Leave it to conscience of MPs to give up LPG subsidy: Farooq Abdullah

Former Union Minister Farooq Abdullah on Friday said it should be left to the conscience of the members of parliament whether they want to give up the LPG subsidy, a campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

35 members attend meeting called by Farooq Abdullah's faction
35 members attend meeting called by Farooq Abdullah's faction

In a show of strength, Farooq Abdullah on Friday claimed that 35 out of the 64 members of the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) attended a meeting called by his faction here.

Kashmir in very bad shape, young generation on path of destruction: Farooq Abdullah
Kashmir in very bad shape, young generation on path of destruction: Farooq Abdullah

Reacting to recent grenade attacks on towers and unfurling of ISIS flags in Srinagar, former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Friday said that the Valley is in a very bad shape and youth is adopting the path of destruction.

Exchanging terrorists for Mufti's daughter compromised national interest: Farooq

Releasing five terrorists in lieu of Rubaiya Sayeed, daughter of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohamed Sayeed in 1989 was a grave mistake, said Farooq Abdullah, former J&K chief minister.

IC-814 hijacking: Honestly speaking, 'Advani was not in favour of releasing terrorists', says Farooq Abdullah

 Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah has said he didn't feel that Lal Krishna Advani was in favour of releasing the terrorists during the IC-814 aircraft hijack in 1999, adding it seemed that the then deputy prime minister was being pushed into it.

Farooq Abdullah accuses BJP-PDP govt of dividing people

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday accused the Mufti Mohammad Sayeed-led PDP-BJP government of having misplaced priorities and "dividing people" instead of worrying about their welfare.

Tussle between rival factions in JKCA intensifies
Tussle between rival factions in JKCA intensifies

The tussle between the Farooq Abdullah faction and the rebel group intensified on Tuesday with Imran Raza Ansari holding a meeting of the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) to chalk out a roadmap for the sport in the state.

Farooq Abdullah to stay as JKCA chief after court stays eviction
Farooq Abdullah to stay as JKCA chief after court stays eviction

In a fresh turn of events, Farooq Abdullah will now continue as chief of the Jammu & Kashmir Cricket Association after the cricket body's poll results were put on hold by the state's High Court.

Farooq Abdullah ousted as J&K Cricket Association chief
Farooq Abdullah ousted as J&K Cricket Association chief

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah was on Monday removed from his position of J&K Cricket Association chief.

JK cricket scam: Court allows Farooq Abdullah 2 week's time to respond
JK cricket scam: Court allows Farooq Abdullah 2 week's time to respond

 Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Tuesday granted two week's time to former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah to respond to a PIL filed in alleged multi-crore scam in the state's cricket association.

Farooq Abdullah makes an impromptu appearance in Jammu market

Former chief minister and NC patron Farooq Abdullah on Friday made his first public appearance in his 'trademark style' post last year's organ transplant, when he visited the famous Raghunath market here where shopkeepers came out of their establishments and passersby jostled to have a close look.

Farooq Abdullah dismisses demand to curtail Amaranth Yatra's duration
Farooq Abdullah dismisses demand to curtail Amaranth Yatra's duration

Dismissing the demand by separatists to curtail the duration of Amarnath Yatra, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Friday said the pilgrimage should continue to be of two months as it was not only religiously important but also served as a source of livelihood for many.

JK cricket association scam: High Court seeks Farooq Abdullah's response
JK cricket association scam: High Court seeks Farooq Abdullah's response

 Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Monday sought response from former Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah on a public interest litigation (PIL) filed in alleged multi-crore scam in the state's cricket association.

Farooq Abdullah chairs NC's meeting, first after surgery

Opposition National Conference (NC) on Monday held its first core group meeting after the return of its president Farooq Abdullah from London where he underwent a successful kidney transplant.

Abdullah makes first public appearance post organ transplant

Opposition National Conference president and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, who has been out of the public eye for almost a year due to organ transplant, today made a surprise visit to Lal Chowk city centre here.

J&K Chief Minister meets Farooq Abdullah

In a rare gesture, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Wednesday visited his arch-rival and former Chief Minister?Farooq Abdullah to enquire about his health.

Opposition creates ruckus in J&K legislature on transfer of power project

Opposition National Conference and Congress lawmakers on Friday disrupted proceedings in both houses of Jammu and Kashmir legislature, accusing the government of misleading people on the issue of transfer of power projects to the state, and created ruckus in the Assembly as Speaker directed marshaling out of some members.

Farooq Abdullah undergoes successful kidney transplant

Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah underwent a successful kidney transplant operation in London, family sources said on Monday.

PM Narendra Modi congratulates J&K cricket team on historic Ranji win
PM Narendra Modi congratulates J&K cricket team on historic Ranji win

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated Jammu and Kashmir cricket team for their historic win over 40-times Ranji champions Mumbai in a league match.

DNA: SC slams BCCI; Srinivasan's comeback in trouble

Supreme Court asked BCCI how members who are financially viable have gone on to become team owners in IPL and how is that not a conflict of interest?