United Nations General Assembly

Antonio Guterres re-elected as UN Secretary General for second five-year term

His second term will begin on January 1, 2022.

Jun 18, 2021, 19:09 PM IST

Indian diplomat Nagaraj Naidu to be UNGA President's Chef du Cabinet

This is for the first time that an Indian diplomat will be at that post. His tenure will be for a period of one year. The post is like the chief of staff or like the PM's Principal Secretary in the Indian system.

Jun 10, 2021, 20:48 PM IST

India slams UNGA President Volkan Bozkir’s remarks on Kashmir during his Pakistan visit, says his standing diminished

India has expressed its "strong opposition" to the comments made by United Nations General Assembly President Volkan Bozkir on Kashmir during his visit to Pakistan. 

May 29, 2021, 06:35 AM IST

United Nations General Assembly to meet over Israel-Palestine violence on May 20

The 15-member U.N. Security Council met publicly for the first time on Sunday over the flare-up in the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians.

May 17, 2021, 21:50 PM IST

UNSC calls for immediate release of all those detained arbitrarily in Myanmar

The UNSC statement expressed "deep concern" over restrictions against medical personnel, civil society, labor union members, journalists, and media workers and "called for the immediate release of all those detained arbitrarily". 

Mar 11, 2021, 14:18 PM IST

UNGA adopts India-backed resolution to declare 2023 as International Year of Millets, PM Narendra Modi expresses gratitude

The resolution was initiated by India with Bangladesh, Kenya, Nepal, Nigeria, Russia and Senegal and was co-sponsored by over 70 nations.

Mar 04, 2021, 18:58 PM IST

One or two countries want to freeze a moment of history, says India on UN reforms

India has said that "one or two countries" are obstructing reforms at the United Nations.

Nov 18, 2020, 23:59 PM IST

India backs Maldives Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid's candidature for UNGA president

India has backed Maldives Foreign Minister's candidature for the President of United Nations General Assembly for 2021-22 period.

Nov 09, 2020, 21:47 PM IST

Maldives FM Abdulla Shahid thanks India for $250mn support to deal with COVID-19

Maldives is the only country to which India has provided such assistance to deal with COVID's economic impact. 

Sep 30, 2020, 00:01 AM IST

For how long will India be kept out of UN's decision-making structures: PM Narendra Modi at UNGA

PM Modi expressed, "We treat the whole world as one family. It is part of our culture, character and thinking. In the United Nations too, India has always given priority to the welfare of the whole world."

Sep 26, 2020, 19:13 PM IST

Indian delegate walks out of UNGA hall during Pakistan PM Imran Khan's speech; calls it 'new diplomatic low'

Mijito Vinito — the Indian diplomat, left the UNGA hall as soon as Pakistan PM Imran Khan began his speech at the UNGA. 

Sep 25, 2020, 23:10 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi to address UNGA General Debate on Saturday; these are India's priority issues

Prime Minister Modi is also expected to touch on India`s priorities at the United Nations.

Sep 25, 2020, 20:05 PM IST

India flags Pakistan's online propaganda over Kashmir ahead of UNGA debate

India has flagged this propaganda of Pakistan over Kashmir, that it intends to execute throughout the world.

Sep 18, 2020, 23:28 PM IST

Just like a fish takes to water, Pakistan has taken to hate speech: India at UNGA

Addressing the 74th session of UN General Assembly, the Indian diplomat said that every time Pakistani delegation speaks at UN and any other international forum it spews venom and false narratives about the Indian government.

Jan 23, 2020, 10:26 AM IST

PM Modi shares Tamil translation of poem he penned during Mamallapuram visit

The Prime Minister had also quoted Tamil poet Kaniyan Pungundranar in his address to United Nations General Assembly.

Oct 20, 2019, 13:22 PM IST

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Sep 29, 2019, 10:42 AM IST

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Sep 29, 2019, 08:38 AM IST

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Sep 29, 2019, 08:22 AM IST

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Sep 28, 2019, 16:24 PM IST

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