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India’s leadership at UNSC draws praise from array of nations

India’s leadership at UNSC draws praise from array of nations

🕔11:24, 23.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 23 (IANS) As India wraps up its two-year term as an elected member of the Security Council and its month of presidency with a focus on terrorism and UN reform, it has received praise from an array

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India, along with Russia, China, abstains on UNSC resolution on Myanmar

India, along with Russia, China, abstains on UNSC resolution on Myanmar

🕔07:10, 22.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 22 (IANS) India joined China and Russia in abstaining on a UN Security Council resolution on Myanmar, calling for the restoration of democracy there and the release of political prisoners, foremost among them Aung San Suu Kyi. The

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World not ‘stupid’ when it comes to recognising Pak as ‘epicentre’ of terrorism: Jaishankar

World not ‘stupid’ when it comes to recognising Pak as ‘epicentre’ of terrorism: Jaishankar

🕔10:44, 16.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 16 (IANS) “The world is not stupid, the world is not forgetful” when it comes to recognising Pakistan as the “epicentre” of terrorism, India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar has said. Pakistan, therefore, has to clean up its

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Jaishankar announces India’s candidacy for 2028-29 UNSC term

Jaishankar announces India’s candidacy for 2028-29 UNSC term

🕔07:25, 16.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 16 (IANS) India will seek election to the Security Council for a two-year term that starts in 2028, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar has said. He made the announcement on Thursday at a brief news conference after presiding

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UNSC reform: Jaishankar cites Covid vaccine source as example of changed world order

UNSC reform: Jaishankar cites Covid vaccine source as example of changed world order

🕔07:33, 15.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 15 (IANS) India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar cited on Wednesday India’s role in becoming the world’s vaccinator in the Covid pandemic to demonstrate how the world order has changed requiring Security Council reforms. He warned that the

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In day showing New Delhi’s rising global profile, India becomes UNSC president

In day showing New Delhi’s rising global profile, India becomes UNSC president

🕔12:49, 2.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 2 (IANS) In a day marking India’s rising global profile, it assumed the presidency of the UN Security Council — hours after taking over the leadership of the G20, with the promise of working to promote unity in

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India assumes UNSC presidency vowing to be ‘bridge builder’

India assumes UNSC presidency vowing to be ‘bridge builder’

🕔07:38, 2.Dec 2022

United Nations, Dec 2 (IANS) India took over the presidency of the UN Security Council on Thursday promising to be a “voice of reason and a bridge builder” in a time of global polarisation that has pressed it into inaction. “One

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Ahead of assuming UNSC chair, India’s UN permanent representative meets General Assembly Prez

Ahead of assuming UNSC chair, India’s UN permanent representative meets General Assembly Prez

🕔10:29, 29.Nov 2022

United Nations, Nov 29 (IANS) As India prepares to assume the presidency of the Security Council this week, India’s Permanent Representative to UN, Ruchira Kamboj has met with General Assembly President Csaba Korosi, according to his Spokesperson Paulina Kubiak. Kubiak said

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India receives wide praise at UNSC for counter-terror leadership, guiding ‘Delhi Declaration’

India receives wide praise at UNSC for counter-terror leadership, guiding ‘Delhi Declaration’

🕔11:16, 24.Nov 2022

United Nations, Nov 24 (IANS) India has received wide praise for its leadership of the UN Security Council’s Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) and for guiding the adoption of the Delhi Declaration on fighting terrorists using emerging technologies at its special meeting in

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UK reaffirms support for India as permanent member in UNSC

UK reaffirms support for India as permanent member in UNSC

🕔07:11, 19.Nov 2022

New Delhi, Nov 19 (IANS) The UK has reaffirmed its support for a permanent seat for India in the UN Security Council (UNSC). It has called for an expansion of the UNSC in both permanent as well as non-permanent categories and

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India asks UNSC Monitoring Team to stay vigilant against terror groups in Afghanistan

India asks UNSC Monitoring Team to stay vigilant against terror groups in Afghanistan

🕔12:48, 11.Nov 2022

United Nations, Nov 11 (IANS) India has expressed concern over the terrorist attacks in Afghanistan and asked the UN Security Council Sanctions Monitoring Team to keep up its vigilance against terror groups using the war-torn country. India’s Deputy Permanent Representative R.

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India abstains on Russia-sponsored UNSC resolution involving Ukraine

India abstains on Russia-sponsored UNSC resolution involving Ukraine

🕔08:58, 3.Nov 2022

United Nations, Nov 3 (IANS) India has abstained on yet another resolution involving Ukraine, this time a motion sponsored by Russia at the UN Security Council (UNSC). Only China voted with Russia on Wednesday on the resolution calling for an inquiry

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HEADS OF DELEGATIONS OF UN SECURITY COUNCIL’S COUNTER TERRORISM COMMITTEE CALL ON THE PRESIDENT

HEADS OF DELEGATIONS OF UN SECURITY COUNCIL’S COUNTER TERRORISM COMMITTEE CALL ON THE PRESIDENT

🕔10:55, 30.Oct 2022

New Delhi, Oct 30 : Heads of Delegations of the United Nations Security Council’s Counter Terrorism Committee (CTC) called on the President of India, Droupadi Murmu at the Rashtrapati Bhavan today (October 29, 2022). They are in India to attend

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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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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 abstains on UNSC resolution condemning Russia’s referendum to annex Ukraine areas

India abstains on UNSC resolution condemning Russia’s referendum to annex Ukraine areas

🕔15:04, 1.Oct 2022

United Nations, Oct 1 (IANS) India has abstained on a Security Council resolution condemning Moscow’s annexation of parts of Ukraine while saying it was “deeply disturbed by the recent turn of developments” there. The resolution, which sought to declare as illegal

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Jaishankar meets group working for Security Council reform

Jaishankar meets group working for Security Council reform

🕔05:53, 24.Sep 2022

United Nations, Sep 24 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Friday met the leaders of a group working for Security Council reform on Friday to reinvigorate their cause. The 42-member group of developing countries, known as L.69 after the original

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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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Jaishankar asks UNSC for ‘unambiguous message’ against impunity

Jaishankar asks UNSC for ‘unambiguous message’ against impunity

🕔07:13, 23.Sep 2022

United Nations, Sep 23 (IANS) External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Wednesday asked the UN Security Council to send an unambiguous message that impunity in carrying out violations of human rights will not be tolerated, and called for independent investigations into

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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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