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UN should resolve Kashmir issue in peaceful manner: Turkey

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan last year had advocated a multilateral dialogue to resolve the Kashmir issue.

published on : 14th September 2018

NBW warrant by Maharashtra court a political ploy by BJP, Modi couldn't digest UN invitation to Naidu: TDP

Senior TDP leader E Peddi Reddy, said that Naidu would be delivering a talk on the sidelines of United Nations General Assembly in the US, and attempts are being made to thwart the same.

published on : 14th September 2018

UN team reaches Kerala to review post-flood needs

A team of officials from the United Nations has reached the state capital for reviewing the post-flood scene and to study the needs.

published on : 14th September 2018

Hunger reached 'alarming' 10-year high in 2017, according to latest UN report 

The report estimates that the number of undernourished globally, increased to 821 million in 2017; meaning that one in every nine people, does not have enough to eat.

published on : 12th September 2018

India regrets Kashmir issue being raised at UN Human Rights Council

In her first address to the HRC, Bachelet had said the recent human rights report on Kashmir had not been followed up.

published on : 12th September 2018

Myanmar waging 'campaign against Reuters journalists': United Nations

A fresh report from the UN rights office decried "the instrumentalisation of the law and of the courts by the government and military in what constitutes a political campaign against independent journ

published on : 11th September 2018

New UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet rakes up Kashmir issue

The report, launched by her predecessor Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, had been critical of the human rights situation in Kashmir, particularly the use of pellet guns as a measure of crowd control.

published on : 11th September 2018

Major Idlib raid could spark worst catastrophe of 21st century: UN

Since 2015, Idlib has been home to a complex array of anti-regime forces: secular rebels, Islamists, Syrian jihadists with ties to Al-Qaeda -- and their foreign counterparts.

published on : 10th September 2018

New UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet: From torture victim to rights bulwark

Arrested in 1975 under Pinochet's military regime, Michelle Bachelet was held for several weeks at the infamous Villa Grimaldi interrogation and torture centre in Santiago.

published on : 10th September 2018

UN lauds SC verdict on homosexuality, hopes it will boost efforts to eliminate stigma

It also hoped the ruling will be the first step towards guaranteeing the full range of fundamental rights to LGBTI persons.

published on : 6th September 2018

Israel closes sole people crossing with Gaza after riot: Israeli Army

Egyptian and United Nations officials have been mediating indirect negotiations on a long-term truce between Israel and Gaza's Islamist rulers Hamas, who have fought three wars since 2008.

published on : 5th September 2018

US to lead Security Council talks on Iran in late September: Nikki Haley

With the United States now holding the presidency of the Security Council, Haley said the aim is to put further pressure on Tehran over its alleged violations of council resolutions.

published on : 5th September 2018

Palestine brand US aid cut to UNRWA 'a flagrant assault'

The US has been the largest donor to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (Unrwa) - but now says the organisation is "irredeemably flawed".

published on : 2nd September 2018

United Nations start distributing emergency aid to Ebola victims

WFP is providing food to patients and caregivers in hospitals located in the towns of Mangina and Beni. 

published on : 1st September 2018

Most natural disasters are avoidable: Muralee Thummarukudy

The dams could have been used more imaginatively to store and disburse water, said Muralee Thummarukudy at an event organised by the Kerala Management Association on Friday. 

published on : 1st September 2018
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