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Nearly 71 million now displaced by war, violence at home: UN

Annual 'Global Trends' released by UN counts number of world’s refugees, asylum-seekers and internally displaced people at the end of 2018.

19 Jun 2019 3:21 PM

UN raises concern over counterterrorism official's visit to China's Xinjiang

US Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan spoke with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to convey about Voronkov's trip.

16 Jun 2019 8:53 PM

PM Modi's animated avatar demonstrates Bhujangasana ahead of Yoga day

International Yoga Day was started after Modi, in 2104, suggested it in his speech at the UN General Assembly.

16 Jun 2019 11:23 AM

India votes in favor of Israel against Palestinian human rights group at UN

Israel had objected to Palestinian rights group Shahed being given an observer status in UN bodies

12 Jun 2019 3:24 PM

34 people rescued from Taliban-run prison by Afghan forces

Civilians, soldiers, policemen and intelligence agents were freed during the operation.

11 Jun 2019 1:27 PM


New AI model can generate high-quality but fake UN speeches

The open-source language model was trained using Wikipedia text and transcripts of over 7,000 speeches.

10 Jun 2019 10:25 AM

At least 400 Pakistanis infected with HIV after doctor used contaminated syringes

Authorities investigating the outbreak in Sindh said the accused doctor has also tested positive for HIV.

16 May 2019 2:59 PM

India gives clarion call at UN to adopt CCIT after Azhar blacklisting

India proposed a draft document on CCIT at UN in 1986 but it has not been implemented as there is no unanimity on definition of terrorism.

04 May 2019 5:11 PM

‘Pinpoint accuracy’ by India: UN lauds weather dept's prediction on Fani

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has classified Fani as an 'extremely severe cyclonic storm'.

04 May 2019 12:33 PM

Pakistan issues order to freeze assets of Azhar, impose travel ban

The government directed officials to take actions "as appropriate for the implementation of sanctions" against the JeM chief.

03 May 2019 8:48 AM


Pulwama attack played role in Azhar's listing as global terrorist by UN: MEA

Pakistan was making claims over the listing to divert attention from the 'huge diplomatic' setback it has suffered.

02 May 2019 5:11 PM

Masood Azhar hidden in a safe house in Islamabad by Pakistani agencies

Sources said PM Modi and Sushma Swaraj played a key role in getting Masood Azhar designated as a global terrorist by the UNSC.

02 May 2019 11:10 AM

Don't know if it's related to LS polls: Kamal Nath on UN listing of Masood

On March 13, China had fourth time blocked proposal by US, UK, and France, among others, to enlist Azhar as a global terrorist before UNSC.

02 May 2019 8:54 AM

India not to sit back and watch subversion of int'l order, says envoy Shringla

Shringla also said that it is necessary to make changes in international organisations, including the UN, based on ground realities.

01 May 2019 12:13 PM

'India has world's 2nd largest startup ecosystem': youth delegate at UN

India's young population is scripting remarkable success stories, said youth delegate Seema Pujani at an interactive round-table.

10 Apr 2019 2:42 PM


India supports UN’s veiled reference to Pak as 'serial offender', ‘apologists’

FATF has put Pak in the dock for terror financing and there is a possibility of sanctions to be imposed and to be put in greylist.

29 Mar 2019 9:25 AM

Huawei leads Asian domination of UN patent applications in 2018

WIPO oversees international treaties governing patents, trademarks and industrial designs.

19 Mar 2019 10:46 AM

Masood Azhar entitled for global terrorist, says US ahead of UN meet

Several attempts by US, Britain and France to designate Azhar as a global terrorist by UN were blocked by China.

13 Mar 2019 8:54 AM

World needs more women as mediators for peace

The countries that have experienced war on a large scale have now grown into major exporters of war weapons.

05 Mar 2019 12:00 AM

How much does your government spy on you?

Any country answering “yes” to that would forfeit 1,000 points and should abolish its system and start again.

01 Mar 2019 12:41 PM