Free Press Journal
  • 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.

  • Why Kulbhushan Jadhav’s mother not given visa, asks Sushma Swaraj

    New Delhi : India on Monday stepped up heat on the Kulbhushan Jadhav issue, with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj complaining that Pakistan was yet to give a visa to his mother to meet the Indian national sentenced to death for alleged spying.

  • Sushma Swaraj’s request to Aziz over visa for Jadhav’s mother gets no response

    New Delhi: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today expressed dismay over lack of courtesy shown by her Pakistani counterpart Sartaj Aziz, who has not even acknowledged her personal letter requesting for a Pakistani visa for Kulbhushan Jadhav’s mother. However, she assured Aziz that any Pakistani national seeking a medical visa to travel to India with his recommendation will be given the visa immediately.

  • Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan Attorney General to lead delegation in ICJ

    Islamabad: Pakistan’s Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf will represent the country against India at the International Court of Justice in the case involving Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has informed the ICJ registrar at Peace Palace in The Hague that Ausaf would be the “agent” for Pakistan in the case whereas Foreign Affairs Director General Dr Mohammad Faisal would

  • India again asks Pak to provide consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

    New Delhi/Islamabad : India on Saturday again asked Pakistan to grant full and early consular access to its national Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court, as the two countries exchanged a list of prisoners lodged in each other’s jails.

  • Manufactured facts cannot alter reality: India on Jadhav’s new confessional video

    New Delhi: Hours after Pakistan’s Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR) released a statement in which it said that a mercy petition has been filed by alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa against his death sentence, India has said that it brings out the lack of transparency and farcical nature of proceedings against the Indian national on concocted charges.

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    Jadhav seeks clemency from Pak army chief: military

    Islamabad: Kulbhushan Jadhav has sought clemency from the Pakistan Army chief over the death sentence handed down to him by a military court, the Army said today, weeks after the International Court of Justice (ICJ) stayed the Indian national’s execution.

  • Pak to propose three names to ICJ for appointment as ad-hoc judges

    Islamabad : Pakistan will propose three names to the International Court of Justice on Thursday for appointment as ad-hoc judges to hear the case of Indian prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav who has been sentenced to death by a military court, according to a media report.