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

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Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s four-day India visit in 2019: Outcomes and Analysis (Relevant for GS Prelims & Mains Paper II; IOBR)

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s four-day India visit was the first full bilateral meeting since both countries went to polls. The visit is believed to mark a new chapter between New Delhi and Dhaka. Outcomes of the visit During this visit, the two countries have committed to upgrading port facilities, implementation of India’s under-utilised Lines

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U.S. warns of sanctions on India-Russia missile deal (Relevant for GS Prelims & Mains Paper II; IOBR)

On a day when External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar had said that he was “reasonably convinced” of persuading the U.S. to accept India’s decision on the purchase of the Russian S-400 missile defence system, U.S. officials warned that any such purchases may risk sanctions under Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA), an American law.

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Sheikh Hasina in India: Amid some challenges, celebrating a special friendship (Relevant for GS Prelims & Mains Paper II; IOBR)

Bangladesh and India’s bilateral ties have rarely been a linear affair. That is why Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit to India beginning October 3 is a much-anticipated political event. Trust and engagement Bangladesh relationship with India reached an all-time low when the BNP and Jamaat-e-Islami coalition government between 2001 and 2006 allowed Bangladeshi territory to

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Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) remarks on dilution of Article 370 (Relevant for GS Prelims & Mains Paper II; IOBR)

What is OIC? Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) is an international organization founded in 1969, consisting of 57 member states. The organization states that it is ‘the collective voice of the Muslim world’ and works to ‘safeguard and protect the interests of the Muslims in the spirit of promoting international peace and harmony’. The OIC

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