Assam rifles

A file photo of Irom Sharmila. Photo: PTI<br />

Irom Sharmila and malaise de Manipur

3 min read . 12 Aug 2016
The late Havildar Hangpan Dada of 35 Rashtriya Rifles with his wife Chasen on a holiday<br />

Portrait of an Indian Soldier

7 min read . 03 Jun 2016
In Nagaland, where AFSPA is in force, media, politicians and bureaucrats have always had to balance agencies of the government of India and rebel groups. Photo: AFP<br />

Free media in conflict zones

3 min read . 01 Dec 2015
Recent reverses for several key insurgencies in the North-East have not happened on account of AFSPA, but a combination of effective policing and coordinated combat operations. Photo: Diptendu Dutta/AFP<br />