Palestinians join Geneva Conventions on war: Switzerland

The Palestinian Authority has signed up formally to the Geneva Conventions, which set down the rules of warfare and humanitarian operations in conflict zones.

Indian Army backs Captain Saurabh Kalia`s family

In May 1999, Captain Saurabh Kalia had gone out for patrol duty in Kaksar area of Kargil along with five other soldiers.

Afghan Govt should not grant amnesty to Taliban: HRW

Afghan Government should not grant Taliban representatives amnesty from prosecution for serious crimes as part of talks with the insurgent group, Human Rights Watch said on Monday.