Naftali Bennett

Israel holds first Cabinet meeting after caretaker PM Lapid takes over

Israel's caretaker Prime Minister Yair Lapid took over last week as part of an agreement forged last year that created the coalition government.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Israel's outgoing PM thanks Modi for commending him for being India's 'true friend'

Israel's Parliament voted Thursday to dissolve itself and send the country to the polls in November for the fifth time in less than four years.

published on : 1st July 2022

Israeli government headed by PM Naftali Bennett fast-tracks bill to dissolve parliament

A parliamentary committee approved to dissolve parliament on Wednesday, with a final vote expected early next week raising the possibility of a comeback by former PM Benjamin Netanyahu.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Israeli PM Naftali Bennett in snap UAE visit amid standoff with Iran

Israel considers Iran to be its greatest enemy and it strongly opposed the 2015 deal between Iran and world powers, which eased economic sanctions in exchange for curbs on Iran’s nuclear activities.

published on : 9th June 2022

Israel raises Iran concerns with visiting UN nuclear chief

Israel was a staunch opponent of the 2015 nuclear deal and welcomed the Trump administration’s unilateral withdrawal from the agreement, which caused it to collapse.

published on : 3rd June 2022

Three Israelis killed in stabbing attack near Tel Aviv

“We will get our hands on the terrorists and their supportive environment, and they will pay the price,” Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said.

published on : 6th May 2022

Hope to deepen our relationship further: Modi on India-Israel diplomatic ties

India is also looking at furthering its ties with Israel, UAE and US in a new grouping.

published on : 6th May 2022

Israel PM’s family receives death threat and bullet in mail

Tensions have been heightened with the Palestinians recently following a series of deadly Palestinian attacks in Israeli cities and Israeli military raids in the occupied West Bank.

published on : 28th April 2022

Israel halts for Holocaust day, honors six million Jews killed

Israel was founded in 1948 as a sanctuary for Jews in the wake of the Holocaust.

published on : 28th April 2022

Israel hops from isolation to high octane diplomacy

While the US still remains its major benefactor, the spate of diplomatic engagements indicates Israel’s willingness to expand its circle of friends through converging interests

published on : 11th April 2022

Israeli PM Naftali Bennett likely to visit India after Knesset session gets over in June

PM Bennett’s scheduled visit to India in April was called off at the last minute as he tested positive for Covid

published on : 5th April 2022

PM Narendra Modi, Naftali Bennett discuss global events, India-Israel cooperation

PM Narendra Modi tweeted that he looked forward to welcoming Naftali Bennett to India for his first visit to the country.

published on : 4th April 2022

Israeli PM Bennett postpones India visit after contracting COVID-19

Bennett, 50, was scheduled to visit India from April 3 to 5 to mark the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

published on : 29th March 2022

Israel PM Naftali Bennett tests positive for COVID-19; India visit doubtful

Bennett, 50, was scheduled to visit India from April 3 to 5 and is not yet known if the visit will be called off.

published on : 28th March 2022

Trilateral with Israel & UAE could boost trade to $110 billion by 2030

The trilateral of India, Israel and the UAE is likely to get a boost with the upcoming visit of Israel PM Naftali Bennett to India on April 3. 

published on : 28th March 2022

PM Bennett dubs summit of Israel-Arab foreign ministers as 'historic'

The Arab world understands more and more that Israel has always been on the side of peace and cooperation, Benett emphasised.

published on : 27th March 2022

Israeli PM's India visit on April 3-5 to strengthen bilateral cooperation in diverse areas: MEA

Officially announcing Bennett's visit to India, the MEA said the Israeli PM will undertake the three-day visit at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Israeli PM to visit India from April 2 to mark 30 years of diplomatic relations between two countries

The visit also aims to expand the cooperation between the two countries in the areas of innovation and technology, security and cyber, and agriculture and climate change.

published on : 20th March 2022