State Reorganisation Commission Report (India) -1955

There is also the fear that a new unit, which includes both the Hindi-speaking areas of the present Madhya Pradesh State and Madhya Bharat, will tend to concentrate on the development of the areas in •the east where potentialities for development are much greater. If this actually turns out to be the case, Madhya Bharat's special needs and problems will, it is argued, be ignored or neglected.

Memo Political situation in Jordan following King Abdullah’s assassination-21/04/1955

DATE: 21/04/1955 The situation in Jordan Before detailing the events that took and are taking place in Jordan, it is necessary to look at the various elements that make up the Jordanian people. Before separating from Syria, Jordan, like Hauran,…

Indus river agreement between India and Pakistan – 31/10/1955

The Governments of India and Pakistan will each nominate a Special Commissioner, who shall be charged with the responsibility of supervising, in India and in Pakistan respectively, the implementation of this Agreement. Each Government may, if it so desires, appoint a Deputy Special Commissioner to assist the Special Commissioner.

Statute of the Hague Conference on Private International Law-1955

The purpose of the Hague Conference is to work for the progressive unification of the rules of private international law. Any other State, the participation of which is from a juridical point of view of importance for the work of the Conference, may become a Member. The admission of new Member States shall be decided upon by the Governments of the participating States, upon the proposal of one or more of them, by a majority of the votes cast, within a period of six months from the date on which that proposal is submitted to the Governments.