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Syed Ali Shah Geelani

Kashmiri separatist patriarch Syed Ali Shah Geelani buried quietly in Srinagar

Family sources stated that he complained of severe chest pain on Wednesday afternoon

02 Sep 2021 8:27 AM

Geelani's family terms statements attributed to him false, fabricated

The family also requested media and social media users not to drag the ailing leader or his kin into “unnecessary controversies

25 Aug 2020 9:58 AM

Pakistan Senate recommends Nishan-e-Pakistan to Geelani; mixed reactions in J-K

Syed Geelani quit as chairman of All Parties Hurriyat Conference last month.

28 Jul 2020 10:51 PM

Letter urging bandh on Burhan Wani's death anniversary not by Geelani, is fake: J-K Police

A police spokesman said that a case (FIR No 265/2020) under section 13 ULA(P) Act, 505 IPC (public mischief) has been registered.

08 Jul 2020 10:39 AM

Syed Ali Shah Geelani quits Hurriyat, slams collegues for backing Centre's Kashmir plan

Sources privy to the development said the nonagenarian politician’s move was being anticipated for quite some time within the amalgam.

30 Jun 2020 9:06 AM


‘Kashmiri anger may erupt into major violence’

Kashmir, under a security lockdown since August 4 night, has by its own standards been peaceful.

21 Aug 2019 5:22 AM

Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s son grilled over terror funding

Nayeem Geelani, who had been evading questioning by the NIA for long, appeared on Monday and a detailed questioning took place on Tuesday.

24 Apr 2019 2:12 AM

Geelani fined Rs 14.40 lakh for possessing $10,000

The foreign currency was seized during an income-tax raid at Mr Geelani’s residence in Srinagar in 2002.

23 Mar 2019 12:56 AM

ED imposes over Rs 14 lakh penalty on separatist leader Geelani

ED will also impose penalty and confiscate illegal acquisition of foreign exchange recovered from former Chairman of JKLF.

22 Mar 2019 3:05 PM

Separatist leader arrested in J&K for suspected terror links

The leader was part of separatist political party Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH).

17 Dec 2018 7:48 PM


Omar asks Centre to clear air around former Norwegian PM's Kashmir visit

Former Norwegian PM's Bondevik had last Friday met senior separatist leaders Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in Srinagar.

27 Nov 2018 9:46 AM

Syed Ali Shah Geelani aide shot dead in Anantnag

Doctors said that Mir had received bullet wounds in chest and abdomen.

21 Nov 2018 7:10 AM

How Modi has managed to cut the snake’s head

Draining the blood to the fount remains at the core of the Indian offensive and defensive strategy on Kashmir.

08 Aug 2018 12:26 AM

Won’t jump the gun over move: Syed Ali Shah Geelani

He said that now the police cover provided to him is being raked up and exploited by the government.

31 Mar 2018 7:15 AM

J&K lifts curbs on separatist leadership

Geelani, widely known as a hard nut to crack among the separatist, had been under house arrest for the past eight years.

31 Mar 2018 4:59 AM


‘Kashmiri youth under pressure’

The message posted with it said that he has joined Hizb-ul-Mujahedin, the frontline indigenous militant group.

27 Mar 2018 1:28 AM

Statements by 'Alpha', 'Charlie', 'Gama' hold key in terror funding case

The NIA officials feel that the confessional statements will hold the key in nailing the culprits in the case.

25 Mar 2018 5:16 PM

New Hurriyat chief Sehrai’s son missing; may have joined Hizb

Srinagar's SSP Imtiyaz Ismail has confirmed receiving a complaint from the family and said that it has taken the cognisance of the same.

25 Mar 2018 1:40 AM

Close aide replaces ailing Syed Geelani as TeH chief

Sections of media had earlier reported that Geelani may pickup his elder son Naeem Geelani, a medical doctor by profession, to lead his party.

20 Mar 2018 12:48 AM

J&K: Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani resigns as Hurriyat chairman

Senior Hurriyat leader Muhammad Ashraf Sehrai replaced Geelani as the chairman of the party.

19 Mar 2018 6:03 PM