The platform will supposedly offer genomics expertise in the UK to identify new variants, to countries who do not have the resources to do so.
G7 leaders believe digital payments could improve access to financial services, cut inefficiencies and costs, but such services need to be appropriately supervised.
Narendra Modi and Donald Trump hold telephonic talks, discuss situation on India-China border, reforms in WHO
During the telephonic conversation, Trump invited Modi to attend the next G-7 summit to be held in the United States.
Expanding G7: India should see Donald Trump's suggestion as an opportunity, not a geopolitical curveball that might upset China
The India-US security cooperation and strategic collaboration are all set to tighten, and we may see a more explicit reflection of this geopolitical reality driven by the hostile behaviour of an expansionist and revisionist power in China.
Donald Trump says 'considering' hosting G7 at Camp David; world leaders remain diplomatic, but experts call proposal fanciful
The United States currently holds the presidency of the group of industrialized nations, which also include Germany, Japan, France, Britain, Canada and Italy.
Dollar shines as investors scramble for world's most liquid currency amid deepening panic about coronavirus
The dollar held gains against most currencies after a blowout in swap spreads showed investors are facing a shortage of dollars as equity markets plunged on fears about the economic impact of the flu-like virus
Sensex, Nifty snap 7-day losing streak as RBI assures steps to mitigate coronavirus impact; Sun Pharma, Tata Steel among top gainers
Top gainers in the Sensex pack included Sun Pharma, Tata Steel, ONGC, UltraTech Cement, NTPC and PowerGrid.
Donald Trump praises Boris Johnson after move to suspend British parliament, says he is 'exactly what UK has been looking for'
Donald Trump is Johnson's highest-profile foreign backer and he has encouraged Brexit with promises of a major bilateral trade deal.
Half the 82,000+ fires still burning in Brazil are in the Amazon basin, even as military, troops help battle them.
‘Fire of a lifetime’: Dispute over European aid continues while people grapple with respiratory problems due to Amazon forest blaze
Acrimony between Brazil and European countries seeking to help fight Amazon fires deepened on Tuesday, jeopardising hopes of global unity over how to protect a region seen as vital to the health of the planet.
UN chief Antonio Guterres meets Narendra Modi on sidelines of G7 Summit, urges India and Pakistan to avoid escalation in Kashmir
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged all parties to avoid any sort of escalation in Kashmir during his meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the G7 Summit in the French town of Biarritz
Amazon fires: Brazilian firefighters rushed to spot after military helicopter spots plumes of smoke near Jacunda National Forest in Rondonia state
Amazon is a major absorber of carbon dioxide from atmosphere and described by environmentalists as a critical defense against climate change
Donald Trump’s ‘erratic, contradictory’ messages on China heighten risk to decelerating global economy amid prolonged trade war
The communications on China from Trump and his administration since late last week — erratic, sometimes contradictory — are complicating their high-stakes talks with Beijing and elevating the risks to the fragile global economy.
'We got along great': Donald Trump glosses over significant disagreements with G7 members over issues with China, Iran, Russia in Biarritz
Never mind his differences with world leaders on China, trade, Russia, Iran and more. President Trump's takeaway message from the Group of Seven summit in France was 'unity.' In fact, 'flawless' unity.
At G7 Summit, Macron hopes for Trump-Rouhani meet in 'next few weeks'; US president says he'll agree under correct circumstances
Asked by reporters if he thought the timeline proposed by his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron sounded realistic, Donald Trump replied: 'It does', adding he thought Hassan Rouhani would also be in favour.
Chanting 'Bolsonaro leave, Amazon stay', protesters demanded the government do more to protect the forest.
G7 leaders vow to help Brazil fight Amazon fires, repair damage; Pope Francis joins chorus of concern over blaze
Leaders of the G7 nations said that they are preparing to help Brazil battle fires burning across the Amazon region and repair the damage.
World Economic Forum in Davos likely to be dominated by trade disputes, Brexit; US, India, France and Russia to skip summit
Trade disputes,international relations, Brexit and a growth slowdown that sparked concerns of a recession are set to dominate the World Economic Forum in Davos.
BRICS Summit 2018: Narendra Modi discusses ways of strengthening diplomatic ties with leaders of Angola, Argentina
Along the sidelines of BRICS Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met leaders from Angola and Argentina to discuss ways to strengthen diplomatic ties
Hours ahead of Helsinki summit, Washington and allies fear Trump may barter away strategic interests
As Donald Trump-Vladimir Putin summit in Helsinki draws closer, there is speculation that the Russian president may have some ingratiating information on Trump's business dealings which he could put to good use in a one-on-one meet