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Jul 26, 2017
Narendra Modi unlikely to attend UNGA in September; Sushma Swaraj to address session third year in rowPrime Minister Narendra Modi is unlikely to attend the annual UN General Assembly Session in September and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will address the high-level session, according to the provisional agenda released by the UN.
Jun 23, 2017
Britain defeated in UN vote on Chagos archipelago: Islanders 'decolonisation' bid gains momentumMauritius and the Chagos Islanders have won a major victory at the United Nations in one of the last remaining issues related to decolonisation.
Jun 16, 2017
UN General Assembly approves creation of new counter-terrorism office; India welcomes moveThe UN General Assembly has approved the establishment of a new office to coordinate counter-terrorism efforts
Jun 16, 2017
India welcomes 'much-awaited' step of creation of new UN Office of Counter-TerrorismThe UN General Assembly adopted a resolution to establish a United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism.
Jun 01, 2017
UN General Assembly's Miroslav Lajcak promises to push for Security Council reformThe UN General Assembly's (UNGA) president-elect Miroslav Lajcak has promised to give new impetus to the stalled Security Council reform process, saying "the time is up" for it.
Mar 30, 2017
India calls for overhauling UN General Assembly electoral processesIndia has called for overhauling the processes in the UNGA as an initial step towards reforming and revitalising the working methods of the UN organ.
Mar 28, 2017
UN nuclear weapons' ban: India not participating in talks, says it's not convincedIndia is not participating in the first UN conference in more than 20 years on a global nuclear weapons ban which opened here amid objections from major nuclear powers.
Dec 22, 2016
Syria: United Nations votes to set up panel to prepare war crimesThe UN General Assembly has agreed to set up a panel to gather evidence on war crimes in Syria, taking a first step toward prosecuting those responsible for atrocities in the nearly six-year war.
Dec 17, 2016
Barack Obama on Aleppo: 'Syria's Assad, Russia and Iran have blood on hands'Bashar al-Assad's Syrian regime and its Russian and Iranian backers have blood on their hands, US President Barack Obama has said while pitching for an impartial international observer force in Aleppo to coordinate an orderly evacuation through safe corridors.
Dec 02, 2016
UN issues formal apology to Haiti for its role in cholera epidemic causing over 9,000 deathsThe UN formally apologized to Haiti for its role in the country's cholera epidemic after refusing to admit its responsibility up until this year.