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Economic Times
Former J&K CM Omar Abdullah to be released from detention after seven months
Omar's father and National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah was released from detention some time back. He was also put under detention during the same time last year. ET Online | Last Updated: Mar 24, 2020, 10.58 AM IST The government has ordered for the ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
NDTV
US Welcomes Release Of Farooq And Omar Abdullah, Urges To Free Others
The US on Wednesday welcomed the release of former Jammu and Kashmir chief ministers Farooq Abdullah and Omar Abdullah, and urged the Indian government to release all Kashmiri political leaders. The statement of Acting Assistant US Secretary of State for ...
 NDTV1 week ago
NDTV
Farooq Abdullah Writes To PM For Restoring 4G Internet Services In J&K
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, released last week from detention after seven months, wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday seeking immediate restoration of high-speed 4G internet services in the union territory. "As you ...
 NDTV2 weeks ago
Times of India
Farooq Abdullah writes to PM, seeks immediate restoration of 4G internet services in J&K
NC president and MP from Srinagar Farooq Abdullah wrote to PM Modi on Thursday seeking immediate restoration of high-speed 4G internet services in Jammu and Kashmir. The NC president said businesses and students have already been hit hard by the shutdown ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
Is Farooq Abdullah planning to form a coalition in J&K?
20 03:25:10 PM Srinagar, March 19 (IANS): Is Farooq Abdullah planning to form a coalition of political parties in Jammu and Kashmir to pressurise the Centre over its Article 370 move and bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir into two Union Territories (UT). What ...
 Daiji World2 weeks ago
Times of India
Do you plan to free Omar, SC asks J&K administration
Days after National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah’s release from detention, the Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Jammu & Kashmir administration to inform whether it was also thinking of releasing his son, former chief minister Omar Abdullah, who ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago
Economic Times
No period in Jammu and Kashmir during militancy as peaceful as it is now: Jitendra Singh
Amid opposition members' attack on the Modi government over the detention of former chief ministers Farooq Abdullah, now released, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, Singh hit out at them, saying they are not worried about over 40,000 people who have lost ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago
When Dr Abdullah met Mehbooba's family...
'Dr Abdullah is the oldest and tallest leader in our current political landscape and it was very kind of him to come and see us.' IMAGE: Dr Farooq Abdullah met his son Omar Abdullah on Saturday, March 14, a day after he was released from detention.Also in the photograph: Molly Abdullah, Dr Abdullah's wife, left, and Safiya Abdullah Khan, centre, between her father and brother. Photograph: Umar Ghani for Rediff.com Late on Tuesday, March 17, night, PTI reported: 'In a goodwill gesture, National ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago
Way to go: On Farooq Abdullah’s release
The Centre must do more to restore normalcy in J, and return it to full statehood. The release of five-time Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah on Saturday after seven months in detention is a welcome step that could open fresh political ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
'This is a humanitarian demand': NC leader Farooq Abdullah appeal...
'This is a humanitarian demand': NC leader Farooq Abdullah appeal...
 DNA3 weeks ago
Daiji World
Bring back all J&K detainees from outside, says Farooq Abdullah
Sun, Mar 15 2020 04:04:26 PM Srinagar March 15 (IANS): In his first official statement on Sunday, former J Chief Minister Dr Farooq Abdullah, who was released from his 7-month detention on Friday, has underlined the importance of free exchange of ideas and ...
 Daiji World3 weeks ago
Economic Times
Have asked political parties to unite to bring back all detained in jails outside UT: Farooq Abdullah
In his first statement after being released on Friday, the 82-year-old leader, who is at present a Lok Sabha member, said, "Before we allow politics to divide us, I appeal to all political leaders in the state to unite behind the call to the union government ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
After release, all eyes are on Farooq Abdullah’s next move
With all political groups holding their cards close to the chest, all eyes will be on Dr. Abdullah's moves now, after the seven month haitus.
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Farooq released after 7 months, thanks MPs who 'fought for his freedom'
After being in home detention for over seven months, Farooq Abdullah was released on Friday with the government revoking the draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) against the former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister. IMAGE: National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah along with his wife and daughter addresses media at his residence in Srinagar after his release on Friday. Photograph: Umar Ganie The 82-year-old National Conference leader was initially taken into preventive detention on August 5 ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
Times of India
Farooq Abdullah's release to help begin stalled electoral process in J&K
Pradeep Thakur | TNN | Mar 13, 2020, 20:48 IST NEW DELHI: The release of former J&K chief minister and National Conference MP Farooq Abdullah, detained under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA), on Friday is intended to help the administration resume the ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
News18
Farooq Abdullah Visits Father Sheikh Abdullah's Grave Following Release, Offers Prayers
Dressed in a black kurta, a traditional 'Karakuli' cap and dark sunglasses because of a recent eye surgery, Abdullah spent some time at the grave. Srinagar: Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah visited his father Sheikh Abdullah's grave, ...
 News183 weeks ago
The Hindu
Top news of the day: Farooq Abdullah released, Sensex rallies 1,325 points after a highly volatile session, and more
The major news headlines of the day, and more. Freedom incomplete till other Kashmiri leaders are released, says Dr. Abdullah who was first detained on August 5, 2019 and w
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
NDTV
"Welcome To Freedom," P Chidambaram Tweets On Farooq Abdullah's Release
Farooq Abdullah thanked all parliamentarians for fighting for his freedom New Delhi: Senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday hit out at the Modi government for detaining former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah for seven months and ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago
News18
'Despotism, Arbitrariness' Constitute Rule of Law in J&K, Says Chidambaram After Farooq Abdullah's Release
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 News183 weeks ago
NDTV
"Step In Right Direction": Shashi Tharoor On Farooq Abdullah's Release
Farooq Abdullah was freed from detention under the Public Safety Act New Delhi: Political leaders on Friday welcomed the revocation of the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) imposed on National Conference patron and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago
Economic Times
Future to be decided after all leaders are released: Farooq Abdullah
Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister and NC patron Farooq Abdullah on Friday thanked parliamentarians who "fought for my freedom" from detention and said he will be able to take a decision on future only after other leaders are released. PTI | Last ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
I can't believe I'm free: Farooq Abdullah
free. I hope everybody else is released too. I will attend Parliament if allowed. And once I am there, I will raise the problems being faced by the people of Kashmir," Abdullah said as he thanked "all those who stood by me and raised the demand for my ...
 Daiji World3 weeks ago
Times of India
This freedom is not complete: Farooq Abdullah
This freedom is not complete: Farooq Abdullah
 Times of India3 weeks ago
Times of India
Dad is free man again: Farooq Abdullah's daughter
Dad is free man again: Farooq Abdullah's daughter
 Times of India3 weeks ago
'My father is a free man again,' writes Farooq Abdullah's daughter after govt revokes...
The Centre on Friday had issued orders to revoke detention of National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah, who was detained under Public Safety Act following the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, said Rohit Kansal, Principal Secretary Planning in ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
Money Control
JK govt revokes detention of former CM Farooq Abdullah with immediate effect
Abdullah has been under house arrest since August 5, 2019
 Money Control3 weeks ago
Daiji World
Govt revokes PSA on Farooq Abdullah, to walk free soon
Former Chief Minister and Lok Sabha member, Farooq Abdullah was set free on Friday after authorities said his detention under the Public Safety Act (PSA) had been revoked. Rohit Kansal, spokesman of the Union Territory administration said on Friday that the ...
 Daiji World3 weeks ago
Economic Times
PSA against former Jammu and Kashmir CM Farooq Abdullah revoked
In an order, state Home Secretary Shaleen Kabra said the PSA invoked on Abdullah on September 17 and further extended on December 13, has been revoked. The order comes into force with immediate effect. PTI | Last Updated: Mar 13, 2020, 02.09 PM IST Agencies ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
First Post.com
'Freedom incomplete till others are released,' says Farooq Abdullah, freed from house arrest after 220 days
'Freedom incomplete till others are released,' says Farooq Abdullah, freed from house arrest after 220 days
 First Post.com3 weeks ago
Times of India
Jammu & Kashmir govt revokes Farooq Abdullah's detention order
The J&K govt revoked the detention order of former chief minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah who was arrested following the abrogation of Article 370 in J&K. On September 16, 2019, he became one of the first mainstream politicians to be ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
The Hindu
Farooq Abdullah released from detention
‘Freedom is incomplete till other detained leaders are released’, he says. Dr. Abdullah, who was in detention for over seven months, said his “freedom is incomplete till other detained leaders are released”. Dr. Abdullah, an ex-Union Minister, has ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago
NDTV
Farooq Abdullah To Be Released After Over 7 Months In Detention
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah to be released after over 6 months in detention This is a breaking news story. Details will be added soon. Please refresh the page for latest version.
 NDTV3 weeks ago
Are Former J&K CMs Who Fought With Separatists, Trusted Constitution Traitors, Cong Asks Govt
Former J&K CM Farooq Abdullah was under detention since August 5 last year when the Centre abrogated the special status of Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcated it into two union territories.
 News183 weeks ago
J&K Govt revokes Farooq Abdullah’s detention under PSA
J&K Govt revokes Farooq Abdullah’s detention under PSA
 DNA3 weeks ago
Times of India
'I am free today, but this freedom is not complete,' says Farooq Abdullah after release from detention
PTI | Updated: Mar 13, 2020, 18:34 IST NEW DELHI: Former J chief minister Farooq Abdullah on Friday said "Today I don't have words. I am free today; Now, I will be able to go to Delhi and attend Parliament and speak for you all." The senior National ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
NDTV
After Release From Detention, Farooq Abdullah Visits Father's Grave
Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah visited his father Sheikh Abdullah's grave, located on the banks of the Dal Lake at Hazratbal in Srinagar, shortly after being released from his 221-day detention on Friday. Accompanied by his wife ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago
NDTV
''My Father Is A Free Man'': Farooq Abdullah's Daughter On His Release
Minutes after the news came in that former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah will be released after seven months in detention, his daughter Safia Abdullah Khan expressed happiness over Twitter and said, "My father is a free man again." The ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago
News18
Former J&K CM Farooq Abdullah Released from Detention, Says 'I am free'
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 News183 weeks ago
News18
Omar Abdullah Spends 50th Birthday in Detention; Mother and Sisters Visit Him in Hari Nivas Sub-jail
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 News183 weeks ago
Money Control
Former JK CM Farooq Abdullah released from detention, says #39;I am free#39
He further said he was grateful to people of the State and all leaders and people in the rest of the country who spoke for their freedom
 Money Control3 weeks ago
'I am free today,' says Farooq Abdullah after release from 7-month-long detenti...
Abdullah was detained in August last year after the Centre stripped Jammu and Kashmir of its special status and bifurcated it into two union territories. india Updated: Mar 13, 2020 16:10 IST HT Correspondent Hindustan Times, New Delhi (ANI file photo) Former ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
NDTV
"I Am Free": Farooq Abdullah Released From 7-Month Detention
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, released today after over seven months in house arrest, said: "Today I don't have words, the way I feel today, I am free..." But he added that this freedom would not be complete unless all the leaders ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago
Farooq Abdullah to be released from detention after 7 months
The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday revoked the Public Safety Act against former chief minister Farooq Abdullah, officials said. In an order, state home secretary Shaleen Kabra said the PSA invoked on Abdullah on September 17 and further extended on December 13, has been revoked. The order comes into force with immediate ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
News18
'I am Free': Former J&K CM Farooq Abdullah Released from Detention After More Than 7 Months
Several mainstream leaders in Jammu and Kashmir, including Farooq Abdullah’s son Omar Abdullah and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti, are under detention following the abrogation of Article 370 last year. Srinagar: Former Jammu and ...
 News183 weeks ago
Times of India
Opposition demands immediate release of detained J&K leaders
The opposition on Monday demanded the immediate release of all political detainees in J&K especially three former CMs Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti. "There is nothing in the past records of these three leaders to lend credence to the Modi ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago
News18
Farooq Abdullah's Detention Clear Signal of Centre's 'Contempt' for Kashmiri Representation, Says NC
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 News181 month ago
Money Control
ED attaches Rs 2.6cr worth assets in JK Cricket Association fraud case
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference president Farooq Abdullah has been questioned by the Enforcement Directorate in the case.
 Money Control1 month ago
News18
Under Detention After Art 370 Move, Bureaucrat-turned-Politician Shah Faesal Slapped With PSA
With this the number of J leaders booked under the PSA has risen up to eight, including former chief ministers Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti. Srinagar: Former IAS officer and J leader Shah Faesal has been booked under the Public Safety Act ...
 News181 month ago
News18
'When Will He Come to Parliament?': Mulayam Asks Govt on Release of Jammu CM Farooq Abdullah From Detention
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 News181 month ago
Rediff.com
'Their spirit is unbroken'
'Both my father and brother are very strong. Their spirit is unbroken,' says Dr Farooq Abdullah's daughter and Omar's sister Safiya Abdullah Khan. IMAGE: Safiya Abdullah Khan was detained and subsequently released along with her aunt Suraiya Ali and other women for protesting against the abrogation of Article 370 last October in Srinagar. Photograph: Umar Ganie for Rediff.com   "We spent the last week in the hope that my brother would be released," Safiya Abdullah Khan, Farooq Abdullah's ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Rediff.com
Omar Abdullah's sister moves SC against his detention under PSA
Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah's sister Monday moved the Supreme Court challenging his detention under the J&K Public Safety Act, 1978 saying the order of detention is 'manifestly illegal' and there is no question of him being a 'threat to the maintenance of public order'. In her plea, Sara Abdullah Pilot has said that exercise of powers by authorities under the Code of Criminal Procedure to detain individuals, including political leaders, was 'clearly mala fide to ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Rediff.com
Nothing will be achieved by the politics of vendetta
'You cannot achieve peace if your objective is not to make political accommodations,' notes Dr Nyla Ali Khan, Sheikh Abdullah's grand-daughter, Dr Farooq Abdullah's niece and Omar Abdullah's cousin. IMAGE: Former Kashmir chief ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti in happier times. On February 6, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has charged Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti under the draconian Public Safety Act. Both Omar and Mehbooba, former heads of government, have been in ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
News18
Former J&K CMs Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti Booked Under Public Safety Act
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 News181 month ago
Money Control
Oppn parties raise issue of detention of Farooq Abdullah in Lok Sabha
Abdullah, the National Conference leader and former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, has been under detention from August 5 last year since the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A.
 Money Control2 months ago
Economic Times
Akali Dal demands release of J&K MP Farooq Abdullah
Abdullah has been under detention since August 5, when the Centre withdrew Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir and divided the state into two Union territories. By Kumar Anshuman , ET Bureau | Last Updated: Feb 03, 2020, 07.57 AM IST BCCL NEW DELHI: At the NDA ...
 Economic Times2 months ago
News18
J&K National Conference Appeals to Centre for Release of its Top Leaders Farooq, Omar Abdullah
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 News182 months ago
NDTV
Expelled Leader From Mehbooba Mufti's Party Meets PM, Demands Her Release
After the release of former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, Member of Parliament Nazeer Ahmed Laway, who was expelled from the PDP, met Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Monday and demanded that party chief and former Chief Minister ...
 NDTV3 weeks ago
Hindustan Times
Will work with all for Jammu and Kashmir statehood, says PM Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Modi made the statement at a meeting with a 24-member delegation of the newly formed Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party, led by its leader Altaf Bukhari, a day after setting free former chief minister Farooq Abdullah from detention under the tough ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Opposition demands detained J-K leaders' immediate release
A number of prominent opposition leaders on Monday demanded immediate release of all political detainees in Jammu and Kashmir, especially former chief ministers Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, and said there is nothing against the three to say that they pose a threat to public safety in J-K or endanger national interest. In a joint statement, the leaders attacked the Narendra Modi government, alleging democratic dissent is being "muzzled" by "coercive" administrative ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago
Rediff.com
Omar, Mehbooba booked under PSA on last day of their detention
Former Jammu and Kashmir chief ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti were on Thursday night booked under the stringent Public Safety Act, barely hours before their six-month-long "preventive detention" was to come to an end.  Earlier in the day, the PSA was also slapped on two political stalwarts from National Conference and its arch-rival People's Democratic Party. A magistrate accompanied by a police officer arrived at Hari Nivas where 49-year-old Omar has been detained since ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
Money Control
Former JK CMs detained for 6 months, are we still a democracy: Priyanka Gandhi
Former chief ministers Farooq Abdullah, Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti were among the many mainstream politicians detained after the Centre revoked Jammu and Kashmir#39;s special status under Article 370 on August 5 last year.
 Money Control2 months ago
News18
Mehbooba Mufti's Daughter Slams Centre Over 'R-Day Hypocrisy' as Kashmir Experiences Blackout
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 News182 months ago
Rediff.com
After SC order, PSA against 26 people in J-K revoked
The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Friday revoked the stringent Public Safety Act against 26 individuals which included a former Kashmir Bar association president, hours after the Supreme Court came down heavily on it over the Internet ban and imposition of prohibitory orders in the valley. The list included 11 people from North Kashmir, 14 from South Kashmir and Nazir Ahmed Ronga, an advocate and former Kashmir Bar council president, who hails from Srinagar district. These people were ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
First Post.com
'Despotism, arbitrariness' constitute rule of law in Jammu and Kashmir, says P Chidambaram after UT releases Farooq Abdullah from detention
'Despotism, arbitrariness' constitute rule of law in Jammu and Kashmir, says P Chidambaram after UT releases Farooq Abdullah from detention
 First Post.com3 weeks ago
Economic Times
'Despotism, arbitrariness' constitute rule of law in J&K: Chidambaram after Abdullah's release
"Dr Farooq Abdullah, welcome to freedom. What was the justification to keep him in detention without charges for 7 months? If there was justification (there was none), what is the reason for releasing him today?" Chidambaram said. Abdullah was under detention ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago
Times of India
This freedom is not complete: Farooq Abdullah
After being released from detention, former J&K chief minister Farooq Abdullah on Friday said, "I am free today; Now, I will be able to go to Delhi and attend Parliament and speak for you all. Grateful to all those who called for my freedom, but this freedom ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago
Times of India
'My father is a free man again,' writes Farooq Abdullah's daughter after Govt revokes detention order of NC chief
Minutes after the news came in that former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah will be released after seven months in detention, his daughter Safia Abdullah Khan expressed happiness over Twitter and said, "My father is a free man again."
 Times of India3 weeks ago
Hindustan Times
Farooq Abdullah to be released after 7 months of detention
Farooq Abdullah was first placed under detention with several leaders, including his son Omar Abdullah and the PDP’s Mehbooba Mufti, on August 5, when the government scrapped the special status to Jammu and Kashmir and imposed massive security restrictions ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago

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