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More than 800,000 people still displaced from Mosul: UN

More than a million people were displaced from Mosul by the battle in the Iraqi city against the Islamic State group,

Yemen cholera cases could pass 300,000 by September: UN

A cholera outbreak in war-ravaged Yemen could infect more than 300,000 people by the end of August, up from nearly 193,000

Suspected diarrhoea kills 279 people in Sudan: UN

At least 279 people have died and thousands sickened in Sudan from suspected acute diarrhoea since August, UN agencies said Monday,

India appeals to UN court to halt execution of ‘spy’

India on Monday urged the UN’s top court to stop Pakistan executing an Indian national convicted of spying, as Islamabad hit

Syria evacuees on move again after 48-hour delay

Thousands of evacuees from besieged Syrian towns reached their destinations Friday after a delay that left some stuck for 48 hours

Mosul operation has displaced nearly half a million: UN

The six-month-old operation to retake the Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State group has forced around half a million

Over 6,000 flee ‘terrifying’ violence in South Sudan town: UN

Fighting in the South Sudan town of Pajok sent over 6,000 people fleeing this week, with refugees recounting the slaughter of

Evacuation deal reached for Syrian towns

Four Syrian towns are to be evacuated under an agreement between pro-government forces and rebels, in the latest of

Malaysia to talk with N. Korea over Kim murder row: PM

Malaysia’s prime minister on Wednesday ruled out severing ties with North Korea and said his government would seek to negotiate a

UN to meet after N. Korea claims successful missile test

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Monday condemned North Korea’s latest ballistic missile test and called for a united international response