India at UN

India assumes rotating UNSC presidency for December

“This presidency will be marked by two major events at the ministerial level – on reformed multilateralism and on counter-terrorism.

published on : 2nd December 2022

India expresses concern over reports of shelling near Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant

A spokesperson for the UN chief said regrettably, instead of de-escalation, there have been reports of further deeply worrying incidents that could if they continue, lead to disaster.

published on : 12th August 2022

China blocks proposal by US and India to blacklist JeM chief Masood Azhar's brother by UN

China, a permanent member of the Council and an ally of Pakistan, put a hold on a proposal by the US and India to designate Abdul Azhar as a global terrorist, and freeze his assets.

published on : 11th August 2022

India has first-hand experience of crime syndicates getting 'state hospitality' in neighbouring country: Envoy

Kamboj's remarks were a thinly-veiled reference to D-Company, responsible for the 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts, and its head Ibrahim, who is believed to be hiding in Pakistan.

published on : 10th August 2022

Attack inside Iraq clear violation of country's sovereignty: India on Dohuk shelling

The 15-nation Security Council condemned the Dohuk attack and urged all members to cooperate actively with the Iraqi government and all other relevant authorities in support of these investigations. 

published on : 27th July 2022

Developed countries must take lead in global transition towards net-zero: India at UN 

The UN explained that net zero means cutting greenhouse gas emissions to as close to zero as possible, with any remaining emissions re-absorbed from the atmosphere, by oceans and forests for instance.

published on : 21st July 2022

Severe blow to food security efforts if Ukraine conflict does not give way to dialogue, diplomacy: India 

World food prices are already climbing, and the war is making things worse, preventing some 20 million tonnes of Ukrainian grain from getting to the Middle East, North Africa and parts of Asia.

published on : 20th July 2022

Rising number of children recruited in terrorism-related activities worrying trend: India at UN 

India stressed the need for ending impunity for all actors inciting and perpetuating grave violations against children in armed conflict situations.

published on : 20th July 2022

There will be no winning side in Russia-Ukraine conflict: India tells UNSC

India's Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador T S Tirumurti said India remains on the side of peace.

published on : 6th May 2022

Russia-Ukraine war: At UNSC, India may take neutral stand on Moscow's claim on biological weapons

The US said Russia could be preparing the ground for using such weapons in Ukraine or that it may be setting up a false flag operation using these banned methods of warfare.

published on : 11th March 2022

UN General Assembly: Climate action, peace, security are key priorities for India

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrived in the city Saturday to attend the high-level UNGA session and will address world leaders on September 29.

published on : 24th September 2018