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China says it will 'be in touch' with India over Masood Azhar ban in UN

Updated : Dec 02, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

China says it will 'be in touch' with India over Masood Azhar ban in UN

China said on Friday that it will remain in touch with India and "relevant parties" on Beijing blocking India's bid for a UN ban on Pakistan-based JeM chief Masood Azhar #India #China #United Nations #Pakistan #NewsTracker #UN #Beijing #Masood Azhar #JeM
UN issues formal apology to Haiti for its role in cholera epidemic causing over 9,000 deaths

Updated : Dec 02, 2016

By : IANS

Category : World

UN issues formal apology to Haiti for its role in cholera epidemic causing over 9,000 deaths

The UN formally apologized to Haiti for its role in the country's cholera epidemic after refusing to admit its responsibility up until this year. #United Nations #NewsTracker #Nepal #Ban Ki-moon #New York #UN General Assembly #Haiti #cholera
Great Barrier Reef 'not dying', Australia insists after worst coral die-off on record

Updated : Dec 02, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Great Barrier Reef 'not dying', Australia insists after worst coral die-off on record

The Great Barrier Reef is "not dying", Australia insisted Friday as it updated Unesco on efforts to protect the natural wonder while scientists blasted a lack of urgency in dealing with climate change. #United Nations #Australia #NewsTracker #UNESCO #World Heritage #Great Barrier Reef #Paris climate deal
UN Security Council hits North Korea with toughest-ever sanctions following nuclear tests

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

UN Security Council hits North Korea with toughest-ever sanctions following nuclear tests

The United Nations Security Council on Wednesday unanimously imposed its toughest sanctions on North Korea, placing a cap on the hermit state's key coal exports after its defiant nuclear tests. #United States #Barack Obama #United Nations #coal #NewsTracker #North Korea #Security Council #Nuclear tests #DPRK
Mosul: 'Catastrophic' water shortages for 500,000 in city as Iraqi forces advance against IS

Updated : Dec 01, 2016

By : AFP

Category : Politics

Mosul: 'Catastrophic' water shortages for 500,000 in city as Iraqi forces advance against IS

Up to 500,000 civilians in Mosul are facing a "catastrophic" drinking water shortage, the UN warned, as Iraqi forces advance against the Islamic State group in the city. #United Nations #NewsTracker #water #Iraq #Unicef #Mosul #islamic-state
Pakistan says India is violating human rights in Kashmir, urges UN intervention

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Pakistan says India is violating human rights in Kashmir, urges UN intervention

Pakistan asked the United Nations (UN) to play a role for peaceful resolution of the Kashmir issue, saying it is the responsibility of the world body to implement its resolution, despite India deploying over one million troops in the Valley #United Nations #Pakistan #NewsTracker #Afghanistan #Kashmir #UN #Indian Army
Dialogue only viable option to resolve Palestinian issue: India at UN General Assembly

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Dialogue only viable option to resolve Palestinian issue: India at UN General Assembly

India has said that dialogue is the only viable option for a durable and comprehensive peaceful solution of the Palestinian issue, as it voiced concern over the deteriorating security situation in the region. #India #United Nations #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #palestinian
UN council sets meeting on Aleppo crisis: Diplomats

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

UN council sets meeting on Aleppo crisis: Diplomats

The UN Security Council will hold an emergency meeting on Wednesday on the dire humanitarian crisis unfolding in Aleppo, diplomats said. #United Nations #Syria #NewsTracker #UN #Aleppo #Syrian refugees
Aleppo: United Nations condemns 'descent into hell' as civilians flee govt offensive

Updated : Nov 30, 2016

By : AFP

Category : World

Aleppo: United Nations condemns 'descent into hell' as civilians flee govt offensive

The UN has condemned the "descent into hell" being endured by civilians in Aleppo, with the Red Cross saying nearly 20,000 people have fled a Syrian government offensive on the city in three days. #United Nations #Syria #Red Cross #NewsTracker #Vladimir Putin #UN Security Council #Human Rights #Aleppo
16,000 displaced amid government's Aleppo offensive: United Nations

Updated : Nov 29, 2016

By : AP

Category : World

16,000 displaced amid government's Aleppo offensive: United Nations

The United Nations' humanitarian chief says initial reports indicate some 16,000 people have been displaced following Syrian government advances on rebel-held Aleppo districts. #United Nations #Syria #NewsTracker #UN #Aleppo #islamic-state