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India, France to jointly work on climate change, combating terrorism

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Paris, Jun 3 (PTI) India and France today vowed to work together for the successful implementation of the landmark Paris climate agreement and fight the challenge posed by terrorism, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi met newly-elected French President Emmanuel Macron here. Modi said India was committed to “go above and beyond” the Paris deal Read More

India heaves a sigh of relief as ICJ stays Jadhav’s execution

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New Delhi/Mumbai, May 18 (PTI) India today heaved a collective sigh of relief after the International Court of Justice stayed the execution of Kulbhushan Jadhav, with political leaders hailing the order, and the former navyman’s friends erupting in joy and bursting firecrackers. Harish Salve, India’s attorney at ICJ, the UN’s highest judicial body, came in Read More

India, Pakistan face off at International Court of Justice

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The Hague, May 15 (PTI) India and Pakistan today crossed swords at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) over Kulbhushan Jadhav's case with New Delhi demanding the immediate suspension of his death sentence and Islamabad accusing it of using the world body as a stage for "political theatre" through a "misconceived" plea. The two neighbours -- who last faced off at the ICJ 18 years ago when Islamabad sought its... Read More