Tag: United Nations

UN Secretary-General expresses concern over Sri Lankan political crisis

New York City: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed concern over the growing constitutional crisis in Sri Lanka and…

‘Ongoing genocide’ continues against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar: UN

United Nations: A fact-finding team of United Nations on Wednesday claimed that a genocide is still underway against Rohingya Muslims…

India’s 4Tune Factory gets UN award for women in business

United Nations: Kerala-based 4Tunes Factory has been given a special recogntion award by the UN Conference on Trade and Development…

Priyanka promotes importance of girls’ education in India

New Delhi: "I want to help little girls get an education to build a brighter, more secure future," said global…

Despite UN concern, India deports first batch of Rohingya Muslims to Myanmar

Guwahati: The first group of Rohingya Muslims were deported to Myanmar on Thursday. The Indian government had last year ordered…

UN Expert Voices Fears As Government Plans To Deport 7 Rohingyas

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND: A United Nations legal expert has voiced concern over government's plan to deport on Wednesday seven Rohingyas to…

Two-state solution becoming ‘more and more distant’: Guterres

United Nations: Painting a grim picture of the state of the world at the United Nations General Assembly annual meeting…

Trump, Rouhani attack each other at U.N.

United Nations: U.S. President Donald Trump and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani exchanged taunts and insults at the United Nations General…

UN has ‘no right to interfere’: Myanmar army chief

Rangoon: United Nations has no right to interfere in Myanmar sovereignty, said Myanmar's army chief Min Aung Hlaing. His comments…

US wants destabilization in Iran: Rouhani

Tehran: Iran president Hassan Rouhani said the US wishes to create insecurity in Iran. He said the US wants destabilization…

Kashmir is Pak’s ‘one trick pony’ act: India at UN

New York: India's Ambassador to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin, has said that India is confdent of handling the situation…

‘Love Sonia’ to be screened at United Nations

New Delhi 'Love Sonia', a film that delves into the global problem of human trafficking, is all set to be…

Reconstruction of Israel may take more than half a century: United Nations

New York: An official of United Nations said that the destruction caused after 2011 due to war in Syria is…

Baloch leader urges UN to address human rights violations in Balochistan

Geneva [Switzerland]: The Chairman of the Baloch Students Organization (BSO) Sohrab Baloch urged the newly appointed United Nations (UN) High…

UN warns world community of ‘humanitarian nightmare’ in Syria’s Idlib

United Nations: Expressing concern over civilian killings in Syria’s Idlib, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday appealed to Russia,…

Libya: Over 100 dead in September shipwrecks

Tripoli [Libya]: More than 100 people, including 20 children died in early September when two rubber boats carrying scores of…

UN in India hails SC order on Section 377

New Delhi: The United Nations in India welcomed the landmark ruling by the Supreme Court of India on Section 377…

India ignores Pakistan’s latest taunt on Kashmir at UN forum

United Nations: India has brushed aside Pakistan's latest attempt to raise the Kashmir issue at a UN forum and instead…

Trump administration ends funding for Palestinian refugee agency

Washington: The United States is halting its funding for the United Nations' agency for Palestinian refugees after determining that the…

UN report reveals serious human rights violations in Myanmar

United Nations: In the harshest indictment yet of the Myanmar military, the United Nations Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar, has…