Omar Abdullah

‘Never gave jobs to terrorists’: Omar, Mehbooba lash out at LG’s remarks

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor (LG) Manoj Sinha’s recent allegations that previous governments in Jammu and Kashmir provided jobs to terrorists and their families and facilitated one lakh backdoor appointments has drawn sharp criticism from the valley’s politicians. Jammu Kashmir National Conference (JKNC) Vice President and former chief minister Omar Abdullah on Monday denied the […]

JKNC suffers ‘curse of Umrah’

Day after party president Dr Farooq Abdullah performs ‘Umrah’, cracks appear in the party as senior leaders scuffle over NIA action on terrorist

J&K anti-encroachment drive: Abdullah, Mufti, Lone attack administration

Omar Abdullah, Mehbooba Mufti and Sajad Lone criticise the J&K administration on the anti-encroachment drive

Omar Abdullah joins Bharat Jodo Yatra

JKNC vice president joins the rally at Qazigund Anantnag as it enters Kashmir valley

Never Again, Says Omar After He Faces Music For Dance

Former JK Chief Minister Omar Abdullah will not dance anymore. “Never Again,” Omar tweeted, after a video of his breaking into a jig at a ceremony went viral

J&K Bank Fraud Case: CBI Searches 8 Locations

  NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday carried out searches at eight locations in connection with alleged irregularities in the purchase of the Akruti Gold building for Rs 180 crore by J&K Bank for its integrated office in Mumbai in 2010.   A CBI source told The New Indian that the agency sleuths […]

ED Quizzes Ex-CM Omar Abdullah In J&K Bank Scam Case

NEW DELHI/SRINAGAR: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Jammu Kashmir National Conference (JKNC) leader Omar Abdullah was questioned for over six hours by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday in connection with a money laundering case related to J&K Bank scam. A top ED official related to investigation confirmed to The New Indian that […]