India  /  Published 02.09.21

Hurriyat’s Geelani no more

Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Kashmir’s oldest and most unwavering pro-Pakistan secessionist, passed away on Wednesday. He was 92. Geelani spearheaded to his very end the hardline faction of the Hurri...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.08.21

Hurriyat signboard taken down

The Centre’s purported proposal to ban both factions of Hurriyat seems to have sent hardline separatist Syed Ali Geelani camp into a tizzy as it removed the signboard at the group’s head o...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 20.01.21

Lone out of J&K alliance

The Sajad Lone led People’s Conference on Tuesday walked out of the sevenparty alliance fighting for the restoration of Article 370, dealing the first major blow to the efforts of proIndia group...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 01.11.20

Hurriyat shutdown total in Kashmir

By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 30.06.20

Hurriyat: Geelani quits at 90

Delhi’s iron-fist policy seems to have felled Kashmir’s most familiar separatist, Syed Ali Shah Geelani. Geelani, 90, on Monday said he was parting ways from the Hurriyat, ending his deca...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


People  /  Published 23.02.19

Kashmiri women want to exist: Anjum Zamarud Habib

A series of events led to Anjum Zamarud Habib becoming the only woman leader in the Hurriyat Conference in Kashmir when it was formed. Anjum, in Calcutta to attend the People’s Literary Festival hel...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya

India  /  Published 22.03.19

Imran claims Modi greeting for National Day

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday night said he had received a message from Narendra Modi wishing his country on its National Day.Imran’s tweet came hours after India announced that it ha...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 15.02.19

Redlines no longer sacrosanct

The worst-ever attack in Kashmir appears to be forcing the Centre to breach two self-drawn redlines in Kashmir: security for Hurriyat leaders and the movement of private vehicles when security convoys...
By Muzaffar Raina

India  /  Published 08.04.19

Mirwaiz appears before NIA in terror funding case

After avoiding the first two summons, moderate separatist leader and Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Monday appeared before the National Investigation Agency in connection with a c...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 12.03.19

Scholars in Kashmir back Mirwaiz

Kashmir’s Ulema council on Tuesday defended moderate Hurriyat chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, who on Monday had rebuffed the National Investigation Agency’s summons to appear at its Delhi office, wa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar


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