The installation on the UN headquarters grounds has been unveiled to urge leaders to prioritize school reopening.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres had said that he is “extremely grateful” for the gift of 200,000 Covid-19 vaccine doses for UN peacekeepers announced by India.
Noronha will succeed fellow Indian and development economist Satya Tripathi.
The 35-year-old princess is the daughter of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai
Antonio Guterres had confirmed last month that he will seek a second five-year term as chief of the world organisation.
India has airlifted more than 6 million Covid-19 doses to nine countries in Phase-I under its initiative termed 'Vaccine Maitri'
Indian and Chinese troops were involved in a clash in the high-altitude Naku La region in North Sikkim on January 20
According to the coronavirus tracker, the deadly virus has so far claimed 2,008,237 lives and infected 93,816,953 people globally.
The General Assembly elects the secretary-general on the recommendation of the 15-member Security Council where the five permanent members have veto power
The WHO map currently shows the union territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh in a shade different to the rest of the country.
UN faced worst crisis since WW-II in 75 years, mounted a comprehensive global response to combat the pandemic.
Human Development Index is the measure of a nation's health, education, and standards of living.
Resident Coordinators are the UN Secretary-General's representatives for development at the country level.
Extreme poverty has risen for the first time in more than a generation, fuelled by Covid-19, conflicts, forced migration and global warming.
The Indian envoy was responding to Pakistan's opposition to India's membership in the UN Security Council.
UNICEF, World Bank Group warn that any progress made in recent years, has been 'slow-paced, unequally distributed, and at risk' due to the economic impact of the pandemic.
India also said that the principle of self-determination was not established by the UN to be used as a justification for undermining the territorial integrity of any member state.
The theme for this year addresses the challenge of achieving social and environmental justice for all.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar rides a cycle along with ministers and MLAs, from the Chief Minister's residence to his office at the Civil Secretariat on the occasion of 'World Car-Free Day', in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly 76th session General Debate in UN General Assembly Hall at the United Nations...Photo by AP/PTI
Students attend a class in a school after the Madhya Pradesh government allowed schools to reopen for 1st-5th classes after further ease in COVID-19 restrictions, in Jabalpur.PTI Photo
Confiscated Rhinoceros horns being burnt in the presence of Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma to mark the World Rhinoceros Day, in Golaghat district.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a passenger for COVID-19 test, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates