Scientists have amassed a mountain of evidence pointing to even more dire impacts on the near horizon, while millions of youth activists are holding weekly strikes demanding government action.
The new citizenship law seeks to provide citizenship to non-Muslim persecuted religious minorities from Bangladesh, Pakistan and Afghanistan.
India's eight-year-old activist is a reminder of world's obligations to future generations: UN Chief
The young climate activist from Manipur also demanded convening of a special session of the UN Security Council to fight the climate crisis.
The Bill, which was passed in the Lok Sabha with 311 members favouring it and 80 voting against it, will now be tabled in the Rajya Sabha for its nod.
In India, 27.1 crore people were lifted out of poverty from 2005-06 to 2015-16, UNDP India resident representative Shoko Noda said.
The World Meteorological Organization said global temperatures so far this year were 1.1 degrees Celsius above the pre-industrial average.
A longtime climate activist, the billionaire media mogul was initially appointed UN special envoy on cities and climate change by then UN chief Ban Ki-moon in January 2014.
As the global campaign kicks off, UN Women's clarion call is for people to take a stand against the pervasive rape culture that surrounds us.
The UN envoy said she would present to the Iraqi parliament the results of her meetings with all factions of the Iraqi society.
Some of these migrant children who were in government custody this year have already been deported.
In 1995, the officially atheist government selected its own Panchen Lama and detained a six-year-old identified for the influential Buddhist position.
For example, June 21 was declared as International Day of Yoga after India had submitted an appeal in the General Assembly.
'The idea is to put more carbon into the soil, but that’s not going to be a simple thing because of the natural conditions,' said scientist Barron J. Orr.
The UN owed India 38 million dollars, among the highest it has to pay to any country, for peacekeeping operations as of March 2019.
820 million people facing food shortage while 1 billion tonne food wasted every year: UN secretary general
According to the UN's Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) report, India has the world's largest undernourished population with 194.4 million (14.5 per cent).