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General Bipin Rawat on Major Leetul Gogoi case: 'Any matter involving moral turpitude and corruption will be dealt with sternly'
India

General Bipin Rawat on Major Leetul Gogoi case: 'Any matter involving moral turpitude and corruption will be dealt with sternly'

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat Bipin Rawat said that any matter involving moral turpitude and corruption will be dealt with sternly in Major Leetul Gogoi's case.

Human shield case: Jammu and Kashmir rights body seeks fresh report on army officer Major Leetul Gogoi's actions
India

Human shield case: Jammu and Kashmir rights body seeks fresh report on army officer Major Leetul Gogoi's actions

After Major Leetul Gogoi used Farooq Dar as a "human shield" against stone pelters, Dar filed a plea seeking compensation from the Jammu and Kashmir government.

Major Leetul Gogoi indicted in Srinagar hotel case: Farooq Ahmad Dar says 'justice has been finally done'
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Major Leetul Gogoi indicted in Srinagar hotel case: Farooq Ahmad Dar says 'justice has been finally done'

The Court of Inquiry indicted Major Leetul Gogoi on two counts - allegedly "fraternising" with a local woman in a Srinagar hotel and being away from his place of duty

Army officer Leetul Gogoi to face action: Ostracised family of woman he was caught with says indictment won't restore dignity
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Army officer Leetul Gogoi to face action: Ostracised family of woman he was caught with says indictment won't restore dignity

Major Leetul Gogoi was caught with a woman at a Srinagar hotel earlier this year. Indian Army officers are prohibited from fraternising with local residents of areas where they are deployed.

Major Leetul Gogoi to face disciplinary action for 'fraternising' with local woman, staying away from place of duty in operational area
India

Major Leetul Gogoi to face disciplinary action for 'fraternising' with local woman, staying away from place of duty in operational area

Major Leetul Gogoi, who was detained by the police in a Srinagar hotel after he was seen with a local woman in May, is set to face disciplinary action and held accountable by the Court of Inquiry for "fraternising" with a local woman

Paresh Rawal calls for NRC to be made 'mandatory for all states': BJP MP has made many controversial statements in the past
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Paresh Rawal calls for NRC to be made 'mandatory for all states': BJP MP has made many controversial statements in the past

Paresh Rawal sparked off a row after he posted a tweet saying that the exercise of updating the NRC should be made 'mandatory for all states.'

Major Leetul Gogoi, who had used man in Srinagar as 'human shield', likely to be indicted by army court for affair with woman
India

Major Leetul Gogoi, who had used man in Srinagar as 'human shield', likely to be indicted by army court for affair with woman

Major Leetul Gogoi may face action for violating the army's rule against developing a relationship in a conflict zone and breaching protocol by staying away from the place of duty.

Major Leetul Gogoi held with girl at Srinagar hotel: CJM in Srinagar directs police to submit report
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Major Leetul Gogoi held with girl at Srinagar hotel: CJM in Srinagar directs police to submit report

Major Leetul Gogoi is in fresh trouble as the Chief Judicial Magistrate (CJM) Srinagar on Saturday directed the police to submit a report.

Major Gogoi will be punished if he has done something wrong, and it'll set an example: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat
India

Major Gogoi will be punished if he has done something wrong, and it'll set an example: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

In a first reaction to the controversy that has gripped the Indian Army, General Bipin Rawat said that if anyone, at any rank, in the Indian Army does wrong and "it comes to our notice", strictest action will be taken. Speaking to ANI, Rawat named Major Leetul Gogoi and said, "If Major Gogoi has done something wrong then I can say that he will be given due punishment and the punishment will be such that it will set an example."

Army Major Leetul Gogoi still has lot to answer for, say Jammu and Kashmir cops, as confusion prevails over 'minor' girl's age
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Army Major Leetul Gogoi still has lot to answer for, say Jammu and Kashmir cops, as confusion prevails over 'minor' girl's age

Confusion prevails over the age of the girl who was detained by the Jammu and Kashmir police with Indian Army Major Leetul Gogoi in a Srinagar hotel on Wednesday. Police sources said Gogoi has a lot to answer for, including why he reserved a hotel room in a part of Srinagar that is volatile, risking his own life and that of others.

Kashmir human shield row: Govt rejects J&K human rights body's order for compensation
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Kashmir human shield row: Govt rejects J&K human rights body's order for compensation

Union minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday rejected the Jammu and Kashmir human rights panel's directive for providing Rs 10 lakh compensation to Farooq Ahmad Dar, who was used as a "human shield" by the army during a bypoll in the state.

Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit calls Bipin Rawat 'sadak ka goonda'; BJP demands apology from Sonia Gandhi
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Congress leader Sandeep Dikshit calls Bipin Rawat 'sadak ka goonda'; BJP demands apology from Sonia Gandhi

Sandeep Dikshit triggered a row after he likened Army Chief General Bipin Rawat to a "goon on the street" over the latter's public remarks

Likening Major Gogoi's actions in Kashmir to General Dyer's in Punjab misses structural violence for solo acts of brutality
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Likening Major Gogoi's actions in Kashmir to General Dyer's in Punjab misses structural violence for solo acts of brutality

If Major Gogoi resurrects in Kashmir the spirit of General Dyer, how do we negotiate the regime of the AFSPA, human rights violations, extrajudicial killings, enforced disappearances, rape, torture, and everyday humiliation?

Kashmir human shield row: Army, government should refrain from engaging with the anti/pro-nationalistic tide
India

Kashmir human shield row: Army, government should refrain from engaging with the anti/pro-nationalistic tide

In Jammu and Kashmir, the Indian Army has not always emerged squeaky clean. But it has done far better than most in maintaining a tight control particularly in its ability to hold fire and punish those who have crossed the line.

Kashmir human shield row: Pakistan condemns award given to Major Gogoi
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Kashmir human shield row: Pakistan condemns award given to Major Gogoi

Pakistan on Thursday condemned the Indian Army chief's Commendation Card to an officer involved in tying up a Kashmiri man to a jeep as human shield.

Kashmir Unrest: Indian Army free to take decisions in war-like zone, says Arun Jaitley
India

Kashmir Unrest: Indian Army free to take decisions in war-like zone, says Arun Jaitley

Army officers are free to take decisions in a "war-like" zone, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday

Kashmir human shield row: Farooq Dar says Leetul Gogoi is falsely calling him a 'ringleader' of stone-pelters
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Kashmir human shield row: Farooq Dar says Leetul Gogoi is falsely calling him a 'ringleader' of stone-pelters

A day after Major Leetul Gogoi shared his side of the story on the controversy over allegedly tying a Kashmiri youth to a army jeep to deter stone-pelters, Farooq Dar, on Wednesday, claimed that Gogoi had lied about him being a ring leader of a stone-pelting gang.

Kashmir human shield row: CPI, JD(U) critical of honour to Army Major Leetul Gogoi; Congress steers clear
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Kashmir human shield row: CPI, JD(U) critical of honour to Army Major Leetul Gogoi; Congress steers clear

Opposition CPI and JD-U were on Tuesday critical of the honour to an Army Major, who tied a man to the bonnet of a jeep as a 'human shield' against stone-pelting mob in Jammu and Kashmir, fearing this could "complicate" the situation in the troubled state.