Articles about Sopore

Sopore: Terrorists attack patrol party; CRPF jawan martyred, civilian killed

01 Jul 2020

India
Sopore: Terrorists attack patrol party; CRPF jawan martyred, civilian killed

One jawan of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was martyred and one civilian killed on Wednesday morning when terrorists opened fire at a patrol party in Sopore town, Baramulla district, Jammu and Kashmir. Three other jawans were injured.

Face of Kashmir's separatism, Syed Geelani, quits Hurriyat at 90

29 Jun 2020

Politics
Face of Kashmir's separatism, Syed Geelani, quits Hurriyat at 90

On Monday, Syed Ali Shah Geelani, the most known face of Kashmir's separatist politics, quit Hurriyat Conference, an umbrella body of separatist parties formed in 1993.

J&K: 3 CRPF jawans killed, 3 injured in terrorist attack

18 Apr 2020

India
J&K: 3 CRPF jawans killed, 3 injured in terrorist attack

Three Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans were killed and another three injured in a terrorist attack on Saturday in the Sopore area of Jammu & Kashmir's Baramulla district.

Alia's mother Soni Razdan calls terrorist Afzal Guru a 'scapegoat'

21 Jan 2020

Entertainment
Alia's mother Soni Razdan calls terrorist Afzal Guru a 'scapegoat'

The arrest of Jammu and Kashmir top cop, Davinder Singh, has raised a lot of questions, and one of them concerns Afzal Guru, a terrorist who was hanged for his role in Parliament attack of 2001.

Apples, bangles: What Pakistani handlers are telling terrorists on ground

07 Sep 2019

India
Apples, bangles: What Pakistani handlers are telling terrorists on ground

Pakistan is trying hard to destabilize Jammu and Kashmir and security forces are determined to thwart all its attempts, National Security Adviser (NSA) Ajit Doval said on Saturday.

J&K: Two militants, one jawan killed in encounter in Baramulla

26 Oct 2018

India
J&K: Two militants, one jawan killed in encounter in Baramulla

In a gunfight between ultras and security forces, two militants and an Army jawan were killed in Sopore area of Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, officials said.

J&K: Two militants, including top LeT commander, killed in encounter

26 Sep 2018

India
J&K: Two militants, including top LeT commander, killed in encounter

One of the two terrorists killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore in Jammu & Kashmir yesterday was identified as a top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander who was active in north Kashmir for past three years.

Kashmir shuts down on Afzal Guru's 5th death anniversary

09 Feb 2018

India
Kashmir shuts down on Afzal Guru's 5th death anniversary

Security agencies across J&K are on high alert due to the fifth death anniversary of the Parliament attack convict, Afzal Guru today.

IED explosion kills and injures five policemen in Kashmir

06 Jan 2018

India
IED explosion kills and injures five policemen in Kashmir

An IED blast set off by militants in Sopore in the Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir led to the death and injury of four and one policemen respectively.

J&K: Lashkar-e-Islam Chief Abdul Qayoom Najar gunned down in Uri

26 Sep 2017

India
J&K: Lashkar-e-Islam Chief Abdul Qayoom Najar gunned down in Uri

In a major victory for security forces in the fight against terror in Jammu & Kashmir, dreaded terrorist Abdul Qayoom Najar was gunned down in an encounter in Uri.

J&K: Three Lashkar militants killed, AK-47s recovered

05 Aug 2017

India
J&K: Three Lashkar militants killed, AK-47s recovered

Three Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists were killed in an encounter in Sopore of J&K's Baramulla district this morning.

Five terror attacks in one day rock Kashmir, several injured

14 Jun 2017

India
Five terror attacks in one day rock Kashmir, several injured

On June 13, five terror attacks rocked Kashmir and at least 11 security personnel were injured.

J&K: 9 jawans wounded in attack at CRPF camp

13 Jun 2017

India
J&K: 9 jawans wounded in attack at CRPF camp

At least nine jawans were injured as terrorists attacked a CRPF (Central Reserve Police Force) camp in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Security forces kill 2 terrorists in Kashmir's Sopore

01 Jun 2017

India
Security forces kill 2 terrorists in Kashmir's Sopore

Security forces have killed two terrorists in a brief encounter in the town of Sopore in north Kashmir's Baramulla district at around 3:30am.