In her roster of meetings in New York, there would be one striking absence: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi.
While there is much that needs to be done to tackle poverty globally, there are "promising signs that such poverty can be - and is being - tackled."Sep 21, 2018, 22:31 PM IST
The screening will be followed by a reception to honour the "Love Sonia" team.
Sep 21, 2018, 19:18 PM IST
"The people of Kashmir have exactly the same rights to justice and dignity as people all over the world, and we urge the authorities to respect them," she said.Sep 12, 2018, 13:17 PM IST
UN expressed hopes that the SC ruling will be the first step towards guaranteeing the full range of fundamental rights to the LGBTIQ persons.Sep 06, 2018, 16:28 PM IST
Pakistan once again failed to get a repsonse despite its attempts to canon ball the Kashmir issue on a global platform.Sep 06, 2018, 08:47 AM IST
Now girls are more likely to attend when they are on their period, said a joint UN agency study.Sep 03, 2018, 10:07 AM IST
India said Pakistan is "regurgitating a failed approach, which has long been rejected, is neither reflective of pacific intent nor a display of pacific content."Aug 30, 2018, 14:24 PM IST
Akbaruddin asserted that regurgitating a failed approach, which has long been rejected, is neither reflective of pacific intent nor a display of pacific content. He added that pacific settlement requires pacific intent in thinking and pacific content in action.Aug 30, 2018, 08:23 AM IST
Findings of a US State Department investigation into Myanmar`s Rohingya crisis are "consistent" with those of a report by UN. Investigators released this week that called for Myanmar`s commander-in-chief and other generals be tried for genocide, the US ambassador to the United Nations said on Tuesday.Aug 29, 2018, 05:56 AM IST
The UN report said the military action, which included the torching of villages, was "grossly disproportionate to actual security threats".Aug 27, 2018, 20:12 PM IST
Mauritius Minister said Hindi has played an important role in the social, economic and political development of their country.Aug 21, 2018, 09:57 AM IST
But multiple US officials told CNN that they were weighing evidence that al-Asiri is dead.Aug 17, 2018, 11:16 AM IST
Noting that Al-Qaeda still maintains a presence in South Asia, the report said the terror group adapts to the local environment, trying to embed itself into local struggles and communities and is closely allied with the Taliban.
India had strongly rejected the first-of-its-kind UN report alleging human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir, calling it “fallacious, tendentious and motivated”.Jul 18, 2018, 18:15 PM IST
It is not enough for India to merely protest the report. It must take stronger action against UN personnel who peddle the ISI narrative.Jul 18, 2018, 14:23 PM IST
The Islamic State terror group has claimed responsibility for the attack that left 128 people dead, police officials said.Jul 14, 2018, 07:46 AM IST
The disapproval of the resolution by the US government has garnered a lot of criticism and strong reactions from people.Jul 11, 2018, 18:37 PM IST
Replying at the HNGA debate, First Secretary Sandeep Kumar Bayyapu accused Pakistan of spreading lies about Kashmir.Jun 26, 2018, 07:29 AM IST
India raises Shujaat Bukhari and Army jawan Aurangzeb's assassination in UN, slams Jammu and Kashmir report
Last week, the UN released a first of its kind report on alleged human rights violations in both Kashmir and "Pakistan-administered Kashmir" and sought an international inquiry into these abuses.Jun 20, 2018, 12:34 PM IST