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'Irom Sharmila feels fasting is what she is meant to do in life'

Today, Irom Sharmila, the Manipur civil rights activist, marks 13 years of her fast in protest against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in the state. She remains in judicial custody where she......

Irom Sharmila remanded to judicial custody

Activist Irom Chanu Sharmila, who has been on a fast for the past 12 years to demand withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Manipur, has been remanded to judicial custody for 15......

Omar makes strong pitch for AFSPA removal

Making a strong pitch for phased removal of the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Wednesday asked the Centre to set in motion a......

Phase-wise revocation of AFSPA top on Omar's wish list

Phase-wise revocation of the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act and return of power projects to Jammu and Kashmir are the two most important wishes of Chief Minister Omar Abdullah.......

Time not right for removal of AFSPA: Army chief

The time is ‘not right’ for the removal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Jammu and Kashmir, Army Chief Gen Bikram Singh said on Friday, emphasising that any decision on this......

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PuranamMahalaxmisThickFriend
Q. Point to Ponder yet again:The AFSPA (Armed Forces Special Powers Act) in Kashmir-This draconian law is actively protecting R*ps and murders by Men in Uniform (is allowed to committed by men in uniform with impunity )because the law is needed in the National interest ?? Absurd it is!! What do you say-Please read thru this law (ggogle) and how it empowers the forces!!!
PuranamMahalaxmisThickFriend:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/point-to-ponder-yet-againthe-afspa-armed-forces-special-powe/24762853/answers/

anantharaman
Q. Whar are the works of PRESIDENT of INDIA ............ ?????????
Anantharaman:  A. If its protecting....it must be scrapped.....r*pe is never justified who ever u r!!!! more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/whar-are-the-works-of-president-of-india-............-/23054947/answers/24762870

SHIVANKIT BHARDWAJ
Q. What is AFSPA??? Why it has been employed in J&K and Nagaland???
SHIVANKIT BHARDWAJ:  A. The President of India is the head of state, head of the legislature, executive and judiciary branches of Indian Democracy and is the...... more

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Last phase of voting in Manipur tomorrow

As in the previous elections, the main issue is the withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act, 1958 imposed in the state in September,... ...

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Public Campaigning Ends, Liquor Ban Starts

Public campaigning for Thursday's Lok Sabha elections came to an end across the state at 6 pm on Tuesday. For the next 48 hours, there will be no... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/karnataka/Public-Campaigning-Ends-Liquor-Ban-Starts/2014/04/16/article2171148.ece
Congress manifesto comes under CSOsfiring

Source: Hueiyen News Service Imphal, April 15 2014: The election manifesto of the ruling Congress party has come under fire from civil society... ...

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Ukraine begins 'operation' against rebels

Kiev/Kramatorsk (Ukraine), April 15 (Reuters): Ukrainian armed forces today launched a special operation against militiamen in the country's... ...

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Farooq

'Sheikh, not Mufti had envisioned opening of LoC routes' Khansahab: Star campaigner of the ruling National Conference, Farooq Abdullah Tuesday... ...

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