Govt throttling democracy by stopping ads to Kashmir newspapers: Farooq

Govt throttling democracy by stopping ads to Kashmir newspapers: Farooq

SRINAGAR: Member of Parliament from Srinagar, Farooq Abdullah on Saturday called for the revocation of the unofficial ban on issuing of government advertisements to Kashmir newspapers. He said this while talking to reporters on the sidelines of the official Martyrs’ Day function at Naqshband Sahab shrine in downtown Srinagar. Along with other members of the […]

Kashmir a ‘dispute’ that only dialogue can resolve: Farooq Abdullah

Kashmir a ‘dispute’ that only dialogue can resolve: Farooq Abdullah

SRINAGAR: Kashmir is a “dispute” between India and Pakistan which can only be resolved through dialogue and not through military might, National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Thursday said. Addressing workers at Hazratbal on the occasion of the 19th death anniversary of his mother, Begum Akbar Jehan, the Lok Sabha member from Srinagar said, “Kashmir […]

Asks GoI to increase investment in homoeopathy sector

Asks GoI to increase investment in homoeopathy sector

Srinagar: The National Conference president and member parliament Farooq Abdullah on Thursday asked the government of India to increase investment in homoeopathy sector on a priority basis. While speaking in the parliament, Farooq said that the increased investment in the homoeopathy will give impetus to the research and job creation in the field – according […]

Farooq welcomes reservation for people living along border in JK

Farooq welcomes reservation for people living along border in JK

Srinagar: The National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday welcomed granting of reservation to the people living along the border in JK and said the reservation on similar lines should have been given to people along international border falling in other states of the country. “The reservation will be beneficial to the people living near […]

Absence of elected govt taking toll on development: Farooq

Absence of elected govt taking toll on development: Farooq

Anantnag: TheNational Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Sunday that there is no such accountability on the ground and the absence of an elected government is taking its toll on the development prospects of the state. According to the statement, he stated this while paying a visit to the shrine of Hazrat Sakhi Zain Ud Din […]

Abdullah along with Lone, Masoodi takes oath in Kashmiri

Abdullah along with Lone, Masoodi takes oath in Kashmiri

NEW DELHI: Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Dr Farooq Abdullah on Monday took oath as a Member of the 17th Lok Sabha along with Muhammad Akbar Lone and Hasnain Masoodi. Party President Dr Farooq Abdullah would be representing the state in the Lok Sabha for the fourth term. He was first chosen for the […]

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