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Won't accept 'those two families' as our leaders: Tsering Namgyal

Namgyal who received praise for his speech in Parliament said Prime Minister Narendra Modi understood sentiments of people of the region.

07 Aug 2019 7:40 AM

Mufti, Omar trade barbs over passage of Triple Talaq Bill

The contentious Triple Talaq Bill sailed through the upper house after a series of walkouts and abstentions on Tuesday.

31 Jul 2019 1:52 PM

Congress, NC sowed seeds of terrorism in Kashmir, Pakistan exploited it: Ram Madhav

Madhav accused the Congress of distorting people's mandate in the 1987 elections.

29 Jun 2019 12:49 PM

Trump taught us good lesson: Farooq Abdullah on tariffs tweet

On the issue of reservation in J&K, Farooq Abdullah said, 'Reservation is good, but it should not affect the reservation for other people.'

28 Jun 2019 8:17 PM

Iftar party row: Omar Abdullah urges India, Pak to ‘stop this nonsense’

Omar also strongly criticized the Pakistani side for their ‘tit for tat diplomacy’, citing Pakistani High Commission’s incident earlier.

02 Jun 2019 1:35 PM


People of J&K are directly fighting BJP, their cronies: Farooq Abdullah

Abdullah, said people have to vote for preserving country's secular disposition, integrity and unity.

14 Apr 2019 9:23 AM

Omar seeks response from PM Modi over Imran Khan's 'endorsement' for next term

Earlier Khan said that there may be a better chance of peace talks with India if the BJP wins the general elections.

10 Apr 2019 2:53 PM

‘Separate J&K’: Gautam Gambhir, Omar Abdullah exchange barbs

While ex-cricketer mocked Omar’s demand for separate Prez and PM for Kashmir, th NC leader retorted advising Gambhir to comment only about Cricket.

03 Apr 2019 1:49 AM

'Completely unacceptable': Jaitley hits out at Omar for his two PM's in J&K

Abdullah earlier in the day had said that he would like to bring back the posts of ‘President’ and ‘Prime Minister’ for state of J&K.

02 Apr 2019 9:40 AM

Farooq Abdullah files nomination papers for Srinagar LS seat

The police barricaded the entire area for security to prevent any untoward incident and did not allow any supporters at the venue.

25 Mar 2019 1:44 PM


Congress, National Conference pact for ‘friendly’ contest

The alliance, they asserted, was formed in the national interest and to help strengthen secular forces in the sensitive state and beyond.

21 Mar 2019 1:55 AM

Bureaucrats 'browbeaten, threatened' for backing early J&K Assembly polls: Omar

Omar has been outspoken against the EC's decision to not hold assembly elections in the state simultaneously with the Lok Sabha polls.

18 Mar 2019 2:19 PM

National Conference worker shot by militants in J&K’s Anantnag

Ismail, 60, was shifted to a hospital in Srinagar.

14 Mar 2019 6:28 PM

Holding timely elections in J-K will be test for Modi, says Omar Abdullah

Abdullah said except for an odd by-election, all elections in Jammu and Kashmir since 1995-96 have been held as per schedule.

25 Feb 2019 12:04 PM

‘Rahul Gandhi no longer a Pappu, proved his mettle’: Farooq Abdullah

The former Jammu and Kashmir CM also hailed opening of the Kartarpur corridor as a 'step in the right direction'.

22 Dec 2018 11:25 AM


BJP slams Farooq Abdullah for 'promising' regional autonomy in J&K

Abdullah had on Thursday promised regional autonomy if his party comes to power in Jammu and Kashmir after next year's assembly election.

22 Dec 2018 11:08 AM

Farooq Abdullah promises regional autonomy within 30 days of being voted to power

‘With almighty's blessing, I am in good health and I will see it become a reality within my time,’ Abdullah said.

20 Dec 2018 5:00 PM

Omar asks Centre to clear air around former Norwegian PM's Kashmir visit

Former Norwegian PM's Bondevik had last Friday met senior separatist leaders Syed Ali Shah Geelani and Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in Srinagar.

27 Nov 2018 9:46 AM

Ram Madhav takes back Pak comment after Omar dare, throws new challenge

After backtracking on earlier comment, Ram Madhav dared Omar Abdullah to fight next elections with Mehbooba Mufti-led PDP.

22 Nov 2018 4:40 PM

J&K Assembly dissolved after rival alliances stake claim to form government

Both Mehbooba Mufti and Sajad Lone wrote to the J&K Governor staking claim to form the government in the state.

21 Nov 2018 8:49 PM