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Omar Abdullah


Omar Abdullah says Air India has blocked him on Twitter

January 20, 2017 11:08 am

Omar Abdullah has not clarified yet why he was blocked though.

Kareena Kapoor's baby being trolled for his name Taimur, Omar Abdullah has the only sane response

December 21, 2016 1:53 pm

After Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan revealed that they have named their baby, Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi, the trolling has been relentless and even cruel. In the midst of this, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has a sane response.

Complaint against Farooq, Omar Abdullah for alleged objectionable remark

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.

Pakistan needs to take initiative, says Omar Abdullah

December 01, 2016 12:22 am

Reacting to the attacks in Jammu on Tuesday, Abdullah said the government must explain its Pakistan policy to the country in the aftermath of the repeated attacks on forces.

Mehbooba Mufti should release those arrested during Kashmir unrest, says Omar Abdullah

November 28, 2016 4:13 pm

"True to form @MehboobaMufti will look to the centre for everything because she has surrendered all the authority of her office," he said.

PM Modi idea of cashless economy unrealistic: Omar Abdullah

November 27, 2016 4:37 pm

The National Conference (NC) working president said it was an unrealistic idea especially for the people living in remote areas of the state.

Omar Abdullah hits outs at supporters of demonetisation

November 25, 2016 3:25 pm

Omar Abdullah was referring to surfacing of two variants of 500 rupee notes, which the Reserve Bank of India put down to printing defect due to rush.

Hold parleys with stakeholders willing to talk on Kashmir issue: Omar Abdullah to Centre

November 24, 2016 8:57 pm

Terming Kashmir as a "political" issue that needs "practical and sustainable political" solution, Omar asked the central government to acknowledge the resentment in the Valley.

Omar accuses Mehbooba of selective crackdown on separatists

June 13, 2016 10:35 pm

"Today she has gone from that self-righteous moral pedestal to the role of personally directing arrests and using almost three-decade-old cases to send separatist leaders to jail," he said.

Mehbooba Mufti-Omar Abdullah spar in Assembly over Sainik Colony issue

June 06, 2016 1:39 pm

The opposition benches protested against Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti's outburst saying everything was not media created.


Nitish, Omar, Rahul at Sonia Gandhi's Iftar party

July 13, 2015 10:17 pm

Omar Abdullah, Nitish Kumar arrives at the Iftar party hosted by Sonia Gandhi in Delhi.

J&K Assembly: A day of drama

March 27, 2015 8:26 pm

The session turned ugly when entire opposition accused Mufti led government of lying before the House.


'It doesn't help when 14-16 leaders sit on stage and blast PM Modi. It allows him to play victim... Must work at state-level'

June 18, 2020 2:31 pm

In this edition of Idea Exchange Former J&K chief minister Omar Abdullah expresses concern over the recent political killings in Jammu and Kashmir and says that the Centre's lack of clarity on J&K is worrying.

Why isn’t BJP-PDP forming govt. in J&K: Omar

February 25, 2016 7:00 am

Srinagar (J&K), Feb 25 (ANI): Taking a jibe at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah questioned the delay by the BJP-PDP alliance in forming the government in the state, in spite of having good numbers in the assembly. Talking about the present Governor Rule in the state, Abdullah said the rule is imposed when there is no numbers, which is also called the Breakdown of Constitutional Order, where there is no possibility of the formation of a government.

Unaware of developments about selection of next CM: Omar Abdullah

January 15, 2016 9:37 am

Chennai, Jan 15 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir former chief minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said that he was unaware of the developments regarding the election of the next Chief Minister of the state. He added that whatever be the decision, it should be for the welfare of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. He added that both Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) need to chart the future course of action.