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UN chief urges Lankan prez to allow vote in Parl 'as soon as possible'

The political turmoil began after Sirisena sacked PM Ranil Wickremesinghe and installed former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa in his place.

03 Nov 2018 3:27 PM

India asks UN to impose sanctions against terrorists for sexual violence

Remarks by Paulomi Tripathi, First Secretary in India's Permanent Mission, came after UN chief reported a huge increase in such brutalities.

26 Oct 2018 1:33 PM

UN chief Antonio Guterres visits Indonesian city hit by quake, tsunami

The 7.5-magnitude quake and wall of water that tore through Palu killed more than 2,000 and left thousands more missing, presumed dead.

12 Oct 2018 6:50 PM

Bulgarian journalist Marinova, who reported on corruption, raped and murdered

Marinova was a director of TVN, a small TV station in Ruse, and a TV presenter for two investigative programs.

09 Oct 2018 12:15 PM

Clean, green environment at root of govt policy, says PM

The UN Secretary-General said technology was on the side of those who believe in a green economy.

04 Oct 2018 1:40 AM


India-led solar alliance will outshine OPEC, says PM Modi

'The role of the oil wells today will be that of the Sun's rays tomorrow,' PM Modi said at the meeting in New Delhi.

03 Oct 2018 9:37 AM

India should support Bangladesh on Rohingya crisis: UN Secretary General

Guterres said that to keep population in such 'discriminatory situation' is 'an invitation for terrorist groups' to exploit the situation.

03 Oct 2018 8:05 AM

No communalism, extreme diversity in India: UN chief

There were no specific reference to any discussions on the Kashmir issue, amid speculation earlier that the UN chief might raise the issue.

03 Oct 2018 1:13 AM

PM Modi, Prez Kovind, other leaders pay homage to Mahatma Gandhi

Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi also paid tribute to Mahatma Gandhi at Rajghat.

02 Oct 2018 11:28 AM

Kashmir separatists write letter to UN secretary

During Mr Guterres’s visit, he is scheduled to meet President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and foreign minister Sushma Swaraj.

02 Oct 2018 2:03 AM


UN chief arrives in India, may discuss J&K with PM Modi

Guterres will also deliver a speech on ‘Global Challenges, Global Solutions’ in the capital on Tuesday afternoon.

02 Oct 2018 1:51 AM

UN chief urges 'positive dialogue' for peaceful resolution of J&K situation

He also said the UN welcomes a greater role for India in addressing regional peace and security challenges.

30 Sep 2018 2:48 PM

PM Modi, 48 other world leaders endorse UN chief's campaign to combat sex abuse

In 2017, Guterres had launched a campaign to prevent and end sexual exploitation by UN personnel.

28 Sep 2018 3:50 PM

Trump, Guterres discuss terrorism, proliferation at UN General Assembl

Trump called the UN 'a club for people to get together, talk and have a good time' and slammed 'utter weakness and incompetence of UN'.

26 Sep 2018 12:22 PM

World order increasingly chaotic, says UN chief

Guterres called for renewed commitment to a rules-based order with UN at its centre and warned against spreading 'politics of pessimism.'

26 Sep 2018 10:30 AM


Trump urges nations to work together to combat drug problem

India is among the early co-hosts of the meeting organised by the US on counter-narcotics that is supported by nearly 130 UN member states.

25 Sep 2018 12:15 PM

UN chief Antonio Guterres to visit India in October

The Secretary-General will arrive in New Delhi on October 1.

22 Sep 2018 12:37 PM

UN chief urges Myanmar to pardon convicted Reuters reporters

'It is my deep belief that that should not happen,' he said adding that he hoped Myanmar govt would pardon and release them at the earliest.

21 Sep 2018 11:42 AM

UN chief calls for concrete action to follow up on N Korea's denuclearisation

Guterres welcomed the announcement by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a summit with Moon Jae-in in Pyongyang.

20 Sep 2018 1:37 PM

Corruption costs USD 2.6 trillion or 5 pc of global GDP, says UN chief

He urged the international community to work effectively against money laundering, tax evasion and illicit financial flows.

11 Sep 2018 12:00 PM