Ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit to Australia for G-20 meet, his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott called him on Friday morning to discuss agenda.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that his visit to Australia this month would be both "special and historic".
President Barack Obama had mixed results as he lobbied members of the G20 leading world economies to bolster international support for a military response to the Syrian government's alleged use of chemical weapons against civilians. Here is where members of the G20 stand on intervention in Syria.
President Barack Obama's advisors were pressing Congress on Thursday, this time in closed-door meetings, for its authorization of a military strike on Syria, while the president arrived at a G-20 summit to certain questions and skepticism from other world leaders.
Finance Ministry is once again upset with the poor souls at Standard & Poors, for having dared to express a 33 percent possibility of India's rating being downgraded in three years.
For the first time in years, the annual G-20 summit won't be dominated by the Eurozone's debt crisis. Instead troubles in emerging markets may dominate the meeting.