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UN expert: Trump's attacks on media...

UN expert condemns Trump's attack on...

North America

Fri, Aug 3 2018

Trump frequently brands stories and outlets he dislikes as “fake news”

UN: Fresh air strikes hit Yemen's Hodeidah...

UN: Fresh air strikes hit Yemen's Hodeidah...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 30 2018

On June 13, Saudi Arabia and its allies in a pro-government coalition launched a major offensive to retake...

UN chief warns staff, member states:...

UN chief: We're running out of

World

Sat, Jul 28 2018

Guterres said in a letter sent to member states on Wednesday that as of June 30, the core UN budget had...

UN Palestinian agency to axe 250 jobs...

UN Palestinian agency to axe 250 jobs...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The UNRWA staff union also called for a general strike by employees to be held on Thursday in Gaza

UN warns of voter intimidation in Zimbabwe...

UN warns of voter intimidation in Zimbabwe...

Africa

Thu, Jul 26 2018

The election campaign has been largely peaceful, and the UN welcomed the fact that authorities had allowed...

US: Mideast states not doing enough...

US: Mideast states not doing enough...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 25 2018

Since January, US financing for humanitarian programs serving Palestinians has been suspended

Myanmar violated UN child rights pact...

Myanmar violated UN child rights pact...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 21 2018

Myanmar acceded to the United Nations convention on the rights of the child in 1991 and is bound to it...

Deadly Israeli strikes pound Gaza after...

Deadly Israeli strikes pound Gaza after...

Middle East

Sat, Jul 21 2018

The United Nations urged all sides to step "back from the brink" after months of increasing...

UN investigators: Rohingya report more...

‘Rohingya report more violence'

South Asia

Fri, Jul 20 2018

The investigators will report their findings on September 18 to the UN Human Rights Council

Haley calls human rights council UN's...

Haley calls human rights council UN's...

North America

Thu, Jul 19 2018

The ambassador announced last month that the United States was quitting the council, accusing it of bias...

UN: Rohingya want to return to Myanmar...

UN: Rohingya want to return to Myanmar...

World

Wed, Jul 18 2018

UN envoy for Myanmar met the Rohingyas in Cox's ​​​​Bazar during a three-day visit to

At least 7 killed in suicide blast near...

At least 7 killed in suicide blast near...

South Asia

Mon, Jul 16 2018

The ministry was attacked just over a month ago

WHO recognises 'compulsive sexual behaviour'...

WHO recognises 'compulsive sexual behaviour'...

Health & Wellness

Sun, Jul 15 2018

Although WHO recognises it as a mental disorder, the UN health body insists more research is needed before...

UN: Civilian deaths in war-torn Afghanistan...

Afghan civilian deaths record high

South Asia

Sun, Jul 15 2018

The record high death toll came despite an unprecedented ceasefire by Afghan security forces and the...

UN aid chief: Clear evidence of humanitarian...

UN aid chief: Clear evidence of humanitarian...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 11 2018

About 20% of children in North Korea suffer from malnutrition, highlighting the need for more funding...

Poor countries face $168 billion interest...

Climate change: Poor nations face $168bn...

Climate Change

Wed, Jul 4 2018

For every $10 climate-vulnerable countries paid in interest over the past decade, $1 was attributable...

Guterres calls for more pressure on...

Guterres calls for more pressure on...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Jul 2 2018

The UN chief says the international community is yet to provide sufficient support to the refugees

UN-Myanmar deal on Rohingya offers no...

UN-Myanmar deal on Rohingya offers no...

South Asia

Sat, Jun 30 2018

Refugee leaders and human rights groups say the agreement fails to ensure basic rights for the...

UN chief, World Bank president to visit...

UN, World Bank chiefs to visit...

Bangladesh

Sat, Jun 30 2018

The two visitors will meet with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and other top officials

UN chief’s Bangladesh visit must address...

UN chief’s Bangladesh visit must address...

Opinion

Sat, Jun 30 2018

International efforts to promote safe and sustainable repatriation must remain the focus

UN: Yemen's warring sides will return...

UN: Peace talks in Yemen

Middle East

Fri, Jun 29 2018

The Houthis had offered the UN a lead role in managing the port if there was an overall ceasefire in...