At UN, India calls Pakistan a 'hub of terrorism', says Islamabad spreads false narrative about Kashmir
Pakistan 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.
Indian govt failed to stop attacks on minorities which killed 10 in 2017, says Human Rights Watch report
Human 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.
Donald Trump will 'go to great lengths' to stop Pakistan funding if it continues to harbour terrorism: Nikki Haley
US 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.
US hails United Nations' $285-million budget cut, points to 'well-known' inefficiency and overspending at world body
The United States has applauded a $285-million-cut in the UN core budget, saying it was "a big step in right direction."
Dalveer Bhandari re-elected to ICJ after UK withdraws candidate; election a setback for Security Council
Judge 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.
Dalveer Bhandari's prospects of win in ICJ re-election unnerving Security Council permanent members: UN observers
The 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
ICJ elections: New round of balloting scheduled for Monday; Dalveer Bhandari, Christopher Greenwood in fray
A 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.
India's Dalveer Bhandari and Britain's Christopher Greenwood are locked in a neck-and-neck fight for re-election to the ICJ.
Pakistan has again tried to sneak the Kashmir issue into a UNGA debate with no relevance to the topic, but India refused to be drawn into a "distraction".
General Assembly president Miroslav Lajcak has said that he will "certainly think" about how to deal with erroneous use of pictures.
Here is the full text of Sushma Swaraj's statement at the UN General Assembly on Saturday.
Sushma Swaraj at UNGA: External affairs minister calls for early start to negotiations for UNSC reforms
India Saturday called for an early start to text-based negotiations for UN Security Council reforms with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj expressing hope that a revamp of its top organ will be a "priority" for the world body
Kim Jong-un calls Trump 'mentally deranged': N Korean leader's statement was actually relatively gentler then before
On the surface it seems like more of the same rhetoric by Kim Jong-un. But here are five things to know about the North Korean leader's statement.
Bangladesh's Sheikh Hasina asks UNGA to create safe zones for Rohingyas, says Myanmar must stop 'ethnic cleansing'
Bangladesh's prime minister on Thursday proposed creating UN-supervised safe zones inside Myanmar to protect Rohingya Muslims.
Trump delivered a 'fire and brimstone' speech that threatened Kim Jong-un's North Korea with 'total destruction' if it did not abandon its quest for nuclear weapons.
Donald Trump's tough talk on North Korea counterproductive, threats only justify Pyongyang's 'self-defence' narrative
With his threats to "totally destroy" North Korea, Donald Trump is playing into Pyongyang's hands by offering justification for a nuclear weapons programme
Donald Trump speech at UNGA: Fiery biblical rhetoric on North Korea shows we're nearing point of no return
The subject matter of what Trump had to say about North Korea was something he's covered on many occasions, but the context is what's different
Afghanistan president Ashraf Ghani calls for international action, long-term strategy against terrorists
Afghanistan president Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has called for international action and a long-term strategy to counter terrorist organisations.
Donald Trump at UNGA: Full text of US president's speech threatening 'total destruction' of North Korea
On Tuesday, US president Donald Trump made a combative debut speech to the UN General Assembly. This is the full text of that speech.
New York police and a host of federal agencies are preparing for the the United Nations General Assembly, featuring a week of speeches by dignitaries.