After having the warmest five years and warmest decade on record, a new report from the World Meteorological Organization shows the planet is likely to heat up by at least 1.8°F above pre-industrial levels in each of the next five years.
A massive locust swarm was seen in Rajasthan's Dholpur as many states in north and central India continue to battle the menace. People were seen banging utensils to create a din and drive the locusts away. Meanwhile, experts have warned of fresh..
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Syrian and Russian planes have carried out deadly aerial strikes amounting to war crimes on schools, hospitals and markets in Idlib province, U.N. investigators said on Tuesday (July 7) in a report that also condemned attacks by jihadist fighters...
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi interacted with nurses from 4 nations, including India, regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. In the virtual chat, Gandhi asked the nurses from India, Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, about their experience while..
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India's ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations in Geneva, Rajiv Kumar Chander has commented on the ongoing developments in Hong Kong and stated that they are closely monitoring the developments as a large Indian community..
British foreign minister Dominic Raab said on Tuesday Britain would raise China's adoption of national security legislation for Hong Kong with "likeminded partners" in the United Nations human rights council.
Iran has issued an arrest warrant against Donald Trump, President of the United States of America, signifying a new low in the two nations' already-strained relationship. Tehran has accused Trump and over 30 others of 'murder' and 'terrorism' over the..
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CNN reports that due to the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, US citizens have been shut out of Canada and a slew of nations around the world. The EU is scheduled to open its borders on July 1st. However, it's considering blocking travelers from..
This Day in History: Truman Orders US Forces to Korea June 27, 1950 The U.S. President's order came after 90,000 North Korean troops invaded South Korea. A U.N. Security Council approved the U.S. resolution that called for an "immediate cessation of..
On this day in the year 1498, The Chinese emperor invented the toothbrush. the first toothbrush was a set of hogback bristles set into a piece of bone or bamboo. FIRST EVER GRAND PRIX MOTOR RACE WAS HELD AT THE LE MANS CIRCUIT OF FRANCE. France had..
As Europe faces the prospect of a second wave of coronavirus infections, some nations still haven't reached the end of the first with new COVID-19 cases are spiking in two of the world's worst-affected countries, the United States and Brazil.View on..
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A Palestinian artist who lives in the Gaza Strip made this sculpture form sand to mark World Refugee Day on Saturday (June 20th).
Rana Ramlawi, 24, said "one of her goals" in creating the piece was to highlight the plight of the Palestinian..
A silent demonstration was held infront of the United Nations Office in Geneva alongside Broken Chair to raise a voice in solidarity to eradicate the malicious blasphemy law and forced conversions in Pakistan. The ongoing mistreatment of Christians..
Sand art in the shape of various yoga positions has been created in Northern East India.
India's renowned sand artist Sudarsan Pattnaik created the sculpture in time for International Yoga Day on June 21.
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Nearly 80 million people, half of them children, were displaced from their homes at the end of 2019, according to a new report by the United Nations refugee agency, released to coincide with World Refugee Day. Edward Baran reports.
A new report from the United Nations paints a damning picture of the refugee crisis around the world. Nearly 80 million people with half of them being children were displaced from their homes at the end of 2019.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s bid to get Canada back on the United Nations Security Council was dashed Wednesday.
Trudeau was humiliated. The UN dealt a decisive and embarrassing loss to him and his administration.
India, Mexico, Norway and..
George Floyd's brother, Philonise wants the United Nations Human Rights Council to investigate police killings of Black people in America, Frank Vascellaro reports (0:32).WCCO 4 News at 5 – June 17, 2020
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India has been elected to UNSC with an overwhelming majority of 184 votes. India’s 2-year term as a non-permanent member will begin from January 1, 2021. The elections took place against the backdrop of the conflict in Ladakh with China. This is the..
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The India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador TS Tirumurti informed on June 18 that the United Nations member States elected India for non-permanent seat in the Security Council for the term 2021-22 with overwhelming support...
Historically, women and other marginalized groups tend to bear the brunt of crises, says Nadine Karp McHugh, president of SeeHer, the ANA's initiative to increase accurate portrayals of women in advertising. This could lead to a reversal of the..
India on June 17 secured a comfortable victory in the United Nations Security Council elections to join the powerful 15-nation body as a non-permanent member for the 2021-22 term. With 184 votes out of the total 192 polled, India which won the UN..