AFSPA

  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 15, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey August 20, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Irom Sharmila freed, says her fast against AFSPA will continue August 20, 2014

    Irom Sharmila has been released from Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Science of Imphal on Wednesday evening. A Manipur Court on Tuesday had ordered Sharmila's release citing lack of evidence on attempted suicide charges. The court had said that she should be released immediately. ...
  • News 360: Molestation survivor harassed by Mumbai Police August 19, 2014

    In yet another case of insensitivity by the police, a young woman had to undergo a harrowing ordeal when she went to file her complaint for molestation by goons in Mumbai. ...
  • Relief for Irom Sharmila as court orders release August 19, 2014

    A landmark directive from a sessions court in Manipur has come as a relief for antiAFSPA activist Iron Sharmila. The court has ordered her release from custody. ...
  • Want to meet Modi to seek repulsion of AFSPA: Irom Sharmila May 29, 2014

    Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila, who has been on hunger strike for over a decade, was in Delhi for a court hearing and hoped to meet PM Narendra Modi to seek the repulsion of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. She was asked to appear in a 2006 case of attempting...
  • There shouldn't be a conflict between law and human rights: MoS Home May 28, 2014

    Speaking to CNNIBN on the Irom Sharmila case, MoS Home Kiren Rijiju said that while dealing with Irom Sharmila's case, there can't be any conflict between human rights and the law. "While establishing the rule of law, there should not be any abuse of human rights," he said. ...
  • I hope Modi government repeals AFSPA: Irom Sharmila May 27, 2014

    Manipuri activist Irom Sharmila tells CNNIBN her expectations from the new government. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 5, 2013

    Former Uttar Pradesh minister Raja Bhaiya on Tuesday pleaded innocence in the DSP murder case and said that he was a victim of political conspiracy. ...
  • Charges against me are baseless: Irom Sharmila March 4, 2013

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Irom Sharmila said that she loved life and was only using fast as a means of protest. ...
  • FTN: Should armed forces get special immunity in cases of rape? February 4, 2013

    The Justice Verma panel has proposed amending the notorious Armed Forces Special Power Act which give security personnel immunity from sexual crimes in conflict areas. ...
  • News 360: J&K's first girl band quits after fatwa February 4, 2013

    Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Monday told CNNIBN that the state will protect the girls if they wanted to continue performing. ...
  • Has India abandoned Irom Sharmila, Iron Lady of Manipur? November 5, 2012

    Irom Sharmila, Manipur's 'Iron Lady', on Monday completed 12 years of protest demanding repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA). ...
  • Irom Sharmila's fast enters the 12th year November 5, 2012

    She is protesting against the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. ...
  • J&K: AFSPA will go in 2 months, says Omar Abdullah May 7, 2012

    J&K Chief Minister on Monday promised that there would be progress on Armed Forces Special Powers Act. ...
  • Army has failed to check insurgency: Farooq Abdullah November 27, 2011

    Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate Farooq Abdullah said every successful infiltration from across the border is a collective failure of the system. ...
  • AFSPA will be revoked this month: Omar's uncle November 2, 2011

    Omar Abdullah's uncle Mustafa Kamal, who controversially blamed the Army for recent grenade blasts in the valley, has on Wednesday suggested militants and even the opposition PDP could have been behind them. ...
  • India @ 9 with Veeraraghav and Anubha Bhonsle October 28, 2011

    Watch all the major news of the day and talking point with Veeraraghav and Anubha Bhonsle. ...
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Saifuddin Soz October 27, 2011

    The Jammu and Kashmir Congress chief Saifuddin Soz has slammed Chief Minister Omar Abdullah over Armed Forces Act. ...
  • AFSPA within the purview of Home Ministry: Army Chief October 27, 2011

    Army Chief Gen VK Singh reacted to Farooq Abdulalh's brother Mustafa Kamal's statement accusing the Army of being behind the recent spate of violence in the valley. ...
  • India @ 9 with Karma Paljor October 26, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Karma Paljor. ...
  • Srinagar grenade attack sparks AFSPA discussion October 25, 2011

    Discussion on withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) from some parts of Jammu and Kashmir after two grenade attacks in Srinagar a day before Diwali. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 12, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • Does India care about Irom Sharmila? August 29, 2011

    Irom Sharmila has been on a fast for over a decade and demand that the Armed Forces Special Powers Act must go. ...
  • AFSPA debate: Is Army needed to govern Kashmir? September 16, 2010

    The allparty meeting on Kashmir issue on Wednesday, has decided to send an allparty delegation to the Valley....
  • Debate over AFSPA in Kashmir continues August 11, 2010

    The army also convinced that the capacity of the state police would need to be augmented. ...