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Kulbhushan Jadhav case: ICJ sets 15 May for next public hearing, to focus on provisional measures against execution
India

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: ICJ sets 15 May for next public hearing, to focus on provisional measures against execution

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will on 15 May hold public hearings in the case of retired Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court.

Kulbhushan Jadhav row: International Court of Justice stays former naval officer's hanging by Pakistan
India

Kulbhushan Jadhav row: International Court of Justice stays former naval officer's hanging by Pakistan

The International Court of Justice has stayed the hanging of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of "spying", reports said.

Nayana's memories give me the strength to fight, says husband Abhijit Pujari
India

Nayana's memories give me the strength to fight, says husband Abhijit Pujari

After eight years, all the three accused in the Nayana Pujari gangrape and murder case were sentenced to death on Tuesday. Firstpost spoke with Nayana's husband Abhijit Pujari, who though satisfied with the sentence, believes the fight is far from over.

Nayana Pujari rape and murder case: Pune court gives death sentence to all three convicts
India

Nayana Pujari rape and murder case: Pune court gives death sentence to all three convicts

The Shivaji Nagar court in Pune, on Tuesday, delivered death sentence to all three convicts in the October 2009 Nayana Pujari gangrape and murder case.

2012 Delhi gangrape verdict: Respect women, end rape, millennials speak up in one voice
India

2012 Delhi gangrape verdict: Respect women, end rape, millennials speak up in one voice

Murmurs of exaltation and disparagement would always be heard no matter what the judgment is. The only worry is will the word 'rape' ever disappear from the dictionary or is there another Jyoti Singh unknowingly waiting to be taken down the gory path again?

2012 Delhi gangrape verdict: Death penalty for the convicts doesn't punish a society steeped in patriarchy
India

2012 Delhi gangrape verdict: Death penalty for the convicts doesn't punish a society steeped in patriarchy

The Supreme Court, on Saturday, upheld the conviction of four persons who were charged with raping and murdering a 23-year-old physiotherapy intern in New Delhi, thereby bringing an end to the legal battle that followed the 2012 Delhi gangrape case.

December 2012 gangrape case: Ahead of Supreme Court ruling, here's a look back at the 2014 Delhi HC verdict
India

December 2012 gangrape case: Ahead of Supreme Court ruling, here's a look back at the 2014 Delhi HC verdict

The Supreme Court's verdict is especially important because the Delhi High Court had in 2014 awarded death sentence to the Delhi gangrape convicts.

Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Pakistan says consular access will be on merit basis
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Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Pakistan says consular access will be on merit basis

The decision to provide consular access to alleged India 'spy' Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been awarded death sentence in Pakistan, will be taken on merit, the Foreign Office said on Thursday.

Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Mother appeals for son's release, seeks to meet him
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Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Mother appeals for son's release, seeks to meet him

The mother of alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav has filed an appeal with Pakistan seeking Islamabad's intervention for the release of her son who has been sentenced to death and expressed a desire to meet him.

Kulbhushan Jadhav row: India demands consular access in meeting with Pakistan foreign secretary
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Kulbhushan Jadhav row: India demands consular access in meeting with Pakistan foreign secretary

Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale will be meeting Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua to discuss the Kulbhushan Jadhav issue on Wednesday.

Kulbhushan Jadhav row: Delhi High Court dismisses plea asking to approach ICJ to free former naval officer
India

Kulbhushan Jadhav row: Delhi High Court dismisses plea asking to approach ICJ to free former naval officer

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed a plea seeking direction to the government to approach the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for securing the release from Pakistan of alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav.

Kulbhushan Jadhav saga is a nefarious game played between Indian, Pakistani intelligence agencies
India

Kulbhushan Jadhav saga is a nefarious game played between Indian, Pakistani intelligence agencies

As New Delhi hopes for dialogue with Islamabad, foreign policy cognoscenti know that the Kulbhushan Jadhav saga involves the two intelligence agencies more.

Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Pakistan rules out consular access, says it's against law
India

Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Pakistan rules out consular access, says it's against law

Upping the ante, Pakistan's army on Monday ruled out consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, days after India had made a strong case for the access to the Indian prisoner on death row.

Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Pakistans top Generals say no compromise will be made on verdict
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Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Pakistans top Generals say no compromise will be made on verdict

Pakistan's top military Generals on Thursday decided not to make any "compromise" on the death sentence given to Indian national Kulbushan Jadhav on spying charges, notwithstanding India's stern warning that his hanging will have serious consequences on the bilateral ties.

Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Consular access was denied 13 times, says MEA's Gopal Baglay
India

Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence: Consular access was denied 13 times, says MEA's Gopal Baglay

Kulbhushan Jadhav is an innocent Indian who is a retired member of the Indian navy and these two things were conveyed to Pakistan in March 2016, Gopal Baglay, spokesperson of Ministry of External Affairs said in a press briefing on Thursday.

Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence: Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif rules out immediate execution
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Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence: Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif rules out immediate execution

Kulbhushan Jadhav, an alleged Indian 'spy' who has been awarded death sentence by a military court in Pakistan, will not be immediately executed, Defence Min­ister Khawaja Mohammad Asif has said.

Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence: Five things India can do to deal with Pakistan
India

Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence: Five things India can do to deal with Pakistan

Despite the outrage, the government will have to calmly and objectively look at the options available to bring Kulbhushan Jadhav back.

Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: Amnesty says Pakistan military court violating international standards
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Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: Amnesty says Pakistan military court violating international standards

By sentencing Indian national Kulbushan Jadhav to death, Pakistan's military court system has once again showed how it "rides roughshod over international standards", Amnesty International said.

Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: Verdict reveals Pakistan's irresponsible side; all eyes on Modi's reaction
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Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: Verdict reveals Pakistan's irresponsible side; all eyes on Modi's reaction

Pakistan's unprecedented act of awarding death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav presents one of the biggest diplomatic challenge to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and the people of India would be watching his reponse to the situation.

Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: A look at the timeline of events since alleged Indian spy's arrest
India

Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: A look at the timeline of events since alleged Indian spy's arrest

Kulbhushan Jadhav's secret trial and subsequent death sentence by a Pakistani military court shook India which was hoping another way out of his imprisonment. Here's a timeline recording events since Jadhav's arrest in March 2016.