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JKCA money laundering case: Special court takes cognisance of ED charge sheet against Farooq, others

July 27, 2022 2:33 am

The charge sheet was filed on June 4, but a special court in Srinagar took its cognisance on Tuesday. The court has issued notices to the accused for appearance before it on August 27.

PAGD to jointly contest J&K polls: Farooq, Mufti

July 05, 2022 7:58 am

Abdullah's confirmation came a month after NC vice-president Omar Abdullah and Mufti had hinted at a united contest by the alliance.

From Valley to Delhi, govt to Opposition, Farooq Abdullah a leader for all seasons

June 20, 2022 12:38 pm

While withdrawing his name, Farooq Abdullah said J&K needs him to “help navigate these uncertain times” and that “a lot more active politics is ahead of him”.

Presidential candidate: Next Opp meet on June 21

June 20, 2022 2:18 am

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, who had convened the June 15 meeting is likely to skip the next round of discussions due to prior engagements.

Your Daily Wrap: Centre announces 10% quota for Agniveers, Farooq turns down offer to be Oppn's presidential candidate; and more

June 18, 2022 8:19 pm

From the centre announcing 10% quota in the CAPFs and Assam Rifles for Agniveers to the Oppn facing another setback as Farooq Abdullah declines to be its prez candidate, here are the top stories of today.

Farooq Abdullah declines to be presidential candidate: J&K needs me in 'these uncertain times'

June 19, 2022 6:31 am

Farooq Abdullah, who says he has a lot more active politics ahead of him, is the second leader from the Opposition camp to refuse to contest the presidential election.

Presidential polls: A list of names floating for Presidency

June 15, 2022 10:29 pm

As of now, the major names that have cropped are -- Sharad Pawar, Farooq Abdullah, Gopalkrishna Gandhi and Nitish Kumar.

Centre following policy of 'denialism' on J&K: Farooq Abdullah

June 06, 2022 11:45 am

Farooq Abdullah, a former chief minister, was speaking to party workers at Surankote in the border district of Poonch.

ED summons Farooq Abdullah in JKCA money laundering case

May 27, 2022 1:44 pm

The case is related to alleged irregularities in grants given by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA).

The curious case of the silence of the Abdullahs on delimitation panel order

May 09, 2022 8:32 am

While the party issued a statement, many thought it was too mild


After being released from detention, here is how Mehbooba Mufti spent her day

October 14, 2020 5:28 pm

Mufti, along with the entire separatist and mainstream leadership, was detained by the J&K Police on August 5 last year; the day the Centre abrogated Jammu and Kashmir’s special status and downgraded the state into two Union Territories.


Patiala court scuffle is attack on India’s democracy: Farooq

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.

Delay in govt. formation bad for state: Farooq Abdullah

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.