Latest News on United Nations Un
Showing of 0 - 10 from 5 results
United Nations Un - Total results - 5
Jun 28, 2019
Survivors of torture in Kashmir Part 2: 28 years later, Manzoor Ahmad Naikoo says he's been reduced to 'less than zero'Mentions of Manzoor Ahmad Naikoo's case in Jammu and Kashmir Coalition of Civil Society (JKCCS) report on torture crop up repeatedly.
Jun 27, 2019
Survivors of torture in Kashmir Part 1: 25 yrs on, Nazir Ahmad Sheikh, who lost both legs to Indian Army's assault awaits justiceIn custody, the army personnel allegedly used rollers on Sheikh's body, pushed his hands into a wood-burning stove and subjected him to severe beatings. "16 people in total mounted on the two sides of the iron roller and then they rolled it down on my legs. This torture continued for a period of one month and nine days," he explained.
Sep 11, 2018
Citing Kerala floods, UN chief issues grave warning of inaction over climate change, calls for more leadership actionThe UN Secretary-General referred to the Kerala floods, among other natural disasters across the world, to highlight the urgency of the climate crisis and the need to step up efforts to reverse course on climate change.
Sep 06, 2018
UN chief names Kerala floods, California wildfires in statement, says climate change 'running faster than we are'Antonio Guterres warned that runaway climate change is a real possibility, with severe implications for communities, economies, peace and the security of nations.
Dec 14, 2017
India, Maldives to begin two-week long joint military exercise at Belagavi tomorrowIndia-Maldives joint military exercise, 'Ekuverin', will be conducted from Friday at Belagavi, about 505 kilometre from Bengaluru.