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Omar Abdullah, born 10 March 1970 in United Kingdom, is an Indian Kashmiri politician and the scion of Kashmir's 'first family', the Abdullah family
Prior to this he was a member of 14th Lok Sabha, representing Srinagar constituency of Jammu and Kashmir, India. He was a Union Minister of State for External affairs in Atal Bihari Vajpayee's NDA government, from July 23, 2001 to December 23, 2002. He resigned from NDA government in October 2002 to concentrate on party work. Prime Minister tried to convince him to continue his work. However, on 23 December 2002 his resignation was accepted by President A P J Abdul Kalam.
He is the grandson of Sheikh Abdullah, who formed Kashmir’s first political party, the Muslim Conference in 1932, which was later rechristen as National Conference. He remained the Prime Minister of Jammu and Kashmir 1948-1953, and also Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir two times, 1975 and 1977. After his death in 1982, his son Farooq Abdullah dominated the political arena for many years and remained the Chief Ministers of Jammu and Kashmir thrice in 1982, 1986 and 1996. Farooq’s son Omar joined politics in 1998, as a ... » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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J&K: BJP's Mission 44 has rattled Omar Abdullah
2014-07-04
Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister and working president of the pro-autonomy and fundamentally sectarian National Conference Omar Abdullah, is, it appears, a disillusioned and broken-hearted politician. He is nervous and desperate, but nothing is moving in ...
(Niticentral)
  1. Will retire from politics if BJP gets majority in Jammu and Kashmir: Omar Abdullah
  2. CM reviews security situation ahead of PM's visit to J&K
  3. Death threat to judge hearing Omar Abdullah case

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PDP nurturing corruption: Omar Abdullah
2014-07-02
Budgam: Chief Minister and Working President National Conference, Omar Abdullah Wednesday asked the people to teach a befitting lesson to the 'amalgam of opportunists' hatching conspiracy against the State and its people to grab power. “They have ...
(Rising Kashmir)
  1. PDP hits back at Omar, says NC fountainhead of corruption
  2. Who made J&K No. 1 corrupt State, you or we? Omar asks PDP
  3. Mehbooba Omar trade charges over corruption

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National Conference is not creation of any 'Agency': Omar Abdullah
2014-07-02
Asserting that rivals will not be able to erase the historic role played by National Conference (NC) in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today said his party is the people of the state. RNA Research & Archives. Asserting that rivals will ...
(Daily News & Analysis)
  1. NC headquarters is the people of the state: Omar Abdullah
  2. Need to strengthen special status of J&K: Omar
  3. Omar reviews security scenario ahead ...

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NN Vohra, Omar Abdullah greet people on occasion of Ramzan
2014-06-29
Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra and Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday greeted the people of the state on the beginning of fasting month of Ramzan which starts tomorrow. In his message, the Governor hoped that this auspicious ...
(Zee News)
  1. Holy Month Of Ramzan To Commence From Tomorrow In Kashmir
  2. Vohra, Abdullah greet people on Ramadan
  3. Governor, CM greet people on Ramzan-ul-Mubarak

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Omar Abdullah, Mayawati Too Target Modi Government
2014-06-21
NEW DELHI: After a political row over a circular issued by the Centre asking Ministries, PSUs and banks to use Hindi on social media platforms, the Narendra Modi-led government rushed to douse the flames, saying it was not meant for non-Hindi-speaking ...
(The New Indian Express)
  1. `Use Hindi` directive row intensifies; Jayalalithaa, Omar, Vaiko oppose Modi ...
  2. Omar opposes Modi government's move to promote Hindi
  3. No intent of imposing Hindi on non-Hindi speaking states, says Centre

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Omar Abdullah meets Rajnath Singh, discusses return of Kashmiri Pandits ...
2014-06-20
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday met Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed various issues pertaining to the state especially return of Kashmiri Pandits to the valley, which is on priority list of the NDA government.
(Indian Express)
  1. Omar Abdullah briefs Narendra Modi on security situation in Jammu and Kashmir
  2. Jammu and Kashmir will use its official languages: Omar Abdullah

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Omar Abdullah meets Jammu and Kashmir Governor Narinder Nath Vohra
2014-06-19
SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today met Governor N N Vohra here and discussed various issues ranging from arrangements for Amarnath yatra to the likely schedule for upcoming Assembly polls in the state. "The Governor ...
(Economic Times)
  1. Omar Briefs Governor About Security, Development & Amarnath Yatra
  2. CM meets Governor

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Hameed Karra flays Omar Abdullah government in Kashmir
2014-06-17
Karra, who defeated former Union Minister and NC chief Farooq Abdullah in Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency in the recent polls, said previously the state government used to cover the temporary gap in revenue and expenditure through borrowings from the ...
(Daily News & Analysis)
  1. 'J&K at Verge of Bankruptcy, Facing Shortage of Water, Ration'

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BJP workers protest against Omar Abdullah over his comments on the party
2014-06-17
Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) workers staged a protest here today against Jammu and Kashmir Chief Omar Abdullah for describing them as sycophants and saying that they only protest for television cameras. RNA Research & Archives. Bharatiya Janata party ...
(Daily News & Analysis)
  1. BJP holds protests over Omar Abdullah's remarks targeting BJP MLAs
  2. BJP protest against JandK CM Omar Abdullah Jun 17, 3:39 pm

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