India slams Pak for raising Kashmir issue at UN

India has slammed Pakistan for raising the issue of Jammu and Kashmir at a forum of the UN, saying the country employs ’empty rhetoric’ to serve its ‘distorted agenda’ and continues to engage in spreading unsubstantiated allegations. Continue Reading

US, UK, France ask UN to blacklist JeM chief Masood Azhar

The United States, Britain and France proposed on Wednesday that the United Nations Security Council blacklist the head of Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), which was involved in attacking an Indian paramilitary convoy in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir on 14 February. Continue Reading

Robust pvt consumption to help Indian economy grow to 7.6%: UN

The Indian economy is expected to accelerate in 2019-20 to expand by 7.6 per cent from 7.4 per cent on the back of robust growth in private consumption, while private investment may continue to remain sluggish, a report release by UN said. Continue Reading

Tharoor slams Swaraj, says UN used as political platform

Congress MP Shashi Tharoor Tuesday lashed out at the BJP for criticising him for describing External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s UN address as a “campaign” speech and alleged that the saffron party “politicised” foreign platforms. Continue Reading