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Mar 25, 2017
Russia, China want United Nation's chemical weapons probe to cover IraqRussia, China have proposed that a United Nations panel investigating chemical weapons use in Syria be extended to Iraq, a proposal Britain rejected.
Mar 23, 2017
Gilgit-Baltistan issue: Hurriyat to protest against Pakistan over 'merger'Hurriyat Conference will lodge strong protests in Pakistan Administered Kashmir (PAK) against the move by the Pakistani government to convert Gilgit-Baltistan region as its province.
Mar 22, 2017
World Water Day: Learn to preserve every drop as two-thirds of humanity are haunted by its scarcityEvery year on 22 March, the day is celebrated across the world to spread awareness on the importance of water conservation and sustainable management of water resources in developing countries.
Mar 22, 2017
Global climate extremes pushing world into 'uncharted territory': WMOExtreme weather and climate conditions, including Arctic "heatwaves", are continuing this year, after 2016 topped the global temperature charts and saw shrinking sea ice and surging sea levels.
Mar 22, 2017
World Water Day 2017: Recycling wastewater key to solving water crisis, says UNRecycling the world's wastewater, almost all of which goes untreated, would ease global water shortages while protecting the environment, the UN said.
Mar 21, 2017
World Happiness Report 2017: India ranks a low 122, drops four slots from last yearIndia ranked a lowly 122 on a list of the world's happiest countries, dropping four slots from last year and coming behind China, Pakistan and Nepal.
Mar 20, 2017
China: India should adopt 'more pragmatic' attitude towards OborIndia should adopt a "more pragmatic" attitude towards One Belt One Road initiative, a state-run Chinese daily said on Monday, claiming international support for President Xi Jinping's pet project that figured in a UN resolution.
Mar 19, 2017
North Korea tests newly developed high-thrust rocket engineTokyo: North Korea has conducted a ground test of a new type of high-thrust rocket engine that leader Kim Jong Un is calling a revolutionary breakthrough for the country's space program, the North's state media said on Sunday.
Mar 16, 2017
India fares moderately in global ranking of women's political empowerment, says studyIndia has fared moderately in a global ranking of countries as per the percentage of women appointed in ministerial positions.
Mar 15, 2017
India, Pakistan spar at UNHRC over Kashmir as New Delhi calls Islamabad 'world's terrorism factory'Minorities have held positions at the highest levels in India, including becoming presidents and vice-presidents, while Pakistan only has blasphemy laws for their minorities, India retorted at the ongoing session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC).