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Thousands flee as Turkey intensifies assault against Kurdish forces

Thousands flee as Turkey intensifies assault against Kurdish forces

Akcakale: Turkey pressed its assault against US-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria on Thursday for a second day, pounding the region...Read More

United Nations faces the worst cash crisis in nearly a decade; might not be able to pay the salaries to its officials next month

United Nations faces the worst cash crisis in nearly a decade; might not be able to pay the salaries to its officials next month

How did the world body end up more than USD 200 million in the red? The answer: member states who have not paid their expected contributi...Read More

India among 34 UN member states to pay regular budget dues in full and on time

India among 34 UN member states to pay regular budget dues in full and on time

United Nations: India is among a handful of only 34 UN member states which paid their regular budget dues in full and on time to the worl...Read More

'Rural India is changing': Women sarpanchs to United Nations

'Rural India is changing': Women sarpanchs to United Nations

United Nations: Two women sarpanchs have brought to the UN the story of India changing the rural power structure by empowering women thro...Read More

From typo queen to domestic abuser: Who is Pak’s new UN Ambassador Munir Akram?

From typo queen to domestic abuser: Who is Pak’s new UN Ambassador Munir Akram?

In a major reshuffle of diplomats, Pakistan on Monday removed Maleeha Lodhi and appointed Munir Akram as the country's permanent represen...Read More

Jawaharlal Nehru approaching UN on Jammu and Kashmir was more than a Himalayan blunder: Amit Shah

Jawaharlal Nehru approaching UN on Jammu and Kashmir was more than a Himalayan blunder: Amit Shah

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday faulted Jawaharlal Nehru's handling of Jammu and Kashmir, saying approaching the Unite...Read More

Rangoli Chandel takes a dig at Priyanka Chopra for her #HowDareYou tweet

Rangoli Chandel takes a dig at Priyanka Chopra for her #HowDareYou tweet

"Hamare desh mein bhi bahut log tan man dhan se environment keliye kaam kar rahe hain, unkeliye bhi kabhi kuch payaar ke shabd bol dijiye...Read More

One meter sea level rise by 2100: United Nations

One meter sea level rise by 2100: United Nations

Paris: Sea levels could rise by a meter and force millions of people to migrate by 2100 if current trends in climate change continue unab...Read More

Humanity must rescue oceans to save itself from climate crisis: UN

Humanity must rescue oceans to save itself from climate crisis: UN

Monaco: Two days after a climate summit failed to deliver game-changing pledges to slash carbon emissions, the United Nations warned Wedn...Read More

Mahatma Gandhi helped bring out inner strength of people: PM Narendra Modi at UN

Mahatma Gandhi helped bring out inner strength of people: PM Narendra Modi at UN

New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared his thoughts on Mahatma Gandhi at a programme hosted by India at the United Nations (UN) he...Read More

A trade deal soon with India: Donald Trump after bilateral meet

A trade deal soon with India: Donald Trump after bilateral meet

New York: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said his country will soon have a trade deal with India to boost economic ties between the...Read More

PM Modi meets Donald Trump for bilateral in New York

PM Modi meets Donald Trump for bilateral in New York

New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met United States President Donald Trump for a bilateral on the sidelines of the UN General Assemb...Read More

President Trump again offers to mediate on Kashmir, says 'they both have to want it'

President Trump again offers to mediate on Kashmir, says 'they both have to want it'

New York: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday (local time) reiterated his offer to mediate between India and Pakistan while making it cl...Read More

#HowDareYou? : Greta Thunberg To World Leaders At UN Climate Summit

#HowDareYou? : Greta Thunberg To World Leaders At UN Climate Summit

"You have stolen my dreams and my childhood with your empty words," were the emotional words of Greta Thunberg, the teenage Swedish envir...Read More

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 50KW 'Gandhi Solar Park' in New York

PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 50KW 'Gandhi Solar Park' in New York

India has gifted USD one million for a Solar Panel and Green Roof Project under which solar panels will be installed on the rooftop of th...Read More

Narendra Modi to stress on usage of cyberspace for countering extremist narratives at UN meet

Narendra Modi to stress on usage of cyberspace for countering extremist narratives at UN meet

New York: Countering terrorist and extremist narratives using internet and cyberspace will be Prime Minister Narendra Modi's key area of ...Read More

'Possibility of accidental war with India cannot be ruled out', says Pakistan Foreign Minister

'Possibility of accidental war with India cannot be ruled out', says Pakistan Foreign Minister

Mehmood Qureshi expressed apprehension about a sudden war over Kashmir in a conversation at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHR...Read More

India, Pakistan to fight it out on Jammu and Kashmir at UNHRC

India, Pakistan to fight it out on Jammu and Kashmir at UNHRC

India is expected to assert its well-articulated position that restrictions were imposed to save human lives and cite the record that not...Read More

India's domestic computer services growth to cut over-reliance on exports: UN report

India's domestic computer services growth to cut over-reliance on exports: UN report

United Nations: India's domestic market for computer services is forecast to grow faster than their exports, fuelled by the government's ...Read More

US Senator Bernie Sanders says 'deeply concerned' about situation in Kashmir

US Senator Bernie Sanders says 'deeply concerned' about situation in Kashmir

Sanders asked the US government to "speak out boldly" in support of a UN-backed peaceful resolution to resolve the Kashmir issue.

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