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Syed Akbaruddin

'Terror-crime nexus an existential global threat,' says Syed Akbaruddin

Akbaruddin highlighted nefarious activities of terror outfits designated by world body including Islamic State, LeT and JeM.

20 Nov 2019 10:02 AM

'Waited for long to greet PM Modi,' says top UN envoy Syed Akbaruddin

Before departing for New York, Modi shared stage with Trump to address massive 50,000 plus audience at the 'Howdy, Mody!' event in Houston.

23 Sep 2019 2:28 PM

After Howdy Modi, PM arrives in New York for 74th UN General Assembly session

A total of over 75 Heads of State and Foreign Ministers will be meeting with Modi.

23 Sep 2019 9:43 AM

If Pak stoops low on J&K, India to soar high: Envoy

Akbaruddin said “poison pens” don’t work for too long.

21 Sep 2019 1:22 AM

'Will soar high when Pakistan stoops low at UN General Assembly': India

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has vowed to raise the Kashmir issue at UNGA session in New York on September 27.

20 Sep 2019 9:20 AM


India's current situation like 'no-man's land', calls for reforms in UN peacekeeping

However, in practice, there is not effective improvement of the cooperation between TCCs, the Security Council and the Secretariat.

10 Sep 2019 11:04 AM

'Will fight Pakistan in any arena of their choice,' says Syed Akbaruddin

Akbaruddin's statement came after Pakistan announced its decision to approach ICJ against India’s decision to scrap Article 370.

21 Aug 2019 12:07 PM

'Let me start with you': India's UN envoy shake hands with Pak scribes; see video

'Let me tell you, we've already extended our hand of friendship by saying we are committed to the Simla Agreement,' he said.

17 Aug 2019 9:44 AM

Ending Article 370 entirely internal matter with no external ramifications: India

After making a statement, Akbaruddin took questions from the reporters gathered at the UN Security Council stakeout.

17 Aug 2019 7:55 AM

D-Company mutation from crime syndicate to terror network 'real danger': India at UN

Akbaruddin stressed for collective action for destroying terror groups like D-Company, Jaish-e-Mohammad and Lashkar-e-Taiba.

10 Jul 2019 10:46 AM


Terrorists cannot be allowed to negotiate from 'place of advantage': India tells UN

Akbaruddin said the 'sanctuaries and safe havens' provided to terror networks have to be addressed for a peace in Afghanistan.

20 Jun 2019 6:50 PM

India supports Afghan-led inclusive peace process: Syed Akbaruddin

'The conduct of transparent, credible and timely Presidential elections during the year will assist in this endeavour,' he said.

20 Jun 2019 12:37 PM

‘A terrorist is no one’s friend... The global revulsion over Pulwama led to Azhar vote’

By March there was a broad-based coalition, unlike ever before, seeking the listing of Masood Azhar, says Syed Akbaruddin.

14 May 2019 5:35 AM

India slams UNSC Sanctions Committees for 'opacity', 'lack of accountability'

India slammed in an apparent reference to China repeatedly blocking New Delhi's bid to list Masood Azhar as a global terrorist.

11 Nov 2018 2:14 PM

Reform, or world peace may turn into world order in pieces: India to UN

In UNSC Open Debate, Akbaruddin said that the Council is facing a manifold crisis of performance, credibility, legitimacy, and relevance.

10 Nov 2018 1:32 PM


India wins election to UN Human Rights Council with highest votes

Given that there were five nations vying for five seats in the Asia Pacific category, India's election to the Council was all but certain.

13 Oct 2018 7:59 AM

Pakistan is a one-trick pony, says India ahead of UNGA

India called off talks on sidelines of UNGA accusing Pak and its PM Imran Khan of 'evil designs'.

24 Sep 2018 10:55 AM

Don’t indulge in polemics, make South Asia terror free: India to Pak at UN

Pak Ambassador Maleeha Lodhi raked up Kashmir issue, drawing sharp reaction from Akbaruddin who said Pak is 'regurgitating failed approach'.

30 Aug 2018 3:29 PM

Unrealistic to expect UN peacekeepers to protect civilians in conflict situations: India

Akbaruddin underscored that conflicts where peacekeeping operations were deployed were inherently messy, complex and difficult.

23 May 2018 2:09 PM

Syed Akbaruddin says world can learn from 'frenemies' India, China

'We at times work with China and at times, we agree to disagree and move on,' India's Permanent Representative to UN, Syed Akbaruddin said.

22 Mar 2018 6:16 PM