The exchange of the lists of prisoners comes days after Indian death-row prisoner Jadhav met his family on December 25 in Islamabad.
Mr Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court a year ago on charges of espionage and sabotage, allegations which New Delhi has dismissed as false. New Delhi says Mr Jadhav was kidnapped in Iran, where he had legitimate business interests, and brought to Pakistan.
Another statement indicated that they also exchanged the list of Indian or Pakistani people imprisoned in each neighboring country in accordance with the Agreement on Consular Access between India and Pakistan, signed on May 31st, 2008.
According to an external affairs ministry release, the two sides exchanged the list under the Agreement on the Prohibition of Attack against Nuclear installations between India and Pakistan.
The agreement contains the provision that both countries inform each other of their nuclear installations and facilities on 1 January every year. "Pakistan will release 146 fishermen on January 8", it said.
A boy holds yellow tape surrounding the site in front of Mar Mina church, in Helwan , Cairo on December 29, 2017. At least three people have been killed after a gunman opened fire at a Coptic Christian church in Egypt.
The tragic result was the deaths of at least 12 people, including at least four children, the New York Police Department said . He was staying with a family that escaped the fire safely, but no one could find Mensah, despite checking four hospitals.
Millions of Whovians will be anxiously awaiting the first words from Whittaker's Thirteenth Doctor which will close the episode. Capaldi's tenure coincided with an overall darker era; he filmed, an appropriately numbered, twelve 12-rated episodes.
Uber posted a blog December 11 that describes the spike the company saw in ride requests between 8-11 p.m. on New Year's Eve 2016. As you solidify your New Year's Eve plans to bid 2017 adieu, there's a new effort to keep you safe after you celebrate.
He said that Turkey and Russian Federation have "robust and significant" defense-trade and military-sales relationship. Several allies are also concerned as the system can not be integrated into NATO's existing military architecture.
Thousands of out-patients were affected across Karnataka on Tuesday due to a private doctors' strike against a new medical bill. IMA is upset over the clause pertaining to the recognition of other medical qualifications in NMC Bill.
An official in Arak, around 300 kilometres (190 miles) southwest of Tehran, said 80 people had been detained there overnight. A large section of society believes thre is "no accountabiility over where money is being spent", he said.
Subsequent camera angles showed a blatant offensive pass interference penalty committed by Alabama that went uncalled. Alabama opened as a four-point favorite over Georgia for next week's College Football Playoff championship game.
Instagram to show "Recommended Posts" on your home feed
Instagram is rolling out recommended posts to its users, a new reality first revealed via a test spotted in early December. I don't even see 75% of the people I'm following posts but now @ Instagram is sticking " recommended posts " in my feed.
Weather service once again warns of risky wind chills
The warmest day of the week is Wednesday, with highs pushing the 30 degree mark, temperatures are still well below average. At times there has been a noticeable wind, giving us a wind chill value ranging form positive to negative numbers.
Chrissy Teigen Live Tweets From Aboard Nightmare Flight
After landing back at LAX, things got even more interesting and Teigen held it together by Tweeting every second of her adventure. The airline said the turnaround was a required part of security procedures when someone gets on the wrong flight.
Everton line up £25m striker as January signing
If we are to just maintain our position, because we have started to struggle to create chances and score goals in recent matches . Reports have linked Everton with a £25m move for Tosun , but Sky Sports News understands a deal has yet to be formally agreed.