The United Nations has complained to South Sudan and demanded an explanation after four local UN staff were prevented from taking a plane and had their passports confiscated.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is viewing India`s general elections that began on Monday with "great interest".
Ban Ki-moon called for ending female genital mutilation, a harmful practice that threatens millions of girls worldwide.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon urged Iraqi leaders to address the "root causes" of a surge in bloodshed.
The Odisha government`s success in minimising the devastation caused by Cyclone Phailin which struck Odisha in early October came in for UN recognition.
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon would hold an interaction with tribal students of Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences (KISS) here through video conferencing.
Bangladesh is on the track to graduate from the ranks of the least developed countries, the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon has said.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has said he expects India to play a greater role in world affairs.
UN Secretary General has said he will discuss Kashmir with Indian and Pakistani leaders to help resolve the dispute through dialogue.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon`s term of office expires on December 31 this year.
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai