Farooq Abdullah

Omar Abdullah calls for dissolution of Jammu & Kashmir assembly, fresh elections in state

Omar Abdullah calls for dissolution of Jammu & Kashmir assembly, fresh elections in state

The National Conference  leader claimed that Gupta's statement hinted at the BJP's attempts to break other parties to form a government in Jammu and Kashmir.

 

Jun 20, 2018, 11:55 AM IST
Farooq Abdullah sings bhajan at Zee India Conclave, gets emotional

Farooq Abdullah sings bhajan at Zee India Conclave, gets emotional

Abdullah spoke on a range of issues at the conclave.

Mar 17, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
Zee India Conclave: LoC will one day become the India-Pakistan border, says Farooq Abdullah

Zee India Conclave: LoC will one day become the India-Pakistan border, says Farooq Abdullah

He also shared the rationale for his refusal to brand Pakistan a rogue state.

Mar 17, 2018, 15:44 PM IST
Kashmir incomplete without Kashmiri Pandits, they will be back some day: Farooq Abdullah

Kashmir incomplete without Kashmiri Pandits, they will be back some day: Farooq Abdullah

Reaching out to Kashmiri Pandits, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah said they are an integral part of the state. 

Mar 09, 2018, 15:03 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi opens fire at BJP for 'bad political decisions' in J&K

Rahul Gandhi opens fire at BJP for 'bad political decisions' in J&K

Praising the UPA for reaching out to the people of Jammu and Kashmir, Rahul Gandhi said Dr Manmohan Singh's government had worked relentlessly for nine years to help the state. That work, he says, has come undone.

Mar 08, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

Pramod Tiwari's take on Farooq Abdullah's 'India Pakistan new partition theory'

Pramod Tiwari reacted to Farooq Abdullah's 'India Pakistan new partition theory' according to which Jinnah initially did not want a Pakistan for Muslims. Tiwari said that Abdullah doesn't realises what he is speaking.

Mar 04, 2018, 13:57 PM IST

Jinnah initially did not want a Pakistan for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah claimed that Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the founder of Pakistan, did not want to “divide” India and create a separate nation for Muslims. The entire partition took place because top political leaders of the time, including Jawaharlal Nehru, Maulana Azad and Sardar Patel, refused to accept minority status for Muslims and Sikhs in the country.

Mar 04, 2018, 13:52 PM IST
Jinnah initially did not want a Pakistan for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah

Jinnah initially did not want a Pakistan for Muslims: Farooq Abdullah

Abdullah went on to allege that the Indian leaders' refusal to accept minority status for Muslims and Sikhs in the country led to Jinnah's demand for Pakistan 

Mar 04, 2018, 06:47 AM IST
Government must find a way forward to end bloodshed in J&K: Farooq Abdullah

Government must find a way forward to end bloodshed in J&K: Farooq Abdullah

National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah said Pakistan also needs to work towards building peace for the betterment of both the countries.

Feb 25, 2018, 18:19 PM IST
'Kya yeh Katiyar ke baap ka desh hai': Farooq Abdullah lashes out at BJP | Watch video

'Kya yeh Katiyar ke baap ka desh hai': Farooq Abdullah lashes out at BJP | Watch video

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Thursday lashed out at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lawmaker Vinay Katiyar's recent comment on Muslims. 

Feb 08, 2018, 12:14 PM IST

Gunpowder shells not only fired from their side: Farooq Abdullah on ceasefire violation

"Gunpowder shells not only fired from their side," said Farooq Abdullah on ceasefire violation.

Feb 06, 2018, 15:48 PM IST
India, Pakistan moving towards war-like situation: Farooq Abdullah

India, Pakistan moving towards war-like situation: Farooq Abdullah

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah once again sparked a row with his statement on cross-border firing between India and Pakistan.

Feb 06, 2018, 12:18 PM IST
India and Pakistan equally involved in each other's tragedies: Farooq Abdullah

India and Pakistan equally involved in each other's tragedies: Farooq Abdullah

Raking up the past, Abdullah said that India did not divide Pakistan by taking Bangladesh.

Jan 15, 2018, 13:09 PM IST
PM Modi has the courage to hold talks with Pakistan: Farooq Abdullah

PM Modi has the courage to hold talks with Pakistan: Farooq Abdullah

Farooq Abdullah had earlier said that the Centre should follow former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's path to resolve the Kashmir issue.

Jan 09, 2018, 15:59 PM IST
Congress would have won in Gujarat if its leaders had not said wrong things: Farooq Abdullah

Congress would have won in Gujarat if its leaders had not said wrong things: Farooq Abdullah

NC patron Farooq Abdullah has praised Congress for putting up a good show in Gujarat.

Dec 19, 2017, 11:37 AM IST
National Conference to go alone in next J&K Assembly elections: Farooq Abdullah

National Conference to go alone in next J&K Assembly elections: Farooq Abdullah

Farooq Abdullah has said that his party would contest the next Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir alone.

Dec 12, 2017, 21:27 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir unit of Shiv Sena to hoist tricolour at Lal Chowk today

Jammu and Kashmir unit of Shiv Sena to hoist tricolour at Lal Chowk today

Farooq Abdullah had dared the Narendra Modi government at the Centre to hoist the national flag at Lal Chowk before talking about hoisting one in Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir.

Dec 06, 2017, 07:48 AM IST
Now, I want to slap Farooq Abdullah at Lal Chowk: BJP leader Suraj Pal Amu, who threatened Deepika, Bhansali

Now, I want to slap Farooq Abdullah at Lal Chowk: BJP leader Suraj Pal Amu, who threatened Deepika, Bhansali

NC veteran Farooq Abdullah had recently made pro-Pakistan remarks aimed at the BJP govt at the Centre.

Nov 29, 2017, 13:13 PM IST

Will hoist national flag in Lal Chowk: J&K unit of Shiv Sena

Farooq Abdullah had said, "They (centre and BJP) are talking about raising the flag in PoK. I ask them first you go and raise the tricolour at Lal Chowk in Srinagar. They can't even do that here and they are talking about PoK".

Nov 28, 2017, 23:40 PM IST

Why does Farooq Abdullah remain silent when Pakistan blames India?

Watch this special report which brings to you how Farooq Abdullah remains silent when Pakistan home minister blames India for violence in Islamabad.

Nov 28, 2017, 09:47 AM IST

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