Climate experts pledge to scale up high-altitude fight against mountain melt

Changes across the world’s peaks are altering the cryosphere, and impacting the flow of freshwater, which…

UN expert on torture sounds alarm again that Julian Assange’s life may be at risk

The UN Special Rapporteur on torture, Nils Melzer, has expressed alarm at the continued deterioration of…

UN urge India to end communications shutdown in Kashmir

UN human rights today experts called on the Government of India to end the crackdown on…

US threatens to veto UN resolution that helps rape victims

U.N. special representative on sexual violence in conflict, Pramila Patten, told The Guardian that their are…

UN warns humanitarian crisis to deteriorate next year in Yeman

According to the United Nations, more than 132 million people in 42 countries will need humanitarian…

United Nations calls for inquiry into human rights violations in Kashmir

Indian army have used extreme force in Kashmir and killed and wounded hundreds of civilians since…

‘Israeli bulldozers’ displace dozens of Palestinians

Seven Palestinian families comprised of 43 people, including 25 children, were displaced by the demolitions. They…