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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 48

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 124

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 48

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 34

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 41

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 28

25 November, 2017 11:48 AM PoK leader talks tough, questions Pakistan's claim on Kashmir

PoK leader Tauqeer Gilani questioned asks where is it written that Kashmir is a part of Pakistan. MUZAFFARABAD: Leader of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) Tauqeer Gilani said there is no agreement which says that the PoK is a part Pakistan. "Where is it written that Kashmir is Pakistan's. No agreement says so," he said on Saturday. "This is non-sense 84

28 October, 2017 11:08 PM Talk of talks in Kashmir

Posted at: Oct 29, 2017, 1:44 AM; last updated: Oct 29, 2017, 2:04 AM (IST) Azhar Qadri in Srinagar & Amir Karim Tantray in Jammu In politics silence can imperil reconciliation and pull governments further away from people. In Kashmir, the pause has been allowed to continue far too long, eclipsing a wide shade of opinion with a cloak of secrecy and dangerous 221

28 October, 2017 5:26 PM Dialogue will be with all in Jammu and Kashmir: Madhav

BJP leader hints at Union government’s willingness to engage with the Hurriyat too BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav on Saturday said the Centre’s special representative and former Intelligence Bureau Director, Dineshwar Sharma, “is mandated to talk to all groups and leaders in Jammu and Kashmir”, hinting at New Delhi’s willingness to engage 88

26 October, 2017 5:53 AM NIA raids houses of Salahuddin’s sons in Valley

Shahid Yousuf Shah was sent on a seven-day custody of NIA by a court in New Delhi on Wednesday. Unconfirmed reports suggest that the NIA seized five mobile phones and a laptop during the searches. Hurriyat chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and JKLF chief Yasin Malik have described the detention of Shah as “political vendetta to pressurise Salahuddin 55