Kulgam

  • J&K: Snow continues to create havoc, 11 people killed in avalanche 12-03-2014 01:56 PM

    Srinagar: Eleven people have been killed due to avalanche in separate incidents in Jammu and Kashmir. While five army men lost their lives in Kargil, 3 labourers have also been killed. Two people have been killed in Kulgam district, one woman died in a roof collapse in Shopian. Authorities have...
  • Curfew lifted from South Kashmir towns, except Shopian 14-09-2013 01:16 PM

    Curfew was on Saturday lifted from parts of Kulgam and Pulwama districts, while it remained in force in Shopian township for third consecutive day following killing of five persons in firing by security forces. "The curfew has been lifted from everywhere except Shopian town, where it will continue," a police...
  • J&K: Curfew imposed in parts of Shopian, Kulgam districts 08-09-2013 11:38 AM

    Curfew was imposed on Sunday in parts of Shopian and Kulgam districts of south Kashmir following killing of four persons in a firing incident on Saturday, police said. Curfew has been imposed in police station areas of Shopian, Zainapora and Kulgam as a precautionary measure, a police spokesman said. He...
  • J&K: Suspected LeT terrorist killed in encounter 14-11-2012 10:07 AM

    Srinagar: A fierce gun battle between security forces and militants in Kulgam in Jammu and Kashmir ended late on Tuesday night. One suspected Lashkar-e-Toiba terrorist was killed. He was later identified as Showkat Ahmad Tak, a resident of Panzgam. The police said he was wanted in the murder case of...
  • J&K: Woman abducted, held captive for over 12 hrs 11-11-2012 09:42 PM

    Srinagar: Police in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district are on the lookout for four youths who allegedly abducted a 25-year-old woman and kept her captive for nearly 12 hours. Meanwhile, protests were held in the Shopian district after the victim was rescued on Saturday night. She was found in an...
  • J&K: Three terrorists arrested for threatening sarpanchs 23-10-2012 10:12 AM

    Srinagar: Three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists have been arrested from Kulgam in Kashmir for allegedly threatening village sarpanchs. They were being questioned for further role in spreading panic among sarpanchs in south Kashmir. Kashmir saw a flurry of protests by sarpanchs in September 2012. The sarpanchs demanded gun licenses to protect...
  • Militants kill informer's kin in cold blood in J-K 23-08-2010 11:07 PM

    Four militants shot dead a woman and her 19-year-old daughter in Nandmarg village in Kulgam in Kashmir, because they were suspected to have been related to a police informer. ...
  • Snowfall in Kashmir gets life to a standstill 07-02-2008 12:17 AM

    Hong Kong: Cricket's governing body began its annual conference on Sunday with all eyes on controversial proposals to scrap its rotating presidency and bar non-Test playing nations from the next World Cup. The International Cricket Council (ICC) kicked off four days of meetings between the chief executives' committee and executive...
  • Mosque hostage drama ends, all militants knocked down 25-12-2007 12:31 PM

    Colombo: Four years ago, Pakistan were ousted from the World Cup by Ireland and skipper Shahid Afridi on Thursday said the ghost of that humiliating loss came back to his mind during their Group A match against Canada here on Thursday. Pakistan suffered a mighty scare at the hands of...