Hurriyat Leaders News
Govt gives residents of J&K's border areas set-top boxes to disseminate 'authentic' info in places with connectivity issues
Minister of State for prime minister's office Jitendra Singh on Sunday distributed free Doordarshan set-top boxes to beneficiaries near the border area. Singh said, 'Prime Minister Narendra Modi has provided these set-top boxes to the border residents with an aim to disseminate authentic information at the places where connectivity remains a major issue'. The Jammu and Kashmir Reservation (Amendment) Bill, 2019 was passed in the Lok Sabha on 28 June.
Hizbul Mujahideen’s Syed Salahauddin, Hurriyat leaders, businessmen among 13 identified for terror financing: Officials
Security agencies have identified 13 people who are allegedly providing funds to terrorists and stone pelters at the behest of Pakistan spy agency ISI
Terror financing case: NIA summons separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Syed Ali Shah Geelani's son for questioning
The NIA has summoned moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and the son of pro-Pakistani separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani for questioning in Delhi in a terror-financing case, officials said on Saturday
India's response to Qureshi-Mirwaiz talk has reduced India-Pakistan ties to lowest level, says Mehbooba Mufti
PDP president Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday said India's response to a telephonic conversation between Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and separatist leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has reduced the ties between the two countries to the lowest level.
Farooq Abdullah says peace in Jammu and Kashmir only possible through dialogue, urges Centre to take up issue with Hurriyat leaders
NC chief Farooq Abdullah said if the army could suggest talks with the Taliban, then the Centre should also talk with the Hurriyat leaders to solve the Kashmir issue.
Terror funding case: NIA raids three Srinagar residences of absconding businessman Nasir Safi Mir, family
Details of the raids were not immediately available as the NIA teams assisted by the Jammu and Kashmir Police and para-military forces were in the process of collecting documents from the three places where the raids were conducted, they said. The NIA probe is likely to ascertain how Mir alias Babul managed to secure a passport from a southern state which he allegedly used in Nepal to leave for Europe in October, 2008.
NIA carried out a search at the residence of Fayaz Ahmad Mir who is suspected of funding anti-terror agencies. According to News18, many documents have been recovered from his house, including bank statements.
Arun Jaitley says noteban affected those who distributed money to stone pelters in Jammu and Kashmir
Finance minister Arun Jaitley claimed that demonetisation affected those giving money to stone-pelters in Jammu and Kashmir.
Jammu and Kashmir terror funding case: NIA's 'water-tight' probe tightens noose around Hurriyat leaders
After months of investigations, the NIA may have finally built a "watertight" case against the Hurriyat leaders involved in terror funding.
BJP came to power in Jammu and Kashmir by exploiting militancy issue, says Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad
Ghulam Nabi Azad said on Saturday that the BJP came to power in Jammu and Kashmir by pitching militancy in the state against the rest of the country
Terror funding case: NIA raids 12 locations in Srinagar, north Kashmir; key Hurriyat aides under scanner
The NIA had arrested seven persons on July 24 and a case was registered on 30 May, accusing separatist and secessionist leaders of working in collusion with terrorist groups.
Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday said that the Centre was working towards a permanent solution to the Kashmir problem, though he did not elaborate.
Syed Ahmed Bukhari, has written to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif urging him to persuade militant youth and Hurriyat leaders to agree for a ceasefire and resolve Kashmir issue
VK Singh says Hurriyat must be declared a terrorist body after TV channel 'exposes' money trail leading to Pakistan
This is not the first time that the Hurriyat Conference's means to gather finances have come under the scanner.
Hizbul Mujahideen distances self from Zakir Musa's 'beheading Hurriyat leaders' statement: Signals rift
The Hizbul Mujahideen on Saturday distanced itself from the statement of its commander Zakir Musa against the separatist leadership, signalling a rift in the militant outfit which has been fighting for Jammu and Kashmir's annexation to Pakistan since 1989.
Bipin Rawat’s warning to Kashmir protesters: Govt is trying to find a military solution to a political problem, says Wajahat Habibullah
Wajahat Habibullah, former bureaucrat and an old Kashmir hand, part of the interlocutor team led by former Cabinet minister Yashwant Sinha, who visited the Kashmir Valley late last year and submitted a report to the Home Ministry, has expressed a sense of sharp disappointment at the army chief’s statement.
In Newa, Pakistan does not need remote control mechanisms. Lashkar, the most aggressively anti-India war group based in Pakistan is right there.
For the first time in 133 days, Kashmir Valley is going to have two full working days this weekend, after the unified Hurriyat relaxed the protest on Wednesday.
Kashmir logjam: Yashwant Singh, 5 others in Srinagar to meet separatist leaders Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq
Sinha is leading a five-member team to Srinagar for talks with separatist leaders in a fresh bid to break a logjam after three months of unrest in Kashmir.