Farooq Abdullah
India  /  Published 26.07.20

Farooq calls for restoration of statehood to J&K

As the revocation of Jammu and Kashmir's special status is set to complete one year on August 5, former chief minister Farooq Abdullah on Sunday called for restoration of its statehood and hoped t...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.07.20

Omar: no link with Rajasthan

The political crisis in Rajasthan has set the temperatures soaring in Jammu and Kashmir with former chief minister Omar Abdullah warning Chhattisgarh chief minister Bhupesh Baghel of legal action for ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 12.10.19

Omar Abdullah meets his sons

Emotions ran high on Friday as the imprisoned Omar Abdullah, former chief minister, met his two sons for the first time since being jailed on August 5.Family sources said Zahir, 20, and Zamir, 22, met...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

India  /  Published 30.09.19

Supreme Court Kashmir hearings begin today

The Supreme Court on Monday transferred to a five-judge constitution bench a batch of petitions challenging the government’s recent decisions on Jammu and Kashmir, with the hearings set to begin fro...
By Our Legal Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.08.19

Shah’s gun and ‘kanpatti’ logic

Union home minister Amit Shah told the Lok Sabha on Tuesday he can’t put a gun to Farooq Abdullah’s “kanpatti” (temple) and bring him out of his house, after several members expressed concern ...
By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 04.08.19

Unity amid crackdown in Kashmir

The Valley’s mainstream parties on Sunday united in a pledge to defend the state’s special status as the administration intensified a crackdown on their leaders, sending a corruption probe notice ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 15.03.20

Farooq calls for bringing political detainees back to J&K

NC president Farooq Abdullah on Sunday asked all political parties of Jammu and Kashmir to jointly appeal to the Centre to bring back all detainees lodged outside the Union territory on 'humanitarian'...
By PTI in Srinagar

India  /  Published 11.03.20

396 held under Public Safety Act in Kashmir

As many as 396 people have been detained in Kashmir under the Public Safety Act (PSA) since the scrapping of the erstwhile state’s special status on August 5 last year, the Union home ministry told ...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 21.05.19

Election over, deadly chopper secret out

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has unofficially admitted that it had shot down its own helicopter killing seven Indians when Indian fighter planes were engaging Pakistani intruders on the day Wing Command...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 05.02.20

Lone walks out of jail and into house arrest

People’s Conference leader Sajjad Lone was released from a makeshift prison on Wednesday, only to be placed under house arrest, making him the most high-profile politician to walk out of jail since ...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar


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