UN Convention

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.

Nov 24, 2015, 22:41 PM IST

UN Convention to discuss autonomous `killer robots`

Prof Ronald Arkin and Prof Noel Sharkey will debate on the inevitability of autonomous killer robots at the UN Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons.

May 10, 2014, 17:22 PM IST

White House petition on 1984 anti-Sikh violence gains support

United States, Canada and Australia are signatories to UN Convention against Genocide and also have domestic laws declaring intentional attack on a religious minority as "genocide".

Dec 07, 2012, 11:22 AM IST

India ratifies UN Convention Against Corruption

India Thursday ratified UN Convention
Against Corruption which will help it deal with the problem of black-money and corruption through legislative and administrative measures.

May 12, 2011, 19:56 PM IST