United-nations

India calls for stronger steps to curb illegal trade in small arms and light weapons
India calls for stronger steps to curb illegal trade in small arms and light weapons
A UN meet recognized the adverse effects of illicit arms trade in exacerbating terrorism
India News Network | Mon, Jul 4

Agreement between government, UN on 'Way Finding App' for UN Office at Geneva gets Cabinet nod
Agreement between government, UN on 'Way Finding App' for UN Office at Geneva gets Cabinet nod
The United Nations Office at Geneva consists of five buildings and 21 floors
India News Network | Tue, Jun 14

On International Day of UN Peacekeepers,  S Jaishankar remembers those who made supreme sacrifices
On International Day of UN Peacekeepers, S Jaishankar remembers those who made supreme sacrifices
The theme for this year's celebration is "People Peace Progress: The Power of Partnerships"
India News Network | Sun, May 29

Ensure equity, affordability and accessibility when it comes to food grains: India at UN
Ensure equity, affordability and accessibility when it comes to food grains: India at UN
India has flagged spiraling energy and commodity prices
India News Network | Fri, May 20

MoS Muraleedharan to represent India at UN migration review meet
MoS Muraleedharan to represent India at UN migration review meet
MoS External Affairs V Muraleedharan will deliver an official statement at the Plenary Session
India News Network | Mon, May 16

India contributes funds for three UN Peacekeeping projects
India contributes funds for three UN Peacekeeping projects
India is one of the largest troop and police contributing countries to UN Peacekeeping
India News Network | Fri, May 6

UNSC strongly condemns attacks in Afghanistan, calls for sponsors of terrorism to be held accountable
UNSC strongly condemns attacks in Afghanistan, calls for sponsors of terrorism to be held accountable
Any acts of terrorism are criminal and unjustifiable, regardless of their motivation, the UNSC said
India News Network | Sun, May 1

India contributes $150,000 to United Nations Democracy Fund
India contributes $150,000 to United Nations Democracy Fund
India plays an important role in the UNDEF as a long-standing member of its apex governing body, the Advisory Board
India News Network | Wed, Apr 6

Support closer, sustained cooperation between UN and League of Arab States: FS Shringla
Support closer, sustained cooperation between UN and League of Arab States: FS Shringla
The League of Arab States has contributed positively to security and stability in the region, he said
India News Network | Thu, Mar 24

Concerned about elevating phobia against one religion to the level of international day: India at UN
Concerned about elevating phobia against one religion to the level of international day: India at UN
India was reacting to a resolution to proclaim March 15 as International Day to Combat Islamophobia
India News Network | Wed, Mar 16

In close contact with India, China: UN chief on mediation efforts to end Russia's invasion
In close contact with India, China: UN chief on mediation efforts to end Russia's invasion
With each passing hour in Ukraine, the death and destruction is getting worse, Antonio Guterres said
India News Network | Tue, Mar 15

UN monitoring team briefed on India’s counter-terrorism priorities and concerns
UN monitoring team briefed on India’s counter-terrorism priorities and concerns
The team’s visit to India from March 8-10 was at the invitation of the government
India News Network | Thu, Mar 10

175 countries agree to adopt ‘historic’ UN resolution to end plastic waste
175 countries agree to adopt ‘historic’ UN resolution to end plastic waste
India embarks on the journey to end plastic pollution by taking sound and effective measures
India News Network | Thu, Mar 3

‘We have leaders who continue to defend Osama Bin Laden as martyr’: India at UNSC
‘We have leaders who continue to defend Osama Bin Laden as martyr’: India at UNSC
Pakistan PM Imran Khan had eulogized Al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden as a martyr
India News Network | Thu, Feb 10

Spirit of human fraternity enjoins us to combat hate and violence against all religions: India at UN
Spirit of human fraternity enjoins us to combat hate and violence against all religions: India at UN
Pluralism is the protective sheath in which human fraternity blossoms, India said
India News Network | Sat, Feb 5

Over 5,000 Indian peacekeepers deployed in eight UN Missions: MoS Defence
Over 5,000 Indian peacekeepers deployed in eight UN Missions: MoS Defence
Indian Army has been contributing personnel to UN peacekeeping missions since 1950
India News Network | Fri, Feb 4

During armed conflict, equally incumbent on states to protect the protectors: India at UNSC
During armed conflict, equally incumbent on states to protect the protectors: India at UNSC
The targeting of civilians and civilian infrastructure has often been used as a weapon of war
India News Network | Wed, Jan 26

India pays its UN regular budget assessment in full with payment of US $29.9 million
India pays its UN regular budget assessment in full with payment of US $29.9 million
India joins the ‘2022 Honour Roll’ list of Member States that have paid their UN regular budget assessments in full
India News Network | Tue, Jan 25

Women’s participation in public life a prerequisite for lasting peace: India
Women’s participation in public life a prerequisite for lasting peace: India
India has today moved from a paradigm of women’s development to women-led development
India News Network | Wed, Jan 19

India at UNSC: Looking forward to Sudan’s successful completion of transition phase
India at UNSC: Looking forward to Sudan’s successful completion of transition phase
It is important that all sides continue to engage on outstanding issues to find mutually acceptable solutions, India said at the UNSC
India News Network | Tue, Jan 18

Extremely concerned by intensification of military operations in Yemen: India at UNSC
Extremely concerned by intensification of military operations in Yemen: India at UNSC
India also expressed deep concern about the safety of 7 Indians on board a ship seized by the Houthis
India News Network | Thu, Jan 13

Videos

India-Japan relations: 70 years of multi-faceted cooperation
India-Japan relations: 70 years of multi-faceted cooperation
India-Japan relations have deepened in every sphere, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said
India News Network Video Desk | Thu, Apr 28

India's merchandise exports touch USD 40.38 billion in March 2022
India's merchandise exports touch USD 40.38 billion in March 2022
Merchandise exports from India touched USD 417.8 billion in April 2021- March 2022
India News Network Video Desk | Mon, Apr 4

Indian PM speaks to Russian and Ukrainian Presidents over security of stranded Indians
Indian PM speaks to Russian and Ukrainian Presidents over security of stranded Indians
India on Monday airlifted 1314 Indians from Ukraine’s neighbouring countries
India News Network Video Desk | Mon, Mar 7

India pours in humanitarian assistance to Ukraine
India pours in humanitarian assistance to Ukraine
India has provided 26 tons of humanitarian assistance to war-hit Ukraine
India News Network Video Desk | Sun, Mar 6

India Navy test fires advanced BrahMos missile version, claims "precision strike"
India Navy test fires advanced BrahMos missile version, claims "precision strike"
The test demonstrated combat & mission readiness of frontline platforms, said the Indian Navy
India News Network Video Desk | Sat, Mar 5

infographics

Sri Lanka to procure much-needed urea with Indian line of credit
Sri Lanka to procure much-needed urea with Indian line of credit
The concessional Line of Credit (LOC) has been provided by the EXIM Bank of India
India News Network Infographics Desk | Sat, Jun 11

India records highest ever exports of Textiles and Apparel in 2021-22
India records highest ever exports of Textiles and Apparel in 2021-22
The United States was the top export destination accounting for a 27% share
India News Network Infographics Desk | Wed, Jun 1

Prime Minister Modi releases financial benefits under scheme for farmers
Prime Minister Modi releases financial benefits under scheme for farmers
The Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme is meant for eligible landholding farmers' families
India News Network Infographics Desk | Tue, May 31

At USD 81.97 billion, India records highest ever FDI inflow during 2021-22
At USD 81.97 billion, India records highest ever FDI inflow during 2021-22
Karnataka is the top recipient state with 38% share of the total FDI equity into India
India News Network Infographics Desk | Sat, May 21

With 6.4% GDP growth, India will be fastest growing major economy in 2022, says UN report
With 6.4% GDP growth, India will be fastest growing major economy in 2022, says UN report
The UN has released the World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) mid-year report
India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, May 19