Monday, 5 December, 2022

Topic: PSA

Give summer clothes, essentials to PSA detainee Kashmir bar chief: SC to Tihar officials

Mian Qayoom was detained under the Public Safety Act in August last year, ahead of the revocation of Article 370 by the Modi government.

PSA detention order against J&K leaders Hilal Ahmad Lone, Nayeem Akhtar revoked

The revocation comes two days after the Jammu and Kashmir High Court quashed the PSA detention of NC general secretary Ali Mohammad Sagar.

Shah Faesal’s detention extended by 3 months under PSA

Shah Faesal, who has been under detention after scrapping of Jammu and Kashmir's special status, was booked under the PSA in February.

Mehbooba Mufti’s detention under Public Safety Act extended for 3 more months

Mufti was booked under the PSA in February. PSA detention of two other politicians was also extended for three more months.

J&K govt revokes PSA against 28 people lodged in jails

Hundreds of people, including mainstream leaders, were detained and booked under PSA after the central govt revoked Article 370 last August.

45 PSA detainees & 159 other prisoners released from J&K jails due to Covid-19

The Home department has also revoked the PSA of 41 prisoners who are held in different jails outside the Union Territory and ordered their release.

Modi govt amends J&K’s Public Safety Act, withdraws privileges given to former CMs

According to the new order, migrants will now be eligible to apply for a domicile certificate to avail of government jobs in Jammu and Kashmir.

J&K to release 31 prisoners detained under Public Safety Act amid coronavirus outbreak

Politicians including former CM Mehbooba Mufti and Shah Faisal, detained under the Public Safety Act, however, will remain in custody.

What Omar Abdullah’s release means for Kashmir, PDP rebels and Mehbooba Mufti

Omar Abdullah, who celebrated his 50th birthday on 10 March, was finally released Tuesday after 8 months in detention. 

Omar Abdullah released after 8 months in detention, PSA charges revoked

Former Jammu & Kashmir CM Omar Abdullah was taken into custody after the Centre announced it was scrapping Article 370 last August. He was charged under PSA this February.

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File photo | People's Liberation Army of China during a military parade | Wikimedia Commons/

China’s military power is catching up with its economic might. New era is indeed one of war

China faces the possibility that its first war against Taiwan or India could potentially lead many others to come together with the US, and form a tighter military alliance against it.
Representational Image.| Pixabay

Rupee to hover near weaker side of 81/dollar, bond yields await RBI’s monetary policy decision

The rupee ended last week at 81.3175 per dollar but underperformed its Asian peers due to strong demand for the greenback from corporates.


Russian President Vladimir Putin with Chinese President Xi Jinping. (Photo Credit - Reuters)

In western arms sanctions on Russia, China’s arms industry could stand to gain

The arms export embargoes on Moscow could create an opportunity for Beijing to supply arms to countries like Myanmar, which are heavily dependent on Russian arms.
Illustration: Soham Sen | ThePrint

Gujarat election is anything but dull. BJP’s political neurosis about AAP is the hidden headline

Gujarat is the only state where Modi is directly in contention. Even if he wins, the team that runs him closest has much to gain.