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Group of Seven: International intergovernmental economic organization
The Group of Seven (G7) is an international intergovernmental economic organization consisting of the seven largest IMF- advanced economies in the world: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States.


G7 health ministers agree on coordinated approach to coronavirus - Germany

Health ministers from the Group of Seven leading industrial nations agreed to coordinate their response to dealing with the coronavirus in a conference call on Monday, the German Health Ministry said.
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G7 countries seeking unified approach to coronavirus: Germany's Spahn

The Group of Seven leading industrialized democracies are seeking a unified procedure to tackle the fast-spreading new coronavirus, German Health Minister Jens Spahn said on Sunday.
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Boris Johnson Canceled Trip To The White House After Trump Hangs Up On Him [Video]Boris Johnson Canceled Trip To The White House After Trump Hangs Up On Him

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson cancelled his trip in March to the U.S. According to Business Insider, the cancellation came after a furious phone call from President Donald Trump. Officials said the..

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14th India-Japan summit in north-east in mid December

PM Modi has already met Japanese PM Shinzo Abe 3 times this year, first in Osaka on the sidelines of the G20 summit, then in Biarritz, France on the sidelines of G7 summit and then in Vladivostok,..
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Trump to host G7 summit at his Florida golf resort, sparking criticism

U.S. President Donald Trump will host next year's Group of Seven economic summit of developed nations' leaders at his Florida golf resort, a move Democrats and others decried as more evidence of the..
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Trump will host G7 summit next year at one of his own properties: White House official

U.S. President Donald Trump will be hosting next year's Group of Seven economic summit of developed world leaders at one of his own properties, the Trump National Doral golf resort near Miami, a White..
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Russia's Putin: need wider G7-style group, with China, India, Turkey

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russia was ready to host a meeting of the G7/G8 group of nations, and would welcome a wider format featuring Turkey, India and China.
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French President's adviser, Doval hold strategic dialogue

French president's diplomatic adviser Emmanuel Bonne held wide-ranging talks with National Security Adviser Ajit Doval on all aspects of the Indo-French strategic partnership, major regional and..
IndiaTimes - Published

Brazil's Bolsonaro thanks Trump for support at G7 on the Amazon

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for his support in the Group of Seven's discussion of the Amazon region at last weekend's summit of the world's..
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First Rafale jet to be handed over to India in September, confirm NSA Ajit Doval, French counterpart

The duo met days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron during G7 summit. Both the leaders confirmed that first Rafale fighter jets will be handed over to India..
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Brazil says South American nations to meet on Amazon, accepts Chilean aid

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that South American countries would meet to determine a common policy in defense of the Amazon, and took another swipe at the G7 group of rich..
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Russia denies visas to two U.S. senators, amid G7 tensions

Republican and Democratic U.S. senators said Russia refused to grant them visas for a visit to Moscow next week, amid disagreement within Washington and among U.S. allies over whether the country..
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Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro open to G7 aid for fighting Amazon fires if Emmanuel Macron 'withdraws insults'

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said Tuesday he was open to discussing G7 aid for fighting fires in the Amazon if his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron 'withdraws insults' made against him
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Macron must take back 'insults' for Brazil to accept G7 Amazon aid: Bolsonaro

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he wants French President Emmanuel Macron to withdraw the "insults" made against him before he considers accepting a $20 million offer from the G7..
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Brazil may accept G7 Amazon aid if France's Macron withdraws 'insults': Bolsonaro

Brazil may accept an offer of at least $20 million from the Group of Seven nations to fight fires in the Amazon rainforest, but only if French President Emmanuel Macron withdraws his "insults,"..
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Brazil to reject G7 offer of aid to fight Amazon fires: G1

Brazil will reject an offer of at least $20 million from the Group of Seven wealthy nations to help fight the fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, website G1 reported presidential chief of..
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PM Modi meets Arun Jaitley's family after returning from G7 summit, pays tribute to former Finance Minister

Jaitley passed away in New Delhi at the AIIMS hospital on August 24. He was 66.
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China says resolutely opposed to G7 statement on Hong Kong

China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday that Beijing is resolutely opposed to a statement from the G7 summit that referenced the current unrest in Hong Kong.
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'Emmanuel Macron must take care of his home and colonies': Brazil after rejecting aid from G7 countries to fight Amazon forest blaze

Tensions have risen between France and Brazil after Macron tweeted that the fires burning in the Amazon basin amounted to an international crisis and should be discussed as a top priority at the G7..
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Hong Kong Police defends warning shot to fend off 'extremely violent' protesters; G7 leaders back city's autonomy, call for calm

Hong Kong police said Monday they were forced to fire water cannon and a warning shot to fend off 'extremely violent' demonstrators
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'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.
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G7 offers emergency aid to fight Amazon forest fires

Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations on Monday offered $20 million of emergency aid to help battle wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, a gesture Brazil slammed as colonialist.
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Brazil tells ambassadors no time off due to Amazon fires

Brazil's Foreign Ministry on Monday ordered its ambassadors in Europe and other G7 countries not to take vacation for the next two weeks in order to coordinate a diplomatic response to global concerns..
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Macron delivers breakthrough on Iran at tense G7 summit, but little else

French President Emmanuel Macron paved the way at a G7 summit for a diplomatic solution to the standoff between Washington and Tehran over a 2015 nuclear deal, but there was little else to show from a..
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Macron says U.S. did not join charter against online hate speech

The United States did not sign up to a charter against online hate speech at the G7 summit for legal reasons, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday after the end of the meeting.
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G7 Summit in France's Biaritzz ends: World leaders discussed trade wars, Brexit, climate change at forum

G7 leaders closed their summit on Monday with discussion of global issues including the fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest, but the summit was overshadowed by President Donald Trump's trade wars and..
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Discussion on NSG membership, climate change big takeaways from PM Modi's participation at G7 summit

PM Modi concludes a successful visit.
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No consensus on inviting Russia to G7 next year: Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday G7 leaders had not reached a consensus on inviting Russia to next year's G7 summit in the United States.
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G7 summit statement issued on trade, Iran, Libya, Ukraine and Hong Kong

France on Monday issued a short statement at the end of a meeting of G7 leaders on several issues, but it was not a communique along the lines of those usually drawn up at the annual summit, reflecting..
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Trump puts forward own Miami-area golf course for next G7 summit

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would probably host next year's Group of Seven summit of the major industrialized countries at one of his own properties - the Trump National Doral golf..
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Trump says he would not make money if G7 hosted at his resort

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he would not make money if he hosted next year's G7 summit at his resort property in Florida, which he said was a "natural" fit for the meeting.
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Highlights: Leaders' closing remarks at Biarritz G7 Summit

Here are highlights of the G7 leaders' closing remarks at a summit in Biarritz, France:
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Australian PM says UK's Johnson convinced him he can deliver Brexit

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said his meeting with counterpart Boris Johnson had left him convinced that the British leader could deliver Brexit, speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a..
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Trump moves to cool tension over China, Iran as G7 summit wraps up

U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday offered an olive branch to China after days of intense feuding over trade that has spooked financial markets and he opened the door to diplomacy with Iran, easing..
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Narendra Modi at G7 Summit: PM asserts India, Pakistan to address disputes bilaterally; Trump says both countries capable of resolving Kashmir issue

On the sidelines of the G7 summit Donald Trump said that Jammu and Kashmir was a bilateral issue between India and Pakistan and that the countries were capable of resolving the issue themselves
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Macron plays down Trump absence at G7 climate talks

President Donald Trump was absent from talks on climate change and biodiversity at a G7 leaders' summit on Monday, with host President Emmanuel Macron explaining that Trump was busy holding bilateral..
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'PM really feels he has it under control': Trump, Modi discuss Kashmir on sidelines of G7 summit in France

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the G7 summit in the French city of Biarritz on Monday.
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At G7 summit, PM Modi highlights India's large scale efforts towards eliminating single use plastic

PM Modi highlighted India's large scale efforts towards eliminating single use plastic, conserving water, harnessing solar energy and, protecting flora and fauna for a sustainable future in his address..
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Merkel welcomes G7 progress on seeking Iran solution

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday G7 leaders had taken a big step forward in their efforts to avoid an escalation of tensions with Iran over its nuclear program.
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G7 leaders near deal to provide $20 million to tackle Amazon fires

The leaders of the group of seven nations are close to agreeing a deal to provide $20 million in emergency help to stop the Amazon forest fires, a French presidential source said.
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Donald Trump insists he's not seeking 'regime change' in Iran, says he was aware of Iranian foreign minister's G7 Summit visit

US President Donald Trump said Monday that he had agreed to the Iranian foreign minister flying in for a G7 summit
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Kremlin says 'impossible' to return to G7/G8 on invitation of one country

Russia said on Monday it would be "impossible" for Moscow to return to the group of G7/G8 nations on an invitation of 'just one country', as all decisions in the group are made based on consensus, the..
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British govt pledges 10 million to help restore fire-ravaged Amazon, says Boris Johnson at G7 Summit in France

The pledge came after Emmanuel Macron, who is hosting G7 summit, said that world leaders had agreed to help countries affected by wildfires
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Trump leaves Iran diplomacy door open after Macron's Zarif gambit

U.S. President Donald Trump appeared to leave a window open for diplomacy with Iran on Monday after French President Emmanuel Macron flew in Iran's foreign minister to a G7 summit in an effort to..
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Trump says G7 nears conclusion on Iran, Merkel says long way to go

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday there had been "great unity" among G7 leaders on the question of how to deal with Iran at a summit in France and they had "more or less" come to a conclusion.
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G7 member leaders hold discussions over Iran-P5+1 nuclear deal, Amazon fires and trade; but group's own unity appears shaky

G7 leaders close their summit Monday with the discussion of world problems including the fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest but overshadowed by President Donald Trump's trade wars
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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.
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India at G7: PM Modi to meet four world leaders including Donald Trump today, full schedule inside

The most talked-about meet will be with US President Donald Trump that will take place at 03.45 pm and will continue till 4.30 pm. This will be the second meet between the two leaders this year and..
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Trump, Macron to meet press together in France Monday

U.S. President Donald Trump will participate in a joint news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday at the conclusion of the G7 summit in France, the White House said on Sunday.
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Before Donald Trump, PM Narendra Modi sits down with Boris Johnson at G7 summit

The meeting with Johnson lasted for around 30 minutes
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