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UN expert: North Korea maintains repression,...

UN expert: North Korea maintains repression,...

World

Sat, Mar 9 2019

North Korea has frozen its nuclear and missile testing since 2017 and held several summits with the United...

Sri Lanka U-turns on war crimes...

Sri Lanka U-turns on war crimes...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 6 2019

President Maithripala Sirisena said he will formally ask the United Nations rights body to reconsider...

UN urges social media, investors to...

UN urges social media, investors to...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 6 2019

Facebook said this month it had banned four insurgent groups fighting Myanmar's military after it...

Diplomats: Saudi Arabia faces first-ever...

Diplomats: Saudi Arabia faces first-ever...

World

Wed, Mar 6 2019

Iceland has led the initiative

Pakistan announces crackdown on UN terror...

Pakistan announces crackdown on UN terror...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 5 2019

The move comes after a bombing in Kashmir that killed 40 Indian troops

UN expert calls air pollution ‘the silent...

UN expert calls air pollution ‘the silent...

Environment

Mon, Mar 4 2019

Nearly seven million people die due to air pollution every year, accordin to UN Special Rapporteur David...

Pakistan to lodge UN complaint against...

Pakistan to lodge UN complaint against...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 1 2019

India and Pakistan are amidst their biggest stand-off in many years

UN: Grassroots movements boost hopes...

UN: Grassroots movements boost hopes...

World

Tue, Feb 26 2019

The UN chief maintained that milestones have been reached in recent years worldwide, which are key elements...

Envoy: Bangladesh working relentlessly...

Envoy: Bangladesh working relentlessly...

Foreign Affairs

Sat, Feb 16 2019

Ambassador Masud made the remarks at the General Debate of the 57th Commission for Social...

UN: Human rights action must lead to...

UN: Human rights action must lead to...

Nation

Sun, Feb 10 2019

She said the new government has clearly committed itself to preventing any attempts to violate human...

UN: Evidence shows Khashoggi murder...

'Evidence shows Khashoggi murder planned...

World

Fri, Feb 8 2019

US intelligence agencies believe Crown Prince Mohammed ordered Khashoggi’s murder

UN council pushes Yemen's warring parties...

UN council pushes Yemen's warring parties...

Middle East

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The truce has largely held in Hodeidah, but clashes have increased in recent weeks

UN warns Yemen's warring sides truce...

UN warns Yemen's warring sides truce...

Latin America

Mon, Feb 4 2019

The meeting was to address problems in implementing an agreement reached in Sweden in December that calls...

UN: Nearly 2,700 indigenous languages...

UN: 2,700 indigenous languages at risk...

World

Sun, Feb 3 2019

There are roughly 7,600 languages spoken worldwide, according to UN officials

UN Khashoggi investigator seeks more...

UN Khashoggi investigator seeks more...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 1 2019

US intelligence agencies believe Saudi Arabia's de facto Saudi ruler Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman...

26 UN peacekeepers killed in attacks...

26 UN peacekeepers killed in attacks...

World

Fri, Feb 1 2019

The peacekeeping mission in Mali suffered the greatest loss of life last year  

UN: Cold kills 29 children fleeing Syria...

UN: Cold kills 29 children fleeing Syria...

Middle East

Fri, Feb 1 2019

Many of them have walked or travelled in trucks for days and nights in the bitterly cold

UN envoy urges Yemen combatants to withdraw...

UN envoy urges Yemen combatants to withdraw...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 29 2019

The truce in Hodeidah has largely been respected since coming into force a month ago

Delhi yet to respond to repeated requests...

Delhi yet to respond to repeated requests...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Jan 27 2019

The requests of the UN Special Rapporteur to visit India to see the conditions of the Rohingyas have...

Khashoggi inquiry has sought access...

Khashoggi inquiry has sought access...

World

Sun, Jan 27 2019

Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist living in the United States, was murdered at the Saudi consulate...

US pushes UN Security Council to back...

US pushes UN Security Council to back...

Latin America

Sat, Jan 26 2019

The council will meet on Saturday at the request of the United States after Washington and a string of...