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Taliban PM, 2 Dy PMs, Foreign Minister on UN sanctions list: UN envoy

Taliban PM, 2 Dy PMs, Foreign Minister on UN sanctions list: UN envoy

🕔08:32, 11.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 11  Many members of the new Taliban cabinet are on the United Nations sanctions list, including the Prime Minister, two Deputy Prime Ministers and the Foreign Minister, according to the UN Special Representative for Afghanistan, Deborah Lyons.

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Countries emerging from UN peackeeping operations should set own priorities: India

Countries emerging from UN peackeeping operations should set own priorities: India

🕔11:39, 9.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 9  India has said that countries emerging into a phase of stability after UN peacekeeping operations should be allowed to set their priorities for nation-building with a “human centric” approach. “India’s approach to peacebuilding is to respect

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UNSC demand zero tolerance for terrorism, political settlement in Afghanistan: Tirumurti

UNSC demand zero tolerance for terrorism, political settlement in Afghanistan: Tirumurti

🕔13:18, 17.Aug 2021

United Nations, Aug 17 The UN Security Council members demand zero tolerance for terrorism in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan and require a political settlement for the regime to be recognised, India’s Permanent Representative T.S. Tirumurti said on Monday. Addressing reporters outside the Council

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At UNSC meet, Modi’s five principles for maritime safety get backing

At UNSC meet, Modi’s five principles for maritime safety get backing

🕔07:48, 10.Aug 2021

United Nations, Aug 10  India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday proposed five basic principles for a holistic approach to maritime security that holds the “key to the planet’s future” and the UN Security Council, in a show of support,

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‘Bridge-builder’: UNSC backs Guterres, ensuring second term as Secy General

‘Bridge-builder’: UNSC backs Guterres, ensuring second term as Secy General

🕔07:54, 9.Jun 2021

United Nations, June 8  The UN Security Council on Tuesday recommended Antonio Guterres, who is running unopposed, for a second term as the Secretary General, ensuring his re-election. “He has proven worthy of the post,” Council President Sven Jurgenson said

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UNSC to discuss Myanmar coup

UNSC to discuss Myanmar coup

🕔14:32, 2.Feb 2021

United Nations, Feb 2  UN Security Council (UNSC) members will be briefed on Tuesday on the situation in Myanmar where the military has staged a coup after detaining top government officials, including de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, as

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UNSC encourages more active engagement against terrorism

UNSC encourages more active engagement against terrorism

🕔13:13, 30.Dec 2020

United Nations, Dec 30  The UN Security Council has adopted a resolution encouraging member states to engage more actively to oversee sanctions on individuals and groups related to the Islamic State and Al Qaeda terror groups. Unanimously adopting Resolution 2560

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UNSC adopts resolution on COVID-19

UNSC adopts resolution on COVID-19

🕔10:03, 2.Jul 2020

United Nations, July 2  The UN Security Council (UNSC) has adopted a resolution on COVID-19, demanding a general and immediate cessation of hostilities. Resolution 2532, which won the unanimous support of the 15 members of the Council on Wednesday, calls

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Shah expresses gratitude on India’s entry in UNSC

Shah expresses gratitude on India’s entry in UNSC

🕔16:46, 18.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 18 Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday expressed gratitude to the member nations for supporting India’s membership to the UN Security Council (UNSC), saying “India will will work towards peace and prosperity of the world”. “Gratitude to

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Will work to promote global peace: Modi on India’s entry to UNSC

Will work to promote global peace: Modi on India’s entry to UNSC

🕔16:44, 18.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 18  Hours after India was elected to the UN Security Council with an overwhelming majority, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he was grateful to the support shown by the global community and added that India will work

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India begins campaign for UNSC seat, promises solutions to overcome fault lines

India begins campaign for UNSC seat, promises solutions to overcome fault lines

🕔17:09, 6.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 6  India on Friday launched its campaign to secure an elected seat at the UN Security Council, saying that it can play a constructive global role by offering inclusive solutions to overcome old and new fault lines

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Jaish chief Masood Azhar now global terrorist; India, France welcome it

Jaish chief Masood Azhar now global terrorist; India, France welcome it

🕔22:24, 1.May 2019

United Nations, May 1 In a huge diplomatic victory for India and a blow to Pakistan, the UN Security Council on Wednesday declared Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist, a move that was being blocked by China for

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UNSC demands stringent action to combat terror funding

UNSC demands stringent action to combat terror funding

🕔14:22, 29.Mar 2019

United Nations, March 29  The UN Security Council (UNSC) has demanded that all countries should take stringent action to combat the financing of terrorist organisations and to prosecute those funding terrorism. A resolution passed unanimously on Thursday said that every

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UNSC adopts resolution to support peacekeepers’ return to Syria-Israel border

UNSC adopts resolution to support peacekeepers’ return to Syria-Israel border

🕔08:50, 22.Dec 2018

United Nations, Dec 22  The UN Security Council has adopted a resolution that stressed no military activity should occur in the de-militarised zone between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights amid the UN peacekeepers’ return to the area. Through Resolution

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India thanks Cyprus for support to candidature in expanded UNSC

India thanks Cyprus for support to candidature in expanded UNSC

🕔20:51, 4.Sep 2018

Nicosia, Sep 4  India on Monday thanked Cyprus for extending support to New Delhi’s bid for permanent membership in a reformed UN Security Council and also for the Nuclear Suppliers’ Group. “The salience of national sovereignty and the essential need

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India, Guatemala to support each other for UNSC membership

India, Guatemala to support each other for UNSC membership

🕔14:41, 8.May 2018

Guatemala City, May 8  India and Guatemala have agreed to support each other’s candidature for non-permanent membership in the UN Security Council (UNSC). The decision was one of the several outcomes of the extensive talks Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu

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Nordics support India’s place in UNSC

Nordics support India’s place in UNSC

🕔14:33, 18.Apr 2018

Stockholm, April 18  India is a strong candidate for a permanent seat in a reformed UN Security Council, according to a joint statement issued here after the first Indo-Nordic Summit. “The Nordic countries agree that India is a strong candidate

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UN blacklists shipping firms for aiding N.Korea

UN blacklists shipping firms for aiding N.Korea

🕔09:20, 31.Mar 2018

United Nations, March 31  The UN Security Council has blacklisted 27 ships, 21 shipping companies and one individual for aiding North Korea in its effort to evade sanctions, the media reported on Saturday. The latest restrictions announced on Friday were

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India raises concern over increasing IED attacks on peacekeepers

India raises concern over increasing IED attacks on peacekeepers

🕔10:50, 29.Mar 2018

United Nations, March 29  India has expressed concern over the rising improvised explosive device (IED) attacks on UN peacekeepers and called for deploying resources to protect troops against them The IED attacks were a “very serious concern”, India’s Deputy Permanent

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UN Security Council to hold high-level meeting on Afghanistan

UN Security Council to hold high-level meeting on Afghanistan

🕔10:37, 3.Jan 2018

United Nations, Jan 3  The Security Council is to hold a high-level meeting on Afghanistan, Council President Kairat Umarov said Tuesday. The meeting will focus on building a development-oriented regional partnership of Central Asian countries to bring peace and security

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