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    UN faces $100 trillion shortfall in fight against injustice and climate change

    Global goals tackling poverty, inequality, injustice and climate change face a $100 trillion funding shortfall and are likely to be missed unless 10% of...

    COVID vaccinations in Afghanistan decline post Taliban takeover: UN

    In the first week following the Taliban conquest of Kabul, COVID-19 vaccinations in Afghanistan have dropped by 80%, the U.N. agency UNICEF said, warning...

    Toyota slashes production as covid impacts supply chains

    Toyota is scaling back production in North America and Japan as the surging coronavirus pandemic in Southeast Asia and elsewhere crimps supplies. Japan’s top automaker...

    Pakistan to receive $2.77 billion from IMF on Aug 23

    Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Shaukat Tarin said Thursday that Pakistan would get $2.77 billion on August 23 from International Monetary Fund’s (IMF)...

    China’s military modernisation poses Taiwan threat, say US officials

    China’s accelerated military modernisation poses a clear and growing threat to Taiwan, and US intervention might only risk intensifying pressure from Beijing, US defence...

    Bangladesh protests: UN rights chief urges for overhaul of security law

    Hundreds of Bangladeshi activists staged a fourth day of protests Monday over the death of a writer in detention as the UN rights chief...

    Missing K2 climbers declared dead by Pakistan

    Three climbers lost on Pakistan’s K2 are believed to have died on the mountain, a Pakistan official said Thursday, more than a week after...

    UNSC must use its mechanisms to promote political solutions: Pakistan

    Noting that UN peacekeeping operations are currently not in a position to resolve conflicts, insurgencies and cross-border attacks, Pakistan Monday underscored the need for...

    COVID-19: Is Saudi Arabia considering to suspend Hajj for the public?

    Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Noor-ul-Haq Qadri on Wednesday said that Saudi authorities have so far refused to accept applications from pilgrims, therefore, Hajj...

    US virus intelligence was not reliable: WHO Covid mission

    US intelligence on the supposed origin of the coronavirus pandemic was not reliable, a member of the special WHO mission to China said Wednesday,...