Two members of the all-party delegation -- Sitaram Yechury and Asaduddin Owaisi -- on Sunday held a meeting with moderate Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq at the tourist resort here where he is being kept under detention.Sep 04, 2016, 18:41 PM IST
According to Times Now, Hurriyat leaders such as Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umer Farooq will join the discussions with Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit.Mar 24, 2016, 11:57 AM IST
A controversial video has surfaced in which a ruling PDP office bearer tells a group of women in distress to seek help from moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, saying the "people here have lost compassion".May 24, 2015, 17:09 PM IST
In a major jolt to moderate Hurriyat Conference led by Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, four of its senior leaders today split from the amalgam to form a parallel group and vowed to take the ongoing struggle for right of self-determination to its logical conclusion.Jan 18, 2014, 00:31 AM IST
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.Jan 07, 2014, 01:04 AM IST
The moderate faction of the outfit also called for a general strike against the visit of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.Jun 21, 2013, 20:02 PM IST
Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik has stoked a controversy by accusing the leaders of moderate Hurriyat Conference of amassing huge assets in the name of "freedom movement".Jun 04, 2013, 21:07 PM IST
The moderate Hurriyat Conference on Friday called for revocation of Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) and gradual withdrawal of troops from Jammu and Kashmir to improve ground situation.Jan 25, 2013, 18:59 PM IST
Restrictions were placed on the movement of the Mirwaiz and three other executive members of Hurriyat Conference.May 20, 2012, 19:46 PM IST
Lauding the announcement of partial revocation of AFSPA, Moderate Hurriyat chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq demanded complete demilitarisation.Oct 21, 2011, 18:23 PM IST
Authorities here have directed
a private FM station to take off the air a religious programme
in which moderate Hurriyat Conference Chairman Mirwaiz Umar
Farooq used to answer questions from the people about Islam.
The authorities Thursday imposed restrictions on the movement of senior separatist leaders in the J&K summer capital to scuttle a gathering at the Eidgah grounds.Aug 11, 2011, 13:08 PM IST
Restrictions have been imposed on Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq who was to address a Friday congregation at the historic Jamia Mosque here, with police saying no one would be allowed to disturb the peace in Srinagar.Jun 03, 2011, 16:10 PM IST
Chairman of moderate faction of Hurriyat Conference Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Friday pressed for "sincere efforts" in finding a permanent solution to the
Kashmir issue and assured full support of his amalgam to such
Condemning the restrictions imposed by J&K government in old city, moderate Hurriyat Conference Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said force and repression were the only standard response of the administration to people`s aspirations.May 21, 2011, 23:04 PM IST
Authorities on Saturday did not allow
moderate Hurriyat Conference to hold a rally at the Eidgah.
Hurriyat moderate Mirwaiz Umar
Farooq on Friday said his amalgam was ready to enter into a
dialogue with the Centre provided it was focused on finding a
lasting solution to Kashmir issue.
Farooq Abdullah agreed with Mirwaiz that dialogue was the only way to resolve the K-issue.Jan 05, 2011, 21:14 PM IST
Prominent social activists including
film maker Mahesh Bhatt and Swami Agnivesh today condemned the
manhandling of Hurriyat Conference leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq.