National Conference

Arrest of Kashmiri activist result of unbridled bureaucratic powers, says Omar Abdullah

It's unacceptable that a person should be jailed for expressing a 'totally harmless' opinion, National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah said.

published on : 15th June 2021

NC shows change of heart on boycott of Delimitation Commission meetings in J&K

The NC leaders have authorised party president and three-time former J&K Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah to take a call on participation in delimitation exercise.

published on : 29th May 2021

COVID-19 positive Farooq Abdullah getting better, says son Omar

The 85-year-old National Conference president and Srinagar MP had tested positive for COVID-19 on March 30.

published on : 7th April 2021

COVID-19: Farooq Abdullah getting better, informs son Omar

Omar also shared images of party workers and supporters across Jammu and Kashmir praying for the leader's speedy recovery.

published on : 6th April 2021

J-K L-G Sinha visits hospital to enquire about Farooq Abdullah's health

Sinha, who met Abdullah's son and NC vice president Omar Abdullah at the hospital, instructed the doctors at the SKIMS to provide best treatment to the MP from Srinagar.

published on : 4th April 2021

Ex-Jammu & Kashmir CM Farooq Abdullah hospitalised days after testing COVID-19 positive

The 85-year-old NC president tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday and was kept in home-isolation initially.

published on : 3rd April 2021

PM Modi wishes Farooq Abdullah speedy recovery from COVID-19

It further said that the possibility of taking punitive action, such as a levy of spot fines in accordance with the law, shall also be explored with the local police authorities.

published on : 30th March 2021

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah tests positive for COVID-19

The Lok Sabha MP's son Omar Abdullah urged everyone who came in contact with his father recently to get tested.

published on : 30th March 2021

Congress leaders need to stand up to challenges instead of staying at homes: Farooq Abdullah

Speaking at a Jammu and Kashmir National Panthers Party (JKNPP) function in Jammu, he also said that the Congress has become weak.

published on : 24th March 2021

Ceasefire pact should act as stepping stone for resolving all impending issues: Omar

India and Pakistan last month announced that ceasefire will be observed on the LoC and the International Border (IB).

published on : 22nd March 2021

Not campaigning in upcoming West Bengal polls: Farooq Abdullah

He also asserted that India should abide by the United Nations charter on refugees in dealing with the Rohingya crisis.

published on : 8th March 2021

Omar targets Suvendhu Adhikari over 'Bengal will become Kashmir' remarks

The former J-K chief minister was reacting to Adhikari's reported statement that West Bengal would become like Kashmir if the TMC returned to power in the assembly elections.

published on : 7th March 2021

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah gets first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Abdullah, 85, was given the first dose of the vaccine at the Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Soura,  the officials said.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Farooq Abdullah advocates dialogue with Pakistan to end terrorism in J&K

He was responding to a question about the terrorist attack on police in Bhagat locality of Srinagar on February 19, which left two policemen dead.

published on : 22nd February 2021

NC leader Hilal Lone arrested under UAPA for 'hate speech' in Bandipora last year: Police

Lone, the son of NC's Member of Parliament Mohammad Akbar Lone, was arrested on Monday from the MLA hostel here where he was being held captive since December last year.

published on : 16th February 2021
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