Updated : 1 week, 4 days ago IST
New Delhi [India], January 10 (ANI): New Delhi, Jan 10 (ANI): Informing that 300 terrorists are waiting across the Line of Control (LoC) to infiltrate into India, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Thursday asserted that any talks with separatists in Jammu and Kashmir can take place only a
Updated : 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi (India), Dec 31 (ANI): The Centre on Sunday extended the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) in Nagaland for a period of six months, declaring the northeastern state a 'disturbed area.'
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Narmada (Gujarat) [India], Dec 20 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that the internal security situation has vastly improved in the country and the incidences of violence have come down, particularly in the Northeast and the Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected states in the recent
Updated : 3 months, 2 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 04 (ANI): The Centre on Wednesday extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act to three districts in Arunachal Pradesh, declaring them as 'disturbed area'.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 1 (ANI): Union Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba on Monday asserted that after due review of the security scenarios, the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) has been lifted from many parts of the country.
Updated : 4 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Guwahati (Assam) [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Assam Governor Jagdish Mukhi on Wednesday extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 (AFSPA) in the state for the next six months.
Updated : 5 months, 1 week ago IST
New Delhi (India), Aug 14 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a plea, filed by a group of over 350 armymen, challenging the dilution of Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA).
Updated : 9 months ago IST
Guwahati (Assam) [India], Apr. 24 (ANI): Following the removal of the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act from parts of the North-East, Convener of the North-East Democratic Alliance Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Tuesday that there was a public demand for it.
Arunachal Pradesh [India] April 23 (ANI): The Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act has been removed from Assam, Meghalaya and parts of Arunachal Pradesh, the Centre said on Monday.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Apr 26 (ANI): Backing the Government's stand of dubbing the Sukma attack as a 'cold blooded murder', senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Wednesday batted for imposition of emergency and the Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA) i
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
Imphal (Manipur) [India], Mar. 3 (ANI): With the stage set for the first phase of polling in the landlocked state of Manipur, all eyes will be on feisty Manipuri activist and political debutant Irom Sharmila.
Updated : 2 years, 3 months ago IST
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Oct 21 (ANI): Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) is not permanent in Jammu and Kashmir, adding the same can be revoked provided an environment of peace and tranquility is created.