In 2004 UPA government hired Pak’s ICJ lawyer as its representative and lost the case

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Harish Salve who is representing India at International Court of Justice in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case and Khawar Qureshi, Pakistan’s lawyer in the same case have a long history between them. More than 15 years ago, there was a curious turn to events when India was forced to face arbitration at an international tribunal in the US initiated by More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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58 year old Indian man detained by US Immegration Department dies in custody

US Customs and Border Protection denied entry to 58-year-old Indian man as he did not possess the necessary immigration documents A 58-year-old Indian who was detained by American customs officials last week for More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, May 19th, 2017
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Japanese Cabinet approves law enabling Emperor Akihito to abdicate

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By newsuttarakhand On Thursday, May 18th, 2017
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ICJ stays Kulbhushan Jadhav’s execution

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) today stayed the execution of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been sentenced to death by a Pakistan military court on charges of espionage and subversive activities. In More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
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ICJ to give its verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav case tomorrow at 3:30 PM IST

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, May 14th, 2017
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N Korea test-fires missile, challenging new leadership in South

North Korea test-launched a ballistic missile that landed in the Sea of Japan, the South Korean, Japanese and US militaries said. The launch is a direct challenge to the new South Korean president elected four days More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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International court stays Kulbhushan Jadhav’s hanging

The International Court of Justice today stayed the hanging of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of “spying”. The order by the Hague-based More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, May 7th, 2017
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Macron, Le Pen face off as France elects president

French voters went to the polls today to pick a new president, choosing between young centrist Emmanuel Macron and far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a watershed election for the country and Europe. Polling day follows More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Friday, May 5th, 2017
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World better prepared to tackle next ‘inenvitable’ Ebloa outbreak feels WHO

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By newsuttarakhand On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Sherpas protest at Everest base camp, demand summit certificates

Hundreds of sherpa climbers who met at Mt Everest base camp today asked the government to immediately issue their summit certificates. Sherpas decided to hold a protest meeting at base camp after they failed to More...