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Nagaland Killings: SIT To Present Findings Before Court After Receiving Forensic Reports

Jan 14, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The state government constituted the SIT on December 5 and transferred the case to State Crime Police Station at Kohima to complete the investigation within one month.

Nagaland Govt Firm On Repeal Of AFSPA: CM Rio

Jan 13, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio said that despite the Union Home Ministry’s decision last year to extend the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA),1958, for another six months in Nagaland, the state government is firm on the resolution adopted in the House.


2021 Mon Killings Shattered Dream Of Peaceful Nagaland

2021: Fourteen civilians, including six daily wagers working at a coal mine, were shot dead in a series of firings by security forces in Nagaland’s Mon district on December 4 in a botched anti-militancy operation, triggering a nationwide outrage.

NSF, NPF to hold democratic agitations till Centre withdraws AFSPA

Dec 31, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The NPF said it is “aghast and affronted” to learn about the extension of the Disturbed Area Act (DAA) in Nagaland for a further six months with effect from Thursday.


Nagaland: NSF, NPF To Demand AFSPA Repeal Through ‘Democratic Agitations’

Nagaland: The Centre has reconsidered its latest extension of the controversial Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) by six months in the state, amidst the row over the killing of 14 civilians by the security forces in the state.

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30 December, 2021

Entire Nagaland Declared 'Disturbed Area' For Over Six Months, AFSPA To Continue

PTI

Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) will be again in effect in Nagaland from December 30. The move came days after the Union government constituted a high-level committee to examine the possibility of the withdrawal of AFSPA from Nagaland.


28 December, 2021

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

Tanvir Aeijaz

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.


28 December, 2021

Racism And Alienation: North-East Indians Fleeing Insurgency Find No Solace In Delhi

Trisha Mukherjee

People from the North-East living in Delhi often face racial profiling, discrimination, difficulties in getting jobs or safe housing.


28 December, 2021

Violence Against Minorities Harms India's Democratic Credentials At World Stage

Seema Guha

Should Democratic India continue with the AFSPA at a time when New Delhi is Hoping to make its mark in the international stage and be counted?


27 December, 2021

Nagaland Civilian Killings: Accounts From 'Ground Zero' Piece Together How It Happened

Outlook Web Desk

A report released by the Eastern Naga Students' Federation has tried to dispel misinformation and fake news about the firing by security forces that led to the death of 13 civilians from Oting, Nagaland.


27 December, 2021

Centre sets up high-level committee to examine possibility of lifting AFSPA from Nagaland

Outlook Web Desk

The committee has been set up three days after Union Home Minister Amit Shah held a meeting with Chief Ministers of Nagaland and Assam Neiphiu Rio and Himanta Biswa Sarma respectively.


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26 December, 2021

Committee To Look Into Withdrawal Of Controversial AFSPA From Nagaland

Outlook Web Desk

The Nagaland government has said that a committee will be formed to look into the withdrawal of the controversial Armed Force Special (Special Powers) Act.


25 December, 2021

A Night At Cemetery: In Nagaland's Oting, Villagers Sang Christmas Songs To The Dead

Chinki Sinha

Six coal miners were shot dead by security forces in an ambush in Nagaland's Oting on December 4 as they returned from Tiru where they worked. Seven more people were killed and many more got injured in the second round of firing that night.


18 December, 2021

After Attending PM Modi’s Seminar, Mayors From Across India To Visit Ayodhya Today

PTI

Ayodhya: Over 100 mayors from across India will visit the temple town on Saturday, after they attended the seminar addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


17 December, 2021

Nagaland CM Launches Portal For ILP Applications

Outlook Web Desk

The ILP is a document that allows non-indigenous people from outside the state to enter or temporarily stay in Nagaland.


17 December, 2021

Nagaland Civilian Killings: How Many Stories Do You Read On My Face

Chinki Sinha

The protests that have been rocking the Blue Mountains of Nagaland since the December 4 massacre, don't even appear as a dreamscape in the horizon of the putative Indian


16 December, 2021

Naga Students' Federation To Hold Rally For Repeal Of AFSPA Tomorrow

PTI

AFSPA (Armed Forces Special Powers Act) has been again in focus after Mon incident, following which the chorus has grown for its repeal in the Northeast India.


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13 December, 2021

Nagaland Incident: ‘Time For Centre And States To Review AFSPA In Northeast’, Says Irom Sharmila

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Nagaland firing incident resulted into the killing of 14 civilians and a soldier. The botched anti-insurgency operation and retaliatory violence on December 4 and the following day in Nagaland's Mon district created massive uproar on AFSPA.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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