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22-Jun-2019 Srinagar

Mirwaiz placed under house arrest in Srinagar

Separatist Hurriyat Conference leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was placed under house arrest on Saturday in Srinagar.A spokesman of the Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat said a police party arrived at the Nigeen residence of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on the city outskirts and informed...

05-Jun-2019 Srinagar

India, Pakistan must start new chapter: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Senior religious and separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Wednesday urged India and Pakistan to start "a new chapter" and told the Modi government that the Kashmir issue needed "a peaceful and political solution".Delivering the Eid sermon at the historic...

29-Mar-2019 Srinagar

Seeking resolution of Kashmir no crime : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Mirwaiz-e-Kashmir and Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Muhammad Umar Farooq on Friday said asking for resolution of Kashmir issue is neither terror nor crime. He said Government of India should not criminalize our political aspirations which are rooted in history and...

22-Mar-2019 Srinagar

No prayers at Jamia Masjid, Mirwaiz placed under house arrest

The authorities put under house arrest the Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday and barred the congregational prayers at the historic Jamia Masjid in here. Reports reaching GNS said that the authorities placed restrictions at several...

15-Jan-2019 Srinagar

JRL Seeks immediate withdrawal of all charges on Kashmiri students

Joint Resistance Leadership comprising (JRL)  Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, and Muhammad Yasin Malik has strongly denounced the sedition charges and filing of charge sheet in 2016 case by the Delhi Police against Kashmiri students pursuing studies...

02-Jan-2019 Srinagar

Desecration’ of Jamia’s pulpit: Mirwaiz leads cleansing drive

A meeting of Awami Action Committee was held at historic Mirwaiz Manzil Rajouri Kadal chaired by AAC patron Mirwaiz Umar Farooq. According to a statement issued to KNO, the meeting was participated by all activists and members of AAC including those from...

31-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Hurriyat (M) releases ‘Human Rights Report 2018’

Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Monday released ‘Human Rights Report 2018’, prepared by the human rights division of the amalgam.The report, according to a statement issued to GNS, encompasses the detail of “human rights violation” that occurred...

31-Dec-2018 Srinagar

JRL terms 2018 as ‘Red-18’, slams pro-India ‘groups’

Every nation at the end of the year proudly announces its achievements in various fields, sets new targets for the coming year and compares their previous shortcomings to ensure better quality of life in future, but “our oppressed nation” is forced to keep...

17-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Forces have becoming a killing machine : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

With reference to the JRL call of march towards Badami Bagh and sit-in protest against the recent civilian killing in Pulwama, APHC chairman Mirwaiz  Umar Farooq while defying his house confinement was arrested by a contingent of police outside his Nigeen...

17-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Mirwaiz Umer Farooq defies house arrest, stopped

Senior separatist leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Monday defied house arrest here as he tried to march towards the Army headquarters in the city to protest against civilian killings in Jammu and Kashmir.Authorities had placed Mirwaiz Umer and Syed Ali Geelani...

07-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Ask GoI to resolve Kashmir: Mirwaiz to people of India

Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday strongly denounced authorities for scuttling the peaceful protest programs of the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) with regard to observing the ‘human rights week’, and the massive crackdown on resistance...

05-Dec-2018 Srinagar

Mirwaiz Umer Farooq condemns 'nocturnal raids' by police

Senior separatist leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq on Wednesday condemned the "nocturnal raids" by police in Srinagar city during the separatist-called Human Rights Week.The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), a separatist conglomerate headed by Syed Ali Geelani,...

23-Nov-2018 Srinagar

Ex Norwegian PM meets separatist leaders in Srinagar

Former Prime Minister of Norway, Kjell Magne Bondevik, on Friday met senior separatist leaders here.The meeting was held at the uptown Hyderpora residence of Syed Ali Geelani, senior separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq tweeted."Fruitful meeting of JRL (Joint...

16-Nov-2018 Srinagar

Kashmiris have time and again rejected elections : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday said the resistance leadership and the people of Kashmir have time and again  rejected every election thrust on them with a view to dilute the disputed nature of Kashmir and strengthen and legitimise...

02-Nov-2018 Srinagar

Prevailing situation worrisome, says Mirwaiz at Jamia

Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday termed the prevailing situation as worrisome, saying Kashmir was passing through the “worst phase of repression as bloodshed and oppression have touched new heights” in the Valley.Addressing the congregational...

23-Oct-2018 Srinagar

Mirwaiz Umer defies house arrest, shifted to police station

Senior Kashmiri separatist leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq defied house arrest on Tuesday and tried to march towards the Lal Chowk area here.According to the police, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq who was placed under house arrest in his residence on the city's outskirts,...

21-Oct-2018 Srinagar

5 civilians killed, 43 injured in Kulgam

Five civilians were killed and at least 43 others injured post a gunfight in Kulgam district of south Kashmir in which three militants were killed and two  soldiers injured on Sunday.  Sources said that five civilian were killed and 43 others injured...

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