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34 militant groups allies to ISIS:UN Chief  Feb 6, 4:29 pm
Karachi,Feb. 6(ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has said that thirty four militant groups from around the world had reportedly pledged allegiance to the militant Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group by mid December and that number will only grow in 2016.
UN Chief hopes Lanka to stand by commitment on UNHRC resolution  Jan 30, 4:09 pm
New York, Jan 30(ANI): The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed hope that Sri Lankan government will abide by the commitment it made to the UN Human Rights Council in October last year when it co-sponsored the UN resolution.
FIFA sacks Valcke as Secretary General  Jan 13, 4:53 pm
Johannesburg, Jan.13 (ANI): The FIFA Emergency Committee has sacked Jerome Valcke from the post of Secretary General of the world's football governing body.
US, UN Secretary General welcome Modi-Sharif meeting in Lahore  Dec 26, 9:16 am
Washington D.C., Dec.26 (ANI): The United States has welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's surprise visit to Pakistan. A State Department spokesman here said that improved ties between the two countries would benefit the entire region.
QCI, FICCI join hands to create ZED Cell  Dec 23, 7:42 pm
New Delhi, Dec.23 (ANI): Dr. R P Singh, Secretary General, Quality Council of India (QCI) and Dr. Arbind Prasad, Director General, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) outlining the scope of collaboration between QCI and FICCI to create a ZED Cell at FICCI for implementation of the ZED Maturity Assessment Model. This would be the first MoU which QCI has signed at the national level with an apex industry body.
FICCI says US Fed hike was anticipated  Dec 17, 12:15 pm
New Delhi, Dec.17 (ANI): Commenting on the recent interest rate hike by US Fed, Dr. A Didar Singh, Secretary General, FICCI said "The Fed's decision to raise the US interest rate by 0.25 points is as anticipated. We do not expect any major impact on India. Our economic fundamentals remain strong with improved growth and twin deficits largely under control."
Ban Ki-Moon welcomes Modi-Sharif Paris 'talk'  Dec 1, 3:29 pm
United Nations, Dec. 1 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon welcomed the meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the Paris climate summit.
FICCI comments on RBI's Bi-Monthly monetary policy statement  Dec 1, 3:19 pm
New Delhi, Dec 1 (ANI): Reacting to RBI's fifth bi-monthly monetary policy statement, 2015-16 announced earlier today, Dr. A Didar Singh, Secretary General, FICCI said, "RBI has kept the policy rates unchanged."
Second quarter GDP numbers show path of recovery: FICCI  Dec 1, 11:58 am
New Delhi, Dec 1 (ANI): Commenting on the second quarter GDP numbers, Dr. A Didar Singh, Secretary General, FICCI said that the there has been an uptick in the GDP numbers and the economy is steadily moving on the recovery path, which is an encouraging sign.
India-Malaysia agree to hold Defence Secretary level meeting  Nov 23, 3:40 pm
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 23 (ANI): Aimed at enhancing defence exchanges between the two countries, India and Malaysia have agreed to convene a Defence Secretary/Secretary General level meeting.
Pakistan expresses concern over executions of war criminals in Bangladesh  Nov 22, 5:24 pm
Karachi, Nov. 22 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Office on Sunday expressed concern over the hangings of two war criminals, Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Salahuddin Quader Chowdhury and Jamaat-e-Islami secretary general Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mujahid who were executed at Dhaka Central Jail in the nation's capital.
Pak dossiers on India have no 'material evidence': Aziz  Nov 20, 1:52 pm
Karachi, Nov. 20 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said that dossiers given to the United States and United Nations Secretary General on India's alleged involvement in terrorism in Pakistan did not contain 'material evidence'.
Inflation, slow industrial growth remain causes of concern, says ASSOCHAM  Nov 12, 7:45 pm
New Delhi, Nov.12 (ANI): Two key macro indicators of retail inflation inching up to five per cent in October and industrial growth slowing to 3.6 per cent in September, 2015 clearly point out that the Indian economy still faces several tough challenges, ASSOCHAM Secretary General D S Rawat said on Thursday.
FICCI praises India's improved ease of doing business ranking  Oct 28, 8:54 pm
New Delhi, Oct.28 (ANI): The improvement in India's Doing Business ranking by 12 positions shows that the government's efforts in enhancing ease of doing business and providing an enabling environment for growth of industry has yielded results," said Dr. A. Didar Singh, Secretary General, FICCI, today.
Organ donation should be made a law: Indian Medical Association  Oct 25, 3:23 pm
New Delhi, Oct.25 (ANI): Appreciating Prime Minister Narendra Modi for highlighting the issue of organ donation during his 'Mann ki Baat' programme, Indian Medical Association (IMA) Secretary General K. K. Aggarwal on Sunday said that organ donation should be made a law in India.
Ban Ki-moon condemns attacks in Pak during Muharram  Oct 25, 9:56 am
Karachi, Oct. 25 (ANI): The United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon strongly condemned the attack on Ashura processions and Imambargahs in Pakistan and extended his condolences to victims' families.
Growth to accelerate in coming months: FICCI  Oct 13, 12:50 pm
New Delhi, Oct 13 (ANI): FICCI secretary general Dr. A Didar Singh has said the growth in manufacturing seems to be accelerating and the coming months might see a transformation in the same trajectory.
Corruption charges against ex-UNGA president shocks Ban Ki-moon  Oct 7, 2:22 pm
Johannesburg, Oct. 7 (ANI): United Nation Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed his shock over the alleged corruption charges against John Ashe, the former president of the United Nations General Assembly. He is alleged to have taken USD 1.3 million as bribe.
Pak submission of India dossier to UN chief shows its frustration, says BJP  Oct 3, 12:02 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said that Pakistan's decision to submit a dossier on India to United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is an indication of its frustration.
Gandhi's dedication to non-violence remains an example for all, says UN chief  Oct 2, 9:38 pm
New York, Oct. 2 (ANI): Recalling Mahatma Gandhi's dedication to non-violence, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said that it has inspired countless movements for change across the world and it remains an example for all.
PM Modi's book to Ban Ki-moon throws light on India's close links with the UN  Sep 26, 1:08 am
New York, Sept. 26 (ANI): The book 'India and the UN: 70 years' presented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon illustrates the perspective that India has brought into the United Nations.
UN Secretary General Ban ki-Moon calls on PM Modi  Sep 25, 10:24 pm
New York, Sept. 25 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban ki-Moon called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today.
FIFA Secretary General Valcke denies `fabricated` allegations that led to his suspension  Sep 18, 11:57 am
Johannesburg, Sept.18 (ANI): FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke, who has been handed immediate suspension and is under investigation over allegations of misconduct, has denied the charges against him and said that they were 'fabricated and outrageous'.
UN chief monitoring Indo-Pak border situation  Sep 1, 12:27 pm
Karachi, Sep. 1 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged restraint on the part of the Governments of India and Pakistan with regard to the situation the border dividing the two nations, and aded that he is keeping a close watch on the situation at the border after the recent upsurge in violence.
UN Secretary General expresses grief over victims of Pak heatwave  Jun 26, 5:13 pm
Karachi, June 26 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has expressed his sympathy for the people killed in the recent devastating heatwave in Pakistan, his deputy spokesperson said.