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Dec 10, 2018
'Pakistan continues to harbour terrorists': Nikki Haley says Islamabad shouldn't be given funds until they address issuePakistan continues to harbour terrorists that turn around and kill American soldiers, US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has said, asserting that Washington should not give Islamabad even a dollar until it addresses the issue.
Oct 26, 2018
India urges United Nations to impose sanctions on militant organisations carrying out sexual violenceLarge scale movements of refugees emanating from armed conflicts increase vulnerability of women to discrimination and exploitation, Paulomi Tripathi said.
Jul 03, 2018
At UN, India calls Pakistan a 'hub of terrorism', says Islamabad spreads false narrative about KashmirPakistan is a "hub of terrorism" in South Asia and beyond and its "cynical" attempts to spread a false narrative about Kashmir have always been unsuccessful, India has said at the UN.
Jan 18, 2018
Indian govt failed to stop attacks on minorities which killed 10 in 2017, says Human Rights Watch reportHuman Rights Watch on Thursday said the Indian government failed to stop or credibly investigate vigilante attacks against minority religious communities in 2017 which killed 10 people.
Jan 03, 2018
Donald Trump will 'go to great lengths' to stop Pakistan funding if it continues to harbour terrorism: Nikki HaleyUS president Donald Trump will go all out to cut off aid to Pakistan if it continues to back terrorists, US permanent representative Nikki Haley has warned.
Dec 25, 2017
US hails United Nations' $285-million budget cut, points to 'well-known' inefficiency and overspending at world bodyThe United States has applauded a $285-million-cut in the UN core budget, saying it was "a big step in right direction."
Nov 21, 2017
Dalveer Bhandari re-elected to ICJ after UK withdraws candidate; election a setback for Security CouncilJudge Dalveer Bhandari was re-elected to the ICJ as the General Assembly rallied behind him, making Britain bow to the majority and withdraw its candidate.
Nov 20, 2017
Dalveer Bhandari's prospects of win in ICJ re-election unnerving Security Council permanent members: UN observersThe permanent members of the UN Security Council are 'unnerved' by the prospect of India's nominee Dalveer Bhandari winning against Britain's candidate in the election to the last seat of the World Court as it would set a precedent that may challenge their power in the future, observers in the United Nations feel
Nov 17, 2017
ICJ elections: New round of balloting scheduled for Monday; Dalveer Bhandari, Christopher Greenwood in frayA new round of balloting for the judgeship of the ICJ in the reelection bids of Judge Dalveer Bhandari and Judge Christopher Greenwood is to be held on Monday.
Nov 10, 2017
India's Dalveer Bhandari in tight race for ICJ seat against Britain's Christopher GreenwoodIndia's Dalveer Bhandari and Britain's Christopher Greenwood are locked in a neck-and-neck fight for re-election to the ICJ.