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The AFSPA empowers security forces to arrest a person without a warrant and enter or search premises without a warrant along with some other actions.
Updated : 3 days ago IST
The Centre took the step following a further review of the law and order situation in the state of Nagaland.
Updated : 3 days, 7 hours ago IST
The Union Home Ministry on Friday extended "disturbed area" status under the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act, 1958 in parts of Nagaland and Arunachal Pradesh for 6 months.
Updated : 4 weeks, 1 day ago IST
The election campaign for the Assembly polls ended on February 25. The polling will begin at 7 am tomorrow and go on till 4 pm amid tight security.
Updated : 1 month ago IST
Former Nagaland Chief Minister and Naga People's Front (NPF) chief Shurhozelie Liezietsu on Wednesday said that the option for a post-poll alliance is still open, but it's not confirmed which party will they support.
He underlined the ENPO's call for the boycott of elections slated to be held on February 27 and said that the agreement with them is in the final stage.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
The government signed several peace agreements with various tribal insurgent groups in 2022.
Updated : 3 months, 3 weeks ago IST
On the occasion of the 60th Nagaland Statehood Day celebrations, Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on Thursday launched Project Sahyog of the State Police at Nagaland Civil Secretariat Plaza, Kohima.
Updated : 5 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 8 (ANI): Around 40,000 kilograms of drugs were destroyed in the North-Eastern states in the presence of the Union Home Minister Amit Shah, the Home Minister's office said on Saturday.
Guwahati (Assam) [India], October 8 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party-led government would remove Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) only after installing peace in northeast India.
Updated : 5 months, 4 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], October 1 (ANI): The Central government has extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act in nine districts of Nagaland including Dimapur, Niuland, Chumoukedima, Mon, Kiphire, Noklak, Phek, Peren and Zunheboto from Saturday (October 1) to March 30 next year, according
New Delhi [India], October 1 (ANI): The Central government has extended the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act in three districts of Arunachal Pradesh including Tirap, Changlang and Longding districts from Saturday (October 1, 2022) to March 30 next year, according to a notification issued