Had excellent cooperation with Haley: UN chief

United Nations, Oct 10 UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed his “deep appreciation for the excellent cooperation and support” of US Ambassador Nikki Haley, who earlier handed in her resignation at the White House.

The Secretary-General’s spokesman, Stephan Dujarric, also said Haley and Guterres “had a very…

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Overcome 'narrow geopolitical interests' to adopt international anti-terrorism law: India

United Nations, Oct 9 :  India has urged the world organisation to overcome “narrow geopolitical interests” and adopt the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT) that it has proposed.
Terrorism is an “alarming concern that impacts us all and requires effective international collaboration”” to develop international law to combat it, Indian…

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US should not view ties with Pak through 'Indian lens': Qureshi

Islamabad, Oct 8  The US should not view its ties with Pakistan from the the Indian lens or Afghan perspective, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said.The relations between Pakistan and the US nosedived this January after President Donald Trump accused Islamabad of giving nothing to Washington…

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At least 11 dead in Haiti earthquake: Govt spokesman

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Oct 7 (AFP) A 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck just off the northwest coast of Haiti late Saturday, killing at least 11 people and causing damage to buildings in the Caribbean nation, authorities said.

The epicenter of the quake was located about 19 kilometers (12 miles) northwest…

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