United Nations(Search results - 62)
World12, Jun 2019, 10:58 AM IST
India stands with Israel: votes against granting observer status to Palestinian body
India voted in favour of a decision introduced by Israel in the UN Economic and Social Council that objected to granting consultative status to a Palestinian organisation, after the Jewish state said the organisation did not disclose its ties with Sunni-Islamist fundamentalist organisation Hamas.
World12, Jun 2019, 10:47 AM IST
‘Children shouldn’t work in fields, but on dreams’
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) believes that the elimination of societal evils and reducing poverty can contribute largely to solving the problem from a grass root level.
India11, Jun 2019, 2:52 PM IST
Congo thanks Indian peacekeepers for their humane approach, professionalism
The local people in Congo see Indian peacekeepers as possessing high competency and a very high level of standard, training and professionalism
India9, Jun 2019, 5:34 PM IST
Prime Minister Modi urges high-energy consumers to emulate solar-powered Cochin airport model
Cochin International Airport holds the record to be the first ever in the world to run completely on solar power, making it a perfect match for the United Nations Champions of the Earth award which it received in September 2018.
World6, Jun 2019, 12:41 PM IST
Hafiz Saeed prevented from offering prayers at Pakistan's Gaddafi stadium
Left with no option but to "follow government's directive", Saeed offers Eid prayers at local mosque
World9, May 2019, 4:43 PM IST
Jaish, Pakistan give birth to new terror outfit: Know more
A new terror outfit is now being formed in Pakistan after it got a major setback to act against terrorists operating from its soil as United Nations Security Council declared JeM chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist.
World3, May 2019, 5:21 PM IST
Intel agencies on Masood Azhar trail: These are the places where he was traced
Indian agencies have been given the task to trace and update the location of terrorist Masood Azhar. Sources have confirmed that he was also planning to visit the Indo-Pakistan border regarding an important task, but his trip was cancelled after he was designated a global terrorist
India1, May 2019, 7:48 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi's old tweet on Masood Azhar mocking Modi has come back to haunt him
The Jaish-e-Mohammed chief was declared a global terrorist by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Wednesday. This move is seen as a massive diplomatic victory for India which has been pushing for Azhar to be declared a global terrorist by the UN
India1, May 2019, 7:45 PM IST
UN blacklists Jaish chief Masood Azhar: 5 reasons it's a thumping win for India
It was in 2009 that India had first moved to list Azhar as a UN-listed terrorist. It was a lone proposer back then. Gradually other countries started appreciating India's position on this issue.
India1, May 2019, 6:46 PM IST
China relents, UN declares Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar global terrorist
A decision on the Pakistan-based Masood Azhar was expected on Wednesday as the UN's sanctions committee was slated to hold a crucial meeting, amid indications that China could lift its hold on the proposal to blacklist him
Elections19, Apr 2019, 2:12 PM IST
UNSC debunks ‘Hindu terror’, as Opposition loses sleep over Pragya Singh Thakur
The Opposition, including Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, have failed to see that the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), just as its initial report in 2009, still maintains that Lashkar-e-Taiba operative Arif Qasmani was behind the Samjhauta blast case and that the conspiracy was hatched in Pakistan.
India21, Mar 2019, 1:45 PM IST
United States warns China: Stop shielding terror-sponsor Pakistan
A senior member of the Trump administration has said that China has a responsibility to not shield Pakistan. After realising that the Pulwama attack was not the first time JeM has attacked India, the Trump administration official said that it was time for Pakistan to bear down on the terrorist group.
India18, Mar 2019, 11:42 AM IST
Class 9 student’s project on Kerala flood makes it to United Nations summit
15-year-old Ira Rathnaparkhe, a student of Stonehill International School near Yelahanka, presented her project Tarajeevanam, based on the Kerala floods of 2018, at the Active Summit 2019 held at the United Nations headquarters in New York
World14, Mar 2019, 9:44 AM IST
China blocks Masood Azhar's listing as global terrorist for the fourth time
China on Wednesday put a technical hold on a proposal in the UN Security Council to ban Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar following the Pulwama terror attack for the fourth time.
World11, Mar 2019, 1:58 PM IST
4 Indians, including UN consultant, killed in Ethiopia plane crash
Shikha Garg, who was a United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), was travelling to Nairobi to attend a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) meeting