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G20's big outcomes: India to host summit in 2022; Trump-Xi call truce on trade

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping also came to a truce on the ongoing trade wars.

Dec 02, 2018, 21:50 PM IST

PM Modi presents 9-point agenda against fugitive economic offenders at G20 Summit

PM Modi highlighted the importance of international cooperation in legal processes.

Dec 01, 2018, 09:15 AM IST

BRICS slam protectionism as China-US spat overshadows G20 talks

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Chinese President Xi Jinping and the leaders of major developing economies condemned protectionism at a G20 summit in Argentina on Friday overshadowed by U.S. President Donald Trump`s threat to escalate tariffs on China.

Dec 01, 2018, 06:54 AM IST

After calling for BRICS unity, PM Narendra Modi meets Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin

Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in an informal meeting of BRICS leaders on the sidelines of G20 summit in Argentina.

Nov 30, 2018, 21:54 PM IST

G20: PM Modi meets Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, discusses 'economic and energy ties'

The two sides also held discussions on enhancing investment in technology, renewable energy and food security.

Nov 30, 2018, 06:22 AM IST

Donald Trump pulls out of Vladimir Putin meeting due to Ukraine crisis

Differences over Ukraine, as well as Moscow's role in the civil war in Syria, have been an irritant in US-Russian relations for years.

Nov 29, 2018, 23:47 PM IST

Guard against trade protectionism: IMF chief Christine Lagarde to policymakers

IMF chief warning comes as finance ministers and central bank governors from the G20 prepare to meet in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Mar 16, 2018, 08:40 AM IST

WEF 2018: Huge appetite for further global investments in India, says Piyush Goyal

There is a huge appetite for the continuous surge in foreign investments in India with no comparable opportunity available worldwide, Union minister Piyush Goyal said today, even as he saw India's role at international platforms growing into a leader being looked into for solving problems of a 'fractured world'.

Jan 23, 2018, 13:48 PM IST

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

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

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

"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 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

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

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

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

"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

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

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