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AFSPA: All that you need to know about it

AFSPA has been repealed in Tripura and the state is receiving accolades from the human rights’ warriors across India and why not after all the insurgency has died down in the state and the law too was abused by the Army men. 488 more words

Current Affairs

Kashmir and narrow nationalism

Recently, many on social media are sharing pictures of people holding Pakistani flag from Kashmiri separatist leader’s rallies asking accountability to Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) led Indian Government for the kind of nationalism they represent. 581 more words

Democracy

Tripura lifts controversial #AFSPA

Prabin Kalita,TNN | May 27, 2015, 

The Act was promulgated in the state in February 16, 1997 due to relentless violence and bloodshed.

AGARTALA: The Tripura government on Wednesday lifted the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, (AFSPA) from the state with immediate effect, chief minister Manik Sarkar announced. 285 more words

Human Rights

New definitions in dark times

If you oppose imperialism, sectarianism, totalitarianism..,
If you don’t agree that development of few corporates is development for all,
If you feel that slogans like ‘make in India’, ‘India Shining’ are pornographic, 102 more words

Poetry

Counter-terrorism and -extremism: Crying questions to democracy

Terrorism is very notorious word and very useful to world’s most notorious powers to carry forward and justify their barbarian imperialist exploitation. In order to survive from economic crises which are inherent in capitalist system, they need wars to sell their defense technology and bloodthirsty weapons to the people who need food, health, and education. 807 more words

Capitalism

Will the people of Manipur ever see justice?

Killing after killings, judicial probe after judicial probes, but where is justice? The Sanjit fake encounter case that managed to rocked the state for a while slipped away silently with the victims bearing the pain of the aftermath. 697 more words

Manipur

কাশ্মীরে পুলিশের গুলিতে তরুনের মৃত্যুর প্রতিবাদে বিবৃতি

জাতির আত্মনিয়ন্ত্রনের অধিকার – জাতিসত্তার অধিকার ইত্যাদি প্রচুর অধিকারে ভরপুর ‘ভারত’ নামক রাষ্ট্রের সংবিধান। সমুদ্রতটে ছড়িয়ে থাকা বালির মত ব্যাপারটা। কিন্তু যখন বাস্তবে ফিরে আসা হয় তখন চলে AFSPA। 7 more words

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