Monday, Oct 03, 2022

G7 nations


India as a foreign policy leader and balancer

August 26, 2022 8:49 am

Rajiv Bhatia writes: India's proximity to the West and its ties with other powers gives it a foreign policy advantage

India joins G7, 4 others to protect free speech, ‘online and offline’

June 28, 2022 7:10 am

The signatories said that democracies enable “open public debate, independent and pluralistic media” and the “free flow of information online and offline”, fostering legitimacy, transparency, responsibility and accountability for citizens and elected representatives alike.

Leaders at G7 mock bare-chested horseback rider Putin

June 27, 2022 7:24 am

The G7 leaders discussed efforts to further isolate Russia over its invasion of Ukraine, which has killed thousands of people and driven millions from their homes.

No pressure from G-7 to stop buying oil from Russia: Foreign Secretary

June 24, 2022 11:19 pm

Kwatra said it is purely determined, governed and motivated by India's energy security considerations, noting that it is one of the key aspects in terms of the country's national economic interests.

Germany to host G7 finance meeting May 18-20, minister tells paper

January 26, 2022 5:26 pm

Finance ministers and central bankers from the G7 nations - the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Britain, Italy and Canada - would join the meeting in Koenigswinter, near Bonn.

Canada's 'tax the rich' plan leaves big debt risk untouched

October 18, 2021 6:23 pm

A far higher debt-to-GDP ratio post-pandemic means Canada has far less wiggle room to respond to the next crisis, be it economic, trade, climate or health-related, analysts say.

PM Narendra Modi to attend virtual outreach sessions of G-7 summit

June 12, 2021 8:07 pm

Last month, PM Modi called off his visit to the UK in the wake of Covid-19 second wave in India. 

WHO head urges G7 boost UN vaccination program

June 08, 2021 9:59 am

WHO Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, recently announced a target of vaccinating at least 10% of the population in every country by the end of September and 30% by year-end. 

Explained: The G-7 group, in which Trump says he wants to include India

June 22, 2020 2:30 pm

Last year, the G-7 summit was held on August 24-26 at Biarritz in southwestern France, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi was invited to attend as a special guest of French President Emmanuel Macron.

Tech firms like Facebook, Twitter to be 'held to account' by G7

April 25, 2018 3:45 pm

The upcoming G7 meet that includes foreign and security ministers will also question tech companies on disinformation campaigns.