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22 October, 2018 11:07 AM Imran Khan accuses India of ‘new cycle of killings of innocent Kashmiris’, says let’s talk

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has stoked a fresh controversy by again raking up the Kashmir issue to target India. Taking to microblogging site Twitter, Imran Khan alleged that India was carrying out “new cycle of killings of innocent Kashmiris”. The newly-elected Prime Minister of Pakistan reiterated that the Kashmir dispute could be resolved only through 149

24 August, 2018 2:25 PM Article 35-A: Separatists defers 2 day strike to August 30

Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), consisting of Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, had on August 17 called for a two-day strike. Separatists today deferred the two-day strike to protest against any tinkering with Article 35-A of the Constitution to August 30 as the case has been listed for hearing on 31 August in the Supreme 62

17 August, 2018 2:40 PM Kashmiri separatists call for two day strike from August 26 over Article 35A

Article 35A, incorporated in the Constitution by a 1954 Presidential Order, confers special status to the permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir. Kashmiri separatists today called for a two-day strike from August 26 over the legal challenge in the Supreme Court on the validity of Article 35A and warned of a mass agitation across Jammu and Kashmir in case of any "untoward 93

2 August, 2018 6:26 AM Conspiracy hatched at Pakistan High Commission against India on Kashmir: Asiya Andrabi to NIA

Dukhtaran-e-Millat Chief Asiya Andrabi also alleged that several Kashmiri separatist leaders have close relationships with Pakistan and leaders including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Syed Ali Shah Geelani used to visit the high commission on a regular basis.  New Delhi: In a shocking revelation on the Kashmir terror funding by Pakistan, the National Investigation 56

21 June, 2018 10:25 AM Yasin Malik detained, Hurriyat chairman placed under house arrest

JKLF chief Yasin Malik was today detained while moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house arrest to prevent the separatists from leading protests, police said. Malik was taken into custody from his Maisuma residence this morning, a police official said. The official said Mirwaiz was placed under house arrest at his Nigeen 64

11 May, 2018 6:52 AM Poonch civilian killed in Pakistan army firing; CRPF attacked in Pulwama

A civilian was killed in a firing by the Pakistani army in violation of the ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC) in the Pir Panjal's valley's Poonch on Thursday night. A police official said Mohammad Ikhlaq, 22, son of Mohammad Sadiq, a resident of Kalisan Baghal Dhara, died on the spot in the Pakistani army firing. The Pakistani army initiated indiscriminate 155

15 April, 2018 3:19 PM India, Pak should resolve Kashmir issue through political measures: Mirwaiz Farooq

Moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq today said the political leadership of India and Pakistan should resolve the Kashmir issue through political measures to put an end to the bloodshed. He was referring to Army chief Bipin Rawat's comments on the 70th foundation day of Jammu and Kashmir Light Infantry regiment. Rawat said the radicalised 65

22 December, 2017 3:54 PM Jerusalem: Mehbooba, Farooq hail India’s stand

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and National Conference president Farooq Abdullah on Friday hailed India’s vote in the UN General Assembly against the U.S. decision to shift its embassy to Jerusalem. “I am very proud to see that India joined over 100 countries at the UN to vote against the recognition of Jerusalem as the official capital 46

8 December, 2017 4:17 AM Partial Restrictions In Srinagar To Prevent Anti-US Protests

The restrictions have been imposed in Nowhatta, M R Gunj and Safa Kadal areas in old Srinagar. Srinagar: Authorities imposed partial restrictions in Srinagar on Friday to prevent separatist-called anti-US protests, police said. Separatist leaders including Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik have called for post-Friday prayer 53

4 December, 2017 5:45 PM Polio victim instigates violence, held

Police say he used an Army-donated tricycle for anti-India activities After the police re-arrested a Baramulla resident for using an Army-donated tricycle to galvanise anti-India protests, the separatists on Monday wrote to international rights bodies to help free the “polio-afflicted person” held under the controversial Public Safety Act (PSA) that disallows 38