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Techie returns a free man 8 years after drifting into Pakistan

Techie returns a free man 8 years after drifting into Pakistan

Yudhvir Rana & Bella Jaisinghani, TNN MUMBAI: Vile Parle resident Hansaben Parmar’s agonizingly long wait for her son finally ended on Thursday. Eight years after Bhavesh strayed across the...
Editorial

Editorial

Just when relations between India and Pakistan were on the verge of normalcy, something untoward happened that suspended the gains of the last few years, at least momentarily. A disturbing thought,...
Indian SC orders release of Dr Khalil Chishti

Indian SC orders release of Dr Khalil Chishti

NEW DELHI: The Indian Supreme Court (SC) has issued orders to release Pakistani microbiologist Dr Muhammad Khalil Chishti. Khalil Chishti, 80, was allowed to go home on ‘compassionate...
Three Pakistanis serving life in Indian jail to be freed next year

Three Pakistanis serving life in Indian jail to be freed next year

Jan Khaskheli Karachi Collective efforts by Pakistani and Indian civil society members and human rights activists have borne fruit as three Pakistani fishermen languishing in an Indian jail for 13...
Sarabjit Singh

Sarabjit Singh

The Lahore High Court has allowed Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh to meet his lawyer on humanitarian grounds, in response to a petition filed by Advocate Sheikh against Punjab home secretary and IG...
CASE UDATES: Cross-border prisoners

CASE UDATES: Cross-border prisoners

Bhavesh Parmar Indian prisoner Bhavesh Parmar Kantilal, 32, who had strayed across the border by train in a disturbed state of mind in 2007, completed his awarded sentence in 2010 but remains...
Indian activists urge govt to return Pakistani prisoner’s body

Indian activists urge govt to return Pakistani prisoner’s body

Karachi: Indian activists are pressuring their government to promptly release the body of Nawaz Ali Jat, the 32-year old Pakistani fisherman prisoner who died in India on September 8, 2012....
46 fishermen to reach Wagah today

46 fishermen to reach Wagah today

Our Correspondent Karachi The Indian government on Thursday released 46 Pakistani fishermen out of the promised 51. These fishermen will be received by a delegation of the Fishermen Cooperative...
Indian activists urge govt to return Pakistani prisoner’s body

Indian activists urge govt to return Pakistani prisoner’s body

Karachi Indian activists are pressuring their government to promptly release the body of Nawaz Ali Jat, the 32-year old Pakistani fisherman prisoner who died in India on September 8, 2012....
Pakistani fisherman dies in Indian jail

Pakistani fisherman dies in Indian jail

Jan Khaskheli Karachi: Nawaz Ali Jat, a 32-year-old Pakistani fisherman, died on Wednesday after protracted illness in Civil Hospital Ahmedabad, Gujrat, India, after languishing in an Indian prison...