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Omar Abdullah speaks to media after he was freed from detention in Srinagar on 24 March

‘Exercise, exercise, exercise’ — out-of-detention Omar Abdullah’s guide to self-isolation

Days after his release from nearly eight months of detention, National Conference leader Omar Abdullah shared tips and tricks to survive the 21-day coronavirus lockdown.
Omar Abdullah speaks to media after he was freed from detention in Srinagar on 24 March

Omar Abdullah is back, Rahul is a ‘sad’, Kapil Mishra & Amit Malviya are happy

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.
Former Jammu & Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah with his father Farooq and mother Molly Abdullah

What Omar Abdullah’s release means for Kashmir, PDP rebels and Mehbooba Mufti

Omar Abdullah, who celebrated his 50th birthday on 10 March, was finally released Tuesday after 8 months in detention. 
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Omar Abdullah released after 8 months in detention, PSA charges revoked

Former Jammu & Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah was taken into custody after the Centre announced it was scrapping Article 370 last August. He was charged under PSA this February.
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Will hear plea against Omar Abdullah’s detention if he’s not released: SC to Centre

The Supreme Court's order to the Centre and Jammu & Kashmir administration comes days after Omar Abdullah's father Farooq was released from detention.
Farooq Abdullah speaks to media his PSA was revoked by J-K administration on 13 March

Farooq Abdullah meets son Omar at Srinagar sub-jail after 7 months

Former J&K chief minister Farooq Abdullah met his son Omar Abdullah, who has been in detention. Officials say the two were together for about an hour.
Photo caption: Farooq Abdullah, accompanied by his family, addresses the media at his Gupkar residence Friday | Photo: Azaan Javaid | ThePrint. 

I’m free, I’m free… but freedom is not complete, says Farooq Abdullah after PSA is revoked

Farooq Abdullah refers to J&K as a state, says freedom will be complete when son Omar, Mehbooba Mufti and other leaders are also released.  

Why are Kashmiri politicians still in detention when other restrictions have been lifted?

J&K’s politicians, including Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, have been under detention since August 2019. The social media ban in J&K was lifted Wednesday.
File image of Omar Abdullah | Twitter

Omar Abdullah detained under PSA because of past conduct: Jammu & Kashmir administration

The J&K administration said Omar Abdullah's criticism of the scrapping of Article 370 was calculated to disturb public peace and tranquility.

Supreme Court issues notice to J&K on plea challenging Omar Abdullah’s detention under PSA

Former J&K CM Omar Abdullah was detained under the Public Safety Act on 6 February and has been under house arrest since scrapping of Article 370 in August last year.

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Is India’s coronavirus lockdown leading to stress in families or strengthening relationships?

The 21-day nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus has led to people working from home and thus, spending more time with their families and partners.


Army personnel distribute packaged food to the homeless in Chennai on 31 March 2020 | PTI

In a first, Army deploys medical team at civil coronavirus quarantine camp in Delhi

The Indian Army has so far only been operating out of quarantine camps set up by the armed service for coronavirus patients.

Poke fun at taali, thaali, diya and mombatti all you want. Modi couldn’t care less

Modi knows who he needs to speak to, who he should toss, who he can address in kind. People accuse him of infantilising his voters, but it’s a winning strategy.