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Yoshita Singh

At UN, Modi vows to more than double India’s green fuel target

Monday’s announcement during his speech at the global climate summit goes well beyond the pledge of 175 GW.

24 Sep 2019 1:52 AM

India gives clarion call at UN to adopt CCIT after Azhar blacklisting

India proposed a draft document on CCIT at UN in 1986 but it has not been implemented as there is no unanimity on definition of terrorism.

04 May 2019 5:11 PM

UN owes India $38 million for peace missions, says report

Secretary-General voices concern over deteriorating financial health.

17 Apr 2019 1:53 AM

No plans to run for office, will focus to find solutions for care-crisis: Nooyi

At 2019 Women in the World Summit, Nooyi warned that there is going to be a massive shortage of caregivers children and the elderly in tUS

15 Apr 2019 11:15 AM

‘Religion of humanity most important’: Anupam Kher on Hotel Mumbai

Hotel Mumbai, directed by Anthony Maras and also starring Dev Patel, premiered here Sunday.

21 Mar 2019 1:33 AM


Facebook in spot over interpretation of Indian laws

The report said an examination of the files revealed numerous gaps, biases and outright errors.

29 Dec 2018 1:48 AM

India, Iran discuss US sanctions

The two sides shared each others’ position about where they stand at this point of time, he said.

28 Sep 2018 1:26 AM

Swaraj arrives in New York, UNGA address on September 29

The General Debate commences on September 25. World leaders from 193 UN member states will address the global body.

24 Sep 2018 12:43 AM

United Nations warns against ‘water-war’

‘Indus treaty framework for resolving disagreements over water use’.

29 Aug 2018 6:24 AM

Al Qaeda wing ‘inclined’ to attack India

Al Qaeda still maintains a presence in South Asia: UN report.

15 Aug 2018 1:27 AM


UN chief backs J&K rights report

Human rights chief had sought independent probe on Kashmir issue.

14 Jul 2018 1:04 AM

India to UN: Make clear distinction between regular and illegal migrants

Lal said that it was unfortunate, since this negative narrative was not at all helpful.

16 May 2018 1:24 AM

Rape dehumanises society: UN official

The senior UN official said families of both the victims have sufferedlosses and await justice.

19 Apr 2018 2:30 AM

India foils Pakistan’s Kashmir offensive at UN forum

Pak’s leaders have consistently used the UNGA podium to internationalise the Kashmir issue even as its efforts have found no international backing.

09 Sep 2017 1:04 AM

India at UN takes dig at Pak: Who backs Afghan terror?

Akbaruddin criticised the Security Council for at times even shying away from condemning some of the terrorist attacks in Afghanistan.

23 Jun 2017 1:23 AM


King of controversy tops Time poll

Mr Modi had been named among the magazine’s probable contenders in last year’s Time 100 list also.

18 Apr 2017 2:38 AM

Discreet Obama, daughter surprise many at Broadway

The Obamas have kept a low profile since Donald Trump took office.

26 Feb 2017 6:41 AM

Thousands declare 'I am Muslim too' at rally in US

The ‘I am a Muslim Too’ solidarity rally drew several thousand people who raised slogans.

21 Feb 2017 6:56 AM

Flyer ejected after spat with future First Daughter

‘Aggressive’ passenger refuses to sit next to Ivanka Trump and her husband.

24 Dec 2016 2:10 AM

US will support Indo-Pak friendship, says Shalabh Kumar

Mr Kumar added that Mr Trump is “very well aware” that terrorism is a big concern for India.

17 Dec 2016 2:35 AM