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India Rejects China's Reference To J-K In UN

China is well aware of India's consistent position on this issue. The Union Territory of Jammu & Kashmir has been, is and shall continue to be an integral part of India. Issues related to J&K are internal matter to India

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COVID-19 Pandemic Reveals How Bioterrorist Attack May Unfold: UN Secretary-General

The COVID-19 pandemic might further erode the people's trust in public institutions if citizens perceive government have mishandled the response or lacked transparency about the scope of the crisis

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Global Economy Could Shrink By Almost 1% In 2020 Due To COVID-19 Pandemic: UN

The analysis by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) said the COVID-19 pandemic is disrupting global supply chains and international trade.

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Tardy Response To COVID-19 Pandemic: WHO In Dire Need Of Reforms

Although, plentiful has been written about China’s inaction during the early days of the outbreak of this pandemic, there is scant mention of WHO being held accountable for its tardy response which has denied the world the critical time it needed to prepare for the crisis. An early action by the WHO, declaring COVID-19 as a PHEIC (Public Health Emergency of International Concern) followed by promulgation of detailed strategy for its containment and advising governments on policy matters would have saved many innocent lives across the world.

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About 25 Million Jobs Could Be Lost Worldwide Due To Coronavirus: UN

The coronavirus outbreak has killed 8,809 people and infected 218,631 across 157 countries and territories, according to a tracker maintained by Johns Hopkins University.

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Sustainability Disclosures By European Companies Generally Poor

The study showed that while 36.2% of firms had set a climate target, only 13.9% of companies had ensured they aligned with the 2015 United Nations-backed Paris climate deal.

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India At UN: Pakistan Takes To Hate Speech Like Fish Takes To Water

Pakistan has consistently attempted to raise the Kashmir issue at various UN platforms in a bid to internationalise the issue but has repeatedly failed to gain any support.

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Around 140,000 Children Displaced In Past Three Weeks In And Around Idlib: UNICEF

At least 140,000 children have been displaced in the past three weeks alone because of heavy violence in and around Idlib in the northwest, said Henrietta Fore Executive Director of UNICEF in a statement.

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UK India Business Council Launches Socio-Economic Impact Campaign

The UNDP-UKIBC partnership will facilitate mapping of UK businesses socio-economic impact against the 17 Sustainable Development Goals

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India Calls For Cooperation Between FATF, UN To Combat Terror Financing

India's comments come as Pak requested UNSC to allow Hafiz Saeed to withdraw money from his account for basic expenses.

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Making Old-Age Homes A Lively Place: NGOs, CSR Foundations Hold The Key

Buckling under the societal, financial and personal transformations, the youth today are finding themselves incapable of looking after their aging parents

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The Real Dynamics To Achieve Gender Diversity In Organizations

The greatest change brought by the policy reframing is – an increase in the hiring target for women employees

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Here Is One BIG Way To Rescue Our Planet

Governments must go higher in their thinking. They must stop subsidizing the farmers that raise animals for food and encourage them to grow organic fruits and veggies instead

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India Attracted $22 Billion Of FDI Flows In First Half Of 2018: UN Report

The UN report, however, said that with the $22 billion FDI, India just about managed to make it to the top 10 host economies receiving the most FDI during the period

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India Lost $79.5 Billion From Climate-Related Disasters In 20 Years: UN Report

The UN report titled 'Economic Losses, Poverty and Disasters 1998-2017' states that India between 1998 to 2017 saw a dramatic rise of 151 per cent in direct economic losses from climate-related disasters

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