Security Council

UNSC should not be misused with 'retaliatory intent' to name innocent civilians as terrorists: India

Pakistan had submitted the names of Indian nationals Angara Appaji, Gobinda Patnaik, Ajoy Mistry and Venumadhav Dongara for designation under the 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee.

published on : 8th October 2020

'Enough is enough': China attacks US at UN Security Council meeting over COVID-19 allegations

Chinese envoy to UN Zhang Jun said that 'if someone should be held accountable, it should be a few US politicians themselves'.

published on : 25th September 2020

Accorded highest priority to getting permanent membership of UNSC: India

Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan said India is actively engaged in the ongoing inter-governmental negotiations on reform of the powerful body at the UN.

published on : 18th September 2020

India deluding themselves by removing Kashmir issue from UNSC agenda: Pakistan

Replying to this, India has said that the outdated item in the council needs to be removed from the agenda permanently.

published on : 6th September 2020

Sudan declares three-month state of emergency over deadly floods

The Irrigation Ministry said that water levels of the Blue Nile are higher than the 1988 flood levels that destroyed tens of thousands of homes in several parts of Sudan.

published on : 5th September 2020

India thanks UNSC members for thwarting Pakistan attempt to get two Indians listed as terrorists

Pakistan had submitted the names of Angara Appaji and Gobinda Patnaik for designation under the 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee of the UN Security Council.

published on : 3rd September 2020

India firmly rejects China's attempt to raise Kashmir issue at UN Security Council

The Ministry of External Affairs asked China to draw proper conclusions from such infructuous attempts.

published on : 6th August 2020

COVID-19: Website helps connect plasma donors with recipients in Hyderabad

Since it went live about 10 days ago, over 260 requests have been fulfilled through this exercise.

published on : 5th August 2020

Japan confirms its scrapping US missile defense system

Japan's National Security Council is expected to also revise Japan's basic defense plan later this year to update the missile defense program and scale up the country's defense posture.

published on : 25th June 2020

India will be United Nations Security Council President for August 2021

The presidency of the Council is held by each of the members in turn for one month, following the English alphabetical order of the member states' names.

published on : 19th June 2020

Will bring transparency, credibility, effectiveness to work of UN Security Council: Indian envoy

This is the eighth time that India will sit at the UN high-table, which comprises five permanent members and 10 non-permanent members.

published on : 18th June 2020

Looking ahead to work on global peace, security: US praises India on UN Security Council election

In 2021, India, Norway, Ireland and Mexico will sit in the most powerful UN organ along with five permanent members -- China, France, Russia, the UK and the US.

published on : 18th June 2020

India elected non-permanent member of UN Security Council

Its victory was a given since it was the sole candidate vying for the lone seat from the grouping.

published on : 18th June 2020

UN begins voting for Security Council, seat assured for India

In a campaign document, India laid out a "5S" approach of Samman (respect), Samvad (dialogue), Sahyog (cooperation) Shanti (peace) and Samriddhi (prosperity).

published on : 17th June 2020

UN report on terrorism reiterates what Pakistan PM publicly 'confessed': India attacks Imran

External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said the international community is well acquainted with the reality that Pakistan is the 'nerve centre of terrorism'.

published on : 6th June 2020
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