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UN chief expresses concern over dissolving of Sri Lankan Parliament

The UN chief has expressed concern over Sri Lankan political turmoil and emphasised the "utmost importance" of respecting the democratic processes in the island nation.

published on : 12th November 2018

UN chief reiterates support and solidarity with Somalis after deadly attack

Antonio Guterres said that he has full faith that Somalis will not be deterred in their efforts for lasting peace and political stability.

published on : 10th November 2018

UN chief urges all parties to exercise restraint in Sri Lanka

A constitutional crisis has gripped Lanka since President Mathripala Sirisena's sacked Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Friday, and appointed former strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa as the new PM.

published on : 29th October 2018

UN chief Antonio Guterres, Canadian PM Justin Trudeau condole Amritsar train accident

At least 61 people were killed and 72 injured on Friday evening after a crowd of Dussehra revellers that had spilled onto railway tracks while watching burning of Ravana effigy was run over by train.

published on : 20th October 2018

UN chief appreciates Haley for 'excellent cooperation, support'

Responding to the resignation, First Daughter Ivanka Trump tweeted that Haley has served America with dignity and distinction.

published on : 9th October 2018

Climate directly linked to culture, says PM Modi after getting UNEP award

Modi, along with French President Emmanuel Macron, was named for this year's 'Champions of Earth' award by UNEP under the Policy Leadership category.

published on : 3rd October 2018

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres presents PM Modi with Champions of Earth award

PM Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron were jointly awarded the UN's highest environmental honour for their pioneering work in championing the International Solar Alliance.

published on : 3rd October 2018

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres: India must for multipolar world

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday asserted that it is ‘impossible’ to build a multipolar world without a very relevant role of India.

published on : 3rd October 2018

Mata Amritanandamayi felicitated by PM Narendra Modi for her support to Swachh Bharat

The amount was used to build toilets for the poor living along the banks of the Ganges.

published on : 3rd October 2018

UN chief Antonio Guterres hails Gandhi's principle of non-violence, denounces terrorism

Ahead of his visit, Guterres had said that India was an important partner of the UN in countering terrorism and preventing violent extremism.

published on : 2nd October 2018

India plays down UN chief’s remarks on Jammu and Kashmir

India on Monday played down UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres remark on Kashmir as he arrived in New Delhi on a four-day official visit, accompanied by a six-member delegation.  

published on : 2nd October 2018

Separatist leaders write to UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres on Kashmir issue ahead of his India visit

The UN secretary-general will be on a three-day visit to India from Monday.

published on : 1st October 2018

UN chief concerned over J&K, welcomes India's greater role in addressing peace, security challenges

The UN chief will be in India October 1 to 3 during when he will meet with President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj.

published on : 30th September 2018

UN, India to step up cooperation in counter-terrorism, terror financing: UN chief

The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy provides a solid framework for such joint action, while also calling upon all States to respect international humanitarian and human rights law.

published on : 30th September 2018

UN chief discusses regional dynamics with top Afghan official

The two leaders discussed the upcoming parliamentary elections in Afghanistan, prospects for peace negotiations and regional dynamics.

published on : 26th September 2018
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