A new UN draft resolution takes aim at Myanmar’s campaign to have Rohingya Muslims identify as a term they reject.
UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Friday appointed a blue-ribbon panel to recommend changes to international peacekeeping.
Malala, the youngest ever Nobel Peace Prize laureate, is to donate USD 50,000 to help rebuild UN schools in Gaza.
UN human rights investigator was surprised that North Korea raised the possibility of allowing him to visit the country.
North Korea says the accusations of human rights abuses are fabrications and “wild rumours” peddled by “hostile forces”.
A judge urged the UN to seek war crimes prosecutions of North Korea regime despite Pyongyang’s “charm offensive.”
India’s envoy to the UN Asoke Mukerji emphasised that the focus will be to make human rights system more effective.
The announcement comes after 42 days have passed _ twice the disease’s maximum incubation period _ since the last case in Nigeria tested negative.
Special attention had been on Turkey as it is under growing pressure to do more about the war in Syria pushing up against its border.
The project is expected to create market linkages for Mizoram’s primary products and also focus on “sustainable” use of bamboo.
UN Police Division, in a communication to the Indian Mission, said that Shakti has “contributed to the improvement of the status of female police.
Ministry Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said there was no place for a third party intervention.
I will visit Gaza on Tuesday to listen directly to the people of Gaza, he informed reporters in Cairo
On Wednesday, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon had asked India and Pakistan to resolve their issues diplomatically and through dialogue.
The project would include issues like food security, livelihood, income generation and eco-system preservation.