Free Press Journal
  • Jadhav facing death sentence on concocted charges: MEA

    New Delhi : India on Thursday said that the charges against former Indian Naval officer and an alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, who continues to be held in Pakistani jail, were “concocted” and the trial against him was “farcical”.

  • Mumbai: Happy Pakistan allowing Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet family, says friend

    Mumbai: Friends and relatives of Kulbhushan Jadhav, the former Indian Navy commander jailed in Pakistan, are happy that visas will be issued to his mother and wife to visit him. “We all are very happy with the news that Pakistan will give visas to Kulbhushan’s mother and wife to meet him on December 25,” Tulshidas Pawar, a childhood friend of Jadhav said.

  • Can’t call Pakistan’s gesture as ‘consular access’ to Jadhav: MEA

    New Delhi : Pakistans gesture of allowing Kulbhushan Jadhavs mother and wife to meet him in the jail in the presence of an Indian diplomat is a “positive development” but cannot be called consular access as of now, the External Affairs Ministry (MEA) said on Friday.

  • Kulbhushan Jadhav death row: India allows wife, mother to visit Pakistan, but has 3 conditions

    New Delhi: India has sought “sovereign guarantee” from Pakistan to ensure safety and security of the wife and the mother of Indian death row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav if they are allowed to visit him. The external affairs ministry said Pakistan has also been asked not to subject the two women to any questioning, harassment or interrogation during their stay in Pakistan.

  • Pakistan allows Kulbhushan Jadhav’s wife to meet him

    Islamabad: Pakistan today said it will allow convicted Indian death row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet his wife, months after India had requested Islamabad to grant a visa to his mother on humanitarian grounds.

  • Pak recommends ex-Chief justice as judge in Jadhav case in ICJ

    Islamabad : Pakistan on Wednesday recommended former chief justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani as an ad-hoc judge to the International Court of Justice to hear the case of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav who has been sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court for “subversive activities”.

  • Pakistan prepares to file plea in ICJ in Jadhav case

    Islamabad : Pakistan has started the process to file its plea in response to India’s memorial submitted in the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against the death sentence of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav. Jadhav, a 46-year-old retired Indian Navy officer, was captured in Balochistan in March, 2016 by Pakistani security forces and tried in a military court which sentenced him to death for “espionage and subversive activities”.

  • Pakistan Minister’s remark on swap offer on Jadhav a lie: India

    New Delhi : India on Friday termed as an “imaginary lie and story” Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif’s claim that an offer was received to swap Indian prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav for a terrorist behind the Army Public School attack in Peshawar in 2014.

  • Pak’s Jadhav swapping claim another imaginary lie: India

    New Delhi: India today cited Afghanistan NSA’s statement rejecting Pakistan’s claim that it had received a proposal to swap Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav for a terrorist, to assert that it was another addition to Islamabad’s “imaginary lies”.

  • Pakistan claims there was a proposal to swap Kulbhushan Jadhav

    New York: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister has claimed that a proposal was received to swap Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav for a jailed terrorist in Afghanistan, who was responsible for the horrific 2014 Peshawar school attack.

  • Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Ahead of ICJ hearing, BJP hopes for early release

    Bengaluru/ Kolkata: As the International Court of Justice (ICJ) will on Wednesday resume hearing in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) expressed hope for early release of the former Indian naval officer. Speaking to ANI, BJP leader S. Prakash hoped that the Indian government will succeed in bringing back Jadhav to India.

  • Ailing PoK resident to get visa, no letter from Aziz needed: Sushama Swaraj

    New Delhi : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said a patient from Pakistan-administered Kashmir who is seeking treatment in New Delhi for a liver tumour needed no recommendation from the Pakistan government for a medical visa because the territory is “an integral part of India”.

  • Pakistan Army chief analysing Jadhav’s plea, decision on merit

    Islamabad: Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa is “analysing” the evidence against Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death by a military court, and will decide his appeal on merit, the Army said here on Sunday.

  • Pak must prove that Jadhav is alive

    The repeated rejections by the Nawaz Sharif government in Pakistan on granting consular access to Indian condemned prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav, a former naval officer who is accused of spying, make one wonder whether he is alive at all. Jadhav has supposedly been in the custody of the Pakistan army after he was reportedly tried by a military court and sentenced to death. He has not been seen by any consular official, member

  • World should take cognizance of Kulbhusan Jadhav case: BJP

    New Delhi: As the Pakistani Foreign Office yesterday said that they are considering the External Affairs Ministry’s request of granting visa to Kulbhushan Jadhav’s mother, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said that Pakistan is violating the human rights and international communities must take cognizance into this matter.