Omar Abdullah
India  /  Published 23.11.19

‘Child-frisking’ row in Kashmir leaders’ jail

Political prisoners in Kashmir staged a protest on Saturday inside the MLA Hostel that has been turned into a sub-jail following allegations that security forces unzipped the top of a politician’s t...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 10.02.20

Omar Abdullah's sister moves SC against his detention

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah's sister on Monday moved the Supreme Court challenging his detention under the Public Safety Act.Senior advocate Kapil Sibal, appearing for petiti...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 07.02.20

The real quake

When fire and brimstone rain down, little captures the force of nature better than the home-grown admonition: “Baitho, chup kar ke baitho (Sit down, just shut up and sit down.”)On Thursday, attent...
By Anita Joshua in Calcutta

India  /  Published 06.02.20

PSA on Omar and Mehbooba

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief ministers Mehbooba Mufti and Omar Abdullah were on Thursday booked under the draconian Public Safety Act (PSA), officials said. Both leaders have been in detention since...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar

India  /  Published 13.03.19

Omar ‘disenfranchise’ finger at PM

Former chief minister Omar Abdullah on Wednesday accused Narendra Modi of disenfranchising Kashmiris by not holding Assembly elections in the state, minutes after the Prime Minister had urged people t...
By Our Special Correspondent in Srinagar


India  /  Published 10.03.19

‘Capitulation’ cry in Kashmir

The Election Commission’s decision not to hold Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir along with the Lok Sabha polls triggered dismay in the state, with former chief minister Omar Abdullah describi...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

India  /  Published 27.01.20

Stalin 'troubled' to see Omar Abdullah's picture

DMK president M. K. Stalin on Monday said he was deeply troubled to see a photograph of National Conference leader Omar Abdullah in which he sports an overgrown beard and demanded the Centre immediate...
By PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 25.02.19

Kashmir leaders send Arunachal alert

The uncertainty shrouding Article 35-A has blurred the lines between pro-India voices and separatists in Kashmir with some leaders raising the spectre of a situation uglier than that in Arunachal Prad...
By Muzaffar Raina in Srinagar

Opinion  /  Published 23.02.19

Kashmir is the greatest test for Modi’s realism

The two most sensible comments amidst the hysteria that succeeded the Pulwama massacre were both by former Kashmir chief ministers. Omar Abdullah’s anguished plea that “Kashmir isn’t just a piec...
By Sunanda K. Datta-Ray

India  /  Published 22.02.19

SC order on action against assault on Kashmiris

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the chief secretaries and DGPs of 11 states to take 'prompt' action to prevent incidents of 'threat, assault and social boycott' of Kashmiris, including students, ...
By PTI in Srinagar


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