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Trump defends Ivanka's seat at G20, draws rebuke from Chelsea Clinton

Chelsea Clinton responded on Twitter: "Good morning Mr. President. It would never have occurred to my mother or my father to ask me. Were you giving our country away? Hoping not." 

Jul 11, 2017, 00:27 AM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns home after concluding two-nation tour

Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns home after concluding two-nation tour

After concluding his two-nation tour, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday reached the national capital. Modi started his tour on July 4 from Israel, where he signed seven agreements. He also met the business community, where the CEOs of Indian and Israeli businesses signed MoUs worth over USD 5 billion on the sidelines of the visit.

Jul 09, 2017, 08:21 AM IST
G20 rejects protectionism, wants to act against money laundering, corruption

G20 rejects protectionism, wants to act against money laundering, corruption

On sharing the benefits of globalisation, the Summit felt current growth prospects are encouraging though the pace of growth is still weaker than desirable. 
 

Jul 08, 2017, 23:38 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi leaves for home as G20 Summit concludes

PM Narendra Modi leaves for home as G20 Summit concludes

"Goodbye Hamburg! PM emplanes for Delhi after a successful visit to Israel and G20 Summit," External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay tweeted.
 

Jul 08, 2017, 22:34 PM IST
G20 adopts $1bn women entrepreneur plan for developing nations

G20 adopts $1bn women entrepreneur plan for developing nations

G20 leaders on Saturday adopted a World Bank funding plan of up to USD 1 billion for women entrepreneurs in developing nations, an initiative championed by US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka.

Jul 08, 2017, 22:24 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi asks G20 nations to encourage manpower mobility

PM Narendra Modi asks G20 nations to encourage manpower mobility

At the end of the session, he also asked the G20 nations to create a strong partnership for skilling, including exchange of best practices. 

Jul 08, 2017, 22:20 PM IST

Donald Trump wins key climate, trade concessions at stormy G20

Carried on a wave of public fury over deindustrialisation in vast areas of the United States, Trump had promised to "Buy American" and "Hire American".
 

Jul 08, 2017, 20:44 PM IST
G20: PM highlights India's development partnership with Africa

G20: PM highlights India's development partnership with Africa

Highlighting India's multi-layered development partnership with Africa, Modi also said the country has been helping Africa build capacity as well as improve infrastructure.

Jul 08, 2017, 20:35 PM IST
Ivanka breaks protocol, replaces Donald Trump at G-20 heads meet

Ivanka breaks protocol, replaces Donald Trump at G-20 heads meet

A White House official told AFP that Ivanka had been at the back of the room but "briefly joined the main table when the president had to step out."
 

Jul 08, 2017, 20:30 PM IST
Donald Trump walks up to Modi for 'impromptu' chat at G20 Summit

Donald Trump walks up to Modi for 'impromptu' chat at G20 Summit

"In an impromptu interaction at the G20 Summit, POTUS (President of the US) waves to the PM, walks to him, other leaders gather around. Gr8 moments," Panagariya tweeted.
 

Jul 08, 2017, 18:42 PM IST
G20 nations pledge to destroy terrorist 'safe havens', seek curbs on radicalisation via internet, social media

G20 nations pledge to destroy terrorist 'safe havens', seek curbs on radicalisation via internet, social media

On the first day of their Summit here, the leaders also asked private sector communication service providers to do the needful for removing hate content from the web.

Jul 07, 2017, 23:22 PM IST
Donald Trump, with Vladimir Putin, predicts 'positive things' for US, Russia

Donald Trump, with Vladimir Putin, predicts 'positive things' for US, Russia

Trump's predecessor, President Barack Obama, had notoriously strained ties to Putin, and Trump has expressed an interest in a better US-Russia relationship.
 

Jul 07, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi at G2O Summit: In Pics

PM Narendra Modi at G2O Summit: In Pics

 PM Narendra Modi on Friday reached at Hamburg in Germany to attend the summit at the 19th session of G20 nations. Founded in 1999, the group makes up 85 per cent of the world’s GDP and two-thirds of its population.

Jul 07, 2017, 20:03 PM IST

News 100: PM Modi arrives in Germany for G20 Summit

This segment offers 100 top news from across the country and world. PM Modi lands in Germany's Hamburg, no bilateral talks between PM Modi and Xi Jinping in G-20 summit and other news are featured in the segment.

Jul 07, 2017, 12:09 PM IST

Thousands rally in Hamburg over looming G20 summit

The Group of 20 (G20) comprises leaders of the world`s major industrialised and emerging economies.

Jul 02, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

Consensus in G20 that protectionism 'damaging' for global economy

The Group of 20 major economies have reached a "broad consensus" that a continued rise in protectionism would be damaging to the global economy.

Apr 22, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Turkey, Russia, US military chiefs hold talks in Turkey

Turkish, Russian and US military chiefs held talks today in the southern Turkish city of Antalya to discuss regional issues including Iraq and Syria, the Turkish army said.

Mar 07, 2017, 14:46 PM IST

India to support implementation of past commitments at G20

Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Sunday said India was for the early implementation of past commitments made at the G20 agriculture ministers` meetings.

Jan 22, 2017, 21:09 PM IST
Trade-restrictive measures by G20 economies remains high: WTO

Trade-restrictive measures by G20 economies remains high: WTO

WTO Thursday expressed concern over increase in the number of trade-restrictive measures by G20 economies amid a continuing global economic uncertainty.

Nov 10, 2016, 20:32 PM IST
'Wacky and uninformed' Donald Trump not qualified to be US president, says Barack Obama

'Wacky and uninformed' Donald Trump not qualified to be US president, says Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama on Thursday called Donald Trump "wacky" and "uninformed" after the Republican candidate said Russia's President Putin was a better leader.

Sep 08, 2016, 20:42 PM IST