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Geneva - Total results - 225
May 23, 2017
Geneva Open: Leander Paes-Scott Lipsky move to the second round after hard-fought winIn the deciding match tie-breaker, Paes and Lipsky opened up a 5-0 lead and easily closed the match in their favour
May 23, 2017
Kashmir human shield row: Indian Army has done the right thing by honouring Major Leetul GogoiThe army did the correct thing in ignoring the vapid noise and conferring Major Gogoi with the award. He richly deserves it.
May 22, 2017
Chinese pressure leaves Taiwan out of WHO Annual Assembly this yearDespite impassioned pleas from several countries, the WHO refused to even discuss admitting Taiwan to the meeting, under pressure from China.
May 17, 2017
Syrian opposition seeks extension of current Geneva talksThe Syrian opposition is seeking an extension of the current round of UN-hosted peace talks underway in Geneva.
May 16, 2017
Ovais Sarmad, an Indian appointed to high-level UN climate change postSarmad currently serves as chief of staff to the director general of the International Organisation for Migration (IOM).
May 12, 2017
Taiwan not invited to World Health Organisation assembly, but negotiations go onGeneva: The World Health Organisation says it does not plan to invite a delegation from Taiwan to attend its upcoming annual assembly, for the first time since 2009.
May 02, 2017
United Nations: 1.4 mn children acutely malnourished in Somalia in 2017Geneva: Somalia, hit by drought and on the verge of famine, will count 1.4 million acutely malnourished children by the end of the year, up 50 percent from late 2016, the UN said on Tuesday.
May 01, 2017
Pakistan Army mutilates bodies of soldiers: Islamabad has lost control of its armed forcesIt is just not done. Perhaps terrorists have no such compunctions and get their jollies by mutilating bodies but professional soldiers always show the enemy respect. A professional soldier finds nothing admirable about such heinous acts.
Apr 15, 2017
Army ties Kashmir youth to moving vehicle: Grey areas in conflict blur the rights and wrongsIt is the soldier on the scene who has to face the fusillade.
Apr 06, 2017
UN calls for temporary ceasefire in Syria to avoid Aleppo-like humanitarian crisisThe UN called on Thursday for an urgent ceasefire in Syria's Eastern Ghouta region, near Damascus, to allow in desperately needed aid and avoid a repeat of the devastation seen in Aleppo.