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AFSPA to be revoked when the time is right: Rajnath in J&K

Clear case of mistrust

The failure of the Indian state in not rolling back theArmed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Kashmir in the last few years isleading to disastrous results in the Valley. News reports now speak ofincreased radicalization among Kashmiri youth, and an ... Rising Kashmir, 2 weeks ago

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Times of India

Rajnath's silence on AFSPA questioned

Civil society groups have expressed displeasure with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh as the much-debated Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) did not feature in the special security review meeting chaired by the latter here on Saturday. Singh met chief ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Time not right to lift AFSPA in J&K: Rajnath Singh  Times of India2 months ago Rajnath's statement on revocation of AFSPA 'unfortunate', says NC  Rediff.com2 months ago

MHA declines to share info on AFSPA in Arunachal Pradesh

claration of districts in Arunachal Pradesh as disturbed area under the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), saying the information was classified which may effect sovereignty and integrity of the country. "The viewpoints of the stakeholders on the ...
 Business Standard1 month ago MHA Declines to Share Information on AFSPA in Arunachal Pradesh  Outlook1 month ago

AFSPA: Amnesty seeks probe into human rights violations in JK

ed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) as one of the "primary facilitators of impunity" by security forces, Amnesty International today demanded its repeal and sought investigation into cases of human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir by an "independent ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Amnesty releases damning report on human rights violations in J-K  Rediff.com2 months ago Amnesty Seeks Probe Into Human Rights Violations in J&K  Outlook2 months ago

25th anniversary of AFSPA in Jammu & Kashmir - time to reconsider

Today, July 5th is being marked as the 25th anniversary of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act or popularly known as AFSPA in the strife torn state of Jammu and Kashmir. Over the past couple of years a public debate on the removal of the ...
 Sify1 month ago
The Telegraph

Doubts over act repeal

June 5: Manipur human rights crusader Irom Chanu Sharmila's fast unto death since 2000 to get the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958, repealed is unlikely to end anytime soon. The ambush in Chandel district of Manipur which left 18 personnel of the 6 ...
 The Telegraph2 months ago Irom Sharmila to appear before Delhi court today  E Pao!2 months ago Irom Sharmila on Manipur ambush: Attack happened because of AFSPA  Rediff.com2 months ago

Sharmila condemns killing of 18 armymen in Manipur

that killed 18 armymen in Manipur yesterday but said there was "no use" imposing Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act in interior areas. "I strongly condemn yesterday's incident. The incident happened in the area where AFSPA is fully applied. If you remove the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago Irom Sharmila condemns Manipur killing; urges repeal of AFSPA  DNA2 months ago Manipur Ambush: Irom Sharmila Condemns Killing  Outlook2 months ago Irom Sharmila condemns killing of 18 armymen in Manipur  Zee News2 months ago
Sangai Express

AFSPA hearing

The Supreme Court of India heard the plea filed by former Health Director, Dr Th Suresh to repeal the Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Manipur yesterday at Court number 9 of the apex Court. Senior Advocate Jayant Bhushan appeared for Dr Th Suresh along ...
 E Pao!3 weeks ago Writ petition  Sangai Express3 weeks ago

Court records evidence in case against Irom Sharmila

Sharmila, who is on a fast for over 14 years in Manipur demanding repeal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA), was also present in the court. NEW DELHI: A Delhi court today recorded statements of three police officials as prosecution witnesses in ...
 Economic Times2 months ago Delhi court records evidence in case against Irom Sharmila  Rediff.com2 months ago

US paper calls for repealing law empowering India's military to commit abuses in Kashmir, other 'dis

NEW YORK, July 26 (APP): A leading US newspaper has called for the repeal of India's notorious Armed Forces Special Powers Act, or Afspa, which authorizes Indian armed forces to commit "repeated, documented" human rights abuses against civilians in ...
 Associated Press of Pakistan1 month ago Punjab terror attack: Time for India to strike back  Meri News1 month ago India to modernize Myanmar armed forces | India's aircraft carrier to come with US help  Economic Times1 month ago
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