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UN Security Council stalemate over...

UN Security Council stalemate over...

World

Tue, Mar 24 2020

The Security Council, chaired in March by China, has not met since March 12

UN experts: Ensure safe water for vulnerable...

UN experts: Ensure safe water for vulnerable...

World

Tue, Mar 24 2020

They express concerns that economically vulnerable people will become victims of a vicious cycle

Norway: UN to create global Covid-19...

Norway: UN to create global Covid-19...

Europe

Mon, Mar 23 2020

Norway, which suggested the fund, has not committed how much money it would put into the initiative

UN Security Council halts meetings due...

UN Security Council halts meetings due...

World

Tue, Mar 17 2020

'The United Nations building remains open and Secretary General Antonio Guterres was in his office...

Love in the time of injustice

Love in the time of injustice

Nafis Shahriar

Tue, Mar 10 2020

Why some people choose to stand on the sidelines in the face of evil

UN: Human rights need to be front, centre...

UN: Human rights need to be front, centre...

World

Fri, Mar 6 2020

The high commissioner said resources need to be directed to social protection so that people are able...

Former UN chief Javier Perez de Cuellar...

Former UN chief Javier Perez de Cuellar...

World

Thu, Mar 5 2020

He served as UN secretary general from 1981 to 1991

UN disability rights committee to review...

UN disability rights committee to review...

Bangladesh

Wed, Mar 4 2020

The inaugural session is scheduled to take place on March 9

UN Libya envoy resigns citing...

UN Libya envoy resigns citing...

World

Tue, Mar 3 2020

The unity government is supported by Turkey, while Haftar is backed by UN Security Council permanent...

UN to Myanmar: Repeal laws discriminating...

UN to Myanmar: Repeal laws discriminating...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Feb 27 2020

UN rights chief makes recommendations in report on Rohingyas, other minorities in Myanmar

UN calls for 'two state' solution to...

UN calls for 'two state' solution to...

World

Tue, Feb 25 2020

'All parties should refrain from undermining the viability of the two states solution in order to...

Tripoli government suspends Libya talks...

Tripoli government suspends Libya talks...

Africa

Wed, Feb 19 2020

The UN has been hosting in Geneva ceasefire talks between officers from the Tripoli government and the...

UN: 900,000 people displaced by fighting...

UN: 900,000 people displaced by fighting...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 18 2020

'The crisis in northwest Syria has reached a horrifying new level'

India rejects UN chief’s Kashmir mediation...

India rejects UN chief’s Kashmir mediation...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 17 2020

Guterres called on India and Pakistan to de-escalate, both militarily and verbally

UN launches world’s biggest survey of...

UN launches world’s biggest survey of...

Climate Change

Thu, Feb 13 2020

The survey will help policymakers to take action on to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 °C....

Haftar's forces in Libya ban UN flights...

Haftar's forces in Libya ban UN flights...

World

Thu, Feb 13 2020

Turkey has supplied combat drones to Tripoli operating in the past out of Mitiga and also sophisticated...

UN report names 112 companies doing...

UN report names 112 companies doing...

Middle East

Thu, Feb 13 2020

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejects the report

Boat capsize: UN working with the government...

Boat capsize: UN working with the government...

Rohingya Crisis

Tue, Feb 11 2020

At least 15 Rohingyas were reported to have drowned as a boat capsized in the Bay of Bengal near St Martin’s...

UN marks 75th anniversary year in world...

UN marks 75th anniversary year in world...

World

Sun, Feb 2 2020

The UN's promise as a global forum for resolving conflicts has dimmed dramatically since the powers...

ICJ fixes time limits for initial...

ICJ fixes time limits for initial...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Jan 29 2020

The court issued the order by taking into account the exceptional circumstances of the case and its...

Feeling the pressure

Feeling the pressure

Md Zakir Hossain

Sun, Jan 26 2020

Will Myanmar finally be brought to book for its crimes against the Rohingya?