Monday, 5 December, 2022
TopicFarooq Abdullah

Topic: Farooq Abdullah

SC seeks response from Centre, Jammu & Kashmir on plea seeking to produce Farooq Abdullah

MDMK leader Vaiko said that National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah was being deprived of his constitutional rights by being illegally detained in Srinagar.

MP Vaiko moves Supreme Court, asks for Farooq Abdullah to be produced in court

Vaiko, who said he is a close friend of Farooq Abdullah, contended that the NC leader was being deprived of his constitutional rights on account of his house arrest in Srinagar.

Over 600 politicians & lawyers detained in Jammu & Kashmir up until now

Prominent names among those detained include former chief ministers Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti.

Crybaby or Kashmir saviour: Farooq Abdullah can’t make up his mind

Even when absent from the Valley for four years during its lowest phase, Farooq Abdullah has always claimed to be thinking of ‘my people’.

Dictatorial authority has been invoked and not a democratic one: Farooq Abdullah

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah said he had broken the door to his house to be able to speak to the media since he is under house arrest.

Plea filed in Delhi HC to ban Mehbooba Mufti, Farooq & Omar Abdullah from Lok Sabha polls

Filed by lawyer Sanjjiiv Kkumaar, the plea also seeks to charge the J&K politicians with other charges including sedition and inciting hatred

Kashmiri IAS officer Shah Faesal resigns, to contest Lok Sabha polls

Shah Faesal, who was an IAS topper from Jammu and Kashmir, is set to join the National Conference and is eyeing the Baramulla seat.

70 years after independence, J&K High Court finally gets first woman CJ

Gita Mittal administered oath of by governor Vohra in Srinagar. While ex-CMs Farooq Abdullah and Omar attended the ceremony, Mehbooba Mufti was missing.

On Camera

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PM Modi pays tribute to Dr Rajendra Prasad on his birth anniversary

What explains Modi’s silence as states fight on, relations with Centre worsen

Whether it's Karnataka-Maharahstra or Assam-Meghalaya, Modi govt's reluctance to get dragged into border disputes is self-defeating.
Representational Image.| Pixabay

Rupee to hover near weaker side of 81/dollar, bond yields await RBI’s monetary policy decision

The rupee ended last week at 81.3175 per dollar but underperformed its Asian peers due to strong demand for the greenback from corporates.

Defence

Russian President Vladimir Putin with Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Photo Credit - Reuters)

In western arms sanctions on Russia, China’s arms industry could stand to gain

The arms export embargoes on Moscow could create an opportunity for Beijing to supply arms to countries like Myanmar, which are heavily dependent on Russian arms.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.