07 May 2014
Geneva: The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay on Tuesday called on all sides to make greater efforts for a peaceful resolution of the Ukraine crisis.
06 May 2014
United Nations: The world will have nearly three billion Internet users by the end of 2014, with two-thirds of them from the developing world, and mobile-cellular subscriptions will reach almost seven billion by the year end, new figures released by UN said.
04 Jul 2014
Patna: Ruling Janata Dal (United) announced its new team for Bihar by appointing 10 vice presidents and 14 general secretaries on Friday. Bihar JD (U) president Basistha Narayan Singh announced the new team at the party headquarters.
11 Jun 2014
Mumbai: The NSE index Nifty on Wednesday crossed the 7,700 level for the first time and the BSE Sensex hit yet another record high of 25,735.87 led by a rally in IT, auto banking and pharma stocks on sustained inflow of foreign capital.
14 Dec 2013
United Nations: More than 40 countries have pledged USD 404.6 million to a United Nations fund that provides immediate money to respond to humanitarian emergencies around the world, from conflicts in Syria and the Central African Republic to earthquakes and typhoons.
19 Apr 2014
Washington: US President Barack Obama has signed legislation aimed at denying US visa to new Iranian envoy to United Nations, Hamid Aboutalebi, because of his ties to the 1979 takeover of the American embassy in Tehran.
17 May 2014
The grand success of Bharatiya Janta Party is in reality a victory of United India and saga of Narendra Modi’s consistent endeavour, perseverance and grandeur to bring people of India in his fold irrespective of caste and creed.
14 Nov 2013
United Nations: India has contributed over USD 11 million to various UN bodies for development activities for the year 2014.
03 Jun 2014
Nigeria have dropped African Nations Cup hero Sunday Mba from their World Cup squad, details of which were released after the midnight deadline on Monday for the submission of the final 23-man selection.
10 Jun 2014
Guwahati: Actor John Abraham, co-owner of Guwahati franchise for the upcoming Indian Super League, on Tuesday announced the name of his team as 'North East United FC', which is under discussion with four overseas clubs to have a "strategic alliance" for the much-anticipated tournament.