Australia to roll out red carpet for PM Narendra Modi in November

After mesmerising the United States of America, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to deliver a historic address to a joint sitting of federal Parliament when he visits Australia for the G20 summit in Brisbane in November.

US hopes Russia tensions resolved before G20 leaders summit

 The United States said Sunday it hoped Russia would address concerns about its actions in Ukraine ahead of the G20 November leaders` summit, or Moscow risked further economic isolation.

Civil N-agreement with Australia is a historic milestone: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday termed the inking of the civil nuclear cooperation agreement with Australia as "a historic milestone in our relationship" and reflection of a "new level of mutual trust and confidence" in bilateral ties.

Looking forward to Modi`s visit to take ties further: Australian MP

In a bid to further deepen ties with India, Australia is looking forward to welcome Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he is expected to attend the G20 Summit in Brisbane.

US spied on 2010 global summit in Toronto: Report

Canadian authorities allowed the National Security Agency to spy in the country during the G8 and G20 summits in Ontario in 2010, CBC News reported, citing documents shared by former NSA contractor Edward Snowden.

Germany too for `strong response` on Syria

Germany became the fifth European Union member to sign a statement adopted at the G20 summit in St Petersburg, calling for "a strong response" to the alleged chemical weapons attack by the Syrian government.

John Kerry seeks EU support on Syria after G20 split

US Secretary of State John Kerry was to meet EU ministers on Saturday to rally support for military strikes against Syria, after a G20 summit failed to resolve bitter international divisions on the issue.

Obama meets Russian gay activists amid crackdown

US President Barack Obama on Friday met Russian gay rights activists after the G20 summit, in a symbol of US support for the community amid a furore over an "anti-gay" Russian law.

Obama rejects G20 pressure to abandon Syria air strike plan

US President Barack Obama resisted pressure on Friday to abandon plans for air strikes against Syria and enlisted the support of 10 fellow leaders for a "strong" response to a chemical weapons attack.

With Syria on mind, Barack Obama arrives in Russia for G20 summit

Hoping to muster international support over Syria strike plan, Barack Obama on Thursday arrived in St. Petersburg of Russia to attend the G20 summit.

China backs Russia over Syria at G20 summit

China warned on Thursday that military intervention in Syria would hurt the world economy.

Obama to meet Russian gay activists on G20 visit

US President Barack Obama will meet with Russian gay rights activists in the course of his visit to Russia.

Snowden `strange guy` set for tough life: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden, who received asylum in Russia, is a "strange guy" who condemned himself to a difficult fate.

Obama heads to Europe to drum up support for Syria strike

Having secured an initial victory at home by winning Senators` backing for his Syria plan, US President Barack Obama on Tuesday headed to Europe in hope of garnering international support for the same.

Syria uncertainty casts long shadow over Russia`s G20

Russia on Thursday hosts the G20 summit hoping to push forward an agenda to stimulate growth but with world leaders distracted by divisions on the prospect of US-led military action in Syria.

British Prime Minister to focus on Syria at G20 in Russia

Syria will dominate the bilateral agenda between Britain and other countries attending the G20 summit in Russia later this week.

G20 summit important for Syrian issue: Turkish Deputy PM

The Syrian issue will be one of the most important items on the agenda of the G20 summit in St. Petersburg, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Besir Atalay said on Tuesday.

China-Japan bilateral meeting unlikely at G20 summit

Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Li Baodong said on Tuesday that it is unlikely for Chinese and Japanese leaders to hold a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the forthcoming G20 summit due to Japan`s provocative words and moves.

Britain snooped on G20 summit delegates in 2009: Report

The latest expose on snooping comes just hours ahead of a G8 summit that is due in North Ireland today.

Toronto police sued for assaulting G20 protesters

The Toronto police have been sued by group of protestors for USD 1.4 million over ‘massive injustice’ allegations.