07 Sep 2018
Ban Ki-moon highly impressed by Delhi's Mohalla Clinics project
The Mohalla Clinics project of the Aam Aadmi Party government in Delhi drew huge praise today from former United Nations Secretary-General, Ban Ki-moon, and former Norwegian Prime Minister Gro Harlem Brundtland after they visited a health facility built under the initiative.
07 Mar 2018
What, why, how and more: All about International Women's Day
As another International Women's Day comes marching, have you ever wondered when it was first observed or why it was instituted at all?
17 Sep 2017
Pakistan will waste time in UNGA by bringing up Kashmir
With Pakistan plans to raise the issue of Kashmir at the United Nations General Assembly, Syed Akbaruddin, India's permanent representative to the UN, said that Pakistan 'will waste time' with this.
03 Feb 2017
Ban Ki-moon rules out running for South Korea's President
The former Chief of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon dismissed the idea of running for South Korea's President expressing his disappointment at "the selfish ways of politicians" and complaining of "fake news."
29 Jan 2017
UN Secy General: Populism spreading anti-Muslim hatred
Speaking to Holocaust survivors, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that the rise of populism had led to increase in "anti-Semitism, racism, xenophobia, anti-Muslim hatred and other forms of intolerance".
25 Jan 2017
Former UN Sec Gen's goof ups mar presidency run
Former Secretary General of the UN, Ban Ki-moon is expected to announce his bid to run for President of South Korea.
09 Jan 2017
UN investigates Indian peacekeepers for entering Haiti without cholera vaccine
The United Nations (UN) is investigating Indian peacekeepers in Haiti for entering the Caribbean country without getting mandatory cholera vaccinations.
31 Dec 2016
UN Secretary says post midnight 'everything changes'
Outgoing UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon jokingly said that he felt like "like Cinderella - tomorrow at midnight, everything changes".
16 Dec 2016
Nigeria's environment minister now UN chief's deputy
Incoming chief of the United Nations, Antonio Guterres appointed Amina Mohammed, Nigeria's environment minister as his deputy secretary-general today.
13 Dec 2016
New UN Chief Antonio Guterres takes oath
The new secretary-general of the United Nations, Antonio Gutteres was sworn in as the 9th secretary general of the UN.
12 Dec 2016
Antonio Guterres to be sworn in as next UN Secretary-General
Antonio Guterres is set to be sworn in as the ninth United Nations Secretary-General on Monday, during a formal ceremony at the UN General Assembly.
25 Nov 2016
Pak army general threatens India, UN expresses concern
Pakistani Army Chief General Raheel Sharif said if Pakistan were to launch a surgical strike, "India would not be able to forget it for generations to come."
24 Nov 2016
India and Pakistan DGMOs speak over border firings
Indian Army forces inflicted significant damage with heavy-calibre weapons on 15-16 Pakistani Army posts as retaliation for beheading of an Indian soldier.
26 Oct 2016
Ban Ki-moon condemns Quetta attack
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon condemned the heinous attack on the Police Academy in Quetta which left 61 dead and over 100 injured.
25 Oct 2016
Attack on Pakistan's police academy claimed by ISIS
The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) claimed responsibility for the deadliest terrorist attack in Pakistan - the suicide bombing in Quetta hospital.
25 Oct 2016
44 dead as terrorists attack police academy in Quetta
A police academy was attacked by militants in southwest Pakistan. 44 were reported dead and almost 118 were injured.
15 Oct 2016
Army gives evidence of surgical strikes
In a first-ever occurrence, the political parties were briefed by the Army, wherein, it was confirmed that Army units had indeed crossed the Line of Control and carried out the surgical strikes.
15 Oct 2016
New UN chief to boost gender equality, women empowerment
After being unanimously voted as Ban Ki-moon's successor, Antonio Guterres vowed to work as a "convener and bridge-builder" prioritizing human dignity, gender equality and xenophobia.
03 Oct 2016
BSF post attacked by militants in Baramulla
Terrorists carried out an attempted attack on two camps belonging to Rashtriya Rifles and the BSF, located on the banks of the Jhelum.
29 Sep 2016
India targeted terror camps across LoC: DGMO
India's Director General of Military Operations confirmed that India targeted several terror camps across the LoC last night, inflicting "heavy casualties", without letting out further details.
29 Sep 2016
Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch, Nowgam
Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire in Nowgam district today, targeting Indian posts this morning; full details are not yet available.
20 Sep 2016
Indian Army kills 10 terrorists in Uri
Two days after 18 Indian soldiers were killed in an attack on the army base in Uri, Indian Army killed 10 terrorists on 20th September, 2016.
18 Sep 2016
Uri terror attack leaves 17 soldiers killed, 19 injured
Four heavily armed terrorists, known as fidayeen, or a suicide squad, killed 17 soldiers and left 19 critically injured at a terror attack at the army's administrative base in Uri.