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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”.


Pakistan court asks India to appoint lawyer for Kulbhushan Jadhav by April 13

March 03, 2022 9:58 pm

After hearing both sides, the Hague-based ICJ issued a verdict in July, 2019, asking Pakistan to give India consular access to Jadhav and also ensure review of his conviction.

Pakistan passes law to give Kulbhushan Jadhav review option, Delhi believes not enough, ‘nothing new’

November 18, 2021 2:32 am

A joint sitting of the Senate and the National Assembly passed a set of laws, including one to enable Jadhav to appeal against his conviction — paving the way to implement an order of the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

Kulbhushan ‘espionage’ case: Pakistan parliament passes Bill to provide right of review and reconsideration

November 17, 2021 8:57 pm

Pakistan’s leading daily Dawn reported that the International Court of Justice (Review and Re-consideration) Bill, 2020, was moved by Pakistan’s Law Minister Farogh Nasim in the joint sitting of the parliament and it was passed with a majority vote.

India 'misrepresenting' ICJ verdict in Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan

June 19, 2021 8:19 pm

India on Thursday asked Pakistan to address the "shortcomings" in a bill brought out to facilitate reviewing the case of Jadhav, saying the proposed law does not create a mechanism to reconsider it as mandated by the ICJ.

India demands review of Pak Bill linked to Kulbhushan Jadhav’s right to appeal

June 18, 2021 5:13 am

“We call upon Pakistan to take appropriate steps to address the shortcomings in the bill,” Ministry of External Affairs’ official spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said.

Pakistan court adjourns Kulbhushan Jadhav's case till October 5

June 16, 2021 11:00 am

Jadhav, the 50-year-old retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism in April 2017.

Pakistan's National Assembly passes bill to give right of appeal to Kulbhushan Jadhav

June 11, 2021 12:42 pm

India approached the ICJ against Pakistan for denial of consular access to Jadhav and challenging the death sentence.

Pakistan court asks India to cooperate in Jadhav case

May 06, 2021 12:29 pm

The Chief Justice asked Attorney General Khalid Jawed Khan to remind the Indian government that appearing before the court did not mean a waiver of sovereignty and the court had acknowledged their sovereign rights.

Pakistan trying to link Kulbhushan Jadhav case with another: MEA

December 04, 2020 7:42 am

At a media briefing, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said, “Pakistan is trying to link the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav with another prisoner’s case.”

Top Indian diplomat in Pak wants to explain India's stance on Jadhav's counsel appointment: IHC told

December 02, 2020 1:36 pm

The Attorney General, Khalid Jawed Khan, suggested to the court that the Indian deputy high commissioner could come but India should engage a counsel first for the case.