20 Aug 2014
United Nations: The number of Ebola cases in Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone, has reached 2,240 and a total of 1,229 deaths were also registered, UN spokesman Steaphane Dujarric said on Tuesday.
16 Aug 2014
Baghdad: Iraqis and foreign powers have voiced relief after Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki agreed to step down, as the UN targeted Islamist militants and the EU backed the arming of their Kurdish rivals.
27 Dec 2013
United Nations: The year 2013 turned out to be a milestone for the United Nations, as after years of inertia, it found diplomatic solutions to two major issues - Syrian chemical weapons and Iran's contested nuclear programme - but the brazen killing of peacekeepers, including Indians, highlighted complex challenges faced by the world body.
27 Jul 2016
Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra will be seen hosting the United Nation's Global Citizen Festival which raises awareness about global issues with singer Usher and humanitarian Hugh Evans.
20 Jul 2016
United Nations: Pakistan continued to raise the Kashmir issue with top UN officials and submitted letters to UN chief Ban Ki-moon and Security Council President expressing "concern" over alleged human rights violations in the Valley after the killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani.
27 Sep 2016
New Delhi: Amid the top-level blame game between two war-ridden countries, especially at a platform like United Nations, the role of a diplomat gains inexplicable importance.
14 Jul 2016
United Nations: In a strong rebuff to Pakistan for raising the issue of killing of Hizbul commander Burhan Wani and Kashmir at the UN, India accused it of extolling the virtues of terrorists and "coveting" the territory of others.
22 Sep 2016
With 1.3 billion Indians awaiting accountability for death of 18 soldiers in Uri attack, UN General Assembly session held on Wednesday was different than ones held before.
22 Sep 2016
India on Wednesday called Pakistan a terrorist state and accused it of carrying out war crimes against Indians through its long-standing policy of sponsoring terrorism.
14 Nov 2013
United Nations: India has contributed over USD 11 million to various UN bodies for development activities for the year 2014.