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World is facing a dead end: UN chief

Calling current global efforts insufficient, he forecast a “hellscape of temperature rises” if emissions aren’t cut more than currently planned.
Published on Sep 22, 2021 12:03 AM IST

World has never been more threatened or divided: UN chief tells global leaders

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said that the Covid-19 pandemic has supersized glaring inequalities.
Published on Sep 21, 2021 07:28 PM IST

All countries should phase out coal by 2040, says United Nations chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
Published on Apr 21, 2021 09:34 AM IST

UN chief urges wealth tax on rich who ‘profited’ from Covid-19 pandemic

“I urge governments to consider a solidarity or wealth tax on those who have profited during the pandemic, to reduce extreme inequalities,” Antonio Guterres said. REUTERS
Published on Apr 12, 2021 10:43 PM IST

UN chief Antonio Guterres blasts vaccine nationalism, hoarding, side deals

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
Published on Mar 12, 2021 11:32 AM IST

UN appeals for USD 5.5 billion to avert famine for 34 million people

UN chief Antonio Guterres said he had one simple message: “if you don't feed people, you feed conflict.”
Published on Mar 11, 2021 10:59 PM IST

UN plans Cyprus meeting in April as gap widens between sides

Cyprus has been divided since Turkish forces captured its northern third in 1974, following an attempted coup in which a military junta in Athens sought to unite the island with Greece. To this day, the self-declared Turkish Cypriot state is recognized only by Turkey, while the Republic of Cyprus in the south of the island is internationally recognized and joined the European Union in 2004.
Published on Feb 25, 2021 02:48 PM IST

‘Covid-19 crisis has a woman’s face’: UN chief

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres addresses the media during a joint news conference with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas after a meeting in Berlin, Germany, December 17, 2020. Michael Sohn/Pool via REUTERS
Published on Feb 22, 2021 06:52 PM IST

UN chief demands immediate halt to Myanmar 'repression'

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres delivers a speech at the lower house of parliament Bundestag in Berlin, Germany, December 18, 2020. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
Published on Feb 22, 2021 05:42 PM IST

US' re-entry into Paris Climate Agreement a 'day of hope', says UN chief

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks while addressing the virtual Munich Security Conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021. Biden re-introduced himself and the U.S. to world leaders at a pair of international conferences today, calling on industrialized democracies to partner in confronting the pandemic and climate change in a sharp departure from his predecessor's foreign policy. Photographer: Anna Moneymaker/The New York Times/Bloomberg
Published on Feb 20, 2021 11:16 AM IST

UN chief Guterres urges global plan to reverse unfair vaccine access

In this image made from UNTV video, United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaks during a UN Security Council high-level meeting on Covid-19 recovery focusing on vaccinations.
Published on Feb 18, 2021 05:03 AM IST

UN chief names Michael Bloomberg climate envoy to rally action

Michael Bloomberg was previously the UN special envoy for climate action between March 2018 and November 2019
Published on Feb 05, 2021 05:12 PM IST

UN chief urges global alliance to counter rise of neo-Nazis

The secretary-general said it’s sad but not surprising that the Covid-19 pandemic has triggered another eruption of Holocaust denial, distortion and minimizing history.
Published on Jan 26, 2021 09:31 AM IST

China backs Guterres for second term as UN Secretary-General

Before joining UNHCR, Antonio Guterres spent more than 20 years in government and public service.
Published on Jan 21, 2021 06:07 PM IST

UN head warns of 'vaccinationalism' as global coronavirus deaths top 2 million

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said priority must be given to those who are "on the front line: humanitarian personnel and populations at high risk."
Updated on Jan 16, 2021 07:05 AM IST

UN chief Antonio Guterres to visit India in October

US ambassador to the United Nations stands with Secretary-General António Guterres before Palestinian leader Mahmud Abbas addressed the United Nations Security Council on February 20, 2018.
Updated on Sep 22, 2018 09:57 AM IST

India says disappointed at UN chief’s report on children and armed conflict

The UN secretary ceneral Antonio Guterres speaks during a press conference after the Second AU-UN Annual Conference for a wide range of topics on peace, security and development in Africa at the AU headquarters in Addis Ababa, on Monday.
Updated on Jul 10, 2018 02:37 PM IST
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