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AFSPA

Army, cops want AFSPA to stay in Assam

Final call on continuation of AFSPA has to be taken by the state government.

28 Feb 2020 2:28 AM

Rights and Kashmiris

Notwithstanding this, the comments of UNHCHR on the current situation in the Valley appear far from outlandish.

24 Aug 2019 3:51 AM

Govt can’t drop its guard in J&K

It is no one’s case that certain individual mistakes, excesses or even policy failures have not happened.

16 Jul 2019 12:52 AM

UN Kashmir report motivated

To not do so will be to renege on a government’s compact with the people to safeguard their security.

10 Jul 2019 2:22 AM

Entire Nagaland declared 'disturbed' for six more months under AFSPA

The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act has been in force in Nagaland for several decades.

01 Jul 2019 6:00 PM

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AFSPA: A law that is little understood

In anticipation of all this, a little analysis and basic information will be good for better understanding of actions.

23 May 2019 12:25 AM

No plan to withdraw Afspa from Assam: Govt

According to reports, the law is likely to be withdrawn in August and the Centre has asked the Army to plan its return from the state.

19 May 2019 4:29 AM

Adityanath invokes army to depict strong India

Adityanath, claimed that during Congress rule China used to enter Indian territory 'at will' and play with the country's security.

22 Apr 2019 6:26 PM

Punish Congress, its allies: Modi urges voters in Bengaluru rally

At the rally, Modi hit out at the Congress on the J&K and national security issues, taking it on its election promise to withdraw AFSPA.

13 Apr 2019 9:12 PM

‘Nyay to create wealth, provide welfare’

As for scrapping the sedition law, it is part of our freedom agenda, says Rajeev Gowda.

08 Apr 2019 12:27 AM

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AFSPA lifted in parts of Arunanchal Pradesh after decades

The controversial law, which gives sweeping powers to the security forces, will, however, still be in force in the areas bordering Myanmar.

03 Apr 2019 1:47 AM

BJP lashes out: ‘It’s a charter to weaken India’

Jaitley said the Congress’ much-hyped Nyay scheme was a “bluff” as the party itself had no clarity on how it would be implemented.

03 Apr 2019 1:44 AM

Congress focuses on poor, farmers, jobs, sedition law in manifesto

The Congress would also request state governments to fill nearly 20 lakh vacancies in their departments.

03 Apr 2019 1:44 AM

2019 LS polls: CPM promises right to jobs, end to sedition law

The manifesto also promises a law against lynching and immediate banning of private armies and vigilante groups.

29 Mar 2019 1:25 AM

Entire Nagaland declared 'disturbed' for 6 more months under AFSPA

A home ministry official said decision has been taken as killings, loot and extortion have been going on in various parts of the state.

31 Dec 2018 5:03 PM

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MHA extends AFSPA in Arunachal Pradesh

The decision was taken following a review of the law and order situation in the three districts and eight police station areas.

04 Oct 2018 5:23 AM

The time has come to junk the IAS

The IAS founded in 1858 as the Indian Imperial Service has remained largely unchanged in its disposition.

30 Sep 2018 5:16 AM

No grudge against officers approaching SC on AFSPA: Sitharaman

Defence Minister said officers have chosen to go to court as there is a 'certain sense of worry' in their minds which she can understand.

16 Sep 2018 4:28 PM

Army mulls new strategy to fight N-E insurgents

An estimated 10 major militant groups are said to be active in the Manipur and adjoining areas.

10 Sep 2018 1:00 AM

Afspa SC plea: Symptomatic of a deeper problem

The military like any other institution is not perfect and is susceptible to odd operational mistakes.

03 Sep 2018 12:10 AM

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