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White House Releases 3.89 Million Visitors Records under New Voluntary Disclosure Policy

New Delhi (ABC Live): The United States President Barack Obama has decided to increase governmental transparency by implementing a voluntary disclosure policy governing White House visitor access records.  Following the released voluntary disclosure policy the White House has made public more than 3.89 Million Records related to visitors visited White House w.e.f December 2009 and will begin posting all White …

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Pakistan Political Chaos Forces Chinese President Xi Jinping to Postpone His Visit

BEIJING (ABC Live):China and Pakistan have agreed to the postponement of President Xi Jinping state visit to Pakistan, which was scheduled to take place later this month, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Saturday. The two countries made the decision in view of the current political situation in Pakistan, spokesman Qin Gang said in a statement. The two sides have …

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Know Black and White Sides of Global Warming Science

New Delhi (ABC Live): The Global warming science has become fundamental of today’s geopolitics moves all around the globe. The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is an international environmental treaty negotiated at the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED), informally known as the Earth Summit, held in Rio de Janeiro from 3 to 14 June 1992. History of global warming politics Historically, …

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India Slips to 76 Rank in Global Innovation Index, 2014

New Delhi (ABC Live): Switzerland, the United Kingdom and Sweden topped this year’s Global Innovation Index, 2014 Global Innovation Index, while Sub-Saharan Africa posted significant regional improvement in the annual rankings published by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organization. Amid a newly documented slowdown in the growth of global research and development, the theme of the Global …

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AERB Releases Its Annual Report for 2013-14

New Delhi (ABC Live): The Annual Report for the year 2013-14 has been released by AERB in accordance with its mandate to keep the public informed on safety issues of radiological safety significance. Each year AERB publishes its Annual Report, which brings out the safety status of the nuclear and radiation facilities regulated by it and the highlights of its …

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Know the International Code of Ethics of Architects

New Delhi (ABC Live): The fundamental role of consulting services in the social and economic development of all countries to strengthen national capabilities by promoting the fullest flow of relevant information suited to the specific needs of developing countries in particular. It is now timely to set forth a statement of universal policies and principles in a Code of Ethics …

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Ban Ki-moon Condemns Israeli Move to Capture 1,000 Acres Land in Bethlehem

New York (ABC Live): 1 September 2014 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today voiced his alarm at the announcement by Israeli authorities to declare nearly 1,000 acres of land in Bethlehem as so-called “state land.” “The seizure of such a large swathe of land risks paving the way for further settlement activity, which – as the United Nations has reiterated on …

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India to Win War Against Naxalism with BNSL Mobile Services

New Delhi (ABC Live):The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today gave its approval for providing mobile services at 2199 locations affected by Left Wing Extremism (LWE) in the States of Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal. The establishment of mobile services would augment public communication facilities …

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Ban Ki-moon Alerts on 500 Days Left to Achieve UN Millennium Development Goals

New York (ABC Live):Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message on the 500-day mark to the conclusion of the Millennium Development Goals, “500 Days of Action to Build a Better World”, today: There are many fires raging around the world today — political turmoil, bloodshed, public health emergencies and human rights abuses.  But, there also burns a flame of hope encouraging …

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UNSC Adds Six More Terrorists Names in Al-Qaida Sanctions List

New York (ABC Live):On 15 August 2014, the Security Council approved the addition of six individuals to the Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee’s list of individuals and entities subject to the targeted financial sanctions and the arms embargo set out in paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution 2161 (2014), adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations. The Committee stresses the need for robust implementation …

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