Kashmir shuts down to protest against blasphemous cartoons

A separatist-called shutdown to protest against the publication of blasphemous cartoons affected normal life in the Kashmir Valley on Friday.

Budgam firing: Normal life disrupted in Kashmir Valley

Curfew-like restrictions continued in five police station areas of the city as a precautionary measure even as normal life across Kashmir was affected on Wednesday following a call for general strike by separatist groups to protest the killing of two youths in Army firing.

Restrictions imposed in parts of Srinagar

Life across Srinagar was affected Monday due to a separatist shutdown and restrictions were imposed in five areas of the city, police said.

Restrictions in Srinagar ahead of PM Narendra Modi`s visit

Restrictions were imposed in some areas of summer capital Srinagar and senior separatist leaders were placed under house arrest, a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives in Srinagar on his maiden visit.

Voters thrashed in Baramulla for defying separatist call

A day after voters in the Baramulla Lok Sabha constituency exercised their franchise, some of them were thrashed for defying the separatist call for boycott of the elections, district officials said.

Curfew continues in some areas of Srinagar

A curfew imposed in some areas of Srinagar city following protests called by the separatists will continue on Friday, while the movement of patients and other emergencies will be allowed, authorities said.

Geelani placed under house arrest in Srinagar

Authorities Sunday placed senior separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani under house arrest.

Centre policy on Kashmir forcing youth to take up arms: Geelani

Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani on Thursday claimed the "aggressive" and "stubborn" policy of the Centre on Kashmir was forcing the youth of the Valley to take up arms.

Shutdown against alleged drug racket affects life in Kashmir Valley

Police and paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) contingents in riot gear were deployed at sensitive areas in the city.

Dal Khalsa demands Geelani`s release

Radical Sikh outfit Dal Khalsa Monday termed separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani`s house arrest in New Delhi as "illegal and unjust" and demanded his immediate release.

Geelani hails Verma panel`s recommendation on AFSPA

Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani has hailed the recommendations of Justice J S Verma Commission regarding the review of AFSPA.

Geelani hails Verma panel`s recommendation on AFP

Hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Geelani has hailed the recommendations of Justice J S Verma Commission regarding the review of AFSPA.

Separatists-called strike paralyses life in Kashmir

Normal life across the Kashmir Valley was affected Monday because of a shutdown called by separatists to protest a court judgment.

Jethmalani to challenge Geelani`s house arrest

Former union law minister and senior counsel Ram Jethmalani has decided to challenge in the Supreme Court the continued house arrest of separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani.

Separatist shutdown mars life in Kashmir

The shutdown also affected normal life in districts of Badgam, Pulwama, Anantnag, Shopian, Kulgam, Ganderbal, Bandipora, Baramulla and Kupwara.

Separatist leaders put under house arrest in Srinagar

Separatist leaders were placed under house arrest and authorities Friday imposed restrictions in old city areas of summer capital Srinagar to prevent proposed rallies in connection with martyrs` day.

Separatist shutdown hits life in Kashmir Valley

Life in Srinagar and other towns in the Kashmir Valley was impacted Monday as shops, educational institutions and business establishments shut down in response to a call by hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani.

Geelani opposes fatwa to expel Christian priests

Senior separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani Tuesday locked horns with the local Sharia board over a fatwa seeking expulsion of four Christian priests from the Kashmir Valley.

Address root cause of Kashmir problem: Geelani

Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani said debates revolving around controversial laws like AFSPA were offshoots of an unresolved Kashmir problem.

Geelani slams Farooq for stance on liquor shops

Hardline senior separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani on Wednesday sought a `fatwa` against union minister and ruling National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah for advocating reopening of liquor shops in the Kashmir Valley.