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AFSPA removed from Meghalaya
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MHA completely lifts dreaded AFSPA from Meghalaya, dilutes it ...

On Monday, the Union Home Ministry on Monday completely revoked the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers (AFSPA) from Meghalaya while diluting it in other regions of Arunachal Pradesh. Till September 2017, 40% of the geographic territory of Meghalaya was ... DNA, 7 minutes ago
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AFSPA to stay

The Government has no plans to withdraw or amend the Armed Forces Jammu and Kashmir Special Powers Act, 1990 , which gives the security forces immunity and special rights in carrying out operations in disturbed areas, Union Minister Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said ...
 E Pao!1 month ago No plans to withdraw or amend AFSPA: Govt  Business Standard1 month ago Sanjay Hazarika's 'Strangers No More' released  The Assam Tribune2 months ago
Money Control

J-K CM rules out AFSPA revocation, says Indian Army most

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti has ruled out revoking the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) in Kashmir "due to the prevailing situation" and asserted that the Indian Army is the "most disciplined" force in the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago JK CM Mehbooba Mufti rules out AFSPA revocation, says Army most disciplined force in world  Money Control2 months ago Mufti says time not ripe to revoke AFSPA, defends Armys counter FIR in Shopian incident  Rediff.com2 months ago J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti rules out AFSPA revocation, says Indian Army most disciplined force in world  Zee News2 months ago

General Bipin Rawat's remarks on AFSPA fuel anger Rebels' body reacted

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat remarks on AFSPA has fuel anger to sections of people who are committed to protection of human rights in the country. The remarked also received political criticisms from a rebel group operating in the region. Joint body of ...
 E Pao!2 months ago CorCom tears apart Rawat's AFSPA statement  E Pao!2 months ago Time has not come for any rethink on AFSPA COAS  E Pao!2 months ago Human right is a concern, but time not right for AFSPA removal: Army Chief  Zee News2 months ago

CPI (M) demands partial withdrawal of AFSPA in Kashmir

Describing the killing of civilians in south Kashmir as highly deplorable, the CPI(M) today demanded "partial withdrawal" of Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in the Valley.Six people, including two militants, were killed when Army troops opened fire in ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

AFSPA should be amended: Chidambaram

Former Union Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday said the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act in force in Jammu and Kashmir should be amended."There is a need to amend the AFSPA if you cannot repeal it. The law and order duties should be entrusted to the Jammu ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Need to amend AFSPA: Chidambaram  Rediff.com1 month ago Would have resigned if I was in Arun Jaitley's position: Chidambaram  Rediff.com1 month ago
State Times

Army Major`s father asks SC to quash Shopian firing FIR, cites AFSPA

Father of one of the armymen named in an FIR against Army in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian has moved the Supreme Court. Army Major Aditya Kumar’s father has asked the top court to quash the FIR against his son.
 Zee News2 months ago No counter FIR by army in Shopian case, says Mehbooba  State Times2 months ago J&K can't book Army personnel without prior nod: Centre to Supreme Court  DNA1 month ago Army fired in Shopian for self-defence: Hansraj Ahir  Sify1 month ago

Bipin Rawat take on AFSPA Only in NE and JK

Courtesy The Sangai Express Editorial January 30, 2018
 E Pao!2 months ago

Sitaram Yechury calls for AFSPA rollback, suggests restoration of Article 370

MUHAMMAD MUKARAM SRINAGAR: Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M),General Secretary, Sitaram Yechury on Monday advocated revocation of controversial law AFSPA as a Confidence Building Measure (CBM) for starting a dialogue with all stakeholders to resolve ...
 State Times1 month ago

Encounter sites not marriage venues, don't flock there: J&K DGP

He asserted his force was as competent as the CBI to probe the Kathua rape and murder case. IMAGE: Locals near an encounter site in Shopian last week. Photograph: Umar Ganie/ Encounter sites are are not the venue of 'marriages of terrorists' to be flocked by youngsters as bullets do not differentiate between stone pelters and terrorists, Jammu and Kashmir police chief S P Vaid said on Thursday as he asserted his force was as competent as the Central Bureau of Investigation to probe ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
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