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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.......

Few pointers that suggest Modi's Bharat is away from major reforms

To better understand what is going on, it may be useful to break up the problem into four different (but related) parts: setbacks to major reform efforts; slowdown in other reforms; inaction or......

The Big Fight: How Salim-Javed changed Hindi cinema

'Action was no longer a resolution mechanism, a punishment meted out to the villain at the climax. The fight now came right in the initial scenes and was often used to set up the hero's character.......
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