Free Press Journal
  • 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.

  • Kulbhushan Jadhav

    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.

  • Jadhav will be alive till he exhausts clemency: Pakistan

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday said alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav will remain alive till he does not exhaust the right to seek clemency, even as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif discussed with top officials Islamabad’s strategy to counter India at the next hearing in the International Court of Justice.

  • India is a major obstacle to peace in South Asia: Pak prez

    Islamabad: Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain today said India has become a “major obstacle” for durable peace in South Asia and called the Kashmir issue an “unfinished” agenda of the partition.

  • India’s security & human rights of secessionists

    There can be no doubt that India was denied consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav which is a violation of his rights while Farooq Ahmed Dar, an artisan and weaver of shawls, was trussed up in the front of a jeep and paraded through Budgam district which is also a violation of his human rights. But international law is concerned with disputes between states and not with violation of individual rights who have