Hague court begins hearing into South China Sea row

An international tribunal on Tuesday began hearing a case brought by the Philippines over disputed islands in the South China Sea, in an increasingly bitter row with China.

Hague court to take up Philippines case against China in South China Sea

In a setback for China, an international arbitration court ruled that it has jurisdiction to hear some territorial claims the Philippines has filed against it over disputed areas in the South China Sea, a ruling rejected by China as null and void.

Hague court orders Russia to pay $50 bln in Yukos case

The Hague`s arbitration court ruled on Monday that Russia must pay a group of shareholders in defunct oil giant Yukos around USD50 billion for expropriating its assets, a big hit for a country teetering on the brink of recession.

Bangladesh-India maritime dispute in Hague court

India is presenting its arguments before the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in the Hague, Netherlands, in a case of maritime dispute with Bangladesh in the Bay of Bengal.

Hague court upholds India`s right on Kishanganga project

The International Court of Arbitration at The Hague on Monday upheld India`s right to divert water from the Kishanganga hydroelectric project.

Int`l court OKs Ivory Coast violence probe

The violence erupted after Gbagbo refused to cede power to Alassane Ouattara after losing the election last November.

ICC asked to prosecute Pope over sex abuse

Pope Benedict led the congregation for around 25 years starting 1981.

UN rights chief mulls Hague court for Syria

Navi Pillay will address the 15-nation council in a closed-door session on Syria on Thursday.

Gaddafi planned civilian killings: International Criminal Court

Hague court has evidence that Gaddafi`s government planned to curb the protests by killing civilians.