Sep 08, 2023 09:44 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: National Capital Adorned with Mural Paintings for Summit
The national capital has been adorned with mural paintings for the G20 summit.
Sep 08, 2023 09:37 IST
Delhi Traffic: Alerts Issued For Commuters for Today, Tomorrow and Day After
Delhi Traffic Police shares traffic alerts for the commuters for September 8, 9 and 10. The traffic advisory can be accessed from here – https://t.co/2gowSeDFw5.
Controlled Zone 1 has been implemented and consequently buses will operate only on Ring Road and road network beyond Ring Road towards the borders of Delhi.
— Delhi Traffic Police (@dtptraffic) September 8, 2023
Sep 08, 2023 09:34 IST
LIVE G20 Summit Updates: Delhi CM Kejriwal Also Invited for G20 Dinner
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has also been invited for the G20 Summit dinner on Saturday. The 18th G20 Leaders’ Summit, being held at the Bharat Mandapam in Delhi, is one of the most high-profile international summits ever hosted by India. Delhi is under unprecedented security cover for the G20 Summit for which Biden, Sunak are coming to the national capital.
Sep 08, 2023 09:23 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva Pens Op-ED on India’s G20 Presidency
IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva has penned an Op-ED on India’s G20 Presidency. She has said, “At a time when the world is becoming more divided, India is leveraging its G20 presidency to build consensus on issues that transcend national borders. Guided by the theme of One Earth, One Family, One Future.”
“India’s G20 leadership is helping a fragmented world, argues the IMF managing director. International cooperation is the best insurance against both climatic and financial shocks,” she added.
IMF chief lauded India’s leadership ahead of G20 Summit and said “India has set a high bar for global leadership; India’s presidency helping the fragmented world.” It’s a clear example of the global solidarity that India has been advocating under the theme of One family, she noted.
Sep 08, 2023 09:12 IST
G20 Summit 2023 LIVE: Sneak Peak Into G20 Delegation Offices
Here’s a sneak peak into the G20 delegation offices. Chief coordinator Harsh V Shringla gives exclusive preview.
Sep 08, 2023 09:10 IST
G20 Summit: Argentinian President Alberto Fernandes Arrives in an Aerocity Hotel
Argentina President Alberto Fernandes has reached a hotel in Delhi’s Aerocity.
Sep 08, 2023 08:57 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: Security Further Tightened In Delhi For Summit
Police personnel check vehicles as security tightened up across the national capital on the occasion of the G20 Summit.
Sep 08, 2023 08:56 IST
Cultural Dance Performance at Delhi Airport to Welcome Argentinian Prez
Cultural dance performance at Delhi airport to welcome Argentina President Alberto Fernandez, who has arrived to attend the G20 Summit.
Sep 08, 2023 08:50 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: Argentina President Received by Minister of State Faggan Singh Kulaste
Argentina President Alberto Fernández arrived in Delhi for the G20 Summit and he was received by MoS for Steel and Rural Development, Faggan Singh Kulaste.
Sep 08, 2023 08:44 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: Former Sherpa Montek Singh Ahluwalia Reacts on G20
On the G20 Summit, former Sherpa Montek Singh Ahluwalia said, “I hope we have a good G20… It is a difficult situation as, for the first time, there are global events on which countries don’t actually agree…But many of the other issues that are being discussed are very relevant…I certainly think we are looking at the right issues…The G20 is more like a forum for creating a broad sense of consensus, and then negotiations take place at other forums…”
Sep 08, 2023 08:33 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: National Capital All Decked Up to Host Global Leaders, Summit
The national capital is all decked up to welcome the delegates for the G20 Summit that will be held here on September 9-10.
Sep 08, 2023 08:31 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: Heads of States Request Visit to Humayun’s Tomb, Qutub Minar, Akshardham
The heads of the states have requested to visit Humayun’s tomb, Qutub Minar, Akshardham, which are likely to be accomodated. Two of them have also requested to visit Dilli Haat
Sep 08, 2023 08:30 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: Argentina President Alberto Fernandes Arrives in Delhi
Argentinian President Alberto Fernandes has arrived in New Delhi for the G20 Summit.
Sep 08, 2023 08:21 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: India and Oman’s Relationship Only Going to Get Better, Says Oman Sherpa Pankaj Khimji
Speaking on the G20 Summit under India’s presidency, Oman Sherpa Pankaj Khimji said, “”The relationship between India and Oman is only going to get better… We have exchanged a lot of ideas…We have been bound together socially and culturally for over 5,000 years and economically for over 2,000 years…India seems to be leading the race of digital transformation, and we need to take a leaf out of India’s book of digital transformation…”
#WATCH | Gurugram, Haryana: On the G20 Summit, Oman Sherpa Pankaj Khimji says, “The relationship between India and Oman is only going to get better… We have exchanged a lot of ideas…We have been bound together socially and culturally for over 5,000 years and economically for… pic.twitter.com/AQH9F49N6t
— ANI (@ANI) September 8, 2023
Sep 08, 2023 08:16 IST
G20 Summit: IAF Deploying Combat Jets, Anti-drone Systems, Surveillance Equipment to Secure Make Skies
The Indian Air Force (IAF) is deploying frontline fighter jets, radars, anti-drone systems and surface-to-air missiles as part of its elaborate efforts to secure the skies of Delhi and neighbouring regions for the G20 summit next week, military sources said on Friday.
The IAF has already set up a dedicated Operations Direction Centre (ODC) for coordinating various aspects of the arrangements with the security agencies concerned, they said.
The assets being pressed into service to secure Delhi’s airspace as well as the flight path within India of various leaders include combat jets Rafales, Mirage-2000s and Sukhoi-30MKIs, the sources said.
Indigenously-developed NETRA airborne early warning and control systems as well as high-end surveillance equipment are among the key platforms that have been deployed already, they said.
The missiles that have been deployed include Akash as well as the Medium-Range Surface-to-Air Missile (MR-SAM) systems.
Sep 08, 2023 08:02 IST
G20 Summit 2023: Delhi’s Qutub Minar Illuminates with Lasers & Lights As Summit’s Host City
Delhi’s Qutub Minar has been illuminated with lasers and lights as the national capital gears up to host the 2023 G20 Summit on September 9 and 10.
Sep 08, 2023 07:59 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: Former PMs Manmohan Singh & HD Deve Gowda Invited to G20 Dinner
Former PMs Manmohan Singh and HD Deve Gowda have been invited to the G20 Summit Dinner.
Sep 08, 2023 07:54 IST
G20 Summit 2023 LIVE: Delhi Police Continues Security Checks Amid G20
Delhi Police continue its security checks in the wake of the G20 Summit, scheduled to be held in the national capital from September 9 to 10.
Sep 08, 2023 07:53 IST
G20 Summit 2023 LIVE: Global Leaders’ Arrival Schedule
The global leaders will arrive in Delhi ahead of the G20 Summit as per this schedule:
– 6:20 am: Argentina, President Alberto Fernandes
– 8:50 am: Italy, PM Georgia Meloni
– 11:45 am: South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa
– 12:30 pm: Bangaladesh, PM Sheikh Hasina
– 1:40 pm: UK, PM Rishi Sunak
– 2:15 pm: Japan, PM Fumio Kishida
– 4:50 pm: Saudi Arabia, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud
– 5:10 pm: South Korea, President Yoon Suk Yoel
– 5:45 pm: Egypt, President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi
– 6:15 pm: Australia, PM Anthony Albanese
– 6:55 pm: US, President Joe Biden
– 7:45 pm: China, Premier Li Qiang
– 8:00 pm: UAE, President Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan
– 8:15 pm: Netherlands, PM Mark Rutte
– 8:45 pm: Brazil, President Lula Da Silva
– 9:15 pm: Indonesia, President Joko Widodo
– 10:15 pm: Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Sep 08, 2023 07:52 IST
G20 Summit LIVE: Director of World Trade Organisation Arrives in Delhi
Director General of World Trade Organization (WTO) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala arrives in Delhi for the G20 Summit.
G-20 Summit 2023 Delhi LIVE Updates: India is on high alert with the G20 Summit set to kick start on Friday. Top world leaders including US President Joe Biden, and UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, among other delegates will arrive in Delhi within the next 24 hours for the premier forum meet for international economic cooperation. Stringent traffic regulations have been put in place in the New Delhi district, with online delivery services, except for medicines, barred in the area where the summit venue and hotels for delegates are located. The G20 Leaders’ Summit will be held on September 9-10.
The summit is set to be attended by more than 30 heads of state and top officials from the European Union and invited guest countries and 14 heads of international organisations.