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Kashmir is a legal issue, resolve through plebiscite, says Pakistan

Oct 02, 2014

Kashmir is a legal issue, resolve through plebiscite, says Pakistan

At the weekly briefing here, Foreign Office spokesperson Tasnim Aslam also made it clear that IndoPak talks were not a substitute to the UN resolutions on Kashmir which envisage plebiscite in the region. #India #United Nations #Jammu and Kashmir #Pakistan #Narendra Modi #TheySaidIt #Nawaz Sharif #plebiscite #UNGA #Kashmir dispute
Ebola outbreak in Nigeria almost over, say US health authorities

Oct 01, 2014

Ebola outbreak in Nigeria almost over, say US health authorities

The Ebola outbreak in Nigeria is almost over, after an ordeal that began in July when a sick man with USLiberian citizenship flew there from Liberia. #World #United Nations #NewsTracker #Health #WHO #Africa #Nigeria #Goodluck Jonathan #Liberia #epidemic #Sierra Leone #Virus #Ebola #Disease #Outbreak #Guinea #Nigerian President
UNICEF to collate data on violence against children

Sep 30, 2014

UNICEF to collate data on violence against children

The UNICEF in collaboration with the Women and Child Development Ministry may soon undertake a survey to collate data on violence against children in India. #India #United Nations #NewsTracker #Unicef #Women and Child Development Ministry #violence against children

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In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

Jan 12, 2014

In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

The Americans grossly misjudged and miscalculated the response of India, ignoring the fact that Washington chose to up its ante at a time when general elections are less than four months away and no government in New Delhi could have politically afforded to take the American affront lying low. #United States #Barack Obama #diplomacy #ConnectTheDots #Preet Bharara #Nisha Desai Biswal #United Nation #Devyani Khobragade #Sangeeta Richards #India-US diplomacy #Diplomat arrest row
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Oct 01, 2014

North Americans Google Ebola after first U.S. case confirmed

WASHINGTON—Mounting concern about Ebola is manifesting itself in North America's online behaviour following the first-ever diagnosis of the virus on this continent. Ebola was the number one trending topic in Google searches in the United States, Cana...
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Oct 01, 2014

American Money: Is Franchising Right for You?

Black entrepreneurship is on a steady rise, with more African Americans deciding to go into business for themselves. Today, minority businesses make up almost 15 percent of this country's 28 million small businesses and employ 5.9 million workers in ...
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Oct 01, 2014

UN staffer dies of 'probable' Ebola

The United Nations said Wednesday a staff member in Liberia has died from "probable Ebola," while the World Health Organization said it was optimistic that an Ebola vaccine could be available for mass vaccination campaigns as early as 2015... #United Nations #Liberia #World Health Organization