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AFSPA extended in Assam for six months

The controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) has been extended in Assam for the next six months, a Home Ministry official said on Friday."The state government has for the first time since 1990 extended the act on its own. Earlier, the Home ... Prokerala, 1 month ago
Centre unlikely to extend AFSPA in State beyond Aug 31 The Assam Tribune, 2 months ago

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State Govt sets terms for withdrawal of AFSPA

GUWAHATI, Sept 5 - The Assam Government is likely to consider withdrawal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) provided the Centre agrees to deploy additional central paramilitary forces or allow the State to raise additional India Reserve ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago Commemoration  E Pao!2 months ago CM mulls lifting DAA if LO improves  E Pao!2 months ago

Russia detains two alleged spies for Ukraine in Crimea

Russia said today it had detained two of its citizens including a member of the armed forces who allegedly passed Ukraine military secrets on the Black Sea naval fleet based in Moscow-annexed Crimea.The FSB security service said in a statement that it had ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Tough cases slapped on Gurung

GJM president Bimal Gurung has been booked under sections of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and Arms Act in connection with the grenade blast at the Kalimpong police station and an explosion in Darjeeling town. Cases have also been slapped against ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

As killings unfold in Rakhine, Rohingyas in India struck with worry and fear

The ongoing exodus from Rakhine means that nearly half of Myanmar’s one million Rohingyas may have been forced from their homes, a new statement by Brussels based Crisis Group says. Since 25 August, UNHCR says more than 2.9 lakh Rohingyas have crossed ...
 catchnews.com1 month ago

Raqqa has fallen but the strife in Syria may not end very soon

Ideology and ideas derived from it rarely perish. They become dormant and survive even if the physical manifestation of an ideology is extinguished. The liberation of Raqqa, the so-called capital of the proto-Caliphate, established by Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi in ...
 catchnews.com20 hours ago

Kashmir Files: Hullabaloo In The Valley

An attempt by the J&K bar association to challenge the instrument of accession is preposterous. There is a fine line between calculation and deceit and the bar body using prevarication cannot rewrite history There is an old Creole proverb which says cutting ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 day ago

Freedom Files: Luring the wolf with the hen

People don't change, times do for the past holds no sway over the future. This could not be truer for Indian Princes who were caught in a time warp. Chewing their States virtually down to the bone with their excesses and utter disregard for the democratic ...
 The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Green shoots of peace in Kashmir: Rajnath

The situation in Kashmir Valley has improved significantly over the past year and some green shoots of peace are visible, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said today as he expressed willingness to meet every stakeholder to resolve long-standing issues.
 Deccan Herald1 month ago Won't allow another generation to go waste in Kashmir: Rajnath Singh  Rediff.com1 month ago

Repeal AFSPA call rung out at Ghy meet

Senior Advocate Khaidem Mani has made it clear that India can never become a member of the United Nation's Security Council until and unless the inhuman Armed Forces Special Powers Act, 1958, is repealed from the State, at the North East Indigenous People's ...
 E Pao!1 month ago
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