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Air India to fly over Saudi Arabia for Israel: Netanyahu

Washington: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has said that Saudi Arabia has given Air India approval to use its airspace for flights between Israel and India. Netanyahu made the announcement during a briefing in Washington on…

Israeli company to export gas worth $15 bn to Egypt

Tel Aviv: Israel-based Delek and Texas-based Noble Energy signed on Monday a $15 billion deal to export natural gas to Egypt, the officials said. The gas will be drilled from Israel's offshore natural gas fields, Tamar and Leviathan,…

Netanyahu’s ‘chai pe charcha’ with India Inc.

Mumbai: Visiting Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hosted a power-breakfast and held discussions with a select group of top Indian CEOs, industrialists and bankers here on Thursday morning. Among the CEOs present were Ashok…

India, Israel ink 9 pacts; PMs hold talk to boost ties

New Delhi: India and Israel on Monday inked nine pacts to boost cooperation in key areas, including cyber security, after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu held extensive talks to strengthen ties in…

Delhi’s Teen Murti Marg renamed after Israeli city

New Delhi: The iconic war memorial at a roundabout near Teen Murti Bhavan in Delhi was on Sunday renamed Teen Murti-Haifa Chowk to pay homage to the Indian soldiers who fell in the battle of Haifa -- now in Israel -- during World War I.…

AU questions US decision on Jerusalem

Addis Ababa: The African Union Commission questioned the United State's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel. US President Donald Trump administration announced on Wednesday that it recognizes Jerusalem…

Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Washington: President Donald Trump will recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and start the process of moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city, a move against the long-held American principles which many Arab leaders warned…

Israel to join US in quitting Unesco

Jerusalem: Israel has said it will join the US in pulling out of the UN's cultural organisation Unesco, after US officials cited "anti-Israel bias". Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised the US decision as "brave and moral", a…

Trump warns Iran’s new missile can reach Israel

Washington: US President Donald Trump has warned the new missile successfully tested by Iran on Friday may be able to reach Israel. "Iran just test-fired a Ballistic Missile capable of reaching Israel. They are also working with North…