Syed Ali Geelani

Separatists call for 'mass agitation' if SC delivers verdict against Article 35A

Separatists call for 'mass agitation' if SC delivers verdict against Article 35A

Three separatist leaders on Sunday urged the people of Kashmir to launch a "mass agitation" if the Supreme Court delivered a verdict in favour of pleas seeking the repeal of Article 35A and said any effort to "tinker with" a state subject law will create "a Palestine- like situation".

Oct 29, 2017, 19:32 PM IST
Kashmiri separatist leaders to court arrest after NIA raids 11 places in Valley

Kashmiri separatist leaders to court arrest after NIA raids 11 places in Valley

Senior Kashmiri separatist leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on Wednesday said the NIA raids would not deter them and they would court arrest at the headquarters of the anti-terror agency on September 9.

Sep 06, 2017, 19:32 PM IST

Hurriyat calls for shutdown in Kashmir Valley over leaders' arrest

Hurriyat leadership has called for a shutdown in the Kashmir Valley on Tuesday.

Jul 24, 2017, 18:20 PM IST

Restrictions in Srinagar to prevent separatist protests

Srinagar District Magistrate Farooq Ahmad Lone said restrictions under section 144 CrPc were imposed in areas falling under the jurisdiction of seven police stations -- Rainawari, Khanyar, Nowhatta, M.R.Gunj, Safa Kadal, Maisuma and Ram Munshibagh.

Jul 21, 2017, 13:04 PM IST

Curfew-like restrictions imposed in parts of Srinagar

Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir imposed restrictions in parts of the city on Friday to scuttle separatist-called protests.

Jul 14, 2017, 10:27 AM IST
Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent protests called by separatists

Restrictions imposed in Srinagar to prevent protests called by separatists

The authorities in Jammu and Kashmir imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar city on Sunday to prevent separatist-called protests.

Jul 02, 2017, 10:35 AM IST
After Eid prayers, clashes break out between security forces, stone pelters in Kashmir Valley; 10 protesters injured

After Eid prayers, clashes break out between security forces, stone pelters in Kashmir Valley; 10 protesters injured

Clashes broke out on Monday between the security forces and stone pelters at several places in the Kashmir Valley after Eid prayers. 

Jun 26, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

Eid celebrations underway in Kashmir, clashes reported

Muslims from all walks of life started making a beeline to Eidgahs (prayer ground) or mosques for offering Eid prayers as a thanksgiving for the month-long fasting of Ramazan.

 

Jun 26, 2017, 12:22 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar

Jammu and Kashmir: Yasin Malik arrested in Srinagar

A spokesman of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front said Yasin ​Malik was arrested from his residence in Maisuma area.

Jun 24, 2017, 10:41 AM IST
Separatist-sponsored march foiled in Kashmir; situation by and large peaceful

Separatist-sponsored march foiled in Kashmir; situation by and large peaceful

A separatist-sponsored march in memory of a militant leader killed by security forces was foiled on Tuesday in the Kashmir Valley.

May 30, 2017, 23:36 PM IST

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
Centre rules out dialogue with separatists, dismisses reports of replacing Mehbooba Mufti as J&K CM

Centre rules out dialogue with separatists, dismisses reports of replacing Mehbooba Mufti as J&K CM

The central government on Thursday ruled out to hold any talks with separatist leaders in Jammu and Kashmir in near future, saying that its priority is to improve the situation in the Valley first.

May 18, 2017, 23:06 PM IST
Army-run schools in Valley indoctrinating kids, alleges separatist leader Geelani; Govt slams remark

Army-run schools in Valley indoctrinating kids, alleges separatist leader Geelani; Govt slams remark

Union minister Jitender Singh said, "The Kashmiri youth should ask them (separatists), if jihad is so important then why doesn't he (Geelani) tell his own children to leave studies."

May 06, 2017, 21:20 PM IST

Separatist leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq, Muhammad Yasin Malik arrested

Police on Thursday arrested separatist leaders Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik here after they tried to stage a protest.

Mar 16, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

Geelani hospitalised in Srinagar, condition stable

Geelani was admitted to the ICU of Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS), Soura - the Valley's only super specialty hospital.

Feb 02, 2017, 22:31 PM IST
Curfew imposed in parts of Srinagar to prevent protest march called by separatists

Curfew imposed in parts of Srinagar to prevent protest march called by separatists

Authorities on Friday imposed curfew in parts of Srinagar to prevent a protest march called by the separatists, officials said.

Nov 11, 2016, 09:19 AM IST

Mirwaiz Umer Farooq in house arrest, Yasin Malik moved to jail

Ahead of Friday`s separatist called protest here, authorities on Thursday placed Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq under house arrest and arrested JKLF leader Muhammad Yasin Malik and shifted to jail.

Nov 10, 2016, 20:12 PM IST

Refrain from activities that can harm our cause: Hurriyat to cricketers

The Hurriyat did not specify what kind of activities the amalgam was referring to.

Oct 29, 2016, 00:12 AM IST
Kashmir Valley remains shut for 58th day

Kashmir Valley remains shut for 58th day

Authorities made heavy security deployment in Srinagar and other places of the Kashmir Valley Monday to maintain law and order.

Sep 05, 2016, 08:20 AM IST
Curfew, shutdown continue for 43rd day in Kashmir, J&K govt employees asked to resume duties

Curfew, shutdown continue for 43rd day in Kashmir, J&K govt employees asked to resume duties

Authorities on Saturday continued curfew and shutdown for the 43rd consecutive day paralysing life across Kashmir.

Aug 20, 2016, 09:27 AM IST