Iraq has executed 60 people this year: UN

Iraqi authorities have executed at least 60 people so far in 2014, a United Nations report said on Sunday, expressing concern that "irreversible miscarriages of justice" were taking place in some death penalty cases.

Aziz speaks to UN chief; raises Kashmir issue

Continuing its attempts to internationalise the Kashmir issue, Pakistan has raised the matter with the UN chief, saying the world body's engagement would add to its credibility in managing crisis situations.

New scheme in Mizoram to help poor earn livelihood

Mizoram has launched a Rs 26 crore project to increase livelihood opportunities for the poor and protect the eco-system, an official said here Saturday.

UN demands safe release of abducted staff in South Sudan

The UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and the World Food Program (WFP) Friday strongly condemned the recent abduction of their staff at the airfield in Malakal, and demanded the safe release of those still being detained, UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric told reporters here.

UN 'deeply concerned' over Maldives crackdown

The United Nations on Friday voiced "deep concern" over a crackdown by the Maldivian Supreme Court on the country's independent rights watchdog for cooperating with the UN Human Rights Council.

Gunmen seize UN worker in war-torn South Sudan

Gunmen have seized a United Nations worker in war-torn South Sudan, the World Food Programme said on Friday in a plea for his release.

Philippines rebuffs request to send medics to Ebola-hit areas

The Philippines has rebuffed a US request to dispatch medical workers to Ebola-hit regions, with the Health Ministry saying boosting the country`s defences against any local outbreaks was the priority. 

Ebola threat: Cabinet Secretary reviews preparedness with states

Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth on Friday chaired a high-level meeting to review the state of preparedness in the context of emerging global crisis on Ebola.

Cambodia`s Khmer Rouge leader says conviction a `fairytale`

A former Khmer Rouge leader branded his conviction for crimes against humanity a "child`s fairytale" at a UN-backed court in Cambodia on Friday, as he faced further charges of genocide, forced marriage and rape.

Fund to fight Ebola has USD 100,000 in bank: UN chief

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says a trust fund he launched to fight Ebola has only USD 100,000 in the bank.

UN votes to fill coveted Security Council seats

The United Nations voted on Thursday to pick five new members to the Security Council, with New Zealand, Spain and Turkey locked in a tight race for seats at the world's "top table."

UN votes to fill coveted Security Council seats

The United Nations voted on Thursday to pick five new members to the Security Council, with New Zealand, Spain and Turkey locked in a tight race for seats at the world`s "top table."

UN says dozens killed, missing in DR Congo gang raids

The United Nations has said police in the Democratic Republic of Congo had killed and abducted dozens of people during a heavy-handed crack down on youth gangs in the capital.

Over 7,300 Syrians fled Kobane since September: UN

The arrival of nearly 1,500 refugees from Syria's Kobane Tuesday due to the Islamic State (IS) militants' attacks brought the total number of people to flee the northern Syrian town to Iraq to 7,318 since late September, a UN spokesman said here Wednesday.

Four UN peacekeepers wounded in Central Africa ambush

Four UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic were wounded Wednesday in an ambush in the capital Bangui, the United Nations said.

UN refugee chief says EU should let more Syrian refugees enter legally

The U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees António Guterres said on Wednesday he had asked the European Union to grant legal entry to more Syrian refugees who are risking their lives trying to reach Europe illegally by sea.

Second Ebola case on US soil as UN warns disease `winning the race`
Second Ebola case on US soil as UN warns disease `winning the race`

A second health worker in Texas has tested positive for Ebola, officials said Wednesday, in a new contamination far from the west African heart of an epidemic the UN warned was "winning the race".

Panun Kashmir welcomes UN's decision on Kashmir

An organisation representing Kashmiri Pandit community on Wednesday welcomed the United Nations' (UN) decision of not intervening in the Kashmir issue.

Sleeping in a swamp: South Sudan civilians struggle to survive

 Inside the barbed wire, knee-deep mud sucks at the legs of the nearly 50,000 South Sudanese who live in the cramped, fetid camp, protected by United Nations peacekeepers.

Member states losing race against Ebola: UN

The world is falling behind in a desperate race to gain the upper hand over the deadly Ebola outbreak, a top UN official warned on Tuesday.

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