Tags : United Nations

Pakistanis Happier than Indians & Bangladeshis, Report

The United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network released the World Happiness Report, which ranked Pakistan 108th out of 143 countries based on health, life expectancy, freedom, and corruption. Pakistan’s ranking has slipped from 103 in 2023 to 108 in 2024, but it still managed to rank higher than its regional rivals India, Sri Lanka, and […]Read More

UN says Pakistan shouldn’t send away illegal Afghans

Geneva: Rather than deporting illegal Afghans, Pakistan is required by the UN refugee agency to establish a thorough system for registering them. The UN Refugee Agency’s Qaisar Khan Afridi stated that the repatriation of Afghans would have dire repercussions and even put their lives in danger. Also Read: UAE maintains foolproof security amid the Gaza […]Read More

United Nations: Pakistan wants an immediate end to the Gaza

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan reaffirmed in the UN (United Nations) General Assembly on Friday its vehement condemnation of the Israeli Occupation forces’ collective punishment of Gaza’s entire Palestinian population, calling it “war crimes and crimes against humanity” and a “veritable genocide.” After the Security Council failed to act, Ambassador Munir Akram told the 193-member Assembly during […]Read More

Oct 11, International Girl Child Day

Today is International Girl Child Day, a day set aside to raise awareness of the value of girls’ education, their rights, and the advancement of gender equality. According to the United Nations’ official website, the subject of International Day of the Girl in 2023 is “Invest in Girls’ Rights: Our Leadership, Our Well-being.” Did you […]Read More

Saudi ties with Israel would betray Palestinians: Iran

UNITED NATIONS: Ebrahim Raisi, the president of Iran, has charged Saudi Arabia, a rival in the area, with betraying the Palestinians by attempting to improve ties with Israel. As he visited the UN General Assembly, Raisi said at a news conference, “The initiation of a relationship between the Zionist regime and any country in the […]Read More

Sudan faces ‘all-out civil war’, says UN

Sudan: Conflict-torn After an airstrike on a residential neighborhood on Sunday left almost two dozen civilians dead, the UN warned that Sudan was on the verge of a “full-scale civil war” that may destabilize the entire region. In what it claimed as an air strike on Omdurman, the sister city of Khartoum, on Saturday, the […]Read More

Pakistan commits to UN peacekeeping: Hina Rabbani Khar

ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Hina Rabbani Khar on Tuesday reaffirmed Pakistan’s strong commitment and support to the United Nations (UN) peacekeeping and peace-building programme, the private news channel reported. “Pakistan firmly believes in peace, stability, development, and human rights which are interlinked with each other. ” She said while addressing an event […]Read More

Imran Khan arrest: UN urges all parties to refrain from

The recent arrest of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman and former Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan has sparked nationwide protests across the country, leading to violent clashes between party supporters and security forces.  Reacting to the volatile situation, the United Nations has taken notice of protests and called for all parties to refrain from violence. Also […]Read More

PTI demands to UN: Independent probe into Arshad Sharif murder

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has moved United Nations (UN) for an ‘independent’ investigation into murder of senior journalist Arshad Sharif, who was shot dead in Kenya in October 2022, the private news channel reported on Sunday. Taking to Twitter, PTI leader Murad Saeed noted that parliamentarians. Including former Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan wrote to […]Read More

UN wants probe into ‘death’ of PTI worker Ali Bilal

The United Nations (UN) has demanded a probe into the alleged killing of a Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) worker Ali Bilal in Lahore in police torture, private news channel reported. A Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf worker Ali Bilal lost his life when police and the PTI supporters clashed violently. The deceased worker was the resident of Jahangir Town, […]Read More