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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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UNSC to vote on new sanctions against North Korea

UNSC to vote on new sanctions against North Korea

🕔13:35, 22.Dec 2017

United Nations, Dec 22  The UN Security Council is expected to vote on a new draft resolution that would tighten sanctions against North Korea in response to its ballistic missile launch last month. A Security Council meeting has been scheduled

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India’s Quest For UNSC: TOUGH TEST FOR MODI …

India’s Quest For UNSC: TOUGH TEST FOR MODI …

🕔10:04, 28.Sep 2017

India’s Quest For UNSC TOUGH TEST FOR MODI By Dr.D.K.Giri (Prof. International Politics, JMI)  India made yet another bid for becoming a permanent member of the UN Security Council. Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj reinforced New Delhi’s initiative in revamping the

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G4 nations call for text-based negotiations on UNSC reforms

G4 nations call for text-based negotiations on UNSC reforms

🕔16:15, 21.Sep 2017

New York, Sep 21  Member states of the G4, including India, have reaffirmed the need for early reform in the UN Security Council (UNSC) while calling for text-based Intergovernmental Negotiations (IGN) in this regard. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, along

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UN Security Council adopts new sanctions against N. Korea

UN Security Council adopts new sanctions against N. Korea

🕔08:02, 12.Sep 2017

United Nations, Sep 12 (IANS) The UN Security Council on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution to impose fresh sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear test on September 3 in violation of previous Security Council resolutions. Monday’s resolution, the third Security

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India appreciates Cyprus support for UNSC membership: Modi

India appreciates Cyprus support for UNSC membership: Modi

🕔09:59, 29.Apr 2017

New Delhi, April 29  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said India appreciates Cyprus’s support for its permanent membership in the UN Security Council as the two sides signed four agreements, including on air services and merchant shipping. “India and

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Vote on Pyongyang resolution on Wednesday: UNSC

Vote on Pyongyang resolution on Wednesday: UNSC

🕔10:05, 2.Mar 2016

United Nations, March 2  The UN Security Council is scheduled to vote on Wednesday on a resolution on North Korea after the country conducted its fourth nuclear test, the Security Council president has said.“We hope to adopt this resolution on

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UN Security Council to consult more with troop-contributing nations, a key Indian demand

UN Security Council to consult more with troop-contributing nations, a key Indian demand

🕔10:09, 1.Jan 2016

United Nations, Jan 1  Admitting that its consultation process with countries contributing troops to peacekeeping operations was flawed, the UN Security Council has called for regular and broader consultations, a demand India has consistently pushed throughout last year. These developments

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