United Nations

Friday 12 December 2014

THE UN Ebola chief has said it will take several more months before the outbreak in West Africa is under control, an assessment that makes clear the UN's goal of isolating 100% of Ebola cases by January 1 will not be met.

Thursday 11 December 2014

GREENPEACE has announced its executive director will travel to Peru to personally apologise for the environmental group's stunt at the world-famous Nazca lines, which Peruvian authorities say harmed the archaeological marvel.

Monday 8 December 2014

North Korea has denied orchestrating a cyber-attack on Sony Pictures in retaliation for an upcoming Hollywood movie that depicts an assassination plot against leader Kim Jong Un.

Monday 8 December 2014

BEIJING: China has again rejected an attempt by the Philippines to challenge its territorial claims over the South China Sea through international arbitration, a week before a deadline for Beijing to respond to the case.