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Pulwama terror attack: UN chief calls on India, Pakistan to take 'immediate steps' to defuse tensions

The already sour relations between India and Pakistan have worsened over the past week as New Delhi blamed Islamabad for the Pulwama attack by Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed.

published on : 20th February 2019

Pakistan seeks urgent UN intervention to de-escalate tensions with India after the Pulwama attack

India has rejected any third party intervention on the Kashmir issue and has maintained that all outstanding matters in Indo-Pak ties should be resolved bilaterally.

published on : 19th February 2019

Children raise voices against discrimination, gender, caste

The LSR volunteers had training modules to teach the children and covered aspects such as identity and their variance in public and private spaces.

published on : 18th February 2019

Heather Nauert withdraws nomination to replace Indian-American Nikki Haley as US envoy to UN

Nauert, 48, a former Fox News anchor, issued a statement on Saturday citing family reasons for her decision.

published on : 17th February 2019

'Responsible Tourism can make Kerala score high in Sustainable Devpt Goals'

On partnerships for the SDGs, Kerala can be among the best places in the world, said Goodwin, an Emeritus Professor at Manchester Metropolitan University and Advisor to the World Travel Market.

published on : 12th February 2019

A ticket to her creative dream

Nikita believes this will give her a great opportunity to network among some of the best brains in the world.

published on : 11th February 2019

UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres sees hope for Africa in upcoming general elections and deals

He felt that peace agreements between Ethiopia - Eritrea and South Sudan - CAR hs brought a 'wind of hope' across the continent.

published on : 9th February 2019

UN: US force-feeding immigrants may breach torture agreement

One of the detainees refusing food, a 22-year-old man, described being dragged from his cell three times a day and strapped down on a bed as a group of people poured liquid into tubes pushed through h

published on : 8th February 2019

India calls for collective quest for revitalised UN General Assembly

India's Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador K Nagaraj Naidu stressed that the reform of the Security Council is central to the overall process of revitalising the United Nations.

published on : 7th February 2019

Suspicious mail from India arrives at UNHCR in Athens

All contained an industrial irritant that provoked some allergic reactions but was not dangerous to health, the authorities said.

published on : 21st January 2019

Al-Qaeda-linked jihadists in Mali kill 10 UN peacekeepers, injure 25

Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it was in reaction to the visit to Chad by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

published on : 21st January 2019

‘Men and women need to work together’

Police Commissioner, Neeraj Kumar, G Parthasarathy, principal St Stephen’s College, Prof. John Verghese. 

published on : 18th January 2019

UN warns against new clashes in Libya's capital Tripoli

Condemning the recent military mobilisation of forces in southern Tripoli , The United Nations Support Mission in Libya is said to be monitoring the situation closely.

published on : 16th January 2019

Australia to 'carefully consider' Saudi woman's asylum plea

Australian officials will consider her case if the United Nations seems her situation to be risky.

published on : 8th January 2019

Sabarimala Row: UN encourages all to respect rule of law

The intergovernmental organisation also emphasised that the law is above all religions.

published on : 5th January 2019
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