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Lanmigi Khongyakhada Meeyambu Hinghannaba Warep Loubani

01 December 2017, Imphal:

Manipur leingakna November 30, 2017 da pangthokhiba Cabinet meephamna Manipur meeyamgi apambagi maiyokta Disturb Area Status sangdokhibasi Manipur meeyamna yapham thokte. Thouwong asi Manipur meeyamgi maiyokta ngasigi leingak asina louba khwaidagi tamthiba warepni. 220 more words

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AFSPA & KASHMIR- A NECESSARY EVIL OR HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSE?

What is AFSPA?

The Quit India Movement began on 9th August 1942.But just 6 days after it began, the British Government tried to suppress it by passing the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Ordinance on 15th August 1942.  1,494 more words

AFSPA extension in Assam: Why has the state turned against itself?

One can understand chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, who has invoked such a provision of law with all its legal and political fall-outs in a situation of fast losing credibility at the political front. 1,266 more words

Assam

Assam declared 'disturbed' for first time in 27 years

For the first time in three decades, Sarbananda Sonowal-led BJP government exercised its power under the controversial Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act by declaring the entire state ‘disturbed’ for the period of six months.

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Politics

Writing North-East

North-East of India or India’s North-East is essentially an idea of space. It is a hybrid space, with each community that makes up this region having a distinctive history of their own. 586 more words

Editorial

Antaragni '16: One

In conversation with Sargam, from Hansraj College, Assam: 114 more words

Gender

HRW calls for transparent investigation into Manipur killings and repeal of AFSPA

After the Supreme Court of India ordered a probe into Manipur fake encounter killings, international rights body Human Rights Watch urges the authority to ensure transparency in the investigation and also calls for the repeal of the Armed Forces (Special Power) Act, 1958. 860 more words

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