Around 450 million women across 114 low and middle-income countries use contraceptives.
29 Apr 2020 11:55 AM
Police and other security forces using excessive force to make people abide by lockdowns are reported worldwide
27 Apr 2020 4:45 PM
Guterres said the UN and African countries are working together in fight against the pandemic.
16 Apr 2020 12:02 PM
However, the spokesman did not provide further details or a country-wise break-up of the cases.
14 Apr 2020 12:47 PM
In the post-Covid-19 world the institutions of global governance would have to be revisited and remodelled
31 Mar 2020 11:56 AM
Bangladesh and Myanmar signed a repatriation deal two years ago, but virtually no refugees have been returned to date.
16 Dec 2019 1:48 PM
UN launches USD 29 bn emergency funding appeal.
04 Dec 2019 3:38 PM
Akbaruddin highlighted nefarious activities of terror outfits designated by world body including Islamic State, LeT and JeM.
20 Nov 2019 10:02 AM
Beijing denies any mistreatment of the Uighurs or others in Xinjiang.
18 Nov 2019 12:19 PM
Films were a passion in his life from his very young days and it is a passion that still continues.
15 Nov 2019 1:59 AM
Terming climate change as 'complex issue', Trump said he considers himself to be, 'in many ways, an environmentalist, believe it or not'.
13 Nov 2019 3:36 PM
As the rocket fire and Israeli air-strikes continued into the night, Gaza medical officials said 10 Palestinians had been killed.
13 Nov 2019 10:02 AM
'He’s so extreme and he says so extreme things, so I think people wake up by that in a way,' the 16-year-old said.
13 Nov 2019 8:38 AM
Report from the watchdog says it detected natural uranium particles of anthropogenic origin at a location in Iran not declared to agency.
12 Nov 2019 9:04 AM
Khosrowshahi later said he regretted his comments, made during an interview with Axios on HBO.
12 Nov 2019 8:43 AM
The Dalai Lama once travelled incessantly, drawing huge Western audiences with his good-humoured lectures on compassion and happiness.
09 Nov 2019 10:48 AM
The UN now has 191 members, and Switzerland was the last to join on September 10, 2002.
06 Nov 2019 1:16 AM
Guterres said the biggest threat to sustainability today in the world is climate change.
05 Nov 2019 1:05 PM
India has set an ambitious goal of doubling farmers' incomes by 2022.
28 Oct 2019 7:17 PM
Pakistan raked up the issue of Kashmir at the UN, referring to the communications lockdown in the state after the abrogation of Article 370.
24 Oct 2019 3:21 PM