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22 January, 2018 10:58 AM Catalonia's Puigdemont lands in Denmark as Spain seeks new warrant

He is the top candidate to lead Catalonia again after regional elections last month gave separatists a majority. Spain's prosecutor sought on Monday to reactivate a European arrest warrant against Carles Puigdemont, as the former Catalan leader landed in Denmark for his first trip away from Belgium in three months of self-imposed exile. Mr. Puigdemont 24

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 36

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 80

23 November, 2017 4:51 PM Ukrainian separatist chief accuses another of plotting coup

 Igor Plotnitsky had dismissed former interior minister Igor Kornet earlier this week. Moscow: A separatist leader in Ukraine's east has accused a former official of trying to unseat him. Breaking an almost a week of silence, Igor Plotnitsky, leader of the self-proclaimed Luhansk People's Republic, said on the rebel television station today that former 112

17 November, 2017 4:37 PM Baloch separatist commander killed

Pakistan’s military says security forces have killed a Baloch separatist commander involved in this week’s slaying of 15 men in southwestern Balochistan as they were trying to cross into Iran on their way to Europe. The military says the raid was carried out not far away from where the 15 were killed on Wednesday in the Turbat district. . The slain commander 57

5 November, 2017 6:45 PM Catalonia's Leader Carles Puigdemont Turns Himself In To Belgian Police

Brussels, Belgium: Catalonia's sacked separatist leader Carles Puigdemont and four of his former ministers turned themselves in to Belgian police on Sunday after Spain issued a warrant for their arrest. "They were deprived of their liberty at 9.17 am (0817 GMT)," the Belgian prosecutor's office said. The five were due to appear later Sunday before a judge 60

5 November, 2017 12:26 PM Catalan separatists would lose votes in December election: Polls

Catalonia: Catalonia`s separatist ERC party, whose leader is in custody, would win December regional elections but the independence coalition as a whole could lose its absolute majority in parliament, according to opinion polls published Sunday. PDeCAT, the party of deposed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont, who is currently in Belgium and refused to appear 91

29 October, 2017 3:49 PM After Chidambaram's remark, PM accuses Congress of backing separatist voices in J&K

Terms it an “insult” to the sacrifice of soldiers in the Valley as he charges the party with speaking Pakistan's language In a sharp attack on the Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday accused the Opposition party of supporting separatist voices in Jammu and Kashmir and called it an “insult” to the bravery and sacrifice of soldiers in the Valley 35

29 October, 2017 4:54 AM Catalonia crisis shows Spain's constitution is no longer fit for purpose

Due to errors on both sides, the possibility for constructive dialogue remains feeble Amid reports swirling that Catalonia’s president, Carles Puigdemont, was either set to call new elections to the Catalan parliament or declare full independence from Spain, he abruptly cancelled a scheduled press conference on October 26. When he did speak, he did not call elections 52

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 124