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UNSC failed to act against some terror cases due to political considerations: Jaishankar

UNSC failed to act against some terror cases due to political considerations: Jaishankar

🕔14:01, 28.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Friday criticised the UN Security Council for failing to act when it comes to taking action against terrorists. “When it comes to proscribing some of these terrorists, the Security Council

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MoS External Affairs to visit US to participate in UNSC debate

MoS External Affairs to visit US to participate in UNSC debate

🕔17:46, 6.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) Minister of State for External Affairs and Parliamentary Affairs V. Muraleedharan will be in the US from October 6 to participate in the High Level UN Security Council Debate, on “Peace and Security in Africa: Strengthening

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At UNSC, Jaishankar highlights China’s stranglehold on sanctioning terrorists

At UNSC, Jaishankar highlights China’s stranglehold on sanctioning terrorists

🕔07:18, 23.Sep 2022

United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) Highlighting China’s stranglehold on the Security Council sanctioning Pakistan-based terrorists, India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Thursday denounced the politics giving them impunity. “Politics should never ever provide cover to evade accountability. Nor indeed to

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Killing of BSF personnel in Congo may be ‘war crime’: UNSC

Killing of BSF personnel in Congo may be ‘war crime’: UNSC

🕔12:10, 28.Jul 2022

The killing of the two Border Security Force (BSF) personnel involved with the UN peacekeeping operations in Congo may be a ‘war crime’, the UN Security Council has declared, backing an assertion by the Acting Head of the mission there,

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At UNSC, India regrets state-sponsors of cross-border terrorism go ‘scot-free’

At UNSC, India regrets state-sponsors of cross-border terrorism go ‘scot-free’

🕔06:51, 3.Jun 2022

As a victim of cross-border attacks, India has said it regrets that state sponsors of terrorism are “allowed to go scot-free” for serious violations of international law and urged the international community to make them accountable. United Nations, June 3

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India, G4 allies call for ‘serious’ look at veto powers in UNSC

India, G4 allies call for ‘serious’ look at veto powers in UNSC

🕔11:51, 8.Mar 2022

India and its allies in pushing for the reform of the Security Council have called for a serious look at the veto powers of the permanent members which are “undermining the legitimacy” of the UN’s highest decision-making body. United Nations,

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India abstains for 3rd time on UN Security Council vote on Ukraine

India abstains for 3rd time on UN Security Council vote on Ukraine

🕔10:25, 28.Feb 2022

United Nations, Feb 28 (IANS) India has abstained for the third time on a Security Council vote on Ukraine and said that it welcomed the decision by Ukraine and Russia to hold talks. As if acting as an Asian bloc, India

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Affirming nonalignment, India abstains on UNSC Russia vote; strains US ties

Affirming nonalignment, India abstains on UNSC Russia vote; strains US ties

🕔11:24, 26.Feb 2022

United Nations, Feb 26 (IANS) Affirming its nonaligned heritage, India has abstained on a Security Council resolution condemning Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and put a strain on its growing ties with the US and the West. India joined China and the

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India, UNSC reform allies to push for text-based reform negotiations

India, UNSC reform allies to push for text-based reform negotiations

🕔14:24, 23.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 23  India and its three allies in the quest for Security Council reform have called for a determined push for the adoption of a text for conducting the negotiations and to set a time-frame for the changes.

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UNSC resolution against terrorism in Afghanistan applies to J-e-M, L-e-T: Shringla

UNSC resolution against terrorism in Afghanistan applies to J-e-M, L-e-T: Shringla

🕔07:19, 31.Aug 2021

United Nations, Aug 31  The Security Council has demanded that the Taliban should not allow terrorists to use its territory for attacks against other countries and this would apply to the Lashkar-e-Toiba and the Jaish-e-Mohammad, according to India’s Foreign Secretary

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Putin discusses Ukraine, Libya affairs with Security Council

Putin discusses Ukraine, Libya affairs with Security Council

🕔07:27, 11.Jul 2020

Moscow, July 11  Russian President Vladimir Putin held an online conference with the country’s Security Council, mainly to discuss developments in Ukraine and Libya, the Kremlin said in a statement. In particular, disappointment was expressed due to a lack of

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India elected to UNSC with overwhelming majority

India elected to UNSC with overwhelming majority

🕔07:58, 18.Jun 2020

United Nations, June 18  India has been elected to the Security Council with an overwhelming majority of 184 votes running on a platform of fighting terrorism and promoting the ethos of “Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam” — the world is one family. Wednesday’s

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UNSC accepts India’s efforts in Kashmir, wants all to follow suit: Envoy

UNSC accepts India’s efforts in Kashmir, wants all to follow suit: Envoy

🕔06:42, 17.Aug 2019

United Nations, Aug 17  The Security Council has acknowledged India’s measures to bring normalcy and development to Kashmir and wants all countries to follow suit, India’s Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin said on Friday. Speaking to reporters after its informal meeting,

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India slams UNSC’s inability to confront terrorism in Afghanisataan

India slams UNSC’s inability to confront terrorism in Afghanisataan

🕔10:55, 22.Dec 2017

United Nations, Dec 22  India has criticised the Security Council’s impotency in confronting the terrorism threat in Afghanistan, which poses dangers beyond its borders. “While new threats emerge from the IS/Daesh (Islamic State), the Security Council cannot even decide whether

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India lashes out against ‘powerless’ UN Security Council

India lashes out against ‘powerless’ UN Security Council

🕔14:05, 13.Oct 2015

United Nations, Oct 13  Calling the Security Council ineffective and powerless, India has lashed out against its lack of accountability and transparency in mandating peacekeeping operations and blamed it for the rising casualties among peacekeepers.“We are dismayed at the opaque

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UN’s Liberian mission, with Indian policing, extended

UN’s Liberian mission, with Indian policing, extended

🕔12:15, 18.Dec 2014

United Nations, Dec 18  The Security Council has extended the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), which has the participation of Indian police, till September next year, tailoring its mandate to focus on civilian protection, humanitarian assistance, and justice and

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India raises Israel-Palestine issue at UNSC, Human Rights Council

India raises Israel-Palestine issue at UNSC, Human Rights Council

🕔10:02, 24.Jul 2014

New Delhi, July 23 India Wednesday expressed concern at the UN Security Council and at the 21st special session of the  over the steep escalation of violence between Israel and Palestine. At the Security Council, India raised the issue during

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