The Ministry of External Affairs is quite happy with the development, as was disclosed by its official spokesperson.
Pakistan decided against sending its NSA Sartaj Aziz to Delhi to meet his counterpart Ajit Doval because it found the Indian condition of not inviting Kashmiri separatists for consultations unacceptable.
The UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth is mandated with the task of bringing the voices of young people to the United Nations System.
The lack of basic foodstuffs, shortage of clean water, and diminished fuel supply have created “the dawn of a perfect storm for the most vulnerable Yemeni people”, according to WFP Executive Director Ertharin Cousin.
The revelation on Wednesday riled Republican lawmakers in the U.S. who have been severely critical of a broader agreement to limit Iran’s future nuclear programs.
The report says that as of a week ago, 398 children have been killed, 377 have been recruited to fight and 1.3 million have fled their homes.
Italy maintains that the shooting occurred in international waters, that the fishermen were mistaken for pirates and the case should be heard in an Italian court.
“President Obama’s leadership by example is essential for bringing other key countries on board and securing a universal, durable and meaningful agreement in Paris in December.”
After almost 54 years of hostilities, US President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro announced on December 17 that they would negotiate a restoration of ties.
The Kremlin quoted Putin as saying a tribunal would be “inexpedient” because Russia still has “a lot of questions” about the investigation to which it had little access.
The UN has long maintained an institutional presence in the contested area between India and Pakistan.
Governments must “start investing in books, education and hope, rather than in weapons, war and conflicts,” Malala said, reiterating that some 100 countries committed to provide free education to all children by 2030.
“India has made impressive progress in the provision of primary education but is struggling to do the same for lower
secondary education,” the report said.
It said India is among the 16 countries that have reduced open defecation rates by at least 25 percentage points. The progress termed as “moderate” by the UN report.
A UN panel is calling for Internet and social media companies to respond to the exploitation of their services by al-Qaida and other extremist groups who use the web to recruit fighters and spout “increasingly horrific propaganda.” The panel recommended in a report circulated Wednesday that these companies brief the Security Council committee monitoring sanctions […]