International Court Of Justice

  • HC dismisses PIL seeking justice for late Sarabjit Singh in International Court of Justice September 14, 2013

    The Gujarat High Court on Friday dismissed a PIL seeking a direction to the central government to approach the International Court of Justice over the murder of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh in Pakistan jail. The division bench of Chief Justice Bhaskar Bhattacharya and Justice J B Pardiwala held that the issue...
  • Peace Palace marks centenary, US plans to strike Syria August 28, 2013

    United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is celebrating the centenary of the Peace Palace in Hague, even as major world powers appear to be moving toward punitive military strikes against Syria for what the US and its allies say was a deadly chemical weapons attack last week. The timing of today's celebrations...
  • Weather may have killed Capt Kalia: Rehman Malik December 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Pakistan Interior Minister Rehman Malik, who is on a three day visit in the country, has created controversy by claiming he is unsure whether Kargil martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia was killed by a Pakistani bullet or the weather. Within minutes of landing in New Delhi, Malik set off...
  • Justice for Capt Kalia: We don't run the ICJ, says Khurshid December 14, 2012

    While the Centre will respond to the SC's notice to it on the plea filed by Kargil war martyr Captain Saurabh Kalia's parents, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said that approaching the Internation Court of Justice over it would be difficult. ...
  • Govt, Army let us down: Kargil hero's father November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Fighting to declare his son's death a war crime, the father of Kargil war hero Lt Saurabh Kalia has now approached the Supreme Court. Dr NK Kalia said he got no response from either the Indian or Pakistani government for 13 years. Lt Kalia's mutilated body bearing torture...
  • 13 yrs on, will Kargil hero Lt Saurabh Kalia get justice? November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Thirteen years on and still no justice for Kargil hero Lt Saurabh Kalia who was captured by Pakistan during the war in 1999. His mutilated body bearing torture marks was later sent to his family after 15 days. His father Dr NK Kalia, who approached the Supreme court,...
  • Justice Bhandari's nomination to ICJ stays April 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to quash Justice Dalveer Bhandari's nomination as a judge for the International Court of Justice (ICJ). A bench of justices Altamas Kabir, J Chelameswar and Ranjan Gogoi initially wanted to outrightly dismiss the plea for quashing Justice Bhandari's nomination for ICJ, but...
  • Bin Laden raid: Petition filed in Pak court May 15, 2011

    Lahore: A petition has been filed in a Pakistani court asking it to direct the government to declare the US Ambassador "persona non grata" and stop transit facilities for supplies to American forces in Afghanistan if Washington does not apologise for the military raid that killed Osama bin Laden. The petition,...
  • Try ISI, LeT in International Court of Justice: BJP December 29, 2008

    Mumbai: The BJP on Monday urged the Manmohan Singh Government to treat the Mumbai terrorist attacks as “an open war” and demanded that those responsible for it including Pakistan’s ISI must be tried in the International Court of Justice. India must successfully identify the people who masterminded the November 26...