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”.


Pakistan takes hard line on Kulbhushan Jadhav: No plan for consular access again

India responded cautiously, with Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar saying they will continue to try for “full implementation of ICJ judgement”. He said they are in touch with Pakistan through diplomatic channels.

Pakistan: Won't give India another consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav

Meanwhile, Pakistan foreign ministry spokesperson Mohammad Faisal also announced that Pakistan would charge $20 per person as service fee for the Kartarpur Corridor. "Pakistan will charge $20 per person as service fees, not entrance fees, for Kartarpur Corridor," Faisal said.


Kulbhushan Jadhav under pressure to back Pakistan narrative: India after first meeting

India’s assertion came after India’s Acting High Commissioner in Islamabad Gaurav Ahluwalia met Kulbhushan Jadhav at 12.30 pm IST for “two hours”, a day after Pakistan granted consular access in line with a ruling by the ICJ.

Kulbhushan Jadhav under extreme pressure to parrot Pak’s untenable claims: India

This is the first time that an Indian diplomat was allowed consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav.

India accepts Consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav: 'Hope meeting today free, fair and effective'

India was “studying" Pakistan's Sunday evening offer as it did not want the meeting to become a “sham” and a “propaganda exercise”, like the one that took place in December 2017, when Jadhav’s mother and wife went to see him, sources said. 

Express daily briefing: Assam MLAs call NRC 'faulty'; Pak grants consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav today; and more

From MLAs across political parties in Assam showing discontent with the final NRC draft to Pakistan granting consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav on Monday, here's the top news this morning.


New offer from Pakistan: Consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav today

Delhi is “studying the offer”, government sources told The Indian Express. This is the second time that Pakistan has said it is offering consular access to Jadhav, after a previous move in early August.

Kulbhushan Jadhav to get Consular access tomorrow, says Pakistan Foreign Ministry

Jadhav has been in jail in Pakistan since March 2016. The former Indian Navy officer was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism. 

'Come and collect your Re 1 fee for Kulbhushan Jadhav case': Sushma Swaraj told Harish Salve before cardiac arrest

Narrating the sequence of events, Senior Advocate Harish Salve said that he considered Sushma Swaraj as an elder sister and was "simply stunned" to hear about her demise.

Consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav: What ICJ ordered; Pakistan has ‘offered’ to India

The Hague-based International Court of Justice (ICJ) had ordered on July 17 that Pakistan must undertake an “effective review and reconsideration” of Jadhav’s conviction and sentencing, and grant consular access to him without delay.


Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan Army Chief ‘analysing’ evidence, to decide on mercy plea soon

According to The Defence Experts, Pakistan is trying to solve the Kulbhushan Jadhav case on its own due to lack of evidences against former Indian Naval officer. Jadhav has been awarded death sentence by a Pakistani military court on the charges of espionage. In a major blow to Pakistan, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in May […]

Opinion | ICJ's Verdict On Kulbhushan Jadhav Definitely Not The Final Word

India on Monday demanded immediate suspension of Kulbhushan Jadhav’s death sentence, expressing fears that Pakistan could execute him even before the hearing at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) was over. India’s forceful submission was made as the ICJ began hearing the case of the 46-year-old former Navy officer who was arrested on March 3 […]