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Defying International campaign, Iran hangs woman who killed her molester

Oct 25, 2014

Defying International campaign, Iran hangs woman who killed her molester

Iran hanged a woman named Reyhaneh Jabbari who was accused of stabbing Morteza Abdolali Sarbandi, in self defense, who allegedly tried to rape her. #United Nations #NewsTracker #Iran #Rape #Amnesty International #execution #self defense #Reyhaneh Jabbari
Use of chemical weapons in the world must be condemned India at UN

Oct 25, 2014

Use of chemical weapons in the world must be condemned India at UN

India has stressed on the need to strengthen implementation of the biological weapons convention in the wake of challenges to international peace and security emanating from threat posed by terrorists and non-state actors seeking access to biological toxins. #World #India #UN #bioweapons #UnitedNations #AmbassadorVarma #chemicalweapons
At least 824,000 people have been displaced by Ukraine conflict UN

Oct 24, 2014

At least 824,000 people have been displaced by Ukraine conflict UN

The conflict in Ukraine has driven more than 824,000 people from their homes, the UN refugee agency said on Friday. #World #United Nations #NewsTracker #UN #Ukraine #Kiev #UNHCR #Donetsk #Crimea #Crimean crisis #Ukrainian crisis #Ukrainian conflict #Kharkiv
India asks UNSC to enforce resolutions on countering terrorism

Oct 24, 2014

India asks UNSC to enforce resolutions on countering terrorism

India's UN Ambassador Asoke Kumar Mukerji has asked the UN Security Council (UNSC) to enforce without exception its resolutions on countering terrorism. #India #United Nations #NewsTracker #UN Security Council #UNSC #Asoke Kumar Mukerji #UN Ambassador
First case of Ebola confirmed in Mali health ministry

Oct 24, 2014

First case of Ebola confirmed in Mali health ministry

Mali's health ministry has said the country had its first confirmed case of Ebola after a two-year-old girl who had recently been in Guinea tested positive for the virus. #World #India #United Nations #NewsTracker #WHO #Ebola #Kissidougoi
India urges Israel, Palestine to resume peace process

Oct 22, 2014

India urges Israel, Palestine to resume peace process

India has called upon Israelis and Palestinians to resume the peace process as dialogue remains the only viable option. #World #India #United Nations #NewsTracker #Israel #UN #Ban Ki-moon #UN Security Council #Palestine #Gaza #UN secretary general #Asoke Kumar Mukerji
UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges Israel, Palestine to stop taking actions causing tension

Oct 22, 2014

UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges Israel, Palestine to stop taking actions causing tension

UN chief Ban Ki-moon urged Israel and the Palestinians on Tuesday to move away from unilateral actions stoking tensions. #World #United Nations #Israel #UN #TheySaidIt #Ban Ki-moon #Security Council #Palestine #Gaza #UN chief #UN secretary general
WHO pools experimental Ebola vaccines as experts scramble to beat virus

Oct 22, 2014

WHO pools experimental Ebola vaccines as experts scramble to beat virus

A batch of experimental Ebola vaccine was today set to arrive in Switzerland from Canada, as researchers scramble to beat the deadly disease which has west Africa in its grip. #World #United States #United Nations #NewsTracker #WHO #Liberia #Sierra Leone #Ebola #Guinea
We are on top in Asia-Pacific group PM Modi on India's re-election to UNHRC

Oct 22, 2014

We are on top in Asia-Pacific group PM Modi on India's re-election to UNHRC

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday night expressed happiness over India's re-election to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC). #India #United Nations #UN #TheySaidIt #PMO #Asia-Pacific #UNHRC #PM Narendra Modi #UN Human Rights Commission