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Report finds G20 countries and richest economies will be hit by climate impacts

October 28, 2021 3:08 am

In India, the report finds, declines in rice and wheat production could spark economic losses of up to 81 billion Euros and a loss of 15% of farmers’ incomes by 2050.

U.N. aid chief to G20 on coronavirus: 'Step up now or pay price later'

July 17, 2020 2:58 pm

The coronavirus has infected at least 13.6 million people and there have been more than 5,84,000 known deaths worldwide, according to a Reuters tally.

G20 pledges more than $21 billion to fight coronavirus

June 06, 2020 1:54 pm

The pledges will be directed towards diagnostics, vaccines, therapeutics, and research and development.

Put human lives above economic targets, PM tells G20 leaders amid coronavirus fear

March 26, 2020 10:55 pm

World Bank President David Malpass expressed concern about the destitute in densely populated countries such as India during the coronavirus pandemic, and said the crisis would hit poor nations that have high levels of indebtedness the hardest.

Pope urges G20 leaders not to forget the poor

November 12, 2014 2:52 pm

The G20 leaders are expected to sign off on a pledge to boost the level of their combined economic output by at least 2%

Tax avoidance, global growth to top this week’s G20 agenda

September 16, 2014 1:06 am

India is also expected to take up issues of black money stashed abroad as well as the issue of finding a permanent solution on food subsidies in the WTO.

G20 to talk timelines on tax reporting at September meet

August 23, 2014 1:37 am

Major financial centres including Switzerland may also be expected to implement the standards quickly.

An issue in search of political leadership

November 26, 2013 3:27 am

There is one more shot,in Peru next year,at a successor agreement to Kyoto before the 2015 Paris conference.

Growth on G20 agenda,but after curing euro zone travails

June 21, 2012 12:54 am

A Los Cabos Growth and Jobs Action Plan was also unveiled

Ease visa rules: Sahai

October 25, 2011 4:30 am

Stating that tough visa regimes are one of the biggest obstacles to the growth of the tourism industry,Tourism Minister Subodh Kant Sahai has urged nations to make their visa regulations more tourist-friendly.