July 28, 2020 12:38 pm
Pakistan's Senate has also asked the government to name a proposed university in Islamabad after the 90-year-old Geelani. The resolution, adopted unanimously, demanded that the story of his life be included in the school curriculum at the national and provincial levels.
July 08, 2020 1:55 am
Police, quoting family sources, called the statement fake and filed a case under anti-terror laws.
July 05, 2020 12:21 pm
The bombshell resignation of hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani last week as “chairperson for life” of the APHC has caused a near implosion in the Hurriyat.
June 30, 2020 4:41 am
Geelani has taken a potshot at the Hurriyat leadership in Pakistan and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), accusing it of using its influence to get close to the power corridors in Pakistan.
April 01, 2019 3:06 pm
The development comes after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) had imposed a penalty of Rs 14.4 lakh on Geelani in a 2002 Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA) case for allegedly acquiring $10,000 and a sum of Rs 10 lakh through illegal means.
March 22, 2019 9:47 pm
A similar proceeding against another separatist Yasin Malik, former Chairman of Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front, is underway.
March 20, 2019 5:32 pm
NIA had earlier filed a chargesheet against the accused, including Hizbul Mujahideen head Syed Salahuddin, in the case accusing them of "conspiring to wage war against the government" and fomenting trouble in the Kashmir Valley.
March 09, 2019 4:00 am
On February 26, NIA raided seven locations in Kashmir in connection with its terror funding probe. These included premises associated with separatist leaders, including Mirwaiz and Yasin Malik.
September 04, 2018 2:13 am
Calling for election boycott, the Joint Resistance Leadership said that the “enforced elections are nothing but another assault on people to harass them and cause them further inconvenience and agony”.
May 29, 2018 3:12 am
Addressing a seminar at his Hyderpora residence, Syed Ali Shah Geelani said he got to know about the offer through the media. “If there is no seriousness in the dialogue, it is no fun,” he said.