KATHMANDU, Feb 27: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali addressed the high-level segment of the 40th session of the UN Human Rights Council on Tuesday.

KATHMANDU, Feb 22: Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali is leaving for Geneva on Saturday to participate in the 40th Session of the UN Human Rights Council.

MARRAKECH, Morocco, Dec 10 : Top U.N. officials and government leaders from about 150 countries are uniting around an agreement on migration, while finding themselves on the defensive about the non-binding deal amid criticism and a walkout from the United States and some other countries.

WASHINGTON, Dec 7 : President Donald Trump will nominate State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, two White House officials said on Thursday, tapping someone with no prior policy or political experience to deal with some of the world’s thorniest issues.

KATHMANDU, Dec 3: The International Day of Persons with Disability is being observed today to promote legitimate rights and well-being of persons with disabilities around the globe.

KATHMANDU, Nov 25: Various programs are being organized today in different parts of the country to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, which falls on November 25 every year.

Senior UN official meets CoAS Thapa

November 16, 2018 12:11 pm

KATHMANDU, Nov 16: Visiting United Nations Deputy Secretary General Amina J. Mohammed on Friday met Chief of the Army Staff Purna Chandra Thapa at the Army Headquarters.

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: Kofi Annan, the former secretary general of the United Nations  who passed away on Saturday, is remembered in Nepal for his initiatives at resolving the Maoist conflict here, in his capacity as the head of the global body.