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Adding permanent members to Security Council ‘now seriously on the table’: Guterres

Adding permanent members to Security Council ‘now seriously on the table’: Guterres

🕔11:00, 20.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 20 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday sounded a note of optimism on stalled Security Council reforms, saying that adding permanent members is now being taken “seriously”. He noted that four of the five permanent members of

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Vowing to fight backsliding on climate change, Guterres convening action summit

Vowing to fight backsliding on climate change, Guterres convening action summit

🕔10:55, 20.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 20 (IANS) Vowing to fight back against backsliding in the fight against climate change, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has announced a summit next year to get uncompromising commitments from governments and businesses. Warning that the world “is moving

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Jaishankar discusses India’s G20 leadership with Guterres

Jaishankar discusses India’s G20 leadership with Guterres

🕔11:12, 15.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 15 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar has discussed with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres working together on G20, which is being led by India. Jaishankar tweeted after their meeting here on Wednesday that they “exchanged views on working

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UN chief calls for action in 3 areas to prevent disaster of biological weapons

UN chief calls for action in 3 areas to prevent disaster of biological weapons

🕔10:38, 29.Nov 2022

United Nations, Nov 29 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for action in three areas to prevent the disaster of biological weapons. Guterres on Monday made the appeal in a video message to participants of the Ninth Biological Weapons Convention

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COP27: History for vulnerable nations as deal to establish loss and damage fund

COP27: History for vulnerable nations as deal to establish loss and damage fund

🕔17:19, 20.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) History was made for vulnerable countries and civic society who have been calling for funding for decades, diplomats from over 190 countries on Sunday struck a deal to set up a loss and damage fund to

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Guterres ‘deeply saddened’ by Morbi bridge tragedy: Spokesperson

Guterres ‘deeply saddened’ by Morbi bridge tragedy: Spokesperson

🕔08:20, 1.Nov 2022

United Nations, Nov 1 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is “deeply saddened” by the Morbi bridge tragedy that has claimed the lives of more than 140 people, according to his Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric. “He expresses his condolences to the families of

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Guterres looks forward to working closely with Sunak, PM of UNSC permanent member: Spokesperson

Guterres looks forward to working closely with Sunak, PM of UNSC permanent member: Spokesperson

🕔07:44, 26.Oct 2022

United Nations, Oct 26 (IANS) UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres congratulated Rishi Sunak on becoming the Prime Minister of the UK and looks forward to working closely with him, his spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said on Tuesday. “The United Kingdom, as a

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India’s IT Secretary appointed to high-level UN internet panel

India’s IT Secretary appointed to high-level UN internet panel

🕔11:26, 17.Aug 2022

United Nations, Aug 17 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday appointed India’s Electronics and Information Technology Secretary Alkesh Kumar Sharma to a panel of eminent experts on internet governance. Internet pioneer Vint Cerf and Nobel Prize-winning journalist Maria Reesa were

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Guterres appoints ex-diplomat of India as technology envoy

Guterres appoints ex-diplomat of India as technology envoy

🕔14:20, 11.Jun 2022

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday appointed former Indian diplomat Amandeep Singh Gill as his envoy on technology to coordinate programmes for international digital cooperation. United Nations, June 11 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday appointed former Indian diplomat Amandeep

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Global wellbeing is at risk: Guterres warns at Stockholm+50

Global wellbeing is at risk: Guterres warns at Stockholm+50

🕔03:12, 4.Jun 2022

Global wellbeing is at risk and it’s in large part because “we haven’t kept our promises on the environment”, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned at the Stockholm+50 to spur urgent action for a healthy planet for the prosperity of all.

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UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to meet Putin, Zelensky in mediation effort

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres to meet Putin, Zelensky in mediation effort

🕔09:55, 23.Apr 2022

As peace efforts to end the intensifying Ukraine war have stalled, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will ramp up his mediation efforts through direct meetings with the Presidents of Russia and Ukraine Vladimir Putin and Volodymyr Zelensky, respectively, next week, according

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UN chief calls for 4-day pause in fighting in Ukraine during Easter

UN chief calls for 4-day pause in fighting in Ukraine during Easter

🕔16:30, 20.Apr 2022

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called for a four-day humanitarian pause in fighting in Ukraine to allow for the opening of humanitarian aid corridors during the Orthodox Christian Holy Week. United Nations, April 20 (IANS) UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres called

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Commit to making 2022 a year of recovery for everyone: Guterres

Commit to making 2022 a year of recovery for everyone: Guterres

🕔12:41, 29.Dec 2021

United Nations, Dec 29 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday suggested that the world should commit to making 2022 as a year of recovery for everyone. In his year-end message to the world, Guterres said: “The world welcomes 2022 with

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Global vaccination plan only way to stop pandemic: UN Chief

Global vaccination plan only way to stop pandemic: UN Chief

🕔08:43, 1.Dec 2021

United Nations (New York), Dec 1 (IANS) UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres has said that “the only way out of a global pandemic and out of this unjust and immoral situation is through a global vaccination campaign.” The Secretary General was

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UN chief welcomes elections in Iraq, calls for disputes’ settlement

UN chief welcomes elections in Iraq, calls for disputes’ settlement

🕔07:30, 12.Oct 2021

United Nations, Oct 12  UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the successful conducting of parliamentary elections in Iraq and called on parties to resolve disputes that may arise through established legal channels, said his spokesman. “The secretary-general commends the women

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COP26 should focus on climate finance in scope, scale and speed and transfer of green technologies at low cost says India at UN

COP26 should focus on climate finance in scope, scale and speed and transfer of green technologies at low cost says India at UN

🕔12:48, 21.Sep 2021

Representing India virtually at the UN Secretary General’s meeting with select leaders on Climate Change  on 20th September,2021 convened by António Guterres, United Nations Secretary General and Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of United Kingdom, the Minister for Environment, Forest and

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Need deeper cooperation to address global health crisis: UN chief

Need deeper cooperation to address global health crisis: UN chief

🕔16:51, 13.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 13 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for deeper international cooperation to address global health crisis, and reduce poverty and inequality. “We need deeper international cooperation to address the global health crisis, reduce poverty and inequality, achieve

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UN humanitarian chief in Afghanistan for talks with Taliban

UN humanitarian chief in Afghanistan for talks with Taliban

🕔13:04, 6.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 6  UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has sent Undersecretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Martin Griffiths to Kabul for talks with the Taliban leadership, a top official of the world body confirmed “At the request of the Secretary-General, Martin Griffiths

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India can be ‘global superpower’ in fighting climate change: Guterres

India can be ‘global superpower’ in fighting climate change: Guterres

🕔11:04, 28.Aug 2020

United Nations, Aug 28 India can lead the world’s transformation to clean energy and become a “global superpower” in the war on climate change, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Friday. “India can become a true global superpower in the fight

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India essential component of multipolar world: UN Secretary General

India essential component of multipolar world: UN Secretary General

🕔07:43, 3.Oct 2018

New Delhi, Oct 3  Multilateralism has not been under so much fire as it is today and India will be the essential component if the world has to become multipolar, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday. He called

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