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WHO issues warnings on fake diabetes and weight-loss drugs

WHO has also noted increased demand for these medicines Falsified products could be harmful DUBAI: The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday...

UN to vote on resolution that would grant Palestine new rights and revive its...

The U.N. General Assembly is expected to vote Friday on a resolution that would grant new “rights and privileges” to Palestine and call on the Security Council to favorably reconsider its request...

UN atomic watchdog chief due in Iran as concern grows over nuclear activity

Visit comes at a time of heightened regional tensions and with IAEA criticizing Iran for lack of cooperation on inspections and other outstanding issues UN...

The UN’s nuclear watchdog chief will visit Iran next week as concerns rise about...

JERUSALEM — The head of the United Nations’ nuclear watchdog will travel to Iran next week as Tehran’s nuclear program enriches uranium a step away from weapons-grade levels and international oversight remains...

Russia, China veto U.S.-authored Gaza truce resolution at U.N.

Russia and China on Friday vetoed a resolution proposed by the United States at the U.N. Security Council that would have asked for a cease-fire in Gaza in connection with the release...

UNGA overwhelming adopts Pakistani resolution calling for unitedly fighting Islamophobia

The UN General Assembly Friday adopted a Pakistani resolution, by a big majority, that calls for, among other elements, concerted action to fight ongoing violence against Muslims and requests the UN Secretary-General...

Tehran hosts 17 states attending int’l congress on family health program

During the congress, several panels were organized to discuss the role of governments in the family health program and the impact of social issues on health. These panels were held as scheduled,...

UN rights office says Israeli settlements in Palestinian areas amount to a ‘war crime’

GENEVA — The U.N. human rights office says in a report published Friday that the establishment and expansion of Israeli settlements in the West Bank and east Jerusalem amount to a war...

UN chief: Legal equality for women could take 300 years as backlash rises against...

UNITED NATIONS — Legal equality for women could take centuries as the fight for gender equality is becoming an uphill struggle against widespread discrimination and gross human human rights abuses, the United...

The UN atomic watchdog’s director says he’s heading to Moscow for talks on nuclear...

The U.N. atomic watchdog agency’s director said that he’s due to depart for a trip to Moscow on Tuesday for high-level talks with Russian officials to discuss the issue of nuclear safety in...