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Sushma Swaraj attacks Pakistan for supporting terror: Here's the full text of EAM's UNGA speech

EAM Swaraj made a hard-hitting speech at UNGA accusing Pakistan of supporting terror.

Sep 29, 2018, 22:36 PM IST

Pakistan supports terrorism, refuses to see blood of innocents: Sushma Swaraj at UNGA

The EAM spoke in lengths of terrorism, climate change and reforms in the UN Security Council (UNSC) and Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).

Sep 29, 2018, 19:10 PM IST

LTTE planned to attack Colombo targets with plane from Chennai: Sri Lanka president

Sirisena said it was a well-guarded secret that all senior leaders were out of the country fearing an LTTE air raid

Sep 28, 2018, 16:47 PM IST

Donald Trump laughed at in UN, claims people enjoy his company

"People had a good time with me. We were doing it together. We had a good time, they respect what I have done."

Sep 27, 2018, 08:49 AM IST

India a free society, successfully lifting millions out of poverty: Donald Trump in UNGA speech

India is lifting millions out of poverty, US Prez Donald Trump said in his UNGA speech.

Sep 25, 2018, 23:07 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj's gruelling schedule at UNGA includes meetings with 30 world leaders

In her roster of meetings in New York, there would be one striking absence: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi.

Sep 24, 2018, 11:10 AM IST

India, US, other nations to co-host special meet on tackling drug menace

Swaraj arrived in New York on Sunday for the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly. 

Sep 24, 2018, 09:13 AM IST

Donald Trump, Moon Jae-in to meet at UN General Assembly: White House

The White House said on Tuesday that US President Donald Trump earlier on the same day spoke with his South Korean counterpart Moon Jae-in, when they agreed to meet later at the UN General Assembly.

Sep 05, 2018, 06:45 AM IST

UN votes 128-9 to reject US decision on Jerusalem

The UNGA on Thursday adopted by a decisive vote of 128 to 9, a motion rejecting the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel`s capital.

Dec 21, 2017, 22:59 PM IST

After US veto, UN General Assembly to meet on Jerusalem status

Palestinian UN envoy Riyad Mansour said the General Assembly would vote on a draft resolution calling for Trump's declaration to be withdrawn.

Dec 20, 2017, 00:03 AM IST

North Korea's nuke proliferation linkages must be probed: Nirmala Sitharaman

India today sought a probe into North Korea's nuclear proliferation linkages and demanded that those responsible for it be held accountable, in a veiled reference to Pakistan.

Oct 24, 2017, 17:11 PM IST

Nuclear war may break out at any time, warns North Korea

North Korea has warned that a nuclear war may break out at any time as the situation on the Korean peninsula has reached the "touch-and-go point".

Oct 17, 2017, 18:30 PM IST

Myanmar makes proposal to take back Rohingya refugees

In a speech to the UN General Assembly last month, Bangladesh`s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina proposed creating UN-supervised safe zones inside Myanmar to protect them.

Oct 02, 2017, 16:27 PM IST

Pakistan minister's remark on swap offer on Kulbhushan Jadhav is a lie: India

India on Friday termed as an "imaginary lie and story" Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif`s claim that an offer was received to swap Indian prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav for a terrorist behind the Army Public School attack in Peshawar in 2014.

Sep 29, 2017, 20:32 PM IST

We produced doctors, engineers, Pakistan created terrorists: Sushma at UNGA

Sushma said while India has founded high-learning institutes like IITs, IIMs and AIIMS, Pakistan has only created terrorist groups like the LeT and JeM.

Sep 24, 2017, 00:15 AM IST

Discussion over Syria's Deputy PM's address at UN General Assembly

Syria's Deputy PM Walid Muallem addressed UNGA and said that he can't understand the silence of international communities over crimes committed by ISIS. WION discusses Muallem's address at UNGA.

Sep 23, 2017, 23:35 PM IST

Syria's war takes a new turn but world leaders pay little heed at the UN

Syria's war has taken a new turn with the expected recapture of Raqa from the Islamic State, but world leaders gathered at the United Nations this week seem to be paying little attention.

Sep 23, 2017, 12:29 PM IST

Pakistan headed towards international isolation: Ex-Pak envoy

“Pakistan needs better relations with entire world including its neighbours Afghanistan and India,” Husain said.

Sep 22, 2017, 19:57 PM IST

NSA Ajit Doval's 'double squeeze' strategy will never succeed: Pakistan

Abbasi accused India of indulging in terror activities against his country and warned of a "matching response" if it "ventures across the LoC" or acts upon its "doctrine of limited war against Pakistan."

Sep 22, 2017, 13:07 PM IST

We need to come together to build a brave world: Priyanka Chopra at UN

Priyanka took to Instagram where she posted a few pictures from the event and said that it was an honour for her to address leaders of world importance on empowering young girls.

Sep 20, 2017, 17:06 PM IST