US responds to Palestine’s UN membership bid

Becoming a full member will not guarantee statehood, according to Washington’s envoy

UN court orders Israel to let food into Gaza

With famine spreading, the Jewish state must immediately open more border crossing points, the ICJ’s judges have ruled

UN Condemns Israel’s “Use of Hunger as Weapons” in Gaza

UN condemns Israel's use of disproportionate force and hunger as a weapon in Gaza, highlighting the obstruction of humanitarian aid.

UN General Assembly Demands Ceasefire in Gaza

The UNGA's historic vote demanding a Gaza ceasefire challenges the US-Israel stance, emphasizing the urgent need for humanitarian action.

US blocks UN Gaza ceasefire appeal

Washington has vetoed a resolution demanding a humanitarian cessation of fighting in the Israel-Hamas war

UN agency urges Pakistan to halt expelling Afghans during winter

Over 370,000 Afghans have fled Pakistan since Oct. 1.

Global Hunger Crisis: 1 in 10 People Go to Bed Hungry Every Night

The revelation that one in ten people faces hunger every night serves as a stark reminder that hunger is a shared responsibility.

Desecration of holy books, places of worship is ‘unacceptable’: UN

'What we need is mutual respect,' says spokesman

Fukushima Water Release Decision

The IAEA's approval of plan for the release of radioactive water from Fukushima power plant into the ocean has triggered a global debate.

UN to hold talks with Taliban officials over women staff ban

Since seizing power in August 2021, the Taliban authorities have imposed a slew of restrictions on Afghan women, including banning them from higher education and many government jobs.

Founder of Afghan girls’ school project arrested in Kabul: UN

The Taliban government last year barred girls from attending secondary school, making Afghanistan the only country in the world where there is a ban on education.

UN marks International Day of Remembrance of Slave Trade

Millions of people were separated from their families and denied their human rights as a result of the enslavement of Africans during the Transatlantic Slave Trade.