Turkey's Erdogan takes tough EU line after PM quits
Turkey's president tells the EU it will not change its anti-terror laws in return for visa-free travel, saying "we'll go our way, you go yours".
Hunting For Heartbeats: NASA Technology Rescues 4 Quake Survivors In Nepal
Four men were rescued from damaged buildings in Nepal with help from NASA technology that detects people’s heartbeats, officials said Friday. A radar detector known as Finder, or Finding Individuals f...
Court system of Pakistan
The judiciary of Pakistan is a hierarchical system with two classes of courts: the superior (or higher) judiciary and the subordinate (or lower) judiciary. The superior judiciary is composed of the Su...
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Turkey's Erdogan takes tough EU line after PM quits
Turkey's president tells the EU it will not change its anti-terror laws in return for visa-free travel, saying "we'll go our way, you go yours".
Hunting For Heartbeats: NASA Technology Rescues 4 Quake Survivors In Nepal
Four men were rescued from damaged buildings in Nepal with help from NASA technology that detects people’s heartbeats, officials said Friday. A radar detector known as Finder, or Finding Individuals f...
Search and rescue
Search and rescue (SAR) is the search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger. The general field of search and rescue includes many specialty sub-fields, typically de...
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Vienna Convention on Consular Relations
The Vienna Convention on Consular Relations of 1963 is an international treaty that defines a framework for consular relations between independent countries. A consul normally operates out of an embas...
Vienna Convention on Consular Relations - Wikipedia
Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination
The International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (ICERD) is a United Nations convention. A third-generation human rights instrument, the Convention commits its ...
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Weekly Rest (Industry) Convention, 1921
Weekly Rest (Industry) Convention, 1921 is an International Labour Organization Convention.It was established in 1921:
As of 2013, the convention had been ratified by 119 states.
Biological Weapons Convention
The Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on their Destruction (usually referred to as the Biological Weapo...
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Anti-terrorism legislation
Anti-terrorism legislation designs various types of laws passed in the aim of fighting terrorism. They usually, if not always, follow specific bombings or assassinations. Anti-terrorism legislation us...
Equality of Treatment (Accident Compensation) Convention, 1925
Equality of Treatment (Accident Compensation) Convention, 1925 is an International Labour Organization Convention.It was established in 1925:
As of 2013, the convention has been ratified by 121 s...
Mountain rescue
Mountain rescue refers to search and rescue activities that occur in a mountainous environment, although the term is sometimes also used to apply to search and rescue in other wilderness environments....
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Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations
The Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations of 1961 is an international treaty that defines a framework for diplomatic relations between independent countries. It specifies the privileges of a diplo...
Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations - Wikipedia
Space Liability Convention
The Convention on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space Objects, also known as the Space Liability Convention, is a treaty from 1972 that expands on the liability rules created in the Ou...
Space Liability Convention - Wikipedia
Minimum Wage Fixing Machinery (Agriculture) Convention, 1951
Minimum Wage Fixing Machinery (Agriculture) Convention, 1951 is an International Labour Organization Convention.It was established in 1951, with the preamble stating:The convention was followed up by...
Workmen's Compensation (Occupational Diseases) Convention (Revised), 1934
Workmen's Compensation (Occupational Diseases) Convention (Revised), 1934 is an International Labour Organization Convention.It was established in 1934:
The convention revised Convention C18 and ...
List of parties to the Biological Weapons Convention
The list of parties to the Biological Weapons Convention encompasses the states who have signed and ratified or acceded to the international agreement outlawing biological weapons.On 10 April 1972, th...
List of parties to the Biological Weapons Convention - Wikipedia
Environmental Modification Convention
The Environmental Modification Convention (ENMOD), formally the Convention on the Prohibition of Military or Any Other Hostile Use of Environmental Modification Techniques is an international treaty p...