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Armed Forces Special Powers Act: Omar, Defence Ministry headed for confrontation?

25 years of AFSPA: 43,000 dead in 21 years

Days before the imposition of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act completes 25 years in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, a report by Amnesty looks at the excesses of the security forces and urges for an urgent repeal of the Act DNA, 23 hours ago
J&K Govt. not in hurry to revoke AFSPA: Dy CM Rising Kashmir, 1 week ago

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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 Standard19 hours ago Amnesty releases damning report on human rights violations in J-K  Rediff.com20 hours ago Amnesty Seeks Probe Into Human Rights Violations in J&K  Outlook19 hours ago Amnesty for AFSPA review every 6 months  The Assam Tribune14 hours ago
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Accountability still missing for Human Rights violations in Kashmir: Amnesty India

Twenty-five years after the introduction of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in Jammu and Kashmir, the law continues to feed a cycle of impunity for human rights violations, Amnesty International India said in a new report published today. The News ...
 Sikh Siyasat Online20 hours ago Amnesty urges government to repeal AFSPA  Asian Age4 weeks ago Amnesty International urges India to withdraw draconian AFSPA from Indian Kashmir  The Express Tribune4 weeks ago Repel AFSPA from Kashmir: AI  Kashmir Observer4 weeks ago
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Tripura shows the way

The much-maligned Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act is a necessary evil in specific situations. Therefore, its revocation from a particular location officially notified as a disturbed area is a happy sign. It signifies that the reasons for which a measure ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

AFSPA is lifted in Tripura

In a landmark decision Tripura chief minister Manik Sarkar lifted the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act from his state. It had been in force since 1997. Mr Sarkar said the decision was taken in a meeting Wednesday. “Insurgent activities have now been ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

MHA will look into AFSPA rollback from Arunachal: Rajnath

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has assured his ministry would look into rolling back of Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act from Arunachal Pradesh, a major students union of the state said on Monday.The assurance was given by Singh when All Arunachal Pradesh Students Union (AAPSU) delegation met the minister at his residence in the national capital yesterday and submitted a memorandum to him.Singh said the notification regarding extenasion of AFSPA to nine districts other than besides Tirap, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago MHA will look into rolling back AFSPA in Arunachal Pradesh: Rajnath Singh  First Post.com1 month ago MHA will look into AFSPA in Arunachal: Rajnath  Business Standard1 month ago 'MHA will look into AFSPA in Arunachal'  The Assam Tribune1 month ago

NC demands for immediate revocation of AFSPA again

Giving Tripura’s example, National Conference on Saturday sought immediate revocation of Armed Forces Special Powers Act from Jammu and Kashmir, saying continuation of the Act was not in sync with the “significant” decrease in violence in the past six years. On May 27, the Tripura government decided to lift AFSPA from the state, where the controversial law was in effect for the last 18 years to curb insurgency. The party also called for resumption of dialogue between India and ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago National Conference cites Tripura's case, calls for revocation of AFSPA from J&K  Zee News1 month ago National Conference cites Tripura's case, calls for revocation of AFSPA from J&K  DNA1 month ago NC Cites Tripura's Case, Calls for Revocation of AFSPA From J&K  Outlook1 month ago
Times of India

Tripura effect: J&K's political parties renew demand on Afspa repeal

When militancy started in Jammu and Kashmir in late 1980s, Parliament passed the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in September 1990. By Hakeem Irfan SRINAGAR: The ruling People's Democratic Party and the Opposition National Conference have welcomed the ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

BJP blames Arunachal Pradesh Govt for AFSPA

The Arunachal Pradesh unit of BJP today said that the decision to impose Armed Forces Special Powers' Act AFSPA in 12 districts of the State was taken due to failure of the State Government to curb militant activity which is on the rise in recent times Source ...
 E Pao!2 months ago AFSPA in Arunachal Due To State's Failure to Curb Militancy: BJP  Outlook2 months ago AFSPA in AP due to state govt's failure to curb militancy: BJP  Business Standard2 months ago

AFSPA extension in Arunachal Kiren Rijiju’s decision?

With protest against the extension of Armed Forces (Special Power) Act getting louder in the frontier state of Arunachal Pradesh, the role of union minister of state for home Kiren Rijiju and some home ministry officials have come under the scanner of the ...
 Asian Age2 months ago
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