Over 1,300 people evacuated from Syria`s Homs: UN

More than 1,300 people have so far been evacuated from Syria`s embattled Old Homs City under a humanitarian pause since Friday, a UN spokesperson said Thursday.

UN peacekeepers in DR Congo on alert after clashes

UN peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are on alert amid ongoing clashes between government forces and unidentified armed men, a UN spokesperson said here Monday.

UN chief hails dialogue in Myanmar`s reform process

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the current efforts by Myanmar`s parliamentarians to "foster genuine dialogue and participation by all political parties in the reform process".

Need for dialogue to solve Kashmir issue: UN chief

UN chief Ban Ki-moon is closely following the situation in Kashmir and stresses on the need for dialogue to help to overcome difficulties, his spokesperson said here.