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Govt readying UK deal for release of Abdullahs?

Govt readying UK deal for release of Abdullahs?

There were strong indications on Friday, a day after foreign envoys arrived inj&k to assess the situation, that the govt was working out a deal where former CMs Farooq Abdullah and son Omar would be released from detention in exchange for promise that they ... Times of India, 1 month ago

NC Upset over Deletion of Sheikh Abdullah's Birth Anniversary from JK Calendar 2020, Seeks Review

The party also called for re-launching genuine political activity in the Union territory and release of all mainstream leaders, including the three former chief ministers NC president Farooq Abdullah, his son Omar and PDP president Mehbooba Mufti. Jammu: ...
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NC decides to participate in J-K Panchayat polls

The National Conference has decided to participate in the Panchayat elections in Jammu and Kashmir next month but wants "roadblocks" placed in its way to be removed so that it can campaign freely.  In a letter to Jammu and Kashmir Chief Electoral Officer Shailendra Kumar, NC central secretary Rattan Lal Gupta said the party is a strong votary of democratic process and wishes to participate in the eight-phase elections starting March 5 in over 11,000 seats. A copy of the letter has been ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago

What Mehbooba said on Pulwama attack anniversary

PDP leader Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said that National Investigation Agency failed to nab the culprits of Pulwama terror attack even after a year.She also accused the investigation agency of sheltering suspended Jammu and Kashmir DSP Davinder Singh who was arrested on charges of trying to assist terrorists to travel outside the Union Territory."No surprises that a year post-Pulwama attack, NIA failed to nab culprits. The same agency is now sheltering it's pawn Davinder Singh who was caught with ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago

'It's time for my mother and every detainee to come home'

'It is an uncomfortable situation for a woman.''She has been on her own, separated from family.''That is the point of isolating her -- breaking her to a point where she bends to their will.' IMAGE: Then Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti addresses the Police Commemoration Day function at the Armed Police Complex, Zewan on the outskirts of Srinagar, October 21, 2016. Photograph: S Irfan/PTI Photo   Iltija Mufti, detained former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti's ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago

'Goli maro', 'Indo-Pak' slogans hurt BJP in Delhi polls: Shah

Union home minister Amit Shah on Thursday disapproved of statements like 'goli maro' and 'Indo-Pak match' by a few Bharatiya Janata Party leaders during the Delhi assembly poll campaign and said these remarks may have been one of the possible reasons for the party's defeat. IMAGE: Union home minister Amit Shah asserted that the result of the polls was not a mandate on the Citizenship Amendment Act. Photograph: Press Information Bureau He, however, said the BJP does not fight elections just for ...
 Rediff.com4 days ago Not one bullet fired in J-K: Amit Shah in Lok Sabha  Rediff.com2 months ago Local admin in J&K to decide on release of detained political leaders: Amit Shah  Economic Times2 months ago Not a bullet fired, Kashmir normal: Amit Shah  Rediff.com2 months ago

In Lok Sabha speech, Modi taunts Congress, defends CAA

Accusing the Opposition of inciting protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday warned that street agitations againstdecisions of Parliament and state assemblies may lead to 'anarchy' and that everyone should be worried over it. Strongly defending the Citizenship (Amendment) Act which has triggered protests, Modi reiterated in Lok Sabha that it does not affect any Indian citizen and poses no harm to minorities, and said those rejected ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

6 months in lockdown, Kashmiris stare at uncertain future

Houseboats line up desolate along the Dal Lake and Gulmarg's famed snow covered ski slopes are near empty as are hotels and the many shops selling carpets, embroidered shawls, saffron and other things Kashmiri. Six months after its special status was revoked, the winter chill it seems has set in deep across Kashmir. With businesses big and small on the verge of collapse, a political vacuum and a near complete communications blackout, the future is an abyss, say Kashmiris in the Valley.   ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

JK admin releases 4 politicians from detention

The Jammu and Kashmir adminstration on Sunday released four politicians from preventive custody in the MLA hostel, which has been temporarily converted into a  subsidiary jail, officials said in Srinagar.  The three of the released politicians belong to the National Conference and one is from the PDP, they said. The four have been sent to their homes and asked to remain confined within their residence for the time being, they said. The leaders released are: Abdul Majeed Bhat Larni, ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago 5 Kashmiri politicians released after 4 months in detention  Rediff.com1 month ago
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PM Modi says govt ready to listen to Oppn, open to discussion on all issues: Minister

At the briefing after the meeting, Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said the opposition has demanded that former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah be released immediately so that he can attend the Parliament session.
 Money Control2 weeks ago
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