Pakistan, anti-national elements and terrorists may disrupt Amarnath Yatra: J&K govt

Pakistan, anti-national elements and terrorists may disrupt Amarnath Yatra: J&K govt

The annual Amarnarh Yatra to the Himalayan Hindu cave shrine in Jammu and Kashmir begins on July 2.

JKLF chairman Yasin Malik arrested en route to​ Anantnag

The separatists have called for boycotting the upcoming by-elections in Anantnag constituency from where Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti is contesting.

Sainik Colony row: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti's U-turn – Separatists Geelani, Farooq freed

Sainik Colony row: J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti's U-turn – Separatists Geelani, Farooq freed

Ignoring the opposition from the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday retracted her decision to put separatists leaders, Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq under house arrest to prevent them from holding a protest rally against the proposal to set up a Sainik Colony in Kashmir.

Separatists Geelani, Farooq under house arrest to prevent rally opposing Sainik colony issue in J&K

Separatists Geelani, Farooq under house arrest to prevent rally opposing Sainik colony issue in J&K

Separatist leaders Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq were put under house arrest on Sunday ahead of their meeting on the Sainik colony issue.

Will step down if chair becomes impediment in father's vision for J&K: Mehbooba Mufti

Will step down if chair becomes impediment in father's vision for J&K: Mehbooba Mufti

Mufti said the Centre has sanctioned two AIIMS hospitals, one at Awantipora (Kashmir) and one in Samba (Jammu), and two smart cities.

Shutdown over 'sainik colony' affects life in Kashmir

Shutdown over 'sainik colony' affects life in Kashmir

Authorities have placed senior separatist leaders, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik under detention. 

JKLF chief Yasin Malik detained in Srinagar ahead of Thursday's shutdown

JKLF chief Yasin Malik detained in Srinagar ahead of Thursday's shutdown

The arrests come on the eve of a joint shutdown called by the pro-freedom leaders including Hurriyat chairman Syed Ali Geelani, Malik and Mirwaiz.

 

Separatist leaders in Kashmir join hands against colonies for Pandits

Separatist leaders in Kashmir join hands against colonies for Pandits

It is for the first time since 2008 that the Kashmiri separatists, who are ideologically and politically divided, have joined hands.

JKLF chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik detained

Police today detained JKLF chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik hours ahead of the funeral prayers in absentia for party founder Amanullah Khan, who died in Pakistan yesterday.

No change in Gilgit-Baltistan status, Nawaz assures Malik

Kashmiri separatist leaders had expressed concern over reports that Pakistan would remove Gilgit-Baltistan from the territorial limits of the part of divided Kashmir under its administration.

Curfew-like restrictions imposed in Srinagar

The city authorities on Wednesday imposed curfew-like restrictions here, causing inconvenience to people.

JKLF chief booked for attempt to murder, sent to jail

Though no group had issued any shutdown call, the traders in the areas kept their businesses closed as a mark of protest.

Clashes in Srinagar after Yasin Malik arrested

The protestors were demanding disbanding of Village Defence Committees (VDCs).

Yasin Malik takes on Modi govt, says 'not hopeful of outcome on Kashmir issue'

Yasin Malik takes on Modi govt, says 'not hopeful of outcome on Kashmir issue'

Expressing disappointment over Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government's stand on the Kashmir issue, Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Yasin Malik on Wednesday dubbed the fresh dialogue between India and Pakistan as one initiated due to compulsion and said that it would not yield any positive outcome.

Crackdown on separatists in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit

The Jammu and Kashmir government has launched a massive crackdown on separatist leaders ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the state.

Separatist Yasin Malik openly abuses Indian Army

Kashmiri Separatist, Yasin Malik openly abused the Indian army as they arrested him on Tuesday while visiting the family of Kashmiri youth Zahid, who was killed in a petrol bomb attack. Watch the full report here.

Yasin Malik, Umar Farooq put under house arrest in Srinagar

 Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Yasin Malik and Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq were put under house arrest here on Thursday to prevent them from leading rallies on the occasion of Eid on Friday.

J&K BJP leader seeks dismissal of Mufti government

Strains showed in the BJP-PDP alliance with a senior BJP leader demanding dismissal of the Mufti Sayeed government over the release of top separatist leaders hours after they were on Thursday put under house arrest.

JKLF chief Yasin Malik not to meet Pakistan NSA Sartaj Aziz

JKLF chief Yasin Malik not to meet Pakistan NSA Sartaj Aziz

With Indian establishment acting tough on separatist leaders, Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front​ (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik on Thursday decided not to attend reception of Pakistan High Commission and instead send two-member delegation to the event.

Kashmiri separatist leaders put under house arrest prior to NSA level talks

Prior to the NSA level talks between India and Pakistan, slated for 23rd August, separatist leaders in Jammu and Kashmir have been put under house arrest. Yasin Malik has been arrested and Aasiya Andrabi's house has been searched.