Tag: United Nations Security Council

Seeking to restore Palestinian links, Antony Blinken risks new frictions with Israel

America’s top diplomat came to the seat of the Palestinian government Tuesday with promises of additional aid, a reopened consulate in Jerusalem and a broad...

Islamic State committed genocide against Yazidis: United Nations experts

The head of a U.N. team investigating atrocities in Iraq announced Monday it has found “clear and compelling evidence” that Islamic State extremists committed genocide...

Foreign Ministers of France and Maldives in India this week despite pandemic

The foreign ministers of France and Maldives will visit New Delhi this week in what are expected to be trips to expand their Indo-Pacific partnerships...

India’s bid for permanent UNSC membership matter of discussion: Linda Thomas-Greenfield | India News

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden‘s pick for the ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, on Wednesday did not explicitly commit the support of the...

India’s bid for permanent UNSC membership matter of discussion: Biden’s UN ambassador nominee

US President Joe Biden‘s pick for the ambassador to the United Nations, Linda Thomas-Greenfield, on Wednesday did not explicitly commit the support of the new...

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...

India begins its two-year tenure as non-permanent member of UNSC

India, which has been at the forefront of the years-long efforts to reform the UN Security Council, on Friday began its two-year tenure as a...

Mike Pompeo leaves for India to take part in India-US 2+2 dialogue | India News

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has left for India for the third edition of the 2+2 ministerial dialogue to be held in New...

Pakistan tries to politicise FATF ahead of Oct 21-23 meet

Pakistan is trying to politicise Financial Action Task Force (FATF) ahead of October meet of the group to soften US pressure on Islamabad. Islamabad has...

Indian envoy underlines 5 principles to take India-US ties to next level | India News

WASHINGTON: Ahead of the third edition of the two-plus-two dialogue between India and the US later this month, Indian ambassador to Washington Taranjit Singh Sandhu...

PM Modi’s twin addresses to UNGA will be truly significant as India enters Security Council: Amb Tirumurti | India News

NEW YORK: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the high-level meeting to mark 75th anniversary of the United Nations and the General Debate next week...

India-Vietnam agree to strengthen Indo-Pacific partnership; explore closer co-op in nuclear energy & space

New Delhi: India and its key SE Asian partner Vietnam on Tuesday decided to explore closer cooperation in emerging areas — civil nuclear energy, space,...

Pak puts more curbs on Hafiz Saeed, Masood Azhar and Dawood Ibrahim to avoid FATF blacklisting

ISLAMABAD: Seeking to wriggle out of the FATF’s grey list, Pakistan has imposed tough financial sanctions on 88 banned terror groups and their leaders, including...

Pakistan nerve centre of terrorism, home to largest number of designated terror entities: Indian envoy to UN | India News

NEW YORK: Calling Pakistan a nerve centre of terrorism, India’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador TS Tirumurti, has lashed out at Islamabad for...

Law enabling Kulbhushan Jadhav to file review will prevent India from approaching UN: Pak minister

Islamabad: The Pakistan government on Friday defended the ordinance promulgated to enable Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav to file a review petition against his death sentence...

China reacting to India ties with Quad?

NEW DELHI: The Galwan clashes, the bloodiest India and China have ever experienced since at least 1975, shows the rising ferocity of the India-China engagement...