Saturday, 29 January, 2022
TopicKulbhushan Jadhav

Topic: Kulbhushan Jadhav

‘Codifies shortcomings’: India on Pakistan’s law allowing Kulbhushan Jadhav right to appeal

MEA said Pakistan continues to deny unimpeded and unhindered consular access to Jadhav and has failed to create an atmosphere in which a fair trial can be conducted.

‘Come with a plan and not as a plaintiff’ – What Jaishankar told me before ICJ elections

In ‘India vs UK’, former diplomat Syed Akbaruddin writes that India was prompted to enter the ICJ election ring in the wake of the Kulbhushan Jadhav case.

India asks Pakistan to review bill that gives right appeal to Kulbhushan Jadhav

MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagchi also called upon Pakistan to comply with the judgment of ICJ in the case related to Jadhav and grant consular access to India without further delay.

Pakistan court adjourns hearing of plea to appoint Kulbhushan Jadhav’s counsel till 5 October

According to a report in The Express Tribune, Islamabad HC Tuesday adjourned the hearing of the govt's plea at the request of the Attorney General for Pakistan Khalid Javed Khan.

Pakistan National Assembly passes bill giving right of appeal to Kulbhushan Jadhav

The ICJ (Review and Re-consideration) Bill, 2020 is aimed at allowing alleged Indian spy Jadhav to have consular access in line with the International Court of Justice verdict.

Pakistan court asks India to cooperate in legal proceeding of Kulbhushan Jadhav case

Attorney General for Pakistan argued that the Indian govt deliberately avoided joining court proceedings and was raising objections to a trial before a Pakistani court.

Pakistan trying to link Kulbhushan Jadhav case with another prisoner’s, says India

MEA says India's representative in the other prisoner's case misrepresented the position of the High Commission, and appears to have acted under pressure from Pakistan.

Pakistan’s parliamentary panel approves bill for review of Kulbhushan Jadhav’s conviction

Federal Minister for Law and Justice Farogh Naseem had warned that if the bill was not adopted, Pakistan could face sanctions for not complying with the ICJ's verdict.

Pakistan HC sets hearing on appointment of defence counsel for Kulbhushan Jadhav on 6 Oct

This comes after Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson had earlier rejected India's demand for an Indian lawyer or a Queen's counsel.

India says its lawyer or Queen’s counsel must represent Kulbhushan Jadhav in Pakistan

The MEA also stated that Pakistan govt hasn't been able to fulfil its obligations on implementation of ICJ judgment in letter and spirit.

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