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WTO Members Consider India’s Request For Compliance Panel In Dispute Over Solar Cells

DS456 India — Certain Measures Relating to Solar Cells and Solar Modules India recalled that, on 23 January 2018, it had requested the establishment of a panel to determine its compliance with rulings of the DSB in this dispute. India also ...Read More

US Request For Retaliation Against India In Solar Dispute Referred To Arbitration

DS456 India — Certain Measures Relating to Solar Cells and Solar Modules The United States noted that on 19 December it requested authorization from the DSB to suspend concessions with respect to India due to what it said was India’s failur...Read More

India Launches Safeguard Investigation On Solar Cells

In the notification India indicated, among other things, as follows: “All interested parties may make their views known within a period of 30 days from the date of the notice issued by the Director General (Safeguards) to: The Director Gene...Read More

Press Stakeout On The Conference On Disarmament / Meeting Of States Parties To The Biological Weapons Convention

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Ambassador Amandeep Gill, Permanent Representative of India to the Conference on Disarmament,…

Director-General Denounces Killing Of Journalist Naveen Gupta In India

11 December 2017 The Director-General of UNESCO, Audrey Azoulay, today called for an investigation into the killing of journalist Naveen Gupta in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh on 30 November. “I condemn the killing of Naveen Gu...Read More

Panel Of External Auditors Holds Fifty-Eighth Meeting At Food And Agriculture Organization In Rome, 30 November-1 December

The fifty‑eighth meeting of the Panel of External Auditors, chaired by Mussa Juma Assad, Controller and Auditor General of the United Republic of Tanzania, was held on 30 November and 1 December at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO...Read More

Security Council, General Assembly Fill Final Vacancy On International Court Of Justice

The Security Council this afternoon, meeting independently from but concurrently with the General Assembly, elected Dalveer Bhandari (India) to the International Court of Justice for a nine‑year term, beginning on 6 February 2018.

General Assembly, Security Council Elect Judge To International Court Of Justice

The General Assembly, meeting concurrently with the Security Council this afternoon, elected Dalveer Bhandari (India) to the International Court of Justice for a nine‑year term, beginning on 6 February 2018.

UNESCO Attends The Opening Ceremony Of The West India Committee’s Exhibition In London

news_241017_london.jpg © UNESCO 24 October 2017 A number of eminent participants attended the opening ceremony of the exhibition entitled: West Indians: Forefathers of the Metropolitan Police organized by the West India Committee’s at the M...Read More

INDIA: OFFICIAL VISIT BY THE UN EXPERT ON SAFE DRINKING WATER AND SANITATION

24 October 2017 GENEVA, 24 October 2017 (Issued as received) – United Nations human rights expert, Mr. Léo Heller, will visit India from 27 October to 10 November 2017 to examine the extent to which people’s rights to safe drinking water an...Read More

Secretary‑General Appoints Sudhir Rajkumar Of India As His Representative For United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund Asset Investments

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Sudhir Rajkumar of India as Representative of the Secretary‑General for the investment of the assets of the United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund.

World Legal News Round Up for Saturday, 14 October 2017

<!– –> [JURIST] Here’s the international legal news we covered this week: Turkish prisons are committing torture and disappearing citizens, Human Rights Watch (HRW) [advocacy website] said in a report [press release] Thursday. [JURST]...Read More