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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...

05-Oct-2018 Srinagar

Elections in Kashmir mere eyewash : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday the basic problem regarding Kashmir issue has neither faded away nor been resolved despite the “carrot and stick” approach of New Delhi during past seventy years.Speaking at Jamia Masjid after two weeks of continuous...

24-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Exploitation of our resources by New Delhi a grave concern : JRL

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik convened an extraordinary meeting at Hyderpora, Srinagar and discussed in detail various critical issues related to the resistance movement of...

18-Sep-2018 Srinagar

‘APHC (M) team in Geneva to participate in ongoing UNHRC session’

A crucial meeting of All Parties Hurriyat Conference (M) was held on Tuesday which was presided over by chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, at the amalgam’s Rajbagh headquarters.The meeting, according to a statement issued to GNS, said that the APHC (M) team,...

14-Sep-2018 Srinagar

GoI not learning lessons from past mistakes : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Welcoming the recent statement of United Nations Human Rights Council Chief Michelle Bachelet that there was no action on the UN report depicting rights situation in Kashmir by New Delhi, All Parties Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Friday...

10-Sep-2018 Srinagar

JRL calls for shutdown on Friday in Sopore, Zainageer

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, has made a fervent appeal to the people of Sopore and Zainageer to observe a complete shutdown on September 14, Friday, as a strong protest against...

07-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Kashmir issue, a human problem : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

APHC chairman Mirwaiz Umar while addressing the Friday congregation at historic Jama Masjid said that the Statement of India’s NSA chief Ajit Doval has removed all masks and brought the real face of the Government of India before people of J&K and the...

04-Sep-2018 Srinagar

Will ask people to hit streets if CASOs, arrests not stopped: JRL

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has strongly condemned the continued “wave of terror and intimidation” being unleashed by government forces across south Kashmir through CASOs.JRL...

03-Sep-2018 Srinagar

JRL meets, calls for boycott of upcoming polls

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik held a crucial meeting at Hyderpora on Monday.A statement issued to GNS said the leadership commended people on their steadfastness and unity...

17-Aug-2018 Srinagar

Article 35A: JRL calls for complete shutdown on August 26, 27

A statement was issued by JRL leadership including Syed Ali Geelani Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik. The leadership said that as part of their continued efforts with regard to the the course of action to jointly protest and resist the petitions...

13-Aug-2018 Srinagar

Plight of Kashmiri prisoners highly condemnable : JRL

“Persecuting families of opponents is nothing but cowardice and Spree of arrests and imposition of hardships on those in jails for holding a political  view contrary to that of  so-called rulers is despotism,” this was stated by the joint resistance leadership...

27-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq pays tributes to Mirwaiz Ahmedullah Shah

Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) and patron Anjuman-e-Nusratul Islam Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has paid glorious tributes to Mirwaiz Ahmedullah Shah (RA) on his 88th passing away anniversary. Mirwaiz termed him as a great spiritual, religious and social leader and...

27-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Kashmiris cautiously watching 35-A case : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

People of Kashmir are cautiously and carefully watching the events around 35A as it comes up for hearing on August 6 in Supreme Court, said Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq while addressing the Friday congregation at Jamia Masjid Srinagar.He...

24-Jul-2018 Srinagar

JRL organizes seminar on the plight of Kashmiri prisoners in Srinagar

“You cannot eat the cake and have it too, shun your claim of being champion of democracy or respect democratic dissent and human rights. India is violating the Geneva Convention on prisoners by terrorizing Kashmiri inmates,” this was stated by the various...

20-Jul-2018 Srinagar

NIA ‘ploys’ aimed at maligning leadership : Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday said it will be one year on 24 July 2018 since NIA started “arbitrary” arrest of political leaders and activists which continues till today.“It is evident that the raids conducted by NIA and subsequent...

19-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Death of Noor Khan ‘biggest human tragedy’: JRL

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has termed the custodial death of a 66-year-old Ghulam Hassan Malik alias Noor Khan, a resident of Peelipora, Uri in north Kashmir’s Baramulla...

10-Jul-2018 Srinagar

JRL calls for shutdown tomorrow, Naqshband Sahib chalo on Friday

The joint resistance leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has called for shutdown tomorrow against civilian killings and Mazar-e-Shuhada Naqshband Sahib (RA) Chalo on July 13 (Friday) to commemorate the...

09-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Blood spilled in Valley to crush Kashmiri resistance : JRL

The joint resistance leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik on Monday said the blood spilled by “Indian forces” in Valley is intended to crush Kashmiri resistance.A statement issued to GNS said that on...

07-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Observe black day against Kulgam killings : JRL

The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik has slammed government forces for the killing of three civilians including a teenage girl in Redwani Kulgam on Saturday morning and injuring of...

04-Jul-2018 Srinagar

Modi’s statement is not more than jugglery of words : JRL

Joint resistance leadership comprising, Syed Ali Geelani, Dr Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Mohammad Yasin Malik, in a joint statement denounced Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his recent statement, saying that Kashmir is not an issue of development or administration,...

29-Jun-2018 Srinagar

No threat to Amarnath Yatris from Kashmiris : JRL

Terming the warm hospitality of the people of Kashmir a globally acknowledged fact, the Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik, in the backdrop of ongoing Amarnath Yatra, said that Kashmiri...

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