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Kulbhushan Jadhav is a former Indian Navy officer who was arrested in Pakistan on charges of espionage. He was, on Aprill 10, 2017, sentenced to death by a military court in Pakistan for “espionage and subversive activities”. India responded by saying that if the execution takes place, it will “regard it as a case of premeditated murder”.


Have not received any communication from Pakistan on Kulbhushan Jadhav case: MEA

August 06, 2020 8:16 pm

"We have not received any communication from Pakistan in this regard," external affairs ministry spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said at an online media briefing.

Explained: A Pakistan lawyer for Kulbhushan Jadhav and other developments

August 05, 2020 9:36 am

Kulbhushan Jadhav, a retired officer of the Indian Navy, was arrested allegedly on March 3, 2016, but India was informed only on March 25, 2016, when the Pakistan Foreign Secretary raised the matter with the Indian High Commissioner in Islamabad.

Pakistan court appoints three senior lawyers as amici curiae in Kulbhushan Jadhav's case

August 04, 2020 2:23 pm

A two-member bench of the Islamabad High Court appointed the three lawyers on Monday as it held a hearing of the petition filed by the Pakistan government to appoint a lawyer for Jadhav.

Give India another chance to appoint lawyer for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Pakistan court

August 04, 2020 8:02 am

Pakistan’s Attorney General Khalid Javed Khan told reporters on Monday that the court asked the Pakistan government to allow Indian authorities to appoint a lawyer who is licensed to practice in Pakistan.

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan has blocked all avenues for effective remedy, says MEA

July 24, 2020 10:45 am

Alleging that the meeting of Consular officers with Jadhav on July 16 was scuttled by authorities, MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava also said Pakistan adopted a "farcical approach" in handling the case.

Not allowed free access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, Indian consular officials leave meeting

July 17, 2020 1:22 am

After India recently requested the Pakistani side for an unimpeded, unhindered and unconditional consular access to Jadhav, the Pakistan side agreed to grant access on July 16.

Kulbhushan Jadhav was 'visibly under stress', consular officers not given unimpeded access by Pakistan: MEA

July 16, 2020 8:22 pm

Last week, Pakistan claimed that Kulbhushan Jadhav, a former Indian Navy officer who is on death row on charges of spying, had refused to file a review petition.

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pak Senator slams govt for not tabling ordinance on foreign nationals' review petition

July 16, 2020 4:07 pm

Pakistan enacted an ordinance called the “International Court of Justice Review and Reconsideration Ordinance 2020” on May 20 under which a petition for the review of a military court''s decision can be made to Islamabad High Court through an application within 60 days of its promulgation.

India exploring legal options in Kulbhushan Jadhav case: MEA

July 09, 2020 10:12 pm

On Wednesday, Pakistan’s officials said that Jadhav, who is on death row on charges of spying and terrorist activities in Pakistan, refused to file an appeal in the Islamabad High Court against his conviction despite being offered the option.

Daily briefing: Covid transmission rate goes up; Cart puller arrested over recovery damages for anti-CAA riots

July 09, 2020 9:16 am

From the Indian and Chinese troops deciding to move back in the Hot Springs sector to former former Indian Navy official Kulbushan Jadhav's alleged refusal to file an appeal against his death sentence, here are the top stories from the print edition today.