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Dr. Farooq Abdullah


Four months in detention, Jammu's National Conference call for release of ex-CMs

December 05, 2019 7:02 pm

Unanimously adopting a resolution commemorating the 114th birth anniversary of late Sher-e-Kashmir Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah, party leaders at an event held at party headquarters, urged the Centre to reach out to people of the Valley and understand their aspirations.

Farooq Abdullah’s sister, daughter arrested during Kashmir protest

October 16, 2019 7:59 am

Those arrested include Abdullah’s sister Suraya Abdullah, his daughter Safiya Abdullah, Delhi-based activist Sushoba Bharve. Also arrested were Hawa Bashir, the wife of former Chief Justice of Jammu and Kashmir Bashir Ahmad Khan, retired Kashmir University media coordinator Muslim Jan and activist Qurat-ul-Ain besides others.

Srinagar protest: Farooq Abdullah's sister, daughter among women activists detained

October 15, 2019 2:49 pm

Demanding restoration of civil liberties and fundamental rights of the citizens, the women said they feel "betrayed, humiliated and violated as people".

Two months into detention, Farooq Abdullah meets NC leaders; flashes 'victory' sign

October 06, 2019 2:11 pm

Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Omar Abdullah are among the score of politicians in Kashmir who remain under preventive detention since August 5.

SC refuses Vaiko's plea against Farooq Abdullah's detention

September 30, 2019 12:27 pm

Vaiko, who said he is a close friend of Abdullah for the past four decades, has contended that constitutional rights conferred on the National Conference leader had been deprived of on account of “illegal detention without any authority of law”.

How PSA Board has become a rubber stamp — OKs almost all detention orders

September 18, 2019 6:04 pm

The PSA Advisory Board is meant to act as a check and balance on the government’s use of this stringent law and that’s why the judiciary was made part of its appointment exercise. Ironically, it was PDP-BJP govt that cut judiciary out of the process.

Pulwama to Aug 5: Jammu and Kashmir HC indicted Govt for PSA arrests — in 80% cases

September 17, 2019 11:25 am

An analysis of the 39 orders quashing the detentions reveals a telling pattern that the Abdullah order will be tested against if and when there is a legal challenge

Explained: What is Jammu and Kashmir’s Public Safety Act?

September 17, 2019 4:57 pm

The PSA, under which former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah has been detained, allows for detention for two years without trial. How is the stringent Act enforced, and what are the options for appeal?

Public? Safety?

September 17, 2019 4:03 am

Move to book Farooq Abdullah under PSA shows arbitrariness — and a lack of plan to address the crisis in J&K

After plea seeks presence of Farooq Abdullah, Govt slaps PSA, prolongs his detention

September 17, 2019 7:22 am

Police sources said before the PSA charge was slapped, two NC leaders met Abdullah who told them he was in no mood to relent.


Farooq Abdullah and family at preview launch of 'The Splendor of Kashmir'

November 09, 2017 10:11 pm

Farooq Abdullah and family at preview launch of 'The Splendor of Kashmir' by Varuna Anand in Delhi.