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View From The Neighbourhood: Petulant diplomacy

February 04, 2019 1:09 am

This “narrow communal approach” though, will not help the cause of peace in the Subcontinent, according to the editorial. After the elections, it hopes, a government that can further peace will come to office in New Delhi.

Separatist leaders want New Delhi to clarify its stand on talks with Pakistan

May 29, 2018 8:45 pm

In a statement issued in Srinagar, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) also asserted that New Delhi could not bypass the people of Kashmir in their talks with Pakistan and must consider them as the "third stakeholder".

Modi government has clarity, conviction, says Union Minister Jitendra Singh on action against Geelani aides

August 06, 2017 9:41 pm

The NIA also arrested Shahid-ul-Islam, spokesman of the moderate Hurriyat Conference led by Mirwaiz Umer Farooq. The others arrested were Mehrajuddin Kalwal and Nayeem Khan (of the Hurriyat's Geelani faction) and Farooq Ahmed Dar alias 'Bitta Karate'.

The other sedition arrest -- S A R Geelani

February 29, 2016 2:37 am

Acquitted of Parliament attack, survivor of bid on life, held for sedition

Ex-DU professor SAR Geelani sent to jail after hearing in police office

February 19, 2016 2:53 am

During the 15-minute proceedings, Delhi Police did not seek extension of Geelani’s police custody for the purpose of interrogation; instead, it moved an application seeking 14-day judicial custody.

Separatist leaders detained ahead of PM Modi’s Valley rally

November 02, 2015 3:58 am

Hurriyat Conference leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani's rally is coinciding with that of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Kashmir on November 7.

Hurriyat Chairman Geelani continues to be under house arrest despite CM Mufti's 'battle of ideas'

August 22, 2015 4:24 pm

A heavy contingent of police is camped outside the 84-year-old separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s Hyderpora residence and nobody else is allowed inside the residence.

Hurriyat chief Syed Ali Shah Geelani issued passport by government

July 22, 2015 12:46 pm

The issuance of a passport to Geelani had triggered a controversy, with BJP leaders saying that Geelani should apologise for his “anti-India activities”.

Posters call Geelani R&AW agent, Hurriyat protests

July 19, 2015 1:48 am

The posters had been discovered in Sopore town on Friday. Pasted in the name of Lashkar-e-Islam, they were accompanied by “evidence” — a copy of a “letter of appreciation” sent by “R&AW to Geelani”.

Hurriyat chairman Geelani appears before passport authorities, says 'I am not Indian by birth. It is a compulsion'

June 05, 2015 5:05 pm

Geelani had applied for passports for himself and his wife last month for travelling to Saudi Arabia to see their ailing daughter.