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.

Geelani under house arrest in Srinagar

Syed Ali Geelani was placed under house arrest after he called for post Friday prayer protests against alleged "blasphemous posts" on Facebook.

Don`t sideline J&K issue: Syed Ali Geelani to Pak

Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Monday said Pakistan should not sideline the Kashmir issue and place it on the backburner.

What led Geelani to soften his separatist stand?

Improving relations between India and Pakistan may have contributed to radical Kashmiri separatist Syed Ali Geelani to take a fresh stand that has angered pro-Pakistan elements.