Pakistan says not bound by treaty on prohibition of nuclear weapons

Pakistan stressed that the treaty neither forms a part of, nor contributes to the development of customary international law in any manner.

Aug 07, 2017, 16:37 PM IST

DNA: Analysis of Indus Waters Treaty between India and Pakistan

Analyzing the Indus water treaty between India and Pakistan. Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Oct 01, 2016, 23:40 PM IST

Need of a global treaty to fight terrorism: Experts

 In a changed atmosphere wherein non-state actors pose greater threat to the mankind than ever in the past, there is need of a common global treaty instead of more than a dozen existing ones to fight terrorism, international experts have said.

May 03, 2015, 08:54 AM IST

Treaty regulating global arms trade takes effect today

A landmark treaty regulating the multibillion-dollar global arms trade comes into force tomorrow, a milestone hailed by the United Nations and campaigners seeking to stop weapons sales to dictators, terrorists and human rights abusers.

Dec 24, 2014, 02:11 AM IST

US rejects calls for treaty eliminating nukes

The US representative at a major conference on nuclear weapons rejected calls on Tuesday for a treaty immediately eliminating them, saying Washington prefers a "step-by-step" approach.

Dec 10, 2014, 02:15 AM IST

Sino-Indian movie co-production treaty to be inked tomorrow


Panaji: India and China will sign a movie co-production treaty in film production tomorrow, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said today.

Sep 17, 2014, 20:01 PM IST

Jordan publishes treaty on cleric Qatada`s deportation

The treaty between Britain and Jordan which will pave the way for radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada to be deported from the UK has been officially published in Jordan.

Jul 02, 2013, 18:16 PM IST

`Japan eyes global nuclear compensation treaty`

Japan is aware that it could be hit with huge damage claims over the Fukushima crisis.

Aug 14, 2011, 13:14 PM IST

US arms treaty passes latest hurdle in Russia

Russia`s State Duma lower house
of parliament passed in a second and penultimate reading
the ratification bill for a landmark nuclear disarmament pact
with the United States.

Jan 14, 2011, 23:54 PM IST

India-Myanmar ratify Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty

India and Myanmar have ratified the Mutual
Legal Assistance Treaty on criminal matters.

Dec 31, 2010, 14:50 PM IST

India violating treaty on sharing river water: Pak

Pakistan on Thursday said India had
been violating a treaty on the sharing of river waters and
that it had "strong reservations" over two hydropower projects
being built in Jammu and Kashmir.

Jun 03, 2010, 20:23 PM IST

Pak issues fresh threat to move WB over Kishenganga project

Pakistan has issued a freshthreat to move the World Bank for arbitration over Kishengangapower project in Jammu and Kashmir, which it alleges violatesthe 1960 Indus Water Treaty.

Apr 25, 2010, 20:08 PM IST

Procedure battles dominate future of UN climate talks

Efforts to revive UN climate talks
after last December`s Copenhagen Summit wrangled Saturday over
how to whip the arduous negotiation process towards a
post-2012 global treaty.

Apr 10, 2010, 22:33 PM IST

Nuclear arms reduction treaty makes world safer: US lawmakers

The new historic nuclear arms
reduction treaty signed on Thursday by President Barack Obama and
his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev in Prague makes the
world safer, the US lawmakers said.

Apr 08, 2010, 23:06 PM IST

Left, BJP for ratification of imp treaties by Parliament

The Left parties, which had
sought ratification of the Indo-US nuclear deal by Parliament
two years ago, today pressed for such a provision for
international treaties of national importance.

Mar 12, 2010, 19:30 PM IST

Official: Climate change treaty unlikely this year

Industrialized and developing countries
are not likely to reach a treaty this year on cutting
greenhouse gas emissions, which have sparked fears of
weather-related disasters, the UN climate chief said Thursday.

Feb 25, 2010, 21:05 PM IST

India, B’desh working on Extradition Treaty: Hasina

After signing three pacts to combat terrorism and organised crime, India and Bangladesh are working on an Extradition Treaty, PM Sheikh Hasina has said.

Jan 13, 2010, 13:28 PM IST

Japan hopes India will sign nuclear test ban treaty

Japan Tuesday expressed the hope that India would sign the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT) but kept the door open for civil nuclear cooperation, saying it will be an important agenda for the future.

Dec 29, 2009, 13:58 PM IST

Cambodia, Vietnam sign treaty to free up Mekong navigation

Cambodia and Vietnam signed a
treaty that will allow freedom of navigation on Mekong
waterways between the two countries and increase access to the
river system for foreign vessels.

Dec 18, 2009, 19:25 PM IST

US not expecting weapons treaty with Russia this week

Noting that there is progress in the negotiations between the US and Russia on Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty(START), the White House today said the
agreement is unlikely to be signed this week.

Dec 16, 2009, 11:52 AM IST