Health

WHO: 1 billion people suffer from preventable eye conditions

The first-of-its-kind report claims that over 2.2 billion people globally live with vision impairment or blindness.

WHO: 1 billion people suffer from preventable eye conditions

North Korea

North Korea warns US, Europe against raising missile tests at UN

Countries concerned about North's test of submarine-launched missile in violation of Security Council resolutions.

North Korea warns US, Europe against raising missile tests at UN

Human Rights

What should be done to end global statelessness crisis?

United Nations says there are millions of people around the world who do not have a country they legally belong to.

Battle for Idlib

Syria: Artillery shells hit charity-backed hospital in Idlib

Save the Children-supported health facility attacked in Syria, wounding seven people including a doctor.

Syria: Artillery shells hit charity-backed hospital in Idlib

Burundi

Hundreds of Burundian refugees return home from Tanzania

Nearly 600 refugees volunteer to return home, weeks after Tanzania promised to repatriate all Burundians in the country.

Hundreds of Burundian refugees return home from Tanzania

United Nations

5+1 moments to remember from UNGA 2019

We look at some of the most eye-catching meetings and notable speeches at the 74th session of UN General Assembly.

5+1 moments to remember from UNGA 2019

United Nations

North Korea holds US responsible for stalled talks

All the latest updates as world leaders gather in New York for the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

UN General Assembly 2019: All the latest updates

United Nations

Who will address the UN General Assembly today?

Will your country's leader take the podium on Monday? What should you watch for at the 74th UNGA session?

UN General Assembly 2019: Speaker schedule and what to expect

United Nations

New York: Thousands rally for human rights in Kashmir

Members of various faith, ethnic groups rally to stand with Kashmir and pledge their fight will go on.

New York: Thousands rally for human rights in Kashmir

Interactive

Interactive: How does your country vote at the UN?

Explore how your country voted on global issues since 1946, as the world gears up for the 74th UN General Assembly.

Interactive: How does your country vote at the UN?

United Nations

Syria says US, Turkish troops must withdraw 'immediately'

At UNGA, Syrian finance minister also says 'no deadline' should be imposed over a constitutional body proposed recently.

Syria says US, Turkish troops must withdraw 'immediately'

Kashmir

Besieged Kashmiris hail Imran Khan's UN speech

Kashmiris facing a crippling 55-day lockdown imposed by India welcome Pakistani PM's statements at UN General Assembly.

'We're not alone': Besieged Kashmiris hail Imran Khan's UN speech

Planet SOS

Planet SOS: Dying oceans and the consequences for life on Earth

Melting ice, rising seas, warming oceans - are we running out of time to stave off the worst effects of climate change?

AJ Impact

UN envoy: Zimbabwe's economic, political situation deteriorating

Official warns of 'fear, frustration, and anxiety among a large number of Zimbabweans'.

UN envoy: Zimbabwe's economic, political situation deteriorating

Kashmir

Kashmir: Khan at UN warns of 'bloodbath', Modi silent

At UNGA, Imran Khan accuses India of 'cruelty' in Kashmir while his Indian counterpart doesn't mention ongoing lockdown.

Pakistan PM warns of 'bloodbath' in Kashmir, India's Modi silent