Permanent UNSC membership for India — mirage or achievable?

PM Narendra Modi advocated India‘s inclusion among the permanent members of the UNSC during the 75th session of the UN General Assembly The only increase in the membership of the Security Council came in 1965, […]

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India’s engagement with the United Nations- past, present, future

Special article on the occasion of the  75th anniversary of the United Nations UN Member States agreed in June 2019 that the UN will mark its 75th anniversary with a one-day, high-level meeting of the […]


Harmony and Peace : Modi’s Message to the UNGA

I.S. Saluja UNITED NATIONS(TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his address to the 74thUNGA, September 27, was not the man the world saw and heard at Howdy Modi, Houston  on September 22. Nor was he […]

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India’s outreach, engagement at 74th UNGA session to be unprecedented: Amb Akbaruddin

NEW YORK CITY(TIP):  India‘s engagement and outreach at the 74th session of the UN General Assembly, set to begin here next week, is unprecedented and Prime Minister Narendra Modi‘s visit to the world organization will […]

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Reaffirming the UN’s collective “faith to multilateralism”

India is expected to be a key partner for the new President of the UNGA in achieving progress on his priorities. As a country increasingly dependent on international cooperation for her growth (with her international […]


Priorities for the United Nations in 2018

The author, who was India’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations in New York from April 2013 to December 2015, takes a close look at the issues before the United Nations, and lists the priorities […]