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Time ticking as nations meet on Paris climate deal

Time ticking as nations meet on Paris climate deal

Environment ministers from some 30 countries gathered Saturday in Montreal to push forward on implementing the Paris climate accord without the United States ...

Putin plane makes 500 km detour avoiding Poland, Baltics

Putin plane makes 500 km detour avoiding Poland, Baltics

A plane carrying Russian President Vladimir Putin to the G20 summit in Germany made a detour of about 500 km to avoid flying over NATO members Poland or the Baltic states, data from a flight tracker showed.

G20 communique agreed apart from climate issue - EU officials

G20 communique agreed apart from climate issue - EU officials

World leaders meeting for a summit in Germany have agreed every aspect of a joint statement apart from the section on climate where the United States is pushing for a reference to fossil fuels, European Union officials said on Saturday.

German police use water cannon on G20 protestors

German police use water cannon on G20 protestors

Riot police used water cannon overnight Tuesday to disperse several gatherings of protestors ahead of the G20 summit in Hamburg.

G20 ministers struggle to find consensus on trade, climate

G20 ministers struggle to find consensus on trade, climate

Finance ministers and central bankers from top economies are battling Saturday to find common ground on world trade in the face of US President Donald Trump's ‘Buy American’ drive.

Europe 'close to limits' on refugee influx: Tusk

Europe 'close to limits' on refugee influx: Tusk

Europe is ‘close to limits’ on its ability to accept new waves of refugees, EU President Donald Tusk said Sunday, urging the broader international community to shoulder its share of the burden.

India joins G20 in fighting tax evasion, money laundering

India joins G20 in fighting tax evasion, money laundering

Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has joined the G20 leadership in fighting money laundering...

G20 nations pledge all tools to lift growth

G20 nations pledge all tools to lift growth

The world's 20 top economies will agree to use all policy tools to lift sluggish global growth, according to a draft communique obtained by Bloomberg News on Saturday, despite German disquiet over fiscal and monetary stimulus.