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‘Would rather talk to Kashmiri youth’ — Shah rejects Abdullah’s pitch for India-Pakistan talks

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah Sunday said peace in the region will remain elusive unless a conducive atmosphere is made for talks between the two neighboring countries.
National Conference president Farooq Abdullah | ThePrint

Kashmiris not involved in civilian killings, says Farooq Abdullah, alleges ploy to defame Valley

National Conference president Farooq Abdullah Sunday said the civilian attacks were carried out under a conspiracy to defame Kashmiris, and disturb the Valley's peaceful atmosphere.
Some opposition leaders attended the INLD's ‘Samman Diwas Samaroh’ in Jind, to mark the 108th birth anniversary of former deputy prime minister Chaudhary Devi Lal. | Photo: Twitter/@OfficialINLD

Only 3 parties & BJP’s Birender Singh attend OP Chautala rally for non-BJP, non-Congress front

INLD invited regional leaders like Mulayam, Mamata and Nitish to mark birth anniversary of ex-deputy PM Devi Lal, but only P.S. Badal, Farooq Abdullah and K.C. Tyagi attended.
National Conference president Farooq Abdullah during an event in Srinagar, on 31 August 2021 | Twitter/@ANI

National Conference will win next assembly polls in J&K, says Farooq Abdullah

Abdullah, who represents the Srinagar parliamentary constituency, regretted his party’s non-participation in the 2018 panchayat polls and the 2019 Block Development Council elections.
Former chief minister Farooq Abdullah | Photo: Praveen Jain | ThePrint

From doctor who partied in London to politician jailed in J&K — Farooq Abdullah’s many moments

Former Jammu & Kashmir CM Farooq Abdullah reminisces about his life so far as he talks to ThePrint, notes that change is inevitable, but warns that govt should rethink its Article 370 decision.
Former J&K Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah at his residence in Srinagar's Gupkar Road | Praveen Jain | ThePrint

Pro-India Kashmiris more or less hated here, but Delhi won’t hear the truth: Farooq Abdullah

In exclusive interview to ThePrint ahead of 5 August, second anniversary of Article 370 revocation, ex-CM Farooq Abdullah speaks about Modi govt's treatment of people in Kashmir.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with leaders from Jammu and Kashmir including Farooq Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti, Ghulam Nabi Azad and Omar Abdullah. | Photo: Twitter/@narendramodi

There is a ‘level of mistrust’ in J&K, says Farooq Abdullah upon return from Delhi

The former CM said even senior Congress leader Karan Singh has called for the restoration of statehood to Jammu and Kashmir before holding elections.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with leaders from Jammu and Kashmir including Farooq Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti, Ghulam Nabi Azad and Omar Abdullah. | Photo: Twitter/@narendramodi

PM Modi assures early election & statehood to J&K in first attempt to break ice in 22 months

Distance between Delhi and Kashmir should end, says PM. PDP & NC raise the issue of Article 370 restoration. PDP and Congress push for rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits.
Members of the Peoples Alliance for Gupkar Declaration (PAGD) Farooq Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti, Omar Abdullah and others during a press conference after their meeting, at Bathindi in Jammu, on 7 November 2020 | PTI

Gupkar Alliance will attend PM Modi’s all-party meeting, says Farooq Abdullah

The announcement came after PAGD leaders met at Abdullah's Gupkar Road residence to discuss the Centre's invitation.

14 Jammu & Kashmir leaders invited to meet with PM Modi in Delhi to discuss future course

Among those invited are four former CMs -- Farooq Abdullah and his son Omar of the National Conference, senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad, and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti.
Representational image | Shillong, Meghalaya | Wikimedia Commons

Ajit Doval is wrong. Civil society not dangerous, we pushed back militants in Meghalaya

Ajit Doval thinks civil society is the new frontier of war. But ‘Shillong We Care’, a small group of citizens, stood up to militants and extortion.
Illustration: Ramandeep Kaur | ThePrint

Bezos, Branson & Musk — Are billionaires popularising space travel or just on an ego trip?

Jeff Bezos will travel to the edge of space in his New Shepard aircraft — more than a week after billionaire Richard Branson defeated him in a fast developing space race.