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Mirwaiz Umar Farooq placed under house arrest ahead of protests

Separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani continues to remain under house arrest inside his uptown Hyderpora residence.

May 19, 2017, 14:35 PM IST
Jammu & Kashmir High Court orders immediate release of separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat from preventive custody

Jammu & Kashmir High Court orders immediate release of separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat from preventive custody

Jammu & Kashmir High Court on Wednesday directed the Mehbooba Mufti-led state government to immediately release separatist leader Masarat Alam Bhat.

Dec 28, 2016, 12:12 PM IST

Kashmiri rights activist released from jail

Kashmiri rights activist Khurram Parvez, arrested in September for allegedly inciting violence in the Kashmir Valley, was set free on Wednesday following a court order.

Nov 30, 2016, 19:46 PM IST
 Curfew, restrictions in Kashmir ahead of Friday prayers

Curfew, restrictions in Kashmir ahead of Friday prayers

Curfew was on Friday clamped in six police station areas of the city and restrictions imposed in rest of Kashmir as a precautionary measure ahead of Friday prayers, affecting life in the Valley which showed a semblance of normalcy this week after over 100 days of unrest.

Oct 21, 2016, 11:41 AM IST