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The Temasek Review
Stop harassment of human rights defender Jolovan Wham « Law Watch « Snippets « TR EMERITUSThe ICJ today urged the Government of Singapore to end the harassment of human
The Temasek Review / Posted 20 hours ago
The ICJ today urged the Government of Singapore to end the harassment of human rights defender Jolovan Wham and to amend laws used to restrict his work and the work of other human rights defenders. Jolovan Wham is to appear at a pre-trial conference... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Kulbhushan Jadhav and his wife-mother-Indian diplomat meeting to take place on Dec 25in the spy case has happened around the submission of Pakistan’s counter-argume
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted yesterday
in the spy case has happened around the submission of Pakistan’s counter-arguments at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) that is hearing an Indian petition challenging denial of consular access to Jadhav by Pakistan. The counter memorial... Read more
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The Hindu
SC allows Vodafone’s second arbitrationIndia that ‘either you appoint the arbitrator or we will appoint one.’ The Ben
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
India that ‘either you appoint the arbitrator or we will appoint one.’ The Bench asked how this matter had reached the ICJ. Senior advocate Mukul Rohatgi, appearing for the telecom major, said the matter reached the ICJ as there was an... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan directs its High Commission in Delhi to issue visas to Jadhav’s familyfrom Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Navy. Pakist
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
from Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Navy. Pakistan on Wednesday rejected India’s plea for consular access to Jadhav at the ICJ, claiming that New Delhi wants the access to get the information gathered by i... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rights Group Pleads for New Government to Ensure Free Electionsbeen policing Harare and other cities, and has set up checkpoints along major r
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
been policing Harare and other cities, and has set up checkpoints along major roads. In an interview Wednesday with VOA, ICJ Director in Africa Arnold Tsunga said civic and opposition groups are worried the situation will compromise Zimbabwe’s... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
India has no explanation why serving naval commander was travelling inside Pakistan using Muslim nameISLAMABAD: Pakistan has told the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in a coun
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has told the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in a counter memorial to the Indian claim that the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations, 1963, applies only to the legitimate visitors and does not cover clandestine... Read more
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dna
No consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pak tells ICJPakistan on Wednesday rejected India's plea for consular access to Kulbhushan J
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Pakistan on Wednesday rejected India's plea for consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav at the ICJ, claiming that New Delhi wants the access to get the information gathered by its 'spy'. Media reports form Pakistan suggest that Pakistan in its reply... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan files counter in ICJPakistan on Wednesday filed a counter-memorial before the International Court o
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
Pakistan on Wednesday filed a counter-memorial before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against India’s plea to prevent execution of alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been sentenced to death by a military court in April. India had... Read more
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dna
At ICJ, Pak rejects India's request for consular accessPakistan today rejected India's plea for consular access to death row prisoner
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Pakistan today rejected India's plea for consular access to death row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav at the ICJ, claiming that New Delhi wants the access to get the information gathered by its "spy". In its counter-memorial submitted to the... Read more
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asianage
India wants access to information collected by 'spy': Pak on Kulbhushan JadhavHague: Pakistan on Wednesday rejected India's plea for consular access to death
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Hague: Pakistan on Wednesday rejected India's plea for consular access to death row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav at the ICJ, claiming that New Delhi wants the access to get the information gathered by its "spy". In its counter-memorial... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Pakistan tells ICJ Kulbhushan Jadhav a spyGeo News. Pakistan has also said that Jadhav does not fall under the purview o
Central Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Geo News. Pakistan has also said that Jadhav does not fall under the purview of the Vienna Convention. Pakistan’s reply to ICJ was submitted by the Foreign Office’s Director India, Fariha Bugti. Geo News quoted sources as saying that the document... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Morocco is not welcome. An open letter to Cyril Ramaphosapeople’s right to self-determination is recognised by the AU, the UN, AND, in 1
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
people’s right to self-determination is recognised by the AU, the UN, AND, in 1975, by the International Court of Justice (ICJ), there is no country that recognises Morocco’s sovereignty over Western Sahara. Despite this, and despite reports of... Read more
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The Manila Times
A diplomat’s rites (and cost) of passageGroup of 77, I indicated favorable consideration of the Arab request. Then when
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
Group of 77, I indicated favorable consideration of the Arab request. Then when asked who the Arab candidate was for the ICJ, the leader replied: “Dr. Enrique Syquia,” a Filipino lawyer who was endorsed for the ICJ post by a Philippine... Read more
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dna
Pakistan will give visa to Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife and mother: Sushma Swarajinformed her about it.Jadhav, 47, was given death sentence by a Pakistani Army
dna / Posted 8 days ago
informed her about it.Jadhav, 47, was given death sentence by a Pakistani Army court in April, following which India moved the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in May. The ICJ halted his execution on India's appeal pending the final verdict by... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet wife, mother on Christmas dayCourt of Justice, a 10-member bench on May 18 restrained Pakistan from executin
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
Court of Justice, a 10-member bench on May 18 restrained Pakistan from executing Jadhav till adjudication of the case. The ICJ has asked Pakistan to submit its response or memorial by December 13 before the court could start further proceedings in... Read more
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asianage
Pakistan grants permission to mother, wife to meet Kulbhushan Jadhav on Dec 25after retiring from the Navy. Jadhav's sentencing had evoked a sharp reaction
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
after retiring from the Navy. Jadhav's sentencing had evoked a sharp reaction in India. After India approached the ICJ, a 10-member bench on May 18 restrained Pakistan from executing Jadhav till adjudication of the case. The ICJ has asked... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'SA Should Not Withdraw From ICC, Needs to Project Itself As a Leader in Anti-Impunity Efforts' - NGOsorganisations. By PETER FABCRICIUS. The Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SAL
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
organisations. By PETER FABCRICIUS. The Southern Africa Litigation Centre (SALC), International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) and Lawyers for Human Rights and a range of local, regional and international human rights advocacy organisations have... Read more
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dna
Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav's family to meet him in jail on December 25region. After nearly four months of trail termed as 'farcical' trial, Jadhav w
dna / Posted 8 days ago
region. After nearly four months of trail termed as 'farcical' trial, Jadhav was sentenced to death by a military court. But, India moved to International Court of Justice and in major victory, the ICJ stayed Jadhav's death sentence in May this ye... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Wins Big With Justice Bossa's Election to International Criminal Courtshort her ICC campaign. Julia Ssebutinde never fared better. She remained at t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
short her ICC campaign. Julia Ssebutinde never fared better. She remained at the High Court even though she rose to the ICJ. There are a few notable others, including one reluctantly promoted to the Court of Appeal after serving as a Chief... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Shahid Khaqan to decide about Indian spy Kulbhushan JadhavISLAMABAD: As the deadline for furnishing Pakistan’s response before the Intern
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
ISLAMABAD: As the deadline for furnishing Pakistan’s response before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) is approaching, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is expected to preside over a meeting on Thursday (today) to finalise Islamabad’s... Read more
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The Hindu
Let us be realistic about the UNSCare the Security Council and the International Court of Justice. While the Secu
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
are the Security Council and the International Court of Justice. While the Security Council has 15 member states, the ICJ has 15 judges. Election to the UNSC is conducted only in the General Assembly and requires two-thirds majority to get... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Appeal Court Judge Elected to International Criminal Courtto be a judge of ICC. She joins Justice Julia Sebutinde, elected as a judge of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
to be a judge of ICC. She joins Justice Julia Sebutinde, elected as a judge of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in a tight 2011 race, to represent Uganda at two key international courts. Ambassador Ayebare coordinated Justice... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Spotlight Shifts to ICC Referral and Somalia Border Casebe discussed at the plenary on December 11. Meanwhile, Kenya also has a date w
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
be discussed at the plenary on December 11. Meanwhile, Kenya also has a date with the UN's principal judicial organ, the ICJ, in the dispute between Nairobi and Somalia. After ruling on February 2 that it had jurisdiction to adjudicate the... Read more
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Business Standard India
ICJ elections: India accidental catalyst for UN rebellionaside, none of them had been from the P5 and it was never a challenge to the P5
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
aside, none of them had been from the P5 and it was never a challenge to the P5's claim of a right to representation on the ICJ bench. This was an ominous defeat for the entire P5. India's role in the rebellion was not one that New Delhi had... Read more
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dna
A dialogue with JC | Triumph at int’l court: It’s victory of India’s rising clout at global levelpurview of International Court? A: International Court decides cases between t
dna / Posted 14 days ago
purview of International Court? A: International Court decides cases between two countries, not the individual cases. ICJ can only decide a matter when the two countries give consent. It has jurisdiction but the ICJ functions on the basis of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mnangagwa's Uphill Task to Restore Rule of Lawcame after the military took control of government and put him under house arre
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
came after the military took control of government and put him under house arrest. The International Committee of Jurists (ICJ) expressed concern at the intrusion of armed forces in the political process and governance, which is prohibited by the... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Watch: Graphic footage of Japanese whaling that Australia didn’t want you to seewhaling. But killings in Australian waters continue to be carried out despite
Asian Correspondent / Posted 17 days ago
whaling. But killings in Australian waters continue to be carried out despite the 2014 International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruling stating Japan’s Southern Ocean whaling programme was illegal and must stop. “Unless there is action form the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ICJ Kenya Wants Bashir Arrested When He Attends Kenyatta's InaugurationNairobi — The Kenya Section of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ Ken
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Nairobi — The Kenya Section of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ Kenya) has formally written to Fred Matiangi, the acting Minister for Internal Security and Attorney General Githu Muigai to arrest Sudan President Omar Al Bashir once he... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Duty to Disobey a Nuclear Launch Orderattack. In its advisory opinion, "Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Wea
Op-Ed News / Posted 20 days ago
attack. In its advisory opinion, "Legality of the Threat or Use of Nuclear Weapons," the International Court of Justice (ICJ) determined in 1996 that "the threat or use of nuclear weapons would generally be contrary to the rules of international... Read more
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The Hindu
For Britain, times are changingestablishment commands little respect abroad, and the negative economic consequ
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
establishment commands little respect abroad, and the negative economic consequences of Brexit are beginning to show.” ICJ vote All these developments gain added significance following last week’s election of Judge Dalveer Bhandari to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burundi Defies the Imperial Criminal Courtits independence from non-African agendas. AG: People have been asking me abou
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
its independence from non-African agendas. AG: People have been asking me about the International Court of Justice (ICJ). Could you explain its purview and how it was eclipsed by the international criminal courts including the ICC, ICTY, and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bhandari elected to ICJ: Let's not demonise UK, India wants to be elite tooadvantages by virtue of its Security Council status. One of those advantages wa
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
advantages by virtue of its Security Council status. One of those advantages was an asserted right to a seat on the ICJ. As a result, the United Kingdom has had a judge in the world court ever since 1946 – until this week. India’s Permanent... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Johor sultan supports Malaysia's Pedra Branca challengeIskandar has voiced his support for Malaysia’s move to apply for a revision of
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
Iskandar has voiced his support for Malaysia’s move to apply for a revision of the International Court of Justice’s (ICJ) decision relating to the sovereignty of Pedra Branca, Middle Rocks and South Ledge. In an interview published by the... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
India wants its officials to accompany Kulbhushan Jadhav wife to Pakistanmedia reports as linking Pakistan’s offer as an attempt to counter India’s argu
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
media reports as linking Pakistan’s offer as an attempt to counter India’s argument at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) that Jadhav was denied any consular access. Other reports also hinted that the issue was discussed in a meeting between... Read more
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dna
4 assurances India has asked for allowing Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife, mother to travel to Pakistanacts in its soil. However, India has maintained that Jadhav was illegally abduc
dna / Posted 22 days ago
acts in its soil. However, India has maintained that Jadhav was illegally abducted by Pak authorities. India has moved to ICJ seeking that Jadhav be freed. The Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar laid out a series of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Guarantee safety of Jadhav's wife, mother if they visit him: India to Pakafter retiring from the Navy. Jadhav's sentencing had evoked a sharp reaction
Business Standard India / Posted 23 days ago
after retiring from the Navy. Jadhav's sentencing had evoked a sharp reaction in India. After India approached the ICJ, a 10-member bench on May 18 restrained Pakistan from executing Jadhav till adjudication of the case. The ICJ has asked... Read more
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asianage
Guarantee safety of Kulbhushan Jadhav’s family during visit: India to Pakafter retiring from the Navy. Jadhav’s sentencing had evoked a sharp reaction
asianage / Posted 23 days ago
after retiring from the Navy. Jadhav’s sentencing had evoked a sharp reaction in India. After India approached the ICJ, a 10-member bench on May 18 restrained Pakistan from executing Jadhav till adjudication of the case. The ICJ has asked... Read more
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The Hindu
Pakistan hints at taking Kashmir issue to ICJ a la Kulbushan Jadhav case by IndiaPakistan on Thursday indicated that it could take the issue of Kashmir to the I
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
Pakistan on Thursday indicated that it could take the issue of Kashmir to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) following the footsteps of India, which took the matter of death row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav to the world court. Foreign Office... Read more
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The Hindu
India wants Pakistan to guarantee safety of Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife, motherafter retiring from the Navy. Mr. Jadhav’s sentencing had evoked a sharp react
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
after retiring from the Navy. Mr. Jadhav’s sentencing had evoked a sharp reaction in India. After India approached the ICJ, a 10-member bench on May 18 restrained Pakistan from executing Mr. Jadhav till adjudication of the case. The ICJ has... Read more
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dna
India allows Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, wife to visit Pakistan, but 'conditions apply'region. After nearly four months of trail termed as 'farcical' trial, Jadhav w
dna / Posted 23 days ago
region. After nearly four months of trail termed as 'farcical' trial, Jadhav was sentenced to death by a military court. But, India moved to International Court of Justice and in major victory, the ICJ stayed Jadhav's death sentence in May this ye... Read more
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The Hindu
U.S. switched position, forcing U.K.’s exitCouncil and to invoke an unprecedented conference mechanism to elect a judge to
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
Council and to invoke an unprecedented conference mechanism to elect a judge to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), forcing the latter to withdraw from the contest altogether, on Monday. Indian and American sources told The Hindu on... Read more
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asianage
India’s ICJ win: Don’t overdo the rejoicingelection at the United Nations earlier this week for a fresh nine-year term at
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
election at the United Nations earlier this week for a fresh nine-year term at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague has brought jubilation to South Block and to India. India’s permanent representative to the UN Syed... Read more
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The Hindu
The numbers game — On India’s victory at the ICJthe International Court of Justice for a second term is a major diplomatic succ
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
the International Court of Justice for a second term is a major diplomatic success for India. Five of the 15 judges of the ICJ are elected every three years. This year there were six candidates for five slots. The winning candidates required a... Read more
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The Hindu
ICJ: India made up in last mileMonday’s win for India’s nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), J
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
Monday’s win for India’s nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), Justice Dalveer Bhandari, was unprecedented in many ways, but not the first time that India nearly missed the post due to delays in nominating him, officials and lawyers... Read more
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Central Chronicle
US congrats Bhandari on re-election to ICJWashington, The US Government has congratulated Justice Dalveer Bhandari of Ind
Central Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
Washington, The US Government has congratulated Justice Dalveer Bhandari of India for his re-election to the ICJ, saying it was open to the idea of modest expansion of the 15-member body. “We congratulate Judge Dalveer Bhandari of India for his... Read more
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asianage
US congratulates Dalveer Bhandari for renomination to ICJ, asserts no change in UNSC vetoWashington: The US has congratulated Justice Dalveer Bhandari for his re-electi
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
Washington: The US has congratulated Justice Dalveer Bhandari for his re-election to the International Court of Justice or ICJ, however, it asserted that it is against any change in the current veto structure of the UN Security Council, even as it... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Bhandari wins berth in ICJof Justice. In a message here, Mr Kovind said, “Congratulations to Justice Dal
Central Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
of Justice. In a message here, Mr Kovind said, “Congratulations to Justice Dalveer Bhandari for his re-election to the ICJ. A diplomatic milestone for India’. “Congratulations to EAM @SushmaSwaraj and her entire team at MEA & diplomatic... Read more
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dna
With the world's support, India gets re-elected to ICJa veto-empowered permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC)
dna / Posted 24 days ago
a veto-empowered permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), wouldn't have any representation on the ICJ. Justice Bhandari's win saw India pull out all stops to ensure his victory, with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj... Read more
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The Indian Express
Spadework by Delhi: UK withdraws, Justice Dalveer Bhandari gets a second term at HagueNew York on Monday. (Source: PTI Photo) Justice Dalveer Bhandari, India’s nomi
The Indian Express / Posted 25 days ago
New York on Monday. (Source: PTI Photo) Justice Dalveer Bhandari, India’s nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at the Hague, was re-elected with the backing of more than two-thirds of United Nations members after the United Kingdom... Read more
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asianage
India’s diplomatic blitzkrieg forces Britain out of ICJ raceIndia and the Modi government, Justice Dalveer Bhandari was on Tuesday re-elect
asianage / Posted 25 days ago
India and the Modi government, Justice Dalveer Bhandari was on Tuesday re-elected to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) with all but 10 UN member nations backing him, after Britain — a member of the P-5 — was forced to withdraw its... Read more
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