UN: COVID hitting poor and conflict nations worse this year

The Covid-19 pandemic is hitting conflict-ridden and impoverished countries much worse this year than in 2020,…

Pegasus surveillance linked to arrest, killing of journalists, activists: UN

The UN human rights chief on Monday said the apparent widespread use of Pegasus spy software…

Call for dignity and justice rings out on Mandela Day

Nelson Mandela International Day is an opportunity to reflect on the life and legacy of “a…

One in three people globally imprisoned without trial: Report

One in three prisoners around the world is being held without having stood trial or been…

23 million children missed routine vaccinations last year: Report

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused a major backsliding in childhood vaccinations, with 23 million children worldwide…

COVID death toll passes 4 million: Global Vaccine Plan essential, declares UN

The global death toll due to COVID-19 officially passed four million late on Wednesday, marking yet…

“News from India is devastating,” United Nations, European Union on Stan Swamy’s death

The death of renowned activist and Jesuit priest 84 year old Father Stan Swamy, who was…