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  • UNGA adopts resolution backing Ukraine's territorial integrity

    The UN General Assembly today adopted a resolution reaffirming Ukraine's territorial integrity and calling as "illegal" the referendum that led to Russia's annexation of Crimea. The resolution in the 193-member UNGA got 100 votes in its favour, while nations 11 voted against and 58 countries,...

    Thursday, 27 March 2014 - 10:13pm
  • Evidence suggests Pakistan gave approval to drone strikes: UN report

    There is "strong evidence" that top members of Pakistan's military, government and intelligence service gave their "active consent and approval" to CIA drone strikes in the country's lawless tribal areas between June 2004 and June 2008, according to a UN report.

    Friday, 25 October 2013 - 12:43pm
  • India says frustration building over paralysis in UNSC

    India has said frustration is building up among the international community over the UN Security Council's inability to respond to global crises due to lack of reforms in its structure and functioning. The reform of the 15-nation Security Council will be a key agenda for India during Prime...

    Tuesday, 24 September 2013 - 11:35am
  • Sikh professor attacked in possible hate crime in US

    School of International and Public Affairs professor Prabhjot Singh was assaulted on Saturday night while walking in the Harlem neighbourhood.

    Monday, 23 September 2013 - 12:46pm
  • Indian-American hotelier Vikram Chatwal arrested in US for drug possession released on bond

    According to the police report, 41-year-old Chatwal has been charged with one count of trafficking of drugs and seven counts of possession of cocaine, heroin and other drugs.

    Friday, 5 April 2013 - 8:56am
  • My fate is in the hands of God, not America: Let chief Hafiz Saeed

    The New York Times report said Saeed is shielded not only by his supporters who wield "Kalashnikovs" outside his door, but also by the Pakistani state.

    Thursday, 7 February 2013 - 4:01pm
  • Students in Chicago hold vigil for Delhi gang-rape victim

    Indian students pursuing graduate studies at the University of Chicago and Northwestern University organised the meet on Friday to condemn the brutal gang-rape of the 23-year-old paramedical student who died in a Singapore hospital after battling for life for almost two weeks.

    Sunday, 6 January 2013 - 1:49pm
  • Indian pleads guilty for role in $13.8 million health care fraud

    Ankit Patel, 28, of Detroit pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to commit health care fraud before US District Judge Gerald Rosen of the Eastern District of Michigan.

    Wednesday, 19 December 2012 - 9:46am
  • US court to hear Rajat Gupta's appeal on expedited basis

    The former Goldman Sachs director's appeal against his conviction on insider trading charges will be taken up on an "expedited" basis by a US court, which said it will hear arguments in the case as early as April next year.

    Friday, 7 December 2012 - 3:31pm
  • India hopes UN vote will help resume Palestine, Israel talks

    India was among the 138 nations that voted in favour of Palestine at a historic UN General Assembly vote that upgraded the status of the Palestinian Authority to non-member observer state from an entity.

    Saturday, 1 December 2012 - 11:36am