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Children are the world's most valuable resource and its best hope for the future - Happy children’s day

The 14th of November is celebrated as children’s day. It is the birthday of Pundit Jawaharlal Nehru – the first Prime Minister of free India. It has an importance of its own. 593 more words

Chacha Nehru

[VIDEO] BAD OPTICS: Obama on 'Good Morning America', Earlier Today: ISIS Is Not Getting 'Stronger,' We Have 'Contained' Them 

Friday on ABC’s “Good Morning America,” President Barack Obama seemingly downplayed the threat of ISIS in an interview with ABC’s George Stephanopoulos that aired on Friday’s broadcast of “Good Morning America.” 137 more words


The U.N. At Work

By Herbert London ~

The General Assembly at the United Nations met today. What emerged from the meeting is thunderous silence, a silence that echoes through the conscience of sensible people. 596 more words

Public Opinion

UN General Assembly approves Olympic Truce for Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro 2016

IOC President announces participation of top-level refugee athletes in the Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro 2016.

The 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly today approved a resolution for observance of the Olympic Truce for the Games of the XXXI Olympiad in Rio de Janeiro next summer. 539 more words


Ex-UN General Assembly Head Released On Bail Despite More Likely Charges Coming

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A former president of the United Nations General Assembly facing tax charges in a bribery case was released Monday on $1 million bail — even as a prosecutor said it was likely he will face additional charges. 421 more words


MENA Regional Youth Advocacy Workshop on Global Citizenship Education (GCED)

The United Nations Secretary-General’s Global Education First Initiative (GEFI) will organize a MENA regional advocacy workshop on Global Citizenship Education (GCED) for young people from 12 to 16 December 2015 in Amman, Jordan. 384 more words

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