Determined to enforce price cap on Russian oil: US

Earlier in the day, G7 finance ministers announced a cap on the price of Russian oil, which they said would put pressure on global energy prices while denying Putin revenue to fund his brutal war.

published on : 3rd September 2022

G-7 and European Commission pledge to move forward with Russia oil price cap system

The aim is to reduce Russia's revenues and, by doing so, its ability to fund its war in Ukraine, while also limiting the impact of the war on global energy prices.

published on : 2nd September 2022

Russian strikes near Ukraine nuclear plant kill 14

Most of the casualties were in the town of Marganets, just across the Dnipro River from the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, Europe's biggest.

published on : 12th August 2022

Putin: Western leaders would look ''disgusting'' topless

Putin retorted that, unlike him, Western leaders abuse alcohol and don't do sports. "I don't know how they wanted to get undressed, above or below the waist," he said.

published on : 30th June 2022

G-7 stresses cooperation to check China’s ‘unfair economic practices’

In a bid to combat forced labour in China, the US is implementing the Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act, which President Biden signed into law in December 2021.

published on : 29th June 2022

PM Modi meets UAE President on way back from G-7 meet

It was the first in person meeting between the two leaders after 2019 and the UAE President came to receive PM Modi at the airport.

published on : 29th June 2022

Advantage India as G7 wants Russia oil price cap

Reports say 40% Russian oil was purchased by private firms including Reliance Industries and Rosneft-backed Nayara Energy.

published on : 29th June 2022

G-7 aims to create club of nations to boost climate action 

Countries that are part of the club will try to harmonise their measures in such a way that they are comparable and avoid members imposing climate-related tariffs on each others' imports.

published on : 28th June 2022

G-7 leaders eyeing new natural gas projects

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz is defending the decision by Group of Seven leaders to soften their commitments on ending public support for fossil fuel investments.

published on : 28th June 2022

'Absolute hypocrisy': Activists slam Modi government for arresting scribe Mohammed Zubair as India commits to freedom of speech at G7 meet

Zubair was arrested by the Delhi Police on Monday for allegedly hurting religious sentiments through one of his tweets posted in 2018.

published on : 28th June 2022

EXPLAINER: How a G-7 ban on Russian gold would work

Some experts say since only a few countries are implementing the gold ban, the move is largely symbolic, while others say the ban will target its ability to interact with the global financial system.

published on : 28th June 2022

G7, India and four other countries pledge to protect free speech

The joint statement came amidst allegations that the Indian government was stifling the freedom of speech and the civil society actors.

published on : 28th June 2022

Will continue to do what is best in interest of India's energy security: PM Modi at G7 summit

PM asserted that India would continue to do what it thinks is best in the interest of its own energy security when it comes to the question of global oil trade.

published on : 28th June 2022

PM invites G7 countries to invest in India

Speaking at a session on climate, energy and health, Modi highlighted that India was able to achieve the target of 40% energy-capacity from non-fossil sources nine years before time. 

published on : 28th June 2022

India accounts for only 5 per cent of global carbon emissions, says Modi at G7 summit

Meanwhile, PM Modi said the health of humans and the planet are interconnected, and this is why India had adopted the approach of “one world, one health”. 

published on : 28th June 2022

India's dedication to climate commitments is evident from its performance: PM Modi 

The scale that India can provide for every new technology can make that technology affordable for the whole world, Modi asserted.

published on : 27th June 2022

Ukraine's Zelenskyy joins G7 summit by video

The G-7 leaders are committing themselves to supporting Ukraine for the long haul at their summit, with both immediate help and long-term rebuilding on the agenda.

published on : 27th June 2022

G-7 set to back pursuing Russian oil price cap, tariff hikes

The details of how a price cap would work, as well as its impact on the Russian economy, were to be resolved by the G-7 finance ministers in the coming weeks and months.

published on : 27th June 2022

PM Modi to discuss important global issues with world leaders at G7 Summit 

The leaders of the world's seven richest countries are expected to focus on the Ukraine crisis that has triggered geopolitical turmoil besides fuelling a global food and energy crisis.

published on : 27th June 2022

G7 touts USD 600 billion global infrastructure plan to rival China

Biden said the target was for the United States to bring $200 billion to the table, with the rest of the G7 another $400 billion by 2027.

published on : 27th June 2022
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