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UN's financial crisis real, we need a solution that works: India

India, which is owed USD 38 million by the United Nations for peacekeeping operations, has called for a comprehensive solution to address...Read More

UNSC sanctions terror group ISIS’ South Asia Branch

UNSC sanctions terror group ISIS’ South Asia Branch

United Nations: The UN has sanctioned ISIS’ South Asia Branch, a terrorist group formed in 2015 by a Pakistani national and a former comm...Read More

Dia Mirza, Alibaba chief among 17 new ‘SDG Advocates’ of United Nations

Dia Mirza, Alibaba chief among 17 new ‘SDG Advocates’ of United Nations

United Nations: Indian actress Dia Mirza and Alibaba chief Jack Ma are among the 17 global public figures appointed by UN Secretary-Gener...Read More

Cyclone Fani: UN agency praises India on minimising loss of life

United Nations: The UN agency for disaster reduction has commended the Indian Meteorological Department’s “almost pinpoint accuracy” of e...Read More

India gives clarion call at UN to adopt Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism

India gives clarion call at UN to adopt Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism

United Nations: India, close on the heels of getting Pakistan-based JeM chief Masood Azhar blacklisted, has given a clarion call at the U...Read More

Stop taking credit for Masood Azhar’s listing: Congress

Stop taking credit for Masood Azhar’s listing: Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday hit out at the Modi government for singularly claiming credit for the designation of Masood Azhar as ...Read More

UN declaring Masood Azhar global terrorist shows international commitment to rooting out terrorism in Pakistan: US

Washington: The UN declaring Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar a global terrorist demonstrates international commitment to rooting out ...Read More

UN decision to declare Masood Azhar global terrorist big success for India: PM Narendra Modi

UN decision to declare Masood Azhar global terrorist big success for India: PM Narendra Modi

Jaipur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Wednesday the UN decision to declare Masood Azhar a global terrorist is a big success for In...Read More

VVIP chopper case: Delhi court reserves order on Christian Michel’s plea

VVIP chopper case: Delhi court reserves order on Christian Michel’s plea

New Delhi: A Delhi Court on Thursday reserved order on a plea by Christian Michel, alleged middleman arrested in the AgustaWestland VVIP ...Read More

UN owes India USD 38 million for peacekeeping operations: Antonio Guterres

United Nations: The UN owes India $30 million for its contributions to the peacekeeping operations, according to Secretary-General Antoni...Read More

UN concerned over Tunisia detention of Libya expert

UN concerned over Tunisia detention of Libya expert

United Nations: The United Nations has expressed its “grave concern” over the detention in Tunisia of a UN expert tasked with investigati...Read More

President considered daughter Ivanka for World Bank head

President considered daughter Ivanka for World Bank head

Washington: President Trump considered nominating his daughter to head the World Bank, and she also would have been “great” as US ambassa...Read More

More than 113 milion people suffer ‘acute hunger’: UN

Paris: More than 113 million people across 53 countries experienced “acute hunger” last year because of wars and climate disasters, with ...Read More

China has responsibility to not shield Pakistan: US

China has responsibility to not shield Pakistan: US

Washington: China has a responsibility not to shield Pakistan, a senior Trump administration official has said, expressing deep disappoin...Read More

UN received 259 allegations of sexual exploitation, abuse in 2018: Report

UN received 259 allegations of sexual exploitation, abuse in 2018: Report

United Nations: The UN received a total of 259 allegations of sexual exploitation and abuse committed by the staff working in its agencie...Read More

China has been practicing double standards in dealing with India

The Red China has blocked, for the fourth time, the proposal to designate Masood Azhar as a global terrorist by the UN, while his Pak bas...Read More

UN chief asks for “restraint”

UN chief asks for “restraint”

United Natons: UN chief Antonio Guterres is following the situation between India and Pakistan “very closely” and has appealed to the gov...Read More

Pakistan writes to UN rights chief over alleged violations in Kashmir

Pakistan writes to UN rights chief over alleged violations in Kashmir

Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has written a letter to the UN rights chief over alleged human rights violation...Read More

North Korea asks UN to help address food shortage

United Nations: North Korea has asked UN aid agencies for help to address a looming food crisis after figures forecast a sharp drop in cr...Read More

UN asks for escorts for military observers in Kashmir after Pakistan flag incident

UN asks for escorts for military observers in Kashmir after Pakistan flag incident

United Nations: The UN has asked the Indian government for additional escorts for its military observers in Kashmir after one of its vehi...Read More