For police officers, the ex-gratia has been hiked to Rs 70 lakh from the existing Rs 48 lakh in case of death in militancy-related incidents. For Special Police Officers, the ex-gratia has been increased to Rs 30 lakh from the existing Rs 14.50 lakh. read more
Rahul (22) in army uniform and Army CO (commanding officer) written on his car tried to enter Chaubattia, but army personnel there stopped him and sought identification documents, which he could not produce. read more
Vinesh Phogat of India (in orange) grapples Uzbekistan's D Yakhshimuratova in the semi-finals of women’s 50kg freestyle wrestling event at Asian Games 2018, in Jakarta. Phogat won her bout in little over a minute to storm into the title round, beating Yakhshimuratova by technical superiority.
The plea said registration of FIR and prosecution of army personnel is against the provisions of AFSPA as they grant immunity to them against prosecution for actions performed during official duties. read more