Syed Akbaruddin Current Affairs, GK & News
The 1985 Indian Foreign Officer T S Trimurti is to succeed Syed Akbaruddin as the permanent representative of the United Nations. Mr Trimurti was serving as the Secretary to Economic relations. The appointment announcement was made by the External Affairs ministry. Recently, announcement was made that India is to become a member of UNSC. Permanent ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2020
Category: International Current Affairs
Topics: African Union • European Union (EU) • NATO • Non-permanent members • Syed Akbaruddin • UN permanent members • United Nations • United Nations Security Council • UNSC Non permanent member • World Trade Organisation (WTO)
India was represented by Indian envoy to United Nations Syed Akbaruddin at the 2019 Non Aligned Movement (NAM) Ministerial Meeting in Caracas, Venezuela. Here, India has strongly rejected Pakistan’s references to Kashmir & said that the global forum can never be a platform for a self-serving narrative that aims to undermine the territorial integrity of ..
The World Bicycle Day was globally celebrated on 3 June 2019 by organising group rides on the event to popularize the use of bicycles in daily life. Background In 2018, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) declared 3 June as World Bicycle Day to observe the day as a celebration of “uniqueness, longevity, and versatility” ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
Topics: 3 June: World Bicycle Day • Bicycle Mayor • India's Ambassador to the United Nations • Minister for Environment • Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change • Professor Leszek Sibilski • Satya Shankaran • Syed Akbaruddin • UN Resolution for World Bicycle Day • United Nations General Assembly • Vice President Venkaiah Naidu
Indian peacekeeper, Late Jitender Kumar, an Indian Police Officer, is among the 119 military, police and civilian personnel who will be honoured with this year’s prestigious UN medal called Dag Hammarskjöld Medal for courage and sacrifice in line of duty. About Dag Hammarskjöld Medal About: It is a posthumous award which is given to members ..
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News
Topics: Dag Hammarskjöld • Dag Hammarskjöld Medal • Jitender Kumar • nternational Day of UN Peacekeepers • Syed Akbaruddin • UN • un security council • United Nations • United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission • UNPKF • UNSC resolution 1121
India has contributed US $1 million for the installation of solar panels on the roof of the imposing UN building at the world body’s headquarters in New York. The contribution will help reduce carbon footprint and promote sustainable energy. According to India’s Permanent Representative to the UN Ambassador Syed Akbaruddin, India is the first responder ..
Topics: Countries • Foreign relations of India • India • International Organizations • International Solar Alliance • International Solar Energy Society • Syed Akbaruddin • Taj • Taj Mahal • World • World Environment Day