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India to share Jindal evidence, Pakistan to pitch Kashmir (Roundup)


July 3rd, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A day before talks, India Tuesday prepared to share a dossier on 26/11 plotter Abu Jindal's links with Pakistani state actors even as Pakistan's ... Read more...

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India to share Jindal evidence, Pakistan reverts to Kashmir (Second Lead)


July 3rd, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A day before talks, Pakistan Tuesday sought to renew the focus on the Kashmir issue with its foreign secretary meeting the state's separatist leaders ... Read more...

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Kashmiri youth seek demilitarisation, more dialogue


June 3rd, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 3 (IANS) Kashmiris want autonomy, better economic opportunities and removal of "overbearing presence of armed forces from their state", a gathering of Kashmiri youth, activists and separatists said ... Read more...

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Chinks in Mirwaiz-led Hurriyat Conference?


May 7th, 2012 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, May 7 (IANS) Chinks appeared in the Mirwaiz Umer Farooq-led moderate Hurriyat group Monday a day after a statement made by another senior leader of the group.A group of ... Read more...

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Shutdown on JKLF founder’s death anniversary


February 11th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Feb 11 (IANS) Life across Srinagar and other parts of the Valley was affected Saturday by a shutdown called by separatists to mark the death anniversary of Jammu Kashmir ... Read more...

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Activists protesting 1990 killings baton-charged (Lead)


January 22nd, 2012 - 3:03 am ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) Activists of Jammu and Kashmir's separatist People's Political Party (PPP) Saturday clashed with police and were baton charged as they tried to march towards the Gaw ... Read more...

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Police baton charge protesters in Srinagar


January 21st, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 21 (IANS) Police Saturday used batons to disperse a group of protesters in this Jammu and Kashmir summer capital.The protesters were marching towards the Gaw Kadal Bridge here ... Read more...

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British Kashmiri group opposes MFN status to India


January 13th, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) A Kashmiri group based in Britain -- the Tehreek-e-Kashmir UK -- has opposed granting of "Most Favoured Nation" (MFN) status by Pakistan to India, a media ... Read more...

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NC, PDP mourn death of judge who got Mufti’s daughter freed


January 9th, 2012 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 9 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir's two main parties Monday paid tributes to a former judge who had played a key role in negotiating the release of People's Democratic ... Read more...

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Yasin Malik, legislator arrested in Srinagar during protests


December 10th, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 10 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Muhammad Yasin Malik and a legislator, Engineer Rasheed, were arrested Saturday in Srinagar during protests for human rights.The JKLF ... Read more...

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Omar fears rise in militancy if Afzal is hanged


September 28th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 28 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday said he was worried that the hanging of parliament attack convict Afzal Guru could revive militancy in the ... Read more...

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Protest over Yaseen Malik’s arrest turns violent in Jammu and Kashmir


April 29th, 2011 - 9:19 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Apr 29(ANI): The arrest of Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) leader Mohammad Yaseen Malik sparked a violent protest in Srinagar on Friday.Malik was detained on Thursday when he took to ... Read more...

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Separatists protest killing of Kashmir religous leader


April 10th, 2011 - 2:08 am ICT by BNO News
SRINAGAR, KASHMIR (BNO NEWS) -- The city of Srinagar in Kashmir was paralyzed on Saturday after separatists called a strike to protest against the killing of a prominent religious leader, the Hindustan ... Read more...

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Amnesty team visits Kashmir’s summer unrest victims’ kin


March 24th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 24 (IANS) After releasing a damning 82-page report against alleged human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir, members of global rights watchdog Amnesty International are visiting the families ... Read more...

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Shoe hurled at Yasin Malik in Ajmer


February 11th, 2011 - 9:28 pm ICT by ANI
Ajmer, Feb 11 (ANI): A shoe was flung at Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front leader Yasin Malik here on Friday, when the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists staged a protest against his ... Read more...

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Attack on Yasin Malik in Ajmer triggers protests in Srinagar


February 11th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Feb 11 (ANI): At least five persons were injured, when protestors clashed with the police here on Friday over reports that Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front leader Yasin Malik was attacked ... Read more...

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Yasin Malik arrested for flag march to Lal Chowk


January 26th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Jan 26 (ANI): In a bid to maintain peace in Jammu and Kashmir, the authorities arrested separatist leader Yasin Malik soon after he embarked on a massive flag rally here ... Read more...

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Republic Day peaceful in Kashmir; separatist, BJP marches foiled (Second Lead)


January 26th, 2011 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 26 (IANS) Authorities clamped down on secessionist leaders and some Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists Wednesday when they separately tried to take out marches to Lal Chowk here in ... Read more...

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BJP activists, separatists held on peaceful R-Day in Kashmir (Lead)


January 26th, 2011 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 26 (IANS) Three Kashmiri separatist leaders and some Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) activists were arrested Wednesday when they tried to take out their separate marches to Lal Chowk here ... Read more...

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Kashmir on high alert ahead of Republic Day


January 24th, 2011 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Jan 24 (IANS) High alert was sounded throughout Jammu and Kashmir Monday to prevent any untoward incident ahead of the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) planned hoisting of the national flag ... Read more...

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Separatist leader Abdul Gani Bhat admits separatist leaders killed by his own people


January 3rd, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
By BilalSrinagar, Jan.3 (ANI): Professor Abdul Gani Bhat, a separatist leader in Jammu and Kashmir, has admitted some prominent men of the secessionist movement were killed by their own people. They included ... Read more...

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11-member political delegation meets separatist leader Malik in Srinagar


December 4th, 2010 - 8:59 pm ICT by ANI
By Parvez ButtSrinagar, Dec.4 (ANI): Eleven member delegation, comprising representatives of seven political groups and three civil society members met separatist leader Yasin Malik in Srinagar.The delegation, comprising Ram Vilas Paswan ... Read more...

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Parliamentary-civil society delegation in Srinagar (Lead)


December 3rd, 2010 - 10:57 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 3 (IANS) A parliamentary-civil society delegation, including Lok Janshakti Party leader Ram Vilas Paswan and Communist Party of India's D. Raja, arrived here Friday on a three-day visit to ... Read more...

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MPs, civil society members to break Kashmir ice


December 3rd, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Dec 3 (IANS) A 10-member delegation of parliamentarians and civil society activists arrives here Friday to interact with separatists, locals, victims of the recent unrest, mainstream politicians and the youth ... Read more...

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Geelani meets members of all-party delegation


September 20th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 20 (IANS) Hardline Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani Monday met a small group of the all-party team after he refused to talk to the delegation from New ... Read more...

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All-party team in Kashmir, gets cold shoulder from separatists (Afternoon Lead)


September 20th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 20 (IANS) Curfew and a separatist boycott - that was the scene that met the all-party delegation headed by Home Minister P. Chidambaram which arrived here Monday to take ... Read more...

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Fourth day of indefinite curfew in Kashmir, toll 90


September 16th, 2010 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 16 (IANS) Indefinite curfew continued for the fourth day in all major towns of the Kashmir Valley while a young man shot by police here died in New Delhi, taking ... Read more...

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Street protests, violence after Eid prayers in Kashmir (Lead)


September 11th, 2010 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar/New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Massive protests and attacks on government offices were witnessed in Srinagar Saturday after the Eid prayers, prompting Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, who is in New Delhi for ... Read more...

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Omar blames Hurriyat Conference leadership for violence on Eid


September 11th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Sep.11 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday blamed Hurriyat Conference leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq for instigating violence in Srinagar, as he said that his government had permitted ... Read more...

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Restrictions, shutdown hit life in Kashmir, situation peaceful (Lead)


June 22nd, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 22 (IANS) The overall law and order situation in Srinagar and other major towns of the Kashmir Valley remained peaceful Tuesday even as the official restrictions and a separatist shutdown ... Read more...

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Yasin Malik on hunger strike in Kashmir


June 3rd, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 3 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik Thursday went on a daylong hunger strike, along with 30 party activists, in north Kashmir's Nadihal village to protest ... Read more...

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JKLF chief on hunger strike against death for two Kashmiris


April 28th, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 28 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Muhammad Yasin Malik Wednesday began a daylong hunger strike here to protest the death sentence being given to two Kashmiris in ... Read more...

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Separatist factions clash in Kashmir


March 15th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, March 15 (IANS) The rivalry between Kashmir's hardline and moderate separatist factions spilled out on the streets when Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) activists were allegedly attacked by workers of the ... Read more...

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Kashmir separatists meet Pakistan foreign secretary


February 24th, 2010 - 9:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) Urging Islamabad to include Kashmiris in the India-Pakistan dialogue process, separatist leaders from the valley met visiting Pakistani Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir here Wednesday, a day ... Read more...

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Kashmiri separatists to meet Pakistan foreign secretary


February 23rd, 2010 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) They may have refused to talk to Home Minister P. Chidambaram, but Kashmiri separatist leaders are all set to meet Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir here ... Read more...

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