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Australia `disappointed` as East Timor resumes fight in UN court

Australia expressed disappointment Friday that East Timor will resume a legal battle in the UN`s highest court over a controversial oil and gas treaty between the two countries, and vowed to "strongly defend" its case.

I am optimistic, says father of Capt Saurabh Kalia on justice for martyr

A day after the central government bowed under pressure and that it could approach the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the brutal torture of Captain Saurabh Kalia by Pakistan in view of the “exceptional circumstances” of the case, the Kargil martyr’s father NK Kalia expressed optimism.

Govt would be open to invoking jurisdiction of ICJ: MEA on Saurabh Kalia

Reversing its earlier stand, India on Monday said it could approach the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the brutal torture of Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia by Pakistan in view of the "exceptional circumstances" of the case.

Captain Saurabh Kalia case: Centre's stand to not approach ICJ is 'disgraceful', says Congress

The Congress party on Monday criticised the stand taken by the NDA Government at the Centre to not approach the International Court of Justice (ICJ) with respected to the alleged torture and killing of Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia by Pakistani forces, terming it a 'disgrace' to soldiers sacrificing their lives for the nation.

Serbia did not commit genocide in Croatia in early 1990s: UN court

Serbia did not commit genocide in Croatia in early 1990s: UN court

The United Nations` highest court on Tuesday ruled that Serbia did not commit genocide in Croatia during the Balkan wars that followed the collapse of Yugoslavia in the 1990s.

Top UN court to rule in Croatia, Serbia genocide claims

The UN`s highest International Court of Justice on Tuesday hands down its ruling in a long-running genocide case that could reopen old wounds between former foes Croatia and Serbia.

'MH17 trial could be conducted either in Malaysia or ICJ'

The trial of those responsible for the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in July over Ukraine could be conducted either here or the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague, a top minister has said.

Colombia withdraws from world-court pact

The Hague-based ICJ ruled Nov 19 that seven Caribbean islets belong to Colombia, ending a three-decade-long dispute between the Andean nation and Nicaragua.

Kargil martyr’s father wants Pakistan to apologise

The father of Kargil war hero Captain Saurabh Kalia, who was captured by the Pakistan Army in 1999 and subjected to brutal torture, has moved the SC.

HC asks Centre to approach ICJ for 54 Indian PoWs

The Gujarat High Court Friday
directed the Union of India to approach the International Court of Justice within two months for the release of 54 1971 prisoners of war (POWs) languishing in Pakistani jails.

‘Thailand needs time to study ICJ order on border’

Thai Prime Minister Abhisit
Vejjajiva said Thailand can not immediately comply with the International Court of Justice`s measures to end the disputed border conflict.

Costa Rica takes Nicaragua dispute to world court

Costa Rica is taking its border dispute with Nicaragua to the ICJ.

Qatar to bear cost of taking Israel to ICJ

Qatar has vowed to meet all the expenses to be incurred on legal proceedings.