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"India Seeing Revolution In Digital Payment Technology": PM Modi In Dubai

The Burj Khalifa lit up with the Indian flag, along with the ADNOC building in Abu Dhabi and the recently opened Dubai Frame also boasted the Indian flag colours.

Modi also thanked the UAE which provided nearly 30 lakh people from India a home like environment, away from home.

► It is a matter of pride for not only me but also the 125 crore people of India that I have been called as the Chief Guest at the World Government Summit.

Prime Minister Modi thanked the Indian community for attending the event in large numbers and said that he was extremely touched. As per details by Gulf News, the first-ever Hindu temple planned for Abu Dhabi will come up in a 14-acre land by 2020 with seven towers representing the seven emirates in the UAE, officials have disclosed.

Palestinians seek a two-state solution "based on the 1967 borders and worldwide resolution" with Jerusalem as a capital for the Palestinian state, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas announced during a joint press conference with visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday unveiled a model of the Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) temple- the first Hindu temple to be built in Abu Dhabi. Israel has said it will only work with a US-led peace process.

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His predecessor in the role of England manager, Crystal Palace's Roy Hodgson was singled out by Allardyce in a tasteless manner. The Toffees have won just once in nine games, against Leicester last time out at Goodison Park, in all competitions.

Modi made the comments on Sunday at a speech at an invitation-only gala at the Dubai Opera. Earlier in the day, Modi paid tributes at the UAE war memorial Wahat Al Karama near Abu Dhabi.

Al-Quds, al-Ayyam and al-Hayat al-Jadida said that President Abbas received on Saturday in official ceremony Indian Prime Minister Modi at the presidential headquarters in the city of Ramallah, the occupied West Bank, and held official talks. "But technology is sometimes used as tools of destruction, not development", he added.

Temple Committee members had presented the temple literature to Modi and Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan Saturday evening in Abu Dhabi.

Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan Sapar Isakov met with Director General of Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank Khamis Mohamed Buharoon during his participation at the World Government Summit in Dubai (UAE), the press service of the Kyrgyz government said in a message February 11.

The Indian and Palestinian leaders were set to discuss issues including information technology, health and tourism during the brief visit, after which Modi will return to Jordan.

India and Oman have thriving links rooted in centuries old people-to-people exchanges, Modi said.


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