September 06, 2019 5:54 pm
The Summits have roundtable conferences, panel sessions, business breakfasts, besides business dialogues and bilateral talks and agreements.
June 29, 2019 3:38 am
They separately also met Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa for the BRICS meeting. In both these meetings, Modi pitched his idea for a global conference on terrorism, which he had proposed in Maldives earlier this month.
May 04, 2019 12:05 am
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told reporters Trump and Putin talked about the possibility of a new multilateral nuclear accord between the United States, Russia and China, or an extension of the current US-Russia strategic nuclear treaty.
January 10, 2019 12:15 am
India signed an agreement with Russia last October to procure a batch of missile systems at a cost of Rs 40,000 crore.
September 14, 2018 2:24 pm
The Soviet Union took the four southernmost Kuril Islands, which Japan calls the Northern Territories, in the closing days of World War II. The island dispute has prevented the two sides from concluding a postwar peace treaty formally ending the hostilities.
July 23, 2018 7:20 am
Under pressure from Congress, which last year passed a tough sanctions law targeting Russia, the US Treasury in April imposed sanctions on Russian officials and oligarchs for election meddling and "malign" activities.
July 20, 2018 1:10 am
The offer Putin described was to permit American law enforcement officials to observe questioning by Russian officials of the indicted Russians in exchange for letting Russian investigators question Americans on other matters.
July 16, 2018 1:45 pm
A European Union report last month said Beijing imposed more new import and investment barriers in 2017 than any other government. The 28-nation EU is China's second-biggest trading partner after the United States.
July 15, 2018 11:23 am
Trump is ever the showman and insistent on establishing closer ties to Moscow. So he overruled his advisers and demanded the rituals and pageantry of a formal summit.
July 14, 2018 2:19 pm
The annual gathering has typically been a low-key affair highlighting such things as voter registration and balloting devices. This year's meetings are generating far greater interest.
April 25, 2019 1:33 pm
Kim Jong Un became the first North Korean leader to travel to Russia since his late father, Kim Jong Il, visited in 2011.