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UN says Yemen collapsing, warns of reemergence of al-Qaeda   Feb 13, 12:19 pm
Johannesburg, Feb 13 (ANI): The United Nations has warned of the collapse of Yemen following a rise in militant attacks in the country, suggesting that the country is on the verge of civil war.
Bangladesh opposition extends strike till Thursday evening  Feb 3, 4:32 pm
Dhaka, Feb.3 (ANI): The Bangladesh Nationalist Party-led 20-party alliance said Tuesday that its strike would continue till Thursday evening in protest against the filing of cases against BNP chief Khaleda Zia and acting Secretary General Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir.
UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges Pak to 'redouble' efforts in fight against terrorism  Feb 1, 12:27 pm
Karachi, Feb 02 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has urged Pakistan to "redouble" its efforts to combat terrorism and protect religious and ethnic minorities following the attack at a mosque in Shikarpur.
Nato slams Putin's remarks on 'foreign legion' in Ukraine  Jan 27, 6:21 pm
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has rebuffed Russian President Vladimir Putin's claim that the Ukrainian army operates as a "foreign legion" for the alliance, calling it "nonsense".
Green building proposals shown to UN chief  Jan 13, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Jan.13 (ANI): Environment, Forests and Climate Change Minister Prakash Javadekar today met UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon here and showcased salient features of Green Building.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon calls on President Mukherjee  Jan 13, 5:17 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 13 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called on President Pranab Mukherjee at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on Tuesday.
Sumitra Mahajan meets Ban Ki-moon  Jan 13, 2:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 13 (ANI): UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday called on Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan in the national capital.
UN to set up panel to check lack of inputs from peacekeeping troop contributors: MEA  Jan 13, 1:50 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 13 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has said that United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has set up a panel to check the implications of lack of inputs from troop contributors in terms of difficulties faced by troops after India expressed its unhappiness with the UN peacekeeping operations.
Swaraj discusses growing global concerns on terrorism with Ban Ki-moon  Jan 12, 9:15 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Monday said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had a very fruitful discussion with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on a wide array of issues including matters relating to climate change and environment and the growing global concerns on terrorism.
Ban Ki-moon calls for empowerment of women and children  Jan 12, 9:08 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Monday called for empowerment of women and children.
Sushma Swaraj meets Ban Ki-moon  Jan 12, 3:16 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj met UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at the Hyderabad House here on Monday.
Aim to provide universal energy access to all by 2030, says Ban Ki-moon  Jan 12, 10:37 am
Vadodara, Jan. 12 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has said that he aims to provide universal energy access to all seven billion people in the world by 2030.
'I have been guided by Mahatma Gandhi's teachings', says Ban Ki-moon  Jan 11, 9:14 pm
Gandhinagar, Jan. 11 (ANI): Stating that he deeply admires Mahatma Gandhi, United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday said that he has personally been guided by the teachings of the Father of the Nation since his first visit to the Raj Ghat in 1972.
Ban Ki Moon calls for working towards a better, sustainable world  Jan 11, 1:19 pm
Gandhinagar, Jan.11 (ANI): UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon on Sunday called for working towards a better and sustainable world which would benefit every country, at the 7th Vibrant Gujarat Summit.
Ban Ki-moon visits Sabarmati Ashram  Jan 11, 9:34 am
Ahmedabad, Jan. 11 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Sunday visited Sabarmati Ashram of Mahatma Gandhi ahead of the Seventh Vibrant Gujarat Summit.
UN Secretary General to participate in Vibrant Gujarat Summit  Jan 9, 7:36 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 9 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will pay a three-day official visit to India starting January 10 to participate in the 2015 edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Summit, to be held in Gandhinagar.
Atul Khare named head of UN Department of Field Support  Jan 8, 12:56 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 8 (ANI): Senior Indian diplomat Atul Khare has been named by Secretary General Ban Ki-moon as the head of the UN department that provides dedicated support to peacekeeping missions around the world, making him one of the highest ranking Indian officials in the world body.
FIFA rules out paying women players same as men for many WCs to come  Dec 6, 2:43 pm
Wellington, Dec 06 (ANI): FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has said that women football players should not expect to be paid the same as men for many World Cups to come, claiming that any comparisons between the two tournaments was not worth debating.
Anoop Mishra named Lok Sabha Secretary General, Congress protests appointment  Dec 1, 4:16 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 1 (ANI): Senior bureaucrat Anoop Mishra was named Lok Sabha Secretary General by Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Monday, even as the Congress protested against the move, alleging that it was not consulted over the appointment.
FIFA says boycott of 2018 WC in Russia would be 'nonsense'  Nov 22, 1:55 pm
Wellington, Nov 22 (ANI): FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has said that a boycott of the 2018 World Cup in Russia would be nonsense.
Nato says Russian warplanes flying over European airspace pose danger to civilian flights  Nov 17, 12:55 pm
London, Nov 17 (ANI): Nato's Secretary General has reportedly said that Russian warplanes pose a significant threat to the safety of civilian flights as they play a "dangerous game designed to test Western air defences."
Commonwealth chief urges Sri Lanka to accelerate efforts towards sustainable reconciliation  Oct 30, 11:48 am
Colombo, Oct.30 (ANI): Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh Sharma has called on the Government of Sri Lanka to accelerate its efforts towards sustainable reconciliation and consolidation of its "successful and hard won peace" through continued implementation of the recommendations of Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission.
Pak's attempt to internationalize border issues won't succeed: Uday Bhaskar  Oct 14, 2:56 pm
New Delhi, Oct.14 (ANI): Security and strategic affairs expert Uday Bhaskar on Tuesday said that Pakistan's attempt to internationalize the border issues and requesting the United Nations (UN) to intervene is going to be futile as the Secretary General of UN has already made it clear that India and Pakistan should resolve all their outstanding issues through a mutual dialogue.
PM Modi's meeting with top US business leaders a 'major game changer': FICCI  Sep 29, 6:52 pm
New Delhi, Sept.29 (ANI): Terming Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with the top business leaders in the United States of America (US) as a 'major game changer', secretary general of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Didar Singh on Monday said that the Prime Minister's move is a real strong signal to bring back the business confidence for major companies around the world.
89 BNP, Jamaat men charged for role in Rajshahi blast  Sep 29, 12:31 pm
Dhaka, Sept.29 (ANI): Eighty nine leaders and activists of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) and the Jamaat-e-Islami, including BNP Joint Secretary General Mizanur Rahman Minu and Rajshahi city Mayor Mosaddek Hossain Bulbul, were charged on Monday in connection with their role in two cases related to last year's bomb explosion in Rajshahi City.