Antonio Guterres
World  /  Published 30.01.21

Alarm over Myanmar army threats

The UN and western governments voiced alarm on Friday over threats by Myanmar’s military that have stirred fears of a coup in the aftermath of an election the army says was fraudulent. UN secre...
By Reuters in Yangon

World  /  Published 28.07.20

Indian activist in UN advisory group on climate change

A climate activist from India has been named by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to his new advisory group comprising young leaders who will provide perspectives and solutions to tackle the worse...
By PTI in United Nations

World  /  Published 07.01.20

Highest level of global tension this century: UN chief

Amid escalating US-Iran tensions over the killing of Iran's most influential General Qassim Suleimani, the UN chief has voiced concern over the geopolitical tensions, saying such conflicts are at thei...
By PTI in United Nations

World  /  Published 16.12.19

UN rues climate meet failure

The longest global climate change talks closed early on Monday after nearly 48 hours extra talk time, but left analysts and even the UN secretary general “disappointed” by their poor progress and ...
By Jayanta Basu in Madrid

Opinion  /  Published 23.06.19

A desi snack in England

Sir — Amit Roy’s report on Angus Denoon, a British chef bringing Calcutta to London through his ‘Jhalmuri Express’ (“Jhalmuri Express a hit at Oval”, June 12), a colourful makeshift stall,...
By The Telegraph


World  /  Published 04.06.20

Nations must uphold human dignity as Covid impacts migrants: UN chief

 Refugees, internally displaced persons and migrants are among the hardest hit due to the Covid-19 pandemic, UN chief Antonio Guterres said, calling on nations to uphold human dignity and respect...
By PTI in United Nations

World  /  Published 12.10.19

Out of cash, UN to ration heating, freeze hiring from Oct 14

No new hiring, after-hours meetings or late-night receptions at the United Nations headquarters. No more optional travel. No new furniture or replacement computers unless absolutely necessary.Heating ...
By New York Times News Service in New York

World  /  Published 11.11.18

Rajapaksa leaves ally for solo fight

Mahinda Rajapaksa on Sunday ended his five-decade association with the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) of President Maithripala Sirisena, who had appointed him Prime Minister in a disputed move, and jo...
By Agencies in Colombo

North East  /  Published 04.05.20

Naga Hoho moves UN on rights violations

The Naga Hoho on Monday appealed to the United Nations to intervene against the alleged violations of human rights in Naga areas in the Northeast and northwestern part of Myanmar amidst the Covid-19 p...
By Bhadra Gogoi in Dimapur

World  /  Published 01.04.20

Covid-19 is worst crisis since World War II: UN

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that the world faces the most challenging crisis since World War II, confronting a pandemic threatening people in every country, one that will bring a ...
By AP in United Nations


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