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Congress demands AFSPA withdrawal from northeastern states in Lok Sabha


Commemorating the martyr who sacrificed his life demanding the withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act AFSPA from the State, the 13th commemoration of Pebam Chittaranjan was held at Bishnupur Bazar today by Manipur Students 8217 Federation Source ... E Pao!, 13 hours ago
CM mulls lifting DAA if LO improves E Pao!, 3 weeks ago

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Govt declares entire Assam as 'disturbed' for another month

The Centre has declared entire Assam as a "disturbed" area under the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) for one more month, citing various violent activities by insurgent groups ULFA, NDFB, and others. The Union home ministry also ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Nagaland declared as 'disturbed area' under AFSPA for 6 more  DNA1 month ago No surrender  Kangla Times2 months ago Disturbed area tag on 3 NE States extended till August 31  The Assam Tribune1 week ago

Meira Paibi Day observed in Manipur

Commemorating the movement of Manipuri womenfolk against the atrocities committed by Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFPSA) in the state in 1980, 19th Meira Paibi Numit was observed on Sunday in Manipur.The main observance function was held at Tharo Devi ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Irom Sharmila to tie the knot

Finally, Irom Sharmila, the indefatigable fighter against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Manipur, has decided to tie the knot.On Wednesday, she filed an application for marriage with her long-time British friend Desmond Coutinho in the office ...
 Prokerala1 month ago

Will give assistance to SIT probing fake encounters:Manipur CM

The Manipur government will provide "necessary assistance" to a special investigating team (SIT) set up the Supreme Court to probe extra-judicial killings and fake encounters by security forces in the insurgency-hit state, Chief Minister N Biren Singh said ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago CBI to probe encounter killings in Manipur: Supreme Court  DNA1 month ago Apex court orders CBI probe into Manipur killings  Deccan Herald1 month ago NHRC has been reduced to a toothless tiger: Supreme Court points out the loopholes  catchnews.com1 month ago

Punjab Police inspector arrested in drug peddling case

A Punjab Police inspector was today arrested for his alleged links to drug peddlers by a special task force which seized a large haul of drugs, arms and ammunition from his official quarters. Raids were carried out on inspector Inderjit Singh's Jalandhar ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

Special report: Philip Morris takes aim at young people in India, and health officials are fuming

By Aditya Kalra, Paritosh Bansal, Tom Lasseter and Duff Wilson NEW DELHI (Reuters) - S. K. Arora spent more than three years trudging through the Indian summer heat and monsoon rains to inspect tobacco kiosks across this sprawling megacity, tearing down ...
 Sify1 month ago Special report: Inside Philip Morris' campaign to subvert the global anti-smoking treaty  Sify1 month ago

Govt should find political solution to Kashmir problem:Karat

The Kashmir issue cannot be tackled by using forces and the BJP-led NDA government should find a political solution, senior CPI-M leader Prakash Karat said today. "The government cannot find a solution by using forces -- CRPF, BSF or any other agencies in the ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

India, Russia ink key pact for 2 nuclear power units

The two countries also asked all nations to stop cross-border movement of terrorists and asserted that a decisive collective response from the international community without 'double standards and selectivity' was required to combat the threat of terrorism. IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin issue a joint statement after a summit in St Petersburg on Thursday. Photograph: @MEAIndia/Twitter India and Russia on Thursday concluded a much-awaited pact for ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago

Irom Sharmila ties knot with British partner in Kodaikanal

Manipur civil rights activist Irom Sharmila married her long-time partner Desmond Coutinho, a British national, under the Special Marriage Act at the Sub-Registrar's office in Kodaikanal on Thursday. The wedding was held in the presence of sub-registrar Radhakrishnan with Coutinho putting the ring on Sharmila's finger.   It was a simple function and the families of the bride and groom were absent. Earlier, the couple married under the Hindu Marriage Act and were asked by the sub-registrar ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago A heroine weds in Kodaikanal  Rediff.com2 days ago
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