The biggest stories of January 07, 2014
Jan 7, 2014
Policeman shot dead by militants in Sopore in J&K
Jul 28, 2013
People | NDTV.com | Saturday January 18, 2014
When Sunanda Pushkar wed Shashi Tharoor in a traditional Kerala ceremony in 2010, every detail was painstakingly documented by the media.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday January 13, 2014
Two unidentified militants were killed in a gunbattle in Sopore area of north Kashmir's Baramulla district today, police sources said.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday January 7, 2014
One policeman died and three others were injured in a three-hour gunbattle between security forces and militants in the Sopore area of north Kashmir today.
India | Reported by Nitin Gokhale; Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday December 25, 2013
The Army has ordered court martial proceedings against six of its personnel, including two officers, for their alleged involvement in the 2010 Machil fake encounter case that had triggered a two month-long agitation in the Kashmir Valley.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 5, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir police today claimed to have busted a module of terror outfit with the arrest of a top commander of Hizbul Mujahideen and four of his aides from Sopore in Baramulla district.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 28, 2013
Militants today shot dead a Special Police Officer (SPO) in Sopore town of north Kashmir.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 26, 2013
A sarpanch was critically injured on Friday in a suspected militant attack in Sopore township of north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 28, 2013
A jawan was injured in a grenade attack today on a CRPF picket in Sopore township of north Kashmir's Baramulla district.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday April 26, 2013
In a major strike, militants today killed four policemen in Sopore area of Baramulla district in North Kashmir.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 18, 2013
A top commander of Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was today arrested and his close aide was killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore of north Kashmir, police said.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 16, 2013
The family of Afzal Guru, who was hanged in February for his role in the attack on parliament in 2001, says it will fight in the Supreme Court to ensure the manner in which his execution was handled is not repeated.
India | Nazir Masoodi | Sunday April 7, 2013
The union government is reaching out to the youth of Kashmir with a scheme to train them professionally and provide jobs. Union Minister Jairam Ramesh was in Sopore on Saturday, giving training certificates to 90 young men and women; 70 of them have ...
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi (with PTI inputs); Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Sunday March 24, 2013
Militants today attacked a police party in a busy market area of Sopore town in North Kashmir's Baramulla district, leaving a civilian dead and a policeman seriously injured.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday March 20, 2013
A teenager has been killed in Sopore district of Jammu and Kashmir by suspected militants inside the local mosque.
India | NDTV.com | Sunday February 17, 2013
When Afzal Guru was informed that he would be hanged on the morning of February 9, he asked for a paper and a pen to write a letter to his wife. However, the letter was mailed two days after his execution. Twenty-six hours later, the letter reached A...
India | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Vikram Chowdhary; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Tuesday February 12, 2013
The express delivery - made even as Sopore and surrounding areas are under curfew - raises even more questions about why a letter informing Guru's family of his hanging reached them two days after he was executed and buried in Tihar Jail.
India | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Monday February 11, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has slammed the execution of Afzal Guru and said he fears it will fuel the feeling of alienation in his state, especially among young Kashmiris. He also found it outrageous that Guru's family was denied ...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 13, 2013
In the second incident in as many days, suspected militants today shot at and injured a woman panchayat member in Sopore area in Baramulla district of north Kashmir.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday January 11, 2013
Suspected militants today fired at and killed a sarpanch in Sopore area of Baramulla district in Jammu and Kashmir.
India | Edited by Janaki Fernandes | Tuesday December 18, 2012
Five militants have been killed in an encounter launched by the security forces in Sopore, north Kashmir. The operation launched by the Police and the Army started last night and is still underway.