UNSC seat

Congressional resolution introduced backing India's UNSC bid

India is the only country which has been endorsed by the Obama administration for a permanent member of the UN Security Council.

Jun 16, 2016, 10:11 AM IST

Republic Day, 2016: Discussion on why India deseves a permanent UNSC seat

Watch the discussion on India's relationship with China and why the country deserves a permanent seat at UNSC.

Jan 26, 2016, 18:54 PM IST
PM Modi should repeal AFSPA before pressing for UNSC seat: Irom Sharmila

PM Modi should repeal AFSPA before pressing for UNSC seat: Irom Sharmila

Human Rights Activist Irom Sharmila on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi should consider removing Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) from Manipur before pressing for a permanent seat in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).

Oct 06, 2015, 23:37 PM IST

PM Modi calls for UNSC reforms within fixed time frame at G4 Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday pressed for United Nations Security Council​ (UNSC) reform within a "fixed time frame" in the current session of the UNGA.

Sep 26, 2015, 21:14 PM IST

Had Nehru rejected the UNSC seat for India in 1955 as alleged?

Is it true that Nehru rejected a permanent seat offered to India in the UN Security Council by The US?

Sep 26, 2015, 21:02 PM IST

Had Nehru rejected the UNSC seat for India in 1955 as alleged?-Part 2

Is it true that Nehru rejected a permanent seat offered to India in the UN Security Council by The US?

Sep 26, 2015, 21:01 PM IST

Indian-American body seeks UNSC seat for India

Seventy percent of them over the age of 25 are college graduates, 67 percent over the age of 16 are professionals and the median income of Indian household is over $90,000, the highest among all ethnic groups in the United States.

Oct 24, 2012, 14:28 PM IST

Canada not to renew bid for UNSC seat

Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird has said that his government would not renew its bid for a two-year temporary seat at the UN Security Council.

Dec 29, 2011, 12:19 PM IST

Russia backs India`s bid for permanent UNSC seat

Russia backed India`s bid for a permanent seat in an expanded UNSC as well as
its aspirations to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.

Dec 16, 2011, 17:56 PM IST

Pak `confident` India voted for it in UN election

Pakistan has been elected as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for a two-year term.

Oct 22, 2011, 13:11 PM IST

UNSC seat revives Pak’s diplomatic image: Gilani

Pakistan will now replace Lebanon as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council.

Oct 22, 2011, 11:41 AM IST

China backs Pakistan for UNSC seat

China attaches great importance to Pakistan`s request for a seat on the UN Security Council.

Oct 19, 2011, 19:10 PM IST

Japan to seek non-permanent UNSC seat for 2012-2013

If elected, Japan would sit on UNSC for 11th term as a non-permanent member.

Jan 06, 2011, 15:21 PM IST

Pak not seeking UNSC permanent seat: Qureshi

Pak minister said the idea of membership is contrary to spirit of democracy.

Dec 20, 2010, 16:40 PM IST

‘US, France hardly to lobby for India`s UNSC bid’

India needs to be more proactive on strategic issues, says G Parthasarthy.

Dec 11, 2010, 10:11 AM IST

‘US, France hardly to lobby for India`s UNSC bid’

India needs to be more proactive on strategic issues, says G Parthasarthy.

Dec 11, 2010, 10:11 AM IST

India deserves permanent seat in UNSC: Sarkozy

French President Nicolas Sarkozy declared support for New Delhi`s membership of the NSG as well as an expanded UNSC.

Dec 05, 2010, 00:58 AM IST

‘India`s leadership unknown to much of world’

As India seeks to cement its place as a world leader with its bid for a permanent seat on the UN Security Council, Gallup surveys find India`s leadership has work to do on its global image.

Dec 01, 2010, 10:43 AM IST

`US` support to UNSC bid was cost-free option`

Barack Obama`s India visit was a step ahead in strengthening bilateral ties.

Nov 30, 2010, 15:56 PM IST

`US` support to UNSC bid was cost-free option`

Barack Obama`s India visit was a step ahead in strengthening bilateral ties.

Nov 30, 2010, 15:56 PM IST