Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 04:46
Moscow`s ambassador to the United Nations has told an emergency meeting of the Security Council that Russia does not want war over the Ukraine crisis.
Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 02:16
Sierra Leone`s former president Ahmad Tejan Kabbah, widely credited with returning peace to the shattered west African nation after years of brutal civil war, died today aged 82.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 17:38
Ukraine`s parliament appealed on Thursday to the United Nations to discuss the occupation by Russian forces of its Crimea peninsula and said it reserved the right to ask individual countries for help in resolving the issue.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 11:55
North Korea is becoming more and more adept at dodging international sanctions, a panel of experts said in a report presented Tuesday to the United Nations.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 04:43
Arseniy Yatsenyuk , Ukrainian Prime Minister will address the UN Security Council tomorrow afternoon at a public meeting, as reported by diplomats.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 01:16
A UN envoy traveling in Ukraine will not go as planned to Crimea because of logistical and security concerns, a spokesman said today, after pro-Russian militants there took control of the airport.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 13:44
North Korea confirmed today a near-perfect turnout for its parliamentary "election" in which single candidates -- approved by the political elite -- stood uncontested in 687 constituencies across the country.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 13:38
The US and the UN have expressed concern over the sacking of the Maldives` election commissioner by the country`s supreme court with Washington questioning the government`s commitment to democracy.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 05:20
The UN Security Council met anew behind closed doors to discuss the crisis in Ukraine.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 05:10
Farmers in the Philippines will soon reap a harvest after using emergency seed supplies to grow crops following a devastating typhoon that struck during planting season, the UN food agency said.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 17:24
Elections to the Supreme People`s Assembly (SPA) are held every five years, and this was the first under Kim`s leadership.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 10:48
Kim Yo-Jong, believed to be 26, accompanied her elder brother to a polling station on Sunday when North Korea held stage-managed elections to its rubber stamp parliament.
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