03 Oct 2015
Washington: India has pledged to cut the intensity of its carbon emissions by 33-35 percent and boost the renewable energy capacity to 40 percent by 2030 in the target submitted to the United Nations Framework Convention (UNFCCC) on Climate Change for a global climate pact.
01 Oct 2015
United Nations: India hit back strongly at Pakistan after it raked up the issues of Kashmir and LoC ceasefire violations at the UN, asserting that Islamabad is actually a victim of its own policies of breeding and sponsoring terrorism.
29 Sep 2015
New Delhi: India has been advocating for getting permanent membership in the United Nations Organisation for the last few decades. Despite being the largest democracy and an emerging economy in the world, India needs to get over major hurdles in its bid to get permanent UNSC membership.
30 Sep 2015
New York: Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in New York yesterday.
28 Sep 2015
New Delhi:The Congress today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of 'misleading the country by placing wrong facts and figures before it', and said he was in the habit of projecting whatever the country had achieved till now as due to his own efforts.
28 Sep 2015
United Nations: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif raised the Kashmir plebiscite issue with Secretary-General of the UN, Ban Ki-moon yesterday and wanted the United Nations Military Observer Group for India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP) strengthened, as media reported.
27 Sep 2015
United Nations: Xi's announcement, made in his first-ever address to the United Nations, follows long-standing criticism from the United States and other developed countries that China has not taken responsibilities in line with its aspirations for a greater global role.
29 Sep 2015
New York: US President Barack Obama has said they welcome the role of Indian-Americans sought by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the development of India.
25 Sep 2015
United Nations: Introducing a new irritant into the bilateral ties, Pakistan has complained to UN Security Council alleging that India was building a wall along the Line of Control (LoC) in violation of the world body's resolutions.
26 Sep 2015
United Nations: A group of Sikhs and the Patidar community supporters have demonstrated outside the UN headquarters, coinciding with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on Sustainable Development at a special UN summit.