BUDGAM

  • Assembly elections: Jammu & Kashmir records 58 per cent polling in third phase December 9, 2014

    Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir recorded 58 per cent polling in the third phase of elections held on Tuesday, just days after serial terror attacks claimed the lives of 11 security personnel and two civilians. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah and three of his cabinet colleagues are among 144 candidates whose fate...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 27, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 27, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Modi-Sharif shakehand salvages SAARC summit November 27, 2014

    The 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit came to an end on Thursday evening with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif's handshake on the concluding day hogging the limelight. ...
  • J&K: Army indicts nine soldiers for killing two men in Budgam, recommends court martial proceedings November 27, 2014

    Budgam: Within days after firing in Budgam claimed lives of two people and injured two others, the Army has indicted nine soldiers including a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) for the incident. A court of inquiry on the Army officers found gross violation of rules of engagement by the soldiers. Failure...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 7, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor November 7, 2014

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  • News 360: Indian Army admits mistake in Budgam firing, expresses regret over the incident November 7, 2014

    Terming the incident as a mistake, the Indian Army has taken responsibility for the Budgam firing in which two people were killed and two others were injured. "We take responsibility of incident. A mistake has taken place," GOC Northern Command Lieutenant General DS Hooda said. ...
  • Army takes responsibility for Budgam firing in J&K, says will ensure such incidents do not reoccur November 7, 2014

    Srinagar: Terming the incident as a mistake, the Indian Army has taken responsibility for the Budgam firing in which two people were killed and two others were injured. "We take responsibility of incident. A mistake has taken place," GOC Northern Command Lieutenant General DS Hooda said. However, he maintained that the...
  • J&K: Army column involved in Budgam incident replaced, says 15 Corps Commander November 6, 2014

    As tensions simmer in Jammu and Kashmir over the killings of two men in the recent Budgam firings, the Indian Army's 15 Corps Commander told CNN-IBN's Mufti Islah that the Army column involved in the incident has been replaced....
  • Budgam firing: Army assures speedy inquiry in teenagers' death November 5, 2014

    Two civilians were killed and an equal number injured when Army personnel fired at a Maruti 800 car when it did not stop at a check post on repeated calls. ...
  • J&K: NHRC seeks report from Army, local authorities over killing of youths in Budgam November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday sought reports from the Defence Ministry and local authorities in Jammu and Kashmir over the killing of two youths in Army firing in Budgam district two days back. The Commission issued separate notices to the Defence Ministry and Budgam Police about the...
  • J&K: Clashes continue between civilians, security forces for second day over death of teenagers in Army firing November 5, 2014

    Srinagar: Fierce clashes continued between locals and security personnel in the Nowgam area near Srinagar over the death of two civilians in Army firing. Grief-stricken relatives of the two young victims alleged they were killed at a checkpost without any provocation. The Indian Army says it opened fire at a car,...
  • J&K: Clashes break out between civilians, security forces over death of teenagers in Army firing November 4, 2014

    Srinagar: The Indian Army on Tuesday begun its inquiry after two civilians were killed in its firing on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam district. The Army has launched investigations by recording of statements of the troops on duty to reconstruct the sequence of events. "The inquiry has been ordered. A...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 4, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay November 4, 2014

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  • News 360: Sachin Tendulkar hits out at Greg Chappell, calls him 'ringmaster' November 4, 2014

    The scars of the Greg Chappell era in Indian cricket have still not healed, 7 years after the Australian great's reign as Indian coach ended. Sachin Tendulkar's soon to be released autobiography has laid bare the bitterness of the Chapell era. In a break from his politically correct demeanor Sachin...
  • J&K: Army orders probe into Budgam firing incident in which two people were killed November 4, 2014

    Srinagar: Indian Army on Tuesday ordered enquiry into the Budgam firing incident which left two dead and two injured. A Deputy Sector Commander has been appointed as the incharge of the enquiry team. All those believed to be involved in the firing incident have been shifted to the location of enquiry...
  • J&K: Violence breaks out in Budgam after cremation of victims of Army firing November 4, 2014

    Srinagar: Clashes broke out on Tuesday between protestors and security forces in Nowgam area of the city over killing of two youths in army firing in Budgam district of Kashmir even as authorities imposed restrictions on the movement of the people as a precautionary measure to maintain law and order. Groups of...
  • J&K: Restricted curfew in Budgam after killing of 2 civilians by Army November 4, 2014

    Srinagar: In view of Muharram and the death of two people in firing by the Army, restricted curfew has been imposed in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. Both the victims hail from Budgam and hence the security forces are making sure that no untoward incident takes place in the region....
  • Budgam incident 'highly regrettable': Arun Jaitley November 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Government on Monday night termed as "highly regrettable" the Budgam incident in Kashmir valley in which two civilians were killed and as many injured in Army firing and said a fair inquiry will be held and action taken against those found guilty. "The Budgam incident in the Kashmir valley...
  • J&K: Two dead after security forces open fire at a private vehicle in Budgam November 3, 2014

    Budgam: At least two people died and two others were injured after security forces allegedly opened fire at a private vehicle in Chattergam, in the Budgam district of Kashmir. Police and Army sources say the firing occurred only after the vehicle did not stop at the checkpost. The Army has...
  • J&K Assembly elections: Omar Abdullah skips family bastion Ganderbal, to contest from two seats October 31, 2014

    Srinagar: Ending speculation over his choice of Assembly seat, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah will contest from two constituencies in the upcoming elections instead of family bastion Ganderbal from where he was elected in 2008. In its fourth list of 22 candidates released today for the J&K Assembly elections,...
  • Vodafone ensuring connectivity for customers in floodhit J&K September 15, 2014

    Chandigarh: Telecom major Vodafone on Monday said that it is ensuring connectivity for its customers by restoring its network and providing connectivity to other subscribers through the intracircle roaming (ICR) arrangement in floodhit Jammu and Kashmir. The important towns where telecom services have been restored are Srinagar, Ganderbal, Anantang, Pahalgam, Ashmuqam,...
  • J&K: Encounter with three terrorists underway at Budgam village May 19, 2014

    Srinagar: An encounter is underway at a village in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir. Sources said that three terrorists are believed to be hiding in a residential house in the Kausar Mulla village in the Chadoora area of Budgam. More details are awaited on the incident. ...
  • Polling for Srinagar LS seat on Wednesday, 12 candidates in fray April 29, 2014

    Srinagar: Amidst tight security measures, Srinagar Lok Sabha seat will go to the poll on Wednesday to decide the fate of 12 candidates, including NC President Farooq Abdullah and PDP leader Tariq Hameed Karra. Srinagar Parliamentary constituency is spread over three districts of Srinagar, Budgam and Ganderbal. Abdullah, whose National...
  • J&K: LeT terrorist killed in encounter with security forces December 26, 2013

    A terrorist belonging to Pakistan based LashkereToiba (LeT) was killed in an encounter with security forces in Budgam district of Kashmir Valley on Thursday, police said. The terrorist, identified as Umar Bilal from Pakistan occupied Kashmir, was killed in a gunfight in Hushroo village of Chadoora area of the central Kashmir...
  • J&K: Security forces surround 3 terrorists, encounter on December 2, 2013

    An encounter is going on at Rajpora, Handwara in Jammu and Kashmir between a group of terrorists and security forces. Three terrorists have been surrounded by the troops and the police. Firing is reportedly going on from last three hours. Earlier in the afternoon, the Chadoora Station House Officer (SHO) succumbed...
  • CJ Show: Unexploded shells found in a kashmir village September 8, 2013

    CJ Muzaffar Bhatt sent us this report of the unexploded explosives left near an army firing range in Budgam Kashmir. He demands that the explosives be safely removed before it causes any human losses. ...
  • Video Volunteers: Children working as MNREGA labourers in Kashmir August 19, 2013

    Our Partner Video Volunteers report on children working as manual labourers in a Kashmir Village. ...