United Nations
World  /  Published 23.02.19

Trump picks ambassador to Canada for UN post

President Donald Trump announced on Friday that he has selected Kelly Craft, the US ambassador to Canada, as his nominee to serve as the next US ambassador to the United Nations.Trump said in a pair o...
By AP in Washington

Opinion  /  Published 19.01.20

Revived focus on Kashmir

One of the consequences of the de-operationalization of Article 370 in August 2019 and its related actions was the resurfacing of the Jammu and Kashmir issue on the United Nations Security Council’s...
By Luv Puri

India  /  Published 16.01.20

Pakistan fails to raise Kashmir issue at UNSC

India has slammed Pakistan for again trying to raise the Kashmir issue in the UN Security Council where it failed one more time to find any support, with New Delhi asserting that Islamabad needs to fo...
By PTI in United Nations

Opinion  /  Published 11.06.19

Revering Planet Earth for a single day

All those who joined bicycle rallies last week or planted saplings and ranted about air pollution on Wednesday, welcome to the most happening month on the UN calendar. The United Nations promotes its ...
By Sudipta Bhattacharjee

India  /  Published 18.12.19

UN concerned over violence against CAA protests

Urging respect for the rights of freedom of opinion and expression, UN secretary-general Antonio Guterres has voiced concern over the violence and alleged use of excessive force by security personnel ...
By PTI in United Nations


North East  /  Published 14.12.19

Act violates UN stand: AASU

The All Assam Students’ Union (AASU), in a petition to the Supreme Court on Friday, said the Citizenship (Amendment) Act 2019 would violate the 2007 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indig...
By Rokibuz Zaman in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 01.01.19

The battles of Indians with disabilities

The reasons being attributed to the Bharatiya Janata Party’s defeats in Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan include unemployment, corruption and farmers’ distress. Could it be that the cons...
By Santosh Kumar Biswal

World  /  Published 27.12.18

UN call for peaceful polls in Bangladesh

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has asked all stakeholders in Bangladesh to ensure that the upcoming general elections are held in an environment free of violence and intimidation.The call came ...
By PTI in United Nations

India  /  Published 26.11.19

UNSC reform process like a Greek tragedy: India

Likening the unending UN Security Council reform process to a Greek tragedy enacted every year, India has asserted that an 'obsolescent' global governance structure cannot be fit for the purpose to ad...
By PTI in United Nations

Opinion  /  Published 24.11.19

Speaking up for women is every citizen's responsibility

Sir — According to the United Nations, today is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, and countries worldwide are already taking to the streets to spread awareness. In...
By The Telegraph


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