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.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday April 18, 2015
A teenager died and two persons were injured in Kashmir's Budgam today after clashes broke out between protesters and police. The state government has ordered a magisterial inquiry into the death. Kashmir was shut down today -- a day after the arrest of separatist leader Masarat Alam.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 17, 2015
Referring to a spate of events in Kashmir Valley, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh today said it was "nothing new" and the situation will be brought back to normalcy.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday April 18, 2015
Kashmiri separatist leader Masarat Alam, arrested for leading a rally where Pakistan flags were waved, was sent to seven-day police custody on Friday night by a court in Budgam. His arrest on Friday had led to clashes between his supporters and the police in which 24 people were injured. At a rally two days ago, Mr Alam's supporters had waved Pakis...
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday April 17, 2015
Separatists Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Masarat Alam of the Hurriyat Conference were placed under house arrest on Thursday evening, a day after Mr Alam's supporters waved Pakistani flags at a rally led by him in Jammu and Kashmir's capital Srinagar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
The Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association has decided to observe a one day strike in all the courts across Jammu region to protest against the separatist leaders who hoisted Pakistani flags in Srinagar.
India News | Agencies | Monday March 9, 2015
Days after Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar's visit to Pakistan, its envoy Abdul Basit today met separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani in Delhi.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 2, 2014
Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani today called for a shutdown on December 8 to protest against the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who will hold his first election campaign rally in the Valley.
Elections News | Nazir Masoodi | Saturday April 19, 2014
The hardline leader had triggered a controversy when he claimed that Narendra Modi had sent 'emissaries' to seek a meeting with him.
Elections News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday April 19, 2014
Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Friday claimed that BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi had sent emissaries to him and separatist leadership in Jammu and Kashmir to create a 'soft corner' for him and making a 'commitment' to seek a solution to the Kashmir issue.