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Coronavirus, politics drive president Xi Jinping's absence from global talks
World

Coronavirus, politics drive president Xi Jinping's absence from global talks

The US and others have urged China to make bigger commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but Xi has strongly implied those will only come in exchange for political concessions

COP26 Summit: World is strapped to a 'doomsday device', warns UK's Boris Johnson
World

COP26 Summit: World is strapped to a 'doomsday device', warns UK's Boris Johnson

Johnson told the summit that humanity had run down the clock when it comes to climate change, and the time for action is now

Joe Biden says disappointed Russia and China 'didn't show up' as G20 agrees to key 1.5 degree target
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Joe Biden says disappointed Russia and China 'didn't show up' as G20 agrees to key 1.5 degree target

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said he left Rome 'with my hopes unfulfilled, but at least they are not buried'

UK-France fish spat deepens despite talk between Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson on G20 sidelines
World

UK-France fish spat deepens despite talk between Emmanuel Macron and Boris Johnson on G20 sidelines

The post-Brexit spat over the granting of licenses to fish in Britain’s coastal waters threatens to escalate within days into a damaging French blockade of British boats

Explained: How G20-backed corporate minimum tax would work
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Explained: How G20-backed corporate minimum tax would work

The goal is, countries would legislate a minimum rate of at least 15 percent for very big companies with annual revenues over 750 million euros ($864 million) to render using tax haven redundant

Narendra Modi arrives in Rome for G20 Summit, will call on Pope Francis during two-day visit
India

Narendra Modi arrives in Rome for G20 Summit, will call on Pope Francis during two-day visit

In Rome, the Prime Minister will join other G20 Leaders during the 16th summit in discussions on global economic and health recovery from the pandemic, sustainable development, and climate change.

Nirmala Sitharaman to attend G-20 joint finance, health meet in Rome tomorrow
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Nirmala Sitharaman to attend G-20 joint finance, health meet in Rome tomorrow

Finance and health ministers will discuss how to keep momentum in response to the pandemic and build on further coordination arrangements between the ministries

Prime Minister Narendra Modi set to participate in G-20 meet and Climate Summit from 29 October to 2 November
India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi set to participate in G-20 meet and Climate Summit from 29 October to 2 November

Modi will attend the 16th G-20 Summit in Rome at the invitation of Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi and the climate summit at the invitation of his British counterpart Boris Johnson

Billie Eilish, BTS, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay to perform at Global Citizen Live
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Billie Eilish, BTS, Ed Sheeran, Coldplay to perform at Global Citizen Live

Global Citizen Live on Saturday will be a round-the-world event (including Mumbai) to raise awareness on climate change, vaccine equality, and famine.

Developing nations release five-point plan demanding climate funding before COP26
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Developing nations release five-point plan demanding climate funding before COP26

Fekadu Beyene, Ethiopian Environment, Forest and Climate Change Commission said, "What's the point of agreeing on a new set of promises if we don't keep them?"

G-20 finance ministers back plan for miminum 15% global corporate tax
World

G-20 finance ministers back plan for miminum 15% global corporate tax

US treasury secretary Janet Yellen said the proposal would end a 'self-defeating international tax competition' in which countries have for years lowered their rates to attract companies

International financial body submits roadmap for mitigating climate-related risks to G20
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International financial body submits roadmap for mitigating climate-related risks to G20

The FSB, created in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, said global climate-related risks are "far-reaching" and require a coordinated response.

Narendra Modi at G20: Climate change must be fought in integrated and holistic way, says PM
India

Narendra Modi at G20: Climate change must be fought in integrated and holistic way, says PM

Addressing the G20 side event on 'Safeguarding the Planet', Modi said India is not only meeting its Paris Agreement targets, but also exceeding them

India objects to 'gross misrepresentation' of its external boundaries by Saudi Arabia on new 20 Riyal banknote
India

India objects to 'gross misrepresentation' of its external boundaries by Saudi Arabia on new 20 Riyal banknote

The global map printed on the new banknote, released to mark Saudi Arabia's presidency of the G20 grouping, does not feature Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as part of India

China under global pressure to offer relief in debt repayment to coronavirus-hit poor countries: Reports
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China under global pressure to offer relief in debt repayment to coronavirus-hit poor countries: Reports

A payment of an estimated $12 billion due by the end of 2020 has been rescheduled. But over 100 low and middle-income countries will still have to pay a total of $130 billion this year to China

Saudi-Mexican clash halts record oil output cut deal despite Donald Trump's mediation offer
Business

Saudi-Mexican clash halts record oil output cut deal despite Donald Trump's mediation offer

Mexico President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Friday Trump had offered to make extra US cuts on his behalf, an unusual offer by a president who has long railed against OPEC.

Stock Market Latest Updates: Market rebounds as Sensex soars over 1,000 points, Nifty above 8,500-level; ITC, Reliance Industries among top gainers
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Stock Market Latest Updates: Market rebounds as Sensex soars over 1,000 points, Nifty above 8,500-level; ITC, Reliance Industries among top gainers

Stock Market LIVE Updates: Indices slip from opening highs; Sensex down over 500 points, Nify drops 150 points

Coronavirus Outbreak: Narendra Modi pitches for new crisis management protocol at G-20 video conference on COVID-19
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Narendra Modi pitches for new crisis management protocol at G-20 video conference on COVID-19

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday pitched for developing a new crisis management protocol to deal with the coronavirus crisis at an extraordinary videoconference of the G-20 leaders

A list of 12 ways in which novel coronavirus outbreak can make life better for Indians
India

A list of 12 ways in which novel coronavirus outbreak can make life better for Indians

A crowded nation which had got used and stayed oblivious to public health dangers seem to be waking up.

G20 finance heads eye impact of coronavirus outbreak on global growth, see modest pick-up in 2020, 2021
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G20 finance heads eye impact of coronavirus outbreak on global growth, see modest pick-up in 2020, 2021

The G20 finance ministers and central bank heads faced a sober presentation by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which predicted the epidemic would shave 0.1 percentage points off global growth.