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Home Ministry recommends against repealing AFSPA

The Home Ministry has recommended against repealing the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, dubbed by its critics as “draconian”. In a report submitted to the Cabinet......

J&K polls: BJP promises to provide a non-AFSPA atmosphere

Softening its stand on the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Jammu and Kashmir, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Monday said that if voted to power, the party will create an atmosphere......

'Some people will never find time appropriate to revoke AFSPA'

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday rued the delay in the withdrawal of Armed Forces Special Powers Act from the state, saying the “goalpost” is shifted each......

Can't withdraw AFSPA from Kashmir now: Govt

The government on Wednesday said that time was "not appropriate" for withdrawal of Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Jammu and Kashmir. Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju, in a written......

Govt rules out changes in AFSPA in Jammu and Kashmir

The Narendra Modi government is understood to have ruled out changes in the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Jammu and Kashmir and favoured its continuation in the present form in......

Five game-changers in the Budget

Incrementalism can only work if subsequent Budgets and opportunities in between Budgets are used to reform as well, says Ajay Chibber. This Budget signals a shift from a hand-out to a hand-up......
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India | Jammu March 30, 2015 Last Updated at 17:42 IST Jammu and Kashmir government today said that the Distributed Areas Act (DDA) is applicable... ...

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CPI to intensify struggle to repeal AFSPA

Communist Party of India (CPI) has resolved to intensify struggle to withdraw the controversial Armed Forces Special Power Act, (AFSPA) from the... ...

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Sharmila's issue presented in UN council

IMPHAL, March 29 - Irom Singhajit, the elder brother of human rights defender Irom Chanu Sharmila, who was detained in isolation and forced fed for... ...

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Fistfights in J&K Assembly

Jammu and Kashmir National Conference MLAs protest in the Assembly during the Budget Session in Jammu on Friday. — PTI The Jammu and Kashmir... ...

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A B Vajpayee - A statesman politician

Often described as the moderate face of BJP, charismatic Atal Bihari Vajpayee is an iconic leader whose acceptability across the political spectrum... ...

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