New Delhi, Jan 16: Today on January 16, 2018, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu inaugurate Raisina Dialogue 2018, themed on ‘Managing Disruptive Transitions: Ideas, Institutions and Idioms’, in presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The inaugural session will also be attended by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and ORF Chairman Sunjoy Joshi. Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra today. is running live news updates on all the live breaking from around the world, stay with us to catch instant updates and news.Also Read - Senior Advocate R Vekantaramani Appointed As Next Attorney General For India, Here's All You Need To Know About Him - Watch

“The Raisina Dialogue was born two years ago, in 2016, in the belief that the Asian century that the world was talking about was not about any exclusive geographical region. It was rather about the engagement of global actors with Asia and of Asia with the world,” ORF Chairman Sunjoy Joshi said to ANI. Also Read - Lt General Anil Chauhan Appointed As The New Chief Of Defence Staff, Who Is He And What Role Will He Play? Watch Video

“So this dialogue took birth as a platform, where the old and the new could work together, to discover their connections, their inter-dependence. It has today become a crucible for conversations and ideas that while located in India can be owned by the world,” he added. Also Read - Indian Currency Sees Tremendous Decline Against US Dollar, US Treasury's Yield Records Over 4% For First Time Since 2010 - Watch

In other news, an FIR has been lodged against Congress leader Rama Shankar Shukla by BJP leader Surya Prakash Tiwari for posters showing Rahul Gandhi as Lord Rama and PM Modi as Ravana in Amethi. Apart from that, we would also be following Moshe Holtzberg (Baby Moshe), who lost his parents in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks. Baby Moshe is arriving in Mumbai today.

The Chief Justice of India (CJI) Dipak Misra, according to the reports, constituted a 5-judge constitution bench under him to hear several major cases; the bench doesn’t include the four judges who had held a press conference. Stay with us to catch live breaking news here.

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