UNGA President to raise Italian marines issue with India

UN General Assembly President John Ashe has informed Italy that he will try and raise with India the issue of the two Italian marines who are being tried for killing two Indian fishermen during his three-day visit that begins Wednesday.

Krishna meets UNGA President

India and other emerging economies like Brazil and Japan
have been pushing for reforms of the powerful UN body so as to
reflect the geo-political realities of 21st century.

UNGA president meets Indian envoy Puri

UN General Assembly
president Joseph Deiss met with Indian Ambassador to the UN
Hardeep Singh Puri here to discuss several issues ranging from
UN reforms to the crisis engulfing countries of Syria, Libya
and Somalia.