Final call on continuation of AFSPA has to be taken by the state government.
28 Feb 2020 2:28 AM
Notwithstanding this, the comments of UNHCHR on the current situation in the Valley appear far from outlandish.
24 Aug 2019 3:51 AM
It is no one’s case that certain individual mistakes, excesses or even policy failures have not happened.
16 Jul 2019 12:52 AM
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
The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act has been in force in Nagaland for several decades.
01 Jul 2019 6:00 PM
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
According to reports, the law is likely to be withdrawn in August and the Centre has asked the Army to plan its return from the state.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, 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
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
As for scrapping the sedition law, it is part of our freedom agenda, says Rajeev Gowda.
08 Apr 2019 12:27 AM
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
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
The Congress would also request state governments to fill nearly 20 lakh vacancies in their departments.
03 Apr 2019 1:44 AM
The manifesto also promises a law against lynching and immediate banning of private armies and vigilante groups.
29 Mar 2019 1:25 AM
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
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 IAS founded in 1858 as the Indian Imperial Service has remained largely unchanged in its disposition.
30 Sep 2018 5:16 AM
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
An estimated 10 major militant groups are said to be active in the Manipur and adjoining areas.
10 Sep 2018 1:00 AM
The military like any other institution is not perfect and is susceptible to odd operational mistakes.
03 Sep 2018 12:10 AM