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Protests across Arunachal Pradesh against AFSPA extension

The Centre’s decision to extend the enforcement of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958, to 12 districts of Arunachal Pradesh bordering Assam and Nagaland, has sparked sharp reactions.......

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......
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Sonia Gandhi attacks Modi govt over delays in institutional appointments

The Congress president's remarks come at a time when there is a face off between the government and the opposition over referring the key goods and... ...

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Wails, walls and veils

Diplomatic Enclave, Delhi, 1966. It was next door; but the other side of the world. Josef Stalin's daughter Svetlana Alliluyeva crossed over from... ...

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A move too late, toothless

- Hueiyen Lanpao Editorial :: May 06 2015 - The recent revelation of the former Union Home Minister P Chidambaram that the Defence Ministry... ...

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77 plaints received against Army personnel since 2012

77 complaints of custodial killings, rape, torture and enforced disappearances by the Army were reported in the last three years from various... ...

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Army rule in the name of law AFSPA in the North East

Army rule in the name of law AFSPA in the North East The Armed Forces Special Powers Act is back in the news again. Courtesy the All Arunachal... ...

http://www.thesangaiexpress.com/page/items/51320/army-rule-in-the-name-of-law-afspa-in-the-north-east

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