Hurriyat Conference

Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat condemns 'forcible closure' of Jamia Masjid in Srinagar

The managing body of Jamia Masjid claimed that authorities did not allow congregational prayers there by deploying security personnel in large numbers.

published on : 16th October 2021

Hurriyat Conference condemns killing of pharmacy owner, two others in Jammu and Kashmir

Bindroo (68), the owner of Bindroo Medicare, was shot at by the assailants from point-blank range while he was at his pharmacy, a police official said.

published on : 6th October 2021

Hope formation of new Afghan govt will end four decades of conflict: Hurriyat Conference

The Taliban swept across Afghanistan last month, seizing control of almost all key towns and cities in the backdrop of withdrawal of the US forces that began on May 1.

published on : 9th September 2021

Hardline separatist leader Masrat Alam appointed Hurriyat chairman

Alam, 50, who spearheaded 2010 summer unrest in Kashmir during which over 120 youth were killed, is presently lodged in Delhi’s Tihar jail.

published on : 7th September 2021

Geelani given quiet burial by police, before sunrise amid high security 

His family alleged that the police forcibly took his body and quietly buried it at a graveyard near his residence at 4.45 am, sources said.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Syed Ali Shah Geelani: Lone voice of opposition to Musharraf’s four-point formula to resolve Kashmir issue

He was known for his hardline ideology and advocated J&K’s accession to Pakistan. He was heading a Hurriyat faction since 2003.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani dies after prolonged illness

Geelani, who was a member of banned Jamaat-e-Islami and chairman of hardline Hurriyat Conference, had been suffering from various ailments for nearly last two decades.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Hurriyat rejects police claim of selling MBBS seats in Pakistan to Kashmiris to fund militancy

On August 18, the Counter Intelligence Kashmir (CIK) wing of J&K Police arrested four persons including a senior separatist leader for allegedly selling Pakistan-based MBBS seats to Kashmiri students

published on : 23rd August 2021

Both factions of Hurriyat Conference likely to be banned under UAPA

Officials said that both the factions of the Hurriyat are likely to be banned under Section 3(1) of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, or the UAPA.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Centre's action of revoking Article 370 only complicated J&K dispute further: Hurriyat

'It is time that the conflict over the state of J&K is resolved so that not just Kashmir, but all of South Asia can look forward to living up to its collective potential,'  Hurriyat Conference added.

published on : 5th August 2021

Parties slam latest diktat to deny passports and jobs for stone pelting in Jammu and Kashmir

The J&K administration on Sunday decided to stop security clearance for jobs and passports of Kashmiri youth allegedly involved in stone pelting and anti-national activities.

published on : 3rd August 2021

Hurriyat demands release of Mirwaiz, alleges no one allowed to meet him

A spokesperson said three Hurriyat executive members Prof Abdul Ghani Bhat, Bilal Lone and Masroor Abbas Ansari were denied permission to meet Mirwaiz at his Nageen residence.

published on : 29th July 2021

Talking to the Taliban & supreme national interest

In a significant U-turn, India has opened secret contacts with the Taliban’s Afghan leadership.

published on : 28th June 2021

Detained separatist leader Ashraf Sehrai dies in Jammu hospital

Sehrai, 77, a close confidant of hardline Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani, was incarcerated at the district jail in Udhampur.

published on : 5th May 2021

Mirwaiz Farooq under detention for last 20 months; not released even during Ramzan: Hurriyat

The Hurriyat leader was detained at his house on August 4, 2019, a day ahead of the Centre announcing the abrogation of the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir's special status.

published on : 16th April 2021
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