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A lunch date with Irom Sharmila

The invitation for the 11th Global Youth Peace Fest, organised by Yuvsatta at the Chandigarh Institute of Hotel Management, mentioned an interaction with Manipur's Iron lady Irom Sharmila over lunch. Quite a tempting offer! For, until a few months ... Chandigarh Tribune, 1 day ago
The Hindu

Not just naughty

There's more to nautanki than the filmi item number, say performers, as they gird up with new themes and new audiences Baiji, her pallu tucked firmly into her waist, runs her nautanki kampani like a tight ship. But she can't quite stamp down the ...
 The Hindu3 weeks ago

11 Facts You Must Know About Irom Chanu Sharmila The Iron Lady Of Manipur

On 9th August 2016, Irom Chanu Sharmila, better known as The Iron Lady Of Manipur, ended her 16-year-long fast which she had kept to protest against AFSPA in her home state of Manipur. This turned out to be the longest fast in human history! Despite ...
 Indiatimes1 month ago

Solidarity Action for Irom Sharmila in Delhi

Delhi, 10th August 2016 Solidarity Action for Irom Sharmila in Delhi on 9th August 2016 A solidarity action expressing deep respect for Irom Sharmila and supporting the ongoing struggle for justice by civil society in Manipur, was organized at ...
 E Pao1 month ago Jantar Mantar meet acknowledges Sharmila  Sangai Express1 month ago Delhi activists support Sharmila  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Jantar Mantar meet acknowledges Irom Sharmila  E Pao1 month ago
Times of India

Sharmila under medical care, on liquid diet

IMPHAL: Manipur's Iron Lady Irom Sharmila, who broke her 16-year-old hunger strike on Tuesday, remained under supervision at Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences (JNIMS) on Wednesday and was put on a special liquid diet. A senior JNIMS ...
 The Gulf Today1 month ago How did Iron Lady fast for 16 years? Will power and yoga made Irom Sharmila survive for 16 years  Siasat Daily1 month ago Will power and Yoga helped Sharmila survive 16-year-old fast  Economic Times1 month ago Irom Sharmila's secret to good health during 16-year fast was yoga  Firstpost.com1 month ago

Alternative schools of thought

The present education system came out of the transition from the agrarian society to the industrial society. We tell ourselves a story about how education helps children to become successful adults. Everyone is made to believe that if you leave the ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago

Irom Sharmila Says Yoga Kept Her Alive As She Struggled To Survive The World's Longest Fast!

Irom Sharmila's iron resolve, surprisingly good health and calm, despite undertaking the world's longest hunger strike was only possible through yoga. a BCCL According to her associates and family members, she learnt yoga in 1998, two years ...
 Indiatimes1 month ago Irom Sharmila: What's next for world's longest hunger striker?  BBC1 month ago
Mumbai Mirror

End of fast, but still furious

Manipur's Iron Lady is all set to reboot and return to the protest fray, this time, armed with a political ticket to continue her fight against AFSPA. Bitter were the tortuous Rylestube memories of sixteen long years. No amount of honey could erase ...
 Mumbai Mirror1 month ago

Activist in India to give up her 16-year hunger strike

MUMBAI, India — On the first Thursday of November 2000, Irom Sharmila was observing a weekly religious fast. She did not know it would be 16 years before her next regular meal. That day, Indian security forces allegedly killed 10 civilians at a ...
 MSN News US1 month ago Why an Indian activist plans to give up her 16-year hunger strike  DailyNews724.com1 month ago

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume IX; Issue 31

Afghanistan IS attack in Kabul claims 80 At least 80 people were killed in Kabul after two suicide bombers ripped through a peaceful demonstration in the city on July 24. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack that injured over ...
 Observer Research Foundation1 month ago
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