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Dec 31, 2018
MHA declares entire Nagaland 'disturbed' for six more months under AFSPA as killings, loot and extortion riseThe entire state of Nagaland has been declared "disturbed area" for six more months, till June-end, under the controversial AFSPA, which empowers security forces to conduct operations anywhere and arrest anyone without any prior notice.
Aug 14, 2018
Major Aditya Kumar, Rifleman Aurangzeb to get Shaurya Chakra gallantry award on 72nd Independence DayMajor Aditya Kumar is among 20 armed forces personnel who will be honoured with Shaurya Chakra on the
Apr 24, 2018
AFSPA lifted in Meghalaya: Before seeking law's repeal in Jammu and Kashmir, ask separatists to halt protests, violenceThe government deserves praise for lifting AFSPA from Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh. However, this must not act as a precedent to lift the law in Jammu and Kashmir, because the state is still violent unlike Meghalaya and Arunachal
Feb 02, 2018
'No counter FIR by Army in Shopian firing incident,' Mehbooba Mufti tells state Assembly, says time not ripe to revoke AFSPAMehbooba Mufti said the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) could not be revoked given the present security situation in the state.
Nov 03, 2017
Justice for Gauri Lankesh, repeal of AFSPA amongst 15 demands passed at human rights conference in DelhiJustice for slain journalist Gauri Lankesh, release of Delhi University professor GN Saibaba, probe into alleged human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir were among 15 demands
Oct 19, 2016
Irom Sharmila dons a new hat with political front: All you need to know about the iron ladyIrom Chanu Sharmila was just another woman, born in a small village in the hilly state of Manipur, until something changed and she metamorphosed into a symbol of peaceful resistance against the brutalities of nation state.
Sep 08, 2016
Taapsee Pannu to play Irom Sharmila in the biopic on Iron Lady of Manipur?Actress Taapsee Pannu has revealed she has been approached for a biopic on Irom Sharmila, the civil rights and political activist from Manipur.