[GENEVA] The UN human rights office called Tuesday for an "independent inquiry" into former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi's death while in state custody.

[UNITED NATIONS] The world cannot afford a major confrontation in the Gulf, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Thursday following suspected attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman...

THE United Nations' cash flow problems are so severe that even its secretary-general says he wishes he could sell his official residence in Manhattan's stately Sutton Place neighbourhood. But he...

[UNITED NATIONS, United States] United Nations chief Antonio Guterres told world diplomats on Tuesday that he considered selling his Manhattan townhouse to help the global body overcome a...

[FRANKFURT] UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday warned Europe must remain united if it wants to avoid a new "cold war" in tumultuous political times.

[GENEVA] Around 180 countries reached a deal on Friday that aims to sharply reduce the amount of plastic that gets washed into the world's oceans, the United Nations said.

[UNITED NATIONS, United States] UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday criticised new Islamic sharia laws in Brunei that allow for death by stoning for adultery and gay sex as a clear...

[UNITED NATIONS] A UN report released Monday showed an increase in allegations of sexual abuse and exploitation by staff working in UN agencies and their partner organizations.

COMMENTARY

THE predictions made last year with regard to the growing importance of great power rivalries still ring in our ears. What is more, our strategic environment grows ever more unpredictable. Today,...

[GENEVA] Forty countries including Japan and the European Union have agreed on a draft UN regulation for advanced emergency braking systems (AEBS) for new cars and light commercial vehicles from...

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