India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 9, 2015
Chairman of separatist Democratic Freedom Party Shabir Shah, National Front chairman Nayeem Ahmad Khan and prominent Shia cleric Aga Syed Hassan -- who is also president of Anjuman-e-Sharie Shian -- announced that they have joined the Geelani-led Hurriyat group.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday September 2, 2015
A three-member delegation from the Hurriyat Conference belonging to the Syed Ali Shah Geelani faction met Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit on Tuesday, and handed over a confidential letter for Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
India News | NDTV.com | Sunday August 23, 2015
There were massive protests outside Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani's residence in Srinagar this morning after the police refused to allow his party, the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat,to hold a seminar.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nidhi Razdan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 21, 2015
Kashmiri separatists were placed under house arrest and released within two hours on Thursday as the government sent out a strong message that it would not allow them to meet with Pakistan's Sartaj Aziz, who is arriving in India for talks on Sunday. "If Sartaj Aziz wants to call off talks, so be it," sources told NDTV. Pakistan has firmly refused t...
India News | Reported by Nidhi Razdan, Nazir Masoodi | Thursday August 20, 2015
The confusion that impelled the house arrest and then the release, two hours later, of Kashmiri separatists in Srinagar is matched by an equally befuddling explanation of just who called the shots.
India News | Aashna Harjani | Thursday August 20, 2015
India is opposed to any meeting, sources said, between Kashmiri separatists and Pakistan's National Security Advisor or NSA Sartaz Aziz, who is scheduled to arrive in Delhi on Sunday to hold talks on terror with his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval.
Opinion | Omar Abdullah | Thursday August 20, 2015
I wish the government of India attached as much importance to not losing face as the Chinese, because today, the Modi government has lost face, big time.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday August 20, 2015
In a move that telegraphed confusion on a crucial issue, Kashmiri separatists invited to meet Pakistan's Sartaj Aziz on Sunday were placed under house arrest and then freed around two hours later on Thursday.
India News | Reported by Nidhi Razdan | Wednesday August 19, 2015
India will not call off next week's talks with Pakistan's National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz despite the fact that he will meet with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi, said government sources today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Hurriyat's Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has conveyed to Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit his "concerns" over the non-inclusion of Kashmir in the recent bilateral talks between Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Nawaz Sharif in Russia.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday July 22, 2015
After a two-month controversy, a passport has been issued to Hurriyat's Syed Ali Shah Geelani.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
The Home Ministry on Monday sought a report from the Enforcement Directorate on its claim about common link between the money received by Firdous Ahmad Shah, a member of Syed Ali Shah Geelani's hardline Hurriyat Conference, and financiers of 26/11 attack.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
In the first of its kind chargesheet filed by the ED against terror funding in Jammu and Kashmir, Firdous Ahmad Shah, a member of Geelani's Hurriyat Conference, was today charged in connection with use of money sent from Italy allegedly for terror financing.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday July 15, 2015
In a surprise snub to Pakistan, the Hurriyat and the leader of its hardline faction Syed Ali Shah Geelani will "boycott" the Eid Milan being hosted by Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit in Delhi on July 21.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from agencies) | Friday July 3, 2015
Clashes broke out between the police and supporters of Syed Ali Shah Geelani in Anantnag district of south Kashmir after the police detained the Kashmiri separatist hours before his scheduled public address.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 12, 2015
Nearly two months after hardline Hurriyat leader Masarat Alam Bhat was arrested, Jammu and Kashmir government today strongly opposed his shifting from a Jammu jail to the valley.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 12, 2015
Flags of dreaded terror group Islamic State (ISIS) along with those of Pakistan were hoisted today in at least two places in Kashmir during protests over the killing of a separatist activist by unknown gunmen on Tuesday.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Aashna Harjani | Friday June 5, 2015
Hardline separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Friday completed formalities in Srinagar to apply for a passport after the police released him from house arrest this morning.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 22, 2015
The government has said it will consider the passport application of hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani only after he completes the formalities and indicated that it was not averse to approving it.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 21, 2015
The request of hardline Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani for passport will be processed on "merit" depending on completion of "formalities" by him, the Union Home Ministry said today, amid a row over the issue that has divided ruling PDP and BJP in Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 21, 2015
Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's request for a passport has become a new pinprick in ties between the People's Democratic Party and the BJP, which co-govern Jammu and Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 2, 2015
Slamming Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's demand for restricting Amarnath Yatra to 30 days, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh today said separatists had become "irrelevant" in the state and were trying to communalise the issue to seek attention.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from agencies) | Friday May 1, 2015
Pakistani flags were waved by supporters of Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani at a rally that he addressed today in Tral, south Kashmir, after Friday prayers.
India News | Edited by Toral Varia Deshpande | Friday April 24, 2015
Kashmiri separatists have called for shutdown on Saturday in the valley against the detention of hardliner leader Masarat Alam under the Public Safety Act, a law that will allow the state to keep him in jail for two years without trial.