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DiCaprio and 3,00,000 others take part in climate change demonstration in NY

Sep 22, 2014

DiCaprio and 3,00,000 others take part in climate change demonstration in NY

New York City on Sunday was the scene of a huge and colourful demonstration against climate change with more than 3,00,000 people turning out as part of an international initiative to raise awareness about the dangers of global warming. #United Nations #US #climate change #DiCaprio #New York #Global warming #Bill de Blasio #NY mayor #rising sea levels
Not just America, it's the world vs Islamic State Obama

Sep 20, 2014

Not just America, it's the world vs Islamic State Obama

Over 40 countries have offered to help the broad campaign against the Islamic State or ISIL so far from training and equipment, to humanitarian relief, to flying combat missions. #Barack Obama #United Nations #US #Syria #TheySaidIt #Bashar al-Assad #Iraq #journalists #Syrian civil war #Sarin gas #American government #Ghouta #Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant #James Foley #Peter Theo Curtis
Ebola vaccine could be ready by the end of this year UN

Sep 20, 2014

Ebola vaccine could be ready by the end of this year UN

Liberia along with Guinea and Sierra Leone are the countries that have been hardest hit by the outbreak of the Ebola virus disease. #United Nations #NewsTracker #Health #Liberia #Congo #Sierra Leone #Ebola #Disease #Ebola outbreak #UNDAC team #UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response
US based Sikh group asks fellow community members to fight climate change

Sep 19, 2014

US based Sikh group asks fellow community members to fight climate change

Washington-based environmental organisation, EcoSikh has asked Sikhs to strengthen their connection to the Sikh faith through environmentalism. #World #United Nations #US #NewsTracker #Washington #New York #Sikhs #Sikh group #EcoSikh #UN Climate Change Sumit #Sikh Environmental Day
UNSC declares Ebola 'threat to peace', forms emergency mission

Sep 19, 2014

UNSC declares Ebola 'threat to peace', forms emergency mission

UN has declared the Ebola virus a threat to international peace and security while Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced the formation of an emergency mission. #United Nations #NewsTracker #Nigeria #Liberia #West Africa #Sierra Leone #Ebola Virus #Ebola #Guinea #Ebola virus epidemic #Ebola Health scare

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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

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No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Sep 21, 2014

Celebrities, Long Islanders join international march for climate change action

Demonstrators waving giant banners calling for "climate justice" and singing "Power to the People" lined up in Manhattan Sunday morning for an event billed as the largest climate change march in history, with nearly 2,700 corresponding events organiz... #United Nations #Al Gore #Paris #Barack Obama #Mark Ruffalo #Leonardo DiCaprio #Ban Ki-moon
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Sep 21, 2014

Barack Obama urges United Nations to set up global ban on fighters

Resolution, thought to be widely supported, would impose travel bans on fighters intent on joining overseas wars Continue reading..... #United Nations #Barack Obama #United States #Syria #Iraq
No need to fight: Jairam, Modi both right about toilets

Sep 21, 2014

Former CEO of Kozloduy NPP: Bulgaria Needs Energy Strategy by 2050

Yordan Yordanov, former CEO of Bulgaria’s Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant, has underscored the need to adopt a national strategy for the development of the energy sector in the period 2030-2050. In a Sunday interview for the Bulgarian National Radio, Yo... #United Nations #Barack Obama #United States #Syria #Iraq