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Cyclone Fani hits India, UN moves to protect vulnerable refugees in Bangladesh

May 03, 2019

One of the strongest storms to batter India in decades made landfall near the northeastern coastal city of Puri on Friday morning…

Inclusion, equality a must for ‘long-lasting peace and sustainable development’, UN official tells high-level event in Baku

May 02, 2019

Exclusion and deep inequality will forever thwart “long-lasting peace and sustainable development”, a high-level official fro…

Grave concern over escalating humanitarian crisis, casualties, displacement across northwest Syria: UN

May 02, 2019

The UN has said it is “gravely concerned” over reports of a worsening humanitarian situation facing civilians across northwes…

A free press is ‘cornerstone’ for accountability and ‘speaking truth to power’: Guterres

May 02, 2019

UN Photo/Violaine MartinJournalists wait for the arrival of official delegations at the Geneva II Conference on Syria, in…