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Guterres calls for inclusive justice

United Nations, March 7 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for an inclusive justice system that is intolerant of discrimination and works for...

Guterres upset over Yemen pledging event’s outcome (Ld)

United Nations, March 2 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said the outcome of a high-level pledging conference for Yemen was disappointing.In a statement on...

Guterres condemns attack against peacekeeping mission in Mali

United Nations, Feb 14 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned an attack against the peacekeeping mission in Mali.Through a statement attributable to his...

Guterres welcomes deal on Libya interim executive authority

United Nations, Feb 6 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the agreement on a new interim executive authority for Libya."Today we have very...

Guterres urges end to Israeli settlement in Palestinian territory

United Nations, Feb 5 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for an end to Israel's settlement activity in occupied Palestinian territory, for the...

Guterres donates Zayed Award prize money to UNHCR

United Nations, Feb 4 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres announced that he will donate the prize money he won from the Zayed Award for...

Guterres again offers ‘good offices’ to resolve Indo-Pak conflicts

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Jan 29 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has again offered his "good offices" to India and Pakistan to resolve their...

Guterres reiterates call for equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines

United Nations, Jan 28 | US Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has reiterated his call for equitable access to Covid-19 vaccines as the global caseload has...

Guterres calls for non-violence, respecting peaceful protests

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Jan 27 | In reaction to the Republic Day farmer protest developments in Delhi, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called...

Guterres hopes dialogue can dial down Sino-Indian border tensions

New York, Jan 26 | After reports of a confrontation between their troops along the border in the Sikkim region, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres...

Guterres calls for efforts to promote education for all

United Nations, Jan 25 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for efforts to promote education for all.In a video message to mark the...

Guterres hails Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty’s coming into force

United Nations, Jan 22 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday welcomed the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, commonly known as the...

Guterres appoints advisory panel on Syrian humanitarian deconfliction

United Nations, Jan 22 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed a three-person independent senior advisory panel on humanitarian deconfliction in Syria, his spokesman...

Guterres offers condolences to families of SII fire victims

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Jan 22 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has offered his condolences to the families of the five people killed...

Guterres looks forward to talking to Biden

United Nations, Jan 22 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres looks forward to speaking to new US President Joe Biden, but understands that the latter...

Guterres urges greater solidarity as global Covid deaths reach 2mn

United Nations, Jan 16 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged "far greater solidarity" as the number of global coronavirus deaths has surpassed the...

Guterres urges greater efforts to protect biodiversity

United Nations, Jan 12 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for greater efforts to protect bio-diversity and step up climate action.Virtually addressing world...

UN chief Guterres running for second term

United Nations, Jan 12 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will serve a second five-year term, if that's what member states want, his spokesman said.In...

Guterres waiting for his Covid-19 vaccination: Spokesman

United Nations, Jan 9 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is waiting to get vaccinated against the novel coronavirus, his spokesman said."We plan to follow...

Guterres ‘saddened’ by violence in Washington

United Nations, Jan 7 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres was "saddened" by the unprecedented violence and chaos at the US Capitol building in Washington...

Guterres calls for making 2021 ‘year of healing’

United Nations, Dec 29 | In his New Year's message, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called on the international community to make 2021 "a...

Guterres welcomes holding of presidential, legislative polls in Niger

United Nations, Dec 29 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the holding of the presidential and legislative elections in Niger and commended the...

Guterres happy with climate action, sad about Covid-19 handling

United Nations, Dec 25 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is happy with the progress in global climate action, but sad about the lack of...

Guterres calls for including migrants in every nation’s Covid-19 response

United Nations, Dec 19 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for ensuring that migrants, irrespective of their legal status, are included in every...

Guterres condemns attack on Nigerian school

United Nations, Dec 14 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has strongly condemned an attack on a secondary school in Nigeria's Katsina state and the...

Nations must declare climate emergency, says Guterres

New York, Dec 12 | Nations should declare a state of climate emergency until the world has reached net zero carbon emissions, UN Secretary...

Guterres calls for multi-lateralism, reformed global governance

United Nations, Dec 12 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for multi-lateralism and reformed global governance to tackle global threats."The Covid-19 pandemic provides overwhelming...

Guterres calls for solidarity in fighting Covid on Human Rights Day

United Nations, Dec 11 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for global solidarity to fight Covid-19 in a message on Human Rights Day.The...

Guterres stresses need to detect early signs of genocide

United Nations, Dec 10 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has stressed the need to detect early warning signs of genocide.Genocide never fails to shock...

Guterres stresses need of detecting early warning signs of genocide

United Nations, Dec 10 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has stressed the need to detect early warning signs of genocide.Genocide never fails to shock...

Guterres welcomes continuing ceasefire in Nagorno-Karabakh

United Nations, Dec 5 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the continuing ceasefire in and around the conflict-ridden Nagorno-Karabakh region, saying the world body...

Guterres hails Kuwait’s efforts to defuse Gulf crisis

United Nations, Dec 5 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres hailed Kuwait's mediation efforts to defuse tension between Qatar and several other Gulf countries."The Secretary-General...

Farmers in India have right to demonstrate peacefully: Guterres spokesperson

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Dec 5 | Farmers in India have the right to demonstrate peacefully and authorities should allow them, according to Secretary-General...

Guterres looks forward to working with Biden

United Nations, Dec 1 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres "looks forward to" working with US President-elect Joe Biden, according to the UN chief's spokesman...

Guterres urges greater inclusion of specially-abled persons in society

United Nations, Dec 1 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for greater inclusion of specially-abled persons in society, including in Covid-19 response and...

Guterres condemns killing of Nigerian rice farmers

United Nations, Nov 30 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned the deadly attack against rice farmers carried out by suspected Boko Haram militants...

Guterres condemns condemns rocket attacks in Kabul

United Nations, Nov 22 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has condemned the rocket attacks in Kabul which resulted in the death of nine people...

Global coalition for net zero emissions taking shape: Guterres

United Nations, Nov 21 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that a global coalition for net zero emissions by 2050 is taking shape, while...

Guterres highlights long-term strategies towards carbon neutrality

United Nations, Nov 20 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has highlighted the importance of long-term strategies towards carbon neutrality when speaking virtually to the...

Guterres calls for major change in fight against climate disruption

United Nations, Nov 19 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for a major and rapid change in the fight against climate disruption."Major and...

Rising hunger an outrage in a world of plenty: Guterres

United Nations, Nov 17 | "Hunger is an outrage in a world of plenty," UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told the Executive Board of the...

Guterres appeals for global action against hatred

United Nations, Nov 10 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appealed for global action against hatred and underscored the need for the world to...

Guterres backs humanitarian ceasefire call between Armenia, Azerbaijan

United Nations, Nov 1 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed his support for the call made by the Organization for Security and Cooperation...

Int’l cooperation only way to defeat Covid-19: Guterres

United Nations, Oct 27 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that international cooperation is the only way to defeat the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic,...

Guterres calls for global solidarity on UN Day

United Nations, Oct 25 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for global solidarity to tackle common challenges on the occasion of UN Day."We...

Guterres hopes Israel-Sudan agreement will bring peace to wider regions

United Nations, Oct 24 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday expressed hope that the agreement between Israel and Sudan to normalise relations will...

Guterres calls for investment in culture over global solidarity

United Nations, Oct 23 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for investment in culture to promote global solidarity amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.Guterres...

Guterres urges solidarity for people living in poverty

United Nations, Oct 18 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged the international community to stand in solidarity with people living in poverty."On the...

Invoking Gandhi, Guterres calls for end to hate speech

By Arul LouisUnited Nations, Oct 3 | Invoking Mahatma Gandhi, UN Secretary-General Anotonio Guterres has call for an end to "loathsome" hate speech online...

Covid-19 expanding risks to peace everywhere: Guterres

United Nations, Sep 18 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned that the global coronavirus pandemic is expanding risks to peace everywhere."It poses an...

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Centre proposes to raise LIC’s authorised capital to Rs 25K cr

New Delhi, March 7 | With a view of listing the state-run insurance major Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), the government has proposed...