Syed Ali Geelani

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Unrest in Kashmir: Exams postponed, trains cancelled

04 Apr 2018

Unrest in Kashmir: Exams postponed, trains cancelled

After the death of 13 separatist fighters, 3 army men, and 4 civilians on Sunday, authorities have shut down schools postponing exam in Kashmir. Further, trains were canceled for the third consecutive day.

J&K's separatists warn "mass agitation" if Article 35A is changed

30 Oct 2017

J&K's separatists warn "mass agitation" if Article 35A is changed

Separatists in J&K have threatened another round of agitations against the Mehbooba Mufti-led government if the State Subject Law under Article 35 A of the Indian Constitution is tinkered with.

Separatists reject Centre's calls for dialogue over J&K violence

25 Oct 2017

Separatists reject Centre's calls for dialogue over J&K violence

The separatist Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) has hardened its stance saying they won't accept anything less than freedom from India.

J&K: Thousands of Kashmiris attend Bashir Lashkari's funeral

03 Jul 2017

J&K: Thousands of Kashmiris attend Bashir Lashkari's funeral

Thousands of Kashmiris bid farewell to Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Bashir Lashkari, at his funeral, held at Lashkari's ancestral village, Soaf-shali in Anantnag.

Tekrik-e-Taliban Pakistan to join jihad in Kashmir

29 Sep 2016

Tekrik-e-Taliban Pakistan to join jihad in Kashmir

The Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, one of the deadliest terror groups operating on Pakistani soil, have called to wage a fresh jihad in Kashmir against Indian security forces.

Sharif discusses Kashmir with John Kerry

20 Sep 2016

Sharif discusses Kashmir with John Kerry

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif brought up the Kashmir issue during discussions with US Secretary of State John Kerry in Washington.

India denies UNHRC permission to visit to Kashmir

14 Sep 2016

India denies UNHRC permission to visit to Kashmir

With Pakistan bringing up the Kashmir issue in various international platforms, the United Nations Human Rights Council requested India to grant access to the valley so they can assess the situation.

Unrest continues, Hurriyat refuses talks with Delhi

05 Sep 2016

Unrest continues, Hurriyat refuses talks with Delhi

As the unrest in Kashmir continued to worsen, protesters set fire to the District Magistrate's office in Shopian; however, nobody was injured.

PDP seeks Geelani's help over Kashmir issue

28 Aug 2016

PDP seeks Geelani's help over Kashmir issue

Jammu and Kashmir's ruling PDP government sought help from hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani in calming the unrest that has gripped the valley.