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Washington: US President Donald Trump has said that America's ties with Moscow have "NEVER been worse", before his first ever summit with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. more
Pakistan: Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif, Maryam and Safdar file appeal against Avenfield verdict

Islamabad:  Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday challenged his conviction, days after he was arrested on Friday, media reports said.

Dump Trump: Scotland protests US President's visit to the country

Edinburgh: US President Donald Trump faced massive protests upon his arrival in Scotland, where he will be spending the weekend, reports said.

UN Forum examines three pillars of 2030 Global Goals

New YorK: The first week of the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) concluded on Friday at United Nations Headquarters in New York, with a review of the progress ...

Iceland to take vacated US seat on Human Rights Council

New York: Iceland has for the first time been elected to the Human Rights Council, filling the seat vacated by the United States, which withdrew from the body last month, citing bias.

‘Historic moment’ for people on the move, as UN agrees first-ever Global Compact on migration

New York: For the first time ever, United Nations Member States have agreed an all-encompassing Global Compact to better manage international migration, address its challenges, strengthen ...

Security Council imposes arms embargo on South Sudan

New York: The Security Council on Friday narrowly passed a measure aimed at stopping the flow of weapons to armed groups in South Sudan, with those Members in favour saying it would prote ...

Consuming and producing sustainably, a ‘cornerstone’ for reaching 2030 Global Goals, UN Forum stresses

New York: A reckoning on the importance of maximising the world’s resources is taking place across the world, and achieving the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030 depen ...

UN chief pushes for greater benefits from new technology, as he launches digital experts panel

New York: A high-profile group of tech experts has been assembled at the request of United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, tasked with putting the benefits of digital t ...

Kim Jong-un praises Donald Trump in new note, says looking forward to their next meeting

Washington/Pyongyang: In a rare gesture from the North Korean regime, US President Donald Trump has copped praise for directing his energy towards establishing a healthy bilateral relatio ...