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`There is no military solution to Ukraine crisis, ` warns Ban Ki-moon  Sep 3, 12:13 pm
London, Sep 03 (ANI): After Ukraine accused Russia of launching a great war, the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon, has warned the west that "there is no military solution" to the Ukraine crisis.
BNP acting secretary general Fakhrul sued for calling Hasina 'killer'  Sep 1, 4:28 pm
Dhaka, Sept.1 (ANI): The vice president of the Awami Matsyajibi League has filed a defamation suit against the acting secretary general of the Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP), Mirza Fakhrul Islam Alamgir, for terming the ruling Awami League a "killer party" and its chief and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina a "killer".
Lack of sanitation having 'staggering' effect on lives of 2.5 billion people: UN  Aug 29, 11:46 am
London, Aug 29 (ANI): UN deputy secretary general, Jan Eliasson, said that lack of progress on sanitation and failure to end open defecation is taking its toll on the lives of nearly 2.5 billion people.
UN chief condemns Israeli attack on Gaza school, calls it 'a criminal act'  Aug 4, 10:26 am
London, Aug 4 (ANI): The attack by the Israeli military at a school run by the United Nations in Gaza that killed 10 people yesterday was 'a crimical act', said the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
Gaza conflict: UN chief urges both sides to stop violence  Jul 23, 2:28 pm
London, Jul 23 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called for peace talks between Palestine and Israel and urged the two sides to stop violence.
UN Secretary General to visit Israel, Gaza to bolster truce efforts  Jul 19, 1:26 pm
New York, July 19 (ANI): United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki moon is expected to visit Israel and the Gaza Strip sometime today in an effort to bolster truce efforts between the two sides.
FICCI secretary general gets Birmingham Varsity honorary doctorate  Jul 17, 5:23 pm
New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): Former Indian civil servant and current Secretary General of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) Dr Alwyn Didar Singh has received an honorary doctorate from the University of Birmingham, UK.
Human development an essential component of Mahatma Gandhi's thoughts: Najma Heptulla  Jul 16, 1:49 pm
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): Union Minister of Minority Affairs Dr. Najma Heptulla on Wednesday said that human development was an essential component of Mahatma Gandhi's thoughts.
Rajesh Kishore assumes the charge of the Secretary General, NHRC  Jul 8, 5:09 pm
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): Rajesh Kishore assumed the charge of the Secretary General, National Human Rights Commission in New Delhi today.
FIFA Secretary General concerned about three of 12 WC stadiums post inspection trip  May 30, 1:05 pm
Wellington, May 30 (ANI): FIFA Secretary General Jerome Valcke has reportedly his concern over three of the 12 World Cup stadiums as his final inspection of host cities ended.
EurAsEC Secretary General to release book on "Eurasian project of Nursultan Nazarbayev"  May 1, 1:43 pm
Astana (Kazakhstan), May 1 (ANI): EurAsEC Secretary General and well known politician-diplomat Tair Mansurov will release a book titled "Eurasian project of Nursultan Nazarbayev" on May 22.
FIFA admits venues still not ready ahead of 2014 World Cup: Report  Apr 3, 3:16 pm
London, 3 Apr (ANI): FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has admitted that infrastructure for the 2014 World Cup may not be totally ready for the beginning of the tournament.
FIFA admits venues still not ready ahead of 2014 World Cup  Apr 3, 2:51 pm
London, 3 Apr (ANI): FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has admitted that infrastructure for the 2014 World Cup may not be totally ready for the beginning of the tournament.
Former Norwegian PM Stoltenberg named next Nato chief   Mar 29, 12:15 pm
Johannesburg, March 29 (ANI): Former Norwegian prime minister and negotiator, Jens Stoltenberg has been reportedly chosen by Nato as its next secretary general.
Valcke says FIFA had to learn from delays as Brazil still preparing for WC  Mar 28, 4:11 pm
Johannesburg, Mar. 28 (ANI): FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke said that the organisation had to learn from delays and find different ways of working for future events as Brazil is still not ready for the World Cup, starting from June this year.
Khurshid meets SCO Secretary General, discuss regional issues  Feb 24, 7:39 pm
New Delhi, Feb.24 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Monday met Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Dmitry Mezentsev and discussed regional and multilateral issues.
NATO head believes security pact with Afghanistan will only happen after elections  Feb 21, 1:29 pm
Washington, Feb. 21(ANI): NATO's secretary general Anders Fogh Rasmussen has reportedly said that he believed that Afghan President Hamid Karzai will not sign the security pact with the US that would allow American troops to remain in Afghanistan after the end of 2014.
Indian women denied voice in decision making: Kofi Annan  Feb 7, 12:19 pm
New Delhi, Feb.7 (ANI): Nobel laureate and former United Nations Secretary General, Kofi Annan has said women in India are still denied the right to take decisions, which have an impact on their lives.
Blatter's ex-'right-hand man' Champagne may put forward bid as new FIFA president  Jan 18, 10:11 am
Johannesburg, Jan 18 (ANI): The former right-hand man of FIFA President Sepp Blatter may reportedly put forward a bid to succeed his former boss in his position in the world soccer governing body after inviting the world's media to a news conference in London.
Half of Syrian population urgently needs aid: UN  Jan 16, 1:40 pm
London, Jan. 16 (ANI): Half of Syria's population, some 9.3 million people, are in urgent need of aid, United Nations secretary general has said.
FIFA dismisses 'belief' 2022 Qatar World Cup will be held in winter  Jan 9, 11:53 am
Sydney, Jan 9 (ANI): FIFA has reportedly dismissed the comments of the football governing body's secretary general Jerome Valcke that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be held in the winter months that year, instead of the June-July tournament originally scheduled.
UN team in Dhaka to encourage pre-poll dialogue  Dec 7, 2:06 pm
Dhaka, Dec.7 (ANI): A six-member United Nations team led by Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs Oscar Fernandez-Taranco, has arrived in Bangladesh capital Dhaka with the objective of encouraging political parties to sit down for a dialogue and create an environment conducive to holding an inclusive, non-violent and credible election.
2022 Qatar World Cup set to move to winter, says FIFA secretary general  Nov 13, 8:51 am
Sydney, Nov 13 (ANI): The Qatar 2022 Soccer World Cup is set to be switched to November and December in winters, as the Premier League was close to an agreement last night for it, according to FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke.
Philippines declares state of national calamity post Typhoon Haiyan  Nov 12, 11:03 am
London, Nov. 12 (ANI): The Philippines has declared a state of national calamity following the devastation caused by the strongest storm on record Typhoon Haiyan that hit the central islands last Friday.
UN adopts binding resolution on ridding Syria of chemical weapons  Sep 28, 10:26 am
London, Sept. 28 (ANI): In a move, described as 'historic' by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, the UN Security Council has reportedly adopted a binding resolution to remove the chemical weapons stockpile from Syria.