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Cyberattacks by North Koreans to be probed by UN

Increasing instances of North Korean cyberattacks to be probed by UN

Increasing instances of North Korean cyberattacks to be probed by UN Experts at the United Nations have said that they are probing at least 35 instances of cyberattacks by North Koreans in 17 countries Experts claim that North Korean cyberattacks have been executed in an attempt to illegally raise money for weapons of mass destruction programs. At least $2 billion has been raised from

Fresh clashes in Syria’s Idlib province triggering “total panic”, says UN

Fresh fighting in Syria’s Idllib province creating panic: UN

Fresh fighting in Syria’s Idllib province creating panic: UN The renewed fighting in Syria’s Idlib province has created an atmosphere of “total panic” among civilians, a senior UN official has asserted UN humanitarian chief for Syria's, Panoz Moumtzis, said that a humanitarian disaster in jihadi-controlled Idlib province of Syria could foreshadow a wider government offensive and compel hundreds of thousands to leave

UN Report: 271 Million People lifted from Multidimensional Poverty in India

Reports says Multidimensional Poverty Index

UN's Multidimensional Poverty Index Report has been released United Nations Global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) Report 2019 has noted that has India has lifted 271 million people out of poverty between 2006 and 2016 ‘India’s has been the fastest reductions in the multidimensional poverty index values during the period with strong improvements in areas such as "assets, cooking fuel, sanitation and nutrition’, the report said. United

Extreme Poverty Eradication highest in South Asia says UN Report 2019

The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030 – caption

The 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals 2030 – caption The UN Sustainable Development Goals enlists global extreme poverty eradication by 2030 as a top priority. India has significantly reduced extreme poverty during 1990-2015 UNDP (United Nations Development Programme), which lays out the action plan for achieving Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 has stated in a report that world poverty decline rate has

55 Asia-PacificNations Unanimously Back India’s Non-permanent Seat at UNSC

India wants a non-permanent seat at UNSC for 2020-21

India wants a non-permanent seat at UNSC for 2020-21 India’s Permanent Envoy to UN, Mr. Akbaruddin thanks 55 Asia-Pacific nations who have supported India’s Non-Permanent Seat at UNSC Ahead of elections for five significant non-permanent members of United Nations Security Council (UNSC), 55 Asia-Pacific nations have shown massive support to India and have unanimously backed India’s bid to acquire a non-permanent seat

Kailash Mansarovar to Join UNESCO World Heritage List

Kailash Mansarovar included in World Heritage List

UNESCO to include Kailash Mansarovar in World Heritage List The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation has included the Indian area of the Kailash Mansarovar in its tentative list of world heritage sites As confirmed by the Indian Cultural Ministry sources, UNESCO has added the Indian part of the Kailash Mansarovar to the tentative World Heritage List.   Early in April, the

Norwegian PM Holds Deliberations during Three-day Visit to India

During her three-day state visit to India, Norwegian PM, Erna Solberg discussed bilateral relations with Indian PM, Narendra Modi and delivered the inaugural address at the 4th Raisina Dialogue

The Prime Minister of Norway, Erna Solberg flew down to India for a three-day state visit on Monday. She held bilateral cooperation talks with Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, delivered the inaugural address at the 4th Raisina Dialogue, and addressed the India-Norway Business Summit The Norwegian Prime Minister, Erna Solberg flew down to India for her first three-day state visit. During

15-Year-Old Climate Activist Critiques World Leaders at COP24

Young climate activist, Greta Thunberg delivered a powerful speech at the UN Climate Change Conference, urging world leaders to take immediate action

A 15-year-old student from Sweden, Greta Thunberg delivered a powerful speech at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Poland. The teenager blasted world leaders and policymakers for not taking immediate and adequate actions to combat climate change Greta Thunberg is a 15-year-old climate activist from Sweden, who in her speech at the UN Climate Change Conference fired world leaders and policymakers,

Tanzanian Activist Wins 2018 UN Human Rights Prize

Tanzanian Activist Wins 2018 UN Human Rights Prize

Tanzanian girls’ rights activist, Rebeca Gyumi won the 2018 Human Rights Prize awarded by the United Nations. Over the years, the 31-year old activist has made remarkable efforts to better the condition of girls in Tanzania. Earlier this year, the United Nations announced the winners for its 2018 Human Rights Prize. Along with winners like the late Pakistani lawyer Asma Jahangir,

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