UNESCO Launches Policy Guide on Holocaust and Genocide Prevention

The United Nations educational and cultural agency has launched a first-ever policy guide for education on the Holocaust and, more broadly, genocide and mass...

World’s First Malaria Vaccine Trial in News

The United Nations has announced that Ghana, Kenya, and Malawi will take part in a breakthrough pilot programme to make the world’s first malaria...

United Nations and World Bank Sign New Framework

The United Nations (UN) and World Bank signed a partnership framework that focuses on building resilience for the most vulnerable people by reducing poverty,...

Goldman Environmental Prize Winner Announced

Indian environmental activist Prafulla Samantara was announced as the Asia recipent of the Goldman Environmental Prize for championing the cause of Odidha's Dongria Kondh...

Uttar Pradesh Gets New DG of Police

Sulkhan Singh has been appointed as the new Director General of Police (DGP) by the Yogi Adityanath-led state government. Sulkhan Singh replaced Javeed Ahmed, the...

Reservations for Scheduled Tribes and Muslims in Telangana

Both the houses of Telangana Legislature passed a bill which increases the reservations for Scheduled Tribes and backward sections among the Muslim community in...

Implementation of Pay Commission in Educational Institutions

The human resource and development (HRD) ministry of India has formed a committee headed by Higher education secretary to review the recommendations made by...

Indian PM Modi to Inaugurate UN Vesak Day in Colombo

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate UN Vesak Day in Colombo on May 12. "Vesak”, the Day of the Full Moon in the month of...

Nadal Wins 10th Monte Carlo Title

Spanish Rafael Nadal won the Monte Carlo Masters for 10th time by defeating compatriot Albert Ramos-Vinolas. He won eight Monte Carlo titles in a row...

Messi Scores 500th Goal

Lionel Messi scored his 500th goal for Barcelona in all competitions by netting a dramatic late winner in El Clasico. The Argentina international player had...