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The Escalating Trade War Between China And U.S. Calls A Truce

The world’s two largest economies have agreed to a small truce in their escalating trade war after a meeting between presidents U.S Donald Trump...

Polio Virus Remains A Global Threat: U.N. Official

Tremendous progress has been made in efforts to wipe out polio around the world. Before a global eradication program began 30 years ago, about...

Refugees’ Entitled To Claim The Right To Asylum in The U.S: U.N.

 Asylum seekers at the Mexican border fleeing violence or persecution are entitled to lodge claims in the United States to obtain sanctuary there, U.N. agencies...

Rohingya Shot in Rakhine Camp By Myanmar Police Raises United Nation’s Concern

Reports of shootings, allegedly by Myanmar police, at a camp for Rohingya refugees in Rakhine state have sparked concern by United Nations officials. Knut Ostby,...

Australia Rejects U.N. Climate Report, Continues Using Coal

Australia is rejecting the latest U.N. report on climate change, insisting coal remains critical to energy security and lowering household power bills. The United Nations'...

Make Women’s Day Special With These Gifts

A very special day earmarked by the United Nations to celebrate the womanhood, appreciate all the women achievers, the entire progress made by women...

Why Is India Still carrying The Social Stigma Of Women Infanticide?

A lot of social evils which have disgraced our history are still very much prevalent Female infanticide is known to be the intentional...

Free Wife, Daughter of Dr Allah Nazar : American Friends of Balochistan (AFB) Appeals to UN and other International bodies to act against Enforced...

Washington DC, Oct 31, 2017: The DC-based American friends of Balochistan has appealed to the United Nations, US State Department, Amnesty International, Human Rights Watch,...

India to host UN Global Wildlife Conference in 2020

New Delhi, October 28, 2017 : India will host the next UN global wildlife conference in 2020, it was announced on Saturday. "#India to be the...

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has been named the new Goodwill Ambassador by WHO

United Nations, October 21, 2017 : The World Health Organization (WHO) has appointed Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe as a goodwill ambassador to help tackle non-communicable...

North Korea may soon be able to hit US with Nuclear Missiles ; Could a war break out soon?

Washington, October 20, 2017 : North Korea is likely just months away from being capable of striking the United States with a nuclear missile, according...

An Out-of-control Chinese Space Station is Falling Towards The Earth! Should we be Worrying About Tiangong-1?

China, October 16, 2017: An out of control Chinese space station, weighing 8.5 tonnes, is falling towards the Earth and will crash land on the...

Deadly Blast Jostles Somalia , President Declares Three Days of National Mourning

Somalia, October 15, 2017 : Somalia's president has declared three days of national mourning following a deadly truck bombing Saturday in the capital, Mogadishu, which...

Annual Global Hunger Index : Global Hunger Levels Rise for the first time in ten years ; Africa tops the list

Rome, October 12, 2017 : Global hunger has fallen more than a quarter since 2000, but conflict and climate shocks are beginning to reverse these...

ILO: Global Unemployment Rises to More than 200 Million

Geneva, October 10: Global unemployment this year stands at more than 201 million, an increase of 3.4 million compared to 2016, says the International...

UN Invites Gurmeet Ram Rahim and Honeypreet to Join ‘World Toilet Day’ Campaign

Oct 05, 2017: Self-styled godman and rapist Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh is again in the headlines for a reason that left twitterati scratching their head. In...

Islamic State War Crimes in Iraq being Investigated: UN Team

Iraq, September 22, 2017: The United Nations Security Council has voted unanimously to establish an investigative team to help Iraq secure evidence of atrocities...

India third among the countries that have faced most natural disasters in the last half century, says UN Secretary General

The UN Secretary General has said on Tuesday, that India ranked third among the countries that have faced most natural disasters in the...

Myanmar violence: In Rakhine state of Myanmar houses have burned and around 400 people have died

Thousands of people have fled their villages and sought shelter in temples, schools, and mosques in other Rakhine town Volunteers were struggling to...

Bengali Film ‘Dhananjoy’ Sparks a Fresh Debate on the Social Dilemma of Capital Punishment

'Dhananjoy' is a Bengali film directed by Arindam Sil The film premiered theatres on August 11, 2017 Talking about capital punishments and death...

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