The United States called the meeting that will be held during the annual General Assembly gathering of world leaders at the UN.
UNGA President-elect Miroslav Lajcak meets Narendra Modi, says counting on India's support to solve world problems
UN Security Council reform, terrorism and climate change were among the topics discussed during General Assembly President-elect Miroslav Lajcak's meeting with the Indian leadership during which he said he is counting on India's support in finding solutions to current global challenges.
The hype is fading for coding "boot camps," for-profit US schools offering graduates entry into the lucrative world of software development.
Antonio Guterres took the oath of office on Monday as the United Nations' new secretary-general during a formal ceremony at the General Assembly.
A UN committee on Tuesday urged Iran to cease enforced disappearances and the widespread use of arbitrary detention and has expressed serious concern about severe limitations on freedom of thought, conscience and religion or belief.
A UN General Assembly committee has adopted a resolution to launch negotiations next year on a new treaty outlawing nuclear weapons, even as India abstained saying it is not convinced the move can lead to a comprehensive instrument on nuclear disarmament
India, the US and Afghanistan have reaffirmed their shared interests in combating terrorism and advancing peace and security in the region as they explored ways to "coordinate and align" assistance in the war-torn country with priorities of the Afghan government.
Several Baloch and Indian activists held large-scale demonstrations outside the UN headquarters in New York while Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif addressed the UN General Assembly as they were joined by other groups demanding that it stop "exporting" terror into India.
France's UN Ambassador Francois Delattre noted that some have compared the vote for UN secretary-general to the vote for a new pope to lead the Catholic church.
Peter Thomson of Fiji has been elected president of the next session of the UN General Assembly.
UN gen secy elections kick off, Security Council and General Assembly call to recommend women candidates
The UN has kicked off the process to elect the next Secretary General, with the Security Council and General Assembly made calls for women candidates.
Pakistan has declared that it won't give up consulting Kashmiri separatists in order to hold talks with India- a condition that India promptly rejected at the General Assembly.
"Women bear a disproportionate burden of poverty, globally," First Secretary in the Indian Mission to the UN Mayank Joshi said at a UN General Assembly.
The UN General Assembly is holding its first-ever meeting devoted to anti-Semitism on Thursday in response to a global increase in violence against Jews.
Momentum is building up to make the selection process of the UN Chief more transparent amid growing frustration over the dominance of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council in appointing the Secretary General.
India was on Tuesday re-elected to the UN's main human rights body for the period of 2015-17.
The 18th Saarc summit is scheduled for 26-27 November. It will be well nigh impossible for the Indian and Pakistani prime ministers to ignore each other throughout the two-day event or limit themselves to a mere hand shake.
India today strongly rejected the "untenable comments" made by Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Jammu and Kashmir in the UNGA.
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif raked up the Kashmir issue at the UN General Assembly and blamed India for canceling the Foreign Secretary-level talks.
The president's remarks came against the backdrop of an expanded US military campaign against the Islamic State group, with airstrikes now hitting targets in both Iraq and Syria