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UNGA president warns global community against modern forms of slavery

UNGA president warns global community against modern forms...

United Nations, March 26: The president of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), Volkan Bozkir, on Thursday...

Biden vows to improve situation on U.S. southern border overwhelmed by migrants

Biden vows to improve situation on U.S. southern...

Washington (US), March 26: U.S. President Joe Biden admitted Thursday that he cannot completely solve what he considered to be...

Biden to Give First Presidential Press Conference After Record-Setting Delay

Biden to Give First Presidential Press Conference After...

Washington [US], March 25: US President Joe Biden on Thursday will give his first full press conference since taking office...

North Korean Missile Launches Show Threat of Pyongyang's Arms Programme to Neighbours, US Says

North Korean Missile Launches Show Threat of Pyongyang's...

Washington (US), March 25: The statement from the Pentagon comes after in the early hours of Thursday North Korea test-fired...

UN chief appoints Ingrid Gjerde of Norway as force commander of UN mission in Cyprus

UN chief appoints Ingrid Gjerde of Norway as...

United Nations, March 25: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday announced the appointment of Major General Ingrid Gjerde of...

UN chief praises Yemen gov't opening Hodeidah port for fuel

UN chief praises Yemen gov't opening Hodeidah port...

United Nations, March 25: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres lauds the Yemeni government for allowing four fuel ships into Hodeidah port...

UN envoy hails new nat'l gov't in Libya, urges Security Council to deploy ceasefire monitors

UN envoy hails new nat'l gov't in Libya,...

United Nations, March 25: A United Nations envoy on Wednesday hailed the endorsement of a national government in Libya after...

U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 30 mln -- Johns Hopkins University

U.S. COVID-19 cases surpass 30 mln -- Johns...

New York (US), March 25: The total number of COVID-19 cases in the United States topped 30 million on Wednesday,...

US Does Not View N. Korea Short-Range Missile Launches as Provocative Actions - Official

US Does Not View N. Korea Short-Range Missile...

Washington (US), March 24: The United States is aware of the recent launches of short-range missiles by North Korea, but...

UN chief strongly condemns attack against civilians in Tahoua of Niger

UN chief strongly condemns attack against civilians in...

United Nations, March 24: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday strongly condemned the attack by unidentified gunmen against civilians...

Brazil's ex-president Lula denied fair trial: supreme court

Brazil's ex-president Lula denied fair trial: supreme court

Brasilia (Brazil), March 24: Brazil's Federal Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was denied...

AstraZeneca may have used "outdated information" from vaccine trial: U.S. health agency

AstraZeneca may have used "outdated information" from vaccine...

Washington (US), March 24: Results from a U.S. trial of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine may have used "outdated information," a U.S....

White House says considering executive actions on gun safety in wake of Colorado shooting

White House says considering executive actions on gun...

Washington (US), March 24: White House press secretary Jen Psaki told reporters Tuesday that the Joe Biden administration is considering...

Biden says 'nothing much changed' despite N. Korean missile launches

Biden says 'nothing much changed' despite N. Korean...

Washington (US), March 24: U.S. President Joe Biden said Tuesday that "nothing much has changed" despite North Korea's launch of...

UNESCO, NMCG celebrate World Water Day; registeration for Ganga Quest 2021 begins

UNESCO, NMCG celebrate World Water Day; registeration for...

New Delhi [India], March 23 (ANI): UNESCO New Delhi, along with the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) and other...

Brazil's COVID-19 death toll tops 295,000

Brazil's COVID-19 death toll tops 295,000

Rio De Janerio (Brazil), March 23: Brazil on Monday said 1,383 more people died from the novel coronavirus disease in...

US Welcomes Saudi Arabia, Yemeni Government's Commitment to Ceasefire

US Welcomes Saudi Arabia, Yemeni Government's Commitment to...

Washington (US), March 23: The United States welcomes Saudi Arabia and the Yemeni government's commitment to a ceasefire in Yemen,...

UN chief profoundly concerned over rising violence against Asians

UN chief profoundly concerned over rising violence against...

United Nations, March 23: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday expressed his profound concern over the rise in violence...

Senior Biden administration officials to travel to Mexico seeking to "manage migration"

Senior Biden administration officials to travel to Mexico...

Washington (US), March 23: Senior officials in charge of migration issues in the Joe Biden administration are heading to Mexico...

Various projects launched for Ayodhya under National Mission for Clean Ganga

Various projects launched for Ayodhya under National Mission...

New Delhi [India], March 20 : In a bid to ensure environmental sustainability, livelihood generation and enhancing tourism in Uttar...

UN Women voices concern over Turkey's withdrawal from Istanbul Convention

UN Women voices concern over Turkey's withdrawal from...

United Nations, March 22: The United Nations (UN) on Saturday voiced concern over Turkey's withdrawal from the Council of Europe...

UN chief calls for peaceful presidential poll in Congo

UN chief calls for peaceful presidential poll in...

New York [US], March 20: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for a peaceful presidential election in the Republic...

Biden, Harris condemn anti-Asian violence during visit to Atlanta following fatal shootings

Biden, Harris condemn anti-Asian violence during visit to...

Washington [US], March 20: U.S. President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris condemned anti-Asian violence in the country on...

US Sentences Florida Man to 4.5 Years for Violating Venezuela Sanctions

US Sentences Florida Man to 4.5 Years for...

Washington (US), March 18: Florida resident Victor Mones Coro has been sentenced to more than 4.5 years in prison for...

President Biden says Atlanta shootings 'very troubling'

President Biden says Atlanta shootings 'very troubling'

Washington [US], March 18: U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday offered condolences to the families of victims in deadly shootings...

U.S. House passes bill to renew Violence Against Women Act

U.S. House passes bill to renew Violence Against...

Washington (US), March 18: The U.S. House on Wednesday passed a bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA),...

UN seeks 2.7 bln USD to aid 13 mln people in Nigeria, South Sudan

UN seeks 2.7 bln USD to aid 13...

United Nations, March 17:The United Nations and partners have launched humanitarian response plans totaling 2.7 billion U.S. dollars to assist...