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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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In the Simla Agreement the ceasefire line was changed into the Line of Control (LoC).
The Clause 1 and 2 of the Simla Agreement provides 'That the principles and purposes of the Charter of the United Nations shall govern the relations between the two countries.
According to Simla Accord of 2 July, 1972, 'In order to initiate the process of the establishment of a durable peace, both governments agree that in Jammu and Kashmir, the LoC (Line of Control) resulting from the ceasefire of December 1971, shall be respected by both sides without prejudice to the recognized position of either side.
According to Simla Accord of 2 July, 1972, "In order to initiate the process of the establishment of a durable peace, both governments agree that in Jammu and Kashmir, the LoC (Line of Control) resulting from the ceasefire of December 1971, shall be respected by both sides without prejudice to the recognized position of either side.
So much so, over a debate between Pakistani and Indian representatives in UN about the deployment and role of UNMOGIP, the Indian Permanent Representative to the UN, Mr Hardeep Singh Puri said that, 'UNMOGIP's role had been 'overtaken' by the 1972 Simla Agreement.
In July 1863 left the hill station Simla for a trip into the Himalayas.
Summary: Simla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], December 17 (ANI): With just a day left for poll results to be declared in Himachal Pradesh, the chief minister of the state and Congress leader Virbhadra Singh mocked at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for claiming its victory in the state.
I ate at Simla, on the Quayside, which TripAdvisor says is Newcastle's No1 restaurant (out of all 1,054 in the city).
The court besides issuing a notice has also directed the government to file a case in the International Court of Justice, for seeking his release, as a prisoner of war, under the Simla Agreement signed between India and Pakistan for release of the prisoners of war.
Since our side of Punjab then had chosen Simla (now Shimla) as its temporary capital, the school of art, renamed as Punjab School of Arts and Crafts, started functioning from there in 1951.
19005/Simla+Agreement+July+2+1972) Simla Agreement , exchanging the withdrawal of troops for the release of prisoners of war and attempting to set a blueprint for future peaceful relations.
Regarding India's claim that the decades-old UN Security Council resolutions on Kashmir have become inapplicable, after the bilateral Simla agreement, Zakaria said that the 1972 accord cannot overrule the UN resolutions.