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Dec 11, 2017
Nikki Haley says women who accused President Donald Trump of sexual misconduct 'should be heard'Women who accused President Donald Trump of sexual misconduct "should be heard," US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley has said, in an apparent divergence from the White House line.
Nov 30, 2017
Venkaiah Naidu raises pitch against terrorism, says 'bullet stronger than ballot' wrong in democracyA terrorist neither had any religion nor caste, Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday, stressing that there was "no place" for violence in a democracy.
Oct 30, 2017
Iraqi Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani to step down after independence referendum; clashes break out around parliamentClashes raged in front of Irbil's parliament building after the president of Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region, Masoud Barzani, dissolved his powers as president on Monday
Oct 07, 2017
India calls for zero tolerance against crimes committed by personnel serving on UN missionsIndia has sought zero tolerance against criminal acts committed by personnel serving on UN missions globally
Oct 03, 2017
Kailash Satyarthi expresses concern over Rohingya children's plight, seeks UN interventionExpressing concern over the plight of children of Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar, Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Tuesday sought intervention of the UN.
Sep 22, 2017
BRICS countries condemn terrorism, call for comprehensive reform of UN Security CouncilThe BRICS countries have strongly condemned terrorism in all forms and its manifestation and called for a comprehensive reform of the United Nations to allow India and the fellow members of the five-nation bloc to play an important role in the world body.
Sep 09, 2017
UN aviation wing ICAO is backing the creation of a single, global drone registryThe initiative comes at a time when drone usage is soaring in the United States, Europe, and China, raising privacy concerns and fears of collisions with commercial jets.
Jun 01, 2017
Paris Accord: No end to climate action even if US withdraws, says UN environment headPresident Donald Trump is set to clear the air on whether the US would withdraw from the Paris Climate Agreement adopted by nearly 200 countries, including India.
May 24, 2017
UN report says CPEC may create more tension for Indo-Pak dialogueThe India-Pakistan dispute over Kashmir is a matter of concern, and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor may create further tension, a UN report has said.
Feb 13, 2017
UN Secretary General Guterres 'disappointed' at US opposition to envoy to LibyaDubai: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday said he was disappointed that the US opposed his appointment of former Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad as UN envoy to mediate in the conflict in Libya.