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UN expert says IS picks 'prettiest virgins' as sex slaves May 21, 3:07 pm
London, May 21 (ANI): After attacking villages and killing men, the Islamic State (IS) picks the "prettiest virgins" from the group of women it captures and sends them off to their Syrian stronghold to be sex slaves, a United Nations expert has said.
PM Modi discusses 'key global issues' with Ban Ki-moon May 18, 7:51 pm
Seoul, May 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that he discussed key global issues in his 'wonderful' meeting with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in Seoul.
CBCI delegation meets Home Minister Rajnath Singh Apr 13, 3:18 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 13 (ANI): A three-member delegation led by Albert D'Souza, Archbishop of Agra and Secretary General of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India (CBCI) called on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here today.
'Iconic' leader who shaped Singapore's destiny dies at 91 Mar 23, 9:42 am
London, March 23 (ANI): Lee Kuan Yew, the leader who turned a small port city of Singapore into a rich global hub, has passed away at the age of 91.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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."
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