Un Secretary General

  • Margaret Thatcher: UN Chief condoles death of Iron Lady 09-04-2013 12:05 PM

    United Nations: UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday condoled the death of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, saying the 'Iron Lady' will be remembered for her pioneering role as a committed global leader and for her contribution to peace and security. Thatcher suffered a stroke on Monday and...
  • UN needs millions to help end attacks on women 24-11-2011 08:39 AM

    United Nations: The UN secretary-general has appealed for a massive increase in funds for programs to stop the global pandemic of violence against women, saying the UN received more 2,500 applications this year requesting nearly $ 1.2 billion. Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday said that over 15 years, the UN Trust...
  • UN chief Ban Ki-moon says running for second term 07-06-2011 02:06 AM

    United Nations: Ban Ki-moon formally asked members of the United Nations on Monday to support his candidacy for a second five-year term as UN secretary-general a goal he looks almost certain to achieve. Ban, a former South Korean foreign minister, already had assurances of support from the United States and...
  • UN chief Ban calls for ceasefire in Libya 11-05-2011 02:18 PM

    Tripoli: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Wednesday for an "immediate, verifiable ceasefire" in Libya where rebels are fighting to end Muammar Gaddafi's 41 years in power. Ban was speaking in Geneva after talking with Libya's Prime Minister Al-Baghdadi Ali al-Mahmoudi. There was no immediate direct response from the rebels...
  • UNSC to take action to stop Libya violence 26-02-2011 09:21 AM

    United Nations: UN chief Ban Ki-moon has asked the powerful Security Council to take "concrete action" against Muammar Gaddafi's regime in Libya to stop his forces' bloody crackdown against anti-government protesters. He warned that any delay would add to the death toll which has already crossed 1,000. "It is time...
  • PM campaigned for Tharoor at NAM 18-09-2006 10:10 AM

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  • Kofi Annan to visit Lebanon 29-08-2006 04:45 PM

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