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Kashmir: Mirwaiz terms all-party meeting a ‘farce’

Kashmir: Mirwaiz terms all-party meeting a ‘farce’

Incarcerated pro-freedom leader and chairman Hurriyat (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq termed the all-party meeting of “pro-India Parties” convened by Mehbooba Mufti “a farce to mislead people into believing that they are serious or can do something to bring people out of the current oppressive state.” “The fact remains that it is these very parties and people who are […]

Mirwaiz Umar, mother to get passports for Umrah

Mirwaiz Umar, mother to get passports for Umrah

Narrator Correspondent Srinagar: Indian government is issuing passports to Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and his mother with permission to visit one only country, Saudi Arabia, for pilgrimage, a media report said Sunday. The government was “initially reluctant” to grant the passports to Mirwaiz. It later agreed to his request to take his […]

Throwing stones at school bus disturbing: Mirwaiz

Throwing stones at school bus disturbing: Mirwaiz

Srinagar: APHC chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said that stone-throwing incident in Shopian on a school bus is disturbing and “one fails to understand why a school bus carrying children was targeted?” He also said that those who indulge in such hooliganism should realize that these actions tarnish “our movement and provide an opportunity to our adversary […]