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Army chief expresses regret on Nagaland killings

Army chief General MM Naravane (File Photo)
Published on Jan 12, 2022 03:23 PM IST

‘Positive’ development on AFSPA in Assam, Nagaland soon’: Himanta

Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma.
Published on Jan 01, 2022 07:43 PM IST

Afspa can still be repealed, says Meghalaya CM Conrad Sangma. There’s a rider

Meghalaya chief minister Conrad Sangma said he was confident that with the right conditions, AFSPA could still be repealed.
Published on Dec 31, 2021 07:00 AM IST

Afspa renewed in Nagaland: Govt

The move sparked criticism in the northeastern state still mourning the killing of 14 civilians in a botched army operation (PTI file)
Updated on Dec 31, 2021 04:50 AM IST

Govt panel to review Afspa amid Nagaland killings row

There were massive protests across the state with Naga organizations seeking a fair probe into the incident. In picture - Rally in Kohima, Nagaland, against the killing of fourteen civilians.
Published on Dec 27, 2021 03:34 AM IST

Centre forms panel, headed by Vivek Joshi, to study AFSPA removal from Nagaland

File photo of a protest in Nagaland against the death of 14 civilians in the state.
Updated on Dec 26, 2021 10:45 PM IST

Panel to look into AFSPA withdrawal, says Nagaland govt post meet with Amit Shah

Representational image.
Updated on Dec 26, 2021 02:41 PM IST

Nagaland passes resolution seeking roll-back of Afspa

The Nagaland assembly had previously adopted resolutions for withdrawal of AFSPA in 1971 and 2015.
Updated on Dec 21, 2021 01:33 AM IST

Now, Manipur CM backs Afspa repeal

Manipur chief minister N Biren Singh. (ANI)
Published on Dec 12, 2021 03:34 AM IST

‘If we come back to power…’: In Manipur, Congress promises this on AFSPA

A poster calling for revocation of AFSPA in Nagaland, on December 5 (PTI)
Updated on Dec 11, 2021 10:47 PM IST

On Manipur visit, Conrad Sangma vows to continue fight to repeal AFSPA

Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma is attending a Youth Conclave organized by the National People’s Youth Front (NPYF) in Manipur’s Imphal West district. (PTI PHOTO.)
Published on Dec 11, 2021 03:02 AM IST

Nagaland killings: Cong team en route to Mon district stopped at Jorhat airport

Congress leaders protest at Jorhat airport after they were not allow to leave for Nagaland on Wednesday. (Twitter/@gauravgogoiasm)
Published on Dec 09, 2021 05:07 AM IST

News updates from HT: TMC MPs to meet Shah today to seek govt's stance on AFSPA

People participate in a demonstration in Nagaland’s Mon district on Sunday night following the killings of civilians. (PTI)
Updated on Dec 08, 2021 12:44 PM IST

TMC MPs to meet Amit Shah today, seek Centre's stance on repeal of AFSPA

Placards and black flag are put up at the venue of Hornbill festival in solidarity with the civilians, killed in an anti-insurgency operation, in Kisama in Nagaland, on Sunday. (PTI)
Published on Dec 08, 2021 12:10 PM IST

Armed forces' excesses don't go well in democracy like India: Neiphiu Rio 

File photo of Nagaland CM Neiphiu Rio.
Updated on Dec 07, 2021 05:20 PM IST

Nagaland firing: Cabinet to write to Centre demanding immediate repeal of AFSPA

Soldiers ride past the main town in a convoy in Nagaland capital Kohima.
Updated on Dec 07, 2021 04:06 PM IST

‘We can’t afford to let it be perceived…': Tharoor has this to say on Afspa

Placards and black flag are put up at the venue of Hornbill festival in solidarity with the civilians, killed in an anti-insurgency operation, in Kisama in Nagaland, on Sunday. (PTI)
Published on Dec 07, 2021 01:02 PM IST

Blackened India's image: Nagaland CM asks Centre to repeal Afspa from Nagaland

Army soldiers ride past the main town in a convoy in Kohima, capital of northeastern Nagaland state, 
Updated on Dec 06, 2021 03:09 PM IST

Demand for Afspa repeal renews in Nagaland

Placards and black flag are put up at the venue of Hornbill festival in solidarity with the civilians, killed in an anti-insurgency operation, in Kisama in Nagaland, on Sunday. (PTI)
Updated on Dec 06, 2021 11:45 AM IST

Building Indian narratives and battling new militancy in Kashmir

The security forces on patrol in Kashmir.
Published on Aug 08, 2021 12:36 PM IST

Disturbed Area’ status extended for one year in Manipur

The Act is in force in the state since 1980 and has been extended from time to time.
Updated on Jan 01, 2021 04:01 PM IST

Home ministry declares Nagaland as ‘disturbed area’ for a further period of 6 months under AFSPA

In this file photo, pedestrians seen standing outside roadside shops at dusk in Kohima, capital of Nagaland.
Updated on Dec 30, 2020 06:11 PM IST

AFSPA exceeded in three J-K killings: Army

The three men, related to each other, were gunned down in an encounter on July 18.
Updated on Sep 19, 2020 07:47 AM IST

Nagaland declared ‘disturbed area’, MHA extends AFSPA in state by 6 months

The ministry of home affairs declared on Monday the entire state of Nagaland a “disturbed area” for six more months.
Updated on Dec 31, 2019 02:55 AM IST

No suggestion on Afspa in report to Congress, says Hooda

Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General D S Hooda
Updated on Apr 04, 2019 11:32 PM IST

‘Nobody can dilute AFSPA’: Amit Shah in Udhampur

Amit Shah also described the BJP as a party that follows the ideals of Syama Prasada Mukherjee who made the supreme sacrifice in Kashmir.
Updated on Apr 04, 2019 07:39 AM IST

Lok Sabha Elections 2019: Cong’s poll promise to amend AFSPA will weaken armed forces: Sitharaman

Union defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman claimed on Wednesday that the Congress’s promise in its manifesto to amend the AFSPA was aimed at weakening the armed forces.
Updated on Apr 27, 2020 07:29 AM IST

Lok Sabha elections 2019: In Congress manifesto, new court of appeals tops legal reform list

The Congress pledged to establish a Court of Appeal to hear appeals related to judgments and orders of the high courts.
Published on Apr 03, 2019 12:07 AM IST

Entire Nagaland declared ‘disturbed’ for six more months under AFSPA

The entire state of Nagaland has been declared “disturbed area” for six more months, till June-end, under the AFSPA, which empowers security forces to conduct operations anywhere and arrest anyone without any prior notice.
Updated on Dec 31, 2018 03:47 PM IST
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