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People of state basic party to Kashmir issue: Hurriyat

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 20:08

The moderate faction of the Hurriyat Conference, headed by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday rejected the Centre`s assertion that India and Pakistan were the only two parties to the Kashmir issue.

Geelani meets Pakistani High Commissioner, says India`s decision to cancel talks `childish`

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 09:31

A day after India cancelled Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Tuesday met Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit amid protests.

Bilateral talks cannot resolve Kashmir issue: Separatist leader

Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014, 12:57

Senior separatist leader Shabir Ahmad Shah on Monday welcomed the upcoming Indo-Pakistan Foreign Secretary level talks but maintained that bilateral dialogue between the two countries would not resolve the Kashmir issue as people of the state were principle party to the dispute.

How can Pakistan envoy talk to separatists? Congress

Last Updated: Sunday, August 17, 2014, 13:26

The Congress Sunday asked why India was going ahead with foreign secretary level talks with Pakistan when the Pakistani envoy here had invited Kashmiri separatists for talks.

Mirwaiz takes out rally to check preparations for AAC meet

Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 01:04

Chairman of moderate Hurriyat Conference Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Thursday led a `surprise` rally to Sher-e-Kashmir park here to check preparations for tomorrow`s gathering to mark 50 years of Awami Action Committee (AAC).

India, Pakistan must resolve Kashmir issue once for all: Hurriyat

Last Updated: Sunday, May 25, 2014, 15:57

Moderate Hurriyat Conference on Sunday said the leadership of India and Pakistan need to "boldly" move forward towards the start of a full-fledged peace process for resolving Kashmir issue.

Mirwaiz blasts Geelani, says `I don`t support Narendra Modi or BJP`

Last Updated: Sunday, April 20, 2014, 05:02

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq clarified that his earlier statements in support of the NDA government over Kashmir did not mean that he was supporting either the BJP or its prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

Separatists protest in Srinagar over `judicial double standards`

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 13:54

Separatist activists of the Hurriyat group headed by Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday staged a protest here alleging the "double standards of Indian judicial system".

Kashmir is India`s internal matter: Rajnath Singh

Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 14:08

Rajnath Singh hit out at the UPA government for reportedly allowing Sartaj Aziz to meet Kashmiri separatist in the national capital.

Mob control: Hurriyat mulling challenging HC verdict in SC

Last Updated: Friday, November 01, 2013, 18:58

Moderate Hurriyat Conference on Friday said it is mulling challenging in the Supreme Court the Jammu and Kashmir High Court`s dismissal of its petition seeking ban on use of pepper gas and pellet guns to control mobs.

Mirwaiz urges for India, Pak dialogue on Kashmir

Last Updated: Friday, September 27, 2013, 17:40

Moderate Hurriyat Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday asked India and Pakistan to start a fresh composite dialogue process to resolve all outstanding issues including Kashmir.

Separatists leaders under house arrest, curfew on in J&K’s Shopian

Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 13:48

Separatist leaders were put under house arrest ahead of their march towards Shopian town in Kashmir where curfew remained in force for day 8 following killing of 5 persons in CRPF firing.