SAJJAD LONE

  • Newsmaker of the Day: Sajjad Lone 2 days ago

    Ex-separatist leader and the newest legislator from Handwara, Sajjad Lone says people of Jammu and kashmir would benefit with a BJP CM as it would give the valley a vital link to the centre. ...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor 2 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Karma Paljor on India @ 9. ...
  • Syed Ali Shah Geelani's J&K election boycott call resonates in his hometown Sopore December 3, 2014

    Sopore: This is the hometown of separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani who is a strong advocate of "azadi" in Kashmir valley. Voting will take place in Sopore in the third phase of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly along with 15 other seats but the constituency is unlikely to see large...
  • Sajjad Lone fooling J&K voters: NC leader December 2, 2014

    National Conference leader Choudhary Ramzan has accused People's Democratic leader Sajjad Lone of fooling the electorate of Jammu & Kashmir. ...
  • Sajjad Lone senses desire for change in J&K, ready to support BJP in its 'Mission 44+' December 1, 2014

    Srinagar: As Jammu and Kashmir will vote in the second phase on Tuesday, the terror-hit areas of Kupwara and Handwara are in the fray this time and the desire for change is apparent in these constituencies. It is an apple belt but the money is limited to a handful few. ...
  • J&K elections: Omar accuses Sajjad Lone of warming up to BJP November 30, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has accused People's Conference leader Sajjad Lone of warming up to the Bharatiya Janata Party in the election season. Abdullah's attack on Lone comes after his meeting with PM Narendra Modi in New Delhi earlier in November. The CM has accused Lone...
  • Sajjad-Modi meet: Omar Abdullah says former separatist leader needs BJP to come at front November 29, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday hit out at former separatist leader Sajjad Lone for meeting with Prime Minister Narenda Modi and for warming up to BJP. "Sajjad needs BJP to come at front," Omar said. Ahead of the Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, the...
  • There is no proposal for an alliance with the BJP yet, says Sajjad Lone November 11, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, former Separatist Sajjad Lone has said that his meeting with Narendra Modi was only to discuss Kashmir development. "There is no proposal for an alliance with the BJP yet. Once elections are over we will look at the question of alliance. I am extremely impressed...
  • Fighting alone before polls, undecided over post-poll alliance: Ex-Kashmiri separatist leader after meeting PM November 11, 2014

    New Delhi: In a move to clarify his stand, former separatist leader and People's Conference chief Sajjad Lone said that there were no discussions of an alliance with the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) in his meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday. "My meeting with the PM was only...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 10, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 10, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena decides to sit in opposition in Maharashtra Assembly, stakes claim for LoP November 10, 2014

    Pushed to the corner by the Bharatiya Janata Party and with the Congress eyeing the space of the main opposition party in Maharashtra Assembly, the Shiv Sena was on Monday forced to stake claim to the Leader of Opposition post in the newly elected 288-member House. ...
  • Modi-Sajjad Lone meet: Congress says BJP shaking hands with separatists for political gains November 10, 2014

    Congress leader PC Chako on Monday attacked BJP over former separatist leader and People's Conference Chief Sajjad Gani Lone met Prime Minister Narendra Modi. "BJP has been accusing other parties of compromising with separatists now they doing this for political gains as elections are at hand," he said. ...
  • Former J&K separatist leader Sajjad Lone meets PM Modi, rubbishes any poll alliance November 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir, former separatist leader and People's Conference Chief Sajjad Gani Lone met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Monday. Lone said that he spoke to the Prime Minister just about Kashmir issues and no political discussions took place. "I...
  • Afzal Guru hanged: Curfew in Kashmir likely to continue till Feb 11 February 10, 2013

    Srinagar: A day after Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged, an uneasy calm prevails over Kashmir. Afzal Guru was a resident of Sopore. On Saturday, 30 people, including security personnel, were injured when protests erupted in the district following news of his hanging. There is a curfew in Kashmir...
  • PM's autonomyforKashmir talk fails to cut ice August 11, 2010

    Srinagar: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's remarks on autonomy for Kashmir have evoked mixed reactions. The BJP remains opposed and the separatists along with PDP say it does not provide for a political solution. On the streets in Kashmir Vally, too, the response remained lukewarm. On the curfewbound streets of Srinagar, there...
  • Kashmir on the edge as violence continues July 6, 2010

    As Kashmir Valley remains on the edge with continued protests against the alleged deaths due to firing by security forces, the stone pelters are now fighting street battles. Jammu Kashmir People's Conference Chairman Sajjad Lone hopes the situation will be normal soon. ...
  • I can help resolve the Kashmir issue: Sajjad Lone May 13, 2009

    Srinagar: He was the face of Amaranth agitation, a fierce defender of separatism on television, but in a strange turnaround, he has given up that stand to go it alone in the Lok Sabha polls. The eloquent Sajjad is contesting from Baramulla where National Conference and PDP are strong contendors. ...
  • Separatist to mainstream: Lone fights lonely war May 12, 2009

    Srinagar: He was the face of Amaranth agitation, a fierce defender of separatism on television, but in a strange turnaround, he has given up that stand to go it alone in the Lok Sabha polls. The eloquent Sajjad is contesting from Baramulla where National Conference and PDP are strong contendors. "I...
  • Show Me The Money: Sajjad Lone declares assets May 11, 2009

    The Kashmiri separatist has assets worth Rs 1.04 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Sajjad Lone's worth May 11, 2009

    Sajjad Lone is worth Rs 10,000 in cash. He has Rs 1313 in bank deposits. Sajjad is worth Rs 11.70 lakh in jewellery and Rs 32.43 lakh of his money is parked in investments. Sajjad doesn't own a vehicle and his property is worth Rs 60 lakh. In all Sajjad...
  • Know Your Neta: Sajjad Lone April 20, 2009

    Answer this politician's question and see how well you know your neta. ...
  • Kashmir separatist Lone to fight Lok Sabha polls March 7, 2009

    Srinagar: The Lok Sabha election in Kashmir may get interesting with separatist leader Sajjad Lone breaking ranks and likely to contest from Baramulla. In doing so, Lone will be the first top secessionist leader to switch sides and join the mainstream. During Jammu and Kashmir Assembly elections in 2008, Lone had given...
  • Don't try and please India, LeT warns Zardari March 3, 2008

    New Delhi: Banned terrorist outfit LashkareToiba has condemned PPP cochairman Asif Zardari's remarks on Kashmir. He was reacting to Asif Ali Zardari's interview on CNNIBN's Devil's Advocate with Karan Thapar. Lashkar chief, Hafiz Sayyed has demanded that Zardari take back his words and not try and please India. He said Zardari should...