Syed Akbaruddin

India’s UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin signs off on last day of office with a namaste

India's ambassador to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin who became quite famous for his fiery speeches at the world body is celebrating his last day in the office. The ambassador on Thursday shared a post on Twitter where he is seen in a video conference with the UN chief Antonio Guterres and talks about bowing out with a 'namaste'.

Apr 30, 2020, 11:44 AM IST

Heal thyself of your malaise: Syed Akbaruddin's advice to Pakistan

"My simple response to Pakistan is even though it is late, neighbour, heal thyself of your malaise. There are no takers here for your malware," Akbaruddin added.

Jan 10, 2020, 08:15 AM IST

Syed Akbaruddin slams Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for spreading fake video about 'police brutality'

MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar also slammed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for peddling fake video on the internet.

Jan 04, 2020, 06:27 AM IST

Cross-border terrorism continue to destabilise entire regions, pose serious challenge: India

Akbaruddin asserted, "UN-designated terrorist organizations such as ISIL, Al-Shabab, Al-Qaida, Boko Haram, Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed, continue to destabilise entire regions through their cross-border financing, propaganda, and recruitment, including by using - rather abusing- evolving global public goods such as the cyberspace and social media."

Nov 20, 2019, 10:34 AM IST

India among 35 nations to have paid its dues to UN, tweets Syed Akbaruddin

India's Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations Syed Akbaruddin tweeted a list of countries which have paid their dues so far, including Australia, Bhutan, Canada, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Ireland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore and Switzerland.

Oct 13, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

Sent young diplomat to articulate New India's position: Syed Akbaruddin on India's right to reply at UNGA

You know, we are a country with a tradition, a country with a very consistent approach, We also know Pakistan very well, and its approach, said India’s envoy to United Nations Syed Akbaruddin.

Sep 29, 2019, 08:21 AM IST

India looking towards action-oriented, tangible outcomes: Syed Akbaruddin

Speaking on India's role in shaping the global discourse on climate change, Akbaruddin said that as India houses one-sixth of the world community its actions will have a global impact. India has committed to a path which is sustainable and which has components of renewable energy, for which India's commitments under the Paris accord have increased, more than four years ahead of schedule, he added. 

Sep 23, 2019, 07:41 AM IST

Watch: Syed Akbaruddin calmly shuts down Pakistani journalists, video goes viral

A Pakistani journalist had raised questions about India’s stand of not initiating dialogue with the neighbouring country unless it puts an end to terrorism.

Aug 17, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

China-Pakistan attempt to rake up Kashmir at UNSC falls flat

In a major snub to Pakistan, India's permanent representative to the United Nations Syed Akbaruddin said that Kashmir is India's internal matter.

Aug 17, 2019, 00:50 AM IST

Breaking News: Pakistan gets backing only from China at UNSC closed-door meeting on Kashmir

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Friday held a rare closed-door consultation on the situation in Kashmir days after India revoked the special status to Jammu and Kashmir, sparking a fresh row with Pakistan. Unfortunately, Pakistan was only supported by China at the meet. Watch full video to know more. #UNSCMeetEnds #KashmirIssue #IndiaAtUNSC

Aug 16, 2019, 23:14 PM IST

India rebukes Pakistan, demands it stop terror, reiterates Kashmir an internal matter after UNSC meet

"Our national position was and remains that matters related to Article 370 of the Indian Constitution are entirely an internal matter of India," Syed Akbaruddin said.

Aug 16, 2019, 22:19 PM IST

India slams Dawood and D-Company at UNSC, links terrorism to organised crime

India called fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim`s D-Company`s mutation from a criminal syndicate into a terror network 'a real danger' in the region.

Jul 10, 2019, 07:28 AM IST

We value India's role in maintaining international security: China

India's candidature for a two-year term from 2021-22 was unanimously endorsed by the 55-member Asia-Pacific grouping, including China and Pakistan on Tuesday.

Jun 28, 2019, 17:35 PM IST

India welcomes listing of Masood Azhar as a global terrorist

A UNSC designation will subject Azhar to an assets freeze, travel ban and an arms embargo.

May 01, 2019, 20:14 PM IST

A milestone: India welcomes UN's new resolution to counter terrorist financing

New Delhi Thursday welcomed United Nation Security Council's move to call upon countries to adopt a resolution on counter terrorist financing.

Mar 29, 2019, 08:51 AM IST

India's UNHRC win reflection of country's standing in international comity: Syed Akbaruddin

Akbaruddin assured that India will strive to continue its balance and moderate approach towards the promotion and protection of human rights globally.

Oct 13, 2018, 11:32 AM IST

India hopes Pakistan will work for safe, secure South Asia and not resort to polemics

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

India-UN Development Fund hailed as model South-South cooperation

India has committed $100 million over the next decade for the Fund and an additional $50 million during the next five years for Commonwealth countries, India`s Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin said.

Jun 09, 2018, 08:37 AM IST

Pakistan's mindset that unleashes terror attacks must change: India

Pakistan's "mindset" that unleashes terrorist attacks on India and Afghanistan must change, India has told the Security Council.

Jan 20, 2018, 09:22 AM IST

Indian ambassador to UN's Twitter account restored hours after hackers post Pak flag

India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) Syed Akbaruddin's verified Twitter handle has now been restored hours after it was hacked.

Jan 14, 2018, 13:29 PM IST