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Apr 23, 2017
Bhopal gas tragedy: Amnesty International lobbies US on human rights issues in IndiaLeading NGO Amnesty International is lobbying with the US lawmakers to advocate for "protection of human rights defenders" in India among other countries, as also to seek "political pressure" on the American companies responsible for the Bhopal gas tragedy.
Apr 21, 2017
UN committee questions Pakistan on harbouring terrorist groups, including those in KashmirThe United Nations is concerned that Pakistan was not “adequately exercising due diligence” to prevent violence by members of extremist groups.
Apr 20, 2017
Over 800 million youths will be unemployed by 2030 without new education funds: UN envoyThe UN special envoy for education warned that years of neglect have left 260 million children out of school and another 400 million functionally illiterate.
Apr 19, 2017
UN to issue special stamps commemorating International Yoga Day on 21 JuneThe United Nations will issue special stamps commemorating the International Yoga Day on 21 June this year.
Apr 18, 2017
North Korea dares US, says it is ready for 'any mode of war' with WashingtonNorth Korea is preparing for "any mode of war" triggered by US military action, Pyongyang's envoy to the United Nations warned on Monday.
Apr 17, 2017
Mass evacuation in Syria postponed after blast near Aleppo kills 80 kidsThe evacuation of more than 3,000 Syrians that was scheduled to take place Sunday from four areas as part of a population transfer has been postponed, opposition activists said, a day after a deadly blast that killed more than 120 people, many of them government supporters.
Apr 16, 2017
Pakistan to submit fresh dossier on Kulbhushan Jadhav to UN, amid backlash from IndiaThe new dossier is based on Jadhav's early testimonial and statements given in front of the Field General Court Martial about his alleged involvement in espionage and sabotage activities in Karachi and Balochistan,
Apr 16, 2017
Syria: Death toll rises to 112 in car bomb attack during evacuation near AleppoA stalled population transfer resumed Saturday after a deadly explosion killed at least 100, including children, government supporters and opposition fighters, at an evacuation point — adding new urgency to the widely criticised operation.
Apr 15, 2017
Nobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi asks Donald Trump to reconsider refugee policyNobel laureate Kailash Satyarthi on Saturday asked US President Donald Trump to reconsider his decision to put a ban on entry of refugees from some countries saying all hearts, doors and borders should be open for children everywhere in the world.
Apr 15, 2017
India-China relations: New Delhi needs better ties with neighbours to tackle Beijing's String of PearlsIndia-China relations have a major impact on the region. There is a perception that China has been moving very strongly into India’s neighbourhood with her dollar diplomacy.