Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 | Last Update : 07:00 PM IST
Of the total, some 10.3 million people were newly displaced in 2016, around two-thirds fleeing within their own countries.
19 Jun 2017 11:21 AM
The Council’s 54 member Governments are elected by the General Assembly for overlapping three-year terms.
16 Jun 2017 1:05 PM
India accused Pakistan of 'misusing' the UN platform to pursue its political objectives.
15 Jun 2017 11:41 AM
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
'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
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
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
Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi led the Indian delegation at the UN Human Rights Council.
05 May 2017 8:44 AM
Catalina Devandas-Aguilar is scheduled to arrive in the isolated nation on Wednesday.
27 Apr 2017 8:17 PM
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