Consular Access To Kulbhushan Jadhav Granted

Acting On ICJ Verdict, Pakistan To Grant Consular Access To Kulbhushan Jadhav

After International Court of Justice (ICJ) held Pakistan of violating the Vienna Convention, Islamabad on July 19, 2019, said modalities are being worked out to grant consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav. “Pursuant to the decision of the ICJ, Commander Kulbhushan Jadhav has been informed of his rights under Article 36, Paragraph 1(b) of the Vienna […]

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ICJ Stays Kulbhushan Jadhavs Execution

ICJ Stays Kulbhushan Jadhav’s Execution, Directs Pakistan To Review His Death Sentence And To Give Consular Access [Read Judgment]

In a major diplomatic and legal victory for India in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on July 17, 2019, directed Pakistan to review his conviction and, until then, put his death sentence on hold. The International Court also asked Pakistan to allow India consular access at the earliest. The direction came […]

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Mumbai Terror Attack Mastermind Hafiz Saeed

Pakistan Arrests 26/11 Mumbai Terror Attack Mastermind Hafiz Saeed

In a major development, Pakistan today (July 17, 2019) arrested 26/11 mastermind, Hafiz Saeed, while he was on his way to Gujranwala from Lahore. As per reports, he has been sent to jail on judicial remand. He was arrested by the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) of Punjab Police (Pakistan’s). The arrest came amidst growing pressure by […]

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Former SC Judge Justice AK Sikri Appointed As Judge Of Singapore International Commercial Court

Former SC Judge Justice AK Sikri Appointed As Judge Of Singapore International Commercial Court

Former Supreme Court judge, Justice A.K. Sikri has been appointed as an international judge of the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC). In a press release published today (July 15, 2019) on the official website of the Singapore Prime Minister’s office, it is stated that the President of the Republic of Singapore, on the advice of the Prime […]

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