United Nations

Intergovernmental organization

The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization whose stated purposes are to maintain international peace and security, develop friendly relations among nations, achieve international cooperation, and be a centre for harmonizing the actions of nations. It is the world's largest and most familiar international organization. The UN is headquartered on international territory in New York City, and has other main offices in Geneva, Nairobi, Vienna, and The Hague.

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India believes US President's promise of reforming the UN Security Council is different from past Washington pledges, external affairs minister S.Jaishankar said..
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The energy and food crises fuelled by the war in Ukraine are an unacceptable "pretext for backsliding" at the United Nations COP27 climate talks, host nation..
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"Multilateral organisations such as the United Nations and the World Trade Organisation should take it upon themselves to harmonise the certification of..
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China, a veto-wielding permanent member of the security council, has repeatedly put holds on listing proposals by India, the US and other allies to blacklist..
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For the third time in three months, China blocked a joint India-US attempt to put Sajid Mir on the UNSC's 1267 list, placing a hold on the proposal.
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Though the Ukrainian President couldn't see it, the reaction in the UN General Assembly chamber to his speech was the one he wanted. A standing ovation from the..
1 week ago • Sky News
Ukraine's president Volodymyr Zelenskyy has demanded "just punishment" for Russia's crime against his nation.
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A plane transporting Irish Taoiseach Michael Martin from Dublin to the UN General Assembly in New York was forced to turn back after the aircraft was struck by a..
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A plane taking the Irish PM Micheal Martin from Dublin to the UN General Assembly in New York was forced to turn back after the aircraft was struck by a bird..
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Vladimir Putin's nuclear threats are part of a desperate attempt to justify his "catastrophic" failure in Ukraine, Liz Truss has said
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The US president says Russia has "shamelessly violated the core tenets" of the United Nations charter with its "brutal, needless war" in Ukraine.
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IHCI currently has a steering committee chaired by Union Health Secretary and comprises stakeholders from partner institutions and WHO
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Prime Minister Liz Truss is expected to tell the United Nations that Britain will no longer be "strategically dependent on those who seek to weaponise the global..
1 week ago • Sky News
The leader of the United Nations has urged all rich countries to impose a windfall tax on fossil fuel companies.
1 week ago • Sky News

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