Sonia Sarkar reports from Kashmir on efforts by Valley folk to prevent the violent turmoil from derailing children’s education
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Srinagar, Oct 26: There is a lot of hope that is riding on the meeting between the Yashwant Sinha-led delegation and the Hurriyat Conference leaders. Syed Ali Shah Geelani, who had refused to talk to CPI(M) leader Sitaram Yechury, opened his doors for Sinha. 55 more words
In a bid to send out a strict message to Kashmiri separatist leaders, the Union government has decided to stop all facilities that have been extended to them, including security, travel and medical services. 21 more words
Srinagar, Aug 27: Kashmir separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani who had asked the army to vacate from Jammu and Kashmir has been formally arrested.
Geelani was under house arrest for last two days was arrested after he tried to defy the same and lead a march to the 15 corps of the Indian Army at Badami Bagh here and ask them to vacate Jammu and Kashmir.
Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has been ‘arrested’, perhaps a pointer to a toughening of the Centre’s stance on the unrest in the state. 145 more words