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India warns of ‘significant increase’ in terror presence in Afghanistan

India warns of ‘significant increase’ in terror presence in Afghanistan

🕔10:29, 30.Aug 2022

United Nations, Aug 30 (IANS) India has warned of a “significant increase” in the presence of terrorist groups in the Taliban-ruled Afghanistan and threats to other countries emanating from the war-torn country. “We need to see concrete progress in ensuring that

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In implied criticism of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, India calls it ‘affront to common security’

In implied criticism of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, India calls it ‘affront to common security’

🕔07:08, 23.Aug 2022

United Nations, Aug 23 (IANS) In one of the strongest implied criticism of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, India has called it “an affront to common security”. In keeping with India’s delicate balancing act without naming Russia, India’s Permanent Representative to UN,

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India warns UN may face oblivion without reforms to make it relevant

India warns UN may face oblivion without reforms to make it relevant

🕔07:06, 23.Aug 2022

United Nations, Aug 23 (IANS) India has warned that the world body UN could slip into oblivion and be overtaken by more democratic organisations if the UN Security Council is not reformed to make it more relevant to today’s geopolitical realities.

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Shifting geopolitical realities offer India an opportunity to shine

Shifting geopolitical realities offer India an opportunity to shine

🕔12:29, 22.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) At a time when investability in China is being questioned, shifting geopolitical realities offer India an opportunity to shine, Morgan Stanley said in a report. When the 15-nation UN security council hastily called for a vote

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UNSC fails to adopt resolution on humanitarian situation in Ukraine

UNSC fails to adopt resolution on humanitarian situation in Ukraine

🕔06:58, 24.Mar 2022

The 15-member UN Security Council has failed to adopt a resolution on the humanitarian situation in Ukraine. United Nations (New York), March 24 (IANS) The 15-member UN Security Council has failed to adopt a resolution on the humanitarian situation in Ukraine.

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India warns of ‘major crisis’ as Russia starts ‘special military operations’ in Ukraine

India warns of ‘major crisis’ as Russia starts ‘special military operations’ in Ukraine

🕔12:29, 24.Feb 2022

As Russian President Vladimir Putin announced “special military operations” in Ukraine even as the UN Security Council was meeting in a late-night emergency session, India warned of a looming major crisis. United Nations, Feb 24 (IANS) As Russian President Vladimir Putin

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India warns Ukraine developments could ‘undermine’ peace security, calls for restraint

India warns Ukraine developments could ‘undermine’ peace security, calls for restraint

🕔15:58, 22.Feb 2022

As the UN Security Council met for a late-night emergency session, India warned that the latest actions of Russia in regard to Ukraine could “undermine peace and security” and called for restraint and de-escalation. United Nations, Feb 22 (IANS) As the

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UNSC takes up matter of hijacked UAE vessel, India seeks release of crew

UNSC takes up matter of hijacked UAE vessel, India seeks release of crew

🕔07:34, 13.Jan 2022

New Delhi/New York, Jan 13 (IANS) India took part in the discussion on the hijacked UAE vessel ‘Rawabi’ in the UN Security Council on Wednesday and called for the immediate release of its crew members, which include seven Indians. India’s Permanent

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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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