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India’s Month-Long Tenure As UNSC Chair Ends With Many Achievements Including Strong Resolution On Afghanistan

Sep 01, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

India’s achievements as UNSC chair included a strong resolution on the situation in Afghanistan demanding that the Afghan territory not be used to threaten any country or shelter terrorists.

UNSC Under India's Presidency Adopts Strong Resolution On Afghanistan, Asks Not To Shelter Terrorists

Aug 31, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Security Council adopted the resolution with 13 members voting in favour, none against and permanent, veto-wielding members Russia and China abstaining.

'Deeply Grateful': PM Modi After India Elected To UN Security Council

This is the eighth time that India will sit at the UN high-table, which comprises five permanent members and 10 non-permanent members.

UN Security Council Won't Discuss Kashmir Under UK Presidency

Nov 02, 2019 PTI

India has also made it clear that Kashmir is a bilateral issue with Pakistan and ruled out any scope for third party mediation.

Narendra Modi Has 'Undermined Spirit Of Bilateralism': Shah Mehmood Qureshi

Speaking to reporters in the capital, Pakistan's Foriegn Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said under the Simla agreement, both Pakistan and India were bound to bilaterally resolve the Kashmir dispute.

23 August, 2019

UN Body Calls Out China, Pakistan For Persecuting Religious Minorities


Addressing the meeting, US Ambassador said religious freedom is essential for achieving peace and stability within nations and among nations.

20 August, 2019

Pakistan Says Will Approach ICJ Over India's Move On Kashmir


India, meanwhile, has categorically told the international community that the scrapping of Article 370 of the Constitution to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir was an internal matter

17 August, 2019

'I Welcome The UNSC Meet On J&K,' Says Pakistan PM Imran Khan


The UNSC meeting was held on Friday after China's insistence to hold a discussion on the current situation of affairs in Jammu and Kashmir following India's decision to revoke its special status.

17 August, 2019

Trump Asks Pakistan PM Imran Khan To Resolve Tensions With India Through Bilateral Dialogue


The phone conversation between Trump and Khan took place before the close-door-consultation of the 15 members of the UN Security Council in New York.

16 August, 2019

UNSC Meeting On Kashmir A 'Grave Diplomatic Failure' Of Govt: Congress


Congress spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi said it was a failure on the part of the government's foreign policy to allow internationalisation of the Kashmir issue in the UN.

21 March, 2019

Masood Azhar Terror Listing: China Has Responsibility To Not Shield Pakistan, Says US

Outlook Web Bureau

The Trump administration's view on China's decision on Azhar came as Germany initiated a move at the European Union to list the JeM leader as a global terrorist.


15 March, 2019

Hope Still Alive For India At UNSC To Ban Jaish Chief Masood Azhar

Pranay Sharma

Sources say the US officials at the Security Council have now been asking China for details of its objection to declare Masood Azhar a "global terrorist".

14 March, 2019

Why China Blocked Masood Azhar's Terror Listing At UNSC

Pranay Sharma

There can be little doubt that China’s stocks at this juncture in the Indian public domain, is at the lowest.

14 March, 2019

'56 Inch Hugplomacy': Congress Slams Govt Over Masood Azhar Issue

Outlook Web Bureau

In yet another setback to India's bid to designate the Jaish-e-Mohammed's chief as a global terrorist, China Wednesday put a technical hold on the proposal in the UNSC to ban him following the Pulwama terror attack

04 April, 2018

UNSC's List Of Terrorists Has 139 Citizens And Entities From Pakistan, Including Dawood Ibrahim, Hafiz Saeed

Outlook Web Bureau

Hafiz Mohammad Saeed of the Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and the Jamaat-ud-Dawaa is listed as a person also wanted by Interpol for his involvement in terrorist activities.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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