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Kashmir: Day after doctor tests positive, hospital asks his patients to report back

April 22, 2020 10:08 pm

Government Medical College, Baramulla, has warned people against hiding their contact history with the doctor.

J&K Police arrests five in Baramulla

November 17, 2019 1:08 am

A police spokesperson said that police in Baramulla's Sopore arrested three persons "involved in threatening and intimidating of locals in the area". The three have been identified as Hilal Ahmad, Sahil Nazir both and Peerzada Mohammad, all residents of Sopore.

BSF vehicle hits car, torched by Kashmir villagers

September 27, 2019 7:09 am

The incident took place near Pattan on the Baramulla-Srinagar national highway.

Explained: Why J&K govt is blocking a highway, and its importance for civilians

April 05, 2019 11:50 am

The highway passes through five of the 10 districts of the Valley, and highways to at least two more districts branch out from it. The highway, directly and indirectly, impacts a population of over 69 lakh.

A dead end

April 05, 2019 12:05 am

Shutting down a highway is a confession of government failure in Kashmir, punishes the people.

J&K: First off block, Baramulla holds good news for polls, not for PDP

April 03, 2019 12:03 am

The real contest is between the National Conference (NC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and Sajad Lone’s People’s Conference (PC).

J-K: Militants kill civilian in Baramulla, police registers case

March 30, 2019 7:45 pm

Notably, the incident comes two months after Jammu and Kashmir Police declared Baramulla as the first police district in the Valley that no longer has any militants. There are 13 police districts in Kashmir.

J&K: Baramulla town faces neglect; Rs 176 crore ADB funded project shelved due to political tussle

May 17, 2018 5:15 pm

Located on the banks of river Jhelum, town Baramulla in north Kashmir that was also known as the gate way of Kashmir before partition has been turned into a neglected district headquarters – both politically and economically.

J-K: Security forces bust militant hideout, end search operation in Baramulla

May 05, 2018 5:28 am

Since the killing of three youths by unidentified gunmen on Monday, the army and police launched search operations in the town.

3 militants, Armyman killed in north Kashmir encounters

May 28, 2016 2:30 am

As the security forces closed in, the Hizbul Mujahideen militants opened fire and in the ensuing gunbattle, two militants were gunned down.


Heavy snowfall in Kashmir valley brings back cold wave conditions

February 27, 2021 8:26 pm

Macchil and Z-Gali areas in remote Kupwara district recorded snow between one foot to 18 inches, while places like Gulmarg, Baramulla and Sonamarg recorded up to seven inches of snow, officials said.

Express Wanderlust: Check out these wintry pictures from north Kashmir's Baramulla district

December 30, 2020 3:56 pm

As we journey (virtually) into yet another destination this week, we take a look at these stunning images of tourists enjoying their time in north Kashmir's Baramulla district. Scroll down for some gorgeous photographs, courtesy of Indian Express photographer Shuaib Masoodi


Tribute paid to Sufi saint Shahbaz Kalandar in Jammu and Kashmir

February 15, 2016 1:01 pm

Jammu and Kashmir, Feb 15 (ANI): Sufi culture society in collaboration with Kashmir society Aetiqaad organized a day-long event in remembrance of the Sufi Saint and poet Shahbaz Kalandar at Heewan village of Baramulla district in the state Jammu and Kashmir. The event was held on the second death anniversary of the mystic Sufi Saint. The main aim of the event was to promote peace, unity and brotherhood among different communities of the state. A large number of people and poets participated in the event to pay their respects to the legendary work of the Sufi Saint. During the event, speakers highlighted the importance of Sufi culture and the contribution of Sufi saints and famous poets of the state. Kashmiri singers and poets also enthralled the audience with their performance in the memory of the Sufi saint. Later, a poetic collection of Shahbaz Kalandar was also released on the occasion. Sufism in India stands for unity and harmony among the people of different communities. Such events help in maintaining peace and unity across the country.