India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Tuesday September 22, 2015
35-year old network designer Tariq Ali puts his successful corporate career in Australia on hold once every year to return to his village in Kashmir, where his initiative to clean up the area now has over 100 members in just a few years.
India News | Written by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Sunday September 20, 2015
A screensaver on a mobile phone is the last photo that remains of Burhan. The three-year-old was sitting on his father's lap when two armed men broke into their home in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore and opened fire.
India News | Saturday September 19, 2015
A former terrorist from Jammu and Kashmir and his three-year-old son have died after their house was attacked by suspected terrorists in Sopore area of Baramullah district yesterday.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Wednesday September 2, 2015
An army soldier and a terrorist were killed during a fierce gun battle at Ladoora village in Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir that lasted nearly nine hours. The encounter started today morning after security forces cordoned off the village and started a search operation for terrorists hiding in a residential area.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Wednesday September 2, 2015
One soldier has been killed in a gun battle between security forces and a terrorist in Jammu and Kashmir since this morning, after the police and Army launched a search operation in Rafiabad area of Baramulla district, following a tip-off about presence of terrorists in the area.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Tuesday August 18, 2015
A civilian on a wheelchair was killed along with a policeman when terrorists attacked a police post at a Sufi shrine in Kashmir's Sopore, around 52 km from Srinagar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today promised to revive the economic boom of the historic Sopore town, in Baramulla district, and reposition it as a major fruit marketing hub.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Friday July 3, 2015
Fear has gripped a South Kashmir hamlet in Pulwama district after a village head was shot dead by suspected militants. What is more shocking that 43 year old Mohammad Yousuf Bhat is believed to be the victim of perceptions about his religious beliefs.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Saturday June 20, 2015
Six civilians have been shot dead by terrorists in the last three weeks in North Kashmir's Sopore, creating an atmosphere of fear and terror in the town and nearby areas. Security forces have been unable to track down the killers so far.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 20, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, who has faced criticism in the media for his comments on a wide range of issues, on Saturday said he would not speak to the media for six months.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 20, 2015
A Pakistani militant was killed and five policemen sustained injuries in a blast that took place inside a police vehicle which was escorting the undertrial in Sopore town of North Kashmir today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today ordered for a time-bound enquiry into the recent killings in Sopore. He also convened a meeting of the Unified Headquarters on Wednesday to discuss the issue.
India News | Agencies | Monday June 15, 2015
Unidentified gunmen shot dead a man this morning in Sopore in north Kashmir, taking the number of civilian killings by suspected terrorists to six in the last three weeks. Sources say the victim was a former militant.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
Suspected militants today shot dead a shopkeeper in Sopore, the third such killing within the span of a week in the north Kashmir town.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 13, 2015
Suspected militants tonight shot dead a shopkeeper in Sopore town of north Kashmir Baramulla district, police said.
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi; edited by Mala Das | Wednesday June 3, 2015
The Jammu and Kashmir police has begun restoring mobile phone transmission towers that were closed after terror attacks and threats in various parts of Kashmir. It said most towers in south Kashmir are now operational and those in Sopore will be restored by this evening.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 30, 2015
Speaking at a cabinet briefing today, Union Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that Separatists trying to use telecom towers in Jammu and Kashmir indicates their desperation, while asking the state government to ensure the safety of communications infrastructure.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 29, 2015
Militants on Friday fired two rifle grenades towards a security forces camp in Sopore town of north Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said.
India News | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Thursday May 28, 2015
Terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir are targeting their attacks on disrupting cellphone services, said a senior police official today.
India News | Agencies | Monday May 25, 2015
An official of the government-run telecom operator BSNL was killed and two more were injured today after gunmen opened fire at a crowded market in north Kashmir's Sopore district.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 20, 2015
Following the incessant overnight rain, the weather office in Kashmir Valley on Monday issued a warning forecasting heavy rains and thunderstorms during the next 24 hours .
India News | Saturday February 21, 2015
Two terrorists, believed to be from Pakistan-based terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba, were killed in an encounter with security forces in Rafiabad in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 18, 2015
Two Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore town of north Kashmir.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 18, 2015
An encounter began today between terrorists and security forces in Sopore town of north Kashmir.