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UN Human Rights Office raises concerns over 'shrinking of democratic space' in Tanzania
International

UN Human Rights Office raises concerns over 'shrinking of democratic space' in Tanzania

The UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights is concerned about the situation over ensuring democratic freedoms in Tanzania in the wake of reported attacks against political opponents and journalists, the spokeswoman for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ravina Shamdasani, said on Tuesday.

3 killed, 10 wounded in magnetic IED blast in Kabul
International

3 killed, 10 wounded in magnetic IED blast in Kabul

At least three people were killed, and 10 others were wounded in a magnetic IED blast in Char Qala in downtown Kabul on Tuesday, informed Kabul police.

Afghan civilian casualties drop by 30% this yr: UN
International

Afghan civilian casualties drop by 30% this yr: UN

Kabul, Oct 27 The number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan has dropped by 30 per cent in the ...

IOC President Thomas Bach receives Seoul Peace Prize
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IOC President Thomas Bach receives Seoul Peace Prize

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach received the prestigious Seoul Peace Prize on Monday. Bach joined the ceremony virtually from Lausanne with the award collected on his behalf by former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon.

UN launches Libyan Political Dialogue Forum
International

UN launches Libyan Political Dialogue Forum

Tripoli, Oct 26 The UN has launched the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF) which came in the wake ...

UN envoy expects 'common ground' over Syrian political process
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UN envoy expects 'common ground' over Syrian political process

Damascus, Oct 26 UN special envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen said he hopes that a common ground could ...

UN chief welcomes Armenia-Azerbaijan agreement on ceasefire
International

UN chief welcomes Armenia-Azerbaijan agreement on ceasefire

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the joint statement on Sunday by the United States, Armenia and Azerbaijan announcing that a previously reached humanitarian cease-fire agreement will take effect at 8 a.m. local time (0400 GMT) on Monday, said his spokesman.

National e-book to compile social works carried out by Centre: JP Nadda
National

National e-book to compile social works carried out by Centre: JP Nadda

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President JP Nadda on Sunday said that a national e-book will be made consisting of all the social works carried out by the Centre.

China a 'number one national security threat' to US: Nikki Haley
International

China a 'number one national security threat' to US: Nikki Haley

China is the United States' "absolute number one" national security threat, said Indian-American Republican politician Nikki Haley on Saturday (local time), adding that US President Donald Trump has made sure Beijing does not steal American intellectual property.

UN says 3.6 mln people affected by floods, landslides in East Africa since June
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UN says 3.6 mln people affected by floods, landslides in East Africa since June

At least 3.6 million people were impacted by floods and landslides across large swathes of East Africa since June, the UN humanitarian agency said on Saturday.

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