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Simla,

city, India: see ShimlaShimla
, formerly Simla,
town (1991 pop. 110,360), capital of Himachal Pradesh state, NW India. It is situated on a forested ridge (c.7,100 ft/2,165 m high) in the W Himalayas. Shimla is a summer resort and a large market for potatoes; an airport is nearby.
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Simla

 

a city in northern India, located in the Himalayan foothills at an elevation of 2,200 m. Capital of the state of Hi-machal Pradesh. Population, 55,300 (1971). Simla is a summer mountain resort and a scientific research center.

Simla

a city in N India, capital of Himachal Pradesh state: summer capital of India (1865--1939); hill resort and health centre. Pop.: 142 161 (2001)
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The step taken by New Delhi to abrogate the Article 370 was not only against the UN Resolutions on Kashmir but it was also the violation of Simla Agreement, he said.
In an interview with a private television channel, he said despite signing Simla Agreement for bilateral solution to the issues, India has violated all of its clauses and always dealt with Pakistan on the basis of animosity.
It is pertinent to mention that India has been taking the cover of Simla Agreement-1972, preventing third party mediation over Kashmir.
He said since signing of Simla Agreement, no discussion ever took place between Pakistan and India on the bilateral issues.
He said the UN Secretary General also recalled the 1972 Agreement on bilateral relations between India and Pakistan also known as the Simla Agreement, which states that the final status of Jammu and Kashmir was to be settled by peaceful means, in accordance with the UN Charter.
The Indian Foreign Minister responded that they would like to resolve the Kashmir dispute under the Simla Agreement.
Summary: New York, [USA] Aug 17 (ANI): India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Syed Akbaruddin on Friday said New Delhi was committed to the Simla agreement to resolve issues with Pakistan and it was for the neighbouring country to "stop terror to start talks".
"We hope that existing divergences around Kashmir will be settled bilaterally by political and diplomatic means only on the basis of Simla Agreement of 1972 and Lahore declaration of 1999, in accordance with UN Charter, relevant UN resolutions and bilateral agreements between India and Pakistan," Polyanskiy posted on Twitter.
Debunking the false narrative propagated by India on the Simla Accord and the Lahore Accord, he said that both these accords do not impose any restrictions or limitations on 'third party mediation' or the involvement of the United Nations.
Responding to a question on Simla agreement, he said that the accord does not prevent Pakistan from raising Kashmir issue on international forums.
KARACHI: After some initial success as a professional photographer in England, Samuel Bourne sailed to India in 1863 and soon after his arrival opened a studio in Simla. From there he embarked on three successive photographic expeditions to the Himalayas, which brought him wide recognition and which he described in the pages of the British Journal of Photography in issues dating from 1864 to 1870.
I ate at Simla, on the Quayside, which TripAdvisor says is Newcastle's No1 restaurant (out of all 1,054 in the city).