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Restrictions in Srinagar over separatist shutdown affects life

Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 11:40

The authorities imposed restrictions in some areas of Srinagar Saturday to maintain law and order in the wake of a shutdown called by the separatists in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital.

Umer Farooq invites UN General Assembly President to visit J&K

Last Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014, 00:30

Moderate Hurriyat Conference headed by Mirwaiz Umer Farooq invited UN General Assembly President John Ashe to visit Jammu and Kashmir and take stock of human rights and political situation.

Mirwaiz hopes Kashmir peace talks will resume after elections

Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 18:29

Hurriyat Conference`s Mirwaiz Umer Farooq hoped that peace dialogue will resume after general elections and amalgam would support process to resolve the Kashmir issue if the Centre shows "sincerity".

No dialogue is going on with Centre, says Hurriyat

Last Updated: Friday, February 21, 2014, 00:50

Hurriyat Conference termed as "misleading" statement of Union Minister of State for Home Affairs RPN Singh that Centre was talking with separatists and said it was done to "hoodwink" public opinion.

Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat group heading for split?

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 07, 2014, 01:04

After the Hurriyat`s 2002 split into the "hardliners" and "moderates" factions led by Syed Ali Geelani and Mirwaiz Umer Farooq respectively, the section led by the Mirwaiz Monday appeared headed for another split.

`Time for talks between leaders of both sides of Kashmir has come`

Last Updated: Sunday, January 05, 2014, 21:18

India and Pakistan should provide opportunities to the leadership of Kashmir on both the sides to sit together and talk, chairman of Moderate Hurriyat Mirwaiz Umer Farooq said on Sunday.

Mirwaiz rules out taking part in electoral politics of J&K

Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 18:10

Moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq ruled out taking part in electoral politics of J&K but maintained that the separatist leaders cannot turn a blind eye to day-to-day problems of the people in the state.

Hurriyat group discusses meeting with Sartaj

Last Updated: Monday, November 18, 2013, 15:54

The moderate Hurriyat group`s executive committee headed by Mirwaiz Umer Farooq met here Monday to discuss whether or not the separatist conglomerate should engage in Track II diplomacy with New Delhi.

Hold tripartite dialogue to resolve Kashmir issue: Mirwaiz

Last Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013, 22:07

Moderate Hurriyat Conference led by Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Sunday advocated a tripartite dialogue for resolving Kashmir issue.

Respect sentiments, sensitivities for meaningful Indo-Pak dialogue: Khurshid

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 10:50

Disapproving of Pakistan Prime Minister`s Foreign Affairs Advisor`s meeting with Hurriyat leaders, India said for meaningful dialogue and for sustainable peace it is necessary that its "sentiments and sensitivities" are respected.

Mirwaiz to back Rahul if he accepts realities on Kashmir

Last Updated: Friday, November 08, 2013, 17:55

Chairman of moderate Hurriyat Conference Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Friday assured Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi the support of people.

Situation in Keran sector a cause for concern: Hurriyat chief

Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 19:17

Chairman of moderate Hurriyat Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Monday expressed concern over the border tension between India and Pakistan.