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US embargo stopped Indian company from sending medicine to Cuba, UN told

United States embargo on Cuba is preventing Indian companies from sending medicines and development-related equipment to the Caribbean island nation, according to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.

Global response to terrorism being thwarted by some, says India

Calling terrorism “the worst form of violation of human rights,” India has decried attempts by some countries to prevent a unified international response to the threat.

US isolated as UN General Assembly votes overwhelmingly against Cuba embargo

President Donald Trump's administration's isolation at the UN because of its strident policies has been highlighted again with a near-unanimous vote by the General Assembly against Washington's economic embargo on Cuba. India joined 189 members who voted on Thursday to urge the US to end the economic, commercial and financial embargo against Cuba.

India attacks unilateral sanctions at UN

Facing the prospects of sanctions from the United States over its deals with Russia and Iran, India has used the annual United Nations General Assembly debate on Washington's economic blockade of Cuba to lash out against unilateral sanctions.

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Despairing Maldives: Big talk, no action from Katowice

In the words of Nasheed  carbon emissions keep rising, and rising, and rising. And all we seem to be doing is talking, and talking and talking


Indian government appoints new Chief Economic Advisor

The Indian government has appointed Krishnamurthy Subramanian as its new Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) in place of Arvind Subramanian, who left the post in July this year.