December 06, 2016 12:03 am
The opposition party also threw its weight behind the separatists, calling their agitation a ‘’justice struggle”.
December 03, 2016 4:26 pm
The petition accused Farooq of making certain anti-national remarks during an event which was shown on prime time on a leading news channel on November 25, the counsel said.
November 24, 2016 9:07 pm
Abdullah said signs of normalcy should not be mistaken to be restoration of peace as all such activities were being carried out "in accordance with the weekly schedules being issued by Hurriyat leaders".
May 28, 2016 11:47 am
Farooq Abdullah was seen talking on phone while national anthem was being played at Mamata Banerjee's swearing-in ceremony on Friday.
April 03, 2016 8:49 pm
Mehbooba Mufti, 56, will take office as the first woman chief minister of the state tomorrow.
March 14, 2016 3:35 pm
Abdullah also attacked BJP, and said that the ruling dispensation had failed to fulfill its pre-poll promises.
March 10, 2016 4:54 pm
"It is not me, but security forces who have to take the final call in the matter,’’ he told media persons at Udhampur when he was asked about his party standing on AFSPA.
January 23, 2016 8:06 pm
"We don’t know what is going to come now, but let us hope that January 26 passes with peace and the President of France who is coming here will have a great good visit and all other matter are discussed,’’ he said.
January 22, 2016 10:10 pm
The meeting gains significance as PDP president, Mehbooba Mufti, is showing reluctance in taking the reins of power, though PDP has hinted it will go with the BJP.
January 18, 2016 12:08 am
“All he has said is that if any proposal comes from BJP it will be discussed by Working Committee of the party for a decision,” Omar tweeted.
February 18, 2016 12:09 pm
Srinagar, Feb 18 (ANI): Condemning the JNU row, Jammu and Kashmir National Conference (NC) Patron Farooq Abdullah said that the scuffle between lawyers and students outside the Patiala House Court is an attack on India’s democracy. Farooq added that the entire JNU row has been exaggerated and the Vice Chancellor should have handled it himself. Meanwhile, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) founder Lalu Prasad Yadav accused the Delhi Police for being a mere spectator in the JNU row, alleging that they are acting on behalf of the Centre.
January 17, 2016 9:09 am
Jammu, Jan 17 (ANI): National Conference patron Farooq Abdullah on Sunday said that delay in government formation in Jammu and Kashmir is bad for the state as it is a border state. He further said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) should form the government as they had mandate in the assembly elections.