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AFSPA to be revoked when the time is right: Rajnath in J&K

The controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act will be revoked in Jammu and Kashmir when the situation is conducive, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said.   "I want to say......

Amnesty releases damning report on human rights violations in J-K

Calling the Armed Forces Special Powers Act as one of the “primary facilitators of impunity” by security forces, Amnesty International on Wednesday demanded its repeal and sought......

NC demands for immediate revocation of AFSPA again

Giving Tripura’s example, National Conference on Saturday sought immediate revocation of Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Jammu and Kashmir, saying continuation of the Act was not in sync......

Centre welcomes withdrawal of AFSPA in Tripura

The Centre on Thursday welcomed the Tripura government's decision to lift Armed Forces Special Powers Act saying there was no need for the state government to take the consent of the central......

AFSPA is a must if army has to operate in J-K: Parrikar

The Armed Forces Special Powers Act is mandatory if the army has to be deployed in Jammu and Kashmir or any other state for internal security, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has said.......
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Greater Nagaland demand back under ambit of peace process

GUWAHATI, Aug 2: The Central Government is apprehensive that the Naga people may turn down any proposal, resulting in a deadlock and breakdown of... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/page/items/54682/greater-nagaland-demand-back-under-ambit-of-peace-process
State BJP unit's PAC blames Congress for extension of DAA

Dimapur, Aug 2 (NPN) : Published on 3 Aug. 2015 12:56 AM IST... ...

http://www.nagalandpost.com/ChannelNews/State/StateNews.aspx?news=TkVXUzEwMDA4NDI1OA%3d%3d
Pranab Mukherjee's role in deciding Yakub's petition raises fresh questions on powers of President's office

The statues of President Mukherjee and his predecessors at the Rashtrapati Bhavan museum. (Source: Express photo by Renuka Puri) In parliamentary... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/sunday-story-changing-picture/
Executing selective justice

The July 30 hanging of 1993 Mumbai serial blasts convict Yakub Memon has spawned the debate over continuity of death penalty in a civilised... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/492817/executing-selective-justice.html
Naga groups endorse Assembly views for lifting AFSPA, unifying Naga-inhabited areas

Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang Four days after the Nagaland State Assembly had adopted resolutions asking the Centre to withdraw the Armed... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/nagaland-civil-society-groups-endorse-assembly-views-for-lifting-afspa-unifying-naga-inhabited-areas/

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