Kalapani Dispute

GS Paper 2 Topics Covered: India and its neighbourhood- relations.   Kalapani Dispute Context: Nepalese political parties have a general consensus over the fact that Kalapani in Uttarakhand is part of Nepal’s sovereign territory, said former Nepalese Foreign Minister. However, India rejected this claim. Where is Kalapani located? Located in the easternmost corner of Uttarakhand’s Pithoragarh …

Indian Ocean border dispute between Kenya and Somalia:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests, Indian diaspora.   Indian Ocean border dispute between Kenya and Somalia: Context: Kenya has said it rejected the jurisdiction of the United Nations International Court of Justice (ICJ) ahead of a ruling next week on its long-running …