Azad`s remarks on Afzal`s execution immature: Farooq Abdullah

National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Sunday accused Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad of making "allegations" and "distorting" facts regarding the execution of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru.

NC`s motto is public service: Farooq Abdullah

National Conference patriarch Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday said his party would continue with its mission of public service and was committed to addressing grievances of the people in an effective manner.

NC to bounce back with renewed vigour: Farooq Abdullah

Terming the outcome of the recent Lok Sabha polls as a wake-up call, National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah today said his party would convert its defeat into strength and bounce back with renewed vigour.

PM`s prerogative to name anyone as Minister: Farooq Abdullah on HRD row

Amid the raging controversy over Smriti Irani being made the Union HRD Minister, National Conference President Farooq Abdullah today said it was the prerogative of the prime minister to name anyone as a minister.

NC trails in all three Lok Sabha seats in J&K; Azad leading

Election trends in Jammu and Kashmir have come as setback for ruling National Conference which was trailing in all the three Parliamentary Lok Sabha seats including in Srinagar where party President Farooq Abdullah was contesting.

Farooq Abdullah trailing in Srinagar

Sitting MP and National Conference President Farooq Abdullah was trailing in Srinagar seat by a margin of less than 500 votes over his PDP rival Hamid Karra.

Counting for 6 Lok Sabha seats in J&K tomorrow

Jammu: The fate of 77 candidates, including Union ministers Farooq Abdullah and Ghulam Nabi Azad, from six Lok Sabha seats of Jammu and Kashmir will be known after the counting of votes tomorrow.
"Tight security arrangements have been made in and around the counting centres in five districts in Jammu and Kashmir. All other arrangements have also been put in place" , a senior officer of J&K Election department officer said today.

Centre`s decision to probe snoopgate issue `wrong`: Omar

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday termed as "wrong" the Centre`s announcement for setting up a judicial commission to probe the snoopgate issue allegedly involving Narendra Modi.

Tragedy for the state if India becomes communal: Farooq

Union Minister and National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Wednesday said if India becomes communal it will be a tragedy for the state.

26 percent voters turnout in Srinagar amid tight security

About 26 percent of 12 lakh electorate on Wednesday voted amid tight security and poll boycott call of separatists in Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency from where 14 candidates, including Union Minister Farooq Abdullah, are in the fray.

Srinagar Lok Sabha seat goes to poll tomorrow

Amidst tight security measures, Srinagar Lok Sabha seat will go to the polls on Wednesday to decide the fate of 12 candidates, including NC President Farooq Abdullah and PDP leader Tariq Hameed Karra.

Narendra Modi has no knowledge about Kashmir: Meem Afzal

Reacting to the spat between National Conference (NC) chief Farooq Abdullah and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, Congress leader Meem Afzal on Tuesday said that Modi had no knowledge about Kashmir and was bringing up its issues due to approaching elections in the state.

Day after, Farooq says he has nothing against Modi as person

A day after Farooq Abdullah`s remark that those voting for the BJP prime ministerial nominee should drown in the sea, the Union Minister on Monday said he had nothing against Narendra Modi as a person but was apprehensive about his agenda with regard to Jammu and Kashmir and Muslims.

Over 5,000 Kashmiri Pandits to vote for Srinagar LS constituency

As many as 5,098 Kashmiri Pandits will exercise their right to franchise for Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency outside Kashmir.

Modi has no courage to come to Kashmir: Omar Abdullah

Launching a scathing attack on Narendra Modi, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said he and his family do not need the certificate on secularism from the Bharatiya Janata Party`s prime ministerial candidate.

Take a dip in Dal lake: Arun Jaitley to Farooq Abdullah

BJP leader Arun Jaitley said "ethnic cleansing" in Kashmir was the "greatest failure" of secularism in India, asking National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah to take a dip in Dal Lake as a gesture of repentance.

Modi shows `mirror` to Abdullah family on secularism in J&K

Reacting strongly to Farooq Abdullah remark that “those who vote for Modi should drown in the sea”, Narendra Modi tore into the National Conference chief and asked him to look into the mirror before commenting on the secular culture of the country.

Shahid Siddiqui criticises Farooq Abdullah`s secession threat

Former Member of Parliament Shahid Siddiqui said he condemns what the National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah`s threat to secede from India if Narendra Modi gets elected as prime minister.

Farooq Abdullah must seek asylum elsewhere: Subramanian Swamy

Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy asked Farooq Abdullah to seek asylum in some other country and to forget his idea of de-linking Kashmir from India if Narendra Modi is elected as the next prime minister.

Country doesn`t need certificate from Abdullah to become secular: BJP

BJP on Sunday hit back at National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah for his remarks that communalism was not acceptable, saying that the country does not need a certificate from the Union minister to become secular.