India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
Hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani was today placed under house arrest, a day ahead of his scheduled visit to Tral town in south Kashmir Pulwama district.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 23, 2013
Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani was released today from house detention as the police personnel deployed outside his residence were removed from there.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 10, 2013
Kashmiri separatist groups today met Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's advisor Sartaj Aziz in New Delhi, drawing a sharp reaction from the BJP.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 21, 2013
Normal life was disrupted in Kashmir Valley today due to a strike called by hardline Hurriyat Conference to protest the killing of five persons in CRPF firing in Shopian, where curfew continued for the ninth consecutive day.
India | Reported by Zaffar Iqbal, Nazir Masoodi (with inputs from Agencies); edited by Mala Das | Friday September 6, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has hit out at separatists for calling a strike in the Valley to protest against renowned conductor Zubin Mehta's concert in Srinagar on Saturday.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 10, 2013
Hardline Hurriyat Conference headed by Syed Ali Shah Gelani called for a general strike in Jammu and Kashmir today after clashes in Kishtwar town on Friday.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 12, 2013
The External Affairs ministry says it would impound the passport of Kashmir's moderate separatist leader Yasin Malik, who shared the dais with 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed in Pakistan, if it receives a request.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 23, 2012
Three policemen and a woman were injured in sporadic clashes that broke out in parts of the city after security personnel tried to stop Shia mourners from taking out Muharram processions.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 18, 2012
Normal life was disrupted in the Kashmir Valley today due to a strike called by several organisations to protest against an anti-Islam film made in US which mocks the Prophet Mohammad and has enraged the Islamic world.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 28, 2012
Normal life in the valley was affected today due to a strike called by hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani to protest the killing of a youth in army firing on Tuesday.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 3, 2012
Separatists from the Kashmir valley are divided on the dialogue process between India and Pakistan. Speaking to reporters after meeting the visiting Pakistan Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Gilani in Delhi today, the moderates termed it as necessary fo...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 26, 2012
Life across Kashmir has been disrupted today due to a strike called by separatists over gutting of the over 300-year-old Dastageer Sahib sufi shrine in Khanyar area of Srinagar. Schools, colleges, offices, shops and other commercial establishments h...
India | Tanima Biswas | Friday March 2, 2012
Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has said that even if he recommended a visa for a suspected terrorist arrested in Delhi, he cannot be accused of any sort of link to the man.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 28, 2011
Anna Hazare and his organisation -India Against Corruption - has made it into the American spy agency CIA's World Factbook as a political pressure group in India, joining the league of RSS, Bajrang Dal, VHP and the Hurriyat Conference.
Wikileaks Revelations | Press Trust of India | Monday September 5, 2011
Moderate Hurriyat Conference leaders were privately in favour of hanging Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru if he was guilty but felt that he did not get adequate representation during parts of his trial, leaked US diplomatic cables have claimed.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 27, 2011
India has candidly expressed its "concern" over Pakistan's Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar's meeting with the separatist Hurriyat leadership from Kashmir on Tuesday ahead of her meeting with Foreign Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday July 27, 2011
Krishna Hina presser: The Foreign Ministers of India and Pakistan met this morning. 34-year-old Hina Rabbani Khar and SM Krishna, 45 years older than her, said they will soon release a joint statement. The Foreign Ministers will meet again in the fir...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday July 27, 2011
The Foreign Ministers of India and Pakistan have begun their talks in Delhi. 34-year-old Hina Rabbani Khar and SM Krishna, 45 years older than her, made brief statements before starting their discussions. Both struck a conciliatory note, but govern...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 10, 2011
Authorities in Srinagar have put hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani under house arrest as a preventive measure, officials said.Geelani was placed under house arrest since Thursday evening as there were apprehensions that he might lead protests after Friday prayers, the offic...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 21, 2011
Normal life across Jammu and Kashmir's summer capital Srinagar was marred on Saturday because of separatists calling a shutdown and official restrictions being put in place ahead of a rally by separatist groups.Authorities have placed Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, chairman of the moderate Hurriyat group, und...