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In communication with Pakistan on consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav: MEA

New Delhi: India and Pakistan are “in communication” over granting consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, in accordance with the International Court of Justice directive, the MEA said. India has requested for “immediate, effective and unhindered consular access” to Jadhav in light of the ICJ judgment, said MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar. “We will see where it […]

Pak to amend Army Act to let Jadhav appeal in civilian court

Pakistan to amend Army Act to let Kulbhushan Jadhav appeal in civilian court

Islamabad: Pakistan is amending its Army Act to allow Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav the right to file an appeal in a civilian court, according to Pakistan’s ARY News. Quoting well-placed sources, the news site reported that the move is being undertaken by Pakistan “in compliance with the International Court of Justice’s condition” to allow Kulbhushan to […]

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Pak violated Vienna Convention over access to Jadhav: ICJ chief to UN

United Nations: International Court of Justice President Judge Abdulqawi A. Yusuf has told the UN General Assembly that Pakistan had violated its obligations under the Vienna Convention by not allowing consular access to Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav. In his address on the occasion of the 74th session of the UNGA, Yusuf said that in its […]

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Kulbhushan Jadhav case ruling reduced India-Pak tension: World Court President

United Nations: The International Court of Justice decision in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case has contributed to the lessening of tension between India and Pakistan, the court’s president, its President Judge Abduylqawi Yusuf said on Tuesday. The dispute between India and Pakistan “was a very delicate and sensitive issue because it concerned the life of a person […]

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Pak virtually rules out 2nd consular access to Jadhav

New Delhi/Islamabad: India said that it would keep trying to ensure the full implementation of the International Court of Justice verdict in the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav, after Pakistan virtually ruled-out a second consular meeting with the Indian national languishing in a Pakistani jail. Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said they would keep […]

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Indian official meets Kulbhushan Jadhav after Pak grants consular access

Islamabad: A meeting between Kulbhushan Jadhav and Indian Charge d’Affaires Gaurav Ahluwalia is currently underway here on Monday after Pakistan formally granted consular access to the Indian national in line with the decision of the International Court of Justice (ICJ). According to The Express Tribune, the venue of the meeting is not known due to the […]


First consular meeting with Kulbhushan Jadhav today, India hopes Pak would ensure right atmosphere for meeting

New Delhi: In the first meeting with Kulbhushan Jadhav, incarcerated in a Pakistani military prison since his arrest on charges of alleged espionage three years ago, Indian Charge d’Affaires Gaurav Ahluwalia will be meeting Jadhav on Monday, in keeping with the International Court of Justice’s direction in July. India said it hoped Pakistan would ensure “right […]

Pakistan grants consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav on Monday

Pakistan on Sunday announced that it will grant consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav on September 2. Spokesperson of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Pakistan, Mohammad Faisal said Kulbhushan Jadhav is being provided the consular access on Monday, September 2, in line with Vienna Convention on Consular relations, ICJ judgement and the laws of Pakistan. Earlier, Pakistan had offered […]