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A broken window pane in a classroom i in Government Higher Secondary School in Mattan, Anantnag.

Allegations of the use of excessive force and the shooting of a student inside a school in Kashmir by security forces must be swiftly and impartially investigated and those responsible brought to justice, Amnesty International India said today.

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Commit A Crime, Win An Award - The New Indian Way

Earlier this year, controversy shook the nation when a video went viral of a soldier tying a man to a jeep as a human shield to escape a mob. 317 more words


Give us full AFSPA cover to tackle J&K issue: Army tells Centre

Authority over the central armed police forces, a positive social media outreach programme and full protective cover under the Armed Forces Special Powers Act or AFSPA is what the Indian Army has sought in a bid to restore normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir.

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RSS laborer slaughtered in Kannur: BJP's botch in assaulting Kerala senator lets CPM free

Political executing is not another marvel in the northern region of Kannur in Kerala. One of the most grounded and most seasoned bastions of the Communist Party of India (Marxist), the area had dependably been the bloodiest one too. 238 more words

What if Kashmir's AFSPA was applied to India Inc

The folks in corporate India have strong views about their own perceptions of ‘ground realities’

Almost everyone in the Indian corporate world has a view on the ongoing tragedy in Kashmir. 944 more words

Kashmir: A Fiery Vale

I do not claim to know all about Kashmir and its problems. I do, however, have a decent bit of an understanding of the issue, which is why I felt this piece, at this time, would be appropriate. 3,970 more words


Law against Law

Fifteen years ago India woke into a new dawn of struggle in the northeastern state of India. The struggle was against a draconian law – Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA). 258 more words