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If elected, Joe Biden would help India get seat on UNSC: Ex-US diplomat Richard Verma

The 77-year-old former US vice president is set to be formally nominated by the Democratic Party in August

19 Jul 2020 1:10 PM

India shouldn't mistake restraint for weakness: Pak writes to UNSC for meet over J&K

China told Pak that both countries were ‘friendly neighbours’, wants them to resolve issue through UN resolutions, Shimla Agreement.

14 Aug 2019 4:21 PM

India, Uganda pledge to counter terrorism

Renew calls for UN Security Council reform.

27 Jul 2018 2:20 AM

UN council heads to Bangladesh and Myanmar to see Rohingya

The recent spasm of violence began when Rohingya insurgents staged series of attacks Aug 25 on about 30 security outposts and other targets.

27 Apr 2018 2:08 PM

Russia vetoes UN resolution citing Iran sanctions violation

The vote in the Security Council was 11 in favor, Russia and Bolivia opposed, and China and Kazakhstan abstaining.

27 Feb 2018 8:22 AM


Pak again raises Kashmir issue during UNSC debate on Middle East

UN had ruled out any mediation effort on Kashmir and encouraged India and Pakistan to address all their outstanding issues through dialogue.

27 Jan 2018 1:19 PM

Another attempt by UN to list Masood Azhar as global terrorist blocked by China

Another attempt by UN to list Masood Azhar as global terrorist blocked by China.

02 Nov 2017 7:31 PM

UN slaps global port ban on ships for North Korea sanctions violations

North Korea's main economic partner China has signed up to the measures, as has Russia.

10 Oct 2017 6:50 PM

After BRICS declared JeM as terror outfit, China avoids Masood Azhar ban issue

In the last two years, China has stonewalled efforts by India and then later by the US, the UK and France to declare Azhar as a terrorist.

04 Sep 2017 5:55 PM

North Korea: Public executions for theft, watching South Korea media

The commission detailed abuses including large prison camps, systematic torture, starvation, executions comparable to Nazi-era atrocities.

19 Jul 2017 12:35 PM


India ready to temporarily give up veto for UNSC seat

The G4 nations also said they are open to innovative and differing ideas to reform the United Nations.

08 Mar 2017 5:31 PM

Israel approves 566 east Jerusalem settler homes, against UN vote

Netanyahu also said he was to speak with Trump later in the day, their first conversation since the billionaire businessman took office.

22 Jan 2017 5:06 PM

India should realise owing several missiles doesn't make it nuke power: Chinese media

Agni-5, a 5,000-km range ICBM, is regarded as a missile targeted at China as it can reach almost all parts of the Chinese mainland.

05 Jan 2017 1:12 PM

UN Security Council to vote Saturday on Syria cease-fire

Russia and Turkey, who brokered the agreement, circulated the text and the draft resolution to Security Council members on Thursday night.

31 Dec 2016 7:49 AM

India attempting to change Kashmir demographics: Pakistan

Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria made the allegations at the weekly press briefing in Islamabad.

22 Dec 2016 5:11 PM