Monday, 23 May, 2022
TopicMehbooba Mufti

Topic: Mehbooba Mufti

ED summons former J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti’s mother in money laundering case

The mother of PDP chief, Gulshan Nazir, who is in her late 70s, has been asked to appear in ED's Srinagar office on 18 August. She had been summoned by ED on earlier occasions also.

Delhi High Court to hear Mehbooba Mufti’s money laundering case plea on 13 August

The bench listed the matter for 13 August after Solicitor General Tushar Mehta requested that the plea be heard on another day as he was busy with a part-heard matter.

PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti’s mother summoned by ED for questioning in money laundering case

The notice came hours after Mufti's Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) decided not to meet the Delimitation Commission as the body lacks 'constitutional and legal mandate'.

PDP to stay away from delimitation process, writes to panel member

In a letter to the Delimitation Commission, PDP said it will not be part of 'some exercise, the outcome which is widely believed to be pre-planned'.

Decision to end darbar move ‘penny wise & pound foolish’ — Mehbooba Mufti says

The practice of darbar move was started in 1872 under which the J&K administration functions in Jammu during six months of winter & in Srinagar during summer.

Dialogue with PM Modi will gain credibility after ‘era of oppression’ ends in J&K, Mehbooba Mufti says

The Centre should initiate confidence-building measures and allow 'people to breathe', said Mehbooba, who was part of the 14-member delegation from J&K that met the PM.

Why Modi govt is suddenly ‘looking west’, talking to the Taliban and Pakistan

Talks with Taliban, J&K leaders, thaw with Pakistan are strategic imperatives for Modi govt. It can’t covet US as Quad ally in the east & work at counter-purposes with them in the west.

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.

Even Ambedkar would be slandered as ‘pro-Pakistan’, Mehbooba slams BJP over Article 370

Mufti's remarks come amidst growing criticism of Digvijaya Singh over his purported comments that Congress would "relook" BJP's decision on Article 370 if party came to power.

PDP president Mehbooba Mufti criticises arrest of people for holding anti-Israel protest

On Saturday, police arrested 21 people from Srinagar and Shopian districts for holding pro-Palestine protests during a curfew imposed in the UT due to the Covid pandemic.

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Golden Temple

What Akal Takht must know about harmonium and music before banishing it from Golden Temple

In an era where India’s past and ‘purity’ are constantly being dug up and debated, the humble harmonium has become the latest victim.

World’s $300 trillion in debt. Here’s what it means for services like health, education

To meet debt payments, at least 100 countries will have to reduce spending on essential services, the IMF estimates.


Boeing's F/A-18 Super Hornet pulls off its first successful launch from a ski-jump at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, US | Photo credit: Boeing

2 American Super Hornets in India as Boeing looks to showcase fighters for Navy deal

Navy looking at about 26 multi-role deck-based fighters for its aircraft carrier. Visit by Super Hornets comes close on heels of similar trip by competitor Rafale M of Dassault Aviation.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.