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Ukraine Refugee Crisis: UNHCR Gets Its First Crypto Aid from Binance

Ukraine Refugee Crisis: UNHCR Gets Its First Crypto Aid from Binance

UNHCR accepts its first stablecoin crypto donation from Binance for refugee relief efforts in Ukraine

06 April 2022
India Has Chosen Side Of Peace, Says S Jaishankar On Ukraine-Russia War

India Has Chosen Side Of Peace, Says S Jaishankar On Ukraine-Russia War

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said: ‘If India has chosen a side, it is a side of peace and it is for an immediate end to violence. This is our...

06 April 2022

UN Report: Nearly Half Of All Pregnancies Are Unintended

The rate of unintended pregnancy did decline between 1990 and 2019, from 79 to 64 for every 1,000 women aged 15 to 49, and that offers “some comfort,” the...

Kyiv Calling Bandung: Non-Alignment’s Truant Politics 

Kyiv Calling Bandung: Non-Alignment’s Truant Politics 

The Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), currently has a membership of 120 states, most of whom are also members of the United Nations and have often gone to war...

28 March 2022

Why Did Nehru Internationalise Kashmir Issue By Taking It To UN: Sitharaman In RS

Sitharaman criticised the Congress for questioning the removal of Article 370 and quoted Prime Minister Nehru's reply in Parliament in 1963 that "Article 370...

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23 March 2022
UN, Arab League Must Take Concerted Efforts To Support Reactivation Of Middle East Peace Process: India

UN, Arab League Must Take Concerted Efforts To Support Reactivation Of Middle East Peace Process: India

"The cooperation between the UN and the League of Arab States is of critical importance when it comes to the Middle East Peace Process. Both organisations...


23 March 2022
Parliamentary Panel Recommends Setting Up Of Indian Missions In 48 Countries

Parliamentary Panel Recommends Setting Up Of Indian Missions In 48 Countries

The parliamentary committee on MEA recommended to the government to set up resident missions in the UN member countries where India is yet to open such...


17 March 2022
Explainer: Who's A War Criminal, And Who Gets To Decide?

Explainer: Who's A War Criminal, And Who Gets To Decide?

After US President Joe Biden used the term 'War Criminal' for Vladimir Putin, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said the president was 'speaking from his...


16 March 2022
'No Sanction But Think About Where You Want To Stand': US To India On Buying Oil From Russia

'No Sanction But Think About Where You Want To Stand': US To India On Buying Oil From Russia

Ukraine War: Officials of the Biden administration have shown an understanding of India's position and have told lawmakers that New Delhi has a major...


15 March 2022
Phobia Not Limited To Just Just Some Religions: India Reacts To UN  Adopting 'Int'l Day To Combat Islamophobia'

Phobia Not Limited To Just Just Some Religions: India Reacts To UN Adopting 'Int'l Day To Combat Islamophobia'

India said at UN that it is time that we acknowledged the prevalence of religiophobia, rather than single out just one.


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12 March 2022
Gehlot Meets UN Official, Lauded For 'Progress'

Gehlot Meets UN Official, Lauded For 'Progress'

Gehlot said that the state government is giving special priority to social security, health, nutrition, education, transparency, drinking water, sanitation,...


09 March 2022
Meet WHO Africa's First Woman Leader Defending Continent From Covid-19

Meet WHO Africa's First Woman Leader Defending Continent From Covid-19

Where shattering the glass ceiling is considered, Dr. Matshidiso Moeti is no stranger. Meet the first woman to ever lead the WHO's regional office in Africa.


08 March 2022
 US And 10 Countries Condemn North Korean Missile Launch

 US And 10 Countries Condemn North Korean Missile Launch

The 11 countries, Albania, Australia, Brazil, France, Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, South Korea, United Kingdom, and United States said they remain...


06 March 2022
UN: More Than 1.5 Million Have Fled Ukraine

UN: More Than 1.5 Million Have Fled Ukraine

Filippo Grandi, the UN high commissioner for refugees, tweeted on Sunday that it is “the fastest growing refugee crisis in Europe since World War II.”


04 March 2022
Russia Bombs Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant, Sparks Fire

Russia Bombs Ukraine's Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant, Sparks Fire

Ukraine War: Nuclear plant spokesman Andriy Tuz told Ukrainian television that shells were falling directly on the facility and had set fire to one of its six...


03 March 2022
Countries Agree To Target Plastic Pollution By Force At UN Meet, Indian Proposal Not Included

Countries Agree To Target Plastic Pollution By Force At UN Meet, Indian Proposal Not Included

The UNEP resolution, endorsed by representatives from 175 nations in Nairobi, will be implemented through an internationally binding agreement and address the...


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03 March 2022
India Stands Away From US On Russia, Advocates A Middle Path While Keeping Options Open

India Stands Away From US On Russia, Advocates A Middle Path While Keeping Options Open

On Wednesday at the UN General Assembly vote, India once again abstained. Though the resolution condemning Russian action in Ukraine was supported by an...


03 March 2022
Russia-Ukraine: One Million People Flee War-Torn Areas In Less Than A Week

Russia-Ukraine: One Million People Flee War-Torn Areas In Less Than A Week

The UN agency cautions that the outflows are far from finished: It has predicted that as many as 4 million people could eventually leave Ukraine, and even that...


28 February 2022
Russia-Ukraine War: What To Know As Ukraine Resists Advance

Russia-Ukraine War: What To Know As Ukraine Resists Advance

Russia-Ukraine War: Here is everything you need to know as Ukrainian army has resisted Russia’s advance, while the two countries are also engaged in talks at...


28 February 2022
At UNEA, India Will Play Vital Role On Issues Of Sustainable Use, Recycle Economy: Bhupender Yadav

At UNEA, India Will Play Vital Role On Issues Of Sustainable Use, Recycle Economy: Bhupender Yadav

According to the ministry, on Sunday, three resolutions were put forth by member states on plastic pollution – Peru, Rwanda, Japan and India. The two draft...


26 February 2022
Russia Appreciates India’s ‘Balanced’ Position On UNSC Resolution

Russia Appreciates India’s ‘Balanced’ Position On UNSC Resolution

India abstained from voting on the US-sponsored resolution that sought to deplore in the ‘strongest terms’ Russia's ‘aggression’ against Ukraine.


26 February 2022
'India Retained Option Of Reaching Out To All Sides By Abstaining From UN Vote On Ukraine'

'India Retained Option Of Reaching Out To All Sides By Abstaining From UN Vote On Ukraine'

At the crucial UN Security Council session on Friday, Russia used its veto power to block the US-sponsored resolution deploring in the "strongest terms"...


26 February 2022
 Russia Vetoes UN Security Council's Resolution To Halt Attack

 Russia Vetoes UN Security Council's Resolution To Halt Attack

Friday's vote was 11-1, with China, India and the United Arab Emirates abstaining. It showed significant but not total opposition to Russia's invasion of its...


06 February 2022
UNICEF Officials Visit Syria After Attack On Islamic State

UNICEF Officials Visit Syria After Attack On Islamic State

UNICEF visited children at a prison in Syria's Hassakeh which was held by the Islamic State. They said that the children have 'witnessed and survived...


06 February 2022
North Korea Developing Ability To Manufacture Nuclear Device Components: UN Experts

North Korea Developing Ability To Manufacture Nuclear Device Components: UN Experts

UN experts said that North Korea continues to seek material, technology and programmes overseas for know-how for manufacturing nuclear device components,...


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