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Pakistan frees 78 Indian fishermen

"The fishermen were released from Karachi's Landhi jail," an official of the provincial home department of Sindh, Naseem Siddiqui told AFP.

Jul 09, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

Attack on Indian prisoner in Pakistani jail: India reiterates request for consular access

Hamid Nehal Ansari, who reportedly possessed a fake Pakistani identity card, was arrested by intelligence agencies in Kohat district in November 2012. 

Aug 05, 2016, 20:46 PM IST

Indian prisoner attacked twice in Pakistani jail: Report

A 31-year-old Indian prisoner, convicted by a military court this year for possessing a fake Pakistani identity card, was attacked twice by inmates in a Peshawar jail during the last two months, his lawyer has said.

Aug 05, 2016, 13:42 PM IST

Online campaign seeks release of Mumbai man from Pakistani jail

A social group started an online petition to press for the release of Hamid N. Ansari.

Jul 09, 2016, 13:27 PM IST

Bodies of two Indian fishermen arrive from Pakistan

The bodies of two Indian fishermen hailing from Gujarat who died in a Pakistani jail arrived in Mumbai on Thursday and will be handed over to their families tomorrow.

Apr 14, 2016, 22:23 PM IST

Family seeks Kejriwal's help to get prisoner's body from Pakistan

Three days after he suffered a mysterious death in a Pakistani jail, Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh's anguished sister met Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal seeking his help to get his body back at the earliest.

Apr 14, 2016, 21:29 PM IST

Sister of Kirpal Singh meets Kejriwal

Fifty-year-old Kirpal was languishing in a Lahore jail for nearly 25 years on spying charges.

Apr 14, 2016, 19:37 PM IST
Family of Mumbai engineer jailed in Pakistan seeks his release

Family of Mumbai engineer jailed in Pakistan seeks his release

Hamid Ansari had allegedly gone to Pakistan to meet a girl he had befriended on the Internet.

Feb 17, 2016, 11:12 AM IST

163 Indian fishermen released by Pakistan to reach Gujarat on Tuesday

The 163 Indian fishermen released by Pakistan will be handed over to a seven-member Gujarat government team, by Amritsar district collectorate officials on Tuesday, a senior Gujarat fisheries department official said.

Aug 03, 2015, 20:40 PM IST

Man involved in climbers' massacre escapes from Pakistani jail

Two prisoners, including one involved in the brutal killing of 10 foreign climbers at a Nanga Parbat peak base camp in 2013, Friday escaped from a Pakistani jail in northern Gilgit-Baltistan region.

Feb 27, 2015, 12:22 PM IST

Gujarat fisherman's body arrives in Mumbai from Pakistan

Fifty-five days after his death in a Pakistani jail under mysterious circumstances, the body of a Gujarat fisherman was flown to Mumbai from where it is being brought to his native village in the state on Friday.

Sep 19, 2014, 13:39 PM IST

Body of Gujarat fisherman who died in Pak jail to be flown back home

The mortal remains of a Gujarat fisherman, who died under mysterious conditions in a Pakistani jail in July, will be flown back home on September 18 to Mumbai, from where he will be taken to his native village.

Sep 15, 2014, 15:33 PM IST

Indian prisoner found dead in Pakistani jail

An Indian prisoner has been found dead in a Pakistani jail, reports said on Tuesday.

Feb 04, 2014, 15:10 PM IST

Talks on to bestow title of martyr on Chamel: Omar

Omar Abdullah on Saturday said talks are being held with the Centre to bestow the title of martyr on Chamel Singh, who died in a Pakistani jail, and to award a compensation to his family.

May 25, 2013, 20:17 PM IST

BJP, Congress spar over Sarabjit`s death

Sarabjit Singh`s death after the brutal attack in a Pakistani jail led to a political slugfest with BJP blaming "weak" foreign policy of UPA.

May 02, 2013, 23:35 PM IST

Indian judges visit Sarabjit in hospital, meet jail inmates

Indian members of an Indo-Pak judicial committee on prisoners on Tuesday visited Sarabjit Singh who is in a comatose condition at a hospital here after being assaulted by inmates last week in a Pakistani jail.

Apr 30, 2013, 23:30 PM IST

Attack on Sarabjit shows failure of India`s foreign policy: BJP

BJP on Saturday attacked the government for not taking concrete steps in Sarabjit Singh`s case, saying the attack on the Indian prisoner inside a Pakistani jail reflects the "total failure" of India`s foreign policy.

Apr 27, 2013, 21:48 PM IST

Lahore court issues notice to Pak govt on petition seeking release of Indian prisoners

The Lahore High Court has issued a notice to the interior and foreign affairs secretaries on a petition seeking release from Pakistani jail of two Indian prisoners.

Feb 16, 2013, 22:11 PM IST

Indian official needed for autopsy on dead Indian prisoner

An autopsy to establish the cause of death of Indian national Chambail Singh, would be carried out only when an Indian official was present.

Feb 15, 2013, 19:51 PM IST

Indian prisoner in Pakistani jail dead

The Indian national was about to complete his five-year imprisonment on charges of espionage.

Jan 25, 2013, 14:20 PM IST