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India slams Pakistan for 'weaponising' women's rights issues at UNGA

Women are still married as children, trafficked into forced labour and sex slavery and every day more than 800 women die from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth, Tripathi said.

India rebuts Pakistan, China over reference on Kashmir as Modi concludes whirlwind US visit

At the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly, India called for a global front against terror while highlighting several progressive schemes, as countries discussed a wide array of international issues.

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India at UNGA: Imran Khan's nuke remark 'brinkmanship, not statesmanship'

Responding to Khan's address to the United Nations General Assembly, Vidisha Maitra, First Secretary MEA, said, "Will Pakistan acknowledge that it is the only government in the world that provides pension to an individual listed by the UN in the Al-Qaeda and Daesh sanctions list?"

Mahatma Gandhi's message of non-violence relevant today: What PM said at UNGA

Speaking about the enormity of the Lok Sabha elections this year, the Prime Minister said the world's largest democracy voted for my government and me.

Imran Khan reaches US on Saudi Crown Prince's 'special aircraft'

Khan was barred from using a commercial flight by the Saudi Crown Prince, who said, "You are our special guest and you would be going to the US on my special aircraft," ANI quoted Pakistani news channel Dunya news.

France says main priority at UNGA is to de-escalate US-Iran tensions

French President Emmanuel Macron is due to meet British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, whose countries are also parties to the nuclear deal, on Monday, as well as Trump and Rouhani.

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'Howdy Modi' event will be new milestone in India-US ties: PM

The 'Howdy Modi' mega rally, which is scheduled to be held on Sunday, will be hosted at the NRG Stadium in Houston.

BJP seeks Shashi Tharoor's apology for criticism of Sushma Swaraj's speech at UNGA

Alleging that Shashi Tharoor had violated the norm that the country’s stand at the UN is not criticised domestically, Sudhanshu Trivedi said, “How is it the Congress and its leaders always speak in the same lines as that of Pakistan? The party should clarify.”

Strongly defends calling off talks: At UN, Sushma Swaraj tears into Pakistan ‘malevolence, verbal duplicity’

Sushma Swaraj said, “In our case, terrorism is bred not in some faraway land, but across our border to the west. Our neighbour’s expertise is not restricted to spawning grounds for terrorism; it is also an expert in trying to mask malevolence with verbal duplicity.”

UNGA President Miroslav Lajcak puts conflict prevention on top priority

Referring to integration, he said "sustaining Peace is not a task for one office, or one team at the United Nations. Instead, it must be mainstreamed."

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