UN members overwhelmingly denounce US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital


The U.N. General Assembly voted overwhelmingly on Thursday to denounce President Donald Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, largely ignoring Donald Trump’s threats to cut off aid to any country that went against him. The nonbinding resolution declaring U.S. action on Jerusalem “null and void” was approved 128-9 a victory More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, December 21st, 2017

UN members take vote on Jerusalem after Trump warns ‘we’re watching’

UN member-states will vote today on a motion rejecting US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, with President Donald Trump threatening to cut funding to countries that back the measure. At an emergency More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Cinema halls to re-open after 35 years after Saudi Arabia lifts ban

In a significant move towards the Crown Pince Mohammad bin Salman’s vision 2030, Saudi Arabia has decided to allow re-opening of cinema halls after a span of more than 3 decades. The ministry of culture and More...

By newsuttarakhand On Monday, December 11th, 2017

Explosion in New York’s Manhattan; terrorist attack suspected

An explosion rocked New York’s Port Authority Bus Terminal, one of the city’s busiest commuter hubs, on Monday morning and police said one suspect was injured and in custody, with three other injuries More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, December 8th, 2017

I did what Clinton. Bush and Obama couldn’t do: Trump

The Trump administration’s move to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and decided to shift it’s embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem as received mixed response world over. While the West believes More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

Norway wanted to give Finland a mountain as a gift on its 100th birthday!

People from all over the world have a tradition of giving and receiving gifts on birthdays so why should countries be left out? But what can one country gift another on its birthday? Well a mountain ofcourse! Atleast More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, December 6th, 2017

California’s Ventura County blaze engulfs more than 50000 acres of land

he wind-driven Thomas Fire exploded to 55,000 acres – or 70 square miles – with zero percent containment by Tuesday afternoon, destroying at least 150 structures, according to Ventura County fire officials. Multiple More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

US pulls out of United Nation’s global refugee agreement

The United States has now announced the separation from the United Nations (UN) Global Refugee Agreement. The US says that many of the provisions of this agreement during Obama’s tenure are against immigration More...

By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

North Korea claims nuclear statehood with US in missile strike

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said today his country had achieved full nuclear statehood after successfully testing a new missile capable of hitting anywhere in the United States. The intercontinental ballistic More...

By newsuttarakhand On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

India and UK to sign an MoU in the Urban Transport Sector

India and United Kingdom will soon sign an MoU in the urban transport sector for cooperation in policy planning, technology transfer and institutional organisation. The Minister of Road Transport & Highways, More...