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 26, 2019 8:34 pm
The 1267 Committee, which deals with terror groups like the Islamic State, the al-Qaeda and associated individuals and organisations, said that it approved Pakistan's request after no objections were placed before it by the set deadline of August 15, 2019.
August 23, 2019 1:00 pm
Significantly, in their remarks, UK, France and Canada also spoke out against the oppression of religious minorities in China and Pakistan.
August 17, 2019 10:48 am
Rebutting the Chinese envoy’s claim, India’s Permanent UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin said Zhang Jun was trying to pass off his own remarks as “the will of the international community”.
August 17, 2019 3:38 am
The Congress, which has been critical of the bifurcation of J&K and the manner in which the special status to the state was abrogated by the Centre, said changes in the law with regard to J&K is an internal matter.
August 16, 2019 10:31 pm
India asserted that matter related to Article 370 was "entirely an internal matter" and called on Pakistan to "stop terror to start talks".
July 27, 2019 10:24 am
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres reported that the highest number of Palestinian children had been killed or injured last year since 2014, mainly by Israeli forces.
September 29, 2015 3:24 pm