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World  /  Published 31.05.20

Trump wants to expand G7 to G10 or G11, include India

US President Donald Trump has postponed the G7 Summit till September and expressed his desire to expand the 'outdated' bloc to G10 or G11, including India and three other nations to the grouping of th...
By PTI in Washington

World  /  Published 14.04.20

UNGA meetings for next few months postponed

The UN General Assembly meetings scheduled for the next few months have been postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the member states are holding discussions on how to proceed with the high-level ...
By PTI in United Nations

Health  /  Published 03.12.19

Is the future accessible?

On December 3, the world observes the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) amid awareness marches, street plays and cultural programmes. But what happens next? A small step may n...
By in

India  /  Published 26.11.19

Constitution a seminal document: UNGA President

Congratulating India on the occasion of the 70th Constitution Day, the President of the UN General Assembly on Tuesday said the country's Constitution is a 'seminal document' which marked its emergenc...
By PTI in United Nations

India  /  Published 24.10.19

Understanding of US critics limited: Delhi

India on Thursday said it was regrettable that a few members of the US Congress used a congressional hearing on human rights in South Asia to question the measures taken recently to safeguard lives an...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

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 10.10.19

India seeks Turkey restraint

India on Thursday urged Turkey to exercise restraint and respect Syria’s sovereignty a day after Ankara, with US President Donald Trump’s approval, attacked a Syrian militia that had helped Washin...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 08.10.19

No word yet on Xi-Modi meeting expected over weekend

As Mahabalipuram readies itself for the second Xi-Modi informal summit, both capitals on Tuesday continued to hold back on making an official announcement on the visit — expected to begin on Friday ...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

India  /  Published 01.10.19

Kashmir thrust Shah missed

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad had joined Pakistan, China and Turkey in raising Kashmir at the UN General Assembly last week, which brings under stress Union home minister Amit Shah’s cla...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.09.19

Congress backs Prime Minister on firm stand

The Congress on Sunday stood with Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the stand taken by India at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Jammu and Kashmir but took him to task for returning from t...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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