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Driven by hubris and moral certitude, West harms itself, triggers economic crisis and hands Putin a ’win’
World

Driven by hubris and moral certitude, West harms itself, triggers economic crisis and hands Putin a ’win’

Russian economy is more resilient than was perceived and Putin, instead of being paralysed by Western sanctions, is inflicting pain on the West in return

Russia tells Western leaders to back off by raining down firepower on Ukrainian citizens
World

Russia tells Western leaders to back off by raining down firepower on Ukrainian citizens

A day after the Kyiv attack, as G-7 leaders met in Germany to discuss further support for Ukraine during their annual summit, Russia fired missiles at a crowded shopping mall in the central Ukrainian city of Kremenchuk, killing at least 19 people

Watch: Russian missile strike hits Ukrainian mall; leaves at least 16 dead, 59 injured
World

Watch: Russian missile strike hits Ukrainian mall; leaves at least 16 dead, 59 injured

Ukraine's air force command said that the mall was hit by two long-range X-22 missiles fired by Tu-22M3 bombers which flew from Shaykovka airfield located in Kaluga region, Russia

Joe Biden walks up to PM Modi at G7 Summit, shows bonhomie between leaders of democratic world
World

Joe Biden walks up to PM Modi at G7 Summit, shows bonhomie between leaders of democratic world

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is attending this year's G7 summit being held under the German presidency

G7 nations announce plan to impose more sanctions against Russia; pledge USD 29.5bn support to Ukraine
World

G7 nations announce plan to impose more sanctions against Russia; pledge USD 29.5bn support to Ukraine

The G7 countries said they will cut off Russia from participating in world markets, as well as limit its revenues, including from gold exports.

G7 nations announce gold export ban on Russia as summit opens
World

G7 nations announce gold export ban on Russia as summit opens

From soaring inflation to a looming food crisis and energy shortages, Russia's invasion of Ukraine, now in its fifth month, has mired the world in a series of crises

Looking forward to 'fruitful discussions' with G7 leaders on major topical issues,says PM Modi in Germany
World

Looking forward to 'fruitful discussions' with G7 leaders on major topical issues,says PM Modi in Germany

The prime minister is attending the G7 summit, to be held on 26 -27 June, following an invitation by German Chancellor Olaf Scholz

'Bharat Mata ki Jai': Members of Indian diaspora accord warm welcome PM Modi in Munich
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'Bharat Mata ki Jai': Members of Indian diaspora accord warm welcome PM Modi in Munich

During his visit from 26-27 June, PM Modi will interact with the Indian diaspora and hold a meeting with world leaders

Germany-UAE visit: PM Modi set to hold over 15 bilateral meets besides attending G7 Summit
India

Germany-UAE visit: PM Modi set to hold over 15 bilateral meets besides attending G7 Summit

The prime minister will also speak at an Indian community event in Munich, which is expected to be the largest such programme post-COVID-19

PM Modi issues departure statement ahead of his visit to Germany and UAE on 26-28 June
India

PM Modi issues departure statement ahead of his visit to Germany and UAE on 26-28 June

The prime minister said he will be exchanging views with the G7 countries on topical issues such as environment, energy, climate, food security, health, counter-terrorism, gender equality and democracy

India's arrangements for crude oil procurement well understood, says foreign secretary
India

India's arrangements for crude oil procurement well understood, says foreign secretary

At the media briefing Vinay Mohan Kwatra informed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Germany for the G7 Summit on 26-27 June and will also travel to UAE on his return to India

G7 countries reiterate concern over unilateral actions by Beijing in East and South China Seas
World

G7 countries reiterate concern over unilateral actions by Beijing in East and South China Seas

The G7 countries also raised the issue of human rights situation in China, particularly in Xinjiang and Tibet

G-7 nations criticise India for banning wheat exports amid supply shortages, soaring prices
World

G-7 nations criticise India for banning wheat exports amid supply shortages, soaring prices

India banned wheat exports on Saturday as part of measures to control rising domestic prices

G-7 warns of Ukraine grain crisis, asks China 'not to assist Russia in its war of aggression'
World

G-7 warns of Ukraine grain crisis, asks China 'not to assist Russia in its war of aggression'

The G-7 nations also addressed a wide range of global problems from the situation in Afghanistan to tensions in the Middle East

Britain and France urge allies to keep pressure on Russia's Vladimir Putin
World

Britain and France urge allies to keep pressure on Russia's Vladimir Putin

Western countries have supplied Ukraine with weapons, including artillery, anti-aircraft missiles, anti-tank weapons and other powerful materials, but Kyiv has been pushing allies for more support

US announces another package of military assistance for Ukraine; dozens of civilians evacuated from Azovstal steelworks
World

US announces another package of military assistance for Ukraine; dozens of civilians evacuated from Azovstal steelworks

US president Joe Biden, other G7 leaders, and Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy are to meet virtually on Sunday to discuss Western support for Kyiv

Ukraine-Russia war: G7 countries impose new economic sanctions against Kremlin
World

Ukraine-Russia war: G7 countries impose new economic sanctions against Kremlin

While stopping short of a full embargo on energy imports, the G7 said they will 'expedite' plans to slash reliance on Russian fossil fuels

Joe Biden proposes $6.9 billion-budget to aid Ukraine and bolster NATO
World

Joe Biden proposes $6.9 billion-budget to aid Ukraine and bolster NATO

NATO members have supplied a steady stream of weapons to Ukraine including anti-tank rockets, which have helped to stall Russia's advance

Ukraine war: Paying for Russian gas in rubles is 'unacceptable', says G7
World

Ukraine war: Paying for Russian gas in rubles is 'unacceptable', says G7

The demand comes as Moscow struggles to prop up its economy in the face of debilitating sanctions imposed by the West over his invasion of Ukraine

US, along with EU and G7, to move to revoke 'most favored nation' trade status for Russia
World

US, along with EU and G7, to move to revoke 'most favored nation' trade status for Russia

Joe Biden's move comes as bipartisan pressure has been building in Washington to revoke what is formally known as 'permanent normal trade relations' with Russia