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Army major who tied man to jeep in Kashmir awarded

In the video, the army was heard announcing ‘this is how stone throwers will be dealt with.’

22 May 2017 8:41 PM

Mehbooba Mufti’s PM praise leaves National Conference fuming

The BJP has opposed the revocation of AFSPA, opposed the return of power projects and formally ruled out any political initiative vis-a-vis Kashmir.

07 May 2017 4:10 AM

At UNHRC, India says it's secular state with no state religion

Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi led the Indian delegation at the UN Human Rights Council.

05 May 2017 8:44 AM

Supreme Court no to special powers to Army

The Indian Army has to, in given circumstances, take quick decisions which cannot be dissected later on.

28 Apr 2017 6:04 AM

Supreme Court order brings relief to Manipuris

Assam Rifles personnel allegedly came to her house at midnight and entered after breaking down the door.

23 Apr 2017 6:27 AM


A bigger role of Army under AFSPA?

The Union government seems to be trying to appear muscular in the “nationalist” cause and giving democratic decencies and rights a burial.

16 Apr 2017 12:05 AM

Supreme Court to revisit verdict on Army powers

In July, 2016 the SC had given the ruling on a PIL alleging 1,528 fake encounter deaths in Manipur in the last decade.

13 Apr 2017 2:36 AM

Govt moves SC against verdict negating protection to armed forces under AFSPA

The SC verdict on investigating the armed forces had come on a plea alleging that armed forces were misusing the protection under AFSPA.

12 Apr 2017 1:23 PM

Irom Sharmila loses in Manipur: Self sacrifice doesn't get votes

The 44-year-old rights activist, who contested against CM Ibobi Singh from Thoubal constituency, could manage to secure only 90 votes.

11 Mar 2017 6:37 PM

Will Iron Sharmila's fight against AFSPA turn tables in Manipur?

Despite her recognition and fame, Sharmila appears to have failed to generate much interest among the voters.

03 Mar 2017 6:23 PM


AFSPA fight not over, only strategy changed: Irom Sharmila

Ms Sharmila said a section of people even wanted her “martyrdom” during the 16 year old fast against AFSPA that she decided to end last year

20 Feb 2017 1:47 AM

Will take on Manipur CM in Assembly polls: Irom Sharmila

In October last, the 44-year-old activist had formed her own party, the Peoples' Resurgence and Justice Alliance.

02 Jan 2017 7:47 PM