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NC team meets Abdullahs, seeks release before local polls

Srinagar: A National Conference delegation met detained party President Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Omar Abdullah here on Sunday, and sought their release. The 15-member delegation was led by party’s provincial President for Jammu, Devender Singh Rana. Farooq Abdullah, flanked by his wife Molly, came out of the Gupkar Road house to greet the delegation. The […]

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National Conference leaders meet under detention Abdullahs in Srinagar

Srinagar: A team of National Conference (NC) leaders have been allowed to meet former Chief Ministers and father-son duo Farooq and Omar Abdullah on Sunday in Srinagar. The permission was granted by the Jammu and Kashmir administration, days after it was sought. Provincial President Devender Singh Rana left Jammu by an IndiGo flight early Sunday for […]

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J&K Governor allows NC delegation to meet Abdullahs

New Delhi: The Jammu and Kashmir administration has allowed a delegation of National Conference (NC) leaders from Jammu region to meet the party President Farooq Abdullah and vice-president Omar Abdullah in Srinagar on Sunday. The move is observed as precursor to political activities in the Valley since abrogation of Article 370. A 15-member National Conference […]

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Government decision to arrest Omar, Mehbooba short-sighted: Rahul

New Delhi (1 MIN READ):  Describing the Modi government’s “arrest” of former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Ministers Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti as “unconstitutional and undemocratic”, outgoing Congress Chief Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the Modi government’s “short-sighted” action will allow terrorists to fill the leadership vaccum. “Kashmir’s mainstream political leaders have been jailed at […]

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Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba slammed for anti-government stance

New Delhi (1 MIN READ): Defending the abrogation of Article 370, the government slammed Muslim-dominated Kashmiri political parties for their constant opposition to the move. A booklet released by the government explaining the reasons behind its decision questioned the timing of National Conference (NC) leader Omar Abdullah’s statement against Article 370 when Indian Air Force […]