National Conference authorize Farooq, Omar to decide on govt-formation in J&K

The newly-elected MLAs of National Conference on Tuesday authorised party president Farooq Abdullah and working president Omar Abdullah to take a decision on government formation in Jammu and Kashmir.

Rs 100 cr scale has lowered focus on film`s quality: Farooq Sheikh

Ruing that a film`s success in Bollywood nowadays is judged by the Rs 100 crore benchmark, veteran actor Farooq Sheikh feels that the contemporary trend has diluted the focus on quality of the movie.

PDP got moneybags in Delhi to wipe out NC, alleges Farooq

National Conference President Farooq Abdullah accused opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) of getting "bags full of money" in Delhi.

Centre should take CM`s views on AFSPA: Farooq

The New and Renewable Energy Minister said the security situation in the state has improved and the Act must go from some areas there.

Query on bias against Jammu upsets Farooq

New and Renewable Energy Minister
Farooq Abdullah today apparently lost his cool over charges
that he was biased against Jammu region and favouring Kashmir
valley while implementing his ministry`s projects in the
state.

Don`t expect results: Farooq on Indo-Pak talks

Ahead of next week`s talks
between India and Pakistan to reduce the "trust deficit",
former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah today
said one should not expect results "overnight".

Speaker asks Farooq to give notice before speaking in Punjabi

Union Minister Farooq Abdullah Friday got a gentle rap from Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar for replying in Punjabi to a supplementary question without giving
a prior notice.

Kerala lagging behind in biomass power output: Farooq

The government Friday expressed
concern over lack of enthusiasm by Left-ruled Kerala for
generating biomass power, but praised Andhra Pradesh,
Karnataka and Tamil Nadu for their efforts.

Centre decided to honour Mir with Padma award: Farooq

Maintaining that he had
recommended the name of Gulam Mohmmad Mir for the Padma award
because of his contribution to counter insurgency in the
state, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Sunday

Farooq claims work on Ladakh road stopped due to weather

Unwilling to go by the
contention that work on the link road in Demchok in Ladakh was
stopped due to Chinese objections, Union Minister Farooq
Abdullah today claimed that it may have been done due to
severe cold there.

Farooq hopes train in Kashmir will bring development

Former Chief Minister and Minister for New and Renewable Energy Farooq Abdullah Wednesday hoped that the Kashmir Valley would soon be linked by train to the rest of India.