April 10, 2020 1:15 pm
The UN chief stressed that the crisis has hindered international, regional and national conflict resolution efforts, exactly when they are needed most.
April 03, 2020 9:52 am
Secretary-General António Guterres has pleaded for a unified global response as many nations turn inward and seal each other off in an effort to contain the virus. He has also called for a halt to all armed conflicts so nations can focus on the crisis.
March 27, 2020 4:02 pm
In a statement issued on Thursday, the 15-nation Council said it "condemned in the strongest terms the heinous and cowardly terrorist attack" that took place in Shor Bazar area.
March 27, 2020 3:30 pm
A UN diplomat told PTI that "the silence of the Council on an issue impacting human security in such a profound manner reflects that it is obviously not fit for purpose for the challenges of our times."
March 02, 2020 6:54 am
This is the first time China will be holding the presidency of the UNSC since the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 was revoked in August last year.
February 16, 2020 2:37 am
“We shall have India at the highest level (at) the next meeting of the so called ocean conference in June in Portugal,” Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa said on Saturday.
January 16, 2020 5:54 pm
Formerly the Sanghai Five and formed in 1996, the SCO has eight members today including India and Pakistan, which became part of it in 2017.
January 15, 2020 7:45 pm
China's bid to get the Kashmir issue on the agenda was thwarted by other members of the UNSC led by the US and France in December last year. Members, including the US and France had maintained that the Kashmir issue has to be discussed bilaterally.
October 04, 2019 10:24 pm
According to UN provisions, all states are required to freeze the funds and other financial assets or economic resources of designated individuals.
September 27, 2019 2:00 am
This means that India and Brazil — the two developing countries in G-4 grouping — should get a place along with China, which is the only developing country in the UNSC.
September 29, 2015 3:24 pm