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UN calls for restraint after assassination of Iranian nuclear scientist

UN calls for restraint after assassination of Iranian nuclear scientist

The United Nations is calling for keeping restraint and avoiding the escalation of tensions in the Middle East after the assassination of...Read More

'Remember Abbottabad!' India slams Pak for presenting 'dossier of lies' at UN

'Remember Abbottabad!' India slams Pak for presenting 'dossier of lies' at UN

India on Tuesday lambasted Islamabad for presenting a "dossier of lies" against New Delhi at the United Nations, saying "concocting docum...Read More

'Regressive activities' like support to terrorism have increased worsening socio-economic impact of COVID-19: India at UN

'Regressive activities' like support to terrorism have increased worsening socio-economic impact of COVID-19: India at UN

New York [US]: Despite the United Nations Secretary General's call for a global ceasefire during the coronavirus pandemic, 'regressive ac...Read More

UN: Over 25,300 fleeing Ethiopia fighting have reached Sudan

UN: Over 25,300 fleeing Ethiopia fighting have reached Sudan

Ethiopia's growing conflict has resulted in more than 25,300 refugees fleeing the Tigray region into Sudan, the UN refugee agency said Mo...Read More

74 migrants drown after boat breaks down off Libya coast

74 migrants drown after boat breaks down off Libya coast

The UN migration agency says at least 74 migrants have drowned after a Europe-bound ship broke down off the coast of Libya. The tragedy o...Read More

Pakistan continues to support cross-border terrorism taking advantage of COVID-19 pandemic: India at UN

Pakistan continues to support cross-border terrorism taking advantage of COVID-19 pandemic: India at UN

New York [US]: India on Monday took on Pakistan regarding the issue of cross-border terrorism at the United Nations, saying that the worl...Read More

Dia Mirza expresses pride over being UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador on UN Day

Dia Mirza expresses pride over being UN Environment Goodwill Ambassador on UN Day

New Delhi: Actor and United Nations Environment Goodwill Ambassador Dia Mirza on Saturday took pride in being associated with the organis...Read More

Women from disadvantaged social groups at greater risk of gender-based violence: UN in India

Women from disadvantaged social groups at greater risk of gender-based violence: UN in India

Calling for attention to cases of sexual violence against women and girls in India, the UN in India said the alleged rape and murder in U...Read More

India has culture of living in harmony with nature: Prakash Javadekar at UN

India has culture of living in harmony with nature: Prakash Javadekar at UN

New York/New Delhi: Since time immemorial, India has a culture of not just conserving and protecting nature, but living in harmony with i...Read More

In address to UNGA, PM questions India’s exclusion from decision-making structures

In address to UNGA, PM questions India’s exclusion from decision-making structures

United Nations Pitching for India’s big role in world affairs, Prime Minister Narendra Modi strongly pressed for reforms in the United Na...Read More

PM Modi's speech at UNGA: Live updates here

PM Modi's speech at UNGA: Live updates here

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address the annual United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) today through video conference. Th...Read More

75th UNGA: Uzbekistan Prez proposes 
various important initiatives

75th UNGA: Uzbekistan Prez proposes various important initiatives

President put forward a number of important initiatives, including establishment of a Regional Centre for the Development of Transport an...Read More

Without comprehensive reforms, UN faces 'crisis of confidence': PM Modi

Without comprehensive reforms, UN faces 'crisis of confidence': PM Modi

United Nations: The United Nations faces a "crisis of confidence" without comprehensive reforms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, a...Read More

UN General Assembly adopts resolution on COVID-19

UN General Assembly adopts resolution on COVID-19

The General Assembly on Friday adopted an "omnibus" resolution to encourage international cooperation in response to COVID-19.The resolut...Read More

UN agencies supporting Modi govt-led 'health and socioeconomic efforts' to deal with COVID-19 pandemic: UN spokesperson

UN agencies supporting Modi govt-led 'health and socioeconomic efforts' to deal with COVID-19 pandemic: UN spokesperson

United Nations: As the number of COVID-19 cases in India soars to over 4.2 million, several UN agencies are supporting the government-led...Read More

'Convenient smokescreen': India says UNSC reform talks are being 'held hostage'

'Convenient smokescreen': India says UNSC reform talks are being 'held hostage'

The intergovernmental negotiations on Security Council reform are being "held hostage" and used as a "convenient smokescreen" by countrie...Read More

International Youth Day 2020: All you need to know about the awareness day designated by United Nations

International Youth Day 2020: All you need to know about the awareness day designated by United Nations

Designated by the United Nations as an awareness day, International Youth Day (IYD) holds the purpose to draw attention to a given set of...Read More

Pakistan's attempts to involve United Nations in Kashmir issue has not 'borne fruit': Indian envoy to UN

Pakistan's attempts to involve United Nations in Kashmir issue has not 'borne fruit': Indian envoy to UN

New York: Pakistan's attempts to involve the United Nations in the context of Jammu and Kashmir has not "borne fruit" and has been strong...Read More

Donald Trump, the only world leader to address UNGA in person

Donald Trump, the only world leader to address UNGA in person

"We're hoping that President Trump will actually be speaking in person in the General Assembly. He will be the only world leader to be sp...Read More

Meet Archana Soreng - Indian activist named by UN chief to new advisory group on climate change

Meet Archana Soreng - Indian activist named by UN chief to new advisory group on climate change

Archana Soreng, a climate activist from India, has been named by United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to his new advisory gr...Read More

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