BARAMULLA

  • J&K: Grenade attack on a polling booth in Baramulla May 7, 2014

    The fifth phase of the Lok Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir witnessed violence as a grenade attack was reported on a polling booth in Pahlan Pattan, Baramulla, in which a CRPF personnel was injured. Massive stone pelting was also reported in Baramullah and Sopore. ...
  • News 360: PM flays BJP, says growth was faster under UPA March 6, 2013

    The PM tore into the main opposition party on Wednesday, criticising its India Shining campaign and saying that UPA had achieved higher growth than the NDA. ...
  • Baramulla firing: Inquiry is on, justice will prevail, says Maj Gen Khandare March 6, 2013

    A 25-year-old protester in Baramulla was allegedly shot dead by the Army. "A time bound inquiry is on. We are doing it. If there is any lapse, as per the tradition of the Army, justice shall prevail," said Major General VG Khandare. ...
  • News 360: Raja Bhaiya claims innocence in DSP murder case March 5, 2013

    In an interview to Rajdeep Sardesai on CNN-IBN, the Kunda MLA said that he was a victim of political conspiracy. ...
  • J&K: Omar Abdullah govt has failed to provide us security, say sarpanchs February 25, 2013

    Yet another sarpanch was shot dead in Baramulla on Sunday evening. He is the 5th sarpanch to be murdered by the militants. ...
  • Crucial Kashmir rail link to open November 15, 2010

    Srinagar: The train link from Qazigund to Baramulla which was affected due to the 4 month long crisis will soon reopen. This popular 120km long rail link was affected by the unrest in the Kashmir valley. It has been waiting for a green signal for the past four months. Protesters...
  • 4 security personnel killed in JK in 2 gunbattles September 24, 2009

    Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir witnessed two gunbattles in two parts of the state in just one day. Security forces were stretched thin as they battled militants in Baramulla and Bandipore, while Army chief Deepak Kapoor has blamed Pakistan for rising infiltration. ...
  • I can help resolve the Kashmir issue: Sajjad Lone May 13, 2009

    Srinagar: He was the face of Amaranth agitation, a fierce defender of separatism on television, but in a strange turnaround, he has given up that stand to go it alone in the Lok Sabha polls. The eloquent Sajjad is contesting from Baramulla where National Conference and PDP are strong contendors. ...
  • Five grenade attacks rip through Srinagar in 24 hours June 14, 2008

    Srinagar: A day after Border Road Organisation (BRO) men were ambushed in the hilly Kishtwar area, five grenade attacks ripped through the city on Saturday. The first grenade was lobbed close to the seat of the state government. The incident took place about 100 yards from the Civil Secretariat. We usually...
  • National Wipes: Big news from across India March 17, 2008

    New Delhi: The Army bade farewell to Lieutenant Colonel M S Kadam who died in an encounter with militants in Baramulla district. The ambit of the loan waiver announced by the UPA Government could be widened. The Administrative Reforms Commission does not want prime agriculture land to be given for...