Cheat Sheet | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With agency inputs) | Wednesday December 10, 2014
Despite the shadow of terror and boycott call, 58% people came out to vote in the third of the five-phase assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir today. The turnout was nearly 6% from the assembly elections of 2008. The corresponding figure in the Lo...
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Ignoring calls for boycott and braving the cold weather, a large number of people came out to vote in the ongoing Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir today. Voting is taking place in three Kashmir districts - Budgam, Pulwama and Baramulla - in th...
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Braving the cold, nearly 12 per cent people came out to vote this morning as large parts of the Kashmir Valley are polling today in the shadow of serial terror attacks on Friday in which 12 security personnel and one civilian were killed. Voting is t...
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and three of his cabinet colleagues are among 144 candidates whose fate will be decided today in the third phase of polling in 16 seats spread across Budgam, Pulwama and Baramulla districts.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 8, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said for the first time in 30 years that a government has acted against army men responsible for killing two innocent teenagers in Budgam recently.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 3, 2014
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was following the path of "humanity" shown by Atal Bihari Vajpayee in Jammu and Kashmir, citing the example of the Budgam firing incident in which nine soldie...
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 27, 2014
In one of its shortest ever inquiries, the army has found nine of its soldiers guilty of killing two teenagers when they opened fire on a car in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam on November 3.
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 7, 2014
Basim Ahmad, 15, says he hasn't slept for four days. He was in the Maruti car that was fired at by army men in Jammu and Kashmir on Monday, resulting in the death of two teenagers.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday November 7, 2014
The Army today described as a case of "mistaken identity" the firing on a Maruti car, which left two teenagers, including a 14-year-old boy dead.
India | Edited by Deepshika Ghosh | Thursday November 6, 2014
The army says its troops have violated rules of engagement by opening fire on a Maruti car that failed to stop on Monday, and killing two of its five occupants, including a 14-year-old boy.
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi and Nitin Gokhale, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday November 6, 2014
The army has decided to replace the entire company of 53 Rashtriya Rifles unit that was manning the area of Chattergam in Budgam where two civilians were killed in firing at a checkpost on Monday. The area will now be the responsibility of a differen...
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday November 5, 2014
The Maruti car that failed to stop at an army checkpost on Monday, had actually skidded and hit an electric pole on the roadside, says a report by the Budgam District Magistrate. The fallout was fatal. The army, which says it had intelligence inputs ...
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from PTI) | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Clashes broke out today between locals and security personnel in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowgam area near Srinagar over the death of two civilians in Army firing on Monday.
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday November 3, 2014
Two persons were killed and two injured on Monday when an army's ambush party allegedly opened fire on their car at Chatergam in the Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir.
India | Nazir Masoodi (With PTI inputs) | Monday May 19, 2014
One Army jawan has been killed while three others injured in an encounter with militants in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 16, 2014
Security forces have arrested a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant from central Kashmir Budgam district and recovered arms and ammunition from his possession, police said today.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday December 2, 2013
One policeman has been killed and two other cops are injured after militants opened fire upon a police patrol party in Chadoora in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 7, 2013
Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi and Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today hinted that the alliance between their parties will continue beyond the 2014 general elections.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 20, 2013
Curfew remained in force for the second day today in all major towns of Kashmir while rest of the Valley was placed under restrictions to prevent protests against the firing incident in Ramban district that left four persons dead and dozens others in...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 16, 2013
In his first comments on developments in BJP, Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said he was not concerned about the elevation of Narendra Modi nor was he going to invite its ally JD(U) to UPA fold.