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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: Antony Blinken’s message from New Delhi to the Taliban was strong and purposeful

Antony Blinken’s first visit to India as secretary of State may have been short in duration, but it was long on delivery. Forward movement was...

Israel pushes for UN action against Iran over deadly ship attack

Israel is pressing for international action against Iran over a deadly attack on a ship managed by an Israeli billionaire, branding Tehran an “exporter of...

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...

Bangladesh urges Russia to mediate in Rohingya crisis after China-led efforts fail

Bangladesh has approached Russia to use its good offices with Myanmar’s junta to bring them around to taking back Rohingya refugees, after a China-led effort...

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...

UN Special Rapporteurs remarks on Khori Gaon, SC order unfortunate, abuse of position: India

India on Saturday termed as “unfortunate” and “abuse of position” remarks by a group of UN human rights experts, who had called on New Delhi...

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...

There is a political effort to depict our current government in a certain way: Jaishankar

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said that there is “a political effort” to depict the current government in India in a certain way and...

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...

India China News: India, China, South Africa fared ‘relatively better’ than other major economies in Q1 of 2021: UN

India, China and South Africa have fared “relatively better” than other major economies in imports and exports in the first quarter of this year, according...

Postpartum Healthcare Needs Exceed Those of Nonpostpartum Patients

Postpartum women with commercial health insurance use substantially more inpatient and outpatient care than nonpostpartum women, particularly in the first 2 months after giving birth,...

arora akanksha: Who is Arora Akanksha, the 34-year-old running for UN Secretary-General?

Never mind that Arora Akanksha has worked at the United Nations for only about four years, as an auditor recruited from an accounting firm. Put...

UN chief reaches out to Asian leaders to call for collective action for reversal of coup in Myanmar

Reiterating his concern over the situation in Myanmar, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has been reaching out to regional leaders in Asia to call for...

Controversy Flares Over Ivermectin for COVID-19

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has dropped its recommendation against...

UNSC: UNSC: India’s veiled message to China for shielding Pakistan from anti-terror regimes

New Delhi: Foreign Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday in a veiled reference to China’s regular attempts to shield Pakistan from anti-terror regimes asserted that those...

masood azhar: Pakistan’s anti-terrorism court issues arrest warrant for JeM chief Masood Azhar

LAHORE: In a significant development, an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for banned Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar on the...

As China rethinks Belt & Road, India emphasises on transparency at UN | India News

NEW DELHI: As several African countries grapple with a debt crisis after having acquired concessional loans from China, India said on Wednesday it was committed...

NREGA: NREGA is a big success story in recent times: UN advisor Usha Mishra Hayes

New Delhi: NREGA is a big success story of recent times in India, providing protection from starvation to vulnerable sections of the population, says senior...

Kerala: Mutation could be one of the reasons for sudden spike in Covid cases in Kerala: Kerala Guv Arif Mohammed Khan

Kerala governor Arif Mohammed Khan says mutation could be one of the reasons for the sudden spike in Covid-19 cases in the state, despite Kerala’s...

UN restarts cross-border aid to Syria but shuts access point

United Nations: The UN Security Council on Saturday passed a resolution to restart cross-border humanitarian aid to Syria, but only after caving to Russian pressure...

World leaders cannot come for UNGA session due to COVID19: UNGA Prez

United Nations: For the first time in 75 years, world leaders will not travel to New York for the annual UN General Assembly session in...

MSME: View: Travel, tour after stepping out again

By MP Bezbaruah Travel and tourism have been one of the world’s largest industries, creating one in every 10 jobs (330 million) globally, and contributing...