AFZAL GURU EXECUTION

  • Sense of stress on Indo-Pak ties: Salman Khurshid March 15, 2013

    Salman Khurshid, in an interview to CNN-IBN's Bhupendra Chaubey, said that India's ties with Pakistan were constantly evolving and they were not a switch-on, switch-off affair. ...
  • Afzal resolution: India cancels hockey tour with Pakistan March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Amidst uproar in India over Pakistan's resolution against Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's execution, sources say the government has called of the India-Pakistan Hockey series. The series was scheduled to be held from April 5 in India. India-Pakistan Hockey matches were also scheduled to be held in Pakistan...
  • Live: Parliament condemns Pak move on Afzal, says J&K is a part of India March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: 2:35 pm: BJP leader Blabir Punj says, "By adopting their resolution, they (Pakistan) have openly admitted they encourage terror." 2:33 pm: Rajya Sabha Speaker Hamid Ansari reads out resolution, says the resolution has been adopted unanimously. "Any attempt of any quarter to interfere with any affairs of India will...
  • Pak passes resolution on Afzal, India says 'don't interfere' March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: India has reacted strongly to a resolution passed by the Pakistani Parliament condemning Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's execution and demanding that his body be returned to his family. External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said that Pakistan has no jurisdiction over action taken by the Government of India...
  • Pakistan reacts cautiously to Afzal Guru's execution February 11, 2013

    Islamabad: Pakistan on February 11 reacted cautiously to the execution of Afzal Guru, hanged for his role in the 2001 attack on the Indian parliament, saying it did not want to "go into details" of his trial. Responding to a question regarding the hanging of Guru, Foreign Office spokesman Moazzam Khan...
  • Would've preferred it if Guru's execution didn't happen: Omar February 10, 2013

    Srinagar: An angry Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday said that the UPA government will have to prove to Kashmiris and to the wider world that the execution of Afzal Guru was not a "selective one". Speaking to CNNIBN a day after the Parliament attack convict was...
  • Afzal Guru's family informed about execution through speed post: Home Secretary February 9, 2013

    New Delhi: The family of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru has been informed about his hanging by the Tihar authorities through Speed Post and the J&K government was taken into confidence before his execution, the Centre said on Saturday. "They (Tihar jail authorities) intimated the family through Speed Post, registered post...