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World Leaders Hail India’s Covid-19 Combat With Vaccine Exports At UNGA

World Leaders Hail India’s Covid-19 Combat With Vaccine Exports At UNGA

Several world leaders expressed their gratitude to India and other nations for helping them to fight Covid-19 by sending vaccine shipments.

29 September 2021
At UN, Turmoil In Haiti, Ethiopia Draws Global Concern

At UN, Turmoil In Haiti, Ethiopia Draws Global Concern

Haiti Prime Minister Ariel Henry didn't shy away from addressing his country's turmoil following a major earthquake and the assassination of its president,...

26 September 2021

India’s Young Diplomat Sneha Dubey Gives Blistering Reply To Pakistan At UNGA Over Kashmir

First Secretary Sneha Dubey gave a befitting reply to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan over Kashmir rant inside UNGA.

‘Represent Country Proud To Be Known As Mother Of Democracy’: PM Modi At UNGA

‘Represent Country Proud To Be Known As Mother Of Democracy’: PM Modi At UNGA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he represents the country that has ‘great tradition of democracy that goes back to thousands of years’.

25 September 2021

India Calls Pakistan 'Arsonist, Disguising Itself As Fire-Fighter' At UNGA

'We exercise our Right of Reply to one more attempt by the leader of Pakistan to tarnish the image of this august Forum by bringing in matters internal to my...

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25 September 2021
It's Almost Certain Afghanistan's Taliban Won't Speak At UN

It's Almost Certain Afghanistan's Taliban Won't Speak At UN

The Taliban challenged the credentials of the ambassador from Afghanistan's former government, which they ousted on August 15, and asked to represent the...


23 September 2021
Taliban Having Remote Chance To Take Part In UNGA; Diplomats Of Ousted Govt Still In Office

Taliban Having Remote Chance To Take Part In UNGA; Diplomats Of Ousted Govt Still In Office

A week ago on September 15, Guterres had received a letter from the currently accredited Afghan ambassador, Ghulam Isaczai, stating that he and other members...


23 September 2021
G-4 Nations Want To Make UN Security Council More 'Legitimate, Effective and Representative'

G-4 Nations Want To Make UN Security Council More 'Legitimate, Effective and Representative'

India, Japan, Brazil and Germany, the G-4 nations have again expressed urgency for expanding the number of permanent seats in the United Nations Security...


23 September 2021
Taliban's Envoy To UN Requests Quick Recognition

Taliban's Envoy To UN Requests Quick Recognition

If no world recognition of the Taliban comes by Monday, Afghan Ambassador Ghulam Isaczai will give the address to the UN General Assembly.


23 September 2021
UN General Assembly Adopts Anti-Racism Resolution, Israel & US Boycott Meeting

UN General Assembly Adopts Anti-Racism Resolution, Israel & US Boycott Meeting

The participants who were recalling the 2001 Durban anti-racism conference had earlier drafted a declaration that denounced Israel's treatment of Palestinians.


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23 September 2021
PM Modi Arrives In US For Quad And United Nations Address, Will Meet Biden Tomorrow

PM Modi Arrives In US For Quad And United Nations Address, Will Meet Biden Tomorrow

US President Joe Biden will also host PM Modi at the White House for their first bilateral meeting on September 24.


22 September 2021
Small Aircraft Intercepted In Restricted Flight Area While Biden Was Addressing UN General Assembly

Small Aircraft Intercepted In Restricted Flight Area While Biden Was Addressing UN General Assembly

More than 100 Heads of State and Government, as well as Foreign Ministers and diplomats were present in the UN Building.


22 September 2021
WHO Chief Lauds India's Decision To Resume Export Of Covid-19 Vaccines

WHO Chief Lauds India's Decision To Resume Export Of Covid-19 Vaccines

The Indian Government discontinued vaccine exports under the 'Vaccine Maitri' programme when it was hit by the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.


22 September 2021
Taliban Nominates Shaheen As Afghan Envoy To UN, Wants Him To Participate At UNGA

Taliban Nominates Shaheen As Afghan Envoy To UN, Wants Him To Participate At UNGA

The nomination sets up a confrontation between the Taliban and Afghanistan’s fallen government envoy, Gram Isakuzai, who has held his post so far.


22 September 2021
Democratic Transformation By Military Interventions Entail Nothing But Harm: Xi Jinping in UN

Democratic Transformation By Military Interventions Entail Nothing But Harm: Xi Jinping in UN

The President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping's speech came after US President Joe Biden's which reiterated efforts to pacify the situation...


22 September 2021
Modi's Visit Critical To Strengthening US-India Partnership, Say US Lawmakers

Modi's Visit Critical To Strengthening US-India Partnership, Say US Lawmakers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in the US ahead of the first in-person quad leader's summit and the 76th session of the UN General Assembly.


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22 September 2021
China, US Unveil Separate Big Steps To Fight Climate Change

China, US Unveil Separate Big Steps To Fight Climate Change

Chinese President Xi Jinping said his country will no longer fund coal-fired power plants abroad, surprising the world on climate for the second straight year...


22 September 2021
UN: Afghanistan's Taliban Want To Address General Assembly

UN: Afghanistan's Taliban Want To Address General Assembly

UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric said Secretary-General Antonio Guterres received a communication on September 15 from the currently accredited Afghan...


21 September 2021
Biden To Address UN General Assembly

Biden To Address UN General Assembly

It is believed that his address willl focus on clearing skepticism around US foreign policy post its hasty exit from Afghanistan. Strained relationship with...


20 September 2021
UN Chief Urges China, US To Restore 'Functional' Relationship, Avoid New Cold War

UN Chief Urges China, US To Restore 'Functional' Relationship, Avoid New Cold War

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the world's two major economic powers should be cooperating on climate and negotiating more robustly on trade and...


18 September 2021
UN Convenes Emergency Session To Review Somalia's Exacerbating Political Crisis

UN Convenes Emergency Session To Review Somalia's Exacerbating Political Crisis

Britain's U.N. Ambassador Barbara Woodward, who called for the closed briefing by U.N. special envoy James Swan, expressed serious concern about 'the rising...


18 September 2021
COVID-19 Stockpile Donated By India For UN Peacekeepers Exhausts

COVID-19 Stockpile Donated By India For UN Peacekeepers Exhausts

India had donated 2 lakh doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines for UN peacekeepers.


18 September 2021
Empty Desk Array At UN To Highlight Education Loss Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

Empty Desk Array At UN To Highlight Education Loss Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

The installation on the UN headquarters grounds has been unveiled to urge leaders to prioritize school reopening.


17 September 2021
Quad Diplomats Prepare For First Ever In-Person Leader's Summit, Meet ahead of the White House Event.

Quad Diplomats Prepare For First Ever In-Person Leader's Summit, Meet ahead of the White House Event.

The UN ambassadors from India, Australia, Japan and United States meet ahead of two major events. One is the first ever Quad Leaders' Summit and the other is...


17 September 2021
Brazil President's Reluctance To Get COVID-19 Vaccine Might Keep Him Out Of UN Premises

Brazil President's Reluctance To Get COVID-19 Vaccine Might Keep Him Out Of UN Premises

To prevent Covid-19 spread, the city of New York has mandated vaccination certificates for delegates in the UN building for an upcoming annual debate. What...


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