Ahsan Akram

Friends and foes accept Geelani can neither be bought nor bowed down

Friends and foes accept Geelani can neither be bought nor bowed down

An epitome of courage and morality, the 89-year-old veteran Kashmiri leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani has spent more than two decades of his life behind bars and is presently facing house arrest for more than eight years. Suffering from multiple ailments including kidney problems, heart ailment, and bronchitis, his one kidney and gallbladder were removed […]

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Geelani’s ‘last letter’ as Chairman TeH for his party members

Geelani’s ‘last letter’ as Chairman TeH for his party members

The change of guard in contemporary pro-freedom political landscape of Jammu and Kashmir generated a mixed response from Srinagar to Delhi, however, what people missed is parting lines of Hurriyat patriarch Syed Ali Geelani. In his ‘last letter’ to his party men, 88-year-old Geelani notes that he saw ups and downs during his journey but […]

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Some lesser known facts about Muhammad Ashraf Khan Sehrai

Some lesser known facts about Muhammad Ashraf Khan Sehrai

Mohammad Ashraf Sehrai, Monday replaced the octogenarian pro-freedom leader Syed Ali Geelani as the new chairman of the Tehreek-e-Hurriyat (TeH). The development came in the wake of a decision by the Majlis-e-Shora (Advisory board) after taking the health and age of Geelani into consideration. The elections were long overdue since August 2016. Here are some […]