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Kashmir integral part of country, Pak remains illegal occupant: India at UNHRC

India's Permanent Representative at the UN, Rajiv K Chander noted at the session that the entire state of J&K is an integral part of India.

07 Jun 2017 5:23 PM

UN accuses ISIS of executing 163 civilians in Mosul on June 1

'The brutality of Daesh and other terrorist groups seemingly knows no bounds', said Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, using an Arabic acronym for ISIS.

06 Jun 2017 3:47 PM

US' Paris accord exit may lead to 0.3 degree rise in global temperatures: UN

A WMO official, however, said that the likely impact of Trump's widely-condemned decision remains far from clear.

03 Jun 2017 11:43 AM

Yemen: Cholera outbreak kills 124, more than 7 million in high-risk areas

The World Health Organization said last month that fewer than 45 percent of health facilities in Yemen are now fully functioning.

17 May 2017 8:49 AM

At UNHRC, India says it's secular state with no state religion

Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi led the Indian delegation at the UN Human Rights Council.

05 May 2017 8:44 AM

For the first time ever, UN rights expert to visit North Korea

Catalina Devandas-Aguilar is scheduled to arrive in the isolated nation on Wednesday.

27 Apr 2017 8:17 PM

North Korea tests rocket engine: US officials

The reclusive state has conducted five nuclear tests and a series of missile launches in defiance of UN resolutions.

28 Mar 2017 3:45 PM

Pyongyang undeterred by sanctions, Washington explores new approach

This includes developing a “pre-emptive first strikecapability” and an inter-continental ballistic missile, said Choe Myong Nam.

23 Mar 2017 1:30 AM

Syria has become 'torture chamber': UN rights chief

The UN and other organisations have repeatedly accused the Syrian authorities of widespread torture.

14 Mar 2017 3:49 PM

UN chief mulls talking to India, Pak officials on Kashmir issue

UN chief's Deputy Spokesman said that UN chief Antonio Guterres would talk to different officials if it helped move the process along.

10 Mar 2017 4:06 PM