United Nations Organisation

  • UN concerned over situation in Egypt, Syria 26-11-2011 09:44 AM

    United Nations: Expressing deep concern at the escalating violence in Egypt and Syria, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called on authorities in both the countries to ensure protection of human rights. Ban deplored the loss of life and growing number of those injured in Egypt as thousands of people...
  • India re-elected to UN's International Law Commission 18-11-2011 10:09 AM

    United Nations: India was on Friday re-elected to the International Law Commission for a five year term beginning January 1, 2012. UN General Assembly re-elected India's Narinder Singh as a member of the Commission. A member of the ILC since 2007, Singh is currently legal adviser and Head of the...
  • US condoles UN plane crash victims' families 05-04-2011 08:57 AM

    Washington: The United States has expressed condolences to the families of victims aboard a UN plane that crashed en route to Congo. "We are deeply saddened to learn of the loss of life in the United Nations plane that crashed flying into Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo," State Department...