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Tag Archives: Balochistan

Pakistan, India spar over spy Kulbhushan Jadhav

Indians have been calling for Pakistan to release Jadhav

ISLAMABAD/NEW DELHI: The meeting of an Indian “spy” with his family in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad, has sparked a diplomatic spat between the two countries, with India accusing Pakistan of putting words in convict’s mouth and harassing his family – charges the country denies. Kulbhushan Jadhav, an Indian citizen, was ...

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Jadhav’s mother, wife depart after meeting convicted spy

Jadhav mother wife depart meeting convicted spy

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani authorities allowed an Indian national sentenced to death for spying to see his family for the first time since his arrest, a rare and highly-anticipated meeting arranged amid tight security in Islamabad. Kulbushan Sudhir Jadhav, clad in a blue jacket, met with his wife and mother at the foreign ministry ...

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ISIS claims responsibility for Quetta church blast

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At least nine people were killed and more than 50 wounded when two suicide bombers attacked a church in Quetta during a service Sunday, just over a week before Christmas, police said. Two women were among the dead at a Methodist church , said provincial Home Secretary Akbar Harifal. Several of the ...

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London takes down anti-Pakistan ads from buses

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LONDON: Transport authorities in London issued instructions on Wednesday to remove “Free Balochistan” advertisements from more than 100 buses on the ground that they did not comply with guidelines. Earlier, the similar advertisements appeared on London taxis and billboards, which were later taken down by the authorities following complaints through diplomatic channels in ...

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UN’s ICJ to deliver order on Jadhav case today

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HAGUE: The International Court of Justice (ICJ) will rule today (Thursday) on an urgent bid by India to stop Pakistan from carrying out a death sentence on its spy Kulbushan Jadhav. In the hearing on Monday, lawyers for New Delhi had urged the UN court to halt Jadhav’s execution. Jadhav was ...

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India will do everything to release Jadhav, says Indian home minister

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NEW DELHI: Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that India will do everything possible to release the Indian spy, Kulbhushan Jadhav. Field General Court Martial (FGCM) on Monday gave Kulbhushan Jadhav a death sentence after trial for his involvement in espionage and sabotage activities in Karachi and Balochistan. While talking ...

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Pakistan awards death sentence to Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav

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RAWALPINDI: Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was arrested in Pakistan for espionage and sabotage activities, has been handed down death sentence by the military court, confirmed the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). The man, named by the army as Kulbushan Sudhir Jadhav who also goes by the alias Hussein Mubarak Patel, ...

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Russia, Pakistan, China seek to crack Afghan conundrum

ISLAMABAD: In international diplomacy, there are no permanent friends or foes. This oft-repeated cliché perfectly illustrates the current transformation of Pakistan-Russia relationship. When Afghanistan was in turmoil in the 1980s, Moscow and Islamabad were in opposite camps. But their Cold War rivalry has taken a dramatic turn. And the two ...

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Trade caravan from China reaches Pakistan through CPEC route

GWADAR: The caravan consisted of 50 trucks travelling through Khunjerab amid strict security by the Pakistan Army. The Chinese goods will be exported to different countries through the Gwadar port. The caravan left China on October 31 and reached Gwadar in 11 days – a journey which would otherwise have ...

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