External Affairs Minister Jaishankar holds meeting with India’s envoys to Gulf nations

Image Source : PTI External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has held a meeting with India’s envoys to the Gulf nations to discuss a host of issues, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has held a meeting with India’s envoys to the Gulf nations to discuss a host of issues, including encouraging speedy resumption of flights to this region … Read more

G-7 nations gather to pledge 1B vaccine doses for world – Times of India

G-7 nations gather to pledge 1B vaccine doses for world - Times of India

CARBIS BAY: Leaders from the Group of Seven industrialized nations are set to commit at their summit to sharing at least 1 billion coronavirus shots with struggling countries around the world half the doses coming from the US and 100 million from the UK. Vaccine sharing commitments from US President Joe Biden and British Prime … Read more

G-7 nations expected to pledge 1 billion vaccine doses for world – Times of India

G-7 nations expected to pledge 1 billion vaccine doses for world - Times of India

ST. IVES (ENGLAND): The Group of Seven nations are set to commit to sharing at least 1 billion coronavirus shots with the world, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced, with half coming from the US and 100 million from the UK as President Joe Biden urged allies to join in speeding the pandemic’s end … Read more

External Affairs Minister Jaishankar Holds Meeting with India’s Envoys to Gulf Nations

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Calls on Kuwait Prime Minister

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has held a meeting with India’s envoys to the Gulf nations to discuss a host of issues, including encouraging speedy resumption of flights to this region and facilitating reuniting families separated by Covid disruption. Jaishankar, who arrived here on his first bilateral visit to the oil-rich Gulf nation early on … Read more

Joe Biden: ‘Jabs in arms till Covid’s defeated’; Joe Biden says US to buy 500 million vaccine doses for poor nations | World News – Times of India

Joe Biden: 'Jabs in arms till Covid's defeated'; Joe Biden says US to buy 500 million vaccine doses for poor nations | World News - Times of India

NEW DELHI: US President Joe Biden said that America knows first-hand the tragedy inflicted by the Covid-19 pandemic and stressed on the importance of vaccination, which he is said is the key to reopening. His remarks came after his talks with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Biden is on his first foreign tour since assuming … Read more

South Asian Nations Turn To China, Russia For COVID-19 Vaccine Supplies

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Nepal resumed vaccination on Tuesday after a million more Sinopharm doses arrived from China (File) Kathmandu: Sri Lanka began injecting pregnant women with a Chinese coronavirus vaccine on Wednesday and Nepal resumed inoculations with a China-made jab as India’s neighbours turn to Beijing and Moscow for help with supplies. Nepal halted inoculations at the end … Read more

Maldives’ Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid elected President of United Nations General Assembly

Image Source : TWITTER @ABDULLA_SHAHID Maldives’ Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid elected President of United Nations General Assembly Maldives Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid was on Monday overwhelmingly elected as President of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly, garnering 143 votes out of the 191 ballots cast. India had already voiced its strong support … Read more

WTO Panel Considers Easing Protections on Vaccines to Help Developing Nations Fight Covid-19

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Envoys from World Trade Organization member nations are taking up a proposal to ease patents and other intellectual property protections for COVID-19 vaccines to help developing countries fight the pandemic, an idea backed by the Biden administration but opposed in other wealthy countries with strong pharmaceutical industries. On the table for a two-day meeting of … Read more

Over 200 world leaders urge G7 nations to help vaccinate the world’s poorest – Times of India

Over 200 world leaders urge G7 nations to help vaccinate the world's poorest - Times of India

LONDON: Some 230 world leaders, including former presidents, prime ministers and ministers have backed a campaign urging the G7 countries to help vaccinate the world’s poorest from low-income economies against Covid-19 by paying two-thirds of an estimated $66 billion required. A letter, seen by the ‘Guardian‘ newspaper ahead of the G7 summit to be hosted … Read more

Apple, Google, Amazon Likely to Pay Higher Taxes After G7 Nations Pact

Apple, Google, Amazon, Other Tech Giants May Have to Pay Much Higher Taxes as G7 Nations Reach Landmark Deal

The United States, Britain, and other leading nations reached a landmark deal on Saturday to pursue higher global taxation on multinational businesses such as Google, Apple, and Amazon. In a move that could raise hundreds of billions of dollars to help them cope with the aftermath of COVID-19, the Group of Seven large advanced economies … Read more

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