Tuesday, 18 January, 2022
TopicInternational Court of Justice

Topic: International Court of Justice

‘Come with a plan and not as a plaintiff’ – What Jaishankar told me before ICJ elections

In ‘India vs UK’, former diplomat Syed Akbaruddin writes that India was prompted to enter the ICJ election ring in the wake of the Kulbhushan Jadhav case.

Pakistan National Assembly passes bill giving right of appeal to Kulbhushan Jadhav

The ICJ (Review and Re-consideration) Bill, 2020 is aimed at allowing alleged Indian spy Jadhav to have consular access in line with the International Court of Justice verdict.

How Karl Marx’s grandson fought for Savarkar against British in International Court of Justice

Karl Marx's grandson Jean-Laurent-Frederick Longuet defended Savarkar in International Court of Justice in a case related to the latter's escape to France from British captivity.

Pakistan HC sets hearing on appointment of defence counsel for Kulbhushan Jadhav on 6 Oct

This comes after Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson had earlier rejected India's demand for an Indian lawyer or a Queen's counsel.

India makes fresh request for ‘unrestricted’ consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav in Pakistan

Pakistan told India earlier this month that Kulbhushan Jadhav, who is on death row, has refused to file a review plea of his sentence.

What is the Rohingya genocide accusation that Aung San Suu Kyi will defend at UN court

A lawsuit has been filed by Gambia at International Court of Justice accusing Myanmar of carrying out mass killings, rapes and arson against Rohingyas.

Speaker stretches a Karnataka innings as Assam battles a deluge

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Karnataka instability to Kulbhushan Jadhav: This has been a good week for PM Modi

The biggest feather in Modi’s cap these last few days has been International Court of Justice verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav.

On Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pakistan must blame its military for another international humiliation

This is what happens when military rules a country with a civilian façade.

Final ICJ verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav today, here’s a timeline of events since his arrest

The former Indian Navy officer is facing the death penalty in Pakistan after being accused of being an R&AW spy.

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What it will take to vaccinate the world against Covid

A Q&A with vaccine scientist Peter Hotez, author of 'Preventing the Next Pandemic', on developing a low-cost Covid vaccine, and why Omicron won’t be the end of the pandemic.
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Reliance buys robotics startup Addverb for Rs 1,000 crore to fuel tech ambitions

Mukesh Ambani, Asia’s richest person, is investing in technology as competition from rivals such as Amazon intensifies in India’s booming e-commerce market.


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Why was number of women cadets for NDA fixed at 19 in 2022, same as 2021, SC asks Centre

UPSC notification issued December 2021 says first phase of NDA exam for 2022 scheduled in April. Notification declares 19 women candidates will be chosen out of 400 successful ones.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

Read my lips, I’m hurting, says Pakistan’s National Security Policy. What it means for India

The new policy is mostly chaff, but it reveals the most inward-looking Pakistan in 3 decades. It needs breathing space, and is realising loss of stature and friendship with US.