Who gets to own the Nizam’s millions? What has a U.K. High Court ruled in the £35-million case? Why did it take so long to be resolved? How is Pakistan involved? (Relevamt for GS Prelims & Mains Paper II; IOBR)
One of the world’s longest-running legal battles ended on October 2, 2019, with a British judge ruling that the VII Nizam of Hyderabad’s descendants and India can collect £35 million from London’s National Westminster Bank. Justice Marcus Smith of the High Court of England and Wales ruled that the £1 million (now calculated at £35... Continued.