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‘Drama’ of Hafiz Saeed’s arrest and release enacted 8 times before: India

New Delhi: India on Thursday wondered if the arrest of Mumbai terror attacks mastermind and Jamat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed this time would be “more than a cosmetic exercise” as Pakistan has enacted the “drama” of his arrest and release eight times since 2001. Responding to reports of Saeed’s arrest in Lahore on Wednesday, Ministry of […]

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“We once again call upon Pakistan to release, repatriate Jadhav forthwith”: EAM Jaishankar to Pakistan

New Delhi: Stating that Kulbhushan Jadhav is innocent of the charges hurled against him, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar said on Thursday that the government will ensure his safety and early return to India. By a vote of 15:1, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday stayed the execution of Jadhav. The sole dissenting judge […]

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Court-monitored mediation in Ayodhya issue till July 31: SC

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed the Ayodhya mediation panel to continue negotiations to develop a consensus between Hindu and Muslim parties on the temple dispute issue. The apex court also urged the mediators to continue the court-monitiored process confidentially till July 31, as it would apparently enable the top court to pass further […]

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Big win for India: ICJ orders continued stay on Jadhav’s execution

The Hague: In a huge victory for India, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday ordered Pakistan not to execute Kulbushan Jadhav and asked it to reconsider the sentence awarded to him by a military court. The world court also directed Pakistan to grant consular access to Jadhav, while holding that it had “breached” the […]