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Mar 25, 2019
In Manipur, repealing AFSPA takes a backseat as political leaders shift focus to Citizenship (Amendment) BillIn contrast to the recent elections in Manipur, AFSPA takes a back seat as civil societies and families continue their decades-long wait for justice
Feb 22, 2019
Centre gives Assam Rifles power to arrest and search without warrant in Assam, Arunachal, three other North East statesAccording to a Home Ministry notification, an officer of the rank corresponding to that of the lowest rank of members of the Assam Rifles has been given these powers under the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).
Feb 07, 2019
Three jawans, civilian injured in attack at Manipur's Imphal Polo ground after hand grenades hurled at Assam Rifles teamThree jawans of Assam Rifles and one civilian were injured in a grenade attack at Imphal Polo ground on Thursday evening
Jan 26, 2019
Republic Day 2019 highlights: 58 tribal guests, 22 tableaux mark 90-minute iconic parade at RajpathRepublic Day 2019 LIVE updates: Celebrations for the 70th Republic Day concluded on Saturday after the ceremonial parade rolled down the majestic Rajpath in Delhi with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in attendance as the chief guest, amid unprecedented security deployment in the city.
Jan 24, 2019
Republic Day 2019: All-women Assam Rifles contingent, INA veterans, Gorkha brigade, female daredevil; the many firsts at RajpathThe 70th Republic Day parade will be a dazzling display of woman power, led by the Assam Rifles contingent, a lone woman officer doing bike stunts. Contingents of the Navy, India Army Service Corps and a unit of Corps of Signals (transportable satellite terminal) will all be led by women officers.
Dec 03, 2018
Nine NDFB(S) militants arrested on their way to Assam from Myanmar; huge cache of arms, ammunition recoveredThe security forces also recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunition from their possession. The group was busted while infiltrating into India from their training camp in Myanmar. All nine cadres were nabbed in an ambush on their infiltration route.
Nov 21, 2018
MHA says nearly 400 members of paramilitary personnel killed in action in 2015-17; BSF lost 167, CRPF lost 103The force lost 167 personnel between 2015 and 2017, and a majority of them were killed while guarding the highly sensitive border. The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) has lost 103 personnel in the last three years, mostly while fighting Naxals and militancy in Jammu and Kashmir, a Home Ministry official said.
Oct 19, 2018
Delhi High Court upholds termination of 16 CISF personnel suffering from colour blindnessThe Delhi High Court has upheld the termination of services of 16 Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel who were suffering from colour blindness or defective vision.
Sep 07, 2018
Assam Rifles jawan, People's Liberation Army militant killed in encounter in ManipurAn Assam Rifles jawan and a cadre of the Manipur-based People's Liberation Army (PLA) were killed on Friday.
Aug 20, 2018
SC to hear plea of army men challenging prosecution in AFSPA areas of Manipur, Jammu and Kashmir on 4 SeptemberThe Supreme Court on Monday said that it will hear on 4 September, a plea by over 300 army personnel challenging the registration of FIRs against them for operations in Manipur and Jammu and Kashmir where the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) is in force.