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To de-militarize Kashmir is not the answer, to de-terrorize Pakistan is: India tells after Nawaz Sharif after his UN Speech New Delhi, Oct 1: India on Thursday said 'de-terrorizing' Pakistan is an answer to achieve peace and it cannot be attended by 'de-militarizing Kashmir'. 30-Sep-2015
Taliban attack: UN rights chief urges protection of civilians in Afghan city New York, Sept 30: Following Monday’s attack by the Taliban in the Afghan city of Kunduz, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Monday urged both parties to the conflict to take all measures to protect civilians from harm. 30-Sep-2015
UN mission deplores deadly suicide attack at volleyball game in Afghanistan New York, Sept 29: The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) condemned Sunday’s suicide attack at a volleyball game in the south-eastern province of Paktika that killed at least 17 civilians and injured at least 60 more, most of them children. 29-Sep-2015
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif meets Ban Ki- Moon, raises Kashmir issue New York, Sept 28: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has met UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and raised the Kashmir issue with him. 28-Sep-2015
Our stand on Kashmir is a principled one: Pakistan New Delhi, Sept 25: Pakistan's Ambassador to UN Maleeha Lodhi on Friday said he country's stand on the Kashmir issue is a 'principled' one. 25-Sep-2015
No bilateral meeting scheduled between PM Modi and Nawaz Sharif in the US New York, Sept 24: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not hold a bilateral meeting with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif during his five-day visit to the US. 24-Sep-2015
In wake of adoption of Nepal’s constitution, Ban stresses need for dialogue, non-violence New York, Sept 22: While acknowledging the adoption of the long-awaited constitution of Nepal, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon voiced concern about recent violence in the country and stressed the need for dialogue and non-violence. 22-Sep-2015
Nepal adopts Constitution Kathmandu, Sept 20: Creating new history, Nepal on Sunday adopted the new Constitution. 20-Sep-2015
Terrorists attack Pak air base :in Peshwar: Six attackers killed Peshwar, Sept 18: At least six terrorists were killed when they attacked a Pakistani air force base in the northwestern city of Peshwar on Friday engaging troops in heavy firing, the military said. 18-Sep-2015
UN urges creation of special court in Sri Lanka after report confirms horrific abuses New York, Sept 17 : A new report released on Wednesday by the United Nations human rights office has identified patterns of grave violations in Sri Lanka between 2002 and 2011, and recommends the establishment of a hybrid special court to ensure that justice is served. 17-Sep-2015
Afghan refugee teacher honoured with UN award for efforts to educate girls New York, Sept 16: Afghan refugee teacher Aqeela Asifi, who has dedicated her life to bringing education to refugee girls in Pakistan, has been named as the winner of the United Nations annual Nansen Award. 16-Sep-2015
UNESCO chief denounces killing of media workers in Pakistan New York, Sept 15 : The head of the United Nations agency tasked with defending press freedom on Monday denounced the recent killing of two media workers in Pakistan, and called for an investigation into both cases. 15-Sep-2015
Taliban attack Afghanistan prison, 430 inmates flee Kabul, Sept 14 : At least 436 prisons were freed as Taliban militants stormed a prison in Afghanistan's southern Ghazni province on Monday, media reports said. 14-Sep-2015
Pakistan troopers violates ceasefire, BSF official killed Jammu, Sept 13: In a fresh ceasefire by Pakistani troopers, a BSF official was killed in firing along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri sector on Sunday. 13-Sep-2015
Nepal: Ban stresses need for dialogue, respect for peaceful protest New York, Sept 12: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is concerned about the recent violence in Nepal and saddened by the loss of lives, a spokesperson for the United Nations chief said on Friday. 12-Sep-2015
UN and partners report ‘extremely alarming’ food insecurity figures in Afghanistan New York, Sept 11: The number of people in Afghanistan resorting to selling land or turning to friends or family for help because of food insecurity has doubled in the last year, according to a joint report released on Wednesday by the United Nations and partner agencies. 11-Sep-2015
Five cops killed in Afghanistan blast Kabul, Sept 10: At least five policemen were killed when the vehicle in which they were traveling struck a roadside bomb in southern Ghazni province on Thursday, reports said. 10-Sep-2015
Two BSF personnel injured in Pakistan firing Srinagar, Sept 9: A fresh ceasefire violation by Pakistani Troops inured two Border Security Force (BSF) personnel in Nowgam sector of Handwara area of northern Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Wednesday. 09-Sep-2015
Explosion rocks Kabul Kabul, Sept 8:An explosion rocked Jada-e-Nadir Pashtoon area of Afghanistan's Kabul city on Tuesday. 08-Sep-2015
Shutdown in Kashmir valley demanding flood compensation Srinagar, Sept 7: shops and business establishments remained closed throughout the Kashmir valley on Monday following a shutdown call by he Kashmir Traders and Manufacturers Federation (KTMF) in protest against the state government's alleged apathy towards the plight of 2014 flood victims. 07-Sep-2015
8 injured in Afghanistan suicide attack Kabul, Sept 5: At least eight people were injured as a suicide car bomber struck in the middle of a bazaar at Pul-i-Alam in Afghanistan's Logar province on Saturday, media reports said. 05-Sep-2015
Ban appoints Pakistan national as Force Commander of UN Western Sahara mission New York, Sep 5: Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced on Friday the appointment of Major General Muhammad Tayyab Azam of Pakistan as the Force Commander of the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO). 05-Sep-2015
Four militants, one para-trooper killed in Kashmir encounter Srinagar, Sep 3: In a fierce gun- battle four militants and a para-trooper have been killed in Hafruda forest area of Northern Kupwara District. 03-Sep-2015
Fierce encounter with militants rages in northern Kashmir Srinagar, Sept 2: A fierce gun battle has started here between security forces and militants in Rafiabad area of Northern Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, officials said. 02-Sep-2015
Pakistan suicide attack kills 6 Peshawar, Sept 1: At least six people were killed in a suicide attack in Pakistan's Khyber Agency's Jamrud area on Tuesday, media reports said. 01-Sep-2015
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