Tag: UN Security Council

International community cannot afford to ignore terrorist activities in Syria and region: India

The international community cannot afford to ignore terrorist activities in Syria and the region, India has said as it voiced concern over frequent reports of...

Onus on India to create ‘conducive environment’ for talks, Pakistan FM Qureshi writes to UN

Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has written another letter to the UN, emphasising that the onus to create a “conducive environment” for engagement and...

View: India’s future as big power lies in tech

The Trump years weren’t really bad years where India was concerned. He took a wrecking ball to most relationships – he divided America, left Europe...

US supports India’s emergence as leading global power: State Department

The US on Tuesday said it supports India’s emergence as a leading global power and a vital partner in efforts to ensure that the strategic...

China, Pakistan agree to launch ‘joint actions’ in Afghanistan to drive out terrorist forces: Chinese Foreign Ministry

China and Pakistan have decided to launch “joint actions” in Afghanistan to stop the war-torn country from becoming a “hotbed for terrorism” and drive out...

UN warns of expanding threat from Daesh, al Qaeda in Afghanistan

The United Nations has warned that the threat from terror groups such as Daesh and Al-Qaeda is expanding in many places in Afghanistan and said...

View: 1991 reforms gave us miracle growth, but now it’s fading

When Manmohan Singh launched economic liberalisation in 1991, India was the world’s biggest beggar for aid. Today India is a net aid donor, having committed...

International community must come together to assist Afghan people: UNGA president-elect

The international community must come together to assist the people of Afghanistan in realising their aspirations, president-elect of the UN General Assembly Abdulla Shahid said...

Terrorism compounds twin problems of violence against humanitarian personnel, lack of accountability: India at UN

Terrorism compounds the twin problems of violence against humanitarian personnel and lack of accountability and sanctioning those responsible for violating humanitarian law should have wider...

BRICS backs India-South Africa’s COVID-19 vaccine patent waiver proposal

BRICS on Tuesday extended their support for a temporary global waiver on patent protection for COVID-19 vaccines and also reiterated the need for sharing of...

India conveys support for re-election of Antonio Guterres as UN Secretary General

India has conveyed its support to UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres for his candidature as chief of the world body for a second five-year term...

Jaishankar meets UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres; discusses vaccine solutions to combat COVID-19

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday held a comprehensive in-person meeting with UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres and discussed the challenges posed by the...

Estimated 4,000-6,000 refugees from Myanmar sought safety in India: UN

An estimated 4,000 to 6,000 refugees from Myanmar have sought safety in India, a spokesperson for the UN chief has said, as the world body...

Jaishankar holds talks with US counterpart Blinken in UK; discusses COVID-19, Indo-Pacific

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, in their first in-person meeting, discussed ways to deal with the rampaging COVID-19...

Raisina Dialogue: NATO Secy Gen flags China coercion of neighbours, hampering freedom of navigation

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday flagged China’s assertive moves such as coercing neighbours in the region and hampering freedom of navigation in the South...

Onus on Pakistan to create conducive atmosphere for meaningful dialogue: FS Shringla

India desires good neighbourly ties with Pakistan and is committed to addressing issues, if any, bilaterally, but any meaningful dialogue can only be held in...

UNSC calls for immediate release of Myanmar leaders ‘arbitrarily’ detained by military | India News

UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council on Thursday expressed deep concern over the declaration of the state of emergency in Myanmar by the military and...

UNSC unable to effectively address complex issues because it lacks inclusivity: India

UNITED NATIONS: India has said that the UN Security Council is finding itself unable to act effectively to address increasingly complex issues of international peace...

UNSC must reflect realities of 21st century; talks on reform process to resume on Jan 25: PGA Volkan Bozkir

UNITED NATIONS: The Inter-Governmental Negotiations (IGN) on UN Security Council reform process will resume later this month, President of the General Assembly Volkan Bozkir has...

Mumbai blasts perpetrators enjoying 5-star hospitality under state protection: S Jaishankar at UNSC

India on Tuesday asserted that the international community must not allow terrorism to be justified and terrorists glorified as it told the UN Security Council...

‘France’s commitment to India’s’ security is very clear. Our strategic partnership exemplifies this | India News

As India’s ties with France have deepened to becoming one of the most conse- quential bilateral relationships, both countries overcame the limitations of the Covid...

India has always pursued independent foreign policy: MEA on S-400 purchase from Russia

India has always pursued an independent foreign policy that also applies to its defence acquisitions and supplies, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on...

India will not shy away from raising its voice against enemies of humanity like terrorism: Tirumurti

India will not shy away from raising its voice against the common enemies of humanity like terrorism and will use its tenure on the UN...

View: UN Security Council membership is a card India must play to its advantage

India’s entry into the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) this new year is going to be immensely significant, coming at a time when its Himalayan...

UN calls for scaling up all efforts to confront pandemic

UNITED NATIONS: The UN General Assembly has approved a resolution calling for global action to rapidly scale up development, manufacturing and access to medicine, vaccines...