World | Associated Press | Friday August 29, 2014
Somalia has asked the United Nations' highest court to determine the maritime boundary it shares in the Indian Ocean with east African neighbor Kenya.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday August 20, 2014
The 2013 Indian Premier League match-fixing and betting scam is being investigated by the Justice Mukul Mudgal panel. BCCI president N. Srinivasan is under the scanner. A report is expected to be submitted to the Supreme Court end-August.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday August 10, 2014
Palestinian Foreign Minister Riyad al-Malki on Saturday said his government would soon try to haul Israelis before the International Criminal Court for war crimes.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 7, 2014
UNICEF India today expressed concern over the amendments to the Juvenile Justice Act, under which minors above the age of 16 involved in a serious crime can be tried in an adult court, and said such a decision was a "real step back".
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 8, 2014
President Michelle Bachelet said Monday she will seek to have the International Criminal Court of Justice declared an inappropriate venue for settling landlocked Bolivia's demand for access to the Pacific through Chile.
Thursday July 3, 2014
A bench headed by Justice T S Thakur, however, raised apprehension on Sahara selling international properties and asked the company to first dispose of its assets which are in the country.
Thursday June 26, 2014
Vodafone Group has already begun an international arbitration against the Indian government in the more than Rs 20,000 crore tax case. From its side, the Indian government has appointed former Chief Justice of India RC Lahoti as arbitrator in the tax...
World | Associated Press | Wednesday June 18, 2014
The prosecutor of the International Criminal Court is excoriating the UN Security Council for its failure to take action to bring Sudan's President Oman al-Bashir and others accused of war crimes in Darfur to justice.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Japan has slaughtered 30 minke whales off its northeast coast, in the first hunt since the UN's top court ordered Tokyo to stop killing the animals in the Antarctic, the government said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 10, 2014
Australia and New Zealand Tuesday called on Japan to respect a UN court order banning whale hunting in Antarctic waters, after Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said he would increase efforts to restart the commercial activity.
World | Reuters | Friday April 18, 2014
Japan said on Friday it would redesign its controversial Antarctic whaling mission in a bid to make it more scientific, after a United Nations court ruled it was a commercial hunt masquerading as research.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday March 31, 2014
The United Nations' top court on Monday ordered Japan to end its annual Antarctic whale hunt, saying in a landmark ruling that the programme was a commercial activity disguised as science.
World | Associated Press | Monday February 3, 2014
A Japanese whaling ship and an anti-whaling protest boat collided in the remote, icy seas off Antarctica, with both sides on Monday blaming each other for the crash.
Cities | Written by Sam Daniel | Saturday August 31, 2013
A Mahila Court in Chennai on Friday sentenced a woman to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for pushing her two minor daughters into prostitution. She was awarded a jail term of 10 years each on two counts, and seven years each on three counts. However, ...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday July 31, 2013
A video taken during a Pakistani army function has reportedly captured a soldier sharing details of an encounter in which Captain Saurabh Kalia, and five of his platoon members were killed in 1999 just before the Kargil war broke out.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 24, 2013
French prosecutors began questioning IMF chief Christine Lagarde for a second day Friday to decide if she should be charged over a state payout to a disgraced tycoon during her time as finance minister.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 17, 2013
Students' of various colleges in Tamil Nadu are continuing their protests over the Sri Lankan Tamils issue.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; edited by Mala Das | Monday March 4, 2013
The Supreme Court wants to know if the government will take the case of two Indian soldiers who were killed and mutilated on January 8 by Pakistani troops to the International Court of Justice at The Hague. One of the two soldiers was found decapitat...
Wednesday February 27, 2013
After hearing claims that BP Plc put profits above safety in the first day of court testimony over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico disaster, a senior executive for the oil company insisted the blame should be shared.
Tuesday February 26, 2013
Google did battle with Spain's data protection authority in Europe's highest court on Tuesday, in a case with global implications that poses one of the toughest questions of the Internet age: When is information really private?