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Books  /  Published 20.11.20

A platinum partnership: India in the United Nations

The early decades post Independence and through the Cold War years — comprising in all some 45 years of UN history — sees an Indian approach which, in Murthy’s words, “... it w...
By T.C.A. Raghavan in

India  /  Published 18.11.20

UN: India terror jibe at Pakistan

The Covid-19 pandemic has not prevented some countries from supporting cross-border terrorism and spreading religious hatred, India has said at the UN, in an apparent reference to Pakistan, asserting ...
By Yoshita Singh in New York

Opinion  /  Published 12.11.20

Guardians of the environment

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations has observed that supporting pastoralist systems would contribute directly to achieving several Sustainable Development Goals: elimination o...
By Aastha Maggu in

India  /  Published 31.10.20

Treks that light up mountain homes

An Indian social business that leads Himalayan treks to set up solar micro-grids in remote mountain villages plans to expand its clean-energy work to other countries facing similar challenges, after w...
By Reuters in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 22.10.20

Dark water: Lessons from Hyderabad floods

The waters are turning deeper, but are crucial lessons being learnt from their depths? This is an important question to ask in the wake of the floods in Hyderabad, which have claimed over 70 lives and...
By The Editorial Board in

Jharkhand  /  Published 20.10.20

UN official criticises Swamy arrest

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet has appealed to the Union government to safeguard the rights of human rights defenders and NGOs, and their ability to carry out their work on be...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Opinion  /  Published 14.10.20

Stomach this: Conflict and food security

The Nobel Peace Prize being awarded to the United Nations’ World Food Programme underlines the urgency of the challenge posed by hunger in a planet ravaged by conflict, the vagaries of climate c...
By The Editorial Board in

Opinion  /  Published 12.10.20

Food for thought: Nobel Peace Prize for UN programme

Sir — It is heartening that this year’s Nobel Peace Prize was awarded to the United Nations World Food Programme. This will prioritize the importance of alleviating global hunger amidst th...
By The Telegraph in

World  /  Published 09.10.20

UN's Food Programme wins Peace Nobel

The United Nations' World Food Programme on Friday won the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize for its efforts to combat hunger and food insecurity around the globe. The organisation provided assistance to al...
By Agencies in Stockholm

India  /  Published 06.10.20

UN speaks out, Delhi bristles

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By Anita Joshua in New Delhi


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