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Considering various legal options for review of Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan Army

On July 17, in a major diplomatic victory for India, ICJ had said that Pakistan must review the death sentence awarded to Jadhav and had also ruled that Pakistan had violated India’s rights to consular visits after his arrest.

Pakistan’s violations of international covenants in Kulbhushan Jadhav case have come crashing down

In Pakistan’s delusional parallel universe, victory has been claimed on two grounds: Jadhav’s death sentence was not annulled and the ICJ did not order his release. Some have even claimed that by not releasing Jadhav, the ICJ has accepted that he is a terrorist and that implicitly India is a state sponsoring terrorism!

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Informed Kulbushan Jadhav on rights under Vienna Convention, will be granted consular access: Pakistan

In a verdict which is viewed as a major diplomatic win for India, the ICJ on Wednesday granted India the consular access and legal representation to Jadhav.

After vindication

Persuading Pakistan to respect the ICJ ruling on Kulbhushan Jadhav will not be easy. That task remains a political one.

Parliament Highlights: Finance bill passed in Lok Sabha

Parliament: Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad introduced The New Delhi International Arbitration Centre Bill, 2019 in Rajya Sabha for the purpose of creating an independent and autonomous regime for institutionalised arbitration.

Japan may take South Korea wartime labour dispute to ICJ

South Korea's Supreme Court last year ordered two Japanese companies to compensate the wartime workers in a ruling that Tokyo said violated international law. Japan believes the issue of compensation was settled under a 1965 treaty.

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After Masood Azhar blacklisting, ICJ verdict in Kulbhushan case isolates Pakistan

According to Indian officials, the pressure mounted against Pakistan on terrorism seems to have worked. On Wednesday, Pakistan arrested Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed on charges of terror financing.

Kulbhushan Jadhav ICJ Verdict: Govt, Oppn hail ruling; PM Modi says truth prevailed

I am sure Kulbhushan Jadhav will get justice. Our government will always work for the safety and welfare of every Indian, Modi said.

Kulbhushan Jadhav verdict: Sushma to Salve, diplomats to lawyers wrote script

Leading the way was Swaraj, who was in touch with Kulbhushan Jadhav’s family, bureaucrats, lawyers and the top Indian leadership, including Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Timeline: How Kulbhushan Jadhav case unfolded

ICJ ruled that Pakistan must review the and reconsider Jadhav’s conviction and sentence. The court granted India consular access and legal representation to Jadhav.

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