The Biggest Stories of November 7, 2014
Nov 7, 2014
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.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 13, 2012
A teenaged girl was crushed to death by a train in Budgam district of central Kashmir on Thursday, police said.
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday October 23, 2012
In a tragic incident in Jammu and Kashmir, one Army jawan was killed and three others injured after troops of another Army unit mistook them for fleeing militants and opened fire. The shooting took place in the Budgam district on the outskirts of Sri...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday September 7, 2012
Two people were killed and 23 others injured when a passenger bus skidded off the road in Chadoora area of central Kashmir's Budgam district on Friday.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 22, 2012
Two persons died when they were hit by cloud bursts at two different places in central Kashmir's Budgam district, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 11, 2012
A 43-year-old woman was killed and two others injured in a cloudburst in the Budgam district of central Kashmir on Friday, police said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday May 11, 2012
In a rare case, a woman in Kashmir gave birth to quintuplets -- three boys and two girls -- at a government hospital, officials said.Afroza, a resident of Larkipora village of central Kashmir's Budgam district, gave birth to the five children at the ...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday June 30, 2011
Sonaullah Zargar, a 30-year-old forest activist, who was dedicated to protecting the Sukhnag Forests in Budgam, was found dead in the Valley. His body was found near a stream a week ago.Initially Zargar's death was passed off as an accident but now the police suspect the timber mafia as well as corr...