Hurriyat conference

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

Govt went back on its decision to release Mirwaiz Umar Farooq: Hurriyat Conference

On Thursday, a close aide of Farooq had claimed that curbs on the movement of the Mirwaiz had been lifted.

published on : 5th March 2021

Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq stops short of condemning stone-pelting on school bus in J-K

Mirwaiz today called the stone-pelting incident on a school bus in Shopian district "hooliganism" but stopped short of condemning the attack in which a Class 2 student was injured.

published on : 3rd May 2018

Kashmir shuts down to protest Hurriyat arrests 

The authorities imposed curfew in parts of Srinagar to prevent separatist-called protests against the arrests, effected on Monday.

published on : 25th July 2017

Enforcement Directorate files PMLA case against terror groups, Kashmir separatists

ED has registered a money laundering case against terror groups and separatist organisations operating in Kashmir, including Pakistan-based LeT founder Hafiz Saeed and the Hurriyat Conference.

published on : 24th June 2017