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Nov 18, 2017
Syed Akbaruddin says momentum lies with India's Dalveer Bhandari for re-election to last seat at ICJWith nearly two-thirds of members of the UN General Assembly supporting India's Dalveer Bhandari in the election to the International Court of Justice, India has strongly quelled rumours about withdrawing from the race
Nov 14, 2017
Fight between India's Dalveer Bhandari and UK's Christopher Greenwood over ICJ seat ends in stalemateThe battle for a seat in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) between India and Britain has run into stalemate, even as Congress leader Shashi Tharoor accused the "UK of trying to stall the will of the majority of the UN General Assembly".
Nov 08, 2017
India demands transparency in UN Security Council reform processIndian Ambassador to the UN Syed Akbaruddin said that even after almost a decade is over, UN members have not been able to agree on even a document that would be the basis of negotiating reforms.
Nov 08, 2017
UN Security Council remains dysfunctional without long-due reforms and expansion: IndiaIn the absence of long-due reform and expansion of its permanent and non-permanent members, the UN Security Council remains "dysfunctional", said India.
Nov 02, 2017
Over 30 journalists killed in targeted killings globally in 2017, says UN, urges authorities to stop attacksMore than 30 journalists have been killed in targeted attacks this year, two UN Special Rapporteurs announced.
Nov 01, 2017
Ahead of Donald Trump's maiden trip to Korea, Pyongyang calls US president 'incurably mentally deranged'North Korea slammed Trump as "incurably mentally deranged" in a personal diatribe ahead of his first visit to Asia as head of state
Oct 27, 2017
Rohingya crisis reaches beyond Myanmar's borders, says UN special rapporteur on human rightsA UN special rapporteur on human rights has urged the Security Council to take decisive action to resolve the crisis in Myanmar's Rakhine state, noting that the crisis "reaches beyond Myanmar's borders".
Oct 21, 2017
Donald Trump meets UN chief Antonio Guterres, says global body has not fulfilled its 'enormous potential'Donald Trump during a meeting with the UN Secretary-General said that global body had not fulfilled its enormous potential but was beginning to do so
Oct 18, 2017
Delhi govt's Mohalla Clinics hit another roadblock; parents write to L-G against using schools, parksThe All India Parents Association has submitted a letter to the Lieutenant Governor urging him to restrain the proposed Mohalla Clinics in schools and parks
Oct 16, 2017
Rex Tillerson says diplomatic efforts to resolve North Korean crisis will continue until 'the first bomb drops'Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that diplomatic efforts aimed at resolving the North Korean crisis will continue until the first bomb drops.