Aug 18, 2021 10:31 PM IST
.With the Taliban now in control in Kabul, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on August 18 said that the Government of India is very carefully following the developments in Afghanistan and India's focus is on ensuring the security and safe return of all Indian nationals still in the war-torn country.
- Jul 30, 2021 02:26 PM IST
India has a new Panchsheel that will guide its UNSC presidency next month. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appropriately summed it up as ‘India’s 5-S approach’: samman (respect), samvaad (dialogue), sahyog (cooperation), shanti (peace) and samriddhi (prosperity)
- Sep 25, 2020 08:51 AM IST
The impressive gains India has made at the UNGA since the 1975 episode are at serious risk of being set back this year in the just-opened General Assembly because the plenary of the world has fallen into the hands of those who are opposed to India
- Sep 27, 2019 03:43 PM IST
The 16-year-old has delivered a speech twice at the UN Climate Action Summit, and has been nominated for a Nobel Prize
- Aug 30, 2019 05:05 PM IST
In China, the population is projected to shrink by 2.2 percent or 31.4 million people by 2050
- Aug 22, 2019 04:22 PM IST
In March this year, the phenomenon snowballed with more than 2 million people taking part in protests across 135 countries. Greta was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize the same month.
- Aug 21, 2019 05:10 PM IST
The move comes days after Priyanka was heckled by a Pakistani woman at an event in the US
- Mar 15, 2019 05:49 PM IST
Greta reprimanded leaders of 200 nations at the UN climate change summit and also gave a compelling speech at Davos in January 2019, beseeching top leaders to act on climate change urgently.
- Feb 15, 2019 04:23 PM IST
Despite its nefarious activities, China has blocked India’s bid to get JeM chief Azhar declared as a designated ‘global terrorist’ at the United Nations (UN).
- Aug 18, 2018 11:10 AM IST
The UN chief stressed that for each of the options, cooperation by Israel and the Palestinians would be necessary.
- Jun 09, 2018 02:15 PM IST
The UN Environment chief Erik Solheim was impressed and praised India for demonstrating "global leadership", following the announcement.
- Jun 06, 2018 01:15 PM IST
Since it was first celebrated in 1974, World Environment Day has helped raise awareness and generate political momentum around global environmental concerns such as ozone depletion, desertification and global warming.
- Apr 13, 2018 10:57 AM IST
Citing tragic road accidents in India and Canada, UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed termed traffic deaths an urgent global concern as the world body launched a trust fund aimed at spurring action to help save lives in road accidents.
- Feb 12, 2018 08:13 PM IST
Maldives has been in crisis since the Supreme Court quashed convictions ranging from corruption to terrorism of nine opposition figures, and ordered the government to release them.
- Feb 09, 2018 08:08 PM IST
The UN agency also said it was observing a spike in new displacements from other frontline areas across Yemen.
- Dec 05, 2017 03:59 PM IST
Close to 266 million adults cannot read in India, while 12 million children do not go to schools