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Covid-19: Poor countries further threatened by the looming debt crisis, says UN report

Covid-19: Poor countries further threatened by the looming debt crisis, says UN report

As governments struggle to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic, billions of people living in countries teetering on the brink of economic col...Read More

Covid-19 expected to wipe out 195 mn full-time jobs in India: UN report

Covid-19 expected to wipe out 195 mn full-time jobs in India: UN report

About 400 million workers in India may sink into poverty

Cut global emissions by 7.6% every year: UN report

Cut global emissions by 7.6% every year: UN report

Geneva: On the eve of a year in which nations are due to strengthen their Paris climate pledges, a new UN Environment Programme (UNEP) re...Read More

Women scribes denied fair share in Indian media: UN report

Women scribes denied fair share in Indian media: UN report

While 26.3 per cent top jobs were held by women at online portals, TV channels employed 20.9 per cent and magazines 13.6 per cent women.

FDI flows to India grew 6% in 2018 to USD 42 bn: UN report

FDI flows to India grew 6% in 2018 to USD 42 bn: UN report

FDI to India grew by 6 pc to USD 42 billion in 2018, with strong inflows in the manufacturing, communication and financial services secto...Read More

Bihar, UP and MP have highest fertility rates among all Indian states: UN report

Bihar, UP and MP have highest fertility rates among all Indian states: UN report

United Nations: There is a stark contrast between the fertility rates of the three largest Hindi-speaking states and six non-Hindi-speaki...Read More

India made rapid progress in increasing access to sanitation in schools: UN report

India made rapid progress in increasing access to sanitation in schools: UN report

United Nations: India has made rapid progress in increasing access to sanitation in schools, the United Nations said in a report, noting ...Read More

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Myanmar rejects UN charges of genocide

Naypyidaw : Myanmar on Wednesday rejected a UN report that said there was evidence of genocide in the military operation carried out by t...Read More

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India: UN Kashmir report relied on unverified sources

United Nations : Reacting angrily to Pakistan’s reference to a UN report on Kashmir at the Security Council,  India has said the “so-call...Read More

UN report: Over 7,000 people from India filed applications for asylum in US in 2017 

UN report: Over 7,000 people from India filed applications for asylum in US in 2017 

United Nations: Over 7,000 people from India filed applications for asylum in the US last year, according to a report by the UN refugee a...Read More

World Water Day: By 2050, over 5bn could suffer water shortage across world, says UN Report

World Water Day: By 2050, over 5bn could suffer water shortage across world, says UN Report

Mumbai: More than 5 billion people worldwide could suffer water shortages by 2050 due to climate change, increased demand and polluted su...Read More

Singapore firms illegally sent luxury goods to North Korea: UN

Singapore firms illegally sent luxury goods to North Korea: UN

Singapore: A leaked draft of a UN report has claimed that two Singapore companies have violated sanctions by supplying luxury goods to No...Read More

India’s economic growth will remain at 7.6% in 2017: UN Report

India’s economic growth will remain at 7.6% in 2017: UN Report

United Nations: India will maintain the growth rate of 7.6 per cent in 2017 driven by a rebound in agriculture, strong manufacturing base...Read More

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Iran criticises UN report as ‘politically motivated’

Tehran: Iran on Wednesday dismissed a recent report by the UN special rapporteur on human rights in Tehran, Ahmed Shaheed, as “politicall...Read More

India to be fastest growing economy at 7.3% in 2016: UN report

India to be fastest growing economy at 7.3% in 2016: UN report

New Delhi: India will be the world’s fastest growing large economy at 7.3 per cent in 2016, improving further to 7.5 per cent in the foll...Read More

UN report: 20,000 North Koreans work as bonded labourers abroad

UN report: 20,000 North Koreans work as bonded labourers abroad

Geneva: The UN has said nearly 20,000 North Korean workers are employed as bonded labourers abroad with a majority of them present in Chi...Read More

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