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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......
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n state times news Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir government said that the Distributed Areas Act (DAA) is applicable to the state under Section 3 of the... ...

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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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Army act plea at UN

Rights crusader Irom Sharmila's elder brother Irom Singhajit urged the UN Human Rights Council to take concrete steps to repeal the Armed Forces... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1150329/jsp/northeast/story_11414.jsp
experts

Modi initiating the 'Act East Policy', the government should review the imposition of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in the northeast... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/afspa-a-hurdle-to-act-east-policy-experts-115032700248_1.html
Kathua attack is test for new J&K government

By C. Uday Bhaskar The fidayeen (suicide) attack by a group of terrorists dressed in military fatigues on a police station in Kathua... ...

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