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Mirwaiz Umer Farooq

Restrictions In Srinagar As Separatists Call For Strike Against Slapping Of PSA On Yasin Malik

Mar 08, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The separatists called for a strike on Friday against booking of the JKLF chairman and others under the PSA, the crackdown on separatists and ban on Jaamat-e-Islami (JeI)

Restrictions Imposed In Srinagar Amid Ban On Jamaat, Mirwaiz Under House Arrest

Mar 01, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Speed of both Mobile and fixed broadband Internet services have been slashed in the valley to prevent exchange of inflammatory posts and pictures on the social media.

Regret Every Killing On Kashmiri Soil, Say Separatists Without Mentioning Pulwama

Separatist leaders Syed Ali Shah Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik in a statement said, "People and leadership of Kashmir regret every killing that happens on its soil."

J&K: Separatist Leadership Calls For 2-Day Strike Against "Challenge" To Article 35A

Jul 29, 2018 Outlook Web Bureau

“JRL (Joint Resistance Leadership) met to deliberate serious challenge posed to Art (Article) 35A, want to make it clear to GOI (Government of India) any and every attempt made at changing the demographic nature of the state will be stiffly resisted," said Mirwaiz Umar Farooq

Turkey’s Erdogan Is Latest Favourite Of Kashmiri Separatists

Hurriyat’s Mirwaiz hails the newly elected President, who “has raised a voice in support of suppressed people—be it in Palestine or Kashmir”

18 May, 2018

Centre's Ramazan Ceasefire Just A 'Pause In Killing Of Kashmiris', Says Separatist Leader Mirwaiz Farooq

Naseer Ganai

The centre's announcement signifies the realization of New Delhi that its military strategy has not worked in Kashmir, Mirwaiz Umer Farooq tells Outlook.

10 May, 2018

Separatist Leader Slams Mufti's All Party Meeting. Says 'Pro-India Parties' Supporting Black Laws Put In Place By New Delhi

Outlook Web Bureau

He described the All Parties Meeting as nothing but "a farce to mislead people into believing that they are serious or can do something to bring people out of the current oppressive state."

19 January, 2018

Kashmir Belongs To Them As Much As It Does To Us: Separatist Leader Mirwaiz Farooq Appeals Kashmiri Pandits To Come Back 'Home'

Outlook Web Bureau

About 4 lakh Kashmiri Pandits were forced to flee Kashmir in 1989 in the wake of violence and terrorism and seek shelter in camps for refugees set up in Jammu and Delhi.

03 January, 2018

06 October, 2017

J&K: Separatist Leaders Detained, Put Under House Arrest Ahead Of Protest Over Braid Chopping Incidents

Outlook Web Bureau

During the past month, several young girls and women in many parts of the Kashmir Valley have reported that their hair were chopped by unknown persons

06 October, 2017

Hurriyat Sees Conspiracy Behind Braid Chopping Incidents In The Valley

Outlook Web Bureau

"In highly militarized atmosphere people are already feeling harassed and with the braid chopping they are being further intimidated.”

02 October, 2017

'Bhagwat's Statement Shows That India Doesn't Want To Resolve Kashmir Issue By Political Means', Separatist Leaders Hit Back

Outlook Web Bureau

Bhagwat had demanded "necessary" constitutional amendments for the people of Jammu and Kashmir to be "completely assimilated"

07 September, 2017

JKLF Chief Yasin Malik Arrested, Hurriyat Leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Under House Arrest

Outlook Web Bureau

Malik was taken into custody from Srinagar and shifted to Central Jail till September 11, officials said.

12 July, 2017

In A First, Hurriyat Leaders Call For End Of ‘Bloodshed On All Sides In Valley’

Naseer Ganai

They hailed Kashmiris for condemning the attack on the Amarnath yatris

28 April, 2017

Mirwaiz Says India Should Behave As Mature Democracy, Engage Kashmiris, Start Talks With Pakistan

Naseer Ganai

Mirwaiz was allowed to address the Jamia Mosque here after seven weeks.

05 August, 2015

'Modi Is Not The Vajpayee We Were Looking For'

Bula Devi

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq of Hurriyat Conference on militancy and the proposed talks between the NSAs of India and Pakistan.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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