Sania role model for girls all over the world: UN

sania mirza at UN

New York, Nov 26 (IANS) Sania Mirza is a role model for girls not only India but all over the world, United Nations Women has said after appointing the Indian tennis star as the UN Goodwill Ambassador for the South Asian region. Mirza was appointed the ambassador at an event held to mark the International […]

Yemen expected to reach agreement with Shia rebels

Yemen expected to reach agreement with Shia rebels

  Sanaa, Sep 18 (IANS/EFE) Yemeni officials expect the government to reach an agreement with the Shia Houthi rebels who are besieging the capital Sanaa in an attempt to force the government to resign.A website run by the Yemeni defence ministry quoted “high-level” sources as saying that an agreement was expected to be reached to end […]

Nepal constitution drafting body given two weeks for consensus

Nepal constitution drafting body given two weeks for consensus

  Kathmandu, Sep 18 (IANS) Nepal’s Constituent Assembly has provided two weeks’ time for the Political Dialogue and Consensus Committee (PDCC) to forge consensus on contentious issues of the upcoming new constitution.The apex body of the Constituent Assembly took the decision with four major political parties present, Xinhua reported. Speaking in the meeting, Constituent Assembly Chairman Subas […]