69th session of UN General Assembly begins

The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) started its 69th session at the UN Headquarters in New York Tuesday.

World War I remembered in poetry at United Nations

United Nations envoys are commemorating World War I with personal renditions of chosen works of poetry.

Obama orders curbs on NSA spying on UN headquarters

President Barack Obama recently ordered the National Security Agency to curtail eavesdropping on the United Nationsheadquarters in New York as part of a review of US electronic surveillance, according to a US official familiar with the decision.

Malala Yousafzai talks peace as Taliban vows to attack her again

Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai who was a year back shot at on her school bus after angering the Taliban with her brave and outspoken pleas for girls to be educated, on Monday while describing those horrific moments during an interview said that discussions with the Taliban were needed to achieve peace.

Demonstration march in NY to mark Tibet uprising

A 2,000-person strong demonstration marched on UN headquarters in New York to mark the anniversary of Tibet`s failed revolt against Chinese rule.

Sikhs protest outside UN HQ during PM`s address

The protest rally yesterday was organised by SFJ along with the support of management committees of tri-state area
gurudwaras.

`Qaeda-linked man masterminded UN HQ attacks`

An al Qaeda linked man, who recently
returned from Somalia, was today named by Nigerian secret
police as the mastermind behind last week`s terror attack on
the UN headquarters here that killed at least 23 people.