Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 19:13
India`s winning streak in elections to UN bodies demonstrates it is time for the country to become a permanent member of the Security Council and those who doubt this can no longer behave like "ostriches in sand", the Indian envoy to the world body has said.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 02, 2013, 14:43
India yesterday won an election to the UN Board of Auditors with its nominee Comptroller and Auditor General Shashikant Sharma garnering the maximum number of votes.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 10:55
The international watchdog appointed to oversee the destruction of chemical weapon stockpile has missed an early deadline to visit the declared sites cited for the Damascus` chemical program.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 09:19
UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson has said the Security Council will not discuss Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta`s request for deferring his trial on crimes against humanity.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 16:04
Pakistan Saturday backed Saudi Arabia`s call for reforms of the UN Security Council, saying it has always advocated effective and feasible changes of the world body based on consensus among its members.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 26, 2013, 10:53
The exclusion of the African continent from permanent membership of the UN Security Council raises question on the credibility of its representativeness, India has said, underlining the need for reforms in the world body to address "historical injustices".
Last Updated: Sunday, October 20, 2013, 14:22
Bahrain Saturday welcomed Saudi Arabia`s decision to reject a newly won seat in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).
Last Updated: Sunday, October 20, 2013, 08:51
Arab nations today appealed to Saudi Arabia to reverse a decision to reject a seat on the UN Security Council.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 23:45
China Tuesday urged all concerned parties to use a new round of talks on Iran`s nuclear issues and seek pragmatic solutions.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 20:28
Syrian Ambassador to the United Nations, Bashar Jaafari, said the UN Security Council resolution on Syria`s chemical weapons addressed the concerns of the Damascus government.
Last Updated: Saturday, September 28, 2013, 09:33
The United Nations Security Council on Friday agreed on the resolution that allows the removal of chemical weapons from Syria.
Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 23:38
The UNSC is set to adopt a resolution on eradicating Syria`s chemical arsenal after Russia and the United States overcame a bitter deadlock to avert U.S. military action against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad`s government.
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