multilateral diplomacy

India to pitch for fast-tracking UN reforms, combating terror


September 21st, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) India will pitch for fast-tracking reforms of the UN Security Council and press for expanded global cooperation in combating terrorism, piracy and climate change during ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

PM to prepare Indian envoys for foreign policy challenges


September 12th, 2012 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Against the backdrop of a thaw with in ties with Pakistan and increasing calls for India to play a more proactive role in the ... Read more...

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India wins election to UN panel on racial discrimination


December 1st, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Dec 1 (IANS) India's nominee Dilip Lahiri has been re-elected to serve on the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) for a three year term, ... Read more...

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Not enough women in Indian justice system: UN Women official


July 7th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) There aren't enough women in the Indian judicial system and police and that is "disappointing", says UN Women assistant secretary general Lakshmi Puri calling for ... Read more...

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China, Russia support India’s UNSC ‘aspirations’ (Lead)


April 14th, 2011 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 14 (IANS) China and Russia Thursday joined fellow leaders of the five fastest growing economic powers in calling for comprehensive UN reforms and supported the "aspirations" ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China indicates support for India’s UNSC bid


April 14th, 2011 - 8:12 pm ICT by ANI
Sanya (China), Apr.14 (ANI): China for the first time has shown signs of support for India's bid for permanent membership of the expanded United Nations Security Council (UNSC).China has also endorsed the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China, Russia support India’s UNSC bid


April 14th, 2011 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sanya (China), April 14 (IANS) China and Russia Thursday joined fellow leaders of the five fastest growing economic powers in calling for comprehensive UN reforms and supported the bids ... Read more...

Posted in World |

China will take an active part in multilateral diplomacy: Premier Wen


March 5th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Mar 5 (ANI): Premier Wen Jiabao on Saturday said China will play a constructive role in helping resolve burning issues and global problemsAddressing nearly 3,000 deputies of the National People's Congress ... Read more...

Posted in World |

G-20 is the appropriate forum to resolve global meltdown: BRIC leaders


April 16th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinBrasilia (Brazil), Apr.16 (ANI): Reaffirming the central role of the Group of 20 (G-20) member nations in combatting and neutralising the impact of the global fiscal crisis, leaders of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

India nuclear deal has not complicated non-proliferation efforts: US


March 6th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, March 6 (IANS) The landmark India-US civil nuclear deal has not complicated efforts to achieve universalisation of the Additional Protocol for International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) safeguards as ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Barack Obama wins Nobel Peace Prize (Second Lead)


October 9th, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) US President Barack Obama gets the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize for "his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples", it was announced in Oslo ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Barack Obama gets Nobel Prize for Peace (Lead)


October 9th, 2009 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has won the Nobel Peace Prize for "his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples", it was announced in Oslo ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Krishna sets stage for India-ASEAN summit


July 22nd, 2009 - 11:33 am ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Phuket (Thailand), July 22 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna Wednesday held talks here with his counterparts from 16 countries of the East Asia Summit (EAS), setting the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Manmohan Singh’s Russian menu: two summits, four bilateral meets


June 16th, 2009 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Yekaterinburg, June 16 (IANS) Two back-to-back summits and four bilateral meetings in less than 24 hours could test the nerves of any world leader. But Manmohan Singh, the 76-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in World |

BRIC nations seek bigger voice in world affairs


June 16th, 2009 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Manish Chand Yekaterinburg, June 16 (IANS) Leaders of Brazil, Russia, India and China (BRIC) Tuesday ended their first summit with a vigorous call seeking greater voice for emerging economies to create ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Masood Khan appointed as new Pak envoy to China


September 2nd, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Sept 2 (ANI): The Pakistan government has appointed its Permanent Representative to the UN Mission in Geneva , Masood Khan as the new envoy to China .Masood''s name ... Read more...

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