Farooq Abdullah's detention extended by 3 months, opposition parties question move
The detention of Farooq Abdullah, a three-term chief minis...
Farooq Abdullah's detention extended by 3 months
Farooq Abdullah, a five-time Parliamentarian, has been under detention since August 5 when t...
Expect up to 10% sales growth, BS-VI bikes rollout from Jan: Triumph India
"We are seeing a decent 9-10 per cent growth in September-November...
We are not criminals, says Farooq Abdullah
Abdullah, under detention since August 5 and subsequently booked under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) on September 17, is at present at his residence in Gupkar which has been declared as a sub-jail..
Internet a facility, not right, no curbs on political activity: Farooq Khan
Defending the decision to suspend the Internet since August 5, when the Centre withdrew the special status granted to J&K and imposed a communications blockade, Farooq Khan, advisor to Lieutenant Governor GC Murmu said the Internet is just a facility, not a right.
Local admin in J&K to decide on release of detained political leaders: Amit Shah
The minister's statement came after Congress leader in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury asked the government when political leaders, including sitting member and former chief minister Farooq Abdullah, would be released.
Opposition leaders in Lok Sabha demand Farooq Abdullah be allowed to attend House
Opposition leaders also raised the issue of MPs not being allowed to visit Jammu and Kashmir after abrogation of its special status, whereas parliamentarians from Europe have been taken to the state, with Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury describing the EU delegation as "bhade ke tattu" (hirelings).
India's 10 richest people: How much they lost and gained in the past one year
Did you know that Mukesh Ambani's networth is equal to 2.1% of India's GDP? And even after losing 10% of his networth, Lakshmi Mittal is still worth $12.4 billion? Read on to see how much India's 10 richest men gained and lost in the past year.
All-party meet: PM says open to discussing all issues; Opposition raises Farooq Abdullah's detention
An all-party meeting was held in the national capital attended by several senior leaders from opposition parties, Union leaders including Amit Shah and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The meeting was called by the government and moderated by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi and Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Arjun Meghwal.
J&K communication blockade eased, 280 e-terminals set up
"As many as 2,30,418 persons used the internet facilities across 10 districts of Kashmir valley," said the report provided by the Union territory to the home ministry.
Detained under PSA, Abdullah nominated on key defence panel
The name of the 81-year-old former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah and National Conference leader, in detention at his Srinagar home for over 100 days, tops the list of members of the 21-member consultative committee on defence headed by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh.
Pragya Thakur nominated to key committee on defence
According to the government notification dated October 21, the 21-member parliamentary consultative committee is headed by Union defence minister Rajnath Singh. Pragya Singh Thakur, who defeated Congress heavyweight Digvijaya Singh in the Lok Sabha elections earlier this year, also featured in the committee.
‘Mental torture, humiliation, agony’: Yasmin Valibhoy recalls 7-yr legal battle with Sheetal Mafatlal
In 2012, Mafatlal accused Valibhoy and two others of replacing precious paintings with fakes.
Winter session starts on stormy note; opposition uproar in Lok Sabha
Within minutes of commencement of the Question Hour, around 30 members from the Congress trooped into the Well, shouting slogans and demanding that the government stop attacking the opposition as well as foisting false cases.
Abdullah, Chidambaram should be allowed to attend winter session of Parliament: GN Azad
Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said that former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir and National Conference (NC) president Farooq A...
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