Espionage

Kulbhushan Jadhav's ​clemency appeal to be decided on merit, says Pakistan Army

Kulbhushan Jadhav's ​clemency appeal to be decided on merit, says Pakistan Army

Army chief General Qamar Javed is presently “analysing” the evidence against Kulbhushan Jadhav and will decide on his appeal on merit,” the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement.

Jul 16, 2017, 17:14 PM IST
India to appeal Kulbhushan ​Jadhav's death sentence, rejects Pak claim; says will go any extent to get him justice

India to appeal Kulbhushan ​Jadhav's death sentence, rejects Pak claim; says will go any extent to get him justice

India on Friday made it clear that it was ready to go “any extent” to get justice for Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav who has been sentenced to death in Pakistan after an army court found him guilty of espionage.

Apr 14, 2017, 22:36 PM IST
Pakistan Army officer, who went missing in Nepal, played a role in Kulbhushan Jadhav's kidnapping?

Pakistan Army officer, who went missing in Nepal, played a role in Kulbhushan Jadhav's kidnapping?

Mohammad Habib Zahir​ retired from the Pakistan Army in October 2014 but was reportedly roped in by Pakistan's spy agency, Inter-Services Intelligence, to carry out its clandestine operations.

Apr 12, 2017, 13:59 PM IST

Amid cries to free Kulbhushan Jadhav from Pakistan, NC leader spews shocker

Following External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's stern warning to Pakistan on bilateral relations, National Conference (NC) leader Mustafa Kamal spewed a shocker by supporting Pakistan on the Ku

Apr 11, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Is Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence connected with missing Pak Army ex-officer in Nepal?

Is Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence connected with missing Pak Army ex-officer in Nepal?

Indian authorities have, however, denied any knowledge about Lt Col (retd) Muhammad Habib Zahir.

Apr 11, 2017, 13:29 PM IST
Kulbhushan ​Jadhav death sentence: Options before alleged Indian 'spy' now

Kulbhushan ​Jadhav death sentence: Options before alleged Indian 'spy' now

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said New Delhi will do everything required to secure justice for Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav.

Apr 11, 2017, 13:23 PM IST
Kulbhushan ​Jadhav death sentence: This is how Pakistani media reacted

Kulbhushan ​Jadhav death sentence: This is how Pakistani media reacted

The Pakistani media described the death sentence to Kulbhushan ​Jadhav as "unprecedented", with experts weighing in the diplomatic fallout of the move.

Apr 11, 2017, 12:24 PM IST
Day after awarding death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif says he wants peace with India

Day after awarding death sentence to Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif says he wants peace with India

Amid rising tensions with India, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today described Pakistan as a peace-loving country.

Apr 11, 2017, 11:39 AM IST

Pakistan govt not planning to extradite Kulbhushan Jadhav: Sartaz Aziz

India has acknowledged Kulbhushan Jadhav as a retired Indian Navy officer but denied the allegation that he was in any way connected to the government.

Mar 03, 2017, 15:24 PM IST

Germany raids apartments of four Turkish imams suspected of spying

German Justice Minister Heiko Maas said the four imams were members of Ditib, Germany`s largest association of mosques.

Feb 15, 2017, 15:05 PM IST

Pakistan top target for foreign espionage, Senate told

In light of revelations that Pakistan is a popular target for foreign espionage, members of the Senate Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs on Thursday advised the government to take immediate steps to ensure cyber security for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its missions abroad.

Jan 19, 2017, 18:24 PM IST

US spy chiefs confront Donald Trump with Russia findings

US spy chiefs were set to confront an openly dismissive President-elect Donald Trump on Friday with their evidence that Russia mounted an unprecedented bid to disrupt the US elections by hacking his Democratic rivals.

Jan 06, 2017, 13:55 PM IST

Sweden gets written report from Assange interview in London

An Ecuadorian prosecutor interviewed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, overseen by a Swedish prosecutor and a police investigator.

Jan 05, 2017, 19:21 PM IST
Spying episode fallout: Pakistan, India may temporarily recall their envoys, says report

Spying episode fallout: Pakistan, India may temporarily recall their envoys, says report

Signalling a fresh slide in ties, Pakistan and India may temporarily recall their high commissioners and scale down the size of diplomatic staff in each other's missions in the wake of the latest diplomatic spat over the spying episode, a media report said on Friday.

Nov 04, 2016, 12:56 PM IST
After India declares one diplomat persona non grata, Pakistan may recall four embassy officials

After India declares one diplomat persona non grata, Pakistan may recall four embassy officials

On October 26, the Delhi Police trapped Pakistan's Mehmood Akhtar when he was receiving military documents from ISI agents. 

Nov 01, 2016, 09:04 AM IST
Pakistan espionage case: Samajwadi Party MP's PA arrested after questioning

Pakistan espionage case: Samajwadi Party MP's PA arrested after questioning

MP Chaudhary Munabbar Saleem's PA Farhat was detained by Crime Branch in espionage case on Friday night.

Oct 29, 2016, 16:03 PM IST
Samajwadi Party MP's PA leaked govt files to Pakistani spy? Delhi Police detains him

Samajwadi Party MP's PA leaked govt files to Pakistani spy? Delhi Police detains him

Mehmood Akhtar, a visa officer at the Pakistan High Commission, was arrested by the Delhi Police on Wednesday.

Oct 29, 2016, 11:42 AM IST
Pak spy was trying to get info for a possible terror strike: Official

Pak spy was trying to get info for a possible terror strike: Official

Akhtar was trying to gather information pertaining to deployment of security forces along the western coast, Sir Creek and Kutch areas, an official said.

Oct 28, 2016, 21:18 PM IST
India condemns Pakistan's act of expelling its High Commission staffer in Islamabad

India condemns Pakistan's act of expelling its High Commission staffer in Islamabad

India on Friday condemned the expulsion of its High Commission staffer in Islamabad, saying Pakistan has not given any justification.

Oct 28, 2016, 13:27 PM IST
After India expels Pak mission staffer, police arrest another ISI spy in Jodhpur

After India expels Pak mission staffer, police arrest another ISI spy in Jodhpur

Shoaib, the Jodhpur-based passport and visa agent allegedly involved in espionage racket, was detained near his hometown on Thursday evening.

Oct 28, 2016, 10:50 AM IST