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  • UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

    UN Chief Condemns Terror Attack On Police Academy In Quetta

    World | October 26, 2016 7:57 IST

    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned the terror attack on a police academy in Pakistan's Quetta city, calling for perpetrators of the "abhorrent act" of violence to be brought to justice swiftly.

  • Portugal’s Antonio Guterres appointed as next UN chief

    Portugal’s Antonio Guterres appointed as next UN chief

    World | October 13, 2016 22:42 IST

    Portugal’s former prime minister Antonio Guterres has been appointed as next United Nations Secretary-General on Thursday. The 193 U.N. member states elected Guterres by acclamation, following the Security Council's nomination of the 67-year-old form

  • Antonio Guterres, UN Chief, Portuguese PM, Ban

    Former Portuguese PM Guterres set to become next UN chief

    World | October 05, 2016 23:52 IST

    In a unanimous choice declared in the sixth straw poll conducted on Wednesday, Portugal's former premier Antonio Guterres is set to become the next UN Secretary-General. Russia's envoy to the UN and President of

  • Ban Ki-moon

    UN chief Ban Ki-moon says end 'madness' of nuclear weapon testing

    World | April 27, 2016 21:57 IST

    UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday called for the US, China and other nuclear-armed states to end the "madness" of atomic testing

  • india has very special place in my heart ban ki moon

    India has very special place in my heart: Ban Ki-moon

    World | March 02, 2016 11:28 IST

    New York: Describing India as having "a very special place in my heart," UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon recalled that he deliberately chose to begin his diplomatic career in New Delhi, which he saw as an

  • nawaz sharif meets un chief raises kashmir issue

    Nawaz Sharif meets UN chief, raises Kashmir issue

    World | September 27, 2015 23:25 IST

    United Nations: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today raised the issue of Jammu and Kashmir in his meeting with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and called for holding of plebiscite in the state.Sharif met Ban

  • un chief congratulates new government in sri lanka

    UN Chief congratulates new government in Sri Lanka

    World | August 19, 2015 4:06 IST

    United Nations:  UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon today called on the new government in Sri Lanka under United National Front (UNF) leader Ranil Wickremesinghe to make further progress on good governance, accountability and reconciliation."The Secretary-General

  • development in indo pak ties important for sub region un

    Development in Indo-Pak ties important for sub-region:UN chief

    World | July 10, 2015 23:34 IST

    United Nations:  UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon today hailed the bilateral talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, saying positive development in relations between the two countries is important for

  • un chief warns of setbacks in tackling ebola

    UN chief warns of setbacks in tackling Ebola

    World | June 03, 2015 7:36 IST

     United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has applauded the progress made in fighting Ebola and warned of possible setbacks in case of lapse in vigilance, media reported on Wednesday."We have made great strides towards bringing

  • un chief praises ireland s marriage equality referendum

    UN chief praises Ireland's marriage equality referendum

    World | May 25, 2015 7:29 IST

    Dublin: Visiting UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has praised the result of Ireland's marriage equality referendum, describing it as "truly historic moment"."This is a truly historic moment: Ireland has become the first country in the

  • un chief appoints indian sociologist saraswathy menon in

    UN chief appoints Indian sociologist Saraswathy Menon in peacebuilding panel

    World | January 24, 2015 11:37 IST

    United Nations: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Indian sociologist Saraswathi Menon to a panel that will review peacebuilding activities.Menon, a former lecturer at Madras University, has extensive experience in women's and development issue. She has

  • india can play important role in afghanistan un chief

    India can play important role in Afghanistan: UN chief

    India | January 12, 2015 23:22 IST

    New Delhi: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon today favored a greater role by India in Afghanistan, saying it can help ensure peace, prosperity and stability in the war-ravaged country which has been facing security challenges

  • un chief concerned over marines dispute between india italy

    UN chief 'concerned' over marines dispute between India, Italy

    World | January 09, 2015 13:12 IST

    United Nations: Days before his visit to India, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed concern over the dispute between New Delhi and Rome over the marines issue and called on the two nations to

  • un chief says palestine will join icc on april 1

    UN chief says Palestine will join ICC on April 1

    World | January 07, 2015 9:02 IST

    United Nations: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says the state of Palestine will join the International Criminal Court on April 1, a high-stakes move that will enable the Palestinians to pursue war-crimes charges against Israel.The Palestinians submitted

  • un chief urges pakistan s leader to stop executions

    UN chief urges Pakistan's leader to stop executions

    World | December 27, 2014 8:55 IST

    United Nations: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is urging Pakistan's leader to stop the execution of convicts and re-impose a moratorium on the death penalty.U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric says the U.N. chief made the appeal during a

  • un chief welcomes somalia s new prime minister s appointment

    UN chief welcomes Somalia's new prime minister's appointment

    World | December 25, 2014 6:15 IST

    United Nation: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday welcomed the parliamentary endorsement of Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke as the new prime minister of Somalia."He encouraged the new prime minister, the president and the speaker of

  • us cuba restoring ties very positive un chief

    US, Cuba restoring ties very positive: UN chief

    World | December 18, 2014 6:35 IST

    United Nations: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday heralded restoration of ties between the US and Cuba as "positive news", thanking leaders of both countries for "the very important step"."The news is very positive.

  • un chief appoints new head of un ebola mission

    UN chief appoints new head of UN Ebola mission

    World | December 12, 2014 6:26 IST

    United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday appointed Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed of Mauritania as new special representative and head of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response(UNMEER).Ahmed will succeed Anthony Banbury, an American,

  • attack on un convoy in somalia outrages un chief

    Attack on UN convoy in Somalia outrages UN chief

    World | December 04, 2014 6:51 IST

    United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is "outraged" by the terrorist attack on a UN convoy in Somalian capital city of Mogadishu, his spokesperson said in a statement on Wednesday.A suicide bomber smashed a car

  • un chief slams deadly suicide bombing in afghanistan

    UN chief slams deadly suicide bombing in Afghanistan

    World | November 25, 2014 7:10 IST

    United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon Monday strongly condemned the deadly suicide bombing at a volleyball match in Afghanistan, in which at least 50 civilians were killed."He denounces this attack against men, women and

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