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Hundreds of thousands join global climate strike

Hundreds of thousands join global climate strike

20 Sep 2019 | 6:33 PM

Melbourne, Sep 20 (UNI) Hundreds of thousands of protesters, many of them school students, have gathered in towns and cities across Asia-Pacific, kicking off a day of worldwide protests calling for action against climate change ahead of a United Nations summit.

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Imran unable to stomach that Kashmir has taken road to progress: Indian envoy

20 Sep 2019 | 5:40 PM

Washington, Sep 20 (UNI) Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is finding it 'difficult' to accept that the Kashmir region is now back on the road to progress and prosperity, Indian envoy to the US Harsh Vardhan Shringla has said.

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Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change

Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change

20 Sep 2019 | 5:18 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) Nature is “one of the most effective ways” of combatting climate change and should be part of every country’s climate strategy according to the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Inger Andersen.

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Modi to gift solar power park to UN

20 Sep 2019 | 5:14 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his hectic visit to the US that will take him to Houston and New York, will gift a solar power plant to the UN and be present at the unveiling ceremony of a special UN stamp on the occasion of 150th anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi.

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Dozens of countries need food assistance

20 Sep 2019 | 4:57 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) The Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, has revealed that a total of 41 countries were in need of international food assistance.

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‘Disproportionate and indiscriminate Taliban attack’

20 Sep 2019 | 4:55 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) Scores of civilians were killed and injured Thursday in what the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan, UNAMA, called a “disproportionate and indiscriminate Taliban attack”.

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One woman or baby dies every 11 seconds

One woman or baby dies every 11 seconds

20 Sep 2019 | 4:54 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) Childbirth survival rates are now a “staggering success” compared with the year 2000, but one pregnant woman - or her child - still dies every 11 seconds from largely preventable causes, UN health experts have said.

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UN human rights report shows rise in reprisals against activists, victims

20 Sep 2019 | 4:52 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) Cases of intimidation and retaliation against victims, civil society and activists who cooperate with the United Nations are on the rise, a new report from the UN Human Rights Office reveals.

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Zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib

20 Sep 2019 | 4:44 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) The UN Security Council has failed to reach consensus on either of two competing resolutions on a cessation of hostilities in Idlib, Syria: the last province in the war-torn nation that is still largely held by rebel forces.

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Taiwan loses another ally as Kiribati cuts ties

20 Sep 2019 | 4:40 PM

Taipei, Sep 20 UNI) The Pacific island nation of Kiribati has become the second country this week to sever ties with Taiwan and switch diplomatic recognition to China.

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India not to have interaction with Pakistan at UN

India not to have interaction with Pakistan at UN

20 Sep 2019 | 4:04 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) India's Chief Representative to the UN, Syed Akbaruddin, has said India will indulge in high-level diplomacy by its team led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to the UN and New York, and not have any interaction with the Pakistani officials.

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Despite progress in childbirth safety, one woman or baby dies every 11 seconds: UN

Despite progress in childbirth safety, one woman or baby dies every 11 seconds: UN

20 Sep 2019 | 3:56 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) Childbirth survival rates are now a “staggering success” compared with the year 2000, but one pregnant woman - or her child - still dies every 11 seconds from largely preventable causes, UN health experts said.

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Two draft resolutions, zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib: UNSC

Two draft resolutions, zero consensus on ceasefire in Syria’s Idlib: UNSC

20 Sep 2019 | 3:50 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) The UN Security Council has failed to reach consensus on either of two competing resolutions on a cessation of hostilities in Idlib, Syria, the last province in the war-torn nation that is still largely held by rebel forces.

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India will soar high if Pak raises Kashmir issue at UN: Akbaruddin

India will soar high if Pak raises Kashmir issue at UN: Akbaruddin

20 Sep 2019 | 3:40 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) India's top envoy to the United Nations, Syed Akbaruddin, has asserted that their country would soar high if Pakistan stooped low by raising the Kashmir issue at a high-level UN General Assembly session here next week.

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Nature ‘one of most effective ways’ of combatting climate change: UNEP

20 Sep 2019 | 3:25 PM

United Nations, Sep 20 (UNI) Nature is “one of the most effective ways” of combatting climate change and should be part of every country’s climate strategy according to the Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Inger Andersen.

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