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Irom Sharmila dons a new hat with political front: All ...

Irom Sharmila dons a new hat with political front: All you nee...

Manipur's iconic human rights activist Irom Sharmila launched a new political party called the People Resurgence and Justice Alliance in Imphal on Tuesday. Sharmila said she will contest against Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi from the Thoubal ..., 4 days ago

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AFSPA is a political issue, not human rights; will fight it politically: Irom Sharmila

After 16 years of fast, human rights activist Irom Chanu Sharmila finally realised that the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA) is a political rather than a human rights issue. On Tuesday, she formally launched her political party — the ...
 DNA India5 days ago The Iron Lady of Manipur's hunger strike ends  Tanzania Citizen2 months ago Irom Sharmila hasnt met her mother in 16 years and wont do so until AFSPA is revoked  catchnews.com2 months ago Will power and Yoga made Sharmila survive for 16 years  Deccan Herald2 months ago
DNA India

Forget AFSPA, getting a PAN card is Irom Sharmila's biggest challenge right now!

She maybe one of the most iconic activists in the world but back home, but to the bureaucracy Irom Sharmilla doesn't even exist on paper. It seems like Irom Sharmilla has no legal identification document to actually prove she's an Indian citizen.
 DNA India2 months ago Mother visits Irom Sharmila after 16 years  Times of India2 months ago Irom Sharmila's Mother Visits Her After 16 Years  NDTV2 months ago Sharmila, kin in meet row  Calcutta Telegraph2 months ago

Not allowed to meet Sharmila, says family

Family members of Manipur’s iconic human rights crusader Irom Sharmila Chanu on Friday said that they were not allowed to meet her at the JNIMS in Imphal. Though Sharmila is out on bail, one needs special permission of the hospital authorities ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Sharmila's family not allowed to meet her  The Assam Tribune2 months ago Manipuri mothers meet Sharmila, lend support to crusader's mission  Deccan Herald2 months ago New guidelines on meeting prisoners left crusader isolated  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Sharmila asked to stay in hospital for health reasons

After breaking her 16-year-old hunger strike against AFSPA, civil rights activist Irom Sharmila has been asked by doctors to continue staying in the hospital for a few more days. "Her health is fine now but there is no precedence in medical history of how ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Docs ask Irom Sharmila to stay in hospital for health reasons  Asian Age2 months ago

Irom Sharmila's decision to end 16-year fast surprises family, associates

The sudden decision of civil rights activist Irom Sharmila to end her 16-year-old hunger strike against AFSPA next month has taken everyone by surprise including her associates and family members. Irom's elder brother Singhajit, who has been with her throughout her struggle said he never knew she was going to terminate her fast. "I haven't spoken to her in the last few days due to my bad health. I heard it from others about her decision," he told PTI. Sharmila's long-time associate Babloo ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Irom Sharmila's family surprised by her decision  Rediff.com2 months ago Sharmila's family and associates surprised by her decision  Business Standard2 months ago

To contest elections in Manipur, Irom Sharmila has to 'prove' her citizenship first

Irom Sharmila isone of the world's most recognised activists, but at home she's virtually a nobody. This is because the Iron Lady from Manipur has no legaldocuments that identify her as a citizen of this country, reported Hindustan Times .
 Firstpost.com2 months ago Manipur: Irom Sharmila Appears in Court  Equilibrio Informativo2 months 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 ...
 Indiatimes2 months ago

Sharmila's mom denied permission to meet daughter

IMPHAL, Aug 19: Irom Chanu Sharmila's mother Irom Sakhi was denied permission to meet her daughter by JNIMS security today. Sharmila's brother Irom Singhajit told reporters at Manipur Press Club that everybody has the right to meet the anti-AFSPA ...
 Sangai Express2 months ago

The world knows her but Sharmila faces an 'identity' crisis

GUWAHATI: The world knows her as the face of the movement against draconian Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act (AFSPA) but Manipur's Iron Lady Irom Sharmila is facing an identity crisis. The rights activist does not have any legal document to ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago
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