Tag archive for ‘United Nations’
The UN Day : Pakistan’s Peacekeeping Role
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, July 26th, 2016
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United Nations Says Afghan Civilian Casualties Near Record High

Conflict in the country continues to intensify 15 years after the U.S.-led invasion By Jessica Donati Civilian casualties in Afghanistan are headed toward a record high this year, the United Nations said Monday, More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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Best country in the world to live? Still Norway

By Karla Cripps When it comes to health and prosperity, there’s no topping Norway. For the 12th year in a row, the land of lefse and lutefisk has earned the number one spot on the United Nations’ 2015 More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 17th, 2015
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Russian airstrikes restore Syrian military balance of power

Airstrikes keep Assad afloat, help push diplomacy. Weeks of Russian airstrikes in Syria appear to have restored enough momentum to the government side to convince President Bashar Assad’s foes and the world community More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 3rd, 2015
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Indian Minority rights, criminal justice and UN system — an assessment

Mohammad Akhlaq’s relatives mourn his death in the Bisara village of Uttar Pradesh By Kadayam Subramanian      Global focus on the challenge of improving criminal justice performance vis-a-vis minority communities, More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, October 19th, 2015
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Thank You for Being a Friend – Pakistan and China’s Almost Alliance

 By Jonah Blank “Sweeter than the sweetest honey in this world, deeper than the deepest sea in the world [1] . . . ,” the suitor crooned, “higher than the highest peak . . .” Soul singer Barry More...

By pak_adnews On Wednesday, October 14th, 2015
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Is the Pentagon Telling the Truth About Afghanistan?

By NYTimes New data from the United Nations on the military advances by a resurgent Taliban is alarming for what it says about the deteriorating security situation in Afghanistan — and what it suggests about More...