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Head of U.N.'s ESCWA resigns over report on 'apartheid' Israel

UN agency head resigns after Israel 'apartheid' report

The report, which was published earlier this week by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia, drew swift criticism from UN and Israeli officials. DNA, 1 week ago
Report: Israel has established 'apartheid regime' Business Standard, 2 weeks ago

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Senior U.N. official quits after 'apartheid' Israel report pulled

United Nations Under-Secretary General and Executive Secretary for the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA), Rima Khalaf, announced her resignation at a news conference in Beirut after U. N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres asked for the ...
 DNA1 week ago UN official quits after row over her critical Israel report  Business Standard1 week ago Palestinians give award to UN official who condemned Israel  Business Standard1 week ago Hezbollah says U.N. 'weak' after critical Israel report pulled  First Post.com1 week ago

Asia's economic outlook for 2017 strong despite slow global growth: UN report

A United Nations report says Asia's economic outlook for 2017 is strong despite slowing global growth and uncertainty as South and East Asian Economies saw robust growth led by China and India. The UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, ...
 News on Air2 months ago UN report: Asian growth outlook bright despite uncertainty  Business Standard2 months ago

Road Accidents due to Potholes

Data on road crashes is reported by police Head Quarters of various States and UTs and Million Plus Cities in India to Transport Research Wing (TRW) of Ministry of Road Transport & Highways through a prescribed format devised under Asia Pacific Road Accident ...
 PIB3 days ago

UN body proposes Istanbul to Dhaka train corridor

A UN body today proposed extension of the Istanbul-Teheran-Islamabad (ITI) train corridor to Delhi-Kolkata-Dhaka (DKD) to promote regional cooperation. It maintained that the train corridor has the potential to become an important transport artery for ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago

Prabhu for rail connectivity with neighbouring nations

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu today pitched for rail connectivity with neighbouring countries to boost trade and eliminate poverty in the region. Highlighting the need for physical connectivity with neighbours for trade growth, he advocated work on rail link ...
 Business Standard2 weeks ago
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Train to Istanbul via New Delhi: India's response to China-Europe freight link

The intercontinental container train will connect five countries- Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Iran and Turkey. The feasibility studies have been done under the aegis of United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP).
 India Today3 weeks ago

In India, rule of law has regrettably been undermined by the rule of politics: Hamid Ansari

Vice President of India Hamid Ansari delivered the 5th K Subarhmanyam Lecture at the India International Centre on 14 February 2017. Here's the full text of his speech. It is a privilege to be invited to talk about a legendary personality of our times who, it ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Pilot study in 3 UTs shows why cash in lieu of PDS won't work

The study found that 50% of the people were receiving either nothing or less cash than they were entitled in lieu of the subsidised grains that were stopped under the pilots starting from September 2015 till May 2016.  Image: File photograph of a queque outside a ration shop to collect kerosene in Chandigarh. Photograph: Ajay Verma/Reuters. After more than a year of their launch, the government’s pilot programmes to replace subsidised food grains with cash in three Union territories ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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