United Nations
World  /  Published 29.05.22

Xinjiang: UN's chief raised concerns

UN's Human Rights Chief Michelle Bachelet called on the Chinese authorities to avoid "arbitrary and indiscriminate" measures in the Uyghur-populated region of Xinjiang, addressing the pu...
By Deutsche Welle

World  /  Published 27.05.22

UN praises India

Indian peacekeepers, as well as Blue Helmets from other nations, pushed back an attack by an armed group in Congo, a top UN official has said, lauding the peacekeepers' efforts and proactive role ...
By Yoshita Singh in United Nations

Campus  /  Published 26.05.22

City students deliberate policies at CaleMUN 2022 by Scottish Church College

Over 100 students took part in the on-ground event held over two days...
By Subhadrika Sen

World  /  Published 24.05.22

Rights chief China bound

Michelle Bachelet is making a landmark trip to the region, where Beijing is alleged to have repressed Muslim minorities. China said it's hoping the visit can "clarify misinformation." T...
By Deutsche Welle

Business  /  Published 19.05.22

Natural gas price surges in US

Investment stepped up, but not enough As the economic impact of COVID wanes, US energy firms are investing again with capital spending up by 20% to 30% this year, but still not enough to me...
By Deutsche Welle


India  /  Published 19.05.22

At UN, India defends wheat export ban, with Covid vaccine jibe

Calling out the West, India has said that food grains should not go the way of the Covid-19 vaccines as it voiced concern over hoarding, discrimination and the unjustified increase in food prices that...
By Yoshita Singh in United Nations

India  /  Published 13.05.22

India to reopen Kyiv Embassy

The Indian embassy in Ukraine that was shut after the war happened will reopen in Kyiv on May 17, according to The embassy  was closed following Russian shelling aggravated.  On M...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Geneva, United Nations

News  /  Published 11.05.22

DUK partners with UNEP and WHO to host workshop on disaster preparedness

The workshop, to be held from May 16 to May 27, is an effort towards capacity building in the use of modern technologies in disaster preparedness ...

India  /  Published 07.05.22

Parental son bias on private schools

Indian parents preferentially enrol their sons over their daughters in private schools, which tend to be expensive but are deemed to offer better-quality education than government schools, the United ...
By Basant Kumar Mohanty in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.05.22

India snubs Dutch diplomat

Earlier, Van Oosterom had tweeted: “You should not have abstained in the GA (General Assembly). Respect the UN Charter.” He was commenting on a tweet from Tirumurti that had shared the st...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi


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