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu, emphasises on continued cooperation in fight against COVID-19

They also agreed to hold a digital conference on innovation in the field of solar energy.

Oct 05, 2020, 23:34 PM IST

US Secretary Mike Pompeo meets Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, discusses ways to address Iranian malign influence

Secretary Pompeo reiterated that America’s commitment to Israel’s security is unwavering.


Aug 24, 2020, 21:39 PM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanks Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu for Independence Day wishes

PM Modi said that India is proud of its increasingly robust ties with Israel.

Aug 15, 2020, 16:15 PM IST

India ready to jointly fight coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic: PM Narendra Modi’s response to Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s tweets

Israeli PM and Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro had thanked PM Modi for allowing the export of raw materials to their country to produce hydroxychloroquine.

Apr 10, 2020, 11:46 AM IST

Israel's president to ask Benjamin Netanyahu's rival Benny Gantz to form government

It was a blow to Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is fighting for his political life amid unprecedented political deadlock and a criminal indictment for corruption, which he denies.

Mar 16, 2020, 10:26 AM IST

Deadlock over government formation in Israel continues

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is scheduled to appear in court in less than two weeks as a defendant on charges of bribery, fraud and breach of trust.

Mar 08, 2020, 10:34 AM IST

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu advises Israelis to avoid handshake and adopt Indian 'Namaste' to greet amid coronavirus fear

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday (March 4) advised the people of his country to adopt 'Namaste' and avoid shaking hands as one of the measures to curb the spread of the deadly virus.

Mar 04, 2020, 22:58 PM IST

Benjamin Netanyahu leads in Israeli election, but still lacks majority

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu claimed victory in Monday`s vote over his main challenger, former armed forces chief Benny Gantz of the centrist Blue and White party, after exit polls projected the conservative leader`s Likud party had come out on top.

Mar 03, 2020, 23:20 PM IST

Proposed Palestinian capital will be in Abu Dis: Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu

After US President Donald Trump presented his peace plan, Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu told reporters the United States recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s undivided capital, “by which I mean, within its fences," an apparent reference to municipal boundaries.

Jan 29, 2020, 23:00 PM IST

Israel PM Benjamin Netanyahu wins Likud party's leadership race

Israel`s Channel 12 TV news reported that initial results showed Netanyahu won a landslide victory with about 70 per cent of the votes while his rival, Gideon Saar, won about 30 per cent.

Dec 27, 2019, 08:10 AM IST

Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu faces party leadership challenge ahead of March election

Netanyahu, head of Likud for the past 14 years, is widely expected to retain the right-wing party`s leadership. However, the challenge has added to pressures that have mounted this year on the four-term premier, who is under indictment and fighting for political survival.

Dec 27, 2019, 00:04 AM IST

Gaza rocket sends Israel PM Netanyahu to shelter during campaign rally

The Israeli military confirmed the launch against Ashkelon, which is 12 km (7.5 miles) from the coastal Palestinian enclave, and said the rocket was shot down by an Iron Dome air defence interceptor.

Dec 26, 2019, 08:08 AM IST