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Washington: Sanctioning North Korea and Donald Trump go hand in hand, but, following the latest sanctions against the former, the US President has done a U-turn. more
Japanese law professor elected new judge at the International Court of Justice

New York: An international law professor from Japan has been elected to serve with the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, following the resignation of a sitting judge, earlie ...

Pakistan: Pervez Musharraf quits as APML chairman

Islamabad: Ex-Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has quit as All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) chairman, media reports said.

Strong multilateral institutions key to tackling world’s dramatic challenges, UN chief says In Moscow

New York: In Moscow on Thursday, Secretary-General António Guterres said multilateralism was vital to tackling climate change, terrorism and other dramatic challenges, and that the ...

UN chief welcomes ‘positive steps’ towards peace between Eritrea and Ethiopia

New York: The United Nations has announced its readiness to support Eritrea and Ethiopia following recent peace overtures between the two neighbouring States in the Horn of Africa.

Nepal PM KP Oli meets Chinese President Xi in Beijing

Beijing: Visiting Nepali Prime Minister KP Oli met Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Tuesday.

US quits UN Human Rights Council

Washington: In a major move, the United States has pulled out of the United Nations Human Rights Council.

Kim Jong Un visits China, meets Xi Jinping

Beijing: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un visited China on Tuesday and met Chinese President Xi Jinping, country's media reports said.

Kim Jong Un to visit China today

Beijing: North Korea leader Kim Jong Un will visit China on Tuesday, Chinese state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

Melania Trump expresses concern over new US child migrants policy

Washington: The First Lady of the United States of America, Melania Trump, has joined others in slamming the new US child migrants policy that severs family who enters the country illegal ...