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Time India got serious about fighting TB

Pushed to a corner owing to lack of political will on the part of countries with a high burden of tuberculosis, the World Health Organisation has called for… 412 more words


Editorial: At the United Nations, Canada steps up for Syrians

When Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gave his maiden address to the United Nations General Assembly last month, he told the world Canada was not finished helping Syrians. 464 more words


The challenges of global health reform in the 21st century

This brief article was originally written for the newsletter of the Global Health Centre of the Graduate Institute of Geneva. Its aim is to introduce the second year of the research project on “How to Break the Gridlock in Global Health Governance”, on which I am working as one of the two principal investigators. 663 more words


Sushma Swaraj's fiery response to Pakistan: Top 10 quotes

Targeting Pakistan squarely, India on Monday told the United Nations that Jammu and Kashmir is an inalienable part of the country and nobody can wrest it away by force. 226 more words


Kashmir is ours, you'll never get it, Sushma Swaraj tells Pakistan at UNGA

In a sharp rebuke to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s “tirade” on Kashmir, India today said those accusing others of rights violations must introspect as it censured Pakistan for the first time at the UNGA for perpetrating the “worst form of state oppression” in Balochistan. 221 more words


Nations where UN designated terrorists roam freely have no place in the comity of nations: Sushma Swaraj calls Pakistani bluff

Newsroom24x7 Special Correspondent

New York: Blunting the Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif’s tirade against India at the UN General Assembly last week, India’s Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj today said at the UNGA that nations where UN designated terrorists roam freely, lead processions and deliver their poisonous sermons of hate with impunity, are as culpable as the very terrorists they harbour. 864 more words


Sushma Swaraj to give stinging response to Pakistan at UNGA

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will today give a stinging response to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s “tirade” on Kashmir at the UN General Assembly and attack the country for using terrorism as an “instrument of state policy”. 430 more words