Yasin Malik

  • Kupwara observes total bandh, Srinagar calm 28-02-2014 02:22 PM

    Srinagar: Kupwara continues to remain tense but under control on fourth straight day over Monday evening killing of seven militants in an encounter with security forces in Lolab area of Kupwara district. Police arrested JKLF chairman Yasin Malik and 10 supporters after they tried to take out a protest march...
  • Yasin Malik, family allegedly thrown out of a Delhi hotel 03-12-2013 10:20 AM

    Srinagar: Separatist JKLF on Monday alleged its chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik and his family were forced to spend several hours on road in Delhi after they were forced to leave the hotel booked by them. Yasin Malik and his family, including an 18-month-old daughter, went to Delhi on Sunday and...
  • Separatist leader Yasin Malik denied immigration check to Nepal 07-10-2013 11:27 AM

    New Delhi: Separatist group Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front chief Yasin Malik was on Monday detained for some time at the Indira Gandhi International airport in the national capital. Sources say that Malik was headed to Nepal and his passport had expired. Therefore, he was denied an immigration check. He has...
  • Indefinite curfew in Shopian after man fatally shot dead by CRPF 13-09-2013 08:08 AM

    Indefinite curfew was on Thursday imposed in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian town in the wake of protests against the gunning down of a man on Wednesday, officials said. Residents said Muhammad Rafi Rather, a 28-year-old bus driver, was shot down by the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel posted...
  • Yasin Malik, JKLF supporters detained before protest march 12-08-2013 05:45 PM

    Over two dozen activists of separatist group JKLF, along with its chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik, were taken into preventive custody on Monday as police foiled an attempt by them to hold a march in Srinagaragainst recent cases of communal clashes in Jammu and Kashmir. Malik was detained in the wee...
  • J&K: Yasin Malik, 4 others taken into preventive custody 30-06-2013 02:59 PM

    Srinagar: JKLF Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik and four other separatist leaders of the outfit were placed under preventive custody on Sunday when they were heading towards Sumbal area where two youths were allegedly killed in army firing. "Malik along with Showkat Ahmad Bakhshi, Bashir Ahmad Kashmiri, Shahid Makaya and Javed...
  • Yasin Malik flown to Srinagar by Delhi Police 03-05-2013 09:47 AM

    New Delhi: Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik reached Srinagar on Friday after he flown by Delhi Police, which took him into preventive custody after denying permission for his protest to press for his demands, including handing over the body of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru. The Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front...
  • Yasin Malik taken into preventive custody by Delhi Police 02-05-2013 11:27 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Thursday took Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik into preventive custody. Malik was to hold a 48-hour hunger strike in the capital to press for his demands, including handing over the body of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru to his family. The Delhi Police had...
  • Police denies permission for Yasin Malik's protest in Delhi 02-05-2013 04:16 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police has denied permission to Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik to hold a 48-hour hunger strike in the capital to press for his demands including handing over the body of Parliament attack case convict Afzal Guru to his family. "Yes," said City Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar when...
  • Yasin Malik will not be allowed to stage protest in Delhi: Sources 02-05-2013 01:06 AM

    New Delhi: Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik will not be allowed to stage any protest in New Delhi as announced by him, to press for handing over of the body of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru to his family. Official sources said the Home Ministry is likely to advise the...
  • Srinagar: Yasin Malik arrested during JKLF march 07-12-2012 04:14 PM

    Srinagar: Police arrested Muhammad Yasin Malik, chairman of the Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front following post-prayer protests in uptown Maisuma locality of summer capital Srinagar on Friday. Malik was leading dozens of supporters after the Friday prayers during a JKLF march to city centre Lal Chowk from the adjacent Maisuma...
  • J&K power crisis: Separatist Yasin Malik arrested 06-01-2012 03:40 PM

    Srinagar: Separatist leader Yasin Malik and six others were arrested in Srinagar on Friday. They were protesting over the death of a Kashmiri youth in CISF firing on Monday. Kashmir has been reeling under day-long power cuts for the past several weeks. The massive load shedding led to a series...
  • US maintained no contact with Geelani: Wikileaks 03-09-2011 09:21 PM

    New Delhi: The US embassy officials in New Delhi referred to top moderate separatist leaders including Mirwaiz Umar Farooq as "four musketeers" as Washington maintained "no contact" with hardliner Syed Ali Shah Geelani since 2001 for his ties with "terrorist groups". Apart from Mirwaiz, former amalgam chairmen Abdul Gani Bhat...
  • Capture Kashmiri, Omar by July: US warns Pak 02-06-2011 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: The US getting tough on Pakistan. It has given the country a deadline till July to capture five most wanted al Qaeda and Taliban terrorists. Pakistani security forces have been asked to capture al-Zawahiri, Mullah Omar, Illyas Kashmiri, Sirajuddin Haqqani and Atia Abdur Rehman either in a unilateral...
  • Pak general rules out N Waziristan offensive 01-06-2011 05:53 PM

    Mamad Gat: A top Pakistani army commander said on Wednesday that his military has no imminent plans to launch an offensive in a tribal region home to numerous militants who focus on attacking US and NATO forces in neighboring Afghanistan. The statement by Lt Gen Asif Yasin Malik contradicted rampant...
  • Kashmir: Security tightened after Malik's arrest 29-04-2011 12:56 PM

    Srinagar: Security has been tightened as tension prevailed in Maisuma and Lal Chowk areas of the city where markets remained closed following the arrest of JKLF chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik. Shops, schools and business establishments in Maisuma and Lal Chowk areas remained closed and a large number of security force...
  • JKLF Chairman, three others detained 28-04-2011 03:07 PM

    Srinagar: JKLF Chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik and three of his associates were detained on Thursday by the police after they tried to stage a protest against the arrest of a youth in Maisuma area of the city. Malik was taken into preventive custody as he and his supporters tried to...
  • Shoe hurled at JKLF chief during BJP protests 11-02-2011 05:55 PM

    Ajmer: A shoe was flung at Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front(JKLF) chief Yasin Malik on Friday when BJP activists staged a protest against his visit to this pilgrim town in Rajasthan. Police said the shoe missed Malik, who was standing on the third floor of a hotel in Ganj locality...
  • Interlocutors invite Kashmir separatists 11-02-2011 11:52 AM

    Jammu: The three interlocutors for Jammu and Kashmir have for the first time sent formal invitation letters to four separatist leaders, urging them to sit across the table for talks. Dileep Padgaonkar, one of the three interlocutors, was quoted as saying in newspaper 'Greater Kashmir' that invites had been dispatched...
  • Kashmir's future secure with India: Chidambaram 20-09-2010 02:40 PM

    NEW DELHI:A two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir by members of all major political parties to assess the ground situation began on Monday as Home Minister P Chidambaram assured the people of the state their honour, dignity and future are secure as part of India. The visit by the all-party...
  • Omar blames Mirwaiz for Srinagar violence 11-09-2010 05:08 PM

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir government has blamed Hurriyat Conference leader Mirwaiz Umer Farooq for instigating violence in Srinagar on Saturday after the Eid-ul-Fitr prayers. Omar accused the separatists of breach of trust after violent mobs targeted police and government buildings in Srinagar. "We received a request from Mirwaiz for the...