India  

G7 leaders arrive in Cornwall as PM looks for COVID vaccine deal - and to avoid Brexit row

Sky News Friday, 11 June 2021 ()
G7 leaders arrive in Cornwall as PM looks for COVID vaccine deal - and to avoid Brexit rowWorld leaders have arrived in Cornwall for this weekend's G7 summit, as Boris Johnson looks to strike deals on COVID vaccines, girls' education and the environment.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: FOX 4 Now Florida - Published
News video: G-7 nations gather to pledge 1B vaccine doses for world

G-7 nations gather to pledge 1B vaccine doses for world 00:34

Leaders on Friday will pivot from opening greetings and a “family photo” directly into a session on “Building Back Better From COVID-19.”

💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Cornwall Cornwall County of England

Boris Johnson scored an own goal over Brexit at G7 despite favourable conditions

An England football victory as the G7 summit wrapped up in Cornwall was something to celebrate, but even with a home advantage, Prime Minister Boris Johnson did..
Sky News
The Queen hosts Bidens at Windsor Castle [Video]

The Queen hosts Bidens at Windsor Castle

The Queen has hosted the US President and First Lady for tea at Windsor Castle. Joe Biden and his wife Jill travelled to the Berkshire royal residence on Marine One on Sunday after attending the G7 summit in Cornwall.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:07Published
Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Joe and Jill Biden [Video]

Queen Elizabeth II welcomes Joe and Jill Biden

U.S. President Joe Biden flew Sunday from the Group of Seven summit in Cornwall, southwestern England, to have tea with Queen Elizabeth II.

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 02:00Published

What world leaders agreed - and didn't - at the G7 summit

Three days of discussions - as well as a beach barbecue - in Cornwall are over for G7 leaders. So what did their summit amount to?
Sky News
Boris Johnson insists Brexit only formed small part of G7 summit [Video]

Boris Johnson insists Brexit only formed small part of G7 summit

Boris Johnson insists Brexit has taken up only a small part of the G7 summit's time.However the Prime Minister did say at the close-of-summit press conference in Cornwall that "of course we make the point continuously we are part of one great, indivisible United Kingdom".

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:03Published

Group of Seven Group of Seven International intergovernmental economic organization

Australian PM meets the Queen - and tells her she was a 'hit' at the G7 summit

Australia's prime minister Scott Morrison told the Queen she was "quite the hit" at the G7 summit, as the pair met at Windsor Castle.
Sky News
Australian PM Scott Morrison tells Queen she was ‘quite the hit’ at G7 summit [Video]

Australian PM Scott Morrison tells Queen she was ‘quite the hit’ at G7 summit

The Queen has held a rare face-to-face audience at Windsor Castle, meeting the Australian prime minister, who told her she was “quite the hit” at the G7 summit.Wearing a vibrant yellow floral dress, the monarch was seen standing with her hands behind her back as she chatted to Scott Morrison in the Berkshire royal residence’s Oak Room on Tuesday.It is the first time the head of state has been photographed carrying out an audience in person, rather than virtually, since March 2020, just before England’s first lockdown.The Queen, who is also monarch of Australia, was photographed smiling warmly as she met Mr Morrison.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:37Published

For climate change, rich nations owe us billions: Javadekar

A day after G7 members reaffirmed their commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change, India on Monday reminded rich nations of their responsibilities..
IndiaTimes
G7 Summit, UK leader warns G7 to avoid past recovery errors [Video]

G7 Summit, UK leader warns G7 to avoid past recovery errors

Credit: FRANCE 24 English    Duration: 06:24Published

COVID-19 COVID-19 Disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

Jon Stewart's COVID Lab Rant Hurts Frontline Scientists, Says Dr. Peter Hotez

Jon Stewart going off about COVID-19 originating from a Chinese lab -- seemingly embracing that unproven theory -- could have a negative impact on scientists..
TMZ.com

Covid-19: At 63.8k, India sees slight rise in new cases; logs 1k+ deaths

After falling sharply on the previous day, daily Covid cases and deaths in India registered a slight rise on Tuesday. The country reported 63,868 fresh cases and..
IndiaTimes

Covid-19: Data dispels myth of young people being more at risk during 2nd wave

The comparative data of the first and second wave dispels the impression that more young people and children were at risk in the recent surge in Covid infections..
IndiaTimes
Positive Covid-19 test meant Jon Rahm missed seeing his parents meet his son [Video]

Positive Covid-19 test meant Jon Rahm missed seeing his parents meet his son

Jon Rahm has revealed how he missed his parents meeting his baby son for the first time following his withdrawal from the Memorial Tournament after testing positive for Covid-19.But the world number three has defended the PGA Tour’s decision to enforce their rules, even though a third round of 64 had given the defending champion a six-shot lead at Muirfield Village.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:46Published

Covid-19: Precautions key, warns govt as positivity rate declines to 4.8%

With the weekly positivity rate down to 4.8% between June 8-14 and restrictions being eased across states, the government has cautioned that precautions are..
IndiaTimes

Brexit Brexit The United Kingdom's withdrawal from the European Union

Why the UK-Australia trade deal could have startling wider implications

In political terms, at least, there's no doubting the significance of this moment: the first major trade deal signed since Brexit.
Sky News
The United Kingdom and Australia announce post-Brexit trade deal [Video]

The United Kingdom and Australia announce post-Brexit trade deal

Karan Bilimoria, President of the Confederation of British Industry, discusses how the free trade agreement between Australia and the United Kingdom could forge new economic relationships.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL    Duration: 02:22Published
UK-Australia trade deal will benefit British farmers, PM insists [Video]

UK-Australia trade deal will benefit British farmers, PM insists

Boris Johnson has insisted British farmers will benefit from the UK’s free trade deal with Australia, the first to be negotiated from scratch since Brexit.The Prime Minister said it was “good news” for services and manufacturers in the UK, with British products such as cars, Scotch whisky and confectionery set to be cheaper to sell to Australia because of the tariff-free agreement.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:15Published

PM hails 'new dawn' as UK and Australia agree free trade deal

The UK and Australia have agreed a free trade deal, the first agreement negotiated from scratch after Brexit.
Sky News

Boris Johnson Boris Johnson Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

A new chapter in the 'special relationship' [Video]

A new chapter in the 'special relationship'

Bianna Golodryga is joined by Tom McTague of The Atlantic and Mark Landler of The New York Times as US President Biden meets UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL    Duration: 15:20Published
Festival co-founders left 'devastated' as extended lockdown forces event to be cancelled [Video]

Festival co-founders left 'devastated' as extended lockdown forces event to be cancelled

The co-founders of an independent music festival have been left 'devastated' after being forced to cancel the event because of England's extended lockdown.The Black Deer Festival was due to take place at Eridge Park in Kent from June 25-27. Co-founders Gill Tee, 65, and Debs Shilling, 55, cancelled the event after Boris Johnson delayed the end of England's lockdown from June 21 to at least July 19.Ms Tee, a former events organiser, told the PA Media news agency she knew of people in the festival industry who had taken their own lives as a result of lockdown.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 02:23Published
Bride-to-be 'devastated' as England's extended lockdown hits wedding plans [Video]

Bride-to-be 'devastated' as England's extended lockdown hits wedding plans

The delay in lifting all coronavirus restrictions on weddings is a “slap in the face” for couples, one bride-to-be has said.Boris Johnson told a Downing Street briefing on Monday that the current 30-person cap for ceremonies and receptions will still be lifted on June 21, but venues will have to limit numbers and activities based on space.The Government website has been updated to state that “some restrictions” will need to be enforced at weddings and commemorative events, including table service only, social distancing, face coverings and “restrictions on singing and dancing”, amid a delay to the planned final stage of lockdown easing.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 02:10Published
Daily politics briefing: June 15 [Video]

Daily politics briefing: June 15

A look at the facts behind the day's headlines as Prime Minister Boris Johnson set a new “terminus date” of July 19 for the end of England’s coronavirus restrictions.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 00:47Published

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Climate change requires same urgency as pandemic, says Charles [Video]

Climate change requires same urgency as pandemic, says Charles

The Prince of Wales urged G7 leaders to display the same sense of urgency in tackling climate change as they showed in tackling the coronavirus pandemic.At a reception with leaders including Boris..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:25Published
SLO Co. Board of Supervisors to send CA leaders a letter opposing COVID-19 vaccine passports [Video]

SLO Co. Board of Supervisors to send CA leaders a letter opposing COVID-19 vaccine passports

Credit: KSBY - Scripps     Duration: 02:42Published
Allegheny County Health Leaders Bust COVID-19 Vaccine Myths [Video]

Allegheny County Health Leaders Bust COVID-19 Vaccine Myths

Allegheny County leaders say they're running into issues convincing some people to get a COVID-19 shot; KDKA's Bryant Reed reports.

Credit: KDKA CBS 2 Pittsburgh     Duration: 01:37Published

Related news from verified sources

Maharashtra orders fresh probe into Shiv Sena minister Anil Parab’s land deal

The state government has ordered a fresh probe into alleged violations related to a Ratnagiri land deal involving state transport minister Anil Parab.
IndiaTimes

Ram temple trust contests charge of shady land deal

Stung by allegations of irregularities in a land deal linked to the extension of the premises of the Ram temple in Ayodhya, the Shri Ram Janmabhoomi Teerth...
IndiaTimes

Australia says it's reached a free trade deal with Britain

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Britain and Australia had agreed on a free trade deal that will be released later Tuesday, Australian Trade Minister Dan Tehan...
SeattlePI.com Also reported by •IndiaTimes