G7 summit

UK invites ASEAN to G-7 Summit, signifies 'growing Indo-Pacific tilt'

Britain will be hosting this year`s G-7 meet and has for the first time invited the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), signifying a "growing Indo-Pacific tilt."

Nov 22, 2021, 19:14 PM IST

Afghanistan crisis: US President Joe Biden, British PM Boris Johnson to hold virtual G7 meeting next week

Joe Biden and Boris Johnson spoke over phone regarding the developments in Afghanistan, the White House said on Tuesday, adding that the two leaders commended the bravery and professionalism of their military and civilian personnel, who are working together in Kabul on the evacuation of their citizens and Afghan nationals who assisted in the war effort.

Aug 18, 2021, 11:30 AM IST

NATO treaty 'rock solid, unshakable', says US President Joe Biden to show unity ahead of meeting with Vladimir Putin

"The NATO treaty is rock solid and unshakable. It`s a sacred commitment," Biden told reporters after meeting with allies at the headquarters of the 30-member military alliance that has long been focused on the threat posed by Russia.

Jun 15, 2021, 09:06 AM IST

COVID-19 origins: G7 leaders call for 'timely and transparent' probe

The G7 leaders on Sunday called for a "timely, transparent, expert-led, and science-based WHO-convened" investigation into the origins of COVID-19, including, as recommended by the experts` report, in China.

Jun 14, 2021, 07:59 AM IST

At G7 summit, India says will study US plan to counter China's Belt and Road Initiative

India said that it will study US President Joe Biden`s global infrastructure initiative proposal 'Build Back Better' which was announced at the G7 summit as an alternative to China`s BRI.

Jun 13, 2021, 23:34 PM IST

Did the G7 group of countries stand against China?

Leaders of the Group of Seven Richest Democracies called for a second transparent science-based study into the origins of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and protested China's lack of respect for human rights in the Xinjiang region.

Jun 13, 2021, 22:32 PM IST

At G7 summit, PM Modi underlines India's commitment to democracy, freedom of thought and liberty

The prime minister also spoke on the issue of climate change, asserting that India is on track to meet its Paris commitments.

Jun 13, 2021, 20:07 PM IST

Small groups don't rule the world: China reminds G7 nations

China on Sunday pointedly cautioned Group of Seven leaders that the days when "small" groups of countries decided the fate of the world was long gone, hitting back at the richest democracies as they sought to act in concert to counter Beijing`s might.

Jun 13, 2021, 16:41 PM IST

G7 outreach summit: PM Narendra Modi gives one earth, one health mantra, seeks support on vaccine patent waiver

PM Modi joined the summit virtually with each leader having a screen through which the PM was connected digitally.

Jun 13, 2021, 00:06 AM IST

G7 Summit 2021: Prime Minister Modi gives the mantra of 'One Earth One Health' in G7 Summit

With the Covid pandemic continuing to impact large parts of the world, Prime minister Narendra Modi at the G7 outreach summit gave the mantra of "One Earth, One Health". India, along with South Africa, South Korea & Australia have been invited by the UK for the G7 Outreach summit taking place in Cornwall. PM Modi joined the summit virtually with each leader having a screen with which PM joined.

Jun 12, 2021, 22:56 PM IST

G7 outreach summit: PM Narendra Modi gives mantra of 'one earth, one health'

As COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact thousands of people across the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi at G7 outreach summit gave the mantra of "One Earth, One Health".

Jun 12, 2021, 22:36 PM IST

G7 to counter China's clout with big infrastructure project: US official

The Group of Seven will seek to rival China’s multi-trillion-dollar Belt and Road initiative on Saturday by announcing a global infrastructure plan to help developing nations, a senior official in U.S. President Joe Biden`s administration said.

Jun 12, 2021, 20:27 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's participation at G7 meet will be seamless, UK told India

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi all set to participate at the G7 outreach summit over the weekend virtually, UK had told India that his presence at the meet will be "seamless". 

Jun 11, 2021, 22:50 PM IST

UK Police arrest 20-year-old for bomb hoax near G7 summit site

A 20-year old man was arrested under the suspicions of a bomb hoax that was found on the grounds outside the Falmouth hotel in Cornwall that is hosting the international media centre for the G7 summit.

Jun 10, 2021, 17:25 PM IST

US President Joe Biden to hold first in-person meeting with Boris Johnson ahead of G7 Summit

The US President Joe Biden is going to meet British PM Boris Johnson ahead of the G7 summit. It will be the first in-person meeting of the two leaders and they are expected to agree to a new Atlantic Charter.

Jun 10, 2021, 11:07 AM IST

G7 nations reach historic deal to tax world`s biggest multinational companies

After years of discussion, G7 finance ministers have reached a historic agreement to reform the global tax system to make it fit for the global digital age.

Jun 05, 2021, 17:42 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi expected to join G7 summit virtually: UK

Modi was invited by Prime Minister Boris Johnson as India is one of three guest nations to the June 11-13 summit, alongside Australia and South Korea.

May 13, 2021, 22:28 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to not visit UK for G7 summit due to COVID situation, says MEA

Modi was slated to attend the summit which will be held in Cornwall on the invitation of the UK’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson.

May 11, 2021, 20:22 PM IST

MEA S Jaishankar to address G7 summit virtually after Indian delegates in UK test COVID positive

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will address his G7 meeting virtually as a 'measure of abundant caution' after some members of the India delegation accompanying him to the UK tested COVID-19 positive.

May 05, 2021, 15:54 PM IST