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World AIDS Day
World AIDS Day 2022: Number of HIV cases down but still alarming in Odisha

AIDS which stands as an abbreviation for Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome is a life-claiming disease caused by Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). Every year it claims and infects millions of lives worldwide.

  • Thursday, 01 December 2022
 Purnima Devi Barman
Indian biologist gets UN's highest honour for saving world's rarest storks

Since its inception in 2005, the annual Champions of the Earth award has been awarded to trailblazers at the forefront of efforts to protect the natural world.

  • Tuesday, 22 November 2022
Twitter
UN rights chief urges Musk to ensure human rights in Twitter management

According to media reports, on Friday Twitter laid off thousands of employees in departments across the company as part of an aggressive plan to trim costs.

  • Sunday, 06 November 2022
Terrorist Arrested
2 JeM terrorist associates held in J&K's Pulwama

Arms and ammunition including a pistol along with one magazine and 12 rounds were recovered from their possession.

  • Monday, 31 October 2022
united nation
UN flag to be flown alongside Tricolour on Oct 24

The Ministry said that state governments and union territory administrations have been directed to issue instructions in the matter accordingly.

  • Thursday, 20 October 2022
UN Gen In India
UN Secretary General Arrives In India

UN Secretary General Arrives In India

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  • Wednesday, 19 October 2022
United Nations headquarters in New York
UN experts call for action on findings of Uyghur abuse in China

More than 40 experts, comprising U.N. special rapporteurs, independent experts and members of working groups under the U.N. Human Rights Council, issued their call in response to a damning report issued on August 31

  • Thursday, 08 September 2022
Russia blocks final declaration of nuclear treaty review conference
Russia blocks final declaration of nuclear treaty review conference

At the four-week conference, some states and non-governmental organisations had hoped to establish binding deadlines for the dismantling of nuclear weapons worldwide.

  • Saturday, 27 August 2022
UN Security Council
India breaks streak of UN abstentions on Ukraine, votes in opposition to Russia

Modi has spoken to Presidents Putin and Zelensky asking them to hold talks for a peaceful resolution of war.

  • Thursday, 25 August 2022
UN chief calls for new global consensus on cooperation for collective security
UN chief calls for new global consensus on cooperation for collective security

"As the focus of this briefing makes clear, the path to peace is forged by dialogue and cooperation," he said.

  • Tuesday, 23 August 2022
India warns UN may face oblivion without reforms to make it relevant
India warns UN may face oblivion without reforms to make it relevant

India's Permanent Representative to the UN, Ruchira Kamboj said on Monday, "A truly representative Security Council is the most pressing need of the hour. "

  • Tuesday, 23 August 2022
India calls out China for blocking UN sanctions against JeM terrorist
India calls out China for blocking UN sanctions against JeM terrorist

Abdul Rauf is the brother of JeM chief Masood Azhar who is the mastermind behind the 2008 Mumbai attacks.

  • Friday, 12 August 2022
N.Korea preparing first nuclear test since 2017: UN
N.Korea preparing first nuclear test since 2017: UN

"Work at the Punggye-ri nuclear test site paves the way for additional nuclear tests for the development of nuclear weapons."

  • Friday, 05 August 2022
Kamboj takes over as India's first woman Permanent Representative at UN
Kamboj takes over as India's first woman Permanent Representative at UN

Kamboj will take her seat at the Security Council, where India is an elected member, at a time of heightened international tensions following the Russian invasion of Ukraine with the body hobbled by permanent members' veto powers.

  • Wednesday, 03 August 2022
UN chief Guterres condemns fatal attack on peacekeepers in Congo that killed 2 Indians
UN chief Guterres condemns fatal attack on peacekeepers in Congo that killed 2 Indians

He wished a speedy recovery to the injured peacekeeper, a statement issued here Tuesday by his deputy spokesperson Farhan Haq said.

  • Wednesday, 27 July 2022
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