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New York: The United Nations has welcomed Tuesday’s announcement by the leaders of Greece and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) that 27 years after the dispute began, they have reached a mutual agreement over a new name for the Republic. more
US-North Korea summit ‘an important milestone’ towards denuclearization, says Guterres

New York, June 13: Tuesday’s historic summit between the leaders of the United States and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) has been hailed as “an importa ...

Donald Trump calls his Singapore trip as 'amazing'

Singapore City: On his way back home from Singapore after meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, US President called the trip as 'amazing'.

Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong congratulates Donald Trump, Kim over summit

Singapore City: Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has congratulated US President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un over their meeting.

Pakistan Army chief Qamar Bajwa-led delegation meets Ashraf Ghani

Kabul: A  Pakistani delegation led by the Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan General Qamar Bajwa met Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday, media reports said.

Trump, Kim sign joint statement; US President describes bond with North Korea as 'special'

Singapore: In a major turnaround in the relationship between the two nations, US President Donald Trump on Tuesday described his bond with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and his country ...

India welcomes talks between Kim, Trump, calls the entire episode as a 'positive development'

New Delhi: India on Tuesday welcomed the meeting between US President Donald Trump and Nother Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore and said it was a 'positive development' betwe ...

Trump pledges to end war games, Kim commits to denuclearization

Singapore: Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un concluded a remarkable  nuclear summit on Tuesday with the US President pledging to put a freeze on "war games" wi ...

With realities shifting in Darfur, operations on the ground ‘must change’, urges UN official

New York: The African Union-United Nations Hybrid Mission in Darfur “must change” in accordance with the shifting realities on the ground, the Organization’s top peaceke ...

From the field – Rehabilitating lives in Tanzania

New York: A 15-year old girl from the East African country, Tanzania, says an operation to correct a facial disability means that she can “look forward to a future when I am not lau ...